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I have hydrocodone/gg syrup (af, sf, df) and does it have acetaminophen in it?

I have hydrocodone/gg syrup (af, sf, df) and does it have acetaminophen in it?

It shoudn't : From the description you gave, it is unlikely. The active ingredients are often listed in small print. If in doubt, talk to your doctor. ...Read more

Hydrocodone (Definition)

Hydrocodone or dihydrocodeinone is a semi-synthetic opioid derived from two naturally occurring opiates: Codeine or thebaine. It is an orally active narcotic analgesic and antitussive. It is available in tablet, capsule, and syrup form. It is used to treat moderate to severe pain or as an antitussive to treat cough. Hydrocodone affects pain by ...Read more


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Prometh syrup stronger than hydrocodone syrup?

Prometh syrup stronger than hydrocodone syrup?

Potency of two drugs: Promethazine and hydrocodone are two different classes of drugs. Promethazine or Phenergan (promethazine) is a neuroleptic used primarily for nausea and hydrocodone is an opioid or narcotic used primarily for pain. A comparison of these two medications as far as their strength or potency is concerned is not feasible since these medications have different indications.. ...Read more

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Do you think it could be safe to take recently expired hydrocodone syrup?

Probably: The expiration date means that you still have 95% potency. But the decay curve after that is unpredictable. A few days probably doesn't matte;, a few months and i say no go. ...Read more

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Is expired hydrocodone apap syrup safe?

Expired meds: Expired meds, including hydrocodone, still have potency, but perhaps not as much as the fresh medication. There is no danger in taking them, with rare exceptions. ...Read more

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Hycodan (hydrocodone) syrup order online?

Hycodan (hydrocodone) syrup order online?

Absolutly not!: You may hear that some narcotics can be purchased over the counter in mexico or canada but this is not the case in the us. And for good reason. Quality control. ...Read more

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Can you use hydrocodone homatropine syrup anymore?

Can you use hydrocodone homatropine syrup anymore?

As Cough Remedy: Should not be used continuously. Homatropine is a drying agent and discourages abuse. ...Read more

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Is it okay to take hydrocodone 10/325 with virtussin ac syrup?

Not recommended: both of these drugs contain opioids and adding them together increases their risks. The prescribing doctor or your pharmacist are better sources for information on this, since they will know your health history and use of medications. Adding them together, particularly if combined with other CNS depressant drugs, including alcohol, can lead to sedation. Generally, do not drive on these meds. ...Read more

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Breath and body odor from hydrocodone syrup, what to do?

Breath and body odor from hydrocodone syrup, what to do?

Body odor: Hydrocodone slows down digestion and even causes incomplete digestion. Heres some things to try: Avoid beef and pork, Drink lots of pure water, take a wheat grass or chlorophyll supplement, soaking hot bath versus shower, aluminum free deodorant, apple cider vingear to under arms and groin, consider a 'detox' diet for a few weeks ...Read more

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Could hydrocodone cough syrup expire?

Could hydrocodone cough syrup expire?

Yes....: This is a prescription medicine and will have a pharmacy label on it. On the pharmacy label, it will have the expiration date. It is usually around 1 year from the date it was prescribed. If your medicine has expired, and you have continued symptoms, see your doctor for a new prescription. ...Read more

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What can you do for an allergic reaction hydrocodone homatropine syrup?

What can you do  for an allergic reaction hydrocodone homatropine syrup?

Stop the medication: The first thing to do is immediately stop the medication causing the allergic reaction. You can also take an over-the-counter antihistamine (benadryl, zyrtec, (cetirizine) claritin) to help the symptoms. However, if the allergic reaction is severe (ie lip swelling, throat swelling, difficulty breathing or swallowing, etc) you should immediately be see at the er for further evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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Little cousin took hydrocodone cough syrup; he is only three? Too young?

Little cousin took hydrocodone cough syrup; he is only three?  Too young?

Not necessarily.....: There are a few hydrocodone combination cough medications available that are approved above 2 years of age but , personally, one should consider this a decision of last choice in controlling cough. The potential side-effects outweigh any benefit. ...Read more

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Tell me how much hydrocodone is in a tablespoon of hydrocodone cough syrup?

Tell me how much hydrocodone is in a tablespoon of hydrocodone cough syrup?

30mg: The preparation i found available as a syrup listed the hydrocodone content as 10 mg. Per 5ml (tsp) which works out to 30mg/tbsp . However, a compounding pharmacy may create a preparation with different strength. The strength should be listed on the bottle. ...Read more

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What are the dangers and effects of hycodan (hydrocodone) cough syrup?

Sse below: Risks of narcotics addiction or respiratory depression dont take if not rx for you increased risk if mix with alcohol or benzo. ...Read more

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Is it harmful to take hydrocodone-hyomatropine syrup while using lisinopril?

Is it harmful to take hydrocodone-hyomatropine syrup while using lisinopril?

Most likely NOT: Review of these medications reveals no significant drug to drug interaction. Hydrocodone is a schedule iii narcotic and is used to suppress cough. Homatropine is used to dry up secretions that may cause cough due to copious mucous. Lisinopril is an blood pressure medication. They work in different ways. Drowsiness and dry mouth with constipation may be the main side effects. ...Read more

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Can you get a headache from taking hydrocodone cough syrup?

Can you get  a headache from taking hydrocodone cough syrup?

I do not think so: Common side effects include dizziness, itching, lightheadedness, nausea, sweating, drowsiness, constipation, vomiting, and euphoria. Vomiting , some less common side effects are allergic reaction, blood disorders, changes in mood, racing heartbeat, mental fogginess, anxiety, lethargy, difficulty urinating, spasm of the ureter, irregular or depressed respiration, respiration, and rash. ...Read more

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Does hydrocodone cough syrup expire if you keep it in the fridge?

Does hydrocodone cough syrup expire if you keep it in the fridge?

Yes: I would assume that it expires after the expiration date just to be safe. Keeping it cold may prolong the activity but i would err on the side of safety. Once it expires it doesn't help much anyway. Get some new medication. ...Read more