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Is It Safe To Drive After Taking Medicine That Contains Hydrocodone
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
Alredy taking hydrocodone/acetametaphin. Have fever almost 2 days. Safe to take tylonal that contains acetametaphin also?
No need: If a patient is taking an analgesic combination that contains Acetaminophen and an opioid (hydrocodone + acetaminophe n= vicodin), the amount of daily Acetaminophen taken can be a more critical factor than the amount of opioid. You can take these medications safely by carefully reading the directions and by understanding what drugs are in the products you take. Get some antipyretic otc. Be well. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
How long does clindamicyn and hydrocodone last in system? I'm nursing, stopped to take medicine. I want to make sure it's safe before I nurse again
Is long-term oxycodone (opana) use safer than long-term vicodin or norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) use, since the former contains no acetaminophen which harms the liver?
Possibly: Most medications are processed through your liver. Normally, a healthy liver will easily process and eliminate acetaminophen. However, if the liver is abnormal or exposed to excess amounts of acetaminophen, then severe harm could result. Remember that all opioids (opana, vicodin, etc) must be taken carefully under your physician's guidance. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is it safe to take norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) and soma? What are the interactions between these two drugs. I got prescription from dentist for norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) and use Soma for my back. Safe?
Not necessarily: Soma is a very poor muscle relaxant meant for short term use only. It's metabolites are barbiturates , which cause sedation as well as withdrawal. Combine the sedative effects from Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) with the Soma and it may cause increased sedation which could have serious side effects. You should alert you pcp that you are taking these two drugs prescribed by two different providers. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I havetook hydrocodone everyday for five years, anywhere from one to five, today is my fifth day of NOT taking, drug test tom will i pass?
My dr was prescribing hydrocodone to me. But stopped bcuz didn't show up in drug test. Is there another med i mightve been taking to make it not show?
It is safe: It is safe to have sex while taking large amounts of hydrocodone although narcotics have been shown to cause decreased libido and erectile dysfunction. Opioids such as hydrocodone when used chronically have been shown to alter sex hormone levels in men such as decrease testosterone which requires supplementation. ...Read more
No: Grapefruit and grapefruit juice may decrease your body's processing of sertraline and hydrocodone. This means their levels could build up in your body and intensify side effects. Do not combine these medications with grapefruit. Other citrus fruits appear to be safe, though. http://www.medicinenet.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=14760. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My mom is taking a pain killer called hydrocodone and she needs to know if it is safe that she takes excedrin?
Pain: If you were prescribed the medication, yes you may take 2 different manufacturer's generic pills. ...Read more
On hydrocodone 5/500 for 7 years before asking for dose increase. Is hydrocodone 5/325 a weaker medicine?
I was prescribed 10/325 mg of hydrocodone today and wanted to know if it was safe to take two of them at once?
How did your doctor: Prescribe them. I am certain that it was to take one tablet every 4-6 hours as needed. That is what is safe. More is not. ...Read more
Depends: It depends on the policy of the clinic. ...Read more
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