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Are the symptoms for chrons diseace the same as they would be for lorcet (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) abuse?

Are the symptoms for chrons diseace the same as they would be for lorcet (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) abuse?

Use non-narcotic med: If you know you have crohn's disease(cd), you should avoid narcotics as you will get used to them and your body could create pain to get the drug. There is no relationship between the symptoms of cd and Lorcet (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) abuse. Too much Lorcet (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) could give you nausea, but that's about it. Liver function could be impaired by lorcet (hydrocodone and acetaminophen). The bottom line is to get off Lorcet (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) as it will cause trouble. ...Read more

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Are the symptoms for Crohn's disease the same as they would be for lorcet (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) abuse?

Are the symptoms for Crohn's disease the same as they would be for lorcet (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) abuse?

No: Lorcet (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) is a combination of hydrocodone (like codeine) and Acetaminophen (tylenol). Codeine-like drugs cause constipation due to slowing down intestinal mobility. With crohn's disease, the intestine is inflammed and symptoms often include chronic diarrhea, and weight loss. Both constipation and chronic diarrhea can cause intestinal pain and cramping, though, but the problems are quite different. ...Read more

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Are the symptoms for Crohn's disease the same as they would be for lorcet (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) abuse?

Are the symptoms for Crohn's disease the same as they would be for lorcet (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) abuse?

A stretch: This is a stretch. Lorcet (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) is an opiate which if anything helps relieve pain. Patients with crohn's disease often have a lot of abdominal pain. One of the side effects of opiates is constipation, which can cause a lot of abdominal pain--like crohn's. Additionally, opiate withdrawal can cause fever and diarrhea, which can definitely both be seen in crohn's disease. ...Read more

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How long does lortab last in your body?

About 4 hours: The peak concentration is at about an hour and the level is down to half by about four hours. It may stay in your system longer but the effects would be negligible. ...Read more

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How long would 5mg of lortab, stay in a 110 lb person's body?

All depends: 1) do you take narcotics regularly? Your system will metabolize more rapidly. 2) are you asking how long they will provide effect? Typically 4-6 hours. 3) are you asking how long will it be before you test negative on a urine drug screen? Probably 2-3 days. ...Read more

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What does lortab addiction do to your body?

What does lortab addiction do to your body?

depends dose/time: It depends upon how being taken, amount/day, duration. Potentially physical dependency, constipation big problem, dry mouth, liver effects even damage due to the tylenol (acetaminophen) component especially if additional otc tylenol (acetaminophen) is being taken with it. If ibuprophen or other NSAID are being taken potential kidney problems. Endocrine, e.g. Low testosterone;aggravation of bph, glaucoma, and other potential probl. ...Read more

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