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Can taking 1/2 of norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) 10-325 one time per day for 3 months cause dependency. Taking for pain relief until surgery.

Absolutely. Any narcotic taken regularly even at small doses can encourage your body to become dependent. Good luck. Read more...
Unlikely. This is not a large dose of norco, (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) i would not be too worried about dependence. It is possible however, so discuss your symptoms with your doctor. Read more...

I am 7wks pregnant and take 1 Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) 10/325 for back pain. Not daily, but as needed and no more than one in a day. Will the baby have any problems?

Probably safe. No medication is completely safe for the baby, especially in the first trimester of pregnancy. However, the amount of Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) you are taking has been used safely by others with no significant adverse effects to the fetus. Follow up with your obstetrician to make sure you and the baby stay healthy. Read more...

My Orthopedic Dr gave me norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) 10/325 knee pain after surgery. It saids1 to 2 tabs every 6 hrs. I took 1 & it been 3 hr my knee hurts. Can I take one?

Yes. 10/325 refers to 10mg of hydrocodone (powerful & addicting narcotic) while 325mg refers to acetaminophen (brand = Tylenol). Maximum daily dose of acetaminophen is 3-4,000mg (spread throughout day) depending upon alcohol intake & health of your liver. Excess acetaminophen is dangerous to your liver. So take medication as directed but only if needed. Read more...

Please help docs! Is opana 5 stronger than norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) 10?

Yes. Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) is a combination of hydrocodone and Acetaminophen while Opana is hydromorphone and a long acting opiate preparation . The instructions for use are therefore different since Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) is short acting as opposed to opana. Pound per pound therefore, Opana is much , much strong compared with Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) and utmost care should be exercised if for instance a switch is to occur from Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) use to opana, . Read more...

How strong is norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) compared to lortab?

DEPENDS. Both Norco and lortab are composed of hydrocodone and acetaminophen. They both come in different formulations. Norco always have 325mg of Acetaminophen and different dosages of hydrocodone. Lortab always has 500mg of Acetaminophen and different dosages of hydrocodone. Read more...