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Any ideas why vicodin (hydrocodone) causes a lot of itching?

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In brief: Pruritus

Hydrocodone, like many narcotics may cause priorities as a side effect.
It is the nature of opiates. Another opiate may not cause pruritus. So your physician should use a different opiate.

In brief: Pruritus

Hydrocodone, like many narcotics may cause priorities as a side effect.
It is the nature of opiates. Another opiate may not cause pruritus. So your physician should use a different opiate.
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