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What's the difference between separated legiments and torn legiments and they still want u to see a surgeon an ur on crutches an pain med call norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen)?

Ligament Injuries. Ligament injuries can be graded: i: stretching, ii: partial tear and iii: complete tear. Not really sure what you mean by separated ligaments. A shoulder separation is an injury to the ligaments in the shoulder. As for crutches then you are probably thinking of a knee or ankle ligament injury. Cructches are used to unload the joint. Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) is a narcotic pain medication. Read more...
Similar terms. Torn ligaments and seperated ligaments mean the same thing for the most part. It means the ligaments are stretched out to the point of separation. Of course crutches and rest are helpful but if the ligament is really torn, it does not mend correctly or continue to be loose. This is bad because it creates incongruity in the joint and allow for recurrent sprains. Seek professional help. Read more...

Hydrocodone or zydone (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) ok to use?

Depends! Ok to use for what purpose? Zydone (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) is a brand of generic hydrocodone plus Acetaminophen (tylenol). In other words, it's used for to control pain that isn't relieved by non-narcotic means. Hydrocodone is an addicting opioid, similar to but less powerful than oxycodone & morphine. Read more...

I broke my back several years ago in a car accident (my L1L2L3L4L5) vertebra im on norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) 10/325 it has stoped working for pain is there a better med?

Different medication. may help. It is useful to rotate drugs especially narcotic pain medicaitions if these are a part of a long term treatment plan. Talk to your doc about LONG ACTING medications that you can take every day. Short acting Meds like Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) or other =s you can take as needed fo rbreakthrough pain. Remember Yoga, relaxation techniques and cognitive physical therapy have been shown to help. Good luck! Read more...

I have a cracked rib and not getting any relief from the pian med Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) what else can I do I have been icing?

Topical anesthetic. It is important to control the pain to avoid Respiratory problems . . Ask your doctor to give Lidoderm patch to apply to the affected area . If that does not help , you might get a pain specialist to inject Lidocaine a topical anesthetic into the area of the broken rib . . Read more...

If I was leaving on vacation and couldn't get in to see my pcp. What route should I go in order to obtain a prescription for norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen). I have metal screws in my ankle and am constantly in pain.?

Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) refill. I am sorry to hear this. We are unable to help with this type of medication. By law, one must be seen by a physician. Read more...
I think the best. thing to do is plan in advance….you can always try an urgent care center..though, narcotics are getting tricky and people may not want to prescribe them not used to your case... Read more...
Preparation is key. These days there is more concern regarding appropriate opioid ( pain killer) prescribing. If you were to call anyone else you most likely would not be issued a Rx. Your PCP could fill this with efax ( if your State allows) if you were due to get these meds. It is really your responsibility to plan on obtaining a controlled substance Rx ahead of travel plans. Read more...
Call. If you have been receiving pain meds from a specific doctor, you would need to continue to get your medications from that doctor. If you get it from another doctor it may result in you being discharged from the first doctors care. You may not have to be seen, you might be able to simply call for a refill. Read more...