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Can pregnant women take Lorcet (hydrocodone and acetaminophen)?

Lorcet (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) Sure you can - but you have to check with the OB/GYN - he may have concerns. Also one has to determine the risk/benefit given that its both you and an unborn. Read more...

Is it safe to take lorcet (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) while pregnant?

Yes but... Experienced obstetricians can deal with pregnant women on opiates, but the question is how much are you taking and do you want your newborn to go through withdrawls. Super- colic will probably have a subtle but real impact on a baby's life. Be very honest with your obstetrician and have a good plan about this issue. Read more...

What will happen if you take darvocet or lorcet (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) and subutex?

Additive effects. Darvocet is no longer available. Lorcet (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) is a narcotic, which can have additive effect with subutex. It may cause drowsiness, respiratory depression, and put you at risk for withdrawal. Read more...
Depends on dose. Larger doses of subutex essentially block the effects of other opiates, but larger doses of the other opiates can overcome that block to some extent. However, if you are physically dependent on Propoxyphene or hydrocodone (active drugs in darvocet and lorcet), taking subutex could put you into opiate withdrawal. If its the other way around, the subutex would block the other opiates. Read more...
See below. If on more than twelve mg of suboxone or subutex, the other opioids will be blocked completely. At lower levels of suboxone/subutex, they will be reduced in effectiveness. Read more...

How long does it take for lorcet (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) to leave your system?

See below. Lorcet (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) is a short acting pain medications. 50% of it is out of your system by 4-6 hours with the other 50% out by 8-12 hours. Some people are more sensitive to the side effects of this medication than others. Read more...

Can I take lortab 7.5 after taking lorcet (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) 10? Thanks in advance.

Lortab/lorcet. Lortab is Hydrocodone/Acetaminophen and Lorcet (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) is the same except a higher amount of hydrocodone.. So it would make no sense to take these two together. It would be like doubling up on anyone of the medications. I doubt very much if this was the advice from the person who prescribed this for your. Read more...

If the bottle of lorcet (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) says take one every 4 hrs. For pain, the bottle would be empty in 10 days. Is that ok?

Maybe. We don't know how long your doctor wants you take the medication. Regardless, you better take them as needed, certainly you don't have to wake yourself at night to take them. Read more...

How much lorcet (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) can I take every day before causing liver damage?

Lorcet (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) Locet has 650mg Acetaminophen (this is the issue). If you take 7gm in one dose you will have liver failure. The fda suggested max daily dose is 4gm - from a clinician point of view it is not recommended to take more than 2-2.5gm per day. The fda will be limiting meds to no more than 350mg of Acetaminophen per tab. Read more...

I got a tooth pulled at 9am. I took a lorcet (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) around 10, then took another around 4. Is it okay for me to take a lortab 7.5 in the evening?

Prescriptions Mx. Only your prescribing doctor who knows your complete medical history should make decisions about what medication(s) you should or should not take along with dosage and frequency. Make a call. Read more...

What are the common side effects of lorcet (hydrocodone and acetaminophen)?

Typical for opiate. Loracet is hydrocodone combined with tylenol (acetaminophen). Side effects for opiates include nausea, vomiting, constipation, dizziness, drowsiness, sweating, itching, and urinary retention. The most serious side effects occur at high doses and include somnulence (difficulty arousing), respiratory depression (slowing of breathing to dangerous level), reparatory arrest (stopping breathing) and death. Read more...
Several effects. Lorcet is a combination of hydrocodone and acetaminophen. Other trade names are Norco and vicodin. Side effects of hydrocodone are similar to other narcotic pain relievers: nausea, constipation, development of tolerance if used for a prolonged period. Acetaminophen has few side effects but can lead to liver damage or failure if taken in excessive doses. Read more...