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    what are the effects of hydrocodone 10mg

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    Hydrocodone is in a group of drugs called narcotic pain relievers.

    Acetaminophen is a less potent pain reliever that increases the effects of hydrocodone.

    The combination of hydrocodone and acetaminophen is used to relieve moderate to severe pain.

    This medicine may also be used for purposes other than those listed in this guide.

    Important information about hydrocodone and acetaminophen

    Tell your doctor if you drink more than three alcoholic beverages per day or if you have ever had alcoholic liver disease (cirrhosis). You may not be able to take medication that contains acetaminophen.
    Hydrocodone may be habit-forming and should be used only by the person it was prescribed for. Keep the medication in a secure place where others cannot get to it. Hydrocodone can cause side effects that may impair your thinking or reactions. Be careful if you drive or do anything that requires you to be awake and alert.
    Tell your doctor if the medicine seems to stop working as well in relieving your pain.

    Before taking hydrocodone and acetaminophen
    Do not use this medication if you are allergic to acetaminophen (Tylenol) or hydrocodone. Hydrocodone may be habit-forming and should be used only by the person it was prescribed for. Hydrocodone and acetaminophen should never be given to another person, especially someone who has a history of drug abuse or addiction. Keep the medication in a secure place where others cannot get to it.
    Before using hydrocodone and acetaminophen, tell your doctor if you are allergic to any drugs, or if you have:

    asthma, COPD, sleep apnea, or other breathing disorders;

    •liver or kidney disease;

    a history of head injury or brain tumor;


    low blood pressure;


    a stomach or intestinal disorder;


    underactive thyroid;


    Addison's disease or other adrenal gland disorder;


    curvature of the spine;


    mental illness; or


    a history of drug or alcohol addiction.


    Tell your doctor if you drink more than three alcoholic beverages per day or if you have ever had alcoholic liver disease (cirrhosis). You may not be able to take medication that contains acetaminophen.
    FDA pregnancy category C. This medication may be harmful to an unborn baby, and could cause breathing problems or addiction/withdrawal symptoms in a newborn. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant during treatment. hydrocodone and acetaminophen can pass into breast milk and may harm a nursing baby. Do not use this medication without telling your doctor if you are breast-feeding a baby.
    ole hipster

    I see another person interested in medical "stuff"...always have been myself....should've not wasted my youth partying in the 60s and 70s and gone to medical school...I had and still have the brain power (thank goodness) but too old now! (:
    That's a hefty dose....should kill most of your pain though...google hydrocodone 10 mg for more info


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