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Vicodin

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Hydrocodone/paracetamol, also known as hydrocodone/acetaminophen or hydrocodone/APAP and marketed under the trade name Vicodin among others, is a combination opioid pain medication consisting of hydrocodone and paracetamol (acetaminophen). It is used to relieve moderate to severe pain. It exists in tablet, elixir and solution in various strengths for oral administration.

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Druginformer Identified Side Effects: Constipation, Drug withdrawal syndrome, Restless legs syndrome, Hyperhidrosis, Insomnia

Posted By Anonymous in askapatient.com on June 29, 2015 @ 12:00 am

Constipation At First, But It goes Away After A Short Time Of Being On It, Of I Take An Extra One, I Won't Be Able To Poop The Next Day, But After That, IM GOOD! ** Withdrawal Symptoms ...

Druginformer Identified Side Effects: None

Posted By Carl in fdb.rxlist.com on June 26, 2015 @ 12:00 am

I have taken vicodin for years! I have bad back pain. It worked great for me till my doctor took me off due to feds!Damm Feds!

Druginformer Identified Side Effects: None

Posted By old age sucks in fdb.rxlist.com on June 18, 2015 @ 12:00 am

works great. play tennis 3 days a week,ride a mountain bike, hike rivers and streams, clean 2 pools a week. work at my cabin and around the house. gives me energy plus eases pain. unfortunately i don'...

Druginformer Identified Side Effects: Drug ineffective

Posted By Sherri in fdb.rxlist.com on June 1, 2015 @ 12:00 am

I've used Vicodin on different occasions and, for me, it never works. I get more relief with OTC Tylenol.

Druginformer Identified Side Effects: None

Posted By triedeverymedoutthere in fdb.rxlist.com on May 21, 2015 @ 12:00 am

Only Medication I can function and have a normal life with MS, Fibro,Chronic back pain, It gives me a life and I can function daily and work 2 full time jobs, without it I am in bed full time!! But d...

Druginformer Identified Side Effects: Nausea, Hangover

Posted By Anonymous in askapatient.com on April 29, 2015 @ 12:00 am

Side Effects: Ok, at first, then felt nauseous and hungover..

Druginformer Identified Side Effects: Constipation, Mood swings, Anxiety, Euphoric mood, Cardiac flutter, Hypopnoea, Panic attack

Posted By Anonymous in askapatient.com on March 31, 2015 @ 12:00 am

... realized I had the deepest most restful sleep during that whole ordeal. Woke up next day feeling significantly better as Vicodin was really getting out of my system. Oh and constipation was not a pr...

Druginformer Identified Side Effects: Nausea, Crying, Euphoric mood, Haematemesis

Posted By Anonymous in askapatient.com on February 3, 2015 @ 12:00 am

Side Effects: Nausea and start feeling high, I was happy then I was crying for no reason, I start vomiting blood, worst experience ever.

Druginformer Identified Side Effects: Hypersensitivity

Posted By Anonymous in fdb.rxlist.com on January 23, 2015 @ 12:00 am

Recently had bunion surgery, and Vicodin knocked out the pain and helped me sleep. I did have a mild allergic reaction to it, which was a rash on my stomach and hips, but did not affect me at all. The...

Druginformer Identified Side Effects: None

Posted By LibraryLady42 in fdb.rxlist.com on December 30, 2014 @ 12:00 am

I had to have major dental surgery and the medicine relieved all the pain for me.


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