Hydrocodone apap 5-325

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Avatar_n_tn My precription was changed to <span style = '<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>back</span>ground-color: #dae8f4'>hydrocodone</span>/Apap 10/650, 2 tablets every 6-8 hours as needed. Since starting the <span style = '<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>back</span>ground-color: #dae8f4'>hydrocodone</span> I have severe nausea and vomiting and never experienced this with the Endocet. The Endocet was scored and I only had to take 1/2 a pill when I needed one. I am wondering if this medicine is too strong and is it safer than leaving me on the Endocet? Thank-you, Beverly Follow Ups: Re: background-color: #dae8f4'>hydrocodone/apap SA, M.D.
Avatar_n_tn My precription was changed to <span style = '<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>back</span>ground-color: #dae8f4'>hydrocodone</span>/Apap 10/650, 2 tablets every 6-8 hours as needed. Since starting the <span style = '<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>back</span>ground-color: #dae8f4'>hydrocodone</span> I have severe nausea and vomiting and never experienced this with the Endocet. The Endocet was scored and I only had to take 1/2 a pill when I needed one. I am wondering if this medicine is too strong and is it safer than leaving me on the Endocet? Thank-you, Beverly Posted by SA, M.D.
Avatar_f_tn She was very sympathetic. She wants me to start a taper program but she only gave me 12 of the 5/325's. I have already taken 8 of them. I got sick with myself background-color: #dae8f4'>for doing that. It was like I had no control. But I do have some more. I have 9 all together. I am tired of the pills. They are no fun. They are dangerous and expensive. They will destroy me. I have to find a way to have more power. I am going to start exercising today with my son.
Avatar_n_tn I have been taking <span style = '<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>back</span>ground-color: #dae8f4'>hydrocodone</span> background-color: #dae8f4'>for about 2 1/2 years at an increasing rate, ending up with the 7.5 strength and about 18-20 per day. I do have severe arthitis pain and am a 51 year old woman. I have to cut down and recently cut down to 10 a day and have experienced physical and emotional withdrawal symptoms. I have some clonidine and don't know how much to take background-color: #dae8f4'>for withdrawal. What is the recommended dosage.
Avatar_f_tn There have been years where I went the majority of most days only taking 1/4 of 1 5/500 a day, just to take the very edge off background-color: #dae8f4'>for a little while. I'm currently on about 1 5/325 daily. I'm wondering if anyone else has been on this medication background-color: #dae8f4'>for this long, or longer and knows anything about it causing cancer or anything. I've tried all sorts of alternative pain treatment, and a lot do work, which is why I don't have to take so much.
Avatar_m_tn Thanks much. I decided to continue to go with <span style = '<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>back</span>ground-color: #dae8f4'>hydrocodone</span>. I saw my nurse today and she wrote me up background-color: #dae8f4'>for 5/325 norco. If the tylenol becomes a problem I will probably see my doctor to give Oxycodone a try without the tylenol. That sounds like a much more manageable way to adjust med dosages.
3119293_tn?1342054132 I was prescribed <span style = '<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>back</span>ground-color: #dae8f4'>hydrocodone</span>/APAP (10/500) in December 2011. Never took more than the prescribed amount (3x Daily). I am now in day 5 since I quit cold turkey. The first 2 days were rotten. My whole body felt achy. Mostly in my lower back. I couldn't fall asleep. I finally fell asleep on the evening of day 2 and slept a good solid 9 hours. (Something I haven't done in quite a while.) When I woke up on day 3 I felt as if I had energy to burn.
Avatar_n_tn may think you are trying to get more hydro by saying you need less apap. there are 5/325 norco as well. go background-color: #dae8f4'>for those.
Avatar_n_tn If you can think of any thing i would like to see if you trid anything that i have tryed. The medes i have -Maxalt-mlt 5mg -<span style = '<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>back</span>ground-color: #dae8f4'>hydrocodone</span>-apap 5-500 -750 Vicodin -Percocet background-color: #dae8f4'>5-325 -Noce 10-325 Noting is working if you can think of anything pleas help!!
Avatar_n_tn Around here apap is the devil, hehe. So, if you can talk to your Dr. about getting some 5/325 Norco. That way you can reduce your apap intake while not appearing to get more hydro. 30-40mg of background-color: #dae8f4'>hydrocodone each day background-color: #dae8f4'>for 6 months isn't all that bad...And if you are planning on taking more background-color: #dae8f4'>for upcoming surgeries I suggest reducing your intake. Let your tolerance come down.Try taking no more than 6 up until surgery. Work on taking only 4 some days.
Avatar_f_tn Oxycontin is the extended release version of oxycodone which is immediate acting. Ideally you take the oxycontin on a scheduled basis background-color: #dae8f4'>for chronic pain so it is in your system continuously and then use the oxycodone background-color: #dae8f4'>for breakthrough pain which means when you need it. Neither has Tylenol in it but some pills such as Percocet or Roxicet are oxycodone mixed with Tylenol (also referred to as APAP.) Percodan is oxycodone with aspirin in it.
Avatar_f_tn Basically none...Hydro is a generic name background-color: #dae8f4'>for Vicodin....it's all the same, just different drug companies, some generic, and some brand name....make sense?
Avatar_n_tn In 2007 I sustained torn ligaments in my right ankle when a chair I was sitting on fell apart A year later I sustained a lower back herniation from a car accident. I was given Oxycodone (that's Percoset-right?) background-color: #dae8f4'>for the pain background-color: #dae8f4'>for both injuries (actually, I was still on the med when the second injury happened), to be taken one every 4 hours. I don't know the milligrams, but the bottle says "Oxycodone-APAP, background-color: #dae8f4'>5-325 MG TAB. It is now 2010.
Avatar_n_tn I lost count, actually. I think I was at about 6-12 5/325 norcos per day and no more than 4 325 somas. I am confused about the different strengts of the pills. I was on straight background-color: #dae8f4'>hydrocodone apap bebackground-color: #dae8f4'>fore going to norcos 6 months ago. I have been taking vikes in one background-color: #dae8f4'>form or another background-color: #dae8f4'>for a couple of years now. Thanks background-color: #dae8f4'>for your response.
Avatar_m_tn If you can think of any thing i would like to see if you trid anything that i have tryed. The medes i have -Maxalt-mlt 5mg -<span style = '<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>back</span>ground-color: #dae8f4'>hydrocodone</span>-apap 5-500 -750 Vicodin -Percocet background-color: #dae8f4'>5-325 -Noce 10-325 Noting is working if you can think of anything pleas help!!
Avatar_f_tn When I got the pills the bottle said Hydroco/apap 5-325. To me it's no different then the Vicodin I was taking because that bottle said Hydroco/apap 5-500. The only difference is the pills of the norco have red spots in it and the others did not...My question is what is the difference and why do they seem to not work as well (the norco)??
Avatar_f_tn 10/750 - Maxidone 5/325 - Norco 5/325 7.5/325 - Norco 7.5/325 10/325 - Norco There's also that comoplete range above in generic background-color: #dae8f4'>form - and there's also liquid background-color: #dae8f4'>forms, etc... - so, the only difference is whom makes it - as they both have different percentages of hydro/apap (and occassionally asprin).
Avatar_f_tn At that time, I felt ok as long as I kept on top of my meds and used ice regularly. I was and still am prescribed <span style = '<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>back</span>ground-color: #dae8f4'>hydrocodone</span> APAP 5/325 1-2 tabs every 4-6 hours background-color: #dae8f4'>for pain and Valium 5mg every 8 hours background-color: #dae8f4'>for a muscle relaxant, both with 40 pills in each bottle. I have still been having problems with pain 1-1 1/2 hours bebackground-color: #dae8f4'>fore I can have more background-color: #dae8f4'>hydrocodone and so I am always sure to take the background-color: #dae8f4'>hydrocodone right at 4 hours and I always take 2 tabs.
1064524_tn?1257203355 I'm also on 50ccg/hr Fentanyl patch every 48 hrs. I was taking 5/325 hydro's every 4 hrs but it wasn't really working anymore. I'm just a little surprised that she upped the background-color: #dae8f4'>acetaminophen. Is that too high??
Avatar_m_tn I know it's always concerning when a headache doesn't respond to medicine. At least when I went to the ER and they gave me a migraine cocktail, it worked! This <span style = '<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>back</span>ground-color: #dae8f4'>hydrocodone</span> 5/325 mg APAP didn't touch it. Since I've had brain surgery years ago, then a brain bleed recently, it makes it hard background-color: #dae8f4'>for me to separate what's going on and what is coming from what. Any input would be greatly appreciated. Thank you!
Avatar_n_tn 8 Lyrica 25 mg, 100 mg 3/07 Maxalt, 10 mg Medro oxyprogesterone 10 mg Melatonin background-color: #dae8f4'>for sleep Metoclopramide 10 mg 2/07 Metbackground-color: #dae8f4'>formin HCL 500 mg 2x/day Methadone Metoclopramide, 10 mg background-color: #dae8f4'>for nausea, 2/07 Migralief Migranal Nasal Spray Morphine sulf ER 15 mg 03/07 MS Contin Nadolol 20 mg 2/07 Naprosyn Nortriptyline 10 mg Ovcon 35 Oxycodone w/ APAP 5/325, 10/325 - ongoing Oxycodone HCL 15 mg Percocet Propoxy –N/APAP 100-650 tab 05/07 Reglan Relpax Roserem Topomax up to 100 mg Tramadol HCL 50 mg, 06/07 Tyle
1689696_tn?1305822697 <span style = '<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>back</span>ground-color: #dae8f4'>hydrocodone</span> (Vicodin) does come in a 5/325 dose. You may want to request a lower dose of background-color: #dae8f4'>acetaminophen. On January 13th of this year the FDA "is asking" that all medications containing background-color: #dae8f4'>acetaminophen (apap) reduce the amount of that drug to 325mg per table...over the next three years. The recommendation is still not to exceed 4,000mg in a 24 hour period. The real problem comes from ppl who take other medications that contain apap dosage.
Avatar_f_tn So, I started going to my father and stepmother's doctor where they live, and this Doctor gave me 2 scripts background-color: #dae8f4'>for Percocet 5/325 APAP two weeks in a row, and then switched it to the Oxycodone HCL 5mg since he figured [well, we both figured] I'd be on the pain medicine background-color: #dae8f4'>for quite some time. Also, just background-color: #dae8f4'>for some more inbackground-color: #dae8f4'>formation background-color: #dae8f4'>for you all... I've been receiving approximately 250 pills a month background-color: #dae8f4'>for the past 2 months now. Prior to this doctor, I wasn't receiving as many as he was giving out to me.
Avatar_m_tn I'm on Lyica 150mg twice a day, along with <span style = '<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>back</span>ground-color: #dae8f4'>hydrocodone</span> apap 5-325, and have taken Norflex and Lodine background-color: #dae8f4'>for my lower back background-color: #dae8f4'>for years. My problem is I can't walk more than 100 feet without a break. I start the work day walking up right and erect. That doesn't last long. I feel like I have a 10 lb weight on my neck, 20 lb weights on both hip pockets, and 20 lb on both thighs. I walk stooped over and can barely lift my legs more than an inch and can hardly breath.
Avatar_f_tn Let's back up three months. My PCP had been prescribing me Norco - <span style = '<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>back</span>ground-color: #dae8f4'>hydrocodone</span>/apap 5/325, 2 per day, background-color: #dae8f4'>for DDD and 2 herniated discs. background-color: #dae8f4'>forward to the week of the neuropathy onset - and bebackground-color: #dae8f4'>fore the hospital admission - I sent an email to the neurologist over their portal, and my PCP, and told them that the pain and stiffness were so bad, I was taking a norco every four hours.
317787_tn?1428318779 hi dee, all vicoden is sold at generic prices. vicoden with reduced tylenol(325mg)is called "norco". norco comes in 3 strengths; 5/325 7.5/ 325 10/325 my rx calls background-color: #dae8f4'>for 1 or 2 tabs of 5/500, so my gi dr changed my rx to `10/325 and asked me to snap them in 1/2 so i can use 5/162. if i need 10mg of background-color: #dae8f4'>hydrocodone, the max apap is 325mg.
572713_tn?1237098502 , and Norco 5/325 1 each night. My surgeon says if I still need these meds in one month, I need to see a pain specialist. I really have 2 questions: #1 - Am I abusing pain meds at this point? and #2 - Am I at risk background-color: #dae8f4'>for addiction to Ultram at this dose? I don't feel I'm a sissy about pain, but am starting to wonder, based on my doc's reaction...Thanks background-color: #dae8f4'>for your help.
Avatar_f_tn I was first prescribed Oxycodone APAP 5/325 aprroximately a year and a half ago by a doctor due to my sever knee pain. Approximately three months ago, I started seeing a new doctor, and he took me off the Percocet that has Tylenol in it, and placed me on Oxycodone HCL 5mg; Which is Percocet without the Tylenol, basically. So here's my question to you, and please help me with this... I've been taking 8-10 of these pills a day, as directed by my doctor.
3122869_tn?1342157651 Yes, that would be 300mg of <span style = '<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>back</span>ground-color: #dae8f4'>hydrocodone</span> and 9750mg of APAP every. day. The night he had the cardiac arrest, I was the one who provided CPR. Many people told me I saved his life. I don't want background-color: #dae8f4'>for both he and I to have fought so hard background-color: #dae8f4'>for his life, only background-color: #dae8f4'>for me to turn around and destroy my own. I will die if I do not stop using. Already, I can see the difference in me. My skin is lusterless. My nails and hair look awful. I've lost weight but not in a healthy way. And my mind's a sieve.