Vicodin Online is a drug medication that treats moderate to severe pain, such as the pain in cancer. It contains two types of tablets: Opioid pain reliever, and non-opioid pain reliever. An opioid pain reliever is Hydrocodone, and non- opioid pain reliever is Acetaminophen.
Hydrocodone works in brain chemicals.
On the other hand, Acetaminophen helps in reducing the fever of an individual. Please do not give this medication to the children below six years as it has some harmful effects also.
What are the uses of Vicodin?
Vicodin’s uses are mandatory to be in knowledge of everyone whosoever is taking it. One should have prior knowledge of this medication before its consumption. Besides, it would help if you have a medical prescription from a doctor for this drug. It is to be consumable with or without food as per the guidance of a doctor. In case of nausea, it is advisable to take Vicodin with food.
For a liquid dosage of it, one should have a particular measuring dosage device. Therefore, one cannot take this drug with a kitchen spoon or any other device. Take this medication only as per the prescription by a doctor, and not for a more extended period.
The dosage of this drug may vary as per the age, medical condition, and an individual’s body needs. A sudden stop if this medication may create some withdrawal effects also. Withdrawal effects can be a weakness, mood changes, runny nose, thoughts of suicide, severe nausea, etc. Therefore, ask your doctor to gradually lower the dosage of this drug if you want to quit taking it. Though Vicodin helps treat the pain. However, long term usage of this drug may make you an addict. Consult to the doctor in case of any changes, or no changes after the consumption of this drug.
What is the dosage of Vicodin?
Vicodin’s dosage is adjustable by a doctor depending upon the age, severity of symptoms, and body tolerance of a patient.
In the above case, do not exceed six tablets. Vicodin for 10 mg/300 mg is 1 tablet.
It is recommendable not to exceed six tablets in the above case also. For all the above cases, 4 to 6 hours of gap is necessary to maintain between the doses.
What are the side effects of Vicodin?
Vicodin’s side effects are both standards, and non-common. Let’s see understand some of these side effects. Common side effects of Vicodin are nausea, dizziness, drowsiness, vomit, constipation, etc. The above symptoms can go away with time and regular consumption. Therefore, medical attention in the above symptoms is not essential. However, it may require medical attention in case any of the symptoms worsen. Serious side effects are rare in such medication to occur. However, some severe side effects are loss of appetite, fainting, shallow breathing, severe dizziness, trouble breathing, etc. The above symptoms require immediate doctor’s consultancy.