Brand name: Vicodin
It can treat pain.
High risk for addiction and dependence. Can cause respiratory distress and death when taken in high doses or when combined with other substances, especially alcohol.
Brands: Vicodin, Vicodin ES, Hycet, Lorcet, Lortab Elixir, Lorcet Plus, Vicodin HP, Verdrocet, Zamicet, Lorcet HD, …
Availability: Prescription needed
Pregnancy: Consult a doctor
Alcohol: Avoid. Very serious interactions can occur
Drug class: Opioid
Warnings: Hydrocodone/acetaminophen has a risk for abuse and addiction, which can lead to overdose. Hydrocodone/acetaminophen may also cause severe, possibly fatal, breathing problems.
For informational purposes only. Consult your local medical authority for advice.