Amitriptyline vs Hydrocodone

Amitriptyline
(Rx)
Hydrocodone
(Rx)
Amitriptyline is an antidepressant medication.
Hydrocodone is a cough & cold medication.
Satisfaction Score
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3.7
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.1
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Depression
2.6
Concern level
1.7
Helpfulness
for Depression
1.0
Concern level
1.6
Approval Date
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Not Available
Not Available
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
75,057 Discussions
153,340 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Depression
#2 for Anxiety
#3 for Migraines
#4 for Headaches
#5 for Fibromyalgia
#6 for Insomnia
#7 for Nerve Pain
#8 for Weight Gain
#10 for Chronic Pain
#11 for Neuropathy
Amitriptyline is prescribed for Depression, Headaches, Insomnia and Weight Issues and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. Our data suggest that it is taken for Anxiety, Fibromyalgia and Nerve Pain, although it is not approved for these conditions. In addition, it is taken to prevent Migraines.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#2 for Depression
#3 for Headaches
#4 for Chronic Pain
#5 for Back Pain
#6 for Allergy
#7 for Cough
#8 for Severe Pain
#9 for Migraines
Hydrocodone is prescribed for Pain and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Ami
Drowsiness
3
Dry Mouth
3
Withdrawal Symptoms
3
Dizziness
3
Grogginess
1
Palpitations
1
Nightmares
1
Twitching
1
Hallucinations
1
Tachycardia
1
Hyd
Addiction
10
Withdrawal Symptoms
9
Euphoria
3
Vomiting
2
Drowsiness
2
Numbness
1
Dry Mouth
1
Seizures
1
Liver Damage
1
Restlessness
1
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Amitriptyline
Ami
Hydrocodone
Hyd
Drowsiness
Ami
Hyd
3
2
Dry Mouth
Ami
Hyd
3
1
Withdrawal Symptoms
Ami
Hyd
3
9
Dizziness
Ami
Hyd
3
0
Grogginess
Ami
Hyd
1
0
Palpitations
Ami
Hyd
1
0
Nightmares
Ami
Hyd
1
0
Twitching
Ami
Hyd
1
0
Hallucinations
Ami
Hyd
1
0
Tachycardia
Ami
Hyd
1
0
Addiction
Hyd
Ami
10
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
Hyd
Ami
9
3
Euphoria
Hyd
Ami
3
0
Vomiting
Hyd
Ami
2
0
Drowsiness
Hyd
Ami
2
3
Numbness
Hyd
Ami
1
0
Dry Mouth
Hyd
Ami
1
3
Seizures
Hyd
Ami
1
0
Liver Damage
Hyd
Ami
1
0
Restlessness
Hyd
Ami
1
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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C Category C
Before taking Amitriptyline during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
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Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Amitriptyline and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Hydrocodone and alcohol.
Method of use
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Injection, Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 10 mg, 25 mg, 50 mg, 75 mg, 100 mg, 150 mg
Solution: 10 mg/mL
No methods of use & dosage information found
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Amitriptyline Hcl
Phenylephrine Hcl/Hydrocodone Bit/Chlorpheniramine
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Amitriptyline and Hydrocodone: Severe Interaction. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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