Dilaudid vs Exalgo

Dilaudid
(Rx)
Exalgo
(Rx)
Dilaudid is a pain relief medication (opioid).
Exalgo is a pain relief medication (opioid).
Satisfaction Score
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3.4
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.5
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Pain
2.4
Concern level
1.4
Concern level
1.2
Approval Date
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January 11, 1984
March 1, 2010
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
65,185 Discussions
1,569 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#3 for Chronic Pain
#4 for Migraines
#5 for Severe Pain
Dilaudid is prescribed for Pain and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#3 for Chronic Pain
#4 for Migraines
#5 for Severe Pain
Exalgo is prescribed for Pain and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Dil
Nausea
9
Euphoria
4
Dizziness
2
Hallucinations
1
Bruise
1
Blood Clots
1
Rash
1
Sleep Disorders
1
Paranoia
1
Trauma
1
Exa
Dizziness
4
Dry Mouth
3
Euphoria
2
Lack Of Sleep
1
Sleep Disorders
1
Stomach Problems
1
Suicide
1
Rash
1
Burning
1
Nightmares
1
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Dilaudid
Dil
Exalgo
Exa
Nausea
Dil
Exa
9
0
Euphoria
Dil
Exa
4
2
Dizziness
Dil
Exa
2
4
Hallucinations
Dil
Exa
1
0
Bruise
Dil
Exa
1
0
Blood Clots
Dil
Exa
1
0
Rash
Dil
Exa
1
1
Sleep Disorders
Dil
Exa
1
1
Paranoia
Dil
Exa
1
0
Trauma
Dil
Exa
1
0
Dizziness
Exa
Dil
4
2
Dry Mouth
Exa
Dil
3
0
Euphoria
Exa
Dil
2
4
Lack Of Sleep
Exa
Dil
1
0
Sleep Disorders
Exa
Dil
1
1
Stomach Problems
Exa
Dil
1
0
Suicide
Exa
Dil
1
0
Rash
Exa
Dil
1
1
Burning
Exa
Dil
1
0
Nightmares
Exa
Dil
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 Dilaudid 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 Dilaudid and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Exalgo and alcohol.
Method of use
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Dosages
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Liquid: 1 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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Hydromorphone Hcl
Hydromorphone Hcl
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Dilaudid and Exalgo: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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