Excedrin Migraine vs Percocet

Excedrin Migraine
(OTC)
Percocet
(Rx)
Excedrin Migraine is an anti-inflammatory, fever reducing and pain relief medication.
Percocet is a pain relief medication (opioid).
Satisfaction Score
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4.5
Very Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.8
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Pain
4.5
Concern level
1.2
Helpfulness
for Pain
1.8
Concern level
1.8
Approval Date
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January 14, 1998
August 31, 1976
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
8,273 Discussions
224,443 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Migraines
#2 for Headaches
#3 for Pain
Excedrin Migraine is approved for Migraines, Headaches and Pain and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#2 for Pain Relief
#3 for Back Pain
#4 for Chronic Pain
#6 for Migraines
#7 for Cramping
#8 for Fibromyalgia
#9 for Severe Pain
Percocet is prescribed for Pain and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Exc
Withdrawal Symptoms
2
Burning
1
Palpitations
1
Visual Disturbances
1
Itching
1
Brain Tumor
1
Flashing Lights
1
Blackouts
1
Bipolar Disorder
1
Bruise
1
Per
Addiction
10
Nausea
6
Vomiting
3
Dizziness
2
Drowsiness
1
Euphoria
1
Fainting
1
Weight Loss
1
Blood Clots
1
Shortness of Breath
1
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Excedrin Migraine
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Percocet
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Withdrawal Symptoms
Exc
Per
2
0
Burning
Exc
Per
1
0
Palpitations
Exc
Per
1
0
Visual Disturbances
Exc
Per
1
0
Itching
Exc
Per
1
0
Brain Tumor
Exc
Per
1
0
Flashing Lights
Exc
Per
1
0
Blackouts
Exc
Per
1
0
Bipolar Disorder
Exc
Per
1
0
Bruise
Exc
Per
1
0
Addiction
Per
Exc
10
0
Nausea
Per
Exc
6
0
Vomiting
Per
Exc
3
0
Dizziness
Per
Exc
2
0
Drowsiness
Per
Exc
1
0
Euphoria
Per
Exc
1
0
Fainting
Per
Exc
1
0
Weight Loss
Per
Exc
1
0
Blood Clots
Per
Exc
1
0
Shortness of Breath
Per
Exc
1
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA)
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C Category C
Before taking Excedrin Migraine during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
C Category C
Before taking Percocet during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alchohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Excedrin Migraine and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Percocet and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Pill
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
Avoid or limit grapefruit juice while taking narcotics because grapefruit may increase drug effect.
Ingredients
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Aspirin/Acetaminophen/Caffeine
Oxycodone Hcl/Acetaminophen
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Excedrin Migraine and Percocet: 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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