Hydrocodone vs Nucynta

Hydrocodone
(Rx)
Nucynta
(Rx)
Hydrocodone is a cough & cold medication.
Nucynta is a pain relief medication (opioid).
Satisfaction Score
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3.1
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
?
3.8
Very Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Pain
1.9
Concern level
1.6
Helpfulness
for Pain
3.3
Concern level
1.6
Approval Date
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Not Available
November 20, 2008
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
152,611 Discussions
6,425 Discussions
Taken For
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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.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#2 for Chronic Pain
#3 for Severe Pain
Nucynta is prescribed for Pain and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Hyd
Addiction
10
Withdrawal Symptoms
9
Euphoria
3
Vomiting
2
Drowsiness
2
Numbness
1
Dry Mouth
1
Seizures
1
Liver Damage
1
Restlessness
1
Nuc
Nausea
5
Dizziness
3
Hallucinations
2
Serotonin Syndrome
1
Dry Mouth
1
Stomach Problems
1
Diabetes
1
Sleep Disorders
1
Palpitations
1
Loss of Appetite
1
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Hydrocodone
Hyd
Nucynta
Nuc
Addiction
Hyd
Nuc
10
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
Hyd
Nuc
9
0
Euphoria
Hyd
Nuc
3
0
Vomiting
Hyd
Nuc
2
0
Drowsiness
Hyd
Nuc
2
0
Numbness
Hyd
Nuc
1
0
Dry Mouth
Hyd
Nuc
1
1
Seizures
Hyd
Nuc
1
0
Liver Damage
Hyd
Nuc
1
0
Restlessness
Hyd
Nuc
1
0
Nausea
Nuc
Hyd
5
0
Dizziness
Nuc
Hyd
3
0
Hallucinations
Nuc
Hyd
2
0
Serotonin Syndrome
Nuc
Hyd
1
0
Dry Mouth
Nuc
Hyd
1
1
Stomach Problems
Nuc
Hyd
1
0
Diabetes
Nuc
Hyd
1
0
Sleep Disorders
Nuc
Hyd
1
0
Palpitations
Nuc
Hyd
1
0
Loss of Appetite
Nuc
Hyd
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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Not Available
C Category C
Before taking Nucynta during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Hydrocodone and alcohol.
When taken with alcohol a rapid relaese of the drug might occur and may be potentially deadly.
Method of use
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Pill
Dosages
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No methods of use & dosage information found
Tablet: 50 mg, 75 mg, 100 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
Avoid alcohol while taking narcotics as it may increase their toxicity.
Ingredients
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Phenylephrine Hcl/Hydrocodone Bit/Chlorpheniramine
Tapentadol Hydrochloride
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Hydrocodone and Nucynta: 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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