Hydrocodone vs Opana ER

Hydrocodone
(Rx)
Opana ER
(Rx)
Hydrocodone is a cough & cold medication.
Opana ER is a pain relief medication (opioid).
Satisfaction Score
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3.1
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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4.0
Very Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Pain
1.9
Concern level
1.6
Helpfulness
for Pain
2.3
Concern level
1.2
Approval Date
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Not Available
June 22, 2006
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
152,707 Discussions
7,552 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
#3 for Chronic Pain
#4 for Severe Pain
Opana ER is prescribed for Pain and Breakthrough Pain and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
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
Opa
Nausea
3
Dizziness
1
Stomach Problems
1
Burning
1
Dry Mouth
1
Rash
1
Tingling
1
Sleep Disorders
1
Blood Clots
1
Blood Disorder
1
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Hydrocodone
Hyd
Opana ER
Opa
Addiction
Hyd
Opa
10
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
Hyd
Opa
9
0
Euphoria
Hyd
Opa
3
0
Vomiting
Hyd
Opa
2
0
Drowsiness
Hyd
Opa
2
0
Numbness
Hyd
Opa
1
0
Dry Mouth
Hyd
Opa
1
1
Seizures
Hyd
Opa
1
0
Liver Damage
Hyd
Opa
1
0
Restlessness
Hyd
Opa
1
0
Nausea
Opa
Hyd
3
0
Dizziness
Opa
Hyd
1
0
Stomach Problems
Opa
Hyd
1
0
Burning
Opa
Hyd
1
0
Dry Mouth
Opa
Hyd
1
1
Rash
Opa
Hyd
1
0
Tingling
Opa
Hyd
1
0
Sleep Disorders
Opa
Hyd
1
0
Blood Clots
Opa
Hyd
1
0
Blood Disorder
Opa
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 Opana ER 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: 5 mg, 7.5 mg, 10 mg, 15 mg, 20 mg, 30 mg, 40 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
Oxymorphone Hcl
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Hydrocodone and Opana ER: 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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