Lortab vs Suboxone

Lortab
(Rx)
Suboxone
(Rx)
Lortab is a pain relief medication (opioid).
Suboxone is a chemical dependency medication.
Satisfaction Score
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2.9
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.5
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Pain
2.0
Concern level
1.6
Helpfulness
for Pain
2.8
Concern level
1.5
Approval Date
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July 9, 1982
October 8, 2002
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
77,590 Discussions
272,082 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#3 for Headaches
#4 for Depression
#5 for Back Pain
#6 for Migraines
#7 for Chronic Pain
#8 for Fibromyalgia
#9 for Pain Relief
#10 for Cramping
#11 for Severe Pain
#13 for Discomfort
#14 for Arthritis
Lortab is prescribed for Pain and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Condition
Number of posts
#2 for Addiction
#3 for Pain
#4 for Depression
#6 for Chronic Pain
Suboxone is prescribed for Withdrawal Symptoms and is mostly mentioned together with this indication. Our data suggest that it is taken for Pain and Depression, although it is not approved for these conditions.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Lor
Addiction
10
Nausea
4
Vomiting
2
Dizziness
1
Drowsiness
1
RLS
1
Burning
1
Euphoria
1
Weight Loss
1
Liver Damage
1
Sub
Euphoria
1
Nausea
1
Vomiting
1
Restlessness
1
Dizziness
1
Numbness
1
Drowsiness
1
Migraines
1
Cramping
1
Sneezing
1
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Lortab
Lor
Suboxone
Sub
Addiction
Lor
Sub
10
0
Nausea
Lor
Sub
4
1
Vomiting
Lor
Sub
2
1
Dizziness
Lor
Sub
1
1
Drowsiness
Lor
Sub
1
1
RLS
Lor
Sub
1
0
Burning
Lor
Sub
1
0
Euphoria
Lor
Sub
1
1
Weight Loss
Lor
Sub
1
0
Liver Damage
Lor
Sub
1
0
Euphoria
Sub
Lor
1
1
Nausea
Sub
Lor
1
4
Vomiting
Sub
Lor
1
2
Restlessness
Sub
Lor
1
0
Dizziness
Sub
Lor
1
1
Numbness
Sub
Lor
1
0
Drowsiness
Sub
Lor
1
1
Migraines
Sub
Lor
1
0
Cramping
Sub
Lor
1
0
Sneezing
Sub
Lor
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 Lortab during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
C Category C
Before taking Suboxone 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 Lortab and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Suboxone and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Oral Film, Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 2.5-500 mg, 5-500 mg, 7.5-325 mg, 10-500 mg
Elixir: 2.5-167 mg/5 mL
Film: 2-0.5 mg, 4-1 mg, 8-2 mg, 12-3 mg
Tablet: 2-0.5 mg, 8-2 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Hydrocodone Bit/Acetaminophen
Buprenorphine Hcl/Naloxone Hcl
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Lortab and Suboxone: Moderate 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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