Methadone (Brand) vs Norco

Methadone (Brand)
(Rx)
Norco
(Rx)
Methadone is a pain relief medication (opioid).
Norco is a pain relief medication (opioid).
Satisfaction Score
?
3.1
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
?
3.0
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Pain
2.5
Concern level
1.2
Helpfulness
for Pain
1.7
Concern level
1.3
Approval Date
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Not Available
February 14, 1997
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
11,372 Discussions
45,305 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#2 for Addiction
#4 for Chronic Pain
is prescribed for and and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#3 for Chronic Pain
#4 for Depression
#5 for Pain Relief
#6 for Back Pain
#7 for Headaches
#8 for Fibromyalgia
#10 for Migraines
#11 for Severe Pain
#12 for Arthritis
#13 for Herniated Disc
#14 for Discomfort
#15 for Cramping
#16 for Leg Pain
Norco is prescribed for Pain and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Met
Suicide
1
Lack Of Sleep
1
Dizziness
1
Sneezing
1
Paranoia
1
Blindness
1
Burning
1
Hallucinations
1
High Blood Pressure
1
Coma
1
Nor
Restlessness
1
Tingling
1
Weight Loss
1
Shaking
1
Blood Clots
1
Opioid Dependence
1
Loss of Appetite
1
Suicide
1
Mood Swings
1
Heart Attack
1
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Methadone (Brand)
Met
Norco
Nor
Suicide
Met
Nor
1
1
Lack Of Sleep
Met
Nor
1
0
Dizziness
Met
Nor
1
0
Sneezing
Met
Nor
1
0
Paranoia
Met
Nor
1
0
Blindness
Met
Nor
1
0
Burning
Met
Nor
1
0
Hallucinations
Met
Nor
1
0
High Blood Pressure
Met
Nor
1
0
Coma
Met
Nor
1
0
Restlessness
Nor
Met
1
0
Tingling
Nor
Met
1
0
Weight Loss
Nor
Met
1
0
Shaking
Nor
Met
1
0
Blood Clots
Nor
Met
1
0
Opioid Dependence
Nor
Met
1
0
Loss of Appetite
Nor
Met
1
0
Suicide
Nor
Met
1
1
Mood Swings
Nor
Met
1
0
Heart Attack
Nor
Met
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 Methadone (Brand) during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
C Category C
Before taking Norco 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 Methadone (Brand) and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Norco and alcohol.
Method of use
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Injection, Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Solution: 5 mg/5 mL, 10 mg/5 mL, 10 mg/mL
Tablet: 5 mg, 10 mg, 40 mg
Syringe: 5 mg/5 mL, 10 mg/mL
Concentrate: 10 mg/mL
Tablet: 5-325 mg, 7.5-325 mg, 10-325 mg, 325-7.5 mg
Food Instructions
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Avoid or limit grapefruit juice while taking narcotics because grapefruit may increase drug effect.
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Methadone Hcl
Hydrocodone Bit/Acetaminophen
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Methadone (Brand) and Norco: 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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