Morphine vs Vicodin

Morphine
(Rx)
Vicodin
(Rx)
Morphine is a pain relief medication (opioid).
Vicodin is a pain relief medication (opioid).
Satisfaction Score
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2.9
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
?
2.8
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Pain
2.0
Concern level
1.7
Helpfulness
for Pain
1.9
Concern level
1.7
Approval Date
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Not Available
January 7, 1983
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
494,678 Discussions
289,931 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#3 for Pain Relief
#4 for Chronic Pain
#5 for Back Pain
#6 for Severe Pain
Morphine is prescribed for Pain and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#3 for Headaches
#4 for Depression
#5 for Back Pain
#6 for Migraines
#7 for Pain Relief
#8 for Fibromyalgia
#9 for Chronic Pain
#10 for Cramping
#11 for Discomfort
#12 for Severe Pain
Vicodin is prescribed for Pain and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Mor
Nausea
3
Euphoria
1
Dizziness
1
Hallucinations
1
Blood Clots
1
Coma
1
Spotting
1
Trauma
1
Paranoia
1
Bloating
1
Vic
Addiction
10
Nausea
4
Vomiting
2
Dizziness
1
Euphoria
1
Drowsiness
1
Weight Loss
1
Fainting
1
Liver Damage
1
Restlessness
1
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Morphine
Mor
Vicodin
Vic
Nausea
Mor
Vic
3
4
Euphoria
Mor
Vic
1
1
Dizziness
Mor
Vic
1
1
Hallucinations
Mor
Vic
1
0
Blood Clots
Mor
Vic
1
0
Coma
Mor
Vic
1
0
Spotting
Mor
Vic
1
0
Trauma
Mor
Vic
1
0
Paranoia
Mor
Vic
1
0
Bloating
Mor
Vic
1
0
Addiction
Vic
Mor
10
0
Nausea
Vic
Mor
4
3
Vomiting
Vic
Mor
2
0
Dizziness
Vic
Mor
1
1
Euphoria
Vic
Mor
1
1
Drowsiness
Vic
Mor
1
0
Weight Loss
Vic
Mor
1
0
Fainting
Vic
Mor
1
0
Liver Damage
Vic
Mor
1
0
Restlessness
Vic
Mor
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 Morphine during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
C Category C
Before taking Vicodin during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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When taken with alcohol a rapid relaese of the drug might occur and may be potentially deadly.
There may be a negative interaction between Vicodin and alcohol.
Method of use
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Injection, Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Capsule: 10 mg, 15 mg, 20 mg, 30 mg, 40 mg, 45 mg, 50 mg, 60 mg, 70 mg, 75 mg, 80 mg, 90 mg, 100 mg, 120 mg, 130 mg, 150 mg, 200 mg, 20 mg/24hr, 50 mg/24hr, 100 mg/24hr
Solution: 250 mg/10 mL, 100 mg/4 mL, 10 mg/5 mL, 20 mg/5 mL, 0.5 mg/mL, 1 mg/mL, 2 mg/mL, 3 mg/mL, 4 mg/mL, 5 mg/mL, 8 mg/mL, 10 mg/mL, 15 mg/mL, 25 mg/mL, 50 mg/mL, 1 mg/mL (PF)
Tablet: 10 mg, 15 mg, 30 mg, 60 mg, 100 mg, 200 mg, 15 mg/12hr, 30 mg/12hr, 60 mg/12hr, 100 mg/12hr, 200 mg/12hr
Syringe: 10 mg/10 mL (1 mg/mL), 1 mg/mL, 2 mg/mL, 4 mg/mL, 5 mg/mL, 8 mg/mL, 10 mg/mL, 15 mg/mL, 25 mg/mL, 50 mg/mL
Cartridge: 2 mg/mL, 4 mg/mL, 8 mg/mL, 10 mg/mL, 15 mg/mL
Suppository: 5 mg, 10 mg, 20 mg, 30 mg
: 30 mg/30 mL (1 mg/mL)
Concentrate: 100 mg/5 mL
Injector: 10 mg/0.7 mL
Tablet: 5-500 mg, 7.5-750 mg, 10-300 mg, 200-7.5 mg, 500-5 mg, 660-10 mg, 750-7.5 mg
Food Instructions
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Avoid alcohol while taking narcotics as it may increase their toxicity.
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Morphine Sulfate
Hydrocodone Bit/Acetaminophen
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Morphine and Vicodin: 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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