Norco vs Nucynta

Norco
(Rx)
Nucynta
(Rx)
Norco is a pain relief medication (opioid).
Nucynta is a pain relief medication (opioid).
Satisfaction Score
?
3.0
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
?
3.8
Very Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Pain
1.7
Concern level
1.3
Helpfulness
for Pain
3.3
Concern level
1.6
Approval Date
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February 14, 1997
November 20, 2008
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
45,105 Discussions
6,424 Discussions
Taken For
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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.
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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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
Nuc
Nausea
5
Dizziness
2
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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Norco
Nor
Nucynta
Nuc
Restlessness
Nor
Nuc
1
0
Tingling
Nor
Nuc
1
0
Weight Loss
Nor
Nuc
1
0
Shaking
Nor
Nuc
1
0
Blood Clots
Nor
Nuc
1
0
Opioid Dependence
Nor
Nuc
1
0
Loss of Appetite
Nor
Nuc
1
1
Suicide
Nor
Nuc
1
0
Mood Swings
Nor
Nuc
1
0
Heart Attack
Nor
Nuc
1
0
Nausea
Nuc
Nor
5
0
Dizziness
Nuc
Nor
2
0
Hallucinations
Nuc
Nor
2
0
Serotonin Syndrome
Nuc
Nor
1
0
Dry Mouth
Nuc
Nor
1
0
Stomach Problems
Nuc
Nor
1
0
Diabetes
Nuc
Nor
1
0
Sleep Disorders
Nuc
Nor
1
0
Palpitations
Nuc
Nor
1
0
Loss of Appetite
Nuc
Nor
1
1
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 Norco during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
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 Norco 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
Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 5-325 mg, 7.5-325 mg, 10-325 mg, 325-7.5 mg
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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Hydrocodone Bit/Acetaminophen
Tapentadol Hydrochloride
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Norco 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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