Nucynta vs Vicodin

Nucynta
(Rx)
Vicodin
(Rx)
Nucynta is a pain relief medication (opioid).
Vicodin is a pain relief medication (opioid).
Satisfaction Score
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3.8
Very Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.8
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Pain
3.3
Concern level
1.6
Helpfulness
for Pain
1.9
Concern level
1.7
Approval Date
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November 20, 2008
January 7, 1983
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
6,424 Discussions
289,033 Discussions
Taken For
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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.
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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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
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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Nucynta
Nuc
Vicodin
Vic
Nausea
Nuc
Vic
5
4
Dizziness
Nuc
Vic
2
1
Hallucinations
Nuc
Vic
2
0
Serotonin Syndrome
Nuc
Vic
1
0
Dry Mouth
Nuc
Vic
1
0
Stomach Problems
Nuc
Vic
1
0
Diabetes
Nuc
Vic
1
0
Sleep Disorders
Nuc
Vic
1
0
Palpitations
Nuc
Vic
1
0
Loss of Appetite
Nuc
Vic
1
0
Addiction
Vic
Nuc
10
0
Nausea
Vic
Nuc
4
5
Vomiting
Vic
Nuc
2
0
Dizziness
Vic
Nuc
1
2
Euphoria
Vic
Nuc
1
0
Drowsiness
Vic
Nuc
1
0
Weight Loss
Vic
Nuc
1
0
Fainting
Vic
Nuc
1
0
Liver Damage
Vic
Nuc
1
0
Restlessness
Vic
Nuc
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 Nucynta 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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Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 50 mg, 75 mg, 100 mg
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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Tapentadol Hydrochloride
Hydrocodone Bit/Acetaminophen
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Nucynta 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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