Opana ER vs Vicodin

Opana ER
(Rx)
Vicodin
(Rx)
Opana ER is a pain relief medication (opioid).
Vicodin is a pain relief medication (opioid).
Satisfaction Score
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4.0
Very Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.8
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Pain
2.3
Concern level
1.2
Helpfulness
for Pain
1.9
Concern level
1.7
Approval Date
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June 22, 2006
January 7, 1983
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
7,552 Discussions
289,097 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#3 for Chronic Pain
#4 for Severe Pain
Opana ER is prescribed for Pain and Breakthrough Pain and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
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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Opa
Nausea
3
Dizziness
1
Stomach Problems
1
Burning
1
Dry Mouth
1
Rash
1
Tingling
1
Sleep Disorders
1
Blood Clots
1
Hallucinations
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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Opana ER
Opa
Vicodin
Vic
Nausea
Opa
Vic
3
4
Dizziness
Opa
Vic
1
1
Stomach Problems
Opa
Vic
1
0
Burning
Opa
Vic
1
0
Dry Mouth
Opa
Vic
1
0
Rash
Opa
Vic
1
0
Tingling
Opa
Vic
1
0
Sleep Disorders
Opa
Vic
1
0
Blood Clots
Opa
Vic
1
0
Hallucinations
Opa
Vic
1
0
Addiction
Vic
Opa
10
0
Nausea
Vic
Opa
4
3
Vomiting
Vic
Opa
2
0
Dizziness
Vic
Opa
1
1
Euphoria
Vic
Opa
1
0
Drowsiness
Vic
Opa
1
0
Weight Loss
Vic
Opa
1
0
Fainting
Vic
Opa
1
0
Liver Damage
Vic
Opa
1
0
Restlessness
Vic
Opa
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 Opana ER 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: 5 mg, 7.5 mg, 10 mg, 15 mg, 20 mg, 30 mg, 40 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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Oxymorphone Hcl
Hydrocodone Bit/Acetaminophen
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Opana ER 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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