Oxycodone-Acetaminophen vs Vicodin

Oxycodone-Acetaminophen
(Rx)
Vicodin
(Rx)
Oxycodone-Acetaminophen is a pain relief medication (opioid).
Vicodin is a pain relief medication (opioid).
Satisfaction Score
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No score available
Satisfaction Score
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2.8
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Pain
1.9
Concern level
1.7
Approval Date
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December 18, 2014
January 7, 1983
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
882 Discussions
289,159 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#2 for Severe Pain
#3 for Pain Relief
#4 for Migraines
#5 for Chronic Pain
#6 for Back Pain
Oxycodone-Acetaminophen 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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Oxy
Nausea
6
Addiction
5
Dizziness
3
Drowsiness
3
Vomiting
2
Dry Mouth
2
Liver Damage
2
Stomach Problems
1
Arthritis
1
Respiratory Depression
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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Oxy
Vicodin
Vic
Nausea
Oxy
Vic
6
4
Addiction
Oxy
Vic
5
10
Dizziness
Oxy
Vic
3
1
Drowsiness
Oxy
Vic
3
1
Vomiting
Oxy
Vic
2
2
Dry Mouth
Oxy
Vic
2
0
Liver Damage
Oxy
Vic
2
1
Stomach Problems
Oxy
Vic
1
0
Arthritis
Oxy
Vic
1
0
Respiratory Depression
Oxy
Vic
1
0
Addiction
Vic
Oxy
10
5
Nausea
Vic
Oxy
4
6
Vomiting
Vic
Oxy
2
2
Dizziness
Vic
Oxy
1
3
Euphoria
Vic
Oxy
1
0
Drowsiness
Vic
Oxy
1
3
Weight Loss
Vic
Oxy
1
0
Fainting
Vic
Oxy
1
0
Liver Damage
Vic
Oxy
1
2
Restlessness
Vic
Oxy
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 Oxycodone-Acetaminophen 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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There may be a negative interaction between Oxycodone-Acetaminophen and alcohol.
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: 2.5-400 mg, 5-500 mg, 7.5-500 mg, 10-325 mg
Capsule: , 5-500 mg
: 7.5-325 mg
Solution: 5-325 mg/5 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 or limit grapefruit juice while taking narcotics because grapefruit may increase drug effect.
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Oxycodone Hcl/Acetaminophen
Hydrocodone Bit/Acetaminophen
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Oxycodone-Acetaminophen 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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