Percocet vs Percodan

Percocet
(Rx)
Percodan
(Rx)
Percocet is a pain relief medication (opioid).
Percodan is a pain relief medication (opioid).
Satisfaction Score
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2.8
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.1
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Pain
1.8
Concern level
1.8
Concern level
2.0
Approval Date
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August 31, 1976
April 12, 1950
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
224,443 Discussions
3,373 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#2 for Pain Relief
#3 for Back Pain
#4 for Chronic Pain
#6 for Migraines
#7 for Cramping
#8 for Fibromyalgia
#9 for Severe Pain
Percocet is prescribed for Pain and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#2 for Severe Pain
Percodan is prescribed for Pain and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Per
Addiction
7
Nausea
4
Vomiting
2
Dizziness
1
Drowsiness
1
Euphoria
1
Fainting
1
Weight Loss
1
Blood Clots
1
Shortness of Breath
1
Per
Addiction
10
Nausea
3
Vomiting
1
Euphoria
1
Liver Damage
1
Drowsiness
1
Liver Disease
1
Seizures
1
Heart Attack
1
Burning
1
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Percocet
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Percodan
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Addiction
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7
10
Nausea
Per
Per
4
3
Vomiting
Per
Per
2
1
Dizziness
Per
Per
1
0
Drowsiness
Per
Per
1
1
Euphoria
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Per
1
1
Fainting
Per
Per
1
0
Weight Loss
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Per
1
0
Blood Clots
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Per
1
0
Shortness of Breath
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Per
1
0
Addiction
Per
Per
10
7
Nausea
Per
Per
3
4
Vomiting
Per
Per
1
2
Euphoria
Per
Per
1
1
Liver Damage
Per
Per
1
0
Drowsiness
Per
Per
1
1
Liver Disease
Per
Per
1
0
Seizures
Per
Per
1
0
Heart Attack
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Per
1
0
Burning
Per
Per
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 Percocet during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
C Category C
Before taking Percodan 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 Percocet and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Percodan and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 2.5-325 mg, 5-325 mg, 7.5-325 mg, 10-325 mg, 500-7.5 mg, 650-10 mg
Tablet: 4.8355-325 mg
Food Instructions
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Avoid or limit grapefruit juice while taking narcotics because grapefruit may increase drug effect.
Avoid or limit grapefruit juice while taking narcotics because grapefruit may increase drug effect.
Ingredients
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Oxycodone Hcl/Acetaminophen
Oxycodone Hcl/Aspirin, Oxycodone Hcl/Oxycodone Terephthalate/Aspirin
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Percocet and Percodan: 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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