Tylenol With Codeine vs Vicodin for Severe Pain

Tylenol With Codeine
(OTC)
Vicodin
(Rx)
Tylenol With Codeine is a pain relief medication.
Vicodin is a pain relief medication (opioid).
Satisfaction Score
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3.4
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.8
Moderately Satisfied
Concern level
1.2
Helpfulness
for Severe Pain
2.2
Concern level
1.7
Approval Date
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May 26, 1976
January 7, 1983
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
8,492 Discussions
289,287 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#2 for Headaches
#3 for Migraines
#4 for Swelling
#5 for Cramping
#6 for Cough
#7 for Discomfort
#8 for Pain Relief
#9 for Back Pain
#10 for Fever
#11 for Severe Pain
#12 for Stomach Pain
Tylenol With Codeine is approved 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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Tyl
Withdrawal Symptoms
2
Drowsiness
1
Liver Damage
1
Gagging
1
Trouble Swallowing
1
Wounds
1
Trauma
1
Dry Mouth
1
Shaking
1
Neuropathy
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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Withdrawal Symptoms
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0
Drowsiness
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Vic
1
1
Liver Damage
Tyl
Vic
1
1
Gagging
Tyl
Vic
1
0
Trouble Swallowing
Tyl
Vic
1
0
Wounds
Tyl
Vic
1
0
Trauma
Tyl
Vic
1
0
Dry Mouth
Tyl
Vic
1
0
Shaking
Tyl
Vic
1
0
Neuropathy
Tyl
Vic
1
0
Addiction
Vic
Tyl
10
0
Nausea
Vic
Tyl
4
0
Vomiting
Vic
Tyl
2
0
Dizziness
Vic
Tyl
1
0
Euphoria
Vic
Tyl
1
0
Drowsiness
Vic
Tyl
1
1
Weight Loss
Vic
Tyl
1
0
Fainting
Vic
Tyl
1
0
Liver Damage
Vic
Tyl
1
1
Restlessness
Vic
Tyl
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 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 Tylenol With Codeine and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Vicodin and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Dosages
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No methods of use & dosage information found
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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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Acetaminophen , Dextromethorphan Hbr/P-Ephed Hcl/Acetaminophen/Chlorphenir
Hydrocodone Bit/Acetaminophen
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Tylenol With Codeine 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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