Hydrocodone

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Synonyms
Lorcet, Lortab, Vicodin, Norco, Zydone

Hydrocodone belongs to the group of medicines called narcotic analgesics (pain medicines). It acts on the central nervous system (CNS) to relieve pain, and stops or prevents cough.

Hydrocodone is a Scheduled III controlled substance; in some states, it is classified as a Scheduled II controlled substance for drug crimes.

When hydrocodone is used for a long time, it may become habit-forming, causing mental or physical dependence.

Hydrocodone is often used by drug seekers in combination with Carisoprodol to produce a euphoric effect.

Common brand names of hydrocodone are Lorcet, Lortab, Vicodin, Norco and Zydone.

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