hydrocodone 10 mg
Dosing & Uses
Dosage Forms & Strengths
tablet: Schedule II
- 5mg/300mg, 5mg/325mg
- 7.5mg/300mg, 7.5mg/325mg
- 10mg/300mg, 10mg/325mg
oral solution/elixir: Schedule II
- (10mg/300mg)/15mL, (10mg/325mg)/15mL
Moderate to Severe Pain
1-2 tablets (2.5-10 mg hydrocodone; 300-325 mg acetaminophen) PO q4-6hr PRN
Acetaminophen: Not to exceed 1 g/dose or 4 g/24 hr
Hydrocodone: Maximum daily dose should not exceed 60 mg/24 hr
Hepatic impairment: Avoid chronic use or high doses of acetaminophen (ie, >4 g/day) in hepatic impairment.
Differents Hydrocodone Bitartrate/Acetaminophen 10mg-325mg Tablet
- a white, oblong, scored tablet imprinted with “G 037”. and is manufactured by Tris Pharma, Inc.
- a white, oblong, scored tablet imprinted with “IP 110”. and is manufactured byAmneal Pharmaceuticals
- a white, oval, scored tablet imprinted with “176”.and is manufactured by Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, Inc.
- a yellow, oblong, scored tablet imprinted with “V” and “36 01”. and is manufactured by Par Pharmaceuticals, an Endo Company
- a white, oblong, scored tablet imprinted with “R P” and “H10/325”. and is manufactured by Rhodes Pharmaceuticals LP
- a white, oblong, scored tablet imprinted with “M367“.and is manufactured by Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals
hydrocodone 10 mg M367 (Acetaminophen and Hydrocodone Bitartrate 325 mg / 10 mg)
Pill with imprint M367 is White, Capsule-shape and has been identified as Acetaminophen and Hydrocodone Bitartrate 325 mg / 10 mg. It is supplied by Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals.
Acetaminophen/hydrocodone is used in the treatment of back pain; pain; cough and belongs to the drug class narcotic analgesic combinations. Risk cannot be ruled out during pregnancy. Acetaminophen/hydrocodone 325 mg / 10 mg is classified as a Schedule 2 controlled substance under the Controlled Substance Act (CSA).
What other drugs will affect acetaminophen and hydrocodone 10 mg ?
- an antidepressant such as amitriptyline (Elavil, Vanatrip, Limbitrol), doxepin (Sinequan), nortriptyline (Pamelor), and others;
- an MAO inhibitor such as furazolidone (Furoxone), isocarboxazid (Marplan), phenelzine (Nardil), rasagiline (Azilect), selegiline (Eldepryl, Emsam, Zelapar), or tranylcypromine (Parnate);
- atropine (Donnatal, and others), benztropine (Cogentin), dimenhydrinate (Dramamine), glycopyrrolate (Robinul), mepenzolate (Cantil), methscopolamine (Pamine), or scopolamine (Transderm-Scop);
- bladder or urinary medications such as darifenacin (Enablex), flavoxate (Urispas), oxybutynin (Ditropan, Oxytrol), tolterodine (Detrol), or solifenacin (Vesicare);
- a bronchodilator such as ipratropium (Atrovent) or tiotropium (Spiriva); or
- irritable bowel medications such as dicyclomine (Bentyl), hyoscyamine (Anaspaz, Cystospaz, Levsin, and others), or propantheline (Pro-Banthine).
How to use Hydrocodone-Acetaminophen
See also Warning section.
Read the Medication Guide and, if available, the Patient Information Leaflet provided by your pharmacist before you start taking this medication and each time you get a refill. If you have any questions, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
Take this medication by mouth as directed by your doctor. You may take this drug with or without food. If you have nausea, it may help to take this drug with food. Ask your doctor or pharmacist about other ways to decrease nausea (such as lying down for 1 to 2 hours with as little head movement as possible).
If you are using a liquid form of this medication, use a medication measuring device to carefully measure the prescribed dose. Do not use a household spoon because you may not get the correct dose.
The dosage is based on your medical condition and response to treatment. In children, the dosage is also based on weight. Do not increase your dose, take the medication more frequently, or take it for a longer time than prescribed. Properly stop the medication when so directed.
How should I take acetaminophen and hydrocodone 10 mg?
Take acetaminophen and hydrocodone exactly as it was prescribed for you. Do not take it in larger amounts, or use it for longer than recommended by your doctor. Follow the directions on your prescription label. Tell your doctor if the medicine seems to stop working as well in relieving your pain.
An overdose of acetaminophen can cause serious harm to your liver. The maximum amount of acetaminophen for adults is 1 gram (1000 mg) per dose and 4 grams (4000 mg) per day. One acetaminophen and hydrocodone tablet may contain up to 750 mg of acetaminophen. Know the amount of acetaminophen in the specific product you are taking.Measure the liquid form of this medication with a special dose-measuring spoon or cup, not a regular table spoon. If you do not have a dose-measuring device, ask your pharmacist where you can get one.
Important information about hydrocodone 10 mg
- Tell your doctor if you drink more than three alcoholic beverages per day or if you have ever had alcoholic liver disease (cirrhosis). You may not be able to take medication that contains acetaminophen.Hydrocodone may be habit-forming and should be used only by the person it was prescribed for. Keep the medication in a secure place where others cannot get to it. Acetaminophen and hydrocodone can cause side effects that may impair your thinking or reactions. Be careful if you drive or do anything that requires you to be awake and alert.
Tell your doctor if the medicine seems to stop working as well in relieving your pain.