NORCO 7.5/325

Generic Name for NORCO 7.5/325

Hydrocodone bitartrate 7.5mg, acetaminophen 325mg; scored tabs.


Legal Classification

CIII


Pharmacological Classification

Opioid + analgesic.


Manufacturer

Watson


INDICATIONS FOR NORCO 7.5/325

Moderate to moderately severe pain.

ADULT DOSE FOR NORCO 7.5/325

1 tab every 4–6 hrs as needed; max 6 tabs/day.

CHILDREN'S DOSING FOR NORCO 7.5/325

Not recommended.

WARNINGS/PRECAUTIONS FOR NORCO 7.5/325

Head injury. Increased intracranial pressure. Acute abdomen. Impaired renal, hepatic, thyroid, pulmonary, or adrenocortical function. GI or GU obstruction. Asthma. Drug abusers. Elderly. Debilitated. Labor & delivery. Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers: not recommended.

INTERACTIONS FOR NORCO 7.5/325

Potentiation with alcohol, other CNS depressants, MAOIs, tricyclic antidepressants, antihistamines, anticholinergics, antipsychotics, antianxiety agents (reduce dose of either or both drugs if used together). Acetaminophen may cause false (+) urinary 5-hydroxyindoleacetic acid test.

ADVERSE REACTIONS NORCO 7.5/325

Lightheadedness, CNS/respiratory depression, nausea, vomiting, constipation, urinary retention, rash, abuse potential; hepatotoxicity (overdosage).

HOW IS NORCO 7.5/325 SUPPLIED

Tabs 5/325, 7.5/325—100; 10/325—100, 500

RELATED DISEASE:

Pain, general~narcotics

SEE ALSO:

NORCO 10/325
NORCO 5/325

Original Source:http://www.empr.com/norco-75325/narcotic-analgesics/drug/6563/