February 23, 2017
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Lorcet

"SAN ANTONIO ” Patients with severe chronic pain, including those with arachnoiditis, have low serum cortisol levels, a new study has shown.

Before prescribing opioids to such patients, clinicians should check cortisol levels, and if t"...

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Lorcet




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Hydrocodone, like all narcotics, may impair mental and/or physical abilities required for the performance of potentially hazardous tasks such as driving a car or operating machinery; patients should be cautioned accordingly.

Alcohol and other CNS depressants may produce an additive CNS depression, when taken with this combination product, and should be avoided.

Hydrocodone may be habit-forming. Patients should take the drug only for as long as it is prescribed, in the amounts prescribed, and no more frequently than prescribed.

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