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Vicodin




Indications
Dosage
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INDICATIONS

Hydrocodone bitartrate and acetaminophen tablets are indicated for the relief of moderate to moderately severe pain.

DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION

Dosage should be adjusted according to the severity of the pain and the response of the patient. However, it should be kept in mind that tolerance to hydrocodone can develop with continued use and that the incidence of untoward effects is dose related.

VICODIN® (Hydrocodone Bitartrate and Acetaminophen Tablets, USP 5 mg/300 mg): The usual adult dosage is one or two tablets every four to six hours as needed for pain. The total daily dosage should not exceed 8 tablets.

VICODIN ES® (Hydrocodone Bitartrate and Acetaminophen Tablets, USP 7.5 mg/300 mg): The usual adult dosage is one tablet every four to six hours as needed for pain. The total daily dosage should not exceed 6 tablets.

VICODIN HP® (Hydrocodone Bitartrate and Acetaminophen Tablets, USP 10 mg/300 mg): The usual adult dosage is one tablet every four to six hours as needed for pain. The total daily dosage should not exceed 6 tablets.

HOW SUPPLIED

VICODIN®, VICODIN ES® and VICODIN HP® (Hydrocodone Bitartrate and Acetaminophen) Tablets, USP are supplied as follows:

VICODIN® 5 mg/300 mg

White, capsule-shaped, bisected tablets, debossed "5" score "300"on one side and "VICODIN" on the other side in bottles of 100 and 500 tablets:

Bottles of 100 - NDC 0074-3041-13
Bottles of 500 - NDC 0074-3041-53

VICODIN ES® 7.5 mg/300 mg

White, capsule-shaped, bisected tablets, debossed "7.5" score "300" on one side and "VICODIN ES" on the other side in bottles of 100 and 500 tablets:

Bottles of 100 - NDC 0074-3043-13
Bottles of 500 - NDC 0074-3043-53

VICODIN HP® 10 mg/300 mg

White, capsule-shaped, bisected tablets, debossed "10" score "300" on one side and "VICODIN HP" on the other side in bottles of 100 and 500 tablets:

Bottles of 100 - NDC 0074-3054-13
Bottles of 500 - NDC 0074-3054-53

STORAGE

Store at 20° to 25°C (68° to 77°F). [See USP Controlled Room Temperature].

PHARMACIST: Dispense in a tight, light-resistant container with a child-resistant closure.

Manufactured for AbbVie Inc., North Chicago, IL 60064 U.S.A. Manufactured by: Mikart, Inc. Atlanta, GA 30318. Revised: 0 August, 2014

This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

Last reviewed on RxList: 12/21/2015

Indications
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How Supplied

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