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What does a hydrocodone allergy look like?

What does a hydrocodone allergy look like?

Allergic reaction: Itching or hives, swelling in your face or hands, swelling or tingling in your mouth or throat, chest tightness, trouble breathing. Anxiety, restlessness, fast heartbeat, fever, sweating, muscle spasms, twitching, diarrhea, seeing or hearing things that are not there.

Is itching a side effect of taking hydrocodone?

People who take opioids may experience dry mouth and overall itchiness. It’s possible that the drug will cause swelling in the hands or feet. Muscle pain and back pain are possible. Hydrocodone may cause cold-like symptoms, such as sneezing, sore throat, or stuffy nose.

What are some reactions to hydrocodone?

Nausea, vomiting, constipation, lightheadedness, dizziness, or drowsiness may occur. Some of these side effects may decrease after you have been using this medication for a while. If any of these effects persist or worsen, tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly.

What happens if you take too much hydrocodone acetaminophen?

Hydrocodone/acetaminophen has a risk for abuse and addiction, which can lead to overdose. Hydrocodone/acetaminophen may also cause severe, possibly fatal, breathing problems.

Can people be allergic to hydrocodone?

A very serious allergic reaction to this drug is rare. However, seek immediate medical attention if you notice any symptoms of a serious allergic reaction, including: rash, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), severe dizziness, trouble breathing.

Are there any side effects to hydrocodone or acetaminophen?

Some side effects of acetaminophen / hydrocodone may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects.

What to do if you have an allergic reaction to hydrocodone?

Get emergency medical help if you have signs of an allergic reaction to acetaminophen or hydrocodone: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat. Opioid medicine can slow or stop your breathing, and death may occur.

What are the signs of an overdose of hydrocodone?

Signs of an overdose include: cold, clammy skin, coughing that sometimes produces a pink frothy sputum, dark urine, difficult or trouble breathing, irregular, fast or slow, or shallow breathing, nausea, vomiting, pain in the upper stomach, pale or blue lips, fingernails, or skin, pinpoint pupils of the eyes, or yellow eyes or skin.

Are there any side effects to hydrocodone bitartrate?

Medically reviewed by Last updated on May 16, 2020. Hydrocodone bitartrate and acetaminophen oral solution has the potential for addiction, abuse, and misuse, which can lead to overdose and death. Assess each patient’s risk before prescribing, and monitor for development of these behaviors and conditions.

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