Were you looking for information about Hydrocodone? Hydrocod is a common misspelling of hydrocodone.
Hydrocodone is a narcotic active ingredient often used in prescription pain relievers and cough suppressants. It is a controlled substance that has a significant potential for both psychological and physical dependence and abuse. It is believed that hydrocodone products work by binding to opioid receptors in the central nervous system (the brain and spinal cord). You should talk to your healthcare provider before using this drug if you have liver disease, hypothyroidism, or lung disease.
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