Were you looking for information about Hydrocodone? Hydrocodine is a common misspelling of hydrocodone.
Hydrocodone is a morphine-like medication commonly used in prescription pain and cough medicines. It comes in tablet, capsule, and liquid form, and is typically taken every four hours as needed. Although the drug is effective at decreasing pain and relieving coughing, it can also cause drowsiness, mood changes, and mental "clouding." Some of the most common side effects that have been reported with this medication include vomiting, drowsiness, dizziness, and constipation.
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