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  1. Update: 10/31/07 - L4-S1 Fusion
    ... to be easier to get off than the short-term stuff - vicodin in my case. If my vote counts... I say 10 weeks ... my fusion on Oct. 19th. I take one morphine, and vicodin 2-3 times a day, which technically is half my meds...

  2. POST surgery 9/27 anyone else in this same recovery timeframe?
    ... surgery I was taking MS Contin 30mg twice a day and vicodin 5/500x2 four times a day. And that was just to keep ... day, though I probably don't neeed it. I take the Vicodin in the AM when I get up, and ususally 1-3 times later...

  3. Getting Answers Today
    ... but the one spot is excruciating...ran out of my vicodin friday and no luck getting more. Haven't slept worth...
    ... why you haven't been able to get a refill on your Vicodin . Maybe take the empty bottle with you to your appt ... plan for you. I don't know what I'd do without my Vicodin everyday! That's what gets me through! Let us...
    ... see him the first time, without asking, he gave me Vicodin , Zanaflex and an anti inflamatory. Apparenty I was...
    ... see him the first time, without asking, he gave me Vicodin , Zanaflex and an anti inflamatory. Apparenty I was...
    ... severe inflamation. He wants me to remain on my meds ( Vicodin , Zanaflex and an anti-inflamatory) but that since...

  4. In Pain Constantly
    ... said it was pulled muscle, gave me flexeril and vicodin and sent me home for the rest of the week. To make...

  5. Back Pain, How To Pinpoint?
    ... but no real reason for the pain. Treated me with Vicodin and Valium, which took the edge off, but not a fix...

  6. Nerve Pain.....Bad Mood
    ... all act differently with diffeent meds. Just like vicodin or lortabs they make most people tired, they keep...

  7. unbearable lower back pain after fall down a flight of stairs
    ... they took me off work for two weeks and put me on vicodin , I tried to go back to work when the doctor told me ... no way I could work in that much pain even while on vicodin . I have not been back to work since.I've been to numerous...
    ... they took me off work for two weeks and put me on vicodin , I tried to go back to work when the doctor told me ... no way I could work in that much pain even while on vicodin . I have not been back to work since.I've been to numerous...
    ... for anything because after having me on pain pills { vicodin } for over a year, they think I'm just a narc seeker...

  8. Morphine!!
    ... to treat acute pain. That's more for things like vicodin and percocet. It's possible that, if you're taking...
    ... discomfort. When they took me off it and gave me my usual vicodin , my body responded very well to the vicodin and the ... morphine. the nurses were stunned at how well the vicodin worked, over the morphine....

  9. Feeling worthless
    ... try another antidepressant. For pain, I am given Vicodin , which is not very effective, but it becomes so when ... combined with Xanax, used as a muscle relaxer. 15 mg of Vicodin and .5 of Xanax, and I can get comfortable in bed...

  10. Someone please help.. I'M GOING CRAZY
    ... have the same problem at night...I take zanaflex, vicodin and relefen...and sometimes requip. This cocktail...
    ... crying the other day and they called in a script for vicodin . I took 2 doses which only took the edge off but...

  11. new here please help
    ... degeneration between c3-c4 and c4-c5 so they have had me on vicodin that is not working very well at all anymore. i went...
    ... am just so tired of being in pain all the time the vicodin im on helps a little but i am getting so used to it...

  12. Post-Surgical Neuritis? What's up with that?
    ... with a patient. I find that really really odd! It's Vicodin and while still a narcotic, it's low on the spectrum ... of injections at the moment, then have to take two vicodin they last prescribed (as he didnt hear what dose I...
    ... relationship with your doc. My doc did give me 40 vicodin 7.5 which lasts me three weeks. Today he gave me...
    ... very "unmotivated" in your last post, or was that my Vicodin perception (as I just took mine)! LOL! . Please...

  13. Chris....
    ... Methodone, or Morphine. Even with high doses of Vicodin or Norco. It starts with the breathing and goes into...

  14. L3-S1 anterior and posterior fusion...HELP PLEASE!
    ... had stints where I had to be on both morphine and vicodin at the same time and the constipation is the worst...

  15. Just When I Felt Abit Better!!
    ... mix of increased pain and building a tolerance for vicodin . I envy you with your pain meds. My doctor won ... 't really give me any. I beg for vicodin . He thinks I should be off the meds already or very...
    ... meds. My doctor won't really give me any. I beg for vicodin . He thinks I should be off the meds already or very...
    ... a 2 level anterior/posterior fusion. I run out of vicodin tomorrow and I am so scared to ask for more meds....

  16. What causes nonunion?
    ... percocet. It made me very sick. See if you can try vicodin instead. As for the nonfusion thing - firstly,...

  17. Left Side Back Pain Over Lower Ribs – Inflammation – HELP!!!
    ... through me. The pain is horrible & I have been on vicodin for 4 months. I want to get rid of this pain & quit...

  18. Chronic back pain
    ... I have to take a light-hitter pain med, known as Vicodin . It works best for me and it doesnt make me sick...
    ... stronger for night. I like it for both. Hydrocodone is Vicodin . You are taking 10/500. The "10" is the pain reliever...

  19. Pain meds and itching
    ... finally got up and took an antihistimine. I've been on Vicodin for almost a year. I also took my vitamin D bolus...
    ... i cant take vicodin family meds due to itching. yes it can develop at...

  20. hurting
    ... years I was on methadone later added the non generic Vicodin (my body does know the difference!), for that week...

  21. Ibake&pray ................tusconlady
    ... s switched my meds from a low dose to now being on Vicodin 10/325 and I'm taking 3 a day. For me, thats alot...

  22. New with a question/How do you sleep?
    ... by this, and without even asking, he started me on Vicodin , Zanaflex and Relefen. These drugs seem to mask the...

  23. 6 week Post Op Appt Fusion/Laminectomy
    ... endocet totally make me dizzy and sickly. I take vicodin and it works great - especially on the immediate acute...

  24. Doctors just don't understand
    ... treating me dosen't deal with anything stronger than Vicodin . So he has me on Vicodin ES, flexeril, motrin 800...

  25. Rhizotomy recc/ mri report need help
    ... the pain wakes me up all night, i take an occasional vicodin for pain and alleve helps. I would appreciate anyones...

  26. Very Bad Day
    ... Codine for migraine pain(yes I get those too) and Vicodin (that my surgeon made me go off). I hear you about...

  27. Manipulation painful?
    ... is killing me but I made it to work after taking a Vicodin . Is this common? I have never had this done so I...

  28. I Feel Good! What's Wrong With Me?!?
    ... , but, on the other hand, I only took one dose of vicodin today. Think I'll take another one now not to push...

  29. Oxycodone...Typical Dosage (???)
    ... back issuses & rheumatoid arthritis, my dr gave me vicodin a yr ago the 7.5/750 just these past few months it...
    ... asked to achieve during the course of the day. Vicodin does not help as much and actually makes me loopy...

  30. Fusion and meds you cant take
    ... me, either, but the other stuff in the Percocet and Vicodin did pretty well for me for headaches. If in doubt...

  31. Walking 1 month post op question/ facet fusion L4-S1
    ... refill. My surgery was over a year ago. I still take Vicodin twice a day, and my doctor is happy to give it to...

  32. Siatica pain!
    ... order to get a handle on the migraines. I was taking Vicodin but they gave me piggy back headaches so I'd have...

  33. Whining...sorry
    ... 10 minutes before needing to lie down..plus taking vicodin ...my doc says he has pts in medical profession who...

  34. ? about Ultram ER
    ... about 15 years ago, but now is classified the same as vicodin or oxycodone. Not the same med, but the same family...
    ... about 15 years ago, but now is classified the same as vicodin or oxycodone. Not the same med, but the same family...

  35. NO FOLLOW UP AFTER 3 MONTHS is this normal
    ... was trying to cut down my use of percocet and start vicodin . He said that was a great idea. After 4 days of vicodin...

  36. Mediacation question..
    ... trying this medication for pain. I have been taking Vicodin for quite some time now since my 2 back surgeries...
    ... DarkSlateBlue"]I tried tramadol (Ultram) after being on vicodin and it did absolutely nothing for my pain. But everyone...
    ... trying this medication for pain. I have been taking Vicodin for quite some time now since my 2 back surgeries...
    ... trying this medication for pain. I have been taking Vicodin for quite some time now since my 2 back surgeries...
    ... medication.. this line makes me hurl badly. I still use Vicodin . It still works better than anything else I've tried...

  37. scar tissue from back surgery
    ... extreme pain in my back. I am supposed to take 1-2 Vicodin and 40mg of Methadone 4 times a day (most days I only...
    ... but I still can't be totally pain free. If I take a Vicodin HP and 3 Methadone, my pain drops to maybe a 3-4 on...

  38. Update on Situation
    ... glad to say I felt no serious withdrawal from the vicodin as I expected I would, probably due to the anti-depressants...

  39. update on surgery
    ... horizontal position taking handfuls of morphine sulfate and vicodin for the rest of my life... or do fusion surgery. ...

  40. chest pain,high front,and back.
    ... shortness of breath,. Bad when I cough, Have to take vicodin early in the a.m.and in the P.M. to control the pain...
    ... but I'd say you need to see a doctor if you need Vicodin to control the pain. Just curious, were you taking ... the Vicodin for something else already? Could your problems be...
    ... but I'd say you need to see a doctor if you need Vicodin to control the pain. Just curious, were you taking ... the Vicodin for something else already? Could your problems be ... over 15 years ago?? so has been "letting me use vicodin to control the pain! Mornings it's pretty bad,...
    ... Sounds like you're no stranger to pain! So the Vicodin is for the back pain, but this chest pain is new?...

  41. what is the proper dosage for roxicodone if you have one disk bulged
    ... I find Percocet to be much better for my pain than Vicodin , but it makes me very drowsy and dizzy. Vicodin isn...

  42. had PTLIF last tues, just a little update
    ... asking for nausea meds shortly after.Put me on reg dose vicodin and didn't get sick again! It was definatly tougher...
    ... sitting. 10 to 20 min only. I am taking regular 5/500 vicodin every 4 to 5 hrs and flexeril 6 hrs, Hubby stayed...

  43. I am in trouble - who can suggest anything...
    ... yet was given Diladid which contains Morphine and Vicodin . I went into the surgeons office and she saw that...
    ... are having issues with your pain. I am allergic to vicodin , methadone, and codeine, my doc had a hard time prescribing ... she tried norco, now I did not realize it is like vicodin , strangely i did not have any reactions to it. So...
    ... I AM THERE WITH YOU SIS, I AM ALLERGIC TO CODIENE, VICODIN , AND METHADONE OH AND ALSO DILAUDID. I HAVE BEEN ON ... WAS ABLE TO TAKE NORCO WITH NO PROBLEMS AND IT HAS VICODIN IN IT IT IS WEIRD. A COUPLE OF WEEKS AGO WHEN I HAD...

  44. 5 Month Post-op
    ... expected if I overdo. I do still take a low dose vicodin daily and skelaxin. Hopefully I will be able to eliminate...

  45. 3 Level Fusion
    ... herniated disk and did some PT along with rest and vicodin when needed. After 2ish months I had no pain relief...

  46. 4 months post spinal fusion
    ... my pain meds at work, I will fall asleep, but the Vicodin barely works without the Xanax. Did any of you go...
    ... Mine work in bed, but sitting is no fun. I have Vicodin & Xanax, and I can get comfortable in bed, but then ... fall asleep because of the Xanax. The Vicodin needs to Xanax to work, apparently, because it's not...

  47. Is satisfactory even possible???
    ... right! I do have pain everyday and expect to take Vicodin or something similar everyday for the rest of my life ... position, use a heating pad, sometimes take an extra Vicodin as a last resort before I go to the TENS unit. I...

  48. started Lyrica.....spaced out
    ... get an hour nap in the afternoon. Since I also take vicodin the vicodin never lets me relax, makes me always ...

  49. Uh-oh
    ... live with that if needed. Im now down to 1 5/500 vicodin daily with 1 skelaxin. I am trying to work off them...

  50. Pain from Hardware
    ... Muscle relaxers are not helping either, nor is the vicodin . Any advice from others who have had these symptoms...

  51. Help reading MRI results
    ... a specialist. I am currently taking skelaxin and vicodin , but the pain has been pretty intense for 11 days...

  52. confused about my IDET..please help
    ... can barely sit for 15 minutes. Said I am taking 2 Vicodin just to dull the pain not even take it away. Don...

  53. What's Best Medication for Back Pain
    ... from disc herniations. Percocet, roxicet, ultram, vicodin , vicoprofen ( might have helped a weeeee bit), I cant...

  54. Anyone use Dr. Mango - Long Island, NY surgeon
    ... I went into the hospital on lots of oxycontin and vicodin , and still horrible pain. I left the hospital on...

  55. post lumbar fusion week 11
    ... most of the situation but still need my medication vicodin down from 5/35 oxycodone at least thre times a day...
    ... pain, or maybe if you can take a higher dose of your Vicodin at bedtime. I hope you're doing well otherwise...

  56. Still no answers..
    ... referred to an ob/gyn...Since then, I have been on Vicodin (everyday) for pain and have encountered a painful...
    ... referred to an ob/gyn...Since then, I have been on Vicodin (everyday) for pain and have encountered a painful...

  57. lower right back pain! HELP PLEASE
    ... drove so they couldn't give me the shot so he gave me vicodin to be filled. He spent all of about 3 minutes with...

  58. Any1 have luck with Epidural injections?
    ... m "out". Do you have much side effect with the vicodin ? I haven't tried any narcs yet; afraid. I have tramadol...
    ... trying everything to help! As far as luck with the Vicodin ...I would say about two months ago it wasn't doing ... funny too because of the prescriptions I've had for Vicodin , 7.5/325 mg works alot better than 7.5/500 mg. It...
    ... the after-discomfort I am reluctant! I can't take Vicodin etc so I'd be in a world of hurt (literally LOL)....
    ... feeling quite a bit better. I try not to take vicodin and only take it PRN, however, ice has been my bestfriend...

  59. Hard time walking due to foot issues
    ... ER after 8 weeks of severe pain and was prescribed vicodin . I also had foot pain and weird nerve sensations like...

  60. Which comes 1st, SI Joint Disorder or L5 S1 issue?
    ... referred to an ob/gyn...Since then, I have been on Vicodin (everyday) for pain and have encountered a painful...

  61. L5/S1 Fusion for Spondylothesis. Help! I am so scared!
    ... from the particular meds I am on (morphine sulfate, vicodin ), though I've had bad reactions to a few (percocet...
    ... after my ankle surgery I was on a mix of percocet, vicodin or darvocet and without getting too graphic I got...
    ... Percocet for a couple of months before I stepped down to Vicodin . But you've gotta get up and moving, even if you...
    ... gave me one more week of percocet then like two of vicodin . Hes soooo against pain meds. I'm trying to take it...
    ... and in a week he is cutting that off and giving me vicodin which has never worked at all in the past. My mom...
    ... what you get, etc. I was fine with that. I am on vicodin right now but if everything keeps up I am going to ... ask them about alternatives. Vicodin works fine for me during the day but not for the ...
    ... before that I can deal with it with a little help from Vicodin . I can go to my AA meetings about 3-4 times a week...
    ... But he cleared me for short driving and gave me more vicodin so I was happy. I'll start a new thread w my story...

  62. Thoracic Disc Disease - anyone help?
    ... and trazadone for the nerve pain and tramadol and vicodin for any other stuff that comes up. At times I get...

  63. Sudden Back Spasms ..Here We Go Again
    ... liver and can cause lots of problems. For now, the Vicodin is my very good friend, but we're gonna part ways...

  64. finding it very hard to cope!!
    ... took me off the morphine and just gave me my regular vicodin .. my body relaxed and the pain eased dramatically...

  65. Calling for BlueAtlas , Is there a BlueAtlas present
    ... NJ...I'd actually invite you out for a Coffee and a Vicodin ....haha. that was a joke. but, we might as well invite...

  66. Fentanyl Patches and breakthru pain
    ... My sister supplements with vicodin ....

  67. 15 years old and awful sciatica...
    ... with no diagnosis. All of last year I was taking vicodin and anti-inflammitories, but my doctors had me stop...
    ... walking. As far as the nerve pain in your leg, vicodin isn't going to help that, its just going to help with...

  68. artificial disk
    ... Thanks for the advice. I already take ambien and 2 vicodin before I go to bed. I have been taking them for...

  69. Anxiety after surgery
    ... able to switch from Percocet to a little lighter med, Vicodin . I took the max I was allowed for a long time, even...
    ... meds and the frustration of the recovery. For me vicodin works relatively well for day-to-day pain but it causes ... staying put in one place, etc). I can NOT sleep on vicodin so my nights can be bad. I have to take my last dose ... able to sleep. If the pain is bad and I have to take vicodin I know my night will be frustrating - the desire to...

  70. I'm going out of my mind with the pain...
    ... having problems finding the meds that work for us. Vicodin was my favorite for years but they quit working so ... me to lortab which I believe arelike extra strength vicodin . But the only thing that didn't make me tired or have...
    ... danger of all the tylenol, it is also stronger than ES vicodin . They switched me to lortab since I will be on it...

  71. Laminectomy on 8/8/07 L4/5 and L5/s1
    ... relief. I had that for say 24hrs, then just oral vicodin and paracetemol. I had my surgery only when the disc...

  72. Diet... need to share
    ... .. if you haven't already, you might want to give vicodin a try, I have no dizziness at all with that. -Davey...
    ... doing today? Is your face better by now? I tried Vicodin while ago and it is easier on me, but i wish it would...

  73. Chronic Back Pain, need advice
    ... to talk about the back problems and she prescribed vicodin , but sometimes I have to take 3 at a time and they ... just hope that I can get something....I took my last vicodin this morning and ibuprofin isn't cutting it. I'm sure...
    ... As far as medication is concerned, I've been taking Vicodin and am also on a Fentanyl Patch...however...neither ... pain...I know I've taken more than a standard dose of Vicodin trying to make it through an eight hour day a few...

  74. Just hearing bad storys about fusions and back surgerys???
    ... day of that TOM always has me reaching for a single vicodin ) but other than that I take 2-25 mg elavil, 2 or 3...

  75. Rheumy visit
    ... sitting at a picnic table and standing. Last night was a vicodin night. There is a good likely hood that after church...