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Weight Loss board

  1. I'll fall for anything ~ Please Help
    ... of it being the last 6 months). Recovering from a vicodin habit (2-3 pills / 4-5 days a week) In the past...

  2. weight loss and vicodin
    ... I have been taking Vicodin on and off for around 2 years now and I have never...

  3. Thanksgiving Challenge 87!
    ... perfect and i know what you mean about drugs. i have vicodin but i really try to limit it to when it is really...

  4. Thanksgiving Challenge 86!
    ... worse down the road (dependency & stuff). I do take vicodin sometimes (I try to limit it severely though). And...

  5. Hit a plateau on Atkins...Need advice
    ... I take Neurontrin and Motrin as well as 1 or 2 vicodin a day for chronic neck pain. I cannot seem to get...

Acid Reflux / GERD board

  1. AcipHex and Ibuprofen
    ... 5 hours ago, can I go ahead and take Ibuprofen (or Vicodin if needed) for pain?...
    ... directly on the parietal cells of the stomach. Taking vicodin instead of ibuprofen will be safe too....
    ... had to try it. Thanks for letting me know about the Vicodin too...

  2. Reflux keeps getting worse.. :(
    ... his intestines are swollen. They keep feeding him vicodin , and i think it's masking the pain as its getting...

  3. Constant chest and back pain...GERD??
    ... I am beginning to lose my mind due to the pain. Vicodin used to give some relief, but now doesn't....
    ... for a little while) then sent me home with stronger Vicodin and something to help me sleep. The search continues...

  4. Throat Agony
    ... throat pain...enough that the doctor gave me an rx for vicodin . I have to take at least 2 in order to get any relief...
    ... little unusual to have that much pain you have to take vicodin . I have had a scratchy throat and hurt to swallow...
    ... in tears from the pain for two days now. Even the vicodin doesn't take it all away. Do you have any helpful...
    ... I'm really unclear about why the ENT prescribed Vicodin , but didn't prescribe the standard treatment for LPR...
    ... He prescribed the Vicodin for the pain because it has been so severe. I saw...
    ... in tears from the pain for two days now. Even the vicodin doesn't take it all away. Do you have any helpful...

  5. Taking Nexium while pregnant???
    ... PAINFUL! After the appt I was given penicillian and vicodin . I, for some STRANGE reason, thought I should get...

  6. CHEST PAIN -excrutiating
    ... The only thing that helps at the moment is lots of Vicodin . I"ve gone to an internal, gi, and pulmonary dr. I...

  7. Anterior partial fundoplication, preferred????
    ... Oxycodone) at first, and when that ran out, was put on Vicodin 7.5 mg. A little over 2 weeks later, and I still...

Bowel Disorders board

  1. My Hemorrhoidectomy Story
    ... until I woke up at 4am in LOTS of pain. I had taken a Vicodin and a Valium at bedtime to help me sleep. At 4am ... I took some more Vicodin and it didn't help at all so I took another Valium ... thing that really helps with the pain is to take a Vicodin and then another Vicodin an hour later. Yesterday...
    ... feeling much better over a few days and went off the Vicodin on day 5. Then on day 8 or so, I must have opened ... post op advice... Make sure you start taking your Vicodin just a few hours after your surgery. You'll feel ... first night. If your stomach can handle it, take 2 Vicodin along with some stool softeners. I personally looked...

  2. Anal Fissure and Severe Pain, Advice?
    ... hydrcortisone suppositories, told me to take metamucil, and vicodin for pain. I used all that stuff to the exact orders...

  3. After hemorrhoid surgery, still looks like I have external hemorrhoids, help!
    ... remember the name off the top of my head, and some Vicodin and reffered me to a specialist. Sooo I am in the ... have hahaha. There is really no need for me to take Vicodin but apparently she thought that doing the rectal exam ... have experienced before so I think I will lay off the Vicodin and save it for the surgery just incase. Well...

  4. I Survived Sphincteroplasty Part 7
    ... Spring, how are you doing? I've resorted to taking some vicodin this weekend just to be able to get around and stop...
    ... definitely still open. I am sorry you have had to take vicodin ; I have not had the spasms you are referring to. ...

  5. Fecal impaction !!
    ... any antibiotics at that time But i have been taking Vicodin for pain for years now, but i have pinpointed it down...
    ... Remove the thyroid, make a body hypo. Toss in some vicodin , shake it all up and voila! Instant constipation...
    ... and i started eating but still losing. I have taken Vicodin for about three years regularly but not abusively...

  6. Diverticulitis Pain Too Severe to Take Please Advise
    ... My doctor says take Ibuprophen, it does nothing. Vicodin does nothing. Tylenol 3 does nothing. Aspirin acutally...
    ... My doctor says take Ibuprophen, it does nothing. Vicodin does nothing. Tylenol 3 does nothing. Aspirin acutally...
    ... My doctor says take Ibuprophen, it does nothing. Vicodin does nothing. Tylenol 3 does nothing. Aspirin acutally...

  7. Pain meds after bowel resection
    ... pain at all. My doctor gave me a prescription for Vicodin and I think I only used two of them....

  8. Inflammatory Bowel Disease....
    ... I am currently on prednisone, azulfidine & liquid vicodin (The norco pills I was taking weren't digesting, they...

  9. help with a toddler's issues
    ... complications from chrons disease and had been taking vicodin which made me a little consitpated and I ended up...

  10. Hemorrhoid, Rubber Band Ligation. Have A Few Questions.
    ... not get any pain medicine, so they called in some vicodin for me. I took a pill and I feel better than I...
    ... Pain pills like vicodin are constipating, keep away, drink water, have fiber...
    ... [QUOTE=HandM;3405073]Pain pills like vicodin are constipating, keep away, drink water, have fiber ... doctor treating me I agree!! Please becareful! Vicodin is the reason I got external hemmorhoids in the first...

  11. Facing Overlapping Sphincteroplasty
    ... but NOTHING like the initial injury. The pain meds ( Vicodin ) actually help. When I had the initial injury, the...

  12. I Survived Sphincteroplasty Part 6
    ... some good info. I was in the hospital 5 days. Took Vicodin as needed for a week or so after (with stool softeners...
    ... nurses' help in the bathroom. I stopped taking the Vicodin 3days ago, because I don't like them and they constipate...
    ... bathroom all morning long. That's when I stopped taking Vicodin because I think that added to the constipation. So...
    ... to take Aleve today for the pain. I'm avoiding the Vicodin for fear of constipation. I'm nervous about a full...

  13. Hemorrhoidectomy Recovery
    ... everyone says happens when you use them. I was given 20 vicodin after surgery. I just counted them - I have 17 left...
    ... for the past few days. I am scared of those damned Vicodin - especially reading how tough Eittod is doing. I ... Tylenol helped with my pain almost as well as the Vicodin - especially when I also took Advil for swelling...

  14. Hemorrhoidectomy Questions
    ... know this is NOT good for after the surgery. I am on Vicodin right now too, for pain of my hem prior to surgery...

  15. Hemorrhoidectomy Recovery
    ... the cold surgery room. im staying on the pain pills ( vicodin ) . Just to make sure it doesnt start hurting.i still...
    ... constipation, so I'd rather take 3 tylenol than one vicodin !...

  16. Hemorrhoidectomy Recovery Guide
    ... prescribed and on time. Do not combine Percocet and Vicodin - you'll get ill. If prescribed both, it’s ... painful recovery. [INDENT]I was only prescribed Vicodin and Valium and was very careful to stay on schedule...

  17. Hemorrhoidectomy hope
    ... prescribed and on time. Do not combine Percocet and Vicodin - you'll get ill. Percocet claimed to work best.. ... baths may be more helpful. Switching out percocet with vicodin e every 4 to 6 hrs was recommended; however, stopping...

  18. Concerned about pain after bowel resection surgery.
    ... to stay ahead of the pain. I went home with some Vicodin , but didn't take much. Was off all narcotic pain...

  19. Can anyone relate their Fissurectomy experience??
    ... unbelievable. I was afraid to take the recommended dose of vicodin cause nurse said it may make me constipated. not what...

  20. Just had hemorrhoidectomy - seeking advice
    ... medication he prescribed me (Darvocet, since I mentioned Vicodin makes me nauseated) seemed to be making me nauseated...

  21. Having Hemm Surgery Wednesday
    ... Today I woke up in slight pain, I've been prescribed Vicodin , and have been taking it around the clock since yesterday...
    ... last pm and two this am. I already stopped taking the Vicodin because I know it can be quite constipating. I've...
    ... as good as the first one!! I'm no longer taking Vicodin (I stopped yesterday, which was the day after surgery...

  22. Sphincteroplasty Surgery
    ... coming out of general anes. is quicker. I have vicodin for pain but don't need it often. Guess I'm just...
    ... incontincence. The pain is not bad right now. I am taking Vicodin . I haven't had my 1st bm though I have taken stool...
    ... had the 4th degree tear. I actually didnt' take my vicodin dose and took 400 mg of ibuprofen instead and that ... trick. I'm sure I will feel some pain and take the vicodin in a while. I did have my 1st bm and I'm quite disappoint...
    ... So glad you're doing well! The vicodin will tend to constipate, so it's good that you can...
    ... doing well as far as my bms since I stopped taking the vicodin . I'm still watching what I eat though and trying to...
    ... morphine for 3 days then codeine for 2, sent home with vicodin which I didn't use (afraid of constipation). I am...

  23. Hemorrhoidectomy Blues 2
    ... anti-nausea medicine and switch my pain killer to vicodin . They gave me one vicodin and watched me to see if ... it down ok. I did. I went home and began taking 1 vicodin every 4 hours. I will post this and continue my...
    ... that I didn't have to wait 4 hours in between each Vicodin , but that I could take one every 2 hours if I was ... experiencing bad pain. So, I am now taking 8 - 10 Vicodin per day to manage my pain. My bowel movements are ... nausea) when I need it. I feel like I am living on Vicodin but if I don't take it, my rectum throbs and throbs...
    ... diarrhea anyway. But I guess since I'm on so much Vicodin , that could constipate me. I would appreciate your...
    ... effort (and dread). I am trying not to take as much Vicodin so that I won’t get constipated but the pain is...
    ... I could take 400 – 800 mg of Advil in between my Vicodin so that I don’t have to use as much Vicodin. I ... took the pain away the same. She said no, because Vicodin is a narcotic, but that it would help some. And this ... way I could avoid taking so much Vicodin so that I won’t get constipated. I asked her how...
    ... Yesterday at 12:30 (noonish) was the last time I took a Vicodin . Hurray! I actually felt GREAT compared to the misery...

  24. Hemorrhoidectomy Survivor
    ... out about was taking the opiod pain medication (e.g. Vicodin ) due to the constipation (which I had experienced ... with another minor procedure). So I went off the Vicodin within the first 48 hours (1 every four hours). I ... would have kept my BMs soft enough to keep taking the Vicodin , which would have decreased alot of my discomfort ... -which basically resulted in me going back on the Vicodin for a day. I had noticed the "swelling" and hoped ... Day 7: Start to feel better, (mainly bc back on Vicodin ) more mobile. Just VERY excited to have made it through...

  25. Do Pain Pills Cause Bowel Disorders
    ... the digestive tract. I've been taking hydrocodone ( Vicodin ) for chronic pain too. On the days when I take less...

  26. Small Pellety BM's
    ... Percoet and Anesthesia during the surgery and after. Vicodin for 2 mos. on crutches for 6 weeks etc. So yes, I...

  27. hemeroidectomy -- lingering pain. PLEASE read & respond!
    ... there, moving around. and it HURTS! i only have 4 vicodin left so i think i'm going to need to go back. i pray...

  28. dark stool
    ... ago, and have been on ibuprofin and (just recently) vicodin . This all started before the vicodin, but could the...

  29. Hemorrhoidectomy: BM Urge Uncontrollable
    ... day. I am taking Colase, Toradol, and an occasional vicodin . I am eating a very high fiber diet, and am drinking...
    ... I think that if you'd take a bit more vicodin to get the pain under control things would improve...

  30. BM after PPH
    ... feels pressure in his rectum. He's taken 3 doses of Vicodin (which I realize is constipating) and each time he...
    ... Vanessa. The Vicodin does make you constipate. I had my surgery last December...
    ... - he's much better today now that he's taking the Vicodin again. He's obviously improved b/c we were able...

  31. My back hurts so bad! Could it be...
    ... biopsy, 2 colonoscopies and am on remicade, colozal, vicodin , liquid vitamins and celexa. My gas doc told me to...

  32. One (1) finger-like external hemorrhoid. Hemorrhoidectomy? -- Or just live with it!
    ... it has all been a psych-out. I stopped taking the Vicodin after the 2nd day because the constipation was becoming...

  33. I've got Chron's disease!!!!!!
    ... short term predazone(thank God), phenegran for nausea, vicodin for pain and I have had one infusion of Remicade before...

  34. blood - lots - really bad hemmeroid or worse?
    ... up 30 minutes later. They send you home with some Vicodin , and you lay in front of the television for a few...

  35. Hemorrhoid banding, when does this pain stop?
    ... hemorrhoids rubber banded and it hurts so bad. I took a Vicodin , it did nothing, I waited 2 hours and took 4 Advil...

  36. In Pain, HELP!!!
    ... was breeze. Some pain afterwards, but I'm taking Vicodin , and that keeps it in check. I had a bowel movement...
    ... pain was more than manageable. I tried to avoid the Vicodin , but I found that if I eat right and take Colace, ... it doesn't constipate me at all. With the vicodin ,. the pain is nothing, just some soreness. Not even...

  37. Hemorrhoid removal Wednesday. Questions?
    ... that should last for about 12 hours. Plus he gave Vicodin to take before hand. I know its going to be painful...

  38. Clindamycin risks - please help!
    ... swelling, and sent me home with a prescription for Vicodin and Amoxicillin 250mg. I was told to call Monday and...

  39. Hemorroid related concern
    ... I have only been constipated once because I was on vicodin following surgery for a pilonaidle cyst. NOT fun...

  40. Questions On Colon Resection
    ... withdrawal as it seemed to improve a little after taking a vicodin . By the fourth day home the nausea was gone. ...
    ... withdrawal as it seemed to improve a little after taking a vicodin . By the fourth day home the nausea was gone. BM...
    ... contribute to some mild withdrawal after going home. I used Vicodin for approx. 2 weeks, and seemed to experience some...

  41. Help!!!!!!help!!!!!help!!!!! (please)
    ... believeable. Myself I would like one day without pain, take vicodin , but that is for my ankle that broke with my drop...

  42. Colon Resection recovery Problems
    ... would question the doctor if I were her. Also, the Vicodin can slow down the intestine somewhat. It can even ... elimination in the shortened large intestine, the Vicodin , may be a better alternative to the Tylenol. You ... cannot take both, as the Vicodin may also contain Tylenol (acetaminophen). Too much ... acetaminophen can cause liver damage. The Vicodin may give her a nice break and slow down her BMs. ... The Vicodin should be a scored tablet, so you can crack them in...

  43. The Water Closet
    ... discomfort from the surgery. I made sure I took my Vicodin a little before the concert and only went for the ... when did the pain feel better...I'm only taking the Vicodin at bedtime and once during the day when I need a nap...
    ... or five times in the last two months. Technically, Vicodin clears from the blood in a couple of days, but continuous ... use of the Vicodin will slow down your reaction times for a while. So...

  44. Open colon resection surgery...Help
    ... situation". I transitioned to Toradol and then to Vicodin . Maybe you will do similar. That is one difference...
    ... got smart, I made sure to keep the pain meds (oral Vicodin ) on schedule. You are not going anywhere. Take them...
    ... I had a BM!!! My doc has me on a regular diet and Vicodin as needed for pain. I ended up having it done lap...
    ... and shooting pool and running around, and not taking Vicodin . Just Tylenol. Oh, and they are in their 60’s ...
    ... But that's how it goes...I guess!!! I took 1 1/2 Vicodin before bedtime...and just got up to use bathroom ...
    ... going to force myself to try the bed. Only had 2 Vicodin all day today & kids & hubby are helping out quite...
    ... a continuous drip and told me I can have percocet, vicodin , and turinol dutring breakthrough periods when I needed...
    ... in considerable pain...trying to stay away from the vicodin and using tylenol and advil instead. Percocet I ... believe is 3 times stronger than Vicodin and very rarely is one discharged home on it. So ... I guess they're trying to get mom on the Vicodin to handle the pain. I believe your mom had the open...
    ... hospital and won't make me sleepy like the percocet and vicodin . So I'm on my way out to fill the scripts...and then...
    ... the Tylenol is strong enough? I am still taking the Vicodin at night....
    ... determine what you need...if it's bad then take the vicodin ...if not too bad take the tylenol or advil ( the advil...
    ... as before except a lot more alert. I switched to Vicodin until I left the hospital but even those I refused...
    ... withdrawal as it seemed to improve a little after taking a vicodin . By the fourth day home the nausea was gone. BM...
    ... to some mild withdrawal after going home. I used Vicodin for approx. 2 weeks, and seemed to experience some...
    ... over. I'm really nauseated, too. I was prescribed vicodin , but it's doing very very little for the pain. ...
    ... over. I'm really nauseated, too. I was prescribed vicodin , but it's doing very very little for the pain. ... antibiotics....Flagyl made me reallky ot of it and with Vicodin can cause dizziness and the out of it feeling. Cipro...

  45. Post-Colon Resection - What to expect?
    ... feel good. I circled back and am taking 1000 mg Vicodin every four hours. Probably 500 every two to three...
    ... comfortable exactly 73 minutes after taking the 1000 mgs of Vicodin every 4 hours. Yeah Baby!!! My wife is a saint...
    ... The pain caught up with me today. I took one Vicodin 500 at 2:00, and 750 at 4:00. I will get back on...
    ... reasons I picked him. Obviously, I can't live on the Vicodin forever. The real test will come a couple of days...
    ... comfortable exactly 73 minutes after taking the 1000 mgs of Vicodin every 4 hours. Yeah Baby!!! My wife is a saint...

  46. bad stomachaches - please help
    ... those. I have been constipated for a week from taking vicodin (just had a tonsillectomy). I took 2 tblspn of milk ... excrutiating stomach pains. I had to take a tspn of vicodin (thus probably constipating me again) and lay down...

  47. Diverticulitis and antibiotics
    ... that didn't help. He also gave me a prescription for Vicodin too and to follow up with a doctor for a CT scan....

  48. thrombosed hemm just removed -- recovery? PLEASE respond
    ... pain I thought I was going to die! After 1-2 weeks of Vicodin and ice packs I was back to normal definately worth ... with the pain and swelling and please remember that vicodin constipates big time!!!Wish someone would have told...

  49. thombosed hemorrhoid: sedation during lancing and better pain relief
    ... and then if you keep up with your painkillers like vicodin you will get through the next week and it will all...

  50. Throbbing BM's, Waiting for Surgery (Sphincterotomy)
    ... surgery is this Friday and I am trying not to take any vicodin , for fear it may constipate me. The throbbing gets...

  51. Sphincterotomy
    ... hemorrhoids was May 2, ,2003. My doc had me using vicodin for pain. Then, by the time I had the surgery the ... vicodin was not effective. So, after the anesthesia wore off...
    ... happen. I am acutally a bit hungry. I am taking the vicodin and was able to hobble over to the computer to check...

  52. Hemorrhoidectomy
    ... am taking Lortab 10/500 which is twice as strong as Vicodin . They only bring relief for about 2 hours before the...
    ... the swelling I believe. I have resisted taking my Vicodin again for fear of constipation -- not that I had problems...
    ... that were sutured. I'm with you on not taking the Vicodin . I stopped my painpill oxycodone, because I did get...
    ... thought I was going to die! After about 1-2 weeks of vicodin and ice packs I was feeling much better. On August...
    ... despair. It's so bad today I'm contemplating popping a vicodin and that is getting pretty desperate at this stage...
    ... drugged up that it was fine. the second day, the vicodin made me throw up, as usual, and i had my first bm...
    ... as post-operative guidelines to follow, I was given vicodin , told to soak, eat lots of water and high fiber foods...
    ... track and go forward. don't worry, i'm not taking vicodin . i have terrible cramps so usually i take motrin...
    ... feeling a bit sore later at night and i was taking vicodin every 3 hrs or so. It was hurting a bit, but my...
    ... wounded, very sensitive area. Also, any opiate - like Vicodin , Percoset, oxycodone, codine, hydromorphone, etc....
    ... work in a week mind set and tried to avoid using any vicodin after my third BM. I just about passed out / barfed...

  53. Pain meds for gallstones
    ... multiple gallstones". He gave me a prescription of Vicodin for the pain but I got no relief at all. Yesterday...
    ... morning. Doc wants me to try a combination of the Vicodin and Darvoset, hoping that will provide some relief...

  54. IBS cause nausea??
    ... that caused the nausea. Nothing will work besides vicodin ....

Crohn's Disease / Ulcerative Colitis board

  1. Ulcerative Colitis + Colon Cancer...
    ... darn analytical. For now, I'm trying to stay in my Vicodin -induced happy place. If I make it out the other end ... know about being an addict (first, the wonders of Vicodin ...now, the ER taught me how to shoot-up). If only ... Vicodin worked as well as Dilaudid or morphine... Thanks...

  2. Crohn's Disease, What helps!!
    ... doctors have put me on everything from percoset to vicodin to Bowel relaxer medications . Fish oil seems...

Digestive Disorders board

  1. Appendicitis Recovery
    ... s some.. pain relieving medication, and lowered to Vicodin . I guess because I'd taken too many of them, or because...

  2. Post Gulblatter Surgery
    ... doctor told me to take tylenol during the day,then vicodin at night to help me sleep. OMG- I'm screaming for...

  3. SEVERE stomach pain - constipation
    ... back. The pain was so bad last night I had to take a vicodin to fall asleep. It lasted the better part of yesterday...

  4. Proud Owner of Chronic Pancreatitis Diagnosis
    ... is triggering my attacks. My doctor just prescribed Vicodin to alleviate pain so I can go to work and not lose...

  5. Reassurance Requested!!!!
    ... makes no difference. Tums don't help. I have been on vicodin & am trying to quit taking them (I worry about getting...

  6. Symptoms: Severe Bloating (8" Bulge+), Chest Pain, Back Pain
    ... Doctor has prescribed Baclofen (muscle relaxor) and Vicodin (Hydrocodone/narcotic) Per episode I take 15-30MG ... people, talk to your doctor about a prescription for Vicodin + Baclofen as it does help manage the pain. This...

  7. Pain for over 1 1/2 years, now orange coated tongue, upper right abdominal pain.
    ... referred to an ob/gyn...Since then, I have been on Vicodin (everyday) for pain and have encountered a painful...