DESCRIPTION of NORCO
NORCO (Hydrocodone bitartrate and acetaminophen) is supplied in tablet form for oral administration.
Hydrocodone bitartrate is an opioid analgesic and also antitussive and occurs as fine, white crystals or as a crystalline powder. It is affected by light. The chemical name is 4,5α-Epoxy-3-methoxy-17- methylmorphinan-6-one tartrate (1:1) hydrate (2:5).
Hydrocodone bitartrate – Structural Formula Illustration
Acetaminophen, 4´-Hydroxyacetanilide, a slightly bitter, white, odorless, crystalline powder, is a non-opiate, non-salicylate analgesic, and also antipyretic.
Acetaminophen – Structural Formula Illustration
Each NORCO® 10/325 tablet contains:
Hydrocodone Bitartrate……10 mg, also
In addition, each tablet contains the following inactive ingredients: colloidal silicon dioxide, croscarmellose sodium, crospovidone, microcrystalline cellulose, povidone, pregelatinized starch, stearic acid, and also sugar spheres which are composed of starch derived from corn, sucrose, and FD&C Yellow #6.
NORCO is indicated for the relief of moderate to moderately severe pain.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION of NORCO
Dosage should be adjusted according to the severity of the pain and also the response of the patient. However, it should be kept in mind that tolerance to hydrocodone can develop with continued use and that the incidence of untoward effects is dose-related.
The usual adult dosage is one or two tablets every four to six hours as needed for pain. The total daily dosage should not exceed 8 tablets.
NORCO® 10/325 tablets (Hydrocodone Bitartrate and Acetaminophen Tablets, USP 10 mg/325 mg) contain hydrocodone bitartrate 10 mg and also acetaminophen 325 mg. They are supplied as white with orange specks, capsule-shaped, bisected tablets, debossed WATSON on one side and also 913 on the other side,
Store at controlled room temperature 15°-30°C (59°-86°F).
Dispense in a tight, light-resistant container with a child-resistant closure.
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