eHealthMe - Personalized health information & community eHealthMe - Personalized health information & community

Personalized health information & community

  Tools   Community
All drugs: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
All conditions: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Check symptoms       Ask question       Write review       Answered/ Unanswered       Reviews       WellConnected

Vicodin Es vs Seroquel, a side effect and effectiveness comparison for a male patient aged 26

This is personalized comparison of Vicodin Es vs Seroquel for a male aged 26. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

What are the drugs

Vicodin es (latest outcomes from 1,672 users) has active ingredients of acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrate. It is often used in pain.

Seroquel (latest outcomes from 79,100 users) has active ingredients of quetiapine fumarate. It is often used in bipolar disorder.

On Sep, 27, 2014: 3,110 male patients aged 21 who take the same drugs are studied in Vicodin Es vs Seroquel

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug

Drugs to compare:

Vicodin Es acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrateAbbott
Seroquel quetiapine fumarateAstrazeneca

eHealthMe real world results:

For males aged 21 (±5):

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Vicodin Es (Abbott)Seroquel (Astrazeneca)
Completed Suicide (act of taking one's own life)Diabetes Mellitus (diabetes, caused by a deficiency of the pancreatic hormone insulin)
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)Overdose
Chest PainWeight Increased
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Suicide Attempt
Cardio-respiratory Arrest (sudden dysfunction of heart and lungs)Aggression
VomitingCompleted Suicide (act of taking one's own life)
Pyrexia (fever)Neutropenia (an abnormally low number of neutrophils)
Insomnia (sleeplessness)Insomnia (sleeplessness)
PainAgitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement)
Cardiac ArrestSuicidal Ideation

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Vicodin Es (Abbott)Seroquel (Astrazeneca)
Restless Legs Syndrome (a powerful urge to move your legs)Pancreatitis (inflammation of pancreas)
Rash Pustular (redness with pustules)Diabetes Mellitus (diabetes, caused by a deficiency of the pancreatic hormone insulin)
Mood Swings (an extreme or rapid change in mood)Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Dark Circles Under EyesDiabetic Ketoacidosis (diabetic ketoacidosis (dka) is high concentrations of ketone bodies)
Drug ToxicityOverdose
OverdoseHyperlipidaemia (presence of excess lipids in the blood)
Drug Withdrawal Syndrome (interfere with normal social, occupational, or other functioning. are not due to another medical condition, drug use, or discontinuation)Weight Increased
Dysphonia (speech disorder attributable to a disorder of phonation)Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
Hepatomegaly (abnormal enlargement of the liver)Suicide Attempt
Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure)Blood Triglycerides Increased

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Vicodin Es3.10%18.60%42.64%24.81%10.85%

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Next: study your drugs OR ask a question from Patients Like You

Drug effectiveness in real world:

Alternative drugs:

Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Vicodin Es (acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrate) is often used to treat pain. Seroquel (quetiapine fumarate) is often used to treat bipolar disorder. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is the drug used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Recent related drug comparison:

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.


About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Testimonials - Contact us

© 2014 All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of's terms of service and privacy policy.