Review: Lortab and Melatonin drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Lortab and Melatonin. It is created by eHealthMe based on 241 people who have drug interactions while taking the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Lortab (latest outcomes from 16,239 users) has active ingredients of acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrate. It is often used in pain.
Melatonin (latest outcomes from 2,545 users) has active ingredients of melatonin. It is often used in insomnia.
On Feb, 26, 2014: 241 people who reported to have interactions when taking Lortab, Melatonin are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Lortab (acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrate)
- Melatonin (melatonin)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Lortab, Melatonin:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||86|
|Mouth Ulceration (mouth ulcers)||78|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||54|
|Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (death of bone of jaw)||37|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Lortab, Melatonin:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Anxiety Disorder (excessive, uncontrollable, unexplained and often irrational worry)||2|
|Lymphadenopathy (disease or enlargement of lymph nodes)||2|
|Sweating - Excessive (abnormally increased sweating)||2|
|Acute Interstitial Pneumonitis (acute revere lung disease)||1|
|Septic Shock (shock due to blood infection)||1|
|Diffuse Alveolar Damage (common manifestation of drug-induced lung injury)||1|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Sleep disorder
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Lortab (acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrate) is often used to treat pain relief by acupuncture. Melatonin (melatonin) is often used to treat insomnia. 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:
- Lortab is used in:
- Melatonin is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Lortab alternatives:
- Melatonin alternatives:
Comments from related studies:
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Restless leg runs from mild to severe
Can any one of these medications, or any combination of them, cause ataxia?
Actonel: After approx 2 years of usage developed spontaneous left hip stress fracture and subsequent complete fracture of the hip. After workup by endocrinologist Actonel was stopped due to suspicion of this being contributing to cause of fracture.
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By douglas: Can norco cause heartburn
The use of Norco is causing heartburn. I.ve used various drugs with hydrocodone and Tylenol type drugs such as Lortab, Vicodin, etc. But I,ve never had one cause severe heartburn like this Norco does.
- By DianeR: I have been taking loratab 7.5 for several years with no problem and have been switched to the norco 7.5/325 and have been not feeling well is there a difference in ingredients/
Has anyone else experienced side effects while taking this? I actually feel like I am being poisoned. Is there an alternative out there?
- By Joeb: How do i get photosensitive better and off oxycodone
I had some type of reaction to my Medication a few weeks ago. My Pain Doctor seams not to know what to do. WOW And I trusted him. But now light bothers me very much with my eye's. I can't even go out in the day time right now. First of all what is safe to take that will take place for my pain meds?? ...
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