Nov 30, - Vicodin and Percocet are two powerful painkillers prescribed for short-term pain relief. comparison of these two medications, including how well they work, these drugs may be prescribed to treat chronic or long-term pain Missing: cited | Must include: cited. Hydrocodone, sold under brand names such as Vicodin and Norco among many others, is a Hydrocodone is used to treat moderate to severe pain, although it is often prescribed to treat mild pain as well. Some references state that the analgesic action of hydrocodone begins in 20–30 minutes and lasts about 4–8 hours. Jump to References - Intravenous oxycodone, hydrocodone, and morphine in Opioid prescriptions for chronic pain and overdose: a cohort study. patients receiving short-acting (hydrocodone) or long-acting (methadone) opioids.
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