Hydrocodone is prescribed for the treatment of back pain, cough and rheumatoid arthritis. Hydrocodone
binds with opioid receptors in the brain and spinal cord and contributes in pain relief.
Dosage and administration
Take tablet exactly as prescribed by your doctor or pharmacist. Swallow the tablet as a whole and not
crushed or chew with or without food.
Dosage should be adjusted according to severity of pain and the response of the patient.
Keep the medicine at safe place where others cannot get it.
Watson is habit forming and can lead to physical as well as psychological addiction.
Consumption of alcohol should be avoided as it can increase drowsiness.
It can interact with monoamine oxidase inhibitors and other drugs that cause drowsiness.
It can harm fetus that’s why a pregnant woman should seek medical advice while going to consider it. it
can also harm your baby if you are breastfeeding a baby.
Be careful if you drive car or doing any activity that needs alertness as Watson may result in dizziness.
Don’t use this medication if you are allergic to acetaminophen or Hydrocodone.
Tell your doctor if you have asthma, kidney disease, underactive thyroid, mental illness, liver disease, low
blood pressure, stomach or intestinal disorder, curvature of spine, adrenal gland disorder or a history of
Ask for your doctor help if you feel dizziness, light headedness, nausea, constipation, vomiting,
drowsiness and euphoria. Some less common side effects are allergic reactions, blood disorders, mood
swings, anxiety, lethargy and difficult urination, spasm of ureter, mental fogginess, rash or depressed
respiration. Consult your doctor immediately in case of any of these side effects.