Treating moderate to moderately severe pain. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.
Dolacet is an analgesic combination. Acetaminophen works by lowering a chemical in the brain that stimulates pain nerves. Hydrocodone, an opioid (narcotic) analgesic, works by binding to receptors in the brain and nervous system used by the body’s natural “pain relievers.” The combination may provide better pain relief than either medicine alone.
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Examples include Dolacet and Stagesic
Blurred vision; constipation; dizziness; drowsiness; flushing; light-headedness; nausea; vomiting.
Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); anxiety; change in the amount of urine produced; fear; hearing change or loss; interrupted breathing; mental or mood changes; unusual tiredness.
Usual Adult Dose for Pain Tablets: Recommended dose: Acetaminophen-hydrocodone 300 mg-5 mg: 1 to 2 tablets orally every 4 to 6 hours as needed Acetaminophen-hydrocodone 300 mg-7.5 mg: 1 tablet orally every 4 to 6 hours as needed Acetaminophen-hydrocodone 300 mg-10 mg: 1 tablet orally every 4 to 6 hours as needed Maximum dose: Acetaminophen-hydrocodone 300 mg-5 mg: 8 tablets daily Acetaminophen-hydrocodone 300 mg-7.5 mg: 6 tablets daily Acetaminophen-hydrocodone 300 mg-10 mg: 6 tablets daily Liquid: Recommended dose: 15 mL (acetaminophen-hydrocodone 325 mg-7.5 mg) orally every 4 to 6 hours as needed Maximum dose: 6 tablespoonfuls daily