Zohydro Oral Capsule, Extended Release 10Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Zohydro: Oral capsule, extended release (10mg)

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Zohydro 10mg ER Capsule
Zogenix Inc.
Pill Identification: Zogenix 10 mg 

What is this Medicine?

HYDROCODONE (hye droe KOE done) is a pain reliever. It is used to treat constant pain that lasts for more than a few days.

In-Depth Information

Zohydro ER 10mg Capsule

NDC: 433760210
  • Prescription Required
  • Federally Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Severe Pain

Storage Information
Store at 77 degrees F; excursions permitted to 59-86 degrees F
Zohydro ER 10mg Capsule
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Zogenix Inc.
Pill Identification: Zogenix 10 mg 
Shape: capsule
Color: white

Reported Side Effects for Zohydro ER 10mg Capsule

Postural Low Blood Pressure Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Itching Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Shaking Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Retaining Urine Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Dry Mouth Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Stomach Pain Incidence:
<10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Fainting Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Confusion Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Gonadal Suppression Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Hypoxia Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Irritability Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Tiredness Incidence:
<10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Decreased Sexual Desire Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Feeling Sick Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Withdrawal Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Distressed Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Swelling Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Blood Pressure Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Headache Incidence:
<7.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Shortness Of Breath Incidence:
<10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Tired Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Flushing Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Heartburn Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Upset Stomach Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Drowsiness Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Loose Stools Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Depression Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Dehydration Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Muscle And/Or Bone Pain Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Cough Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Paresthesias Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Joint Pain Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Skin Rash Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Nervousness Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Night Sweats Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Stuffy Nose Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Muscle Pain Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Sore Throat Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Migraine Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Inability To Sleep Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Sinus Infection Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Ringing In Ears Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Low Potassium Levels Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Infection Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Flu Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Muscle Cramps Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Fluid Retention Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
High Blood Pressure Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Excessive Sweating Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
High Cholesterol Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Fever Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Back Pain Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Chest Pain Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Chills Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Lightheadedness Incidence:
2.0-7.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Constipation Incidence:
3.0-11.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Vomiting Incidence:
3.0-7.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
7.0-16.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Zohydro ER 10mg Capsule

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Zohydro ER 10mg Capsule(Hydrocodone Bitartrate)
Alcohol and CNS Depressants(Hydrocodone Bitartrate)
Avoid alcohol-containing drinks while taking this medicine. Using this drug along with alcohol can lead to serious side effects. You may feel drowsy or more tired when taking these drugs together. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how this drug affects you, and especially if you are drinking alcohol-containing beverages. If you notice slurred speech, confusion, severe weakness, or difficulty breathing, contact your health care provider immediately.
Major Lifestyle Interaction
Grapefruit juice and Zohydro ER 10mg Capsule(Hydrocodone Bitartrate)
Grapefruit juice and Hydrocodone(Hydrocodone Bitartrate)
Side effects from Hydrocodone may get worse if you eat or drink grapefruit juice. Talk to your doctor first. Contact your doctor right away if you have slurred speech, confusion, weakness, or trouble breathing. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how this affects you.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Avoid - This drug is known to cause harm to infants when taken by nursing mothers.


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