How is Vicodin abused?
When you chew, crush or dissolve Vicodin to get high, you abuse Vicodin. What are some other ways people abuse Vicodin and why? We review here.
Signs and symptoms of Vicodin addiction
Signs of Vicodin addiction can be physical, emotional, and behavioral. Characterized by craving Vicodin, addiction is mainly a psychological condition. More signs of Vicodin addiction here.
What happens when you snort Vicodin ?
When you snort Vicodin, hydrocodone affects the brain almost instantly and can get you high. But do you risk negative health effects, too? We review here.
Help for Vicodin addiction
A review of how to find and get help for Vicodin addiction in medical, social, and clinical settings. We answer your questions about Vicodin addiction help at the end.
What is Vicodin withdrawal?
Withdrawing from Vicodin feels very much like the flu with chills, sweats, aches and pains. More on what is Vicodin withdrawal and treatments that help here.
Cold turkey Vicodin
Should you stop taking Vicodin cold turkey or consider a tapering schedule? Risks include negative psychological and physical responses. More on how to avoid cold turkey Vicodin withdrawal here.
When does Vicodin kick in?
Vicodin kicks in about 30-60 minutes after oral ingestion. More on when Vicodin starts working and factors that influence Vicodin onset here.
How to withdraw from Vicodin
The safest way to withdraw from Vicodin is under a doctor’s supervision. Taper Vicodin doses, and then eliminate hydrocodone completely. But some people can withdraw from Vicodin at home. Should you? More here on how to withdraw from Vicodin.
How long does Vicodin withdrawal last?
Planning to withdraw from Vicodin (hydrocodone)? Vicodin withdrawal occurs when you have become physically dependent on Vicodin and stop taking it abruptly. Vicodin, an opioid blend of hydrocodone and acetaminophen, is usually prescribed to help with post-operative pain management. But as an opiate, Vicodin has a high abuse potential because it produces a euphoric high (am [...]
How to treat Vicodin addiction
Are you or someone you love addicted to Vicodin? Treatments for addiction include medications and behavioral interventions. Learn what to expect and where to find treatment for Vicodin addiction here.