Lortab, a hydrocodone-based narcotic pain reliever, is a commonly prescribed medicine used to treat moderate to severe pain. Like most painkillers, Lortab has the potential to cause addiction even when used under a doctor’s supervision for legitimate pain. The body can develop a strong dependency on this medication, and detox is needed to wean a […]

Lortab is an analgesic opiate that is commonly prescribed to treat mild to moderate pain or coughing. Lortab consists of a combination of hydrocodone and acetaminophen. Hydrocodone is derived from opium, and it gives Lortab addictive qualities. Acetaminophen enhances the effects of hydrocodone and, although not addictive on its own, can cause serious liver damage […]

Lortab is a prescription painkiller which contains hydrocodone and acetaminophen. Hydrocodone is an opioid drug synthesized in 1920 which has been available in the United States since 1943. It carries a risk of both psychological and physical dependence. Lortab Abuse and Addiction Part of the rationale for products like Lortab which combine hydrocodone with other […]

Lortab is a combination of hydrocodone and acetaminophen (Tylenol) that is used to treat pain. It is derived from opium, so it can be both physically and psychologically addictive.  If a regular user of Lortab stops taking the drug, withdrawal symptoms (nausea, anxiety, chills, insomnia, etc.) will arise within 6 to 12 hours. Detox is […]