i've been taking hydrocodone for yrs. i have back and feet issues. i would like to try and have a baby. will i still be able to take my pain meds and will it harm the baby?
6 Nov 2010
Hi there dbree4u, I found the following information regarding hydrocodone and pregnancy. Good luck to you on whatever you decide!
"FDA pregnancy category C. This medication may be harmful to an unborn baby, and could cause breathing problems or addiction/withdrawal symptoms in a newborn. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant during treatment. hydrocodone and acetaminophen can pass into breast milk and may harm a nursing baby. Do not use this medication without telling your doctor if you are breast-feeding a baby."
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