How strong or effective is talacen? What level narchotic is talacen compared to other narchotic pain meds?
4 Aug 2010
Talacen is a class 4 controlled substance with some potential for abuse. Accordingly, it is not as strong as oxycodone, Lortab, OxyContin, methadone, etc. When I looked up Talacen this is the list of pain meds that came up. However, your medicine (opiate wise) appears to be "weaker" then many of the comparable meds listed. I'll try to add some specific details regarding Talacen in a comment after I review it more.
" Related Pain Drugs:"
- Talacen Information for Consumers
- Talacen Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Talacen (detailed)
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1 answer • 16 Feb 2010
If I am used to taking 10 mg of hydrocodone for pain but am switching to talacen what is the equiva?
If I am used to taking 10 mg of hydrocodone for pain but am switching to talacen what is the equivalent dosage?
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