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User Reviews for Lortab

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Condition Avg. Rating Reviews Compare
Cough 10.0
3 reviews 794 medications
Rheumatoid Arthritis 8.8
6 reviews 361 medications
Pain 8.2
90 reviews 1117 medications
Back Pain 8.0
42 reviews 177 medications
Summary of Lortab reviews 8.2 141 reviews

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Reviews for Lortab

Pain man · Taken for 5 to 10 years June 15, 2020

For Back Pain: “This is by far the worst brand of hydrocodone I have ever taken. Makes me sick to my stomach and does not on my back pain at all. And it's a waste of a prescription. Watson brand is by far the best with no side effects and does its job. I do not know what fillers you're putting in this junk but you need to take it off the market. I had to change my pharmacy to get a brand that works because of your side effects of this junk. I couldn't be more serious. I'm after pain relief not a high and certainly not to be sick at my stomach from taking it.”

1 / 10
JB March 17, 2020

For Pain: “This pill didn't do much of anything before but now days they do even less. Are they doing something to the pain meds so that they are not consistent ever.!!! Some months you get a script that's amazing an other times they make you feel so bad your head hurts an etc. But the feds and gov have there hands in every thing so I'm sure there knocking everything off so can't trust any of them anymore. It is nothing like it use to be...”

1 / 10
Roughone3 · Taken for less than 1 month June 4, 2019

For Back Pain: “This Lortab doesn't have any affects at all, it doesn't do anything”

1 / 10
Jeff1 · Taken for 10 years or more June 27, 2018

For Back Pain: “I'm a chronic pain patient due to scoliosis and a subsequent spinal fusion performed in 1980. When they discovered my rib hump, my curve had already reached a staggering 46 degrees. The fusion and subsequent Harrington rod insertion stopped the curve from getting any worse but left me in a great deal of pain and musculosketal problems. I was 20 then and now I am 57. I have been taking narcotic opioid pain medication off and on ever since. Lortab 10's have been very helpful”

9 / 10
Anonymous · Taken for less than 1 month February 15, 2018

For Back Pain: “I've been taking hydrocodone 10/325 with M367 imprint for chronic back pain for 5 years with good pain relief. Pharmacy switched vendors now pills have imprint G 037. I've been taking them as directed for 3 days with no pain relief.”

1 / 10
Alto2586 · Taken for 10 years or more November 8, 2016

For Back Pain: “I was on lortab 10/500 for 14 years from 2000 until 2014 after having 2 lower back surgeries for chronic pain it worked best for me with the least side effects in 2014 it's like no longer available I'm guessing in fl. Or the U.S now for 4 months I'm on hydrocodone 10/325 it is not effective at all for me I don't get any relief from it so I'm not as functional I'm in the bed more because of the pain and no relief from the 10/325. what happen to the Lortab 10/500 ?”

9 / 10
Big G. February 23, 2016

For Back Pain: “I Stay in servere pain,in my lower back,and knee,The only thing that helps my pain,is Lortab,,Im disabled and can not enjoy my life,,With other health problems,,But Life goes on,And I been taking it for a long time..But like I said it does help my pain..”

8 / 10
Deafdog50 January 23, 2016

For Rheumatoid Arthritis: “Since I take 3 time a days for 24 yrs it help a lot and I knows it willbecareful of this and safety”

7 / 10
smokeeater · Taken for 5 to 10 years November 24, 2015

For Pain: “Had back surgeries and neck, after I fractured both. Have titanium plates in my neck and cadaver bones in my lower back. Tried eveything. Naproxen, percocet, oxycontin, vicodin. Lortab is the only one that I can take that let's me get on with my life. Tho, I do have to watch when I take it, mostly before I do anything strenuous, and 3 hours before bed. For day to day stuff it works the absolute best.”

9 / 10
teveland60422 March 31, 2014

For Back Pain: “Okay well at FIRST this medication was pretty cool, it took away ALL my pain and not only that but gave me extra energy as well. Before I had my son I would not let doctors prescribe me narcotic pain killers for anything, as I had been addicted to Vicodin in the past. SO, my son was born and I then developed bursitis from years of running in the army, working out, and a combo of a hip surgery and other factors. At first I went to chiropractor 3x a week, massage therapy, physical therapy and finally told the doctor I HAD to have some pain medication, it was so bad it changed my life. Started taking these 2 years ago & now they don't help me but if i DON'T take them I get sick! :( wish I'd never started on them now.”

4 / 10
joe1 somebody · Taken for 2 to 5 years March 21, 2014

For Pain: “Lortab is a very strong pain reliever. It takes between 1-2 hours to fully kick in. The problem I had with it was: 1) Felt like I was in a mental "fog" effect for days. 2) Constipation - drink a lot of water I have had 20 pills over a period of 3 years for periodic intense leg, ankle or back pain do to work. I have switch to Tramadol 50mg with less side effects.”

9 / 10
king1120 January 6, 2014

For Back Pain: “Helps very much”

10 / 10
determinedladee · Taken for 5 to 10 years December 18, 2013

For Back Pain: “I have had 3 surgeries regarding my spine. 2 neck operations, 1 low back discetomy. I have been diagnosed with degenerative disc disease. I have elected several times to go without the medication to see how my body responds on other over the counter medications. Nothing worked. I also tried alternative medication prescribed from my pain management doctor to see if that would work, it did not. I have been taking Lortab 7.5 for 6yrs now responsibly and without it I have very poorly controlled pain.”

9 / 10
tammybl November 6, 2013

For Pain: “Works extremely well for my pain. Chronic back pain and dislocated hip joint. Works better if taken as soon as pain begins. Highly addictive and well known street drug. Never tell anyone, teenagers, thst you have them. Take only ax needed as needed because of tolerance build up.”

10 / 10
Robert flores · Taken for less than 1 month October 25, 2013

For Back Pain: “I got injured at work from my upper back part, affortunally it was a mucle spam, the pain make me felt on the floor but after dr. Seen me he prescribed me hydrocodone/acetaminophen and it really works, the pain was there but not strong like the first day every time I miss a dosis pain came back but it disappear after every dose. They work very good.”

10 / 10
car53 · Taken for 1 to 2 years October 15, 2013

For Rheumatoid Arthritis: “The only thing finally found without too much acetaminophen that doesn't upset stomach and helps the pain.”

8 / 10
Anonymous · Taken for 6 months to 1 year October 7, 2013

For Pain: “In my experience this medication is pretty good but the only problem I have is, it makes me itch. My pharmacist says its not an allergy because I don't have a rash. I have found, if I take it soon enough after pain starts, it does pretty good at controlling it.”

9 / 10
zenhug August 22, 2013

For Back Pain: “Fractured and wedged connecting vertebrae put on the 5's for many years. Now with another injury to the back moved to the 7s the first time taking the 5S made me drowsy for a couple of weeks but nothing since does its job.”

9 / 10
Katesnana64 August 18, 2013

For Back Pain: “I have sciatica and have been in bed for 1 week. I've been taking Lortab 7.5/500 but it doesn't seem to work very well for me. ”

4 / 10
big ric325 August 11, 2013

For Back Pain: “Good.”

10 / 10
2 herniated disk guy · Taken for 1 to 6 months August 1, 2013

For Back Pain: “When I got ran over by the 18 wheeler, tried everything. Chiropractor, Physical therapy, tramadol, etc. nothing stopped the pain. Lortab 7.5 is only thing that works. Take 1/2 in morning, 1/2 at lunch, and 1/2 in evening. Just watch for dizziness, nausea, and I guess that's a side effect. I feel loopy and detached a little, but it's better than hurting all the time. Most definitely don't mix with booze, made me sick as a dog. Also watch your tolerance. One day tried to take a whole one and had to lay down. Just be mindful it hits everyone different. Hope this helps.”

8 / 10
tabers · Taken for 10 years or more July 28, 2013

For Back Pain: “The best relief I felt when I took them.”

10 / 10
Have severe back issues. · Taken for 5 to 10 years July 18, 2013

For Back Pain: “Lortab allows me to work a physical job. Without it, that would be impossible. It does not remove all the pain, but it helps with the severity of the pain. I am careful that I do not overuse it.”

10 / 10
Anonymous July 5, 2013

For Back Pain: “Good.”

10 / 10
jjboi June 2, 2013

For Back Pain: “Works great, better than all the others. ”

10 / 10