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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Vicodin ES oral.

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209 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Pain
1/29/2008 2:05:11 AM

Reviewer: sonja, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
i have back surgery in `07 and it has caused me not to bear any weight on my left leg, i am seeing a pain dr. for treatment, for epidural shots and this narcotic. It has so much relief for me i am able to bear weight now still w/ the use of crutches, at times, it does work.

Condition: Pain
1/27/2008 6:10:53 AM

Reviewer: captfire555, 65-74 Male (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Severe arthritis pain which does not respond to any OTC painkillers. Vicodin ES does not stop the pain--however it does make it possible to get to sleep ! No OTC remedys do anything for my pain. I assume the cause is my body.

Condition: Pain
1/9/2008 8:48:34 PM

Reviewer: lmclaughlin61, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I started Vicodin ES after a Total Hip Replacement in 2000. However, I have continued it due to chronic daily headaches and it works very well for me at work all day. I only take 1-2 per day and it really helps me.

Condition: Pain
12/30/2007 3:07:58 AM

Reviewer: BJ, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have been taking vicodin for a while on and off as needed. One thing is the pain intensifies when the medication wears off. It has helped and no I am not addicted as it can be habit forming. it has casued a fatty liver and mood swings as well as stomach pain. it is best to use this medication very infequently and not long term. You can build up a resistance quickly.

Condition: Pain
12/28/2007 12:00:13 AM

Reviewer: taraj5455, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
always works well

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