Norco is the brand name prescription drug for hydrocodone. It is a narcotic pain relief drug that is highly addictive due to the presence of hydrocodone. Taking this drug in amounts exceeding the prescription can lead to increased tolerance for someone, which ultimately leads to addiction. Even prescribed amounts of this drug can lead to habitual recreational use.
Due to its highly addictive nature, Norco is really popular amongst opiate addicts especially because it is fairly easy to obtain. There are some signs to look for when watching out for Norco dependency or abuse. Taking Norco more than the prescribed amount or simply without a prescription and decreased social activity are major indicators of addiction. Withdrawal symptoms of Norco include excessive yawning, dilated pupils, chills, agitation, nausea and stomach problems. Norco abuse can affect a person physically as well as mentally and lead to problems such as constant anxiety, hearing loss, heart attack, breathing problems, coma and even death.
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If you or anyone close to you is suffering from Norco addiction, it is best to seek immediate help. IntoTreatment is here to walk you through the process and answer any questions you may have.