If I am pregnant, is it safe to use Norco?

Experts aren't sure if it's safe to take Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) during pregnancy, so you should try to avoid taking it, if possible. This drug, which is prescribed for managing moderate to moderately severe pain, hasn't been studied in pregnant women. It is known, however, that babies born to mothers taking similar drugs have shown signs of physical dependence and withdrawal, including excessive crying, tremors and vomiting. Before you start taking Norco, tell your doctor if you're pregnant or hope to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.

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