What are the symptoms of an overdose of pain relievers?

If you or someone you know have taken too much of the prescription hydrocodone-acetaminophen or any other pain reliever, watch for the following symptoms:
  • confusion
  • dizziness
  • shallow breathing
  • cold or clammy skin
  • eyes with very small pupils
  • seizures
  • sweating
  • tiredness
  • vomiting
  • weakness
A possible overdose is very serious and requires immediate medical attention.

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