• detest detest
    August 12, 2010
    Does Hydrocodone cause water retention?
    detest detest
    August 12, 2010

    I'm on alprazolam and hydrocodone and my lower legs/feet seem to be swelling some. Is this normal? Am I dying???

     

     

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  • Cort
    Health Guide
    August 13, 2010
    Cort
    Health Guide
    August 12, 2010

    The ibuprofen in the hydrocodone could be causing edema or swelling. Edema, is not an uncommon symptom actually - many things can cause it. (Even the heat of summer can cause some edema in some people).   Lower leg swelling is definitely not a symptom of imminent death - it happens fairly frequently in the population - but it should get checked out.  The best thing to do is to tell your doctor about your new symptom and get it checked out.


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