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Q: DOES LORCET 503 WORK BETTER THAN PERCOCET 10/325?

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Cort, Health Guide
6/ 3/09 10:54pm

They are similar but different. Lorcet contain 10 mgs of hydrocodone and percocet contains 10 mgs of oxycodone. The Lorcet has about double the acetaminophen. Both are codeine-like narcotics. Both have the potential for substance abuse but oxycodone's potential is higher. In general oxycodone is purported to be a bit stronger than hydrocodone but some people do better on hydrocodone. In part it depends on your chemical workup which is stronger; ie. which works better for you. 

 

http://www.healthsquare.com/drugs/106243.htm

 

http://www.healthcentral.com/chronic-pain/find-drug-25322-25.html

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HALISSA, Community Member
6/ 4/09 9:02pm

Thank you...I am on 10/325 perc but heard lorcet was like stronger perc but if like vicodin then i'll stay on my scripts...vicodin do not help me.

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By HALISSA, Community Member— Last Modified: 06/03/12, First Published: 06/03/09