Difference between Codeine and Vicodin?

The main difference between Vicodin (Hydrocodone) and Codeine are their chemical composition. Between the two, Hydrocodone is more potent and has less side effects than codeine. For this reason, Hydrocode is most preferred for treatment of severe pains.



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