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Pain Medication Information
Generic Dosing Trade Name Dose mg Max Dose
acetaminophen + codeine q4h Tylenol #1, #2, #3, #4 8/15/30/60/300 10 tabs
acetaminophen + hydrocodone q4h Vicodon 5/500 5/500 6 tabs
q4h Vicodin ES 7.5/750 7.5/500 4 tabs
q4h Vicodin HP 10/660 10/660 5 tabs
q4h Lortab 5/10/500 5/10/500 6 tabs
q4h Norco 5/10/325 5/10/325 9 tabs
acetaminophen + oxycodone q4h Percocet 5/7.5/10/325 5/7.5/10/325 9 tabs
fentanyl transdermal q72h Duragesic 25, 50, 75, 100, 125, 150 none
hydromorphone q6-8h Dilaudid 2, 4, 8 none
methadone q8-12h Dolophine 5, 10, 40 none
morphine elixer q4h 1, 2, 5, 10 mg/ml none
morphine sulfate immediate release q4h MSIR 15, 30 none
morphine sulfate extended release q12h MS Contin 30, 60, 90, 120 none
q12h Oramorph SR 15, 30, 60 , 100 none
q24h Avinza 30, 45, 60, 75, 90, 120 none
q24h Kadian 10, 20, 30,50, 60, 80, 100, 200 none
oxycodone controlled release q12h OxyContin 10, 15, 20, 30, 40, 60, 80 none
Intermediate level pain medications
Tramadol q6h Ultram 50, 100, 150, 200, 300 300
Butrans q7days Buprenorphine 5, 10, 20 mcg/hr 20
Low-level pain medications
Acetaminophen q4h Tylenol 325, 500 3,000
Aspirin q4h Bayer 81, 325 4,000
Celecoxib q12h Celebrex 100, 200, 400 400
Diclofenac q8h Voltaren 50 150
Diclofenac delayed release q8h Voltaren DR 25, 50, 75 150
Diclofenac XR q24h Voltaren EC 75, 100, 150 200
Diflunisal q8h Dolobid 250, 500 1500
Etodolac q6h Lodine 200, 300, 400, 500 1200
Etodolac SR q24h Lodine XL 400, 500, 600 1000
Flurbiprofen q6h Ansaid 50, 100 300
Ibuprofen q6h Advil, Nupril, Motrin 200, 400, 600, 800 3200
Indomethacin q8h Indocin 25, 50 200
Indomethacin sustained release q12h Indocin SR 75 150
Ketorolac q6h Toradol 10 40
Meloxicam q24h Mobic 7.5, 15 15
Nabumetone q12h Relafen 500, 750 2000
Naproxyn q6h Naprosyn 250, 220, 375, 500 1375
Oxaprozin q24h Daypro 600 1800
Piroxicam q24h Feldene 10, 20 20
Sulindac q12h Clinoril 150, 200 400
Tolmetin q8h Tolectin 200, 400, 600 1800