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In animal studies on Lortab (hydrocodone/APAP) and pregnancy, the hydrocodone component of Lortab caused birth defects when it was given to pregnant hamsters. Limited human studies also indicate that the medication may increase the risk of similar birth defects. If you are taking Lortab and pregnancy occurs, your healthcare provider will consider the benefits and risks before making a recommendation for your situation.
- Hyperactive reflexes
- Fast breathing
- Increased stools
- Irritability and excessive crying
- Shakiness (tremors)