Hydrocodone Addiction Self-Assessment Quiz

To better understand your hydrocodone use, take the self-assessment quiz below. You can use the results from this quiz to identify troubling patterns of use and signs of addiction. If you are worried about your results, we provide you with a confidential, toll-free hotline to speak with a representative at The Recovery Village about your options, which may include addiction treatment. However, your quiz results should not be interpreted as medical advice. If you have specific questions about your health, speak with your doctor.

Am I Addicted to Hydrocodone?

This quiz is based on the criteria in the fifth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, the definitive handbook for diagnosing mental health disorders, dependence and addiction. The assessment is composed of “yes” or “no” questions related to your use of Vicodin and other hydrocodone products in the past 12 months. However, none of these questions are related to your alcohol use. Click here to take a quiz for alcohol addiction.

Answer “yes” or “no” to the following questions associated with your hydrocodone use. In the past 12 months, have you:

Taken hydrocodone in any manner other than as instructed?
Used hydrocodone in order to feel normal?
Taken increasing amounts of hydrocodone in order to achieve the same effects?
Been scared about running out of hydrocodone?
Experienced sleepiness, muscle weakness or hallucinations after using hydrocodone?
Felt the effects of hydrocodone withdrawal, such as muscle cramps, chills or anxiety?
Had trouble completing tasks at school, home or work?
Given up on old hobbies?
Visited multiple doctors in order to access more hydrocodone?
Driven a car while high on hydrocodone?
Avoided communicating with family or friends?
Purchased hydrocodone from street dealers?

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Hydrocodone Addiction Self-Assessment Quiz
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