The Effects of Lortab
When someone uses Lortab, it affects their central nervous system, as is the case with all opioids. Prescription opioids bind to opioid receptors in the central nervous system. They change the sending of pain signals, and the emotional response a user has to pain.
Opioids also cause a slowdown of the central nervous system, which can affect breathing and heart rate. As with other prescription opioids, Lortab is a schedule II controlled substance in the U.S. This means it’s a habit-forming medication and it should only be prescribed for short-term use.