Fioricet Warnings and The Fioricet ‘High’ and Abuse

Fioricet is a prescription medication used to relieve tension headaches. It works by relaxing muscle contractions that can result in mild to moderate head pain. Fioricet is a combination of three ingredients: the pain reliever acetaminophen; butalbital, a barbiturate; and caffeine, a stimulant. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Fioricet in 1984. Novartis Pharmaceuticals …