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how long does hydrocodone take to wear off

A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edward Kuhnley
44 years experience Child Psychiatry
NOT ADVISED to take: hydrocodone and benzodiazepines (such as Ativan/lorazepam) together. Monitor closely. Both increase sedation and the combination MAY lead to respirato ... Read More
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Dr. Kenneth Joel
36 years experience Anesthesiology
Three to four days: Hydrocodone depends on metabolism by the liver to be broken down to hydromorphone. The cyp 450 pathway in the liver is the enzymatic pathway followed ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ryan Keller
14 years experience Anesthesiology
72 hrs: The pain relief lasts around 4-6 hrs . If you have recently started taking it and at prescribed doses it should be gone in 72 hrs.
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Dr. John Sampson
31 years experience Anesthesiology
It depends on type: Oxycodone comes in two varieties. Immediate release (ir) and controlled release (cr). Some companies mix oxycodone (usually the ir variety) with A ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Baney
23 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: Depends on how much and how often you are using the medication and if you are using it properly for pain control or improperly.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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If on suboxone: it's because you have a problem with opioids, and you are being treated for it. So you should NOT stop your Suboxone and you should NOT take the hyrd ... Read More
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Dr. Richard Pollard
29 years experience Anesthesiology
Less than a Day: The half-life of hydrocodone is about 5 hours. This means that the drug should be out of you system (by effect) within 15 hours. The drug will still b ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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A few hours: The parent molecule, hydrocodone only lasts for a few minutes in blood, and crosses the blood brain barrier where it is converted into Codeine and mor ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Hydrocodone: 50 to 96 hours per : https://www.homehealthtesting.com/blog/2015/10/how-long-does-oxycodone-stay-in-your-system/
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Marx
47 years experience Pain Management
Not from Hydrocodone: Just remember that most preparations of hydrocodone contain tylenol (acetaminophen) that can become toxic with high doses.Some individual show evidenc ... Read More
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Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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It doesn't kill your: Liver. The Acetaminophen that is part of all currently available hydrocodone-containing pills (from 325 mg to up to 1000 mg) is what damages the live ... Read More

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