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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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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sara Buckley
18 years experience Clinical Psychology
Possibly: Hydrocodone usually contains Acetaminophen (tylenol (acetaminophen)). Too much Acetaminophen can hurt the liver. Liver specialists i work with say 4, ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlo Contreras
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It's the tylenol (acetaminophen): Hydrocodone is usually dispensed in pills that also include tylenol (or acetaminophen). It's the tylenol component that is damaging to the liver. An ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ryan Keller
15 years experience Anesthesiology
Liver damage: The liver problems come from the Acetaminophen (tylenol) in the hydro condone. . New recommendations are 3, 000mg per day of acetaminophen, down from ... Read More
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cynthia Guy
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Need more info: Reason for taking hydrocodone?? need further info to be able to give a reasonable answer.
A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Austina Cho
26 years experience Psychiatry
No, not necessarily: Oxycodone can also affect your liver. It can cause muscle spasms in your GI tract, including spasms of the sphincter of oddi, the opening of canals th ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Ndeto
45 years experience Anesthesiology
Yes to liver problem: Hydrocodone when in combination with tylenol (acetaminophen) can be injurious to liver. Tylenol (acetaminophen) is the culprit in this regard and the ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
40 years experience Allergy and Immunology
No: Hydrocodone is metabolized into hydromorphone, unlike codeine in tylenol #4, which metabolized into morphine
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Keith Hollander
36 years experience Dentistry
Liver safety: If you take the medication as directed by the dentist and do not take any extra Tylenol (acetaminophen) there should not be a problem. The doses of T ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Dowling
40 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Your physician is : The best person to evaluate and guide you on medication. However, if on medication chronically, depending on the medications and medical history, rou ... Read More

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