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How long will hydrocodone stay in your system

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Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jerry Casale
37 years experience Pediatrics
72 hrs: It takes about three days to clear.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Nichol
29 years experience Anesthesiology
varies: Typically metabolites of hydrocodone are present in urine from 3-7 days.
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Neil Manago
35 years experience Anesthesiology
4-6 hours: The half life of the drug is normally 3.8-6 hours, which means the effect of the drug lasts generally that long. It can be longer in people with kidne ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience Pain Management
Hydrocodone: This depends on how much you take at one time. Usually the parent drug should be fully metabolized in about 4-6 hours
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Bryant
18 years experience Pharmacology
Hydrocodone 20 hrs: In general, 97% of a 10mg dose of hydrocodone would be eliminated after 20 hours. In addition, 97% of 325mg of acetaminophen would be eliminated afte ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Joy Jackson
18 years experience Family Medicine
Approximately : Approximately 72 hours. Everyone metabolizes drugs at a different rate, and there are other factors like quantity and quality that affect this time.
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A 51-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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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rita Agarwal
34 years experience Anesthesiology
Yes: It should not still be present.
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A male asked:
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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