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A 57-year-old female asked:

I was taking 2 7.5mg hydrocodone every 5 hrs. my dr. switched me to 2 5mg methadone a day. will there be a lot of difference?

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Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 36 years experience
Of course: Methadone is much more potent than hydrocodone as well as longer half life. Just follow your treating physician advice. Take care.

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