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I have a son who has been taking hydrocodone. he says he hasn't had any in 7 days but i a urine test is positive. could it still be in his system?

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Dr. Christine Hom
Pediatrics 31 years experience
Hydrocodone: The half life of hydrocodone is 4 hours. That means that the hydrocodone is indeed in his system but it isn't from taking it 7 days ago.

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