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A 25-year-old male asked:
How long is it safe to use norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) for pain relief? i've had excruciating pain from mouth ulcer on back of tongue for a while, doc prescribed norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen).
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Dentistry 41 years experience
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Pain Management 38 years experience
Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) analgesic: is used for a short time (10-14 days) for the treatment of pain. If used longer, there is a risk to become dependent on the drug, develop tolerance, or develop an opioid withdrawal syndrome.
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Last updated May 21, 2016
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