Because there really is no maximum dose of any opioid, but since all hydrocodone
is together with tylenol
, there is very much a maximal dose of tylenol (acetaminophen
Most hydrocodone containing pills have 5-10 mg of drug, together with at least 325 mg of tylenol. If you take 8 a day you are at the maximum amount of tylenol recommended, and beyond 12/day you are above the maximum dose.