Can you tell me about the difference between hydrocodone acetaminophen and oxycodone acetaminophen?

Both narcotics. Oxycodone and hydrocodone are both synthetic oral opioid analgesics often combined with Acetaminophen for pain relief . Oxycodone tends to be more potent than hydrocodone but there is some individual variability to its effecta. Effects are dose related as both are available in various doses. Both can be addictive nd habit forming so should beniaed with caution.

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What does acetaminophen do when mixed with oxycodone or hydrocodone?

Work together. Medications with acetominophen and an opiod, such as oxycodone or hyrocodone, work synergistically to provide pain relief. Read more...
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Would it be safe to take two oxycodone and one hydrocodone-acetaminophen together?

Why? It is never a good idea to take anything unless your prescribing doctor tells you to . Better to find a solution! Gabor Racz MD. Read more...

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