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Why does hycodan (hydrocodone) cough medicine have pain killers in it?

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There is a narcotic in this syrup, which can also ease pain.
As well as suppress a cough.

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There is a narcotic in this syrup, which can also ease pain.
As well as suppress a cough.
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