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How much stronger is dilaudid than hydrocodone and where can I get refills?
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Dr. Benjamin Nguyen
Anesthesiology
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In brief: 4 to 5 times
Dilaudid (hydromorphone) when taken orally is roughly 4 to 5 times more potent than oral hydrocodone.
Both medications are controlled by the drug enforcement agency. Your physician will determine if you need this medication, in addition to other pain management therapies.

In brief: 4 to 5 times
Dilaudid (hydromorphone) when taken orally is roughly 4 to 5 times more potent than oral hydrocodone.
Both medications are controlled by the drug enforcement agency. Your physician will determine if you need this medication, in addition to other pain management therapies.
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