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Are low doses of prescribed vicodin over a long period of time (1-2 5/500 pills per week for 3-4 years) harmful to the heart in any way?

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Dr. Bernard Canlas
Pain Management

In brief: It depends

It is important to know why you are taking this for such a long time now.
Do you have other medical conditions and what is your age? You physician would normally order lab tests to monitor you.

In brief: It depends

It is important to know why you are taking this for such a long time now.
Do you have other medical conditions and what is your age? You physician would normally order lab tests to monitor you.
Dr. Bernard Canlas
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