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Is taking 2 4mg Dilaudid the same as 1, 8mg Dilaudid?

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Dr. Philip Miller
Family Medicine
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In brief: YES

however, this is a potent narcotic and is not usually used for a tooth extraction.
I would recommend the lowest possible dose ( 4mg) or call the prescribing dentist and request a safer pain medication.

In brief: YES

however, this is a potent narcotic and is not usually used for a tooth extraction.
I would recommend the lowest possible dose ( 4mg) or call the prescribing dentist and request a safer pain medication.
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