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Can I take Norco if I have a history of respiratory problems?

If you have a history of respiratory problems, talk to your doctor before taking Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen). Hydrocodone, one of the active ingredients in this prescription pain drug, suppresses the cough reflex and may cause serious side effects if you have respiratory problems. Your doctor may need to modify your medication plan, dosage or timing.

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