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Can I take too much hydrocodone-acetaminophen?

Yes. You can take too much of hydrocodone-acetaminophen if you do not follow the prescription directions carefully. This combination of medicines is a strong pain reliever and should only be used for the condition for which it was prescribed. If you or someone you know has concerns or questions about dosage measurements, talk with your doctor or pharmacist.

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