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How soon after starting Lortab will my symptoms improve?

After you take Lortab (hydrocodone and acetaminophen), a prescription medicine to treat moderate to moderately severe pain, it's likely that you'll start to feel relief within a half hour. The pain-relieving effect typically lasts for three to four hours. If Lortab does not work within that time frame, talk to your doctor. Do not adjust your dose yourself.

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