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Is there a generic version of Hydrocodone/APAP?

Hydrocodone-APAP (APAP is an abreviation for acetaminophen) is the name of a combination pain reliever. There are several brand name products with this combination in different strengths and formulations. Some of the more commonly known brands are Vicodin, Lorcet, Lortab, Hyset, Maxidone and Zidone.

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