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Tuesday, November 18, 2008 maria, Community Member, asks

Q: can i take ibuprofen and hydrocodone at the same time?

maybe not at the same time, but the same day? if the effect of hydrocodone does not last for more than 4 hours? can I take ibuprofen 800 mgs.?

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mary, Community Member
11/20/08 8:03am

You know, the best person to answer medication questions is your local Pharmacist. That's exactly what they go to school for and they know more then a reg. doctor. Hydrocodone contains acetaminophen (tylenol) and usually acetaminophen and ibuprofen should not be taken at the same time but can be spread out by at least 2-3 hours. Call your pharmacist to confirm.

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By maria, Community Member— Last Modified: 06/20/12, First Published: 11/18/08