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Before prescribing a dosage of Vicodin, your healthcare provider will consider how you respond to the drug and other medical conditions you have, among other things. The maximum recommended doses are designed to limit the total dose of acetaminophen to 4 grams (4000 mg) a day or less. If you take higher doses of acetaminophen, it may cause serious liver damage.
Dosing With Vicodin: An IntroductionThe dose of Vicodin® (hydrocodone/APAP) your healthcare provider recommends will vary, depending on a number of factors, including:
- How you respond to Vicodin
- Other medications you are taking
- Other medical conditions you may have.