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Back Neck and Spine
Hydrocodone
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Vicodin
Back Neck and Spinal Pain

If a person severely abuses vicodin why does it create severe back pains?

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July 15, 2009 6:41PM

Because Vicodin contains acetaminophen, which in large doses, can severely damage one's liver. Do not take more than 1000 mg of acetaminophen at one time. It can cause liver failure. One Vicodin contains 325 mg of acetaminophen.