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how long can hydromorphone stay in your system

A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Newton
18 years experience Pain Management
Not long: Based on the omg! i would recommend going to the er! the half life of hydromorphone is about 2.5 hours. This means that the concentration of the tot ... Read More

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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Masoud Sadighpour
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Drug screen: Drug screen can stay positive up to 6 weeks with hydromorphone.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aj Rastogi
17 years experience Pain Management
Depends: Genetics plays a part in how quickly the tolerance diminishes. May be as quick as a week.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
About 24 hours: Most of the drug is gone in about 24 hours intake. Urine test may be positive for longer.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience Pain Management
Getting a high: This is not the forum where you can expect information on this type of activity. In fact trying to get a high with a prescription molecule is not reco ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Newton
18 years experience Pain Management
NO: This kind of medical advice is outside the scope of this forum. Discuss with your doc who Rx it for you. If you do not have a Rx for it then you sho ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Qamar Khan
16 years experience Pain Management
Yes you can overdose: Hydromorphone is about 5-7x stronger than morphine. The 16mg hydromorphone is equal to roughly 80-115mg of morphine. Therefore if you are not used t ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience Pain Management
Hydromorphone: The best is to call the doctor who prescribed this and get direction from him.
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A female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
16 years experience Pain Management
Likely yes: Like you said, if your friend has a tolerance to opioid, 40 mg is relative. It may be too much for a opioid naive patient and even lead to respirator ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Teicheira
35 years experience Pain Management
They are similar: Both work in the brain, spinal cord and peripheral nerves to decrease transmission of pain signals. Neither will eliminate pain signals however. They ... Read More
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