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A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Addiction?: This is best determined by the physician prescribing the medication. If you have no physician prescribing this then we need to talk about the disease ... Read More
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Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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Neither "stronger": These are approximately equipotent doses, and in such doses all opioids have similar effects on pain - where they differ is in their side effects. Ox ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jerry Judd Pryde
26 years experience Travel Medicine
Yes it can but: OxyContin may or may not have same side effect. Also before you switch try lower dose.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Marx
48 years experience Pain Management
Like Everything Else: They buy it illegally or they get a doctor to write them a prescription. Some perfomers actually do have legitimate pain problems but the lifestyle so ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Einar Ottestad
19 years experience Pain Management
Hard to say: Hard to say without knowing the dose.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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Work for what??: If you are taking it properly - swallowed whole as directed - it gets the same serum drug levels as any other form of oxycodone. If you are tampering ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Dansie
16 years experience Family Medicine
Pain Med: Treats moderate to severe pain. Rapid-release oxycodone is a narcotic that is used for immediate pain relief.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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I don't think so: whether prescribed or not, chronic opioid therapy has effects on many things needed for driving, and while regular drivers licenses are not a problem, ... Read More
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Wasser
35 years experience Addiction Medicine
See below: No damage except a physical dependence. Otherwise, opioids also have hormonal effects.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Evans Prieston
44 years experience Pharmacology
Oxycontin: Absolutely. There is no question....It is possible, even easy to get addicted to oxycontin. These drugs are intended for short term use because of t ... Read More
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