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can i take leftover percocets for back pain?

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Dr. Hashmat Rajput
Internal Medicine 39 years experience
Yes: You can take it in prescribed dosage and make sure the medicine is not outdated or expired. Thanks.

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A 33-year-old member asked:

Need doctor's help! what doctors can perscribe meds like percocets for back pain?

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Dr. Richard Ramos
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 25 years experience
Pain meds: Any doctor with a dea license can prescribe opioid pain medications. The real question is whether or not you need them. I would visit a physician for a full physical examination and look for other ways to treat your pain other than just using opioid, pain medications.

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Last updated Dec 10, 2013

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