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A 36-year-old member asked:

Could i ask my neurologist for certain meds?

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Dr. Eric Kelts
Neurology 25 years experience
Asking for Meds: This is a difficult question to answer. To begin with, of course you can ask your neurologist for a specific medication. However, some physicians have very strict criteria regarding narcotic medications, and most physicians will not prescribe a medication which is not appropriate for your illness, or which they are uncomfortable using. It never hurts to ask, but they may say no.

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Last updated May 21, 2016

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