A 47-year-old member asked:
what to do if i'm falling into a prescription drug abuse addiction?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Susan Arnoult answered
25 years experience Family Medicine
Talk to your doctor: Talk to the doctor who prescribes the medication and ask for a plan. The plan should involve tapering off the narcotic medication while addressing your pain with other non-addictive meds and alternative health ways of dealing with pain. Do it now before it gets worse!
Answered on Jun 15, 2014
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