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If some one has reflex neurovascular dystrophy would nartoics help?

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Dr. Romanth Waghmarae answered

Specializes in Pain Management

Opioids rsd: You will be having neuropathic pain. I would not suggest narcotics as this term denote illegal or illicit use. Neuropathic pain is known to be opioid resistant- you need higher doses for an effect. If all other modalities fail or the pain is really severe then opioids may have a role.

Answered 7/13/2012

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