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A 46-year-old female asked:

Is it okay to cut or crush methadone pill?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Yeshvant Navalgund
Pain Management 23 years experience
Not normally: It is never advisable to crush Methadone unless advised by your physician prescribing it. Methadone tablets include Methadone but might also include magnesium stearate, and microcrystalline cellulose. All these are proportioned for long acting delivery. If you disrupt the pill you can overdose and die. Please don't risk your life over a pill.
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