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A 24-year-old male asked:

Hi, hope you are well. i have been having stomach pains in my lower abdomen a day after i had some pain medication from my ankle surgery. i think it might be withdrawals symptoms but i just noticed my temperature increasing.

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Dr. Steven Simon
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Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 40 years experience
Doubtful withdrawal.: Without knowing how long you took the meds, cannot determine withdrawal risk. Fever is not common in withdrawal, so I suspect you are having a different problem. Discuss this with the doc who,provided these medications for you. Good luck
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