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Doctor insights on: How Do I Convince My Girlfriend She Is A 30 Yr Pain Pill Addict

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How do I convince my girlfriend she is a 30 yr pain pill addict?

How do I convince my girlfriend she is a 30 yr pain pill addict?

See below: You must first show her meaningful ways that the drug is harming her in the present. Than ask her what value she gets from the drug that is worth the harm. ...Read more

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Could it happen that a pain pill addict recover without help?

Could it happen that a pain pill addict recover without help?

Yes but: They have to really want to get rid of the narcotics and make a clean break with it. ...Read more

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How do I ask my doc for a different pain pill without seeming like a drug addict?

How do I ask my doc for a different pain pill without seeming like a drug addict?

Honestly: Honestly do your part in treatment. Establish trust by making groups/individual therapy at the clinic. Get your md (pain specialist? Or psychiatrist?) opinion on your progress or lack there of with the current regimen. ...Read more

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Sister nearly died of liver failure in 2008. She is a pain pill junkie. Still a pain med addict. Now has swollen legs, big liver, lft=bad. Liver fail?

Sister nearly died of liver failure in 2008. She is a pain pill junkie. Still a pain med addict. Now has swollen legs, big liver, lft=bad. Liver fail?

She needs help: Jaundice in the setting of chronic liver disease is serious stuff. Either there has been an acute insult to an already compromised liver, or liver failure is progressing. Cholestasis associated with jaundice may mean a blocked bile duct, altered blood flow to ;/or away from the liver, or worsening liver disease. In all cases, she needs medical attention soon, ; to steer clear of drugs ; alcohol. ...Read more

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What is the strongest pain pill?

What is the strongest pain pill?

Depends: Depends on source/cause of pain.Strongest narcotic regularly used is probably Fentanyl which does not come as a pill, but as a patch.Oxycodone & combinations of it like Percodan/Percocet come as a pill-but even these aren't as good as simple ibuprofen for some types of pain that are inflammatory.Also, some people just respond better to one med than another.Talk w/your dr. if you need pain reli ...Read more

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What is the strongest pain pill?

What is the strongest pain pill?

Depends: Depends on source/cause of pain.Strongest narcotic regularly used is probably Fentanyl which does not come as a pill, but as a patch.Oxycodone & combinations of it like Percodan/Percocet come as a pill-but even these aren't as good as simple ibuprofen for some types of pain that are inflammatory.Also, some people just respond better to one med than another.Talk w/your dr. if you need pain relief. ...Read more

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How long will one pain pill stay in your system?

Depends: Short acting meds last less than long acting medicine. And, depending on how fast the medicine is broken down, which depends on a variety of things including kidney or liver function, it could take a few hours to a few days. ...Read more

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What if I need a pain pill in the middle of the night?

Depends on the drug: Many pain medicines only last 4 hours and therefore repeat dosing at night is acceptable. ...Read more

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Can you tell me about the strongest pain pill made right know?

The strongest pill: is the one that's right for you as determined by your doctor. Pain comes from many different sources and many different mechanisms are at play, so the best and the strongest medication is the right dose and right type for your condition. ...Read more

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Want to take pain pill even if not in pain.Pills don't do too much for the pain anymore. Recently have just want to take them just to take them. Help?

Addiction: It may surprise you that you are exhibiting addictive behaviors. It may be time to stop and if you cannot stop it is time to get into someplace to help you both detox and to learn why this happened to you. There are drug detox options for you in new hampshire. Your physician may also have some recommendations for you to safely stop this behavior. ...Read more