Doctor insights on: Is the medication opana the same as oxycodone
If I took an opana ir. .. but am prescribed oxycodone and morphine sulfate will a drug test be the same?
Confused: Can you please re-phrase this and re-submit. ...Read more
I took 100mg of oxycodone on wed. Fri I took 140mg of opana. I have not used anything in 3 yrs. Will I pass 13 panel cup test on thursday...
Assuming: Lets assume its a detailed test and not the standard hospital grade test. If you used opioids on wed and fri and then get tested the following thursday then yes, it will show. ...Read more
Yes they can: oxycodone will show up, depending on when you are tested after taking it, and what your specific metabolic pathways, as oxycodone, oxymorphone, morphine and codeine. Opana, which is hydromorphone will end up as morphine and codeine. At the final stage of metabolism, they both may look the same, but in most people you can tell which they took, sometimes by the ratios of metabolites. ...Read more
I am conserned, my 19 yr old 110 lbs 5' daughter is addicted to oxycodone and opana with frequent Er visits when running out of her Rx early.
Family intervention.: "They" used to say that an addict had to want treatment for success in getting off drugs. We know now that a family intervention with the help of a qualified addiction specialist can be very successful in getting treatment started. This may not be paid for by insurance & be expensive but there are some outstanding programs, inc. Betty Ford Clinic who now people who can help. Ask PCP for area help. ...Read more
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I took 100mg of oxycodone on wed., 140mg of oxymorphone today. Will l pass my 13 panel instant test on thursday? It was the only time I used in 3 year.
Excess opioids: If this medication is not supposed to be in you then you will fail. ...Read more
Will I have withdraws from switching from oxycodone to oxymorphone my dr wants to do this I am very scared of withdrawals.?
Oxycodone withdrwal: Doing the right thing is not easy, none the less it is good to do it. U need to listen to u physician. ...Read more
I was taking codeine 4. my liver enzymes is a little elevated. What other opiates is similar to codeine? Oxycodone and oxymorphone gets me sick. F/55
Talk to your doctor: Codeine is usually formulated with Tylenol (acetaminophen) which can harm your liver. Other opiods such as morphine, hydromorphone, or hydrocodone (new formulation) may be appropriate in your case. Opiods are a double edge sword. They hurt you more in the long run, than help you. Find a pain management specialist in your area. ...Read more
I have been on oxycodone for chronic pain for 3 years. Is it safe to be on this medication long term?
Best to treat pain with non addictive meds. Opioids cause dependence, drowsiness, urine retention and constipation.
Alternatives are muscle relaxants, lyrica, (pregabalin) gabapentin, fish oil, coconut oil, herbals like tumeric, , Vit D, calcium-deficient persons, magnesium (in deficient individuals), B12 if deficient, non steroidals, PT, aqua therapy, kinesiotape. Discuss with doctor/pain doctor. ...Read more
Is it true that having an oxycodone prescription for breakthrough pain just makes people take more pain medication?
Oxycodone: Yes and no. Oxycodone is a frequently prescribed immediate release narcotic given to people who are on chronic opioid therapy with a sustained release narcotic taken orally or by patch. The key is frequent follow-up with your pain physician to get to a regimen of sustained release narcotic where you require the minimum amount of oxycodone/breakthrough meds for emergency only. ...Read more
What are the symptoms of withdrawals from narcotic pain medications? Had a back operation & now only on opana for pain which I allot of.
Cramps/Shivering: As a general rule of good medical practice the need for continued prescribed use of a narcotic should be re-assessed every few weeks, by the physician who is treating your underlying chronic pain condition. If you believe you are having symptoms of withdrawal consult your doctor. ...Read more
I have severe chronic pain however one of the medications does not offer any relief at all. My dr won't change the opana er. What can I do I need help?
Second opinion: There might be a reason behind the selection of the particular medication. You can have an open discussion with your physician and can always get a second opinion. ...Read more
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