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I'm afraid to take narcotics for pain because i'm worried about withdrawal?
6 doctors weighed in

Dr. Einar Ottestad
Pain Management
5 doctors agree
In brief: No reason
Unless one has a strong personal and family history of addiction, short term, acute use of pain medications for a week or two is perfectly safe.
Let your physician guide you.

In brief: No reason
Unless one has a strong personal and family history of addiction, short term, acute use of pain medications for a week or two is perfectly safe.
Let your physician guide you.
Dr. Einar Ottestad
Dr. Einar Ottestad
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Dr. David Rosenfeld
Pain Management
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Unlikely
Treat the pain. Withdrawal will only occur if the pained is taken away abruptly.

In brief: Unlikely
Treat the pain. Withdrawal will only occur if the pained is taken away abruptly.
Dr. David Rosenfeld
Dr. David Rosenfeld
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