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What are the side effects of taking percocet for an extended period of time?

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Dr. Stuart Wasser
Addiction Medicine

In brief: The biggest problem

Is that as you use this regularly, the pain is magnfied during those periods the drug wearing off(3-4 hrs later) .
This adds to and perpetuates baseline pain.

In brief: The biggest problem

Is that as you use this regularly, the pain is magnfied during those periods the drug wearing off(3-4 hrs later) .
This adds to and perpetuates baseline pain.
Dr. Stuart Wasser
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