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My specialist wants me to change from oxycontin to methadone. Smart move?

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Dr. Jeffrey Roth
Addiction Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Buprenorphine helps

You might also consider Buprenorphine and attending a meeting of narcotics anonymous.

In brief: Buprenorphine helps

You might also consider Buprenorphine and attending a meeting of narcotics anonymous.
Dr. Jeffrey Roth
Dr. Jeffrey Roth
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Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
Pain Management

In brief: OxyContin to methado

Absolutely yes. Long term use of Oxycontin is not good.
Your specialist is right Methadone is a better choice long term.

In brief: OxyContin to methado

Absolutely yes. Long term use of Oxycontin is not good.
Your specialist is right Methadone is a better choice long term.
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
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Dr. Lori Wagner
Internal Medicine

In brief: Trust your doctor

Both are long acting pain medications and are appropriate for the treatment of chronic pain.

In brief: Trust your doctor

Both are long acting pain medications and are appropriate for the treatment of chronic pain.
Dr. Lori Wagner
Dr. Lori Wagner
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