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Why are doctors so against prescribing opioid pain meds?
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Dr. David Teicheira
Pain Management
In brief: I'm concerned
I have read quite a few of your posts and i don't think you understand the limits of opioids.
That's natural, we call them painkillers. I know 5 truths about opioids. 1, they take the edge off 2, they're better than nothing 3, sometimes they work ok 4, sometimes you wonder why you bother taking them 5 if you want to know how well they work, stop them for a few days. My patients taught me this.

In brief: I'm concerned
I have read quite a few of your posts and i don't think you understand the limits of opioids.
That's natural, we call them painkillers. I know 5 truths about opioids. 1, they take the edge off 2, they're better than nothing 3, sometimes they work ok 4, sometimes you wonder why you bother taking them 5 if you want to know how well they work, stop them for a few days. My patients taught me this.
Dr. David Teicheira
Dr. David Teicheira
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Dr. SG Erman
Family Medicine
In brief: Complicated
Addiction potential, overuse potential, sidwe effect profile, mis-use potential.
Illicit use potential. Illegal sale potential. Federally regulated and controlled. They do have their role, but must be monitored for all of the above.

In brief: Complicated
Addiction potential, overuse potential, sidwe effect profile, mis-use potential.
Illicit use potential. Illegal sale potential. Federally regulated and controlled. They do have their role, but must be monitored for all of the above.
Dr. SG Erman
Dr. SG Erman
Thank
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