Is it problematic if I've been narcotic pain meds for more then a year?

Problematic. It could be depending on tge dose and how frequently you use them. If you have been using them daily for a year, chances are that you are physically dependent on the med. Not saying that you abused it, just simply that that is a property of the medication. As such, if you would suddenly stop the med, you are going to have some withdrawel symptoms that could be uncomfortable. Muscle aches, nausea, .