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How does my father get off of hydrocodone after an accident?

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Dr. Einar Ottestad
Pain Management
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In brief: Taper

Most people will develop tolerance and withdrawal symptoms after taking opioids daily for 2-3 weeks.
The best way to stop is to taper the medication rather than stop cold turkey.

In brief: Taper

Most people will develop tolerance and withdrawal symptoms after taking opioids daily for 2-3 weeks.
The best way to stop is to taper the medication rather than stop cold turkey.
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