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doctors willing to prescribe pain meds
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I am having a hard time finding a dr in staten island NY. Even after being diagnosed with multiple sclerosis 3years ago& being prescribed oxycontin for almost 2 years my dr has moved his practice& no other doctors are willing to help me the same way my last doc was now with him not around& me off the meds I was on for so long my pain from MS has progressed I do have all mri's& documents that state I do have MS. Can I be helped?? ## Sorry I meant to say I was subscribed oxycodone and am looking for a new doctor to subscribe the same 30mg roxicodone I was on since my dr has moved away from new York,si because my ms has been progressing and those meds are the only pain meds I can take I will travel to the city or any of the 5 burrows to find another doctor willing to su...
Updated 15 hours ago.
 
oxycontin round blue pill osd and app markings
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Small, blue round pill with osd on one side app on other
Updated 19 hours ago.
 
Does Oxycontin And Oxycodone Show Up The Same N A Drug Urine Test
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When taking a urine drug test, does oxycontin and oxycodone come up as the same drug? I took a 40mg oxycontin on a monday and was drug tested on thurs. I am tested once a month from my pain mangement dr. to make sure my oxycodone's are in my system. So will the 2 drugs show up as one or is there a differance in them with the drug test? ## No, there is not difference between them for a drug test, Oxycocodone is the active ingredient in both, so they will show up as the same thing. However, what you may run into is having a different level of it in your body than what they would expect if you were taking the exact amount prescribed. Some of the pain management clinics use tests that show the level in your body, so they can tell if someone is not taking their medications, at all, or if...
Updated 1 day ago.
 
EASIEST WAY TO REMOVE NEW OXYCONTIN 80 OP COATING
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Hey! In all the other threads about the new oxy's -- everyone is stressing the new coatings, it seems. I have found the easiest and most efficient way to get BOTH coatings off is {edited for safety reasons} Thought y'all would like to know that. ## I called Perdue today and BITCHED! I have been taking the 80's for years at high doses and i just got my script filled and i got 540 of the new ones. I broke out in hives the size of lemons. I called this number 203.588.8000 and told the woman what happened and she transfered me to a nurse in the medical dept. I just asked her what the heck they did to my meds. It's the damn binders they're using that did this to me. She asked my name and address and how many i take at a time and IF i swallow them. I would guess if enough ...
Updated 2 days ago.
 
oxycontin formulary new insurance
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oxcodone IR 30mg to replace oxycontin CR 40mg no insurance on oxycontin ## Hello, Freefall! How are you? Your doctor should be able to prescribe the regular release Oxycodone for you, in lieu of the Oxycontin. However, you should be aware that there is no immediate release in these higher dosages, it is only available as a capsule in 5mgs. The FDA lists this medication as being a narcotic analgesic, so it has the potential to be habit forming and may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, drowsiness, dry mouth and constipation. Have you discussed the issue with your doctor? If the 40mg twice a day has been controlling your pain, they'll likely want to try to keep you as close to that dosage as possibly.
Updated 2 days ago.
 
round pill with 40 on one side and op on the other
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yellow round pill wit op on one side and 40 on the other ## Yes, these are the new 40mg Oxycontin OP, made to help prevent abuse and replace regular Oxycontin. Even if you try to crush it, it retains its time released function. Side effects still include: nausea, drowsiness, dizziness and dry mouth. Read more: Are there any other questions? ## I just wondered if any one had figured out a way to beable to crush them. I was told to bake them at 350 for 20 minutes. Let cool and then they would crush up just like the old ones and would also taste the same. Has anyone else heard this ## Baken them now.. Its like they decide it would help peoples pain buy maken it almost imposable to digest them..Its like thier full of glue..GARBAGE!!!! F****N WASTE of MONEY I have a digestive problem and som...
Updated 3 days ago.
 
oxycontin damaged my teeth
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has anyone else known oxycotin to rot the teeth, i used to be on vicodin until my doctor told me i needed to swith to a morphine based meds she put me on ms contin but i had problems with it so she put me on 80mg oxcontin eventually my body built up a tolerance so she kept raising it, i have am now on from 4-6 per day of the 80mg tabs, it scares me that this is what rotted my teeth because only 5 yrs ago i had only 2 cavaties that needed filling and then only 1 yr after going on the oxycontin i had to have all my top front teeth pulled as they where rotting from the inside out the dentist said my mouth looked like a heroine addicts mouth looks he called it, he said it was shocking to him that normally he only saw such damage from someone who smoked crack or did heroine with so much dent...
Updated 3 days ago.
 
Oxycontin = Oxycodone
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Consider this! With the change related to Oxycontin my problem is the OP type of Medication just doesn't work! So... My doctor has added additonal 30mg Oxycodone's to my monthly medication list. The problem we are having is coming up with a near equal dosage. Depending upon which phamacist you talk to we are getting differnet answers. It doesn't matter howe many tablets you are prescribed the research is done by considering one 80mg Oxycodone and trying to come up wit hthe equal dosage using 30mg Oxycodone. Opinion's - One 80mg Oxycontin is supposed to last 12 hours giving 80 mg of oxycodone for the ful 12 hours, so if that is true then there has to be 960mg. of Oxycodone in each 80 mg Oxycontin. 30mg of Oxycodone tablets are prescribed for 3 - 4 hours. So it would take ...
Updated 4 days ago.
 
80 mgs.of Oxycontin 3 times a day is $1,175.00 for a 1 mos.rx, what else can I take in a generic form? Hydrmorphone? What mg?
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Please help, I'm out of my 80mg. Oxycontins, I take 3 a day and I take Between 4-8 Norco's for break thru pain. With insurance change, they want $300 for RX plus a $250 deductible up front for name brand medication. This is Blue Sheild PPO by: "Covered California" and I pay them $536.22 a month for their coverage. I only need this month to be covered as my husband gets new coverage from his new job in 10 days. I cant afford that kind of money, please help me form a regimen to take the place of Oxycontin 80 mg. 3x's a day to an equal generic form. Thank you so much, in a lot of pain right now! Been out for 24 hours now. I thank you very much for your quick response. ## Hello, Mandie! How are you? I'm sorry about the problem that you're having. Many medications...
Updated 4 days ago.
 
Picked Up My Prescription And Found Pills Different Then Previous One These Are Oval White On Side There Is A Line Down Half 2 S
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white oval line down middle #2 and#3 on other side of line Reverse side of pill has an X please tell me what it is ASAP supposed to take immediately ## I'm sorry, but I'm finding your description of the markings slightly confusing and I can't find anything that matches the searches I've tried. What medication is it supposed to be? That might help me to check them for you. Learn more prescription drug details here. ## My wife and i were transfering some jewelery from and old jewelery box that belonged to her mother. While cleaning it out I came across 7 blue oblong tablets. One side says "OC" and the other says 160. She passed away over 13 years ago and I know the medicine is no good and there is definitely no old medication bottles around. I looked the tablet up ...
Updated 6 days ago.
 
Oxycontin Original Formula
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I just filled my prescription for OxyContin and much to my surprise got the old formula. I went online to confirm and sure enough it is the old formula with "OC" on one side and the number n the other. Is Pharma going back to the old formula or was this just a "one off" circumstance? ## No, they aren't returning to manufacturing the old formula, but if a place still has some of it in stock, they are still allowed to dispense them. Thus, you probably just got a fill of some that were still lingering on a shelf somewhere. Learn more Oxycodone details here. Are there any other questions or comments? ## What is "the number n"? Quit putting that crap in your veins and take it like youre supposed to then we ALL would not have to suffer the consequence's of dope...
Updated 6 days ago.
 
How To Break Down Oxycontin Op
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word on the street is that you {edited for safety} i haven't tried this nor will i but i sure sounds smart using the citric acid to totally take away the gummy substance;}. ## It still wouldn't be a safe thing to do. These tablets contain fillers and not all of them are meant to be broken down by the human body, but are normally expelled in your waste. If you try to alter a tablet, to snort or inject it, you are putting these substances in your body in a way, in which, it cannot get rid of them. This can lead to blockages, that can cause health conditions, such as strokes or embolisms. Are there any comments or questions? ## Hello, I am a former Marine from the Gulf War. During my first deployment, I fell from a heilocopter causing sever spinal injuries. Having lived with sever ...
Updated 6 days ago.
 
is everyone who takes pain managment treated as if we are drug abuseres
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Back in 2004 I had to have C5-6-7 and all the discs removed and replaced just to get the pain level from a 10 to about a 5.Between surgery and meds I got the pain to a level 3,then "My" pharmacy up and quit carrying those highly addictive oxycontin 80mg 3X a day.It caused me to total my car,Don't ever take those oxys.I paid my pain Dr. to watch out for me.I would never have taken them but thought I could trust my Pain Dr.I went from Nov. 24 to Dec.29 in horrible withdrawls.I'm on MS Contin 60 mg now ,if I can get them.If I try to fill them at pharmacy I am treated like an addict to be shunned.Even in the Hosp. I am treated worst than a dog.Am I the only one constantly being put through withdrawls? ## Hello, Rand! How are you? I am very sorry about the problems you've...
Updated 7 days ago.
 
Oxycontin 80mg Green Tab
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I came across some green pills that look like OC 80's but they are imprinted with APO on one side and OCD 80 on the other. Can someone please tell me what they might be? ## I have tha same ones. I heard there generic oxy contin 80mg. Not sure I would like to know aswel. ## From what I could gather, this pill is in fact confirmed to be controlled release Oxycodone/Oxycontin (80mg). The paragraph quoted below describes it in more detail: "APO-OXYCODONE CR 80 mg: Each tablet contains 80 mg oxycodone hydrochloride. Green, round, biconvex film-coated tablets, engraved “APO†on one side, “OCD†over “80†on the other side. Available in bottles of 50 and 100 tablets." Manufacturer: Apotex, Cana...
Updated 8 days ago.
 
80MG OF OXYCONTIN
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color ## OCYCODONE 60 MGL RED GREEN OXCY 80S PERKOCET 15 YELLOW ZANAX 1.0 PURPLE FOOTBALL SHAPED ## would you be willing to send me some.no clinics here will prescribe narcotics
Updated 8 days ago.
 
Oxycontin
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Does anyone have the problem of after about 10 years oxy dont really work anymore? My Son has been on 40's for that long after a severe car accident he broke his back and neck, but they just don't really take the pain away anymore, please help if possibile, is there something else that would work better he just is in pain all day everyday and I hate to see him like this. Thank you very much. ## Tell your son that he should try fentaly patches (not sure of spelling. Sounds like this(Fen tin all). My mother was on them for a long time almost 7 years. They are highly additive so tell him to be carefull ## They also make the oxtcontin in 60 80 120 and 160mg pills to maybe that will work for him. Good luck being in pain sucks i know. ## Oxycontin is no longer available in the 160mg t...
Updated 8 days ago.
 
yellow round pill no markings 40 mg oxys
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I was told that these yellow round pills are 40 mg oxycontin (oxycodone), where are they from, I know they are not from the U.S, if there real, but does any one know what they could be? or anything about these yellow round pill? ## @momtg, Without an imprint to signify what it is, who makes it, or how much of whatever it is it contains, determining anything at all is merely speculation. However many pain patients who are unable to receive appropriate care in the US often resort to finding their medication(s) off the internet. And I do know that the country of India is a big player in this game of web-based pharmacies, importing both counterfeits and real meds alike. So depending on how you came across this pill, that possibility might be something to take into account upon determining i...
Updated 9 days ago.
 
Will Oxycontin Be Changed Back To Original Formula
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is Oxycontin going back to their old formula? OC instead of OP. ## At this time, Purdue has no plans to return to the original formula. They released this new one, with the specific intention of helping to prevent abuse of the product and discontinued making the original, when they did so. They claim, however, that it works the same and causes the same side effects: nausea, drowsiness, dizziness and constipation. Read more: Are there any questions or comments? ## They re not even remotely close to the original OC formula. I'm concerned about what this new formula might be doing to me. At least I knew the olf formula eventually disolved, I'm not sure about this new version. Hopefully someone will make a similiar version as soon as they are allowed. I think the original patent exp...
Updated 9 days ago.
 
How Long Does Oxycontin Stay In Your System
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If I have been taking oxycontin everyday for about a month, how long will it take to get out of my system? I have a drug test next Friday afternoon, and it's a ten panel test. What are the chances of it showing up if I stop taking them today? ## I go 5 days without and my urine tests clean. Now I'm in Canada so I dunno if the tests r different. I know people who go 3 days and come out clean but the longer the better I'd say 5-7 days to b safe. Good luck :) ## Does anyone have jerk like seizures while sleeping after a month of stopping zanax? I do and I don't know why, I'm perfectly healthy mentally,kinda scary ## Zantax is one of the most dangerous drugs to come off of.. Sezuires are absolutely a number one side effect of zantax withdrawal. Be careful.
Updated 9 days ago.
 
I take 30mg oxycontin + 30mg oxycodone + 600mg gabapentin. So why is hydrocodone showing up in urine test
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can you tell me why hydrocodone is showing up in my urine test and I haven't took any? All I take is 30mg Oxycontin and oxycodone and 600mg gabapentin ## ALL you take...? Yet i get a hard time when im in pain and ask...
Updated 10 days ago.
 

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