I Need To Find A Doctor In Fort Worth Texas That Prescribes Pain Killers
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elida Says:
 
Does anyone know a doctor that is good about prescribing pain killers like hydrocodens 10/325 in fort worth Texas? I am a diabetic type 1 that has a lot of pain and really in need of a good doctor that can help me out and not think i am faking pain.

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No Addict Says:
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I feel your pain (no pun intended)....it boils down to this; once you find your doctor who will prescribe you what you need to make life easier on a daily basis, hold on to them cause it's so difficult to find a pain management doctor who will prescribe the narcotic meds! In short, I've had 2 major back surgeries which did help but not 100% which I'm sure if you've had them you now what I'm talking about! Still in pain and the narcotic meds are the only way of "taking the edge off"! I live in TX and have to travel monthly to GA to see my pain doctor, why should I have to skirt every law, ordinance just to get what I need to enjoy life? Yeah, it does cost me a flight or a drive but I have to anyway cause of work so it generally works out! Visits cost me $155 with U/A's every 90 days but no worries as I don't smoke or drink or take any other illegal drugs!

I have been doing this for a couple of years now and nothing has been said about where I live, why are they filled in GA etc...guess I'm lucky? Anyway, the point I'm trying to make is to stick with your regular doctor even if it you have to go about doing it a different way cause it will be worth it in the future!

What I'm currently prescribed is; Hydrocodone 10/325 - #150 & Oxy 10-30 12 hour release-#120...every 28 days, so I am thankful every single day!

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Tweaker Says:
 
Go to border town in Mexico ,you can get anything.

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BL Says:
 
Jack, there are no state or federal laws that state a doctor has to prescribe a particular medication to a patient. It is up to each doctor and their professional opinion what they do and don't prescribe patients. A state licensing board can suspend a doctor's medical license if the doctor does not consistently keep required medical records when prescribing opiates. Or if a doctor prescribes opiates in an unprofessional and irresponsible manner. But, no licensing board is going to do anything if a doctor won't prescribe opiates to a patient.

Anyone can file a complaint. But, there is no way a patient or anyone else can make a doctor prescribe a particular medication at a particular dosage if a doctor doesn't want to. The patient needs to be aware the doctor may dismiss them if they file a complaint. If this happens, the patient may find it difficult to impossible to find another doctor to prescribe for them. They will be labeled as a drug seeker.

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Jack Says:
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Yeah, there is a guy named Willie down on the corner. That is the only place your going to get relief.

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Jack Says:
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Lawyer. Sorry i am really mad about this because people are hurting and the svumbag politicians are preventing good peoplr from functioning.




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Jack Says:
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We as americans kill more american far more than opiate OD's. Check the stats. Are we gonna ban guns too? I think not. I rest my case.

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Jack Says:
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We as americans kill more american far more than opiate OD's. Check the stats. Are we gonna ban guns too? I think not. I redt my case.

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Jack Says:
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BL, you r not a kawyet, I am and i say if ur creative u can find a wsy to nail these so called doctors who reguse to properly treat a patient. Start by filing complaints on every single one who regusrs to prescribe the drugs u have previously tolerated well and worked. File with the state licensing agency in austin. If enough of us complain something will get done.


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Jack Says:
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Well said. I too have type 2 pain in my feet and have been taking hydro for five years and it WORKS. I have not gotten addicted and have had the same dosage for five years. As an atty i dont understand how someone's political agenda takes preference over my painful feet. I am wilking to get togethet with others similarly situated to fight the suits that are preventing people from functioning. All becausr some jerk kids abuse their folks script i have to suffet? What a country-we must be the dumbest people on the planet. Europeans take care of their people wr do not. Tell your representative enough. But im sure nothing will happen until a representativerepresentative's family member needs it then and only then does anything happen. Im embarrasded to be an anerican these days.


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Natachia Says:
 
I have Lupus and Transverserse Mylitis and in severe pain and see a rheumatologist and they dont prescribe pain meds. I am home bound and can not go to lots of dr. a month. Who is your rheumatologist? I hate going to pain management. Also hate being treated like the scum of the earth because I consume marijuana that helps with my pain.

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BuckShot Says:
 
There is a lot of misinformation and propaganda on opiates and the rate of overdose, etc. For example, if you take the FDA's and CDC's statistics, they lie by putting at least 10 years of deaths together to justify their actions.

cdc.gov/drugoverdose/data/overdose.html

While 183,000 seems like a lot of deaths, the figure is for 10 or 11 years, depending if they include all the years. This 183,000 comes from the FDA website. So, the death rate is actually 15,000 per year if you read down on the page.

Compare that to the following:
Drunk Driving: 16,000 per year
Alcohol Overdose/Live Failure: 88,000 per year
Tobacco related deaths: 480,000 last year. Over 400,000 per year.

So, what this proves is the FDA, CDC, and even the DEA cannot count. The campaign against legal use of opiates, is pretentious and even unethical.

Those of us with real pain know those facts.

Taking high dose NSAIDs is actually more risky. They will stop your kidneys. Most elderly renal failures are from excessive use of Advil. If you doctor is honest, he will tell you these facts.

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Frank Says:
 
I am moving to fort worth, texas and I have been on oxycodone for several years. I'm looking for a cash doctor that will prescribe my usual medication that is oxycodone 30mg (one every 4hrs). Can anyone help me?

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Alecia Says:
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Dr. Felipe Garcia is a great doctor. He's off Oleander St in Fort Worth close to Baylor All Saints.

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Rob Says:
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Can get better care from a vet now days. What you need is an old school doctor who don't give a s*** about either FDA or DEA. They all snowflakes now. Partly because they're scared and people suck.

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Buck Shot Says:
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Great doctor. I want to know his name so I do not use him.

If he addicted you, he is obligated to slowly reduce your meds. I recommend Tylenol 4. Much less addictive, but just a little less effective against real pain.

You can be off it in 4-7 days; and back in pain.

Keep in mind that if the doctor does not care if you are in level 8-10 pain, fire him! It is your right. He has violated his hipocratic oath and does not deserve the "Doctor" title.

One of these days soon people should quit putting up with this crap and start filing complaints with the State Med Board. Or, just sue the Dr. if you end up having a stroke or loss of functions; suing is your right.

Ask your doctor if he was in level 8 pain; what would he do? Go to a doctor that has some empathy; go to a doctor that believes the FDAs BS; or self medicate. My bet is the latter.

There are 14,000 over dose per year. Most from non-prescription meds. There were 480,000 deaths from tobacco last year. The FDA is focusing on prescription meds due to politics and funding. The FDA will never go after Big Tobbaco; they are cowards. Congressmen like Joe Barton (R-TX) would protect tobbaco. And Tobbaco would out spend the FDA for a defense.

And just like opiates, they would end up blaming the users.

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DeAnna Says:
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I have several things wrong with me that causes me to have pain constantly. Yet my doctor seems to think antidepressants and exercise works for everything. So I need to find one that will give me what I know would work...pain pills. Which doctor can I go to for pain meds in east texas?

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Buck Shot Says:
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The previous message is a lie. The Feds cannot stop a doctor from prescribing long term pain meds. Who ever stated this has not read the DEA And FDA limitations.

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Joe Says:
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My spouse and I are both chronic pain patients and we are in the same situation as you. If you figure a way to sue or anything of that nature we would be happy to assist in any way possible.

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Mark Says:
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JJ, I couldn't agree more than with what BL is saying! In fact if you're trying to litigate in a legal sense what a doctor should be giving you, you're going to scare off doctors from wanting to treat you. I've been in pain management for 28+ years now seeing several different doctors through the years. If there's one thing that I have learned about this type of doctor is that they don't like being told what to do. Just because another doctor gave you something doesn't mean another one will. Most of them want to do various procedures on you, injection, rhizotomy, stimulator implant and etc. This is the way a doctor is covering themselves. They can then say that they've exhausted all other avenues of treatment and then of course they also like to use every drug under the sun before they commit to opiate therapy.

The way you're being treated is becoming more of the norm because of opiate abuse, but I hate to say it that the way you're probably coming off to a new doctor is that of a drug seeker. It's not a right to receive opiate therapy, it's a privilege. Opiate therapy these days is a treatment of last resort because of abuse. I can still remember back in 1989 when I started opiate therapy because of chronic pain. It all most took an act of god to get a schedule II opiate outside a hospital! It hasn't got that bad again yet, but it's surely on its way. Doctors these days don't like to use Valium or benzos long term or at all. Also Soma is another drug they tend to stay away from too because of abuse. Skeletal muscle relaxants or muscle relaxants shouldn't be taken long term because of severe GI issues. I know of several people who bled to death internally because of muscle relaxants being used long term.

As BL was saying a doctor can give you whatever they think is necessary to control your pain so you can tolerate it. I receive more than what the guidelines state, but then my doctor has exhausted all avenues of treatment and non-narcotic medications before this happened. I know what a pain in the butt it can be and how ridiculous it can be trying to get the medications you actually need, but you can't force it, you have to be patient and in time everything will probably work out. Going to a new doctor can put you back to square one, like starting all over again. The days of doctors giving out massive amounts of opiates or other narcotics first is over, but there's still doctors who will prescribe what they deem as necessary amounts which are above the guidelines.

Welcome to being a third class citizen in America and treated as those you've doing something wrong just because you're suffering. Believe me I know how bad it sucks first hand! I hate to put it in these terms, but it's like a game now and you have to play the game because it's the only game in town that will get you to where you need to be. You have to swallow your pride, play stupid, suck it up, do everything you're told to do without question and then you might get to be placed on long term opiate therapy. Then of course there's the problem of inferior opiates these days that are a lot less potent or there are some that seem like a placebo. The second biggest issue you'll have to deal with too is finding a pharmacy that will work with you on getting a generic opiate that actually creates an analgesic effect so you can tolerate your pain! I recommend mom and pop pharmacies. Chain pharmacies buy the cheapest thing available and could careless how well it does or doesn't work. You're just a druggie to chain pharmacies!

Good luck JJ and welcome to the place between a rock and a hard spot club! We're all lifetime members now even though you may not remember joining. You were signed up the moment you were injured and it couldn't be repaired...

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BL Says:
 
JJ, for some reason the doctors you have seen don't believe in the professional judgement that you need the medications you think you need. I have several friends that are chronic pain patients that are prescribed the medications you say doctors won't prescribe you.

Did you ask the doctors to prescribe these medications? If you did, that may be the reason they wouldn't prescribe it. Did you see each of these doctors for at least six months and take the medications they prescribed you?

There are No Laws preventing any doctor from prescribing medications they believe are best for a patient. So there are no grounds for litigation.

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