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Opana

Active Ingredient(s): Oxymorphone Hydrochloride
FDA Approved: June 22, 2006
Pharm Company: ENDO PHARMS
Category: Pain Relief

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Opana Overview

Oxymorphone (Opana, Numorphan, Numorphone) or 14-Hydroxydihydromorphinone is a powerful semi-synthetic opioid analgesic (painkiller) first developed in Germany in 1914,[2] patented in the USA by Endo Pharmaceuticals in 1955[3] and introduced to the United States market in January 1959 and other countries around the same time.[1] The brand name Numorphan is derived by analogy to the Nucodan name for an oxycodone product (or vice versa) as well as Paramorphan/Paramorfan for dihydromorphine and ...

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Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oxymorphone

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opana IR
WHY WHEN I TAKE A OPANA 5 MG I CANNOT EVEN TELL I TOOK ANYTHING ?? ## Hello, Cat! How are you? There is no immediate release Opana. As to why it doesn't feel like you took anything, are you tolerant to opiates? That is a fairly low dosage, so if you're used to taking it, or usually take higher doses of other narcotics, this dosage might be too low for you. This medication carries the risk of being habit forming and may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, headache, drowsiness, dry mouth and constipation.
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dr robert c osborne
My pharmacy (Safeway) will no longer accept Dr. Osborne's Schedule 2 med scripts. Does anyone know here in Tucson of one that will. I get 180 30 mg Oxy and also 20 mg Opana's. Have several auto immune disorders in severe pain. Thanks for the help ## You can no longer get anything filled by dr Osborne his medical license has been revoked ## Anyone know of another good doctor for pain management? ## I recommend Canyon Healthcare. They are accepting new patients, and have had quite a few of Osbournes patients. Call and ask for Tony for an appointment. The fee for office visits are the cheapest in town. ## I agree, Canyon Health on Speedway and Craycroft took my in and treated me real good!
Updated 19 hours ago.
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Find An Indiana Doctor who prescribes Opana 20, 30, or 40mg ER medication
....my doctor decided he was cutting al hiss patients off of it an switched us to lousy oxy(op) 20mg...which i was currently getting 20 mg opana er 2 a day which did the trick since I work in the union and carry 100 plus pounds of tools a day and i cant hardly bend over cuz of my lower back pain. The new oxys dont cut it, and I need a doctor in Indiana that will prescribe opanas sttill please help! ## Listed below are a couple websites specific to locating pain management doctors in a given area. All you have to do is input your city or zip code for narrowed results: You can give this other site a try too if you come up with different results for some reason or another: Most of the results you will find also list a phone number that specific doctor; I'd consider calling up a number ...
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Opana Er During Pregnancy
Has anyone taking opana er during pregnancy..i have been on them and do not want to stop because i will withdraw..I just want to know if anyone has had a healthy pregnancy while taking them? ## Your baby if born,will be addicted. Your baby,if it lives will go through hell as they will have withdrawls. Get help for your addiction if you love your baby. Don't have have a drug baby,they are never normal. ## Opana contains the active ingredient Oxymorphone and its safety during pregnancy has not been established. Have you consulted your doctor? In most cases, when a woman is pregnant, the preferred medication to use for severe pain, or addiction, is Methadone, since it has been found to be safe. Learn more: ## Ok, first of all not everything that has been said by you guys is true. I...
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Is Opana 10mg Stronger Than A Oxycodone 30mg
i have new pesription and my dr. wants me to try opana 10mg. is this drug stonger and how much stonger than my last drug oxycodone 30mg.. ## The Oxymorphone in Opana is stronger than Oxycodone, but you aren't on an equivalent dose, it would take 15mgs of it to equal each 30mg dose of the Oxycodone. Learn more Opana details here. So, in reality, it's twice as strong, but you may not get as much pain relief, since you aren't on an equivalent dosage. Are there any other questions or comments? ## I have severe Venous insufficiency,anxiety disorder,cirrhossis,osteoarthitis ,severe fractered leg, sixth cranial nerve palsey ,legs are black and necrotic,spleen very enlarged , anvanced hep c,plates left arm old injury , insomonia ,ptsd,inopperable dueto such low platleat count 35,000...
Updated 2 days ago.
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Generic Opana ER
Wanted to share with everyone how happy I am to have finally received the new generic Opana ER 20mg tablets from my pharmacy. I had found Opana to be very effective for my chronic pain and was very sad when they switched it over to the new formula as it wasn't nearly effective as the original octagon shaped tablets and caused stomach aches. These new generic ones seem to me to be as effective as the original formula had been. The tablets I received show to be made by Global Pharmaceuticals and are a small, round, green tablet with G73 imprinted on them. I'm happy to report that these are just like the original formula. Now I no longer have stomach aches from taking those plastic pills that Endo is selling. I sure do hope that these remain as they are, but I have read a couple ar...
Updated 4 days ago.
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a yellow round pill with H on one side and 122 on the other
What is this? I was told it was a 20mg "opana"? Some kind of pain pill..similar to oxycodone or oxycontin? Please help before I take it. It has a light yellow coating. Is it for pain? ## Hello, Julia! How are you? No, this tablet contains 0.5mgs of Ropinirole, which is used to treat the symptoms of Parkinson's Disease and RLS. Side effects may include nausea, dizziness, hallucinations and sudden daytime sleep attacks. So no, it will not do anything to alleviate pain. Is there anything else I can help with?
Updated 6 days ago.
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back pain doctors in east tennessee
I need to find a doctor who will prescribed me opanas and oxycodone for my back pain in or around Knoxville,Tennessee ## I need a doctor who will write pain meds for severe back pain in east TN ## Hello, Darin! How are you? I'm very sorry that you're in pain. However, there is no listing of doctors according to what they will or will not prescribe, or if they will or will not prescribe medications, that I can refer to for you. Due to the new regulations that were put in place last year, if you require such medications on a long-term ongoing basis for the treatment of chronic pain, you'll need to see a pain management specialist. Do you currently have a PCP that may be able to refer you to someone? These medications carry the risk of being habit forming and may cause side eff...
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diladid pill
I've been taking 8-12 mg of diladid a day fir servere pain n my back I've run out an I have opana 15 mg ERs so will it be ok to take one a day til I see my doctor ,as in it wont make me o.d. They are both strong meds so I'm thinking since I've built up a tolerance to the diladid that I will be able to take at east one pill a day to keep from being sick an in pain without it being too much ? Any thoughts ## Hello, Filly! How are you? You shouldn't make such a switch, without your doctor's approval. Each 8mg of Dilaudid is equal to 10.67mgs of the Opana. Both of these medications carry the risk of being habit forming and could cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, headache, dry mouth and constipation. And what could cause an OD depends on each individual p...
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doctors in nj who don t need mri
I live in New Jersey and I have been taking opana from my doctor in Colorado and just moved to nj, I need to get them refilled but don't have a doctor here and need one bad because I am running out, I also don't have an MRI so I don't know what to do because I had the surgery on my arm and am in a lot of pain. Can someone please send me the name of a doctor who will prescribe me opanas no questions asked no problems? I can't wait any longer. Please help me, thank you so much ## I need help finding a doctor who will prescribe me my morphine and oxycodone. I just moved to bernardsville and have been on pain management for a year and don't have anyone here to help me. I am desperate and just ran out of my script and need help bad. Please help. ## Hello, Alexander and Jo...
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Oxymorphone Hydrochloride
  • Injection: 1.5mg/ml, 1mg/ml
  • Suppository: 5mg
  • Tablet: 10mg, 5mg
  • Tablet, Extended Release: 10mg, 15mg, 20mg, 30mg, 40mg, 5mg, 7.5mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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