Doctors Who Will Prescribe Pain Medication In Los Angeles, California

28 Replies Updated



Conversation Starter

struggling Says:


I need a dr that will prescribe heavy pain meds and Xanax in the Pasadena California area.



Showing Replies 1 - 20 of 28 RSS Feed


Page of 2    Next Page     Sorted By:
1
Verwon Says:

I'm sorry, but there is no directory of physicians according to what they will or will not prescribe that I can refer to for you. Additionally, due to the new directives set forth by the DEA last year, you'll need to see specialists to have such medications prescribed, so in your case, that would most likely be one doctor for pain management and a psychiatrist for the Xanax.

The FDA classifies Xanax as a benzodiazepine that's most commonly used to treat anxiety and nervous disorders. It carries the risk of being habit forming and could cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, headache and irritability.

Do you currently have a PCP that may be able to refer you to someone? If so, that might be the quickest and easiest way to find the help you need.

Can anyone recommend good doctors in that area?

REPLYSHAREREPORT
Was this helpful?     0     0  
2
always in pain Says:
via mobile

does anyone know of a doctor close to riverside california who will continue my pain medication that i've. been on for 3 yrs....my doctor passed away an now i cant get my medication

REPLYSHAREREPORT
Was this helpful?     0     2  
3
P450 Says:

Hi California Posters, I will correct something I was seen in California for 5 years (am a rare case and needed specialist who is the best and he is in California). Most PM specialists also utilize medications like Xanax in conjunction with opioids just like they used to use Valium to relax muscles. Further due to low dosing the increased anxiety is resultant from untreated pain. My physician did and this is recent.

California did just change regulations for out of state clients which is why I am looking.

Dr.F. Tennant in West Covinia, CA has come out of retirement and treats specialized intractable pain and to get in his program you must be legitimate. I went from Texas out there 5 years and still need the help but due to the new regulations many of us were released. He has a younger physician in his network Dr. Hy also up in that region try them thanks.

Peace out.

REPLYSHAREREPORT
Was this helpful?     0     0  
4
EDDY Says:

California isn't as hard as other States, particularly in the South to find the medications you seek. If you are from out of town that is a different story. Try little California towns on the border!

REPLYSHAREREPORT
Was this helpful?     1     0  
5
P450 Says:

Eddy I am a rare case so saw Dr. F. Tennant for five years for 10 years prior my specialist in Houston who died unexpectedly--the new regulations greatly chance the ability for out of state thanks for your in put..

REPLYSHAREREPORT
Was this helpful?     0     0  
6
EDDY Says:

I like your approach although it sounds expensive. I try not to tell others as Verwon does that for Pain Meds you need to see one specialist and for Xanax you need to see a Psychiatrist. That is just not true for all states. In fact my Xanax PCP also prescribed Norco when I was hit by a Semi. I didn't take that much of it so I have some spares, but am dependent on Xanax, don't take a lot but have a good amount. I don't want some people who need medicine to not attempt to see their PCP or give up!

REPLYSHAREREPORT
Was this helpful?     0     0  
7
P450 Says:

Eddy well put if you read some more of my posts on the other areas you will learn more about me I saw the famous Dr. F. Tennant the past 5 years due to my Central Pain Syndrome I can die literally from pain. Now due to out of state patients not being allowed high level opioids which I need due to my P450 I am searching help immediately anywhere in the U.S. but Texas or Louisiana is closest--I must have brand patch and only one generic oxy sln. due to allergies and P450.

REPLYSHAREREPORT
Was this helpful?     0     0  
8
john Says:
via mobile

Please do not throw out DEA directives unless your a doctor or pharmacist. There are general practice doctors that prescribe xanax and piano meds. No need to scare or shamed those in need

REPLYSHAREREPORT
Was this helpful?     0     1  

9
Jen Nicole Says:
via mobile

What little border towns? Any ideas? Or names of the places??? I'm tired of the doctor treating me like a weirdo when I tell him I'm suffering from pain because I have had 4 surgeries in 1 year

REPLYSHAREREPORT
Was this helpful?     0     0  
10
EDDY Says:

At the end of California, near the River where Arizona, California and Nevada meet!

REPLYSHAREREPORT
Was this helpful?     0     0  
11
cindy k Says:

hey did you ever find a place?

REPLYSHAREREPORT
Was this helpful?     0     0  
12
Olivia Says:

I live in Micbigan. My doctor prescribes me Oxycontin for severe chronic pain with Dilaudid for breakthrough pain and Xanax for a different form of pain and assistance with sleep. The group he practices with is trying to set a limit on the number of milligrams a PCP can prescribe because of CDC/FDA/DEA stuff. The fact is, nothing that has been put out by these agencies is law or regulation; they are "suggested guidelines." And they try to send doctors into a panic about their prescribing by publishing the names of what is literally a handful of doctors who've been prosecuted and lost their license for gross overprescribing--which is actually a relatively infrequent occurance. The point he makes with his colleagues is that, one, he has some patients whose pain is not controlled by the level of medication they want to make the top dose and, two, a patient who has been taking these medications for years at the same dose with no increases is both responsible and also can't just have the dose slashed because of physician cowardice and government interference. Also, such "suggested guidelines" don't take individual needs into account. We decided to try a pain clinic (my third try). The "pain" doctor, by his own admission, knew virtually nothing about fibromyalgia, couldn't answer my basic questions about the disease, left the 20 minute appointment three times to attend another meeting (after making me wait 2 1/2 hours past my appt. time) and kept his eyes closed during most of the appt. He asked me no questions, suggested no solutions--basically, did nothing. Then he charged me $300. My other two pain clinic experiences were equally horrific. One doc said he couldn't find my records and couldn't help me--this was immediately after walking into the examining room and not talking to me or examining me. (The records were at the front desk--I picked them up on my way out of the office.) I also saw the head of another pain clinic and didn't have a good feeling about her. WHen I asked her opinion about fibromyalgia, she said, "Some people just like attention." These three clinics were in three different states. Pain clinics are not the answer. Prescribing needs to be done by a doctor who knows you and your whole health picture, and who has built a trusting relationship with you based on KNOWING you. I'm glad if some have had a good pain clinic experience but I'll never darken the doors of another one. My PCP apologized profusely for letting me go through such a devastating experience again (he knew about my prior clinic experiences) and promised he'd never make me do it again. We will continue to work at controlling my pain with the least medication I can possibly take.

REPLYSHAREREPORT
Was this helpful?     4     1  
13
Jjagger Says:
via mobile

Still looking? Orange county I used to get 90 2 mg xanax bars a month prescribed, in Santa Ana

REPLYSHAREREPORT
Was this helpful?     1     0  
14
Roxy Girl Blue Says:
via mobile

Hi... I'm looking for a dr that will prescribe Norco 10 in the San Pedro, CA area. I have acute ostio and rh arthritis. Please help me...

REPLYSHAREREPORT
Was this helpful?     0     0  
15
rsder Says:

It isnt about these non-existent 120 mg per day lies. Its the Lobbyists for Insurance and other medical type in Government who have no idea what Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (or what you have). The furor makes it so that Doctors are rightfully worried their insurance to Practice Medicine will go up even more, different states and specialties different prices. I've been a "pain patient" since 1968, when Reagan became President it was nearly impossible to get medication until things calmed down. Unfortunately Pres will Bush then Obama hear these words like addict or other prompt words from Lobbyists looking to make their drug #1 the Lyrica was fast tracked and is slightly different from another medication, if you get a little sleepy maybe you feel better, Fibro and Neuropathies many other maladies allow little or no sleep. I feel if I put a name of a prescriber, he will be triple booked so fast that the people in the most pain dont always get them, I find it hard to believe but a very honest person told me she is offered $25 for Morphine and has kids that she can barely afford to feed after losing her husband oversees, things like this should never happen and it is addictive behavior that keeps us from getting the meds we need. though my meds are more important than money I outlived my wife and my daughter is grown up. There is no right, sometimes all I can do is beg you to take your meds as prescribed. Good Luck.

REPLYSHAREREPORT
Was this helpful?     0     1  
16
marcos Says:

Doctors in California,

I don't live in California. One is near Downtown Covina I think or maybe its West but lots need it and take a bus a few hours once a month or if you only want Xanax and Norco maybe each 90 days. Another is in San Jose I think. I have to beg some of the Doctors (Im on SS too). I don't know if anyone will want a Doc if you need what they call in California a "Triplicate" like Oxycodone (That's Percocet or OxyContin). You must get it monthly. I get nothing out of this. I'm too poor to get to California but know more Doctors than one in Calif.

Please tell me what your diagnosis is because you must bring it from your Doctor to the pain management Doctors, and I know more than one, I wish I lived in Calif. Are you able to get any pain meds in the State you're in? (I hope Calif only because different states have different laws on what they pay for.) I wish I didn't have to help anyone in pain out. I'll call a Doctor nearest or best for you and beg them to take you. The strength of Codeine #4 and Soma (Carisoprodol) double each other and aren't good. Soma is very potent in that way. I was a Nurse and only help because its in my oath to help. I do not want to make you a drug addict if I can help you. Drug dependent means you neither sell or give even one away, so you may not want my help. Good Luck. God Bless You.

REPLYSHAREREPORT
Was this helpful?     1     1  
17
Roxy Girl Blue Says:
via mobile

I have RH in my right thumb and the middle joints of my middle and ring fingers. I have RH in my left pinky and index finger. I also have RH in both knees. I have ostio in both elbow, both wrists and right hip side. I also have plenty of other issues that relate to my pain problems. I'm happy to give you my personal info if we can figure a private way to do it.

Looking forward to ur response...

REPLYSHAREREPORT
Was this helpful?     0     0  
18
Vinny Says:
via mobile

Hahaha. Forget it. They no longer ridk their license or jail time for those who don't want to get help to cope with life. Medications aren't the way out. Try loving life and seek.out help for your mental condition.

REPLYSHAREREPORT
Was this helpful?     0     1  
19
Clark Says:

I'm in the same position and am looking for a doctor to help me out as far as pain medication goes. I moved to California recently from Louisiana, I have an amputated finger and nerve damage in my other hand. I have my MRI results and paperwork from when I was prescribed to oxycodone 15mg in texas. I can't find a doctor willing to prescribe me anything strong enough to help with my chronic nerve damage pain. Its unbearable pain and I cant find the right doctor that will help. Please help.

REPLYSHAREREPORT
Was this helpful?     0     0  
20
Jesse Says:
via mobile

I have chronic arthritis and I need a knee replacement, that's already been paid for. I just need a permanent address to get my operation done and I need a doctor (in los angeles, ca 90018) that will prescribe me some Norco. Thank you. Please help.

REPLYSHAREREPORT
Was this helpful?     0     0  


Viewing page 1 of 2     Reply

Next Page >


More Discussions:

Doctors who will prescribe pain medication in rhode island
I am looking for an MD or Pain clinic that will prescribe pain medication in Rhode Island. I have 4 herniated discs, ner... 254 replies
Doctors Who Will Prescribe Pain Medication In Huntsville Al
My pain management doc got investigated and now hes closed his practice down. I was getting 30mg oxycodone 5 times a day... 218 replies
Doctors Who Will Prescribe Pain Medication Portland Oregon
suffering from cronic headaches and neck pain due to a variety of events ## looking for a new dr. who will be willing to... 217 replies
doctors who will prescribe pain medication nj
I was in a car accident and had a head injury and my migraines started. They have been on and off all my life and starte... 119 replies
doctors who will prescribe pain medications in FLORIDA along the East Coast
I have "Idiopathic Small Fiber Peripheral Neuropathy" and have been fighting this HORRIFFIC PAIN since Jan 24,20... 96 replies
Doctors who will prescribe pain medication richmond va
I am looking for a compassionate doctor in the Richmond VA area who will prescribe pain medication. ## HI, BlueBell! How... 82 replies
doctors who will prescribe pain medication
I have chronic disc, bone, nerve damage have many other nerve, bone and tendon damage. Had injections, surgery and nothi... 53 replies
doctors who will prescribe pain medication richmond virginia really for fibromyliga and other
I Have one of the worst severest cases of fibromyligia and something else going on but ii have quacks I have been dealui... 35 replies
doctors who will prescribe pain medication in Philadelphia
I have chronic pain need a new doctor who will write my prescriptions . ## Hello, Alfred! How are you? I'm sorry tha... 33 replies
doctors who will prescribe pain medication between Shreveport and Lafayette, Louisiana
My husband and I are looking for a new pain management doctor, because the one we go to in Lake Charles, LA seems intent... 30 replies


Post a Reply

No registration needed.
Simply fill out the form below.

 *

 *


 Optional, stays hidden.
Get notified when a reply is posted here.




4) Text Verification: *
Prevents SPAM.

Click here to show the question



This form will be submitted securely


TRUSTe

Discussion Thread Guidelines: Any participation in the discussion threads signifies your agreement with the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. (1) Act civilized and be respectful towards others. No profanity, vulgarity or lewd / suggestive content is allowed. (2) Posts encouraging, facilitating, or seeking advice about the abuse of medications or other substances are prohibited. (3) Personal contact information (such as telephone numbers, email addresses, etc) is not allowed to appear on our discussion threads. (4) We do not allow our forums to be used for buying, selling, trading, or for the promotion of a product or service. (5) Posting external links to other web sites is not allowed without our prior approval. (6) We reserve the right to edit or remove content which we find objectionable to the community at our sole discretion.


Note: All times displayed are GMT - 7.

This information has been independently compiled and is for informational purposes only. It is not intended to be a substitute for medical advice from a qualified healthcare professional; nor is it intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. For more details please see the Medical Disclaimer. This page was last updated on 23 June 2018.

We are committed to your privacy.

Copyright © 2005-2019 All Rights Reserved. MedsChat® is a registered trademark of Limelight Innovations L.L.C. 9888 W Belleview Ave #5000, Denver, CO, 80123, USA