... 6am, then just now (8am) I took 30mg Percocet. I just want to know if this is an acceptable treatment/dose for extreme pain? Or will the methadone cancel out the oxy? Thank you!
14 May 2012
Regarding pain management... the methadone won't cancel out the oxycodone... is your pain from a recent accident or chronic, that is post six months of this pain? Acceptable treatment is when your pain management is managed satisfactorily! There are too too many variables including body weight, chronic vs. acute pain, sensitivity of the person to narcotics, etc. to indicate whether 30 mg of percocet and 10 mg of methadone are adequate to manage your pain. Based on your post it doesn't sound like it. The fact that your doctor is using methadone concerns me..as this med is in fact a lousy narcotic, and, as you know is used for addiction treatment. Ironic, they help heroin addicts by giving them another lesser narcotic... just not as dangerous. Well hope you are getting back to your physician, or a pain management center..that gets it... Gabriellex.
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
My dr wanted me to cease Percocet use & try Methadone to manage my severe back/neck pain. I am now experiencing horrible in my shoulders, elbows, ...
2 answers • 10 Jun 2011
... migraine headaches. taking 10mg every 4hrs and 40mg 8am and 8pin still is not maintaining the pain. It is getting so bad that it i had to go to ...
2 answers • 19 Aug 2011
I have reduced to (30mg) and pain is returning. Should I just stay with the methadone?
1 answer • 6 Nov 2011
I have been taking percocet and vicodin for quite some time now and I feel like I am constantly chasing the pain and taking too many pills. My doctor ...
7 answers • 8 Apr 2012
Hello..i have been on lortabs 5mg, 7mg & 10mg , percocets 10mg pretty much any kind of pain medication I could get.I have chronic kidney stones, ...
3 answers • 22 Oct 2012