What is the best pain med for extended release?methadone or oxycontin?
- 11 Nov 2011 by jodyroc
- oxycontin, opiate withdrawal, pain, methadone, oxycodone
11 Nov 2011
Although it is long acting, methadone is not considered extended release like the oxycontin extended release formula. If you are looking for extended release I would go with the oxy or something like Avinza which is extended release morphine.
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