My doctor says that it it is addicticitive,and he does not not like to like to prescipe it to to me for that that reason.
Demerol is an Opioid. All Opioids are addictive. Pretty simple. Most doctors don't like prescribing Opioids due to the FDA as well as the potential for addiction. It is not however addictive if you follow your doctors instructions, and don't take more than is recommended. If your still in pain, then you simply make an appointment with your doc to have the dosage increased.
Hope that this is of some help!
- Demerol Information for Consumers
- Demerol Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Demerol (detailed)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
Posted 22 Jul 2009 • 1 answer
Posted 14 Jun 2010 • 4 answers
Posted 8 Aug 2010 • 2 answers
Posted 21 May 2011 • 4 answers
Posted 24 Feb 2013 • 2 answers