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Should a patients weight determine dosage amounts of pain medications?

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kaismama 12 Jun 2014

Definately not if you're an adult. How you react to the medication is what determines dose and they always start out with a low dose and work up. God if weight determined it I'd still be in a coma, I am so sensitive to opiods.

cogmtnman 13 Jun 2014

Thank you for your words... I am grateful!

DzooBaby 12 Jun 2014

Not in adults.

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