tried just about every pain med available. I was tested with a rapid metabolism
Pain relief for fast metabolizer , My body process pain meds fast. No relief. Any ideas on what?
- 28 May 2013 by Mpoir
- 2 November 2013
Try either methadone or buprenorphine. You will not be able to process any of those too fast and they might work for you.
Mpoir-I also metabolize all medications quickly. This was discovered because I would express to my pain mgmt specialist that I thought the drugs were made poorly. It is true, as per my Doc, that different manufacturers make better pain drugs than others, but I did the "spit test" which was sent to a lab to find out how quickly my liver metabolized my pain meds. It came back that I metabolize drugs very quickly and thus need more meds than a person who metabolizes differently. Ask your doc about the "spit test". I don't know the proper name for the test but I am sure the info can be found on this site or by googling or asking your Doc. Good luck.
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