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Old 05-10-2004, 07:14 PM   #1
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Oxycodone w/d's and stomach problems

I have been taking small doses of oxycodone almost everyday for the past year. I only take 5 to 10 mgs per day. My last Rx just ran out and I need to quit, but I am having constant diarrhea. I took my last pill yesterday and the stomach trouble stated the next day. I have been taking Immodium with no success. I am on the verge of placing an internet order for a new Rx. I cannot work if I have to be in the restroom all day! What can I do besides restart the drugs?

 
Old 05-10-2004, 07:21 PM   #2
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Re: Oxycodone w/d's and stomach problems

keep going and dealing with it just ordering more will prolong the w/d,s keep taking the imodium drink lots of fluid and fight it . If you dont you will keep getting more and more and taking higher doses and it never ends it is impossible and you will have to face w/d,s of some kind some time or another your decision on doing it now or later and later it will be worse..
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Old 05-10-2004, 07:30 PM   #3
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Re: Oxycodone w/d's and stomach problems

YES~ Stop now,,,,,,,,!!!! You will get over this 'bug' in the next 24 hrs. just keep taking the immodium,,,,,,,,sometimes you HAVE to take more than 2 at a time AND MORE than 4 a day! Please keep taking it and get off Oxycodone now,,,,while it's NOT BAD

 
Old 05-11-2004, 08:08 AM   #4
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Re: Oxycodone w/d's and stomach problems

Getting the runs is a sign that your body has become dependant on the Oxy and is going through withdrawls. Beleive me, I know, I've been through it about a hundred times. It takes about seven days or so for all withdrawl symptoms to dissapate, but the first two to three days are a real downer. I sympathize......hang in there.

 
Old 05-11-2004, 08:41 AM   #5
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Re: Oxycodone w/d's and stomach problems

Hang in there! Don't order more more. Just wait it out..there is a light at the end of the tunnel I can assure you. Can you take a couple days off of work?? Everyday responsibilitys can make this seem impossible, but it can be done. Stay strong!!
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Old 05-11-2004, 11:09 AM   #6
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Re: Oxycodone w/d's and stomach problems

Deal with the crapper. The oxys will multiply and soon you won't have a job, family, car, house, or soul. Get off the oxys....NOW. Thank god your doses were low.

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