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Old 05-12-2008, 02:31 PM   #1
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Med comparison

Has anyone tried dilaudid? And how would you compare, say 15mg dilaudid to a percocet or oxycontin dose? Similar effects?

 
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Old 05-12-2008, 04:14 PM   #2
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Re: Med comparison

Knowing what kind of pain you are trying to relieve would be a big help. Trying to simply just compare one opioid to another w/o reference to the therapy is kinda useless.

What are you taking now?

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Old 05-12-2008, 07:06 PM   #3
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Re: Med comparison

diluadid is a short acting pain med so oxycontin is much longer lasting. dilaudid is stronger than percocet although I only had dilaudid in a iv after my fusion surgery. I now take percocet for my bt med along with oxycontin, which has worked great for my pain...Sorry I dont know mg. comparison to each med. Good luck ,

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