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Old 10-11-2011, 09:09 PM   #1
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Doctor 2morrow! HELP!

Hello all, I have an appointmnt 2morrow and I'm scared. I take Oxycontin 40mg but I can't afford them. My question is does anyone know of an extended release alternative besides the ms contin that is affordable?? Thanx! God Bless all who suffer I pray in Jesus" name!

 
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Re: Doctor 2morrow! HELP!

There are many different alternative long acting pain medication options available , just talk to your doctor and explain that you can't afford the copay for the Oxycontin. I'm sure that he will work with you to find another option for a long acting medication.

 
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