Remember this forum is for patient to patient support
in regard to pain management. Each individual has a personal set of circumstances which will guide the physician into making the best informed decision for them.
No one is to act a board expert.
Feel free to ask for or offer suggestions in regard to how to communicate with doctors. Which medication is best for a specific individual is a discussion to be had with qualified medical professionals.
Do not discuss specific conversion dosages from one medication to another example: currently taking dosage of 100 mg. Oxycontin and user wants to know how much mg. of methadone will be needed.
If you are addicted or need to stop using a drug, use the Addiction Recovery Board. Do not use this board to ask how to taper a dosage.
Antagonists/drug enhancer discussions are not allowed.
You may ask members what works best for them, but understand that what works for others does not mean it will work for you.
Ask your doctor or pharmacist how your medication should be taken.
Do not ask for or offer specific medication recommendations/dosage recommendations.
Discuss this with your doctor. Illegally Obtained/Illegal Drug Use
Do not post anythng about illegally used or illegally obtained drugs of any kind. This includes: inappropriate use of drugs, street drugs, prescription medications, or other illegal drug use discussion. If it is not a medically approved and legal use, and/or your own prescription do not discuss it. Online Pharmacies:
Discussion of online pharmacies to get prescription meds is not ever
allowed. Posting Doctor Information:
You may post the name of a doctor, and the city and state. Do not post the address, phone number or web site url.
Thank you for your cooperation.