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  1. Tarlov cysts
    ... I've been on everything from the Patch,morphine, methadone , neurontin, etc. I currently only take Vicodin 3x...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Morphine Neurontin Vicodin Xanax

  2. severe pain in legs and back
    ... back. I am supposed to take 1-2 Vicodin and 40mg of Methadone 4 times a day (most days I only take half of that...
    ... back. I am supposed to take 1-2 Vicodin and 40mg of Methadone 4 times a day (most days I only take half of that...
    ... back. I am supposed to take 1-2 Vicodin and 40mg of Methadone 4 times a day (most days I only take half of that...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Vicodin

  3. Still terrible pain 7 years after surgery
    ... back. I am supposed to take 1-2 Vicodin and 40mg of Methadone 4 times a day (most days I only take half of that...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Vicodin

  4. Had spinal cord stimulator trial yesterday...have questions!
    ... laminectomies and have been managing the pain with methadone and morphine for years. I was 16 when the pain started...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Morphine

  5. Desperate for advice
    ... Oxycontin, spinal injections and am currently on methadone . That is about as strong as you can get. If you...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Morphine Oxycontin Percocet Soma Vicodin

  6. Is there anything I can take???
    ... and detoxed from oxycontin (about 4 years ago) and methadone (5 weeks ago). I am currently taking motrin, tylenol...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Motrin Oxycontin Tylenol aleve

  7. Anyone have Degenerative Disc Disease?
    ... dilaudid! I take that for breakthru 4x a day and 10mg of methadone 4x a day and I'm still in pain. I live for the TENS...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lidoderm dilaudid

  8. Monty44 & Others - More Thoracic Pain
    ... and so even before surgery I was taking 120 mg. of methadone daily plus 15 mg. of oxycodone every 6 hours from ... breakthrough pain. I've been on the same amount of methadone since surgery but the oxycodone has been upped to...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Oxycodone

  9. My Valentine Present
    ... if I can't come down on it, we will be switching to methadone . He just does not like to leave his patients on oxycontin...
    ... have been talking about switching me at some point to methadone if we are unable to reduce my meds in the next couple...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Oxycontin Percocet Tylenol Vicodin

  10. Pepper...
    ... his patients on oxycontin and often switches them to methadone . I am scared that he might change me and what if...
    ... control your pain well. I have heard good things about methadone . In fact, my MIL's best friend has just recently ... been prescribed methadone for minor back pain, due to her problematic feet....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Oxycontin

  11. Is this true?
    ... said that your on very strong pain meds, I was on Methadone and Vicodin prior to my surgery so I'm very familiar...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Vicodin

  12. I am new here deg disc and spinal stenosis
    ... TOLD THE NURSE ALOT OF WHAT WAS HAPPENING AND HOW THE METHADONE GAVE ME GREAT RELIEF FOR QUITE A LONG TIME..SHE SEEMS ... TO THINK WITH THE PROPER ADJUSTMENT TO THE METHADONE AND A GOOD MEDICATION FOR THE NERVOUS I SHOULD FEEL...

  13. Cymbalta
    ... agreed to take over my meds and he told me to research methadone and will probably be switching me over to it in February...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Oxycontin Percocet Cymbalta

  14. Good News
    ... would be here for me and if need be he would put me on Methadone long term. That has been such a relief to have earned...

  15. unbearable lower back pain after fall down a flight of stairs
    ... day stays in the hospital. I have tried oxycotin, Methadone , morphine and morphine patch. Can't take them. I...
    ... oxycotin because it is addictive. He keeps trying to push methadone and suboxone(which almost killed me). Just about anything...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Morphine Norco suboxone

  16. hurting
    ... actually in until I was off the meds! For years I was on methadone later added the non generic Vicodin (my body does...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Vicodin

  17. dilaudid for severe pain-anyone (failed ARTIFICIAL DISC REPLACEMENT)
    ... 4mg. Also just an FYI but not positive I think that Methadone is an inexpensive medication and can be used for LA...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Oxycontin dilaudid

  18. scar tissue from back surgery
    ... comes out with something new. I am currently taking Methadone 40mg twice a day, Cymblata for depression and nerve...
    ... back. I am supposed to take 1-2 Vicodin and 40mg of Methadone 4 times a day (most days I only take half of that...
    ... thru a series of 3 injections.. I am curious how the methadone is working for people. Anyways, it is good to have...
    ... to prescribe pain meds so primary finally gave me methadone , it made me so sick and I was on a low dose! I felt ... out again. I was also aware of my pain. Beware that methadone is used for heroin addicts so when I went to a nuerologist ... is in my record now the person who prescribed the methadone won't prescribe anything else so I am just left to...
    ... Hey Brett, The Methadone helps me quite a bit, but I still can't be totally ... pain free. If I take a Vicodin HP and 3 Methadone , my pain drops to maybe a 3-4 on a 0-10 scale. However ... , if I take 4 Methadone at once, as prescribed, I start to vomit. We all know...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Feldene Vicodin

  19. I am in trouble - who can suggest anything...
    ... having issues with your pain. I am allergic to vicodin, methadone , and codeine, my doc had a hard time prescribing pain...
    ... WITH YOU SIS, I AM ALLERGIC TO CODIENE, VICODIN, AND METHADONE OH AND ALSO DILAUDID. I HAVE BEEN ON EVERY DRUG UNDER...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Codeine Demerol Morphine Motrin Norco Oxycontin Vicodin Aspirin Coumadin Percocet Tylenol dilaudid

  20. 2nd Opinion today on Failed Back Syndrome
    ... PM doc and took me off the OxyContin and put me on Methadone . Supposedly the methadone is better for nerve pain...
    ... keep ourselves as "up" as we can. I have been on methadone and agree that it is a very good med for nerve pain ... relief. I hope he started you on a very low dosage.... methadone can make you very groggy until your body gets used...
    ... Thanks for your kind words everyone. As far as the methadone , I am starting with 5 mg twice a day and in 10 days...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Oxycontin Morphine

  21. How has your employer responded to your back problems?
    ... surgeries back to back. My PM wants to put me on Methadone and has recommended disability. With such conflicting...

  22. Has Anyone Read: Healing Back Pain or The Mind Body Prescription by Dr. Sarno?
    ... hi:) , i like your response.lol, anyway, the methadone has worked best for me. i have tried many different...
    ... addition, my pain management doctor wants to put me on Methadone and told me there is always disability...UUUGH...why...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cymbalta

  23. Desparetly Seeking Advice Post PILF 6 months
    ... they only help minimally...he offered to prescribe me Methadone which only makes me more upset as I don't want to...
    ... resort? Best of luck! What I have heard about methadone is that it is very good for pain plus you don't get...
    ... Jack, I've heard (from those on these boards) that Methadone is a great option for pain, however, I want to do...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Fentanyl botox Vicodin

  24. Shawley
    ... back pain sufferer for many-many years. PK, PM, PT, methadone , 2 fusion surgeries - nothing worked on her. She got...

  25. Gabapentin for sciatic pain?
    ... So I guess that is in 3000 mg's a day. I also take methadone , blood pressure med, depression med and dilaudid for...
    Medications also discussed in this post: dilaudid gabapentin

  26. Pepper Update & Nerve Block Question
    ... physician(who was worried about the high dosage of methadone I needed) & the Pain Specialist has had me do several ... car acc.& I've been on aLOT of pain meds-including Methadone with Neurontin & Robaxin combo.I had another car acc...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Neurontin Robaxin

  27. Does Mri Confirm Severe Pain?
    ... than class 3 drugs. I was hospitalized twice from Methadone and Oxycotin. I was prescribed 180mg /day of oxy...
    ... using the meds for pain. That was after they tried Methadone and Suboxone (Subutex) to take me off Norco. Now does...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ativan Vicodin Norco Tylenol dilaudid suboxone

  28. Need Help Regarding Meds. change
    ... Have for over 4 years or more. I was moved over to Methadone and twice to Oxycotin. All three times wound up in...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Acetaminophen Norco lyrica

  29. Breathing problems with back problems ?
    ... concluded it was in part due to the oxycotin or the methadone that I was on. I only tried it for 1 1/2 days each...

  30. Leg Pain and swelling
    ... this just happend when my new PP decided to up my Methadone . I was only taking one 500 mg of Vicadone and two...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Topamax Vicodin

  31. Newbie to board - Morphine tolorance
    ... many different pain meds over the years (oxycontin, Methadone ,lorcet,ect) and I would like to know if anyone else ... there dosage rather quickly. I know with oxycontin and methadone I was able to stay on a peticular dose for a year ... themselves with it) and doctor doesnt want to give out methadone anymore because of the JAMA alert that patients on...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Morphine Oxycontin

  32. Second Fusion
    ... lose my pain mgmt dr that did my kadian morphine and methadone pain pills because of being on ss disability for so...
    ... anymore since I have been off the Kadian morphine and methadone . In the meantime yesterday my pain mgmt Dr gave me...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lortab Morphine

  33. Medication induced Constipation
    ... would greatly appreciate. Kelly I've been on Methadone for almost a year and have had to Vicodin to my regimen...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Vicodin

  34. Hardware removal appointment today
    ... Norco 10/350 5/day, flexeril, & Ativan. They used Methadone and Subutex and Suboxone. I can't use strong Opiate...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ativan Flexeril Norco suboxone

  35. Having really bad day ............
    ... not have a problem getting off of them. I take my Methadone as needed and once left home to take care of my mother ... her at home for two and a half months and left the Methadone at home and didn't have a problem. Of course my doctor ... have refussed anything stronger than the dosage of Methadone and Vicodin I presently on which when taken together...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Vicodin

  36. spondo spinal fusion
    ... neurostimulator and have been on kadian morphine and methadone with a pain mgmt dr for approx 5 yrs, previously had ... had a major fall after weaning off the morphine and methadone 3 mos ago thinking this process to see a surgeon would...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lortab Morphine

  37. Lower Back Pain (what is causing it?)
    ... suggested none of these, her suggestions were, morphine, methadone and stuff that was even stronger and yes I had my ... had to quit and I reffused any drug stonger than the Methadone . Point is, we do have choices and options, go on-line...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Morphine

  38. 5wks post op bilevel post 360 fusion with instrumentation
    ... being tolerant to a lot of the narcs. I have been on methadone for 2yrs to control the fibro pain. I take klonopin...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Klonopin Oxycodone Percocet

  39. advice for hubby
    ... treated with long acting medications such as Morphine, Methadone (usually a last resort) Fentanyl or Oxycontin. There...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Fentanyl Morphine Oxycontin Percocet Vicodin lidoderm

  40. what age is too young for surgery?
    ... really dont like taking them. They had me on 120 15mg methadone a mon, 120 15mg oxycodone a month and 90 375mg soma...
    ... really dont like taking them. They had me on 120 15mg methadone a mon, 120 15mg oxycodone a month and 90 375mg soma...
    ... really dont like taking them. They had me on 120 15mg methadone a mon, 120 15mg oxycodone a month and 90 375mg soma...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Oxycodone Soma Duragesic Fentanyl Neurontin

  41. Ortho appointment today
    ... from 1 year post op). We tried to switch me over to methadone , and it made me very , very tired, which does not...

  42. Yep! Some More SpinalCord Stim Question's
    ... it was my last hope period, only it wasn't. I'm on methadone and baclofen and cymbalta for the pain now and have...
    Medications also discussed in this post: BACLOFEN Cymbalta

  43. Will Pain Every Go Away
    ... the sun, also i am allergic to codiene, vicodin, and methadone . i was on dilaudid and darvocet and it worked intially...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Demerol Vicodin dilaudid

  44. What can help control this Pain?
    ... tried me on various pain meds from motrin, darvocet, methadone , and dilaudid which was increase from 2mg to 4mg and...
    ... tried me on various pain meds from motrin, darvocet, methadone , and dilaudid which was increase from 2mg to 4mg and...
    ... tried me on various pain meds from motrin, darvocet, methadone , and dilaudid which was increase from 2mg to 4mg and...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Motrin dilaudid Neurontin

  45. methadone/oxycontin/soma
    ... and a messed up jaw). But i had a bad effect on the methadone ( I felt like i could be wreckless and not get hurt ... on it). so I asked the dr to stop the methadone after 4 mons. so he got mad and quit rxing me all ... of it. he started me off on 120 methadone and 120 oxycontin and 90 somas a month then stopped ... it cause I didnt went the methadone ....Isn't that a little weird? I got real sick after...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Oxycontin Soma

  46. Results from Dr. visit wednesday
    ... why at the last visit with the surgeon, he mentioned methadone . Huh.. didn't think of that before now. Either way...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Neurontin Ultracet Ultram Vicodin lyrica

  47. Need some suggestions on where to turn next
    ... nothing is working for me so he wrote a scrip for methadone . I left in tears-anybody else taking this? What am...
    ... Carol, my surgeon also threw out the idea of methadone as well when I was just in to see him. He saw my ... s aware of this, so why he would throw out trying Methadone .. was shocking to hear. He said it's not as bad as ... if things don't get better. Well, if you try the methadone .. I would be interested in hearing how it works for...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Vicodin Cymbalta

  48. Hey Tammy! are you out there?
    ... annoying then anything. He mentioned perscribing to me METHADONE ! My eyeballs about popped out of my head when he ... vicoden at one time, and I can...and he's talking Methadone ?? After the shocking look on my face, he then said...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Neurontin Vicodin Cymbalta lyrica

  49. 5 Months Out Of Surgery!! Pain Again?
    ... most of those make me very sick. The doc mentioned methadone and I was shocked he would even throw that up as a...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Vicodin Cymbalta lyrica

  50. UPDATE - Good and Unknowns
    ... more prominent. He suggested possibly trying me on methadone . I can't take percocets, ultram, ultracet, oxy.. ... even trying this right now. And the idea of trying Methadone .. does not thrill me at all. He said if things...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Neurontin Percocet Ultracet Ultram Cymbalta lyrica

  51. new pain
    ... almost every drug available. Currently I am on 10 mg of methadone 3 x a day. I've been as high as 30 mg 3 x a day. I ... area. It hurts so bad that I had to go back on the methadone to get some relief. This started bothering me about...
    ... on meds for anixity besides back on a low dose of methadone . I take like 15 pills before bedtime and to be honest...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Topamax

  52. Degenerative JOINT disease VS degenerative DISK disease
    ... Oxycontin (many doctors refuse to prescribe this), Methadone , Fentanyl, and a few others which the names escape...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Fentanyl Morphine Oxycontin Vicodin

  53. Attn: wigout(got a question?)
    ... oxicontin. How long were you on oxicontin? I have been on methadone for 4 years.(for back pain) And I am not looking forward ... for pain. The kicker is that they acually prescribe methadone to people sometimes to get off other narcotics. Where...

  54. Visit to Pain Mgmt. Dr....
    ... stronger medications like Oxycontin, Morphine and Methadone . In fact Methadone is one of the most difficult medications ... nausea meds I was vomiting regularly. I can't take Methadone because it makes me too drowsy and Oxy tears up my...
    ... will not prescribe it at all, he prefers Morphine or Methadone . Each doctor is different. I think it is essential...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Fentanyl Morphine Oxycontin Percocet Ultram Vicodin Oxycodone lidoderm

  55. Methadone?
    ... cornburner! I can tell you that I was recently on Methadone and had good results but the side effects were worse ... exception rather than the rule. They took me off the Methadone and put me on Morphine Sulfate. I had to drop one...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Morphine lyrica

  56. Lyrica
    ... on lasix which didn't help. The new PM dr put me on Methadone and I had been to another web site and read the side ... effect. My primary dr said that it was probably the Methadone so I told the PM dr and they put me on Morphine. The ... there, though not near as bad as it was when on the Methadone . It makes sense that it could be from the Lyrica because...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lasix Morphine lyrica

  57. Sacroiliac Joint Troubles
    ... point injections, massage, etc. I've also been on Methadone for five years. Any help with understanding this...

  58. how much meds should I be taking
    ... acting medication like Morphine, Fentanyl, Oxycontin or Methadone . Individuals who suffer chronic pain like you find...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Fentanyl Morphine Oxycontin Tylenol

  59. Degenerative Disc Disease
    ... hate taking all the pills. As of right now, I am on methadone for the bad pain, tramadol for breakthrough pain,...
    ... hate taking all the pills. As of right now, I am on methadone for the bad pain, tramadol for breakthrough pain,...
    ... think I am hurting to bad. She has me on 2.5 mgs of methadone twice a day with Ultram 50 mgs...as needed for breakthrough...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Neurontin Tramadol Zanaflex Celexa Morphine Ultram

  60. Coccyx pain and more
    ... happy camper. I was on morphine, methadose, oxycontin, methadone for years and I been off these opieds for over a year...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Morphine Oxycontin lyrica

  61. how long for pain meds (3 weeks post op)
    ... Lorie Hey Lorie, is Dilaudid the samr as methadone ? Cause I take Methadone and then oxycodone for break ... Just wondering. I knew there is a generic name for methadone . babyboomer6...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ambien Oxycodone Oxycontin dilaudid

  62. Methadose side effect - HELP!
    ... all those are listed side effects of methadone . you may get used to the med and stop having side...
    ... what I found out. Methadose is basically the same as methadone with different binder all with the exception that ... was made with the intent to be INJECTABLE. Regular methadone which alot of pharmacist don't realize the differance...

  63. What did I do wrong?
    ... long acting medication like Oxycontin, Morphine or Methadone and then a break through medication such as vicodin...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Morphine Oxycodone Oxycontin Percocet Tylenol Vicodin

  64. After years of back pain--surgery--is it too late??
    ... pain specialist the past three years. He put me on methadone and increased it to 60 mlgs. And thus, that is what...

  65. Meds Question
    ... and was able to enjoy yourself. Right now I'm on methadone and a few other meds,methadone is pretty good for...
    ... and was able to enjoy yourself. Right now I'm on methadone and a few other meds,methadone is pretty good for ... as well as the back and bottom of my feet. I was on Methadone , Methadose, Morphine, Oxycontin and Vicodine during...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lyrica Morphine Oxycontin Vicodin

  66. 2 level fusion a success....I think.
    ... scare those who are gonna have one...I had been on methadone for over a year and had a cross tolerance) My entire ... the point I almost had no pain (but I was still on methadone ). They were able to lower my meds from 3 to 2 a day ... surgeries and pain. That I will never get off this methadone . Not to mention that my neck/arms have been hurting...

  67. Epidural - Should it be done?
    ... still no hope for a cure, the only thing that helps is Methadone , it does not stop the pain it just makes me not care...

  68. Another question about meds
    ... There is a 4000mg daily limit. There are drugs in the methadone and oxycontins that are extremely affordable and are...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Oxycontin Vicodin

  69. Need Advice for dealing with doctors
    ... start when I go to bed. ( I take 5 pills at 5, and two methadone at 8:00pm. After a while they seem like a normal...

  70. New Rx-methadone I've never used this before.
    ... want to up the dilaudid anymore, so she put me on methadone 10mg twice a day with the dilaudid for break through ... questions are: 1. Has anyone had any problems with the methadone ? Any side-effects I should be worried about? I am ... hallucinations) and they said to watch for that with the methadone . Has anyone had any side-effects? 2. My doctor ... normally take dilaudid every 6 hours? If I take the methadone at 6pm when can I take a dose of dilaudid? I'm...
    ... I had taken methadone for a few years and the only problem I was getting...
    ... I had been on 10 mgm of methadone 3 times a day for 4 months, Ashley. I started titrating...
    ... Hi Ashley and Amy too: Starting On Methadone at 20 mg a day is pretty common. Most doctors will ... allergic to codeine, I don't think you need to worry, as Methadone is a stynthetic med and codeine is a natural opiate ... very much, especially when you get established on the Methadone . It takes about five days to get fully up to speed ... think you'll find you have very good coverage with the Methadone and not need the BT much. Sorry this is kind of...
    ... everyone else. Last night I took my first dose of methadone , and throughout the night I had a hard time sleeping...
    ... Thousands if not millions of people have been helped with methadone . What I have learned from experience that I want...
    ... to call in sick. I never had any problems with the Methadone , like you have described. Sometimes, people can get...
    ... Hi, Ashley. I was once on Methadone and it is really a very good drug. I would say that...
    ... Bitcwin, when taking methadone as well as other strong meds you don't realize that...
    ... Hi, It takes a while for Methadone to kick in, for me it was at the end of the second ... it pays to plan ahead. Oh, sorry, had to add this, Methadone is a drug used in helping Heroin addicts get clean...
    ... mentioned in many of the other posts on this thread methadone can work very well for many people. I made the decision ... told by my PM and have read in much literature that methadone can stay in one's system for up to 5 weeks after total...
    ... I'm at 180 mg per day and Methadone affects everyone a little differntly. It sounds like...
    ... pretty bad knowing the Vicodin didn't work, and the methadone couldn't be increased. It left me pretty depressed ... was at the top limit. I will let my doc know the Methadone needs to be upped, (dont sound good) thank you again...
    ... t a ceiling on long acting medications. Although Methadone isn't a true LA, it's long half life makes it act...
    ... I wish I could have been a success story with the methadone like you, Director. I did give it 4 months, and I...
    ... I'm doing okay...I guess! I know the point of the methadone is to consistantly take it so it gets in your system...
    ... To all the methadone users I am a navy vet and I have used it before and ... and ashma. Just to let you all know if you didn't methadone is actually used to help recovering drug addicts get...
    ... Just so everyone is clear on something: Methadone is NOT for recovering cocaine addicts, like the original ... receptors. If anyone is foolish enough to believe that Methadone is for cocaine addicts, maybe they should do some...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Codeine Flexeril Zofran dilaudid Morphine Vicodin Oxycontin Phenergan

  71. Medication question
    ... someone it's not true. I have nerve damage and was on Methadone , methadose, oxycontin and morphine not at the same...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Amitriptyline Elavil Morphine Oxycontin Vicodin

  72. These problems embarrass me, but I need to know cont.
    ... there is nothing...... I asked for an increase in my methadone from 80mgs a day to 100mgs a day. She finallly agreed ... some advice by someone who had been takin off the methadone . Thanks, LD...

  73. Thees problems embarress me......But i need to know
    ... my urine just sits there. This is a side effect of Methadone and Baclofen. It was MUCH more severe when I was...
    ... I be about this bowel thing, I am on 80mgs/day of methadone , I've heard that can cause saddle problems. I also...
    ... is very possible that it is nothing more than the methadone , but you don't want to just assume that. (I wouldn...
    Medications also discussed in this post: BACLOFEN Morphine Zanaflex Vicodin

  74. TENS unit success
    ... my pills that are getting weaker. I'm on 80 mgs of methadone , and vicadin es, neurontin etc. It's been 6 months...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Neurontin

  75. don't know for sure what to do!!
    ... robbing the drug store for it. I went from that to methadone and they wouldn't fill it because they wanted to know...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Morphine Valium Vicodin


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