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Anonymous | 45-54 | Female | On medication for 1 to 6 months | Patient
7/13/2016
Condition: Severe Pain
Overall rating 2.7
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My pain specialist MD approved only 1.2mg/day, despite FDA dosage recommendation for opioid tolerant patients is 4.5-10mg/day. The dose may increase to 20-30mg/day with upper limit individualized. FDA reviewed this guideline on 4/25/2016. I can't find pain MD in CO who would be knowledgeable with proper Inthrathecal pain pump medications and dosage. I used Methadone for past 20+ years for debilitating head pain resulting from brain infection and countless blood clots in my brain. I'm disabled (by SSA standards) and bed wtitten due to an unadequate pain control.Read More Read Less

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moemoe | 45-54 | Female | On medication for 1 to 6 months |
11/1/2015
Condition: Severe Pain
Overall rating 3.3
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