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law against how much narcotics can be subscribed?

Started by Bob K. on 04/17/2019 7:07pm

Is there a law against the amount of oxycodone a doctor can prescribe? My doctor said the government made him cut my pain medicine back.
Now I have to cut the pills in half and take a half a pill at before bedtime and now I wake up in the middle of the night when my back, leg and nerve pain go up.

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I have not seen it written anywhere.
Jim

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Each state creates laws about prescribing limits for pain meds!

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What state are you from? I am from PA and many chronic pain patients are having a very difficult time controlling their pain due to these changes in the laws for opioids. There needs to be a very needed discussion about acute versus chronic pain. The many chronic pain patients in many states are getting a raw deal and are suffering due to a bunch of state and federal bureaucrats who don’t have a clue about debilitating pain!!

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