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... Not sure where this conversion chart comes from, but he said they use a 3,3,1,0 chart.....Fent is 3, Oxy is a 3, Morphine is a 1, and Methadone is a 0. ... (12 replies)
... I found a conversion chart at GlobalRph that I showed to my doc on my dosing. I thinks is pretty accurate. At least it was in getting my doseage right. The dose I was at was 449 mgs. ... (7 replies)
... Going by the conversion chart I have, and this is a Fentanyl patch conversion chart. A 100 mcq patch q72hrs. ... (7 replies)

... said, especially that each patient will have quite different results. I can give an example that there have been some meds where I was prescribed double what a conversion chart would say was appropriate and yet I was getting little pain relief. It is so individual for pain relief and side effects. ... (10 replies)
... ow dose of morphine compared to a heathy dose of oxy. The long acting MSO4 products do have some tough prescribing directions. They basically say to do the math conversion and start at half particularly if you haven't been exposed to morphine. ... (9 replies)
... Hey Carol, You have to remeber that conversion charts are just ball park. ... (7 replies)
... Hi Tom, There are charts out there called equianelgesic conversion charts that some docs use as a reference. However the charts are just ballpark guides. You may end up in the parking lot or in the obstructed veiw seats. ... (7 replies)
... lortabs for bt. He wanted to start me on Avinza since he though I was receiving such a "large" dose and my pain level was still at 5. I agreed to the change and left the office with the script for 120 mg. ... (2 replies)
... I was just switched to Avinza for LT pain and as a BT pain med they gave me Morphine Sulfate IR made by Ethex. They informed me that 7. ... (4 replies)
... I think I will take your advice and try staggering the doses. I started the Avinza the end of May and we are still trying to get the dose right. I believe my doc is confused on the conversion from my Duragesic to the morphine. ... (2 replies)
... more morphine than oxycodone, So If you were to have gone from 80mgs of Oxy to 120 mgs of Avinza, That's the most used conversion from oxy to meth. ... (11 replies)
... The conversion your Dr did is accurate. The actual conversion is about 30. ... (5 replies)
... Thanks Dave, that helped me a great deal. Where I am still stuck is when I go for a refill. If the script is written for 40mg 1 to 2 times a day and I, with private consent with my Dr, take 4 of them a day, I will run the script out twice as fast. What happens when I go for a refill and the insurance company notices what they may deem as abuse? Wouldnt this trip their system... (12 replies)
... Hey BC, Sorry to make something simple complicatd, All he has to do is write dispense #120 with instructions to take 1 or 2 40mg tabs BID. Now your taking it twice a day as far as the insurance is concerned and have the amont needed to cover your day. Whatever agreement you have with your doc about your actual dosing s between you and the doc. People got dumped from... (12 replies)
... more morphine to equal oxy, So an Avinza dose of 240 should be ballpark correct. If you include the 30mgs a day of Roxi and want to replace that ith avnza add another 45 mgs of morphine.. ... (6 replies)
... ine. That's why I hate to pass along the equienalgesic charts because people can get it in their head that if they are not getting an equal dose acording to some chart which is simply meant to be used as a guide thay are not getting therelief they deserve. ... (4 replies)




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