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... I'm working a taper off Vicodin plan. This thread is designed for anybody who has a "taper off pain medication tip or question!!" BUT WAIT! ... (8 replies)
... Nobody told me that Morphine and all this pain medication would affect my teeth. If you are on pain medication go to your dentist and have your teeth monitored. Most opiate based pain medication causes dry mouth and that side effect alone can wreak havoc on your teeth. ... (5 replies)
... Phil, what an incredible journey! I knew that 1 "here's my story" type of post was needed in order to let EVERYBODY know a taper off plan can work. I also knew that your precise, "tell it like it is" manner of addressing this subject would be a great start to this thread! ... (8 replies)

... An easy way to rough out your taper plan is "the lower the slower. ... (8 replies)
... I was in a motor vehicle accident in 2011 and have been taking pain medication ever since. I visit a pain management centre once a month and I receive my pain medication from a pain specialist. ... (5 replies)
... pain while CT often results in unbearable "rebound pain." From the start, remember why a pain med. was prescribed. ... (0 replies)
... to get on my taper plan, simply deserve "their" privacy! ... (8 replies)
... I still had so much pain that I had to take the Percocet up to the full dose every single day as well. ... (5 replies)
... ESTABLISH A "BASE DOSE!" This is actually a bit tough. "For for my pain v. ... (19 replies)
... I have no intention of quitting cold turkey. I am going to gradually taper down until I can completely stop taking the slow release Morphine. I am talking about a very slow taper. ... (5 replies)
... you could, you would have done it a long time ago and wouldn't continue to find yourself in this scary place. Believe me, most of us on this board have tried to taper and probably believed we could....but the pull of this disease doesn't allow it. ... (3 replies)
... fail. It is so hard not to cheat a taper when you know all it takes is one or two lil pills and all the hurt is gone. ... (8 replies)
... Just so you know how a formal or disciplined taper schedule can be created and used. Like Den said a person needs to get to a normalized schedule when taking pills so they can be tapered off. ... (8 replies)
... s. I tried all sorts of treatments, epidural steroid injections, muscle relaxers, non opiate pain meds, etc.. Nothing helped and the pain was becoming intractable. To the point of not being able to walk well, tie my shoes, put my pants on and so on. ... (8 replies)
... C6 disk which was injured last June. The physical therapy, dynamic traction control, and steroid injections have been so helpful that my pain management doctor took me off Ultram today. ... (3 replies)
... this thread will be retitled in order to "solicit" taper hints! Best Friend, maybe your Subutex, Suboxone, ? ... (19 replies)
... prescribed pain medication that my insurance company paid for and someone could probably use it. But I think "flushing" is an important symbolic gesture and I'm glad I did it! ... (74 replies)
... People choose to taper for various reasons. Withdrawing from alcohol, benzodiazepines and barbiturates can be lethal. ... (10 replies)
... inflammatories" due to my stomach problems, and that I'm more pain so that's why I've been kind of MIA. Plausible explanation, huh? ... (74 replies)
... Mike, VERY TRUE re: "low & slow!" (especially) at low doses as that lower dose is often a "return to the dose prescribed for pain!" My "taper off staff" o.k. - me, researched many addiction/abuse websites, I even TRIED to read a Stanford, or was it Harvard "Medical Journal" 5 pg. yawner re: "Pain Medication & Suggested Tritation - A Guide." Yeah, - decaf would have been a... (19 replies)

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