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... day. The pain is actually bearable and better than at the higer doses. At this schedule I'll be off completely in another ten days or so. ... (2 replies)
... ah right. Well I have some pain but it's nothing like what i imagined. I actually hurt more when i was on the percs. I found a journal from 2005 that contained a taper schedule. So it's taken me 5 years to finally get off of them. I feel good about myself. ... (10 replies)
... But I'm too afraid. If I know I can't get any oxy, I may want them more. If I have a supply of them, and can control the taper schedule myself, I think psychologically it will make me stronger. ... (14 replies)

... I don't know if anyone here can give you a taper schedule...that would be a medical decision and like Tina said in her varies depending on the person, circumstances and health status of the person. ... (11 replies)
... I made up a taper schedule for myself that took about three weeks and which was based on what I had on hand. ... (8 replies)
... Hello everybody… :wave:I am new here Just wanted to introduce myself & tell my story as I begin my road to recovery. I am a Certified Nurses Assistant & “use to work" @ a Nursing home. That was until I had a horse accident on June 7th. I was bucked off my quarter horse & ended up being knocked unconscious. We live out in the country so I laid in a ditch until a neighbor lady... (1 replies)
... but eventually built up to 2 percocet every 4 hours due to increased pain and tolerance to the medication. ... (3 replies)
... e saw it. She just had an operation three days ago and she's my number one priority right now making sure she's taken care of. Of course, the doctor put her on Percocet also. ... (14 replies)
... I am embarrassed to be starting yet another thread about trying to taper from oxycodone. ... (74 replies)
Trying again
Mar 1, 2009
... leg pain for almost six years. I've tried several times in the past year to taper off it, because my life literally revolves around the darn pills. ... (19 replies)
... prior to Rheumy Office Visit, I asked his RN "do I taper off my meds or do I stay on them"...the RN stated "OH NO, don't get off your meds, wait til your visit. ... (2 replies)
... Typically a Dr's perception of taper is not real world reality. ... (10 replies)
... I think that you need to stick to the taper schedule and drop it down by 10mg or maybe try dropping by 5mg for 3 days and then another 5mg 3 days later. You can do this by splitting the pill. ... (155 replies)
... I'm varying my taper plan a bit from what you recommended. I'm using a combo of "stretch the schedule out" AND "reduce the dose". So today, for example, I'm dosing every 5 hrs. ... (74 replies)
... d symptom. If you cannot taper on your own, have someone dole out your opiate to you each day and stick to a taper schedule. ... (4 replies)
... Creeky, Whatever you do, DO NOT START TAKING THE OXYCONTIN. It is the same medicine as the percocet (oxycodone) but it is released into the system in an entirely different manner that makes it nearly impossible to stop once you start. As far as quitting the percocet, the first thing you need to do is get detoxed. There are several ways you can do that. One is to come... (26 replies)
... Today I had my first "test" of my taper plan, and I didn't do very well. ... (4 replies)
... and then another time I did a fairly fast taper down and had some medical issues come up again that required me to go back on it. I'm hoping that this will be the one that sticks.. ... (3 replies)
... Hi kiddo... Not sure which London you're in but if it's the one across the pond, tell my best friend from grade school I said hi. Welcome to this board. You sound very mature for a 20 year old and I am very proud of how you've taken stock of your situation and actions to make your wishes happen. You and I sound very similar. I'm just about 2 weeks sober. It's... (3 replies)
What have I done?
Sep 17, 2004
... For me, it was the vicodin because just as you said, the percocet is hard to come by, but I got that as often as I could, too. ... (29 replies)

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