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after gastric bypass, whould I take oxycodone on an full or

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after gastric bypass, whould I take oxycodone on an full or empty stomach for best results?
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  911DOC replied 11 months ago.

911DOC :

do you have the tablet or liquid form?

Customer:

10mg tablet. Have had 2 back surgeries, 3 major abdominal surgeries, 1 knee surgery, etc.

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ah there you are

911DOC :

so the medicine will work either way

911DOC :

but you will get better effectiveness

911DOC :

on an empty stomach

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especially after the bypass surgery

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standing by

Customer:

as well, either way. does it go thru my system faster because of the bypass?

Customer:

ok great answer thank

911DOC :

yes, it could certainly spend less time in the stomach since the bypass and if taken with food some could pass without being absorbed

Customer:

thanks. that does answer my question

911DOC :

though it will still be absorbed in the intestines

911DOC :

good

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hope you recover fully and soon

Customer:

thanks

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