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I am taking 4 mg Suboxone daily. I had major dental work done

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I am taking 4 mg Suboxone daily. I had major dental work done yesterday and the doctor prescribed 60 mg Oxycontin for pain. I live alone and was very out of it when I was leaving the office, I forgot what the doctor said. I am in terrible pain. I want to verify this dose of Oxy will help my pain. I know I have a tolerance because of the Suboxone. Is it ok to take in your opinion? I can call my doctor in the morning, but don't think I can wait to take a pain pill.

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Hi there. Thank you for your question. I will be helping you out with your queries

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Customer: Thank you.
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Please give me a minute so that I can go through your question.

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Dr. Shahzad MD :

thank you

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Yes you can take this dose of oxycontin for your pain

Dr. Shahzad MD :

There should be no problems with taking that

Customer: My tolerance is high enough that it won't harm me, correct? This is the first time I've had to take pain medication while on Suboxone.
Dr. Shahzad MD :

Yes it wont harm you.

Customer: Great. Thank you Dr.
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