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I am a cancer patient that cannot be saved, i also have a

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i am a cancer patient that cannot be saved, i also have a broken back, i am 50 years of age and all this is documented, i live in the sticks and have no transportation. i live in constant pain and anquish due to the situation. i am supposed to be on ativan 1mg 4x a day and oxycodone/hydrocodone swithing on and off in order to help keep the pain at bay can you help/
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
Hello, this is Dr. David. I have read your question and I'm ready to help.
I am sorry about your situation.
I am a cancer doctor
you should be on hospice care where they have nurses who can deliver pain medication and ativan for you.
you can also get palliative radiation therapy to your spine where there is cancer.
would you like me to help you find a hospice organization close to you?
we can't prescribe medications to clients we can't see and can't examine.