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I have run out of my regular pain medicine, 5mg Oxycodone x

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I have run out of my regular pain medicine, 5mg Oxycodone x 6 per day and am trying to get by until Thursday, when I will be able to have a new prescription filled. I am really suffering, but must take care of my elderly mother. My question is: Would it be safe for me to take an old prescription of mine, Tramodol HC 50 mg and how much can I take? I have no history of seizure.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Pharmacy
Expert:  Dr. C. Rollins replied 1 year ago.
50-100 mg every 4-6 hours max 400 mg per day. Hopefully this answers your question. Once satisfied please rate my answer. Thanks
Expert:  Dr. C. Rollins replied 1 year ago.
Hopefully you have had time to review my answer. If I can help you further let me know. Once Satisfied please rate my answer. Thanks.

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