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I have Crohn's Disease since...
I have Crohn's Disease since I was 13 and for the past 3 months I have had an obtruction from where the small/large intestine meet. I am on 60mg of Prednison but I need pain meds in a very bad way. Can you help?
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Health Professional: Dr. Chip, Doctor (MD) replied 3 years ago
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Hi--I can certainly discuss this problem with you but for a licensed physician to give a prescription to a patient he had never seen in his office would border on malpractice and threaten his license.
Let me know if you'd like to continue
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Customer reply replied 3 years ago
Okay, just thought this was an option for a person without medical insurance. I was trying to save money since prescriptions cost an arm and a leg.
Health Professional: Dr. Chip, Doctor (MD) replied 3 years ago
But even a prescription from a doctor on line would still have to be paid for at the pharmacy. Can I ask how exactly you're getting the prednisolone?
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Customer reply replied 3 years ago
I have Prednisone from walk-in clinic doctors but pain meds are only given from them in only a 3 to 4 day supply and that isn't very helpful
Customer reply replied 3 years ago
Prednison is very cheap...less that 10 dollars
Health Professional: Dr. Chip, Doctor (MD) replied 3 years ago
OK. Can I ask how old you are and why exactly you don't have any medical insurance?
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