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Thank you for your very detailed history in your post. I am sorry to see that you have been suffering for so long.
What is it you would like me to do for you?
I was wondering if you could tell me how long the methadone should last. I am currently in agont
What dosage are you taking?
\i am currently in agony after 18 hours. I was on so much morphine for so long and wqou
would really like to stay away from morphione for as long as possible. I would never take anythiing no t prescribed.
Are you having to travel to the pharmacy every day so that they can hand you your methadone and watch you take it/
yes. but they are going to let me have "carries| for a couple of days a week. Thion
Methodone will last about 24 to 36 hours. But, as you might expect, this varies from person to person.
I'm glad you are going to be allowed to have carries. They must trust you.
But, from what you are saying, you need help with the 6 hours that you are having pain between dosing.
Is this correct?
Mine only last `18 hours andd it seems as though 5 mg. also increases the length of time by about 50 minutes. \\I initially got 10 mg of morph. as breakthrougfh every 3 hours but I really want to stay away from it. Is an increase in meth. the only way? Also my pharamacist said they have patchesa bvut do not want to use it until I am on a stable dose. I think they do trust me. I never test otherwise. Thanks for the info. I will see about increasing the methadone this week. Thanks so much..
What dosage are you taking now?
Ok. I just got your post.
I see you tried to give me positive feedback, but I had the button turned off. Could you please mash it again?
Well, you still have room to up the dose of metadone a little bit.
And a patch is a very good idea. Perhaps since they trust you they would be willing to give that a try in the very near future.
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