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I take 2x60mg oxycontin er plus 8x30ir per day what does

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I take 2x60mg oxycontin er plus 8x30ir per day what does that convert to morphine my pain dr said it is 640mg of morphine said i need to get undet 600 my calculation was 540mg of morphine per day
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. SH replied 1 year ago.

Thank you for you question.

My calculation also tells me that you need 540 mg as well, so I agree with you on this.

I would recommend calling your doctor and letting him know, if possible, and asking him if he has put something else in the calculation that is causing the difference.

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