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I have been taking Percocet for awhile now for severe back

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I have been taking Percocet for awhile now for severe back pain my doctor put me on fetinol patch 12mg I have had it on for 48 hours and it has not help with the pain can I put another patch on with the other one
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Pharmacy
Expert:  Drugdad replied 2 years ago.

Hi, thanks for the question. Yes, you can add another patch but you definitely need to get approval from your doctor because your supply won't last.

Expert:  Drugdad replied 2 years ago.

The fentanyl patch is for controlling baseline pain so your doctor might consider keeping you immediate release pain pill like percocet.