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Dr. Bridget, Pharmacist
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Experience:  Clinical Geriatric Pharmacist; Pharmacy Practice Residency training with extensive knowledge in pharmacological treatment of diseases;Special interest in alternative remedies.
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My insurance will not cover my 60mg oxicontin it is $1048

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My insurance will not cover my 60mg oxicontin it is $1048 for 60 tab. Would ms continue be equivalent at what dose
JA: What medications do you take daily? Are you allergic to any medications?
Customer: Neurontin oxicontin protonic Vicodin for breakthrough no allergies
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I have rapidly progressive polyneuropathy with quadraparesia losing ability to walk and use hands
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Pharmacy
Expert:  Dr. Bridget replied 8 months ago.

Hello and thanks for your question! You're speaking with Dr. Bridget. I appreciate your patience as I review your question and prepare my response.

Expert:  Dr. Bridget replied 8 months ago.

Hi there,

Yes, MS Contin would be an appropriate alternative for Oxycontin. The equivalent dose of MS Contin would be 120 mg.

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Customer: replied 8 months ago.
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