Hi all....as one of the resident Methadone Specialist here I thought it would be good to put a link to this site that tells you all about Methadone for use with CP...
We seem to have more and more people coming here that are either taking Methadone or are starting out on it for the first time...and they are scared to death because of things they have read or heard...
I can't write to everyone so this link will be helpful...If anyone wants to talk to me personally here is my email:
I have been a spectator for so long..Now it's time to participate.......
Post Lamenectomy Syndrome, Spinal Stenosis, DDD....
1999 Hemi Lamenectomy/2005 Spinal Fusion(L4-S1)
Methadone 120 mg. a day/ 30 mg. Oxycodone as needed(up to 4 x a day)
High Blood Pressure: Lisinopril HCTZ 10 mg. daily
Type 2 Diabetes: (March 16, 2009)
Metformin HCL ER 1700 mg. at night..Glipizide 10mg. 2X in the morning and bedtime
Lantus 50 units at bedtime with Solostar Pen
Byetta 5 mcg. 2X daily