1 patient evaluation for Oxycodone-acetaminophen taken for the purpose of 'pain in lower back'

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Dec 3, 2008 (Started Dec 05, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain in lower back)
  • Side effects
    Mild (nausea)
  • Adherence
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: The idea behind pain medication is not to completely get rid of the pain, it just takes it down to a tolerable level. That's a common misconception, that it should get rid of all of the pain. It doesn't happen. You eventually build up a tolerance to it. It can be highly addictive. I worry about that.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: nausea, nausea

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