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I might as well just say - The pain meds i was prescribed are as follows.

15mg MS Contin ER -  1 pill in the am, 2 pills in the pm. 90# per month.
Hydromorphone 2mg -  every 4 hours as needed 120# a month.

Like I mentioned, Ime in a lot of discomfort (not from stopping the meds) its all lower back pain. Does this give reason for an ER visit?

Generally if I get injured DO NOT go to hospitals....
Super glue works for deep cuts,  And a little piece of paper towel and duck tape is excellent for band aids lol.
I just dont want to waste the ER Dr's time, as other severely injured patients need prompt attention.
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Welcome to our Community .. not sure anyone can be able to discern from being online and reading your post w/o history and knowing you,  if you should go or not to the ER , but having pain like that through those meds may very well warrant a visit to the ER.

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