About Me: Male, 63, Augusta, GA, member since Jan 2008
53 y/o white male, will start my 3rd attempt at withdrawing from 40mg to 60mg oxycontin after using them for appeox. 6 years due to a shoulder injury, multiple surgeries and finally a left total shoulder replacement in 2006, have since had chronic pain in neck and shoul
[More]der. I have withdrawn 2 other times, once as long as 77 days, then had a horrible pain crisis and instead of trying other remedies starting using the demon again that I knew stopped the pain. Now I am going to try ti detox using Suboxone and then wean off of the Sub. and if pain crisis reappears I will try other remedies first.
"I JUST READ YOUR COMMENTS ON THE FORUM, I TOO AM STARTING A TAPER TODAY FROM 40/60MG OXYCINTIN. I HAVE GONE COLD TURKEY ON 2 OTHER ATTEMPTS, HAD PAIN CRISIS'S STARTED USING THE DREADED DEMON AGAIN.
THE LASTTIME I WAS CLEAN FOR 77 DAYS, ..."
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