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Heart disease and opiods for chronic pain.

Heart disease and opiods for chronic pain.

I have had bypass surgery and 5 stents.My back has also been broke in two places. I have stenosis in my cervical and lumbar areas of my spine.My ankle was shattered and was rebuilt with plates and screws.My hip had to be replaced.A pain medication.containing codiene is the only effective medication is the only relief I have.Alot of drs.use my heart condition as an excuse not to give me anything for pain.This infuriates me .Anyone else run into this problem? As of now I… read more

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A MyHeartDiseaseTeam Member said:

neuropathy is one of the qualifying conditions for medical marijuana. I'm going to ask my cardiologist about it at my appt on Thursday.

posted 10 months ago
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