Quote Originally Posted by Confusedmom View Post
They are giving me a hard time about Tramadol, however. Not as free with the opioids as they were 8 years ago. Guess that's a good thing! But it is a little inconvenient when they make you get re-authorization from your doctor every seven days.
Yes, this is part of the Opoid crisis.

Doctor charged with 2nd murder.
https://www.beckersspine.com/spine/i...4-details.html

7 days? Its funny that they know that scoliosis patients need a few weeks of meds....Somebody is making decisions that doesnt know what it takes.

I am guessing that scoliosis patients will have to be assertive on weaning now. Or at least elder scoliosis patients.

Ed