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any thoughts on using a lidoderm patch while tapering, I had surgery 5 weeks ago on my back and they had to cut through the muscles, I am in a lot of discomfort and don't want to take muscle relaxers or percocet when i am so close to the end, a MD friend recommended lidoderm patch and my doc called them in today. any inout appreciated

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thank you, i stopped using then after about 3 days, i think i was getting side effects from absorption of them...

 

I checked www.epocrates.com and found no interactions.  However, I would make sure you talked with a benzo-wise doctor and a pharmacist first.  By the way, here is the epocrates link:

 

https://online.epocrates.com/home?ICID=eolhpsearchnow

 

From there, select "Check Drug Interactions".

 

Hope you feel better.

 

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