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Dr. Andrew Rynne

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I have a friend that had been on methadone for

I have a friend that had been on methadone for 12 years. His doctor took him off of it 3 months ago and replaced it with hydrocodone. He's having a bad reaction to the hydrocodone and wants to comeme off it. Is there anything that could be taken in place of the narcotics that would calm his nerves and relieve his anxiety having a bad reactions
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