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Suggest treatment for back pain and fibromyalgia

My wife is taking suboxone, weaning down to 1/4 film per day...her back also hurts from fibromyalgia, and she wants to also take a Walgreen equivalent of extra strength Doan s medication...an NSAID (580 mg of Magnesium Salicylate and Tetrahydrate...is this OK?
Mon, 31 Aug 2020
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Hi,

Yes, it's safe. It does not interact with Suboxone. Magnesium is an essential mineral most people do not get enough of and it helps muscle spasms.

Take care. Hope I have answered your question. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Matt Wachsman, Addiction Medicine Specialist
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Suggest treatment for back pain and fibromyalgia

Hi, Yes, it s safe. It does not interact with Suboxone. Magnesium is an essential mineral most people do not get enough of and it helps muscle spasms. Take care. Hope I have answered your question. Let me know if I can assist you further. Regards, Dr. Matt Wachsman, Addiction Medicine Specialist