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Friend has Gout and PAD also only 1 kidney. Now both feet are swollen. Dr.presribe oxcontin 20mg for pain. Isnt that medcine hard on the kidney? and she is 70.
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replied February 28th, 2017
If the benefit of the medication outweighs any side effects that the medication can cause , then there is no need to worry about the prescription.

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