I began with my pain doc, a board certified physiatrist who has treated me for ten years. I told him the narcotics he’s been prescribing are upsetting my stomach much as NSAIDs did. I told him that scares me to death, because once you rule out NSAIDs and narcotics, there’s nothing left in his arsenal. I told him I’d like to try medical marijuana, and would he help me with the paperwork?
He was pretty negative about it. He said it only helps with nerve pain and phantom limb pain. He said he would stop prescribing for me if I decided