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I can help with this. I am an academic lawyer with an interest in medicines and prescribing. Could you tell me if the doctor you saw was a private or NHS GP?
Can you confirm you take 30ml of Zomorph and 10 ml Severdol daily?
These are very powerful pain medications, as you know, may I ask what you take the medicines for?
Amitriptyline is a good choice for nerve pain and is not addictive. But you mentioned you're decreasing your intake of this, correct?
I'm sorry to here about your back pain. You mentioned you had a problem with pain medication addiction in the past, is that correct?
It is very important that a medical practitioner properly consults your medical history if they see you have had a problem with opioid pain medication they should not prescribe it to you. To do so may be considered negligent. Your pain specialist should have spotted this too if this is all in your NHS records. Your GP should give you medication to help you wean yourself of the powerful opioids you're taking and try alternatives. Some of which include Naproxen, Diclofenac, corticosteroid injections, gabapentinoid medication such as pregabalin or gabapentin. Another medication is baclofen. These in combination should help. Your doctors should not be giving you opioids in the circumstances. You may legally have a claim in negligence against the GP or pain specialist who prescribed these medications, despite knowing your medical history as there are alternatives.
Okay, I see. So what would you ideally like to happen?
You could explain the situation and request one of the following: Oxycontin, methadone, fentanyl (sublingual or patches) paired with a muscle relaxant like diazepam. Unfortunately, and I know it's not what you want to hear it is your doctor's clinical judgement what they prescribe, they are responsible if something goes wrong. Can you see a different GP or pain specialist?
You could ask you, pain specialist, to refer you to someone more specialised in severe back pain privately, your work insurance may cover this.
Legally, there is little else you can do
I recommend you ask to be referred to a back pain specialist and liaise with your insurer
They will be able to recommend stronger drugs to help you beyond your GP's specialism
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It's been a pleasure to help you, I'm so sorry for your trouble.