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I went to see my internist last month. Everything is fine, though he wants me to start tapering off one of my prescription meds. I dutifully start doing so, adjusting as necessary. I call in for a refill. He's apparently decided I can't have that med any more. At all. Along with my migraine meds, which is just ducky as I'm in mid-migraine. So much for the Hippocratic Oath. He never mentioned a problem with the migraine meds when I saw him three weeks ago. I now have to go in to see him again, spending more money, because he's high-handedly decided I can't have meds I've been taking for twenty plus years because- I don't know why, since he hasn't explained!

I'm getting a new doctor. This isn't the first problem I've had with him, but I'm damned if it's not going to be the last.

Date: 2015-11-12 10:40 pm (UTC)
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Wow, that Doctor is an asshole.

Hugs if you want them.

Date: 2015-11-13 02:01 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile]
I will take hugs!

Date: 2015-11-14 11:50 pm (UTC)
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Yikes, that seems like such a rash decision on the internist's behalf. I hope you find a more understanding doctor.

Date: 2015-11-15 06:36 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile]
I've already contacted two other doctors- both women- and hope to get in with at least one of them. (One's family practice, the other is also an internist.)

Date: 2015-11-15 09:36 am (UTC)
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How infuriating:(

Date: 2015-11-16 05:16 am (UTC)
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I get to go see him on Tuesday. Yay. Not.


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