You have been given a prescription for a pain-relieving medication. You should take this as indicated on your prescription.
Do not allow yourself to have severe pain by avoiding pain pills. There is little risk of addiction when you use the medicines as prescribed.
Over-the-counter pain medication may be used as needed per your discussion with the doctor.
For prescription refills, please contact your pharmacy. They should fax prescription requests to 314-362-3328 or use E-prescribe services.