Warning: A non-numeric value encountered in /home/paindata/public_html/taper.php on line 38

Warning: Division by zero in /home/paindata/public_html/taper.php on line 38
Pain Management Taper Calculator

Home

Patients

Clinicians

MSN

About

Pain Management

West of Scotland Chronic Pain Education Group

IMPORTANT: Feature in development. Do not use clinically.

Taper Calculator

from 24h

morphine mgoxycodone mgtapentadol mghydromorphone mgtramadol mgcodeine mgdihydrocodeine mgfentanyl(TD) mcg/hbuprenorphine(TD) mcg/hmethadone mg

mg

510152025303540455055

 

6065707580859095100105110

 

115120125130135140145150155160165

 

170175180185190195200205210215220

to 24h

-morphine mgoxycodone mgtapentadol mghydromorphone mgtramadol mgcodeine mgdihydrocodeine mgfentanyl(TD) mcg/hbuprenorphine(TD) mcg/hmethadone mg

rate

3%4%5%7%10%15%20%25%30%40%50%

wk
0

100

wk
1

80INF

wk
2

60INF

wk
3

40INF

wk
4

20INF

wk
5

INF

All doses are per 24h period.
Drug rotation dose changes are linear. Drug discontinuation doses are exponential.
25% total dose reduction across rotation period to allow for pharmacological variation.

Create printable table