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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of MS Contin oral.

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367 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Chronic Pain
5/13/2008 12:33:18 AM

Reviewer: kathyb, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
has helped me with breakthrough pain works good but i am concerned about its long term affecta

Condition: Chronic Pain
3/29/2008 12:56:47 PM

Reviewer: screamofthebutterfly, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have DDJ and have been in the pain clinics since 1999.After 3 back surgeries and putting off a 4th,this medication has been a life saver for me.I take 30 mgs,3 x's a day and then take percocet 10's for breakthrough pain.I will be content with this as long as it works for me!

Condition: Chronic Pain
3/29/2008 2:07:27 AM

Reviewer: 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I live with DDD, failed surgery syndm,L4-L5 fusion, lamenectomy, arthritis,stinosis,and siatica and have an ANS spinal stimulator. I was on 220mg of Oxycontin a day. It was great for pain, but I had terrible side effects. Severe sweating, constipation, irritable and itchy. I work in sales and my career was suffering. I weened off for a month taking only norco for pain. Now I take 30mg fo MSco ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Pain
3/6/2008 8:23:46 PM

Reviewer: maxmax, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
MS Contin has been the most effective treatment of chronic pain for me. Previously i've used Stadol and Fentanyl patch with only so-so results. i've kept the same dose for over 5 years without the constant need to increase i had with the other medications - a very important consideration when living with chronic pain. i do supplement with the immediate release form of the medication some d ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Pain
2/20/2008 6:54:12 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
have aken 100mgs twice a day for seven years for degenerative disc disease and fibromyalgia. Worked well for two years then not so well. Am currently being weaned because I do not wish to increase my dose. perhaps a break is needed and if i resume use it will again be effective .

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