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Condition: Chronic Pain
11/6/2014 8:29:57 PM

Reviewer: catman, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I havent taken this med(MS CONTIN) for 5-6 years but i remember it as effective for severe pain. I am currently on oxycontin60 mg twice daily. What i need to know is compared to oxy what mg of ms contin is equal to 60mg's of oxy i'm changing due to tolorance to oxycontin can someone with knowledge of these meds help me out? thanks in advnce

Condition: Chronic Pain
8/17/2014 8:21:45 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Male 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:
it is a low dose and takes the pain from my neck

Condition: Chronic Pain
6/18/2014 6:30:26 PM

Reviewer: tati, 75 or over Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
They don't seem to last the 12 hours they're supposed to.

Condition: Chronic Pain
5/31/2014 12:29:32 AM

Reviewer: Mother of three children's, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have had chronic lower back pain, scoliosis, my whole life. Been on pain meds routinely for 35 years. MS Contin helps a lot and I'm mostly comfortable, although is takes forever to start working and lasts about 6 hours. I take 150 mg in divided doses per day. I also take Morphine ir 30mg for break thru pain. Keep these meds locked up and don't tell anyone you are on it. Fillers can be ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Pain
4/18/2014 9:12:59 AM

Reviewer: johnw, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
good

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