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Condition: Pain
8/1/2014 2:23:54 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have used Nucynta 75 mg. for 5+ years. When the Nucynta ER came out I switched to 200 mg ER every 12 hours and up to 3 of the 75 mg every 24 hour for break through pain. I have tried just about everything out there to control pain. This is the only pain meds. To control my pain to the point I leave my cane at home. They are a little proud of it and I have had to try other meds. when I had no in ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Pain
7/29/2014 6:37:43 PM

Reviewer: rift 50, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Nucynta ER -or Ultram'enhanced kissing cousin.' Nucynta was developed by Gruenthal pharmaceuticals (a German pharma),who holds the patent. This atypical opioid which binds with moderate efficacy to the mu-receptors creating analgesia with a mild antidepressant effect by boosting norepinephrine levels. NUCYNTA has created a breakthrough pain nightmare for me. (To be continued). Damnable ni ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Pain
7/14/2014 6:19:30 PM

Reviewer: Thunderlips, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have been diagnosed with undifferentiated spondyloarthropathy, which is a form of spondylitis. The result is chronic pain that must be managed. I have tried other pain management medications, including a fentanyl. The fentanyl patch almost killed me when combined with another medication I was taking (it's a long story, but suffice it to say that my 16 year old son found me just as I was b ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Pain
7/12/2014 1:43:12 PM

Reviewer: ggerbrandt, 75 or over Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
It clearly helps with break through pain. Also, it works well with my spinal cord stimulator.

Condition: Pain
7/12/2014 1:19:52 PM

Reviewer: Donna Adcock, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
i have a very bad back, i just took my second dose of this medicine this morning, it seems to be working so far, i have done more this morning than i am use to doing, still have pain but not as bad, makes me a little sleepy and dizzy at times but i can deal with that to get a little relief.

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