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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Exalgo ER Oral.

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Condition: Chronic Pain with Narcotic Drug Tolerance
2/25/2014 5:37:38 PM

Reviewer: neeser61, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I am on the lowest dose and honestly its so ineffective for me....I have an appt next week so they gotta do something why oh why cant they make a medicine that works?? and why are chronic pain pts treated like criminals all the pee tests and counting the pill...so tired of all this

Condition: Chronic Pain with Narcotic Drug Tolerance
11/11/2013 9:42:56 PM

Reviewer: justme, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This has been a godsend for me! L1 thru S1 are all bulging w L4 & L5 torn but not ruptured (yet), Sciatic nerve pinched on both sides due to L4 & L5, CRPS, fibro and neuropathy. Take this in the morning then add Norco 10's and 4mg Zanaflex 4 times a day; throw in 1200 mg Neurotin per day, and .5 xanax (up to 3 a day) and my life is worth living most days. I won't say it's the b ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Pain with Narcotic Drug Tolerance
11/3/2013 10:16:23 PM

Reviewer: cassienino, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I want my Exalgo Back!!! This has been the most effective medication for me so far. I have been on several narcotics and this one beats the rest in regards to nausea, drowsiness and other annoying side effects. The pain control was consistent throughout the day instead of the ups and downs of some of the meds taken 3-4 times a day. Unfortunately I can no longer afford this medication. I have ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Pain with Narcotic Drug Tolerance
9/20/2013 8:04:36 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:

Condition: Chronic Pain with Narcotic Drug Tolerance
9/20/2013 7:43:54 AM

Reviewer: karenp1969, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have been on Opana ER for about 9 months, when my PM&R doc suggested Exalgo 12mg, due to the limited availability of Opana (?) now. Living with chronic low back pain with nerve involvement for 12 years. Had a spinal fusion, but am very arthritic throughout the spine, with DDD and a few other pain disorders. This medication hasn't helped much and it's interfering with my appetite and ... Show Full Comment

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