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Condition: Chronic Pain
4/16/2014 1:55:37 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I was in structured by my doctor to change patch every 7 days, it seems to only work good for about 3 maybe 4 days. I do what my DR. says and change it every 7 days.

Condition: Chronic Pain
2/20/2014 11:28:59 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 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:
Ive noticed a lot of comments indicating the high cost of the drug. Please go to Butrans website and there is discount cards available where the patient pays only 15.00/month. I have been using the patch for over a year and never paid more than 15.00. Hope this helps

Condition: Chronic Pain
2/16/2014 9:37:31 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Ruptured disc L5S1...taking Hydrocodone 7.5 325 2-3 times a day...Pain doc wanted me to try Butran patch for round the clock relief. Really wanted it to work-started with 10 patch-dizziness,depression, mild rash. Great pain relief 1st 3 days. Boosted to 20 patch for 3 days-very bad gastritis attack now and took patches off. STILL very sick to my stomach 7 days later and my spinal fusion is in 1 we ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Pain
2/1/2014 5:57:37 PM

Reviewer: edro3111, 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Had been on hydrocodone for many months as needed for knee pain and arthritis. Since I have no cartilage left in my knees that is my most painful area. I started on my very first patch yesterday (10 mcg/hr)after being off ALL pain meds for about 2 weeks and almost exactly 24 hours later became very light headed and couldn't keep my eyes open very much. Within about 4 hours things got better bu ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Pain
1/5/2014 9:03:11 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
in a lot of pain is not helping pain

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