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Condition: Chronic Pain
10/6/2011 1:04:17 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This medication has caused me to experience blisters all over my body including in and around my mouth, severe headachs,feavers, and deformaty on my face and breasts.

Condition: Chronic Pain
9/27/2011 10:53:45 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Had been taking 6-8 Norco per day for many years to combat chronic low back pain. A new doc switched me to Butrans 5 months ago - first at the 5, then upped to the 10. Thanks doc!!! This patch has been a godsend - excellent pain relief with few side effects. The long-term nature of the medicine finally lets me sleep through the night (previously would wake when Norco wore off). I still take 1 ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Pain
9/21/2011 7:24:48 PM

Reviewer: RPh turned chronic pain pt, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I love the Butrans Patch (5mcg). I have been on everything from T3 to Dilaudid trying to control my pain (cancer diagnosis, chronic back pain, fibromyalgia). I could only take these meds at night or I was in a fog at work. With Butrans, I am able to get relief 24hrs/day, w/out the fog - My mind is very clear. Had a little N&V in the beginning, but has gone away. Every once in awhile I get ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Pain
9/9/2011 8:58:21 PM

Reviewer: NJ_Phil, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Was taking 2 15mg OxyCodone per day for 1 year. Felt like I was in a fog and wanted off that stuff so I tapered to 1/2 per day and switched to 10mcg Butrans. What a difference...mind is clear, no more lower back pain after 10+ years, no more thinking about the next pill, no feeling of dependency. I'm on day 5 of the 1st patch and felt relief on day 2. Let's hope it continues to work well.

Condition: Chronic Pain
8/16/2011 7:57:20 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I am on the 10mg patch and it works wonderfully for my fibro myalgia muscle pain. It does help with the arthritis, but not as well as I had hoped.

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