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    Condition: Pain
    9/13/2013 11:11:25 AM

    Reviewer: jaiman, 75 or over Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    one every morning, controls back pain, post T12 Fractue, and also gives excellent night sleep.

    Condition: Pain
    3/20/2013 10:38:10 AM

    Reviewer: Happyhead, 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:
    I have had chronic migraine since I was 5 years old, I have tried every drug, prescription or non-prescription, tried every treatment around and nothing every helped with my headaches. Since taking Nucynta my life has changed so dramatically my husband doens't even know who I am. The first week I was extremely nausous now I take 2 x 150mg daily and my headaches are under control. About once ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Pain
    10/7/2012 7:07:32 AM

    Reviewer: OIF2008, 19-24 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I'm a Combat Veteran suffering from chronic severe pain. Since my injuries my life has gone on a down spiral. After researching and discovering this drug I had suggested it to my Doctor. He has started me on Extended Releases. This by far, as been the most effective medicine in my battle with chronic pain. It has been years since I've felt this good. Except for a few days of stomach ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Pain
    9/7/2012 7:00:06 PM

    Reviewer: jackie J, Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I have had chronic back pain for 4 years now due to spinal stenois and herniated discs.I have been Nucenta 200 twice a day and supplement with percocets 2times a day for breakthru pain at usually 2 hours before next dose.It gives fair pain control but does not have the bad side effects as with other narcotics.I have actually had some relief and I can sleep for the first time in 4 years.I started ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Pain
    9/1/2012 11:39:09 AM

    Reviewer: tnmh77, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    been on chronic pain meds for 10 years due to 13 bone surgeries. tired of felling high but no relief. Dr. is trying timed release meds. the nucynta is the first relief I have had in a long time. wish there was more information on it. I have had severe withdrawels from duragesic patch and therfore am leery of strong meds, so when they work I worry. Anyone else feel this way? but constant pain sucks ... Show Full Comment

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