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    Condition: Breakthrough Pain in Opioid Tolerant Patients
    4/17/2008 9:20:17 PM

    Reviewer: Midge, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I had stomach cancer when I was 18 years old, which turned into lymphoma of the gastric post. I had four stomach surgeries. I am now 60 yrs old and I am dealing with systemic scleroderma and raynauds syndrome. I actually have CREST SYNDROME in which each letter in the word crest is a disease and if a person has two out of the five diseases they are considered to have crest syndrome. Unfortunetly I ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Breakthrough Pain in Opioid Tolerant Patients
    3/30/2008 1:08:12 PM

    Reviewer: 35-44 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I have been on narcotic pain managment for 12 years. This medication seems to be the only thing to relieve my breakthrough pain. I only wish there wasnt such a stigma attached to narcs in this country.

    Condition: Breakthrough Pain in Opioid Tolerant Patients
    2/9/2008 8:45:56 PM

    Reviewer: UMBrynn, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I have been on Actiq 400mcg x 6 per day now for approximately 6 months. It worked incredibly well when I first started the medicine, but again, as with every other pain med I have taken (Oxy, Vicodin, Percocet, Roxicontin, Morphine Sulphate, Tramadol, etc) it has become virtually non-helpful. I'd say by taking one, I receive about 1/2 the original relief (bringing severe chronic back pain fr ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Breakthrough Pain in Opioid Tolerant Patients
    1/23/2008 1:37:59 PM

    Reviewer: SUN, 55-64 Female 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:

    Condition: Breakthrough Pain in Opioid Tolerant Patients
    1/17/2008 12:44:19 AM

    Reviewer: joeemae24@aol.com, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I was diagnosed with RSD about 16 yrs ago.I have been on aqtic for some years now ..I wouldnt be able to go about my daily life activities without it. Unfortunately insurance companies such as mine are refusing to pay for actiq for non cancer patients. I guess constant chronic pain just isnt severe enough for them. I dont get how an insurance company can take this drug or any drug away from a pati ... Show Full Comment

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