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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of OxyContin oral.

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Condition: Chronic Pain
9/27/2008 1:16:43 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I had a serious and painful case of crohns disease .After being on percocets (being is has tylenol in it) made the agitation worse due to the tylenol.My Dr. prescribed oxycontin 40, and it definitly helped alleviate the pain.Only downside of it all since it is an intestinal tract disease, bowel movements where the only concern.But benefiber works great on keeping it all balanced.

Condition: Chronic Pain
9/26/2008 6:03:11 PM

Reviewer: T Robinson, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This medication seems to be the only one that helps me when it comes to the awful pain I deal with on a daily basis even though i hate swallowing pills

Condition: Chronic Pain
9/24/2008 12:02:59 PM

Reviewer: RA Patient, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I took oxycontin for almost two years for pain from aggressive Rheumatoid Arthritis. It worked well but I found tolerance built up quite quickly. I finally found a good RA treatment that allowed me to quit taking oxycontin. Quitting was much more difficult that I thought it would be even though I took the medication as prescribed. It took me 4 months of tapering followed by a one week cold tur ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Pain
9/23/2008 4:27:20 PM

Reviewer: asbingochic, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I am 28 and just had 4 fusions and a disc replacement in march . I just started this med and i am a little confused if it is the same as oxycodone then how many milligrams of oxycodone is actually in this medication?

Condition: Chronic Pain
9/22/2008 10:32:10 AM

Reviewer: sinamac, 45-54 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 tolerate the oxycodone much better than morphine. I take this drug for chronic back pain. Scoloysis in the lumbar area with 2 surgeries. I find I do need supplemental medicine for inbetween the time of taking the oxycontin. It makes my life worth living again. I do not feel fuzzy in my head. I can function normally and I attribute that to the time=released effect it has. I think it is a drug whe ... Show Full Comment

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