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Condition: Chronic Pain
4/23/2008 12:03:53 PM

Reviewer: trb8866, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been on oxycontin for over a yr & 1/2. My dosage has been increased several times, now up to 100mg 3x per day. My pain has become so bad now,I feel this dose isn't working anymore. I want to know if there are any other options out there. Increase dose again, or is there another pain med that might work better? I have spoken with my dr and they just keep saying I am already at a high ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Pain
4/18/2008 1:47:04 PM

Reviewer: scfantlt, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have had both knees recontructed, the left in 1993, the right in 1994, old football injuries. I have years later had to go in and remove the rest of my cartlage in both of my knees. The pain was server, nothing seemed to help after a while. This has helped me deal with the pain better. i am to young yet for knee replacments, so in the meantime, this for sure helps me.

Condition: Chronic Pain
4/17/2008 4:41:33 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Male (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:

Condition: Chronic Pain
4/13/2008 5:24:03 PM

Reviewer: ricco, 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: 4

Comment:
suffer with chronic back pain due to DDD. I've been told surgery is not an option due to to many bad disc. I've been on morphine, Fentynal and now oxycontin. I've found that the oxy works the best, without it work would be impossible

Condition: Chronic Pain
4/12/2008 7:45:59 PM

Reviewer: KARIN, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I AM VERY PLEASED WITH THIS MEDICINE. I HAVE CHRONIC BACK PAIN AND FAILED SURGERY.I ALSO HAVE GUILLAIN BARRE SYNDROME, NERVE DAMAGE IN BOTH LEGS & FEET. I HAVE NOT HAD ANY PROBLEMS WITH SIDE EFFECTS. I JUST WISH DOCTORS WEREN'T SO AFRAID TO GIVE IT TO US. BUT THEY KNOW ITS NOT US, ITS YOUNG KIDS TAKING IT JUST TO GET HIGH.100% HAPPY

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