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Condition: Chronic Pain
5/16/2008 10:46:37 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have used this drug for about 1 and 1/2 years. It works ok, but I have to also take oxycodone, vicodin, and tylenol with codiene for breakthrough pain. I feel I need something stronger. I take 60 mg in the morning and 40 mg at night.

Condition: Chronic Pain
5/16/2008 8:26:50 PM

Reviewer: GOTCHA2, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
OXY HAS TAKEN "THE EDGE" OFF MY CRONIC BACK AND BODY PAIN.I HAVE A MORPHINE PUMP THAT HAS SALINE IN IT WHILE I'M TAKING OXY. BOTH MORPHINE AND OXY ARE EQUAL IN EFFECTIVENESS.I ALSO HAVE COPD/EMPHYSEMIA,DEGENERATIVE DISC DESEASE,OSTEOPROSIS,GERD,AND KIDNEY DAMAGE TO NAME A FEW. DESPITE THIS, I REMAIN QUITE ACTIVE AND DO THE BEST I CAN. I LOVE TO FISH- SO AS LONG AS I CAN DRAG MY BUTT ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Pain
5/16/2008 12:56:19 PM

Reviewer: bob tangert, 75 or over Male 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:
iamhappy to take this for my pians but my wief thinks i am to loppy . its good and deos thie trick. ihabe a calcofired tailbone and bones spur. ihave artritis rael bad inmye nees and feet. if i take my mediciaton 2 pill 10milograms 4times a day i cans funciton property all day, like i sad the only isshues are the loppy and constapation. i recomend this for anyone that hasd severe ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Pain
5/9/2008 10:06:28 PM

Reviewer: aprilcravens83, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
i am taking this for degenerative disc disease and spinal compression. it has worked better than other things i have tried, such as lortab, vicodin, fentanyl, and morphine. though i have break through pain and have to take percocet for that.

Condition: Chronic Pain
5/5/2008 11:15:26 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: 3

Comment:
This drug works very well for arthritic/DDD pain, but there are side effects that can be extreme for some people. Doctors are very concerned about prescribing it because the US Government prosecutes Doctors when patients abuse it, even if the patients lie to the Doctors - the Prosecutors say the Doctor should have known! (Dr. McIver got 30 years) If you take it for any length of time there will ... Show Full Comment

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