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Condition: Chronic Pain
3/31/2008 11:40:33 PM

Reviewer: loudlady, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been on oxycontin 40 mg ever 8 hours 3x aday for about 4 years. my doctor retired now the doctor that took her place only wants to give me 20 mg 2x aday.this medicne has worked great for me why will this other doctor cut my medicne down by a 3rd.Ican,t make it on this amount what on earth can I do?Ineed help I will go into withdrawerals nad I'm 65 yrs old wirh chornic back and leg pain.

Condition: Chronic Pain
3/30/2008 6:08:32 PM

Reviewer: bookkeeper23, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This medication is not good for people. Also family members are upset at seeing the person they love live in a somewhat high existence. It may help pain but you lose quality of life.

Condition: Chronic Pain
3/28/2008 10:56:05 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been on this med for quite sometime. Other than the occcasional constipation I had considered many other alternatives including suicide. This med has literally saved my life, I have failed low back surgery and nothing would even touch the pain. Once again I have my family back!!!

Condition: Chronic Pain
3/28/2008 2:29:53 AM

Reviewer: loudlady, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
It makes my pain ease down so that I can do my normal routeen daily choir

Condition: Chronic Pain
3/26/2008 2:52:53 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Generic is not as effective, it is worth it to spend a little extra for the name brand. Is great for long term chronic pain, and much better then taking the every 3-4 hour drugs. Only side effect for me is a little fog brain.

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