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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.

Condition: Chronic Pain
3/25/2008 7:14:13 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 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 just want to say that Oxycontin has been a easy and great way to treat my chronic back pain.

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