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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Demerol Inj.

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33 Total User Reviews

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1-5 of 21 Next»
Condition: Pain
8/31/2010 4:18:12 PM

Reviewer: GamecockGirl97, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I was given an injection of Demerol and Toradol for a migraine that did not respond to my abortive medication. I went home and slept and when I woke up, my migraine was gone. It was definitely worth the minor pain of the shot.

Condition: Pain
3/17/2010 3:25:55 PM

Reviewer: swuggygirl, 19-24 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:
When I was treated with demerol inj I was in the hospital for abdominal pain. The medicine was fast acting, it didn't make me itch like morphine did, and my pain decreased significantly.

Condition: Pain
1/27/2010 1:35:54 PM

Reviewer: moniquea, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
sometime the medication give's a different feeling as other's. meaning at time it is more effective as to other time's..

Condition: Pain
9/10/2009 8:44:54 PM

Reviewer: shadylady, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I was given this drug following my hysterectomy. I woke up in terrible pain and after several attempts w/another drug I was finally given demerol and experienced almost instant relief. The only problem was that it had to be given in the hip through a large bore needle rather than through the iv so after 3 days both of my hips were black and blue. But it was well worth it for the excellent pain rel ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Pain
8/8/2009 2:18:37 PM

Reviewer: Mandy, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
No doctors will prescribe this med that actually works for my chronic pain. I was in a 'Demerol clinic,' but was switched to Dilauded.

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