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    Condition: Pain
    7/17/2009 11:09:43 AM

    Reviewer: 19-24 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 after back surgery. I didn't fall asleep and felt like I could do cartwheels down the halls. Worked wonderfully!

    Condition: Pain
    7/6/2009 9:06:41 AM

    Reviewer: dabo12367, 35-44 Male 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 injected with Demerol after waking up after surgery for a detached retina. The surgery required a scleral buckle to be clamped around the injured eye so it would squeeze the eye in a way that would keep the eye an oblong shape so the retina would not separate from the back of the eye during healing. The pain was incredible. When I was injected with Demerol I fell asleep within two minutes an ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Pain
    6/26/2009 7:18:19 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    treatments with this type of drug, is not like what you are thinking. sorry, but, severe illinesses, such as b.c. crohnes, severe erlos danlos sydrome, pancreatites, birth defects, joint dislocations, renal tubular acidioses, brain tumor, in which cases i have had a lot more illinesses then i'm writing, i say, demoral can be hard on taking it for your severe pains. certain drugs, i too can' ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Pain
    5/13/2009 3:06:06 PM

    Reviewer: 45-54 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 a Chronic painful life and have been told this medication will be taken off the Pexis and out of the ER's I have many allergies to narcotics EXCEPT Demerol...what do I do???

    Condition: Pain
    3/2/2009 6:16:27 PM

    Reviewer: dijeyjr, 25-34 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 had a surgery for ovarian cystostomy. I woke up in the recovery room in pain. I was given Demerol IVP and it was a wonder drug. My pain was gone and I had a deep and restful sleep.

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