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    Condition: Pain
    8/30/2008 7:37:40 PM

    Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    Suffer in chronic pain from Chiari Malformation and Syringomyelia which causes (for me) terrible headaches that just don't go away-have had 6 surgeries in total for this. While this medication works well at the begining-it is a short acting medication-which I found out from my doctor-and for me the 8mg never lasts the full 6 hours (for me that's how many hours it was prescribed for). How ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Pain
    6/26/2008 6:01:17 AM

    Reviewer: sam, 13-18 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I hated this. I was taking lots of meds because i had cancer and when i started vomitting we had to see what caused it.This is too hard on your stomach.

    Condition: Pain
    6/15/2008 3:02:08 PM

    Reviewer: Iowan, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    Subacromial smoothing and acromioplasty for rotator cuff disorders. Had the srgery due to terrible shoulder pain whil lifting my arm over my head. Hydomorphone seems to work great except for raised anxiety/depression

    Condition: Pain
    6/6/2008 11:29:53 PM

    Reviewer: 19-24 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I broke my right leg and badly broke my right scaffoid in my arm at the same time and I was given percocet which did not do anything so they gave me 2mg of this and it made me have really weird thoughts and instant depression. Be careful when you first take it because of suicidal thoughts. I have doctor friends that have had to take it and it caused them the ssame thing at first but mine never w ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Pain
    5/27/2008 12:28:21 PM

    Reviewer: gsanderson1, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    WHile I realize that I was on a much stronger medication (Fentora 600 microgram), this medication is not effective at all as compared to the Fentora. The side effects all add to the overall ineffectiveness of the medication.

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