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Condition: Chronic Pain with Narcotic Drug Tolerance
9/25/2007 4:43:16 PM

Reviewer: Ms Sam, 55-64 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:
It works very good for my pain. but it is causing such sleepiness during driving,&reading periods &just sitting for any length of time! it's just playing havoc with everything in my life. I've tried different drug's they just are not effective enough even different dose's don't help like my presen't 50mg. i've alway's had sleep problems, A v ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Pain with Narcotic Drug Tolerance
9/24/2007 10:35:53 PM

Reviewer: suziecue, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Works on my level of pain somewhat only with some other medicines to go with it-like Opana and Roxycodone. y pain never leaves me-ever

Condition: Chronic Pain with Narcotic Drug Tolerance
9/22/2007 2:37:19 PM

Reviewer: Mechanager, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
The only medication that allows me to sleep and does not make me feel sick to my stomach.

Condition: Chronic Pain with Narcotic Drug Tolerance
9/21/2007 6:55:20 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I take fentanyl patches for chronic pain. They are effective at managing pain so that I can work, but even at the highest dose it does not control all of my pain. I have to use other medications in addition to this one. Side effects minimal. Biggest complaint is finding the correct brand so that the patch does not fall off by losing its adhesiveness.

Condition: Chronic Pain with Narcotic Drug Tolerance
9/18/2007 5:33:54 PM

Reviewer: quandalina, 35-44 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I found out after having surgery that I don't respond to narcotics like Morphine. They administered the Fentanyl patch. It worked in terms of pain relief, but it was a crazy experience. I had hallucinating, was extremely sleepy, slurred speech at times, and had very shallow breathing. I couldn't have made it though the pain without Fentanyl, but the side effects were outrageous & ma ... Show Full Comment

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