... issue. Does anyone unerstand this, why its a factor, and can i still use this medicine?
30 Sep 2010
I did some research. Not knowing your weight I checked to see what pain medicines are prescribed for gastric bypass patients. The answer was the fentynol patch being the best choice because of the patients limited ability to ingest much after surgery.
I feel very upset for you, with cancer your need for pain control is absolutely necessary. You should see a pain management specialist. God Bless and Good Luck. Stay in touch. Sable
- Fentanyl Information for Consumers
- Fentanyl Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Fentanyl (detailed)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
I went to Pain Doctors & gave Me Lortabs 10 & Roxicodone 30 & fentanyl patch 75 HOW OFTEN Can I get these drugs & If I go to ANOTHER ...
6 answers • 22 Aug 2009
"everything" suggested. I do reseach-have attended seminars & what works for me is a fentanyl patch. Bless the doctors that prescribe ...
1 answer • 22 May 2010
Hi, I am a newbie. I wanted some info about Fentanyl patch. I recently got prescribed 25 mcg for 48hrs on 15th of Oct. That patch did nothing so the ...
4 answers • 26 Oct 2010
Your days are now getting better! I am going to tell you what to use to keep your fentanyl patch on?
I have read so many post about what to use to help keep the fentanyl patch on and was surprised nobody has heard of Tegaderm. They are a clear patch ...
9 answers • 25 Dec 2012
A terminal cancer patient has been Rx'd Fentanyl 25mg but they only provide the desired analgesia for 48 hours. The patient's hospice care ...
2 answers • 21 Jun 2014