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Fentanyl Patch - how long does it take for it to start working?

I started the fentenil patch 17 hours ago and I can not tell whether it is working, if it isnot going to work I am in big trouble if you know what I mean, how long does it take for the patch to work, ...

Posted 15 Jun 2012 10 answers

How long does valium stay in your system that will show up in a urine test?

I am new in pain management and going thru changes in meds, I am going thru withdrawals even though I wear a 50mcg. fentanyl patch. My valium is prescribed by my old doctor, and I have some left and ...

Posted 30 May 2012 5 answers

I have a friend that likes to chew on the fentanyl patch,how fast does that get into his blood?

system?He chew the 75 mci patchs?

Posted 29 Jun 2011 5 answers

When do Fentanyl withdrawal symptoms start after the dosage has been reduced?

I recently dropped from using a 25 mcg Fentanyl patch to using a 12 mcg patch. It seemed to me that prior to dropping to the lower dosage, that I was experiencing some withdrawal symptoms, like ...

Posted 17 Nov 2012 5 answers

What is the equivelent of fentanyl 25mcg/hr to percocet 7.5 my dr said it was 8 pills is that right?

I started a pain management plan & we were going to do 240 percocet 7.5s a month then he left for a minute & came back & said he decided to do fentanyl 25mcg/hr he said that is equivelent ...

Posted 19 Apr 2012 6 answers

How long does it take the fentanyl patch to start working?

I have severe pain in my neck & lower back. dr. put me on the fentanyl patch. I am still having pain some12 hrs later. was wanting to know how long before i would know it was working?

Posted 2 Jul 2010 3 answers

Oxycontin vs. Fentanyl patches?

I take Oxycontin and Oxycodone for breakthrough pain. The pain mgmt clinic I go to recently suggested that I might benefit from switching to Fentanyl patches. This suggestion came after (as posted in ...

Posted 14 Oct 2011 6 answers

I was prescribed Fentanyl Transdermal System 25mcg/hr patch this past Friday. I put one on every?

... three days. I've been taking Oxycodone 15mg four times a day, Oxycodone works wonders and relieves my pain so I can live a normal life. My doctor doesn't want to prescribe them anymore ...

Posted 17 Apr 2012 6 answers

Apotex Corp Fentanyl Transdermal Patches?

I was told by my pain management doctor that after getting the Mallinckrodt brand Fentanyl patches for about 3 years that it's now discontinued. Does anybody know for sure whether or not ...

Posted 12 Apr 2013 14 answers

Just got prescription for 25 mg fentanyl?

I have taking Norco 5 + years and 8 + a day. .. just wondering if this will help the pain and also worried about wd from the Norco ... I know the Norco has become a more mental things and taking ...

Posted 2 Jul 2014 2 answers

Should I pop sweat bubble from Fentanyl patch?

I use 100mcg Fentanyl patch and a tegaderm overlay to cover it. When I sweat, it creates a sweat bubble between my skin and fentanyl patch. Should I drain the sweat bubble by inserting a small pin ...

Posted 3 Jul 2014 2 answers

I was just prescribed fentanyl patch 25 .. Not working but I am having a hard time keeping it on?

Any suggestions .. Am I not getting any relief because it keeps falling off ? I've taped it on.. When it comes loose I put it back on in the same place .

Posted 11 Jun 2014 4 answers

A 50mg Fentanyl patch produces undesireable side effects. Cut it be cut in half?

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 plan does not permit increasing the Rx. The ...

Posted 21 Jun 2014 1 answer

I have been using fentanyl patches for 18 months and now upto 250 micro grams I really want to stop?

... using them and need to understand how long withdrawal will last and what can help

Posted 19 Jun 2014 1 answer

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