took patch off due to getting sick from the minute I put it on
Hi, some people don't do well with Fentanyl. Sickness is one of the common side effects. Speak to you doctor about this and he will advise you about the next step to take... in the meantime, as long as you aren't experiencing dizziness or breathing difficulties, you will be fine to sleep. Maybe set your alarm for a sensible time so you don't over sleep. Make sure you keep hydrated also
When you say "took patch off... from the minute I put it on", do you mean that literally? Or was there some time that you actually used it?
I would think you should be fine to sleep, just as Delila said, set an alarm for yourself if need be. Why are you afraid to sleep? Do you feel drugged up?
Also, how many micrograms were you prescribed? You may have had too large of a dose. What does "sick" mean, vomiting or something else?
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