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What's the best muscle relaxant available with a prescription? All opinions wanted!

Posted 21 Dec 2009 by mitjason 47 answers

I'm about to start a skeletal muscle relaxant for physical therapy and need your help! Here are a list of skeletal muscle relaxants. Please select the one you have had the best results with and let me know about it! I would appreciate it so much! Thanks in advance! -Carisoprodol (Soma) ...

If I take 150mg of Nucynta ER twice a day, what can cause my UA to show no traces of Nucynta ER?

Posted 22 Dec 2017 by kcgracey 1 answer

I am a pain specialist patient and have been for about 5 years. I take 150mg of Nucynta ER twice a day. Two months ago I was taken off 50mg of Nucynta/day for breakthrough pain. For the last several months, I have been required to have a UA. Today, I was told that the UA from last month showed no ...

Is Robaxin 500 or 750 a good substitute for metaxalone 800 as a maintenance drug?

Posted 1 Oct 2016 by chusk47 1 answer

It would be for chronic pain post C2-S1 surgeries. Rx for Robaxin is prn for breakthrough pain. Metaxalone is tid. maintenance

How I can convince my Dr to allow me to use a breakthrough medication when I begin taking Hysingla?

Posted 21 Feb 2016 by Spikeshome 0 answers

I am anxious about changing from the Fentanyl 25 mcg patches that I use once every three days and the Percocet 7.5 mg tablets I take three times a day to this Hysingla 40 mg starting after my appt with my Dr tomorrow afternoon. I am very skeptical about it lasting all day. I will have moments ...

Whats the difference between breakthrough pain related to chronic pain and cancer breakthrough pain?

Posted 29 Aug 2015 by LogisticsMom 2 answers

My insurance company is denying me using Subsys because I don't have breakthrough pain related to cancer. I have severe breakthrough pain at least 4 times a day and I have Interstitial Cystitis (Inflammation of the Bladder). I am currently on Opana 10mg 1-2 tablets every 6 hours, Baclofen 10 ...

Having issues with dosage of Gabapentin?

Posted 28 Mar 2015 by Tee6759 6 answers

Hello Everyone, it's been a long time since I've been here. After dealing with losing my only child and then my husband, I've been a mess. My pain levels are unreal. My doctor has prescribed Gabapentin 800mg tablets, 3 pills 3x a day! That's 2400mg 3 times a day! I just ...

Has anyone had a gastric pacemaker for gastroparesis?

Posted 25 Feb 2013 by Tee6759 5 answers

I had one implanted in November, 2011. My stomach had completely quit working. Im curious to know if anyone else has had this procedure. How has it impacted your medication actions? How has it acted with the food you eat? I heard that this condition usually affects diabetics. I would love to hear ...

I'm trying to find a breakthrough pain med. ?

Posted 1 Aug 2014 by tj_1159 8 answers

I'm on Nucynta ER 100mg every 12 hrs. ( 11am/11pm) I have CRPS (Complex Regional Pain Syndrome) I have burning pain 24/7 in my right foot/ankle . Also I have Neuropathy. Would Tramadol be a good choice for breakthrough ? I was taking it before I was diagnose with CRPS last January. Thank you ...

Gastroparesis and taking my meds, a delay in meds working?

Posted 26 Jan 2013 by Tee6759 2 answers

Ever since I was diagnosed in '07/2011, it seems to me that it takes much longer for my meds to take affect. I have a pacemaker implanted to make my stomach work. I'm wondering if anyone else has experienced this type of situation. I can take my tramadol and it takes up to 4 hours to get ...

Chronic Pain - I have severe pain, and take 2 different meds, 1 is long lasting, and I also take?

Posted 5 Feb 2014 by pamelambell 6 answers

... another med for breakthrough pain. This is just one of many diagnoisis that i have wrong and all results in horrific pain.I see a pain specialist now for 5 months. The one med for long lasting pain is opana er 20mg which now results in terrible sick headaches which put me to bed in a dark room. ...

I suffer from chronic pain, why does my pain medicine state its for breakthrough pain?

Posted 1 Nov 2012 by Demona 1 answer

I have degenerative disc disease, scoliosis, broke my C4, have arthritis and a ruined ankle (5 tweaked tendons).

Update and need help! As many of you know, I had an SNS placed in my back, and I did it ASAP AFTER?

Posted 20 May 2012 10 answers

the excellent results of the trial, with real hope of dancing at my son's wedding this coming Saturday, and possibly giving up the walker. I simply can't face the idea of using a walker to walk my son down the aisle, among other things. Needless to say, it was a failed surgery for ...

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