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Posted 8 Apr 2012 by Shel53 • 4 answers
My long lasting pain medicine, Duragesic 100, which I've been taking for several years isn't working properly & I'm considering discussing Oxycodone with my PM doctor. However several years ago, when I was first injured, I tried taking Percodan or Percocet, can't remember ...
Posted 15 Nov 2013 by rhonni33 • 3 answers
Suppose to start new medication but want to know the patch is not in my system. Thank you anybody please advise?
Posted 19 Dec 2009 by mitjason • 12 answers
I heard that the MYLAN brand is the best do to the size and adhesive properties. I also heard that the SANDOZ brand is exactly the same as the brand name Duragesic. Any help would be appreciated! Thanks!
Posted 24 Mar 2013 by mabeemon • 6 answers
I need something for her that is in patch form or that can be given rectally she is terminal and has long history of pain and is unable to take morphine/duragesic/fentanyl.
Posted 27 Sep 2013 by donami • 3 answers
Due to constant back pain,I have taken hydrocodone for 2 yrs. It stopped working.I had back surgery in August 2013. 2 mos. prior to surgery and now at 1 month post surgery, I have been using fentanyl pain patch (12 mcg). How do I discontinue the patch with minimum withdrawal? The surgery has ...
Posted 8 days ago by Bignoc • 0 answers
I've been on Duragesic since 2005, I started at 25MG every 72 hours but as pain got worse(so I thought) and my body demanding more, I went to 150MG every 48 hours, I've since weaned down to 75MG every 48 hours with the help of my new pain management doctor but as I tried to go to 50MG ...
Posted 17 Mar 2016 by tiggerknits • 0 answers
I am currently taking 50 mcg of Duragesic (fentanyl). Pain doc dropping me to 37.5 mcg. Has me check out this drug... from side effects I read they are bad. Fentanyl works great! But he may switch me. I have prior anxiety, panic attacks and PTSD...
Posted 12 Dec 2015 by Trkey • 5 answers
... at 125 mcg for about 10 years. Moved to another state and lost my pain care doctor. Anyway, all the docs here are in the state of mind of "you have to get off that now "!! Am not able to find one anywhere to continue my pain control program. Anyway, I have weaned down from 125mcg to ...
Hi guys! Question. I have been on fentanyl duragesic patches for about 8 years. Was on 125 mcgs and?
Posted 25 Oct 2015 by Trkey • 2 answers
... am weaned to 75mcg. New doc wants me completely off. These have been very good at controlling my pain and don't really understand why. Anyway, does anyone know of any non narcotic chronic pain med that works well and will help control withdrawal symptoms when weaning and when taking that ...
Posted 19 Nov 2015 • 1 answer
Posted 1 Oct 2015 • 1 answer
I recently decided to stop oxicodone^ and upped my dosage from 75 to 100 of the patch. The oci^did nothing. I know I'll need something for breakthrough pain and want to know if a different form of duragic^could be used for this purpose safely, Thanks
Posted 9 Sep 2015 by trablu • 0 answers
This isn't nearly enough to allow me to ŕest and relieve the páin so that I may keep up with my daily chores . Was on a 50mcg Duragesic patch every 48 hours and 15 MG roxy for breakthrough pain . My insurance changed so my doctor did as well . I found another doc That rx'd the ...
Posted 13 Aug 2015 by RhondaSB • 0 answers
I was dismissed from my last pain management md, pretty much for no reason. I had been going to him for the last 6+ years. I have been in compliance with my meds, although poorly controlled. He always made it clear that didn't like me much and his notes reflected that he didn't believe me ...
Posted 21 Oct 2014 by Mackintosh • 1 answer
I have a few leftover pills of Exalgo ER @ 12 mg each that I happened upon today and since losing a 50 mcg./hr fentanyl transdermal patch to the shower once this month (dang it all!) I have only one more 50 mcg patch left for appx 4-5 days; Can I remove the current patch (changing is overdue) & ...
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