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Posted 8 Apr 2012 by • 5 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 • 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 • 17 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 • 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 • 5 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 18 May 2017 by • 2 answers
Can you cut the patch in half to cut down on dosage
Posted 22 Aug 2016 by • 1 answer
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 21 Aug 2016 by • 0 answers
Posted 12 Dec 2015 by • 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 ...
Posted 17 Apr 2011 by • 2 answers
I have had the fentanyl patches that say duragesic which have a gel inside . I recently obtained the fentanyl patchs that say transdermal on them and they dont seem to have a gel inside . Was wondering if thier is a difference between them ?
Posted 17 Mar 2016 by • 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...
Hi guys! Question. I have been on fentanyl duragesic patches for about 8 years. Was on 125 mcgs and?
Posted 25 Oct 2015 by • 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 20 Apr 2014 by • 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
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