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Has anyone had problems with migraines while taking Oxycodone?

Posted 8 Apr 2012 by Shel53 6 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 ...

Duragesic - how long does out take for fentanyl to completely get out of your system?

Posted 15 Nov 2013 by rhonni33 6 answers

Suppose to start new medication but want to know the patch is not in my system. Thank you anybody please advise?

What's the best generic Fentanyl Patch? SANDOZ? MYLAN?

Posted 19 Dec 2009 by mitjason 29 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!

Duragesic - how do I discontinue the fentanyl patch with minimum withdrawal?

Posted 27 Sep 2013 by donami 9 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 ...

I have a resident that is allergic to morphine what is an alternative for pain?

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 18 May 2017 by DARWINGREGORY 2 answers

Can you cut the patch in half to cut down on dosage

Is thier a difference between fentanyl transdermal patch and the fentanyl duragesic patch ?

Posted 17 Apr 2011 by sptheghost 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 ?

Fentanyl Transdermal - Hi guys, question. I am a 52 year old woman and been on the duragesic patch?

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 ...

Anyone else have issues with Duragesic patch lasting only 30-36 hours in the hot weather?

Posted 22 Aug 2016 by Bignoc 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 ...

Duragesic - What about risks in diabetics?

Posted 21 Aug 2016 by sbancroft53 0 answers

Is morphine used for headaches and has any one ever used it for headaches?

Posted 15 Apr 2010 by lillolady 2 answers

does anyone take mscontin cr for headaches i have tried duragesic and oxycontin and my doctor prescribed morphine sulfate cr 30mg 3x daily and want to know if anyone uses it for that purpose and does it work for headaches

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 ...

What is conversion from 37.5 mcg fentanyl to tapentadol?

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...

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