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Med that can replace fentanyl?

Posted 5 Feb 2017 by nomorepain99 0 answers

Have gone from 150mcg fentanyl patch to 25mcg patch in less than 1 year... is there another med that would help with pain relief. I have degenerate joint disease and have constant back pain..hate side effects from fentanyl... please help

I had gotten toxic neurophy of my legs from chemotheraphy took me 3 years to find something to help?

Posted 5 Jan 2017 by candybar55 1 answer

they finally put me on fentanyl patch 75 mg been on it for 6 years and now its starting to wear off before the 3rd day so I told my doctor and now they want to take me off the patch and put a stimulator in my back and take me off the patch some each month if I don't have the patch on I cant ...

How effective is the Fentinal patch with a person who has spinal stenosis?

Posted 4 Mar 2016 by Berly2u 2 answers

My mom is 80 years old and just had major back surgery 3 weeks ago. She has spinal stenosis as well as dementia and is in excruciating pain. No medication has helped at all and I have been trying to get a doctor to prescribe the Fentinal patch for her. She has had no relief of pain from spinal ...

I need HELP OTC ASAP for Fentanyl Patch 100 mcg/hr Acute Withdraw. I am 54, female?

Posted 18 Feb 2015 by Maxiedoodle 4 answers

I had to remove my patch due to a painful red rash that developed underneath it. I am 100% out of patches now until 2/19/15 Tomorrow late afternoon. I am also out of breakthrough pain med. Only Soma 350 mg (prescribed 3x's a day), Trazadone 100 mg at bedtime left. My right leg is so cramped, ...

I am using the Watson brand Fentanyl patch, by the end of the 2nd day it is dry/empty! What do I do?

Posted 17 Apr 2015 by jlenamon 3 answers

I have been using the Fentanyl patches now for a couple of months. And I notice that by the end of the second day, the patch is practically dry/empty. They say it is supposed to last for 3 days ... Mine most definitely do not!!! What would be causing this, ... And what am I supposed to do about the ...

Anyone on Watson patches, are they gel filled? I would love to see what they look like?

Posted 5 Jan 2015 by NancyNurseRN 1 answer

I am being forced to change pharmacies right away due to insurance coverage. I have not been happy with any gel filled patches, not for the pain control or their ability to stay on. The pharmacy I wanted to change to carries Watson brand and when I asked they told me they are not gel filled, yet ...

What is difference in a butran patch and fentanyl patch?

Posted 22 Apr 2013 by Sarah Fisher 3 answers

I have a butran 10 patch and was wondering if fentanyl patch would give more relief for my fibromyalgia pain

Bottom line: Which brand works the best & sticks the longest?

Posted 9 Jun 2013 by slperry 2 answers

Pharmacy switches brands on me just about every month. If I could figure out the best brand & one that would stay on, I could have them stay with that brand.

How long can the fentanyl patch be worn for ?

Posted 17 Dec 2012 by jafelder2424 4 answers

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