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Apotex Corp Fentanyl Transdermal Patches?

I was told by my pain management doctor that after getting the Mallinckrodt brand Fentanyl patches for about 3 years that it's now discontinued. Does anybody know for sure whether or not Mallinckrodt Fentanyl Transdermal patches are discontinued? He now gave me this new brand of patches by... read more

Fentanyl Patch - how long does it take for it to start working?

I started the Fentanyl patch 17 hours ago and I can not tell whether it is working, if it isnot going to work I am in big trouble if you know what I mean, how long does it take for the patch to work, I am at 17 hours and I have never used it before?

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

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!

When do Fentanyl withdrawal symptoms start after the dosage has been reduced?

I recently dropped from using a 25 mcg Fentanyl patch to using a 12 mcg patch. It seemed to me that prior to dropping to the lower dosage, that I was experiencing some withdrawal symptoms, like anxiety, being very emotional, tingling in the feet. On the day that I dropped to the 12 mcg patch I... read more

I have a friend that likes to chew on the fentanyl patch,how fast does that get into his blood?

system?He chew the 75 mci patchs?

Fentanyl - How Can I Get My patch to Stay On?

I get 15 patches every month. My perspiration is terrible if I move around a lot and then my patch seems to fall off. When this starts, how can I make it stay on? I seem to loss them often and have to put a fresh one on.

How long does Valium stay in your system that will show up in a urine test?

I am new in pain management and going thru changes in medicines, I am going thru withdrawals even though I wear a 50mcg. fentanyl patch. My Valium is prescribed by my old doctor, and I have some left and am at a point I really need to get this anxiety down for I am in pretty bad shape now. Already... read more

What works good to keep a fentanyl patch stuck on ?

I sweat alot ,and nothing seems to work?

My doctor won't give me pain meds?

I have chronic neck/arm pain from a neck injury 5 years ago. I had a c5-c6 discectomy and fusion 3 years ago. I was on 75mcg Fentanyl and 10/325 Percocet TID. I lost my insurance and was/is unable to work. I was paying out of pocket, then money ran out. Only way gov't would/could help in... read more

Was just restarted on Fentanyl patches and one fell off & wont re-stick! Help, what do I tell the Dr

So the second day I was re prescribed Fentanyl patches one fell off, I found it in my bed but cannot make it re stick! I tried tagaderms, medical tape and even duct tape! I am freaking out cause I do not want to dr to think I am misusing them, and I do know this is a huge concern with this... read more

Why would my pain medication that Im currently on not help my teeth pain?

hello everyone im on fentynal 50mcg and norco for break thru 6 a day if needed.Most days i get by great with what im on until this horrible tooth pain which comes and gos but here lately pain is frequent and bad. They say i have advanced peridontal disese ive never had a problem with my teeth until... read more

Hi. I'm a CML patient and use Fentanyl Patch. Best places to place patch on body?

I will use a tagaderm if needed as I sweat a bit more than normal. I usually place them on my chest but was curious what other experiences were on other parts of body and how that affected the drug

How long does Fentanyl stay in your system? If I wanted to start Suboxone to get off Fentanyl would?

it be safe to take the Suboxone 8-10 hours after my last dose of Fentanyl? Thanks for your time and insight.

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

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.

How long does it take the fentanyl patch to start working?

I have severe pain in my neck & lower back. dr. put me on the fentanyl patch. I am still having pain some12 hrs later. was wanting to know how long before i would know it was working?

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