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I'm trying to find a breakthrough pain med. ?

Posted 1 Aug 2014 8 answers

I'm on Nucynta ER 100mg every 12 hrs. ( 11am/11pm) I have CRPS (Complex Regional Pain Syndrome) I have burning pain 24/7 in my right foot/ankle . Also I have Neuropathy. Would Tramadol be a good choice for breakthrough ? I was taking it before I was diagnose with CRPS last January. Thank you ...

What is the current status of the Nucynta ER shortage?

Posted 13 Oct 2017 2 answers

Regarding the factory's damage from the Hurricane.

Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome - Has anyone try Neurostimulation for CRPS/RSD ?

Posted 17 Jan 2014 6 answers

was just diagnose with CRPS/2 with nerve damage. on Gabapentin now taking 900mg 3X daily. My pain dr. just put me on Nucynta ER 50mg 2Xdaily, was on tramadol 50mg every 6 hrs for the pain. Don't now weather to try neurostimulation or not. any advice out there?

Was wondering if it's ok 2 take your gabapentin (on 900mg 3X) ?

Posted 21 Feb 2014 3 answers

the same time has your pain meds (on Nucynta ER 50mg 2X). Or should I take them hour or so early then my gab ? have been on Gab. seen Sept. 2013 for nerve damage pain. (first on 300mg,went 600mg then 900mg). In Jan. I was diagnose with CRPS/2 with nerve damage to my right foot. I am new to all this ...

If I take 150mg of Nucynta ER twice a day, what can cause my UA to show no traces of Nucynta ER?

Posted 22 Dec 2017 1 answer

I am a pain specialist patient and have been for about 5 years. I take 150mg of Nucynta ER twice a day. Two months ago I was taken off 50mg of Nucynta/day for breakthrough pain. For the last several months, I have been required to have a UA. Today, I was told that the UA from last month showed no ...

Is there still a shortage of Nucynta?

Posted 14 Mar 2018 1 answer

I have been on Nucynta ER 150mg 2x/day for almost 3 years. It has worked well for me-no side effects at all. Now the pharmacy is not able to get it. How long will the shortage last? I really don't want to go through changing to another med. Most have had horrible side effects for me. I know ...

Has anyone had success with Nucynta ER for chronic migraines?

Posted 13 Aug 2014 3 answers

I have suffered with migraines for over 30 years, the last 5 or so years they have been daily and affected my quality of life. I have been on prophylactic med there is, had nerve blocks, cervical rhizotomies and botox. Desperate for a solution.

Will Nucynta ER 50 mg help with nerve pain?

Posted 4 Feb 2017 3 answers

I have severe lumbar and cervical pain and am post L5 S1 fusion one year. My pain specialist prescribed Nucynta ER 50 mg every 12 hours plus I have Percocet 10/325 mg every 6 hours. I'm still in pain but just began the Nucynta 3 days ago. Can anyone tell me if this drug will build up in ...

Tapentadol - Does nucynta make anyone else feel sad?

Posted 11 Jan 2016 2 answers

I started on Nucynta IR 75mg 3x a day 2 years ago. Did great at first but became less effective over time. Last year my Dr. switched me to Nucynta ER 150mg 2x a day. I immediately started feeling sad. Now due to insurance I couldn't afford my prescription last week ( had a coupon that I always ...

I'm not finding good pain relief with Nucynta ER 100mgs?

Posted 2 Oct 2016 2 answers

I've had chronic pain for many years. I used to have a pain management Dr. that helped me with great pain relief but he left the state and for the last 7 years I've not had regular pain meds. For the last year and a half, my new pain management Dr has been trying different pain meds, ...

Nucynta ER - can not get refilled?

Posted 21 Mar 2018 1 answer

My doctor put me on Nucynta ER 100mg. Two a day. This medicine has really helped me with my pain and I don't have any side effects. The big problem is every time I try and fill it, I have to search all over because all the drug stores tell me it's on back order. Can someone please tell me ...

Nucynta ER - On my first day of this new drug. Feel so sleepy and drowsy and to relaxed?! 200 mgs.?

Posted 22 Feb 2014 2 answers

... Don't know if this is going to work? And hate not being able to control my mind, it's scary

Back Pain - Anyone here massively dissatisfied with Nucynta ER?

Posted 21 Aug 2014 2 answers

High opioid tolerance and metabolism. Wrenched my lower back in motorcycle accident five years ago. At this juncture Nucynta ER at 500mg 3X daily along with 6mg Dilaudid as needed provides about as much relief as taking sugar cubes. Does this kissing cousin to Ulram, tightly regulated opioid ...

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