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Posted 3 Oct 2015 by • 3 answers
... take effect. Taking a 75 mg patch every 48 hrs. I have been taking 8 mg Hydromorphone tablet every three to fours hours for the last four years. Suffered a TBI - Brain bleed two vessels at brain stem broke open from Trauma. Very lucky to be alive but headaches are over the top!!!
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 31 Mar 2014 by • 1 answer
What is the difference between a Ratio Fentanyl Patch and the Fentanyl Foil patches???
Posted 25 Aug 2014 by • 1 answer
Hydrocodone 10/325 or butrans patch, sorry idk if can ask these kind of questions new to the site.
Posted 21 Apr 2015 by • 6 answers
... when you take a shower??? Does it get ruined when it gets wet? The md said not to worry, it would still be effective. I'm just not sure I believe that. I was hoping to hear the experiences of actual users! Thanks much!
Posted 7 Feb 2014 by • 3 answers
Is there a plan to release a transdermal patch lidocaine and gabapentin for chronic pain?
Posted 24 Apr 2015 by • 3 answers
... mcg/hr of the Mylan brand, and I like the fact that it's small and that the adhesive is strong. What brand are you on, and do you like it? My favorite brand was Teva (brown patch with an Aluminum backing) but the company stopped manufacturing it.
I need help finding a decent fentanyl matrix patch since Sandoz and Teva are unavailable. Thank you?
Posted 22 Sep 2018 by • 1 answer
My question is about the availability of different transdermal fentanyl patches. I'm aware the gels are now unavailable, which I've never tried anyway. I've always used the matrix and have had problems in the past with certain patches not lasting 72 hours. Until I used the 50mcg ...
Posted 23 Oct 2014 by • 3 answers
I have been taking 200mcgs.for 3 years then moved to 300mcgs. suddenly they only worked for 48 hours and now only 24 hours and the second morning wake up in a withdrawal state.Why is this happening?
Posted 9 Nov 2014 by • 1 answer
It is reassuring to hear that transdermal T gels (Androgel, Testogel and Testim) can significantly improve sexual function. Specifically, I would like some feedback on the effect of these transdermal testosterone gels on the following aspects of sexual function: 1) Rigidity of erection upon sexual ...
Posted 12 Jan 2016 by • 3 answers
I have been on the Fentanyl transdermal patch and tramadol ever since my back injury/botched surgery and degenerative disc disease showed up. I sweat when i get out of the shower! I never know when an episode is coming on! I could just be relaxing watching tv and out of nowhwere, BOOM, I am in a ...
Posted 18 Feb 2015 by • 3 answers
... the 72 hours it's supposed to? I don't mean by sticking, I have Tegaderm for that... just the effects. I've found staying as cool as possible helps but it still starts to give out at the 60(ish) hour mark.
Posted 7 Apr 2015 by • 4 answers
Anyone out there on Fentanyl patches, have you ever used them in areas other than chest, flanks, back or arms? I am wondering if anyone has tried using the thigh? I called the company who makes mine and they had no answer for me because the thigh was not an area used in trials.
Posted 22 Mar 2016 by • 1 answer
... all meds out of my system. Had something I was taking that made me just feel like I wasn't even alive! How long does it generally take to start receiving a therapeutic affect from the patch? I have forgotten everything about it!
Posted 21 Oct 2014 by • 1 answer
I have a few leftover pills of Exalgo ER @ 12 mg each that I happened upon today and since losing a 50 mcg./hr fentanyl transdermal patch to the shower once this month (dang it all!) I have only one more 50 mcg patch left for appx 4-5 days; Can I remove the current patch (changing is overdue) & ...