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... One thing I forgot - how long have you been on the patch? It takes time to build up in your system, and your dr. should have given you MORE short acting medication to use while the patch was getting into your body. It can take 5-7 days for it to even out and give you a steady amount of medication. A problem w/ the patches is that there is a lot of variability in how well... (11 replies)
... I have seen no difference among any of the MS Contin. I just get whichever the pharmacy has on hand. ... (3 replies)
... I've been using MS Contin for over a year now, and doing pretty well on it. ... (2 replies)

... t relief until i did research on my own and my wonderful family doctor wanted to help enough that he went to some pain management clinics and agreed to put me on ms contin. it was a light switch coming on and i had a life again. ... (8 replies)
... or a quantity limit, which would be good to know ahead of time. Best wishes. ... (4 replies)
... both at the same time. Splitting up the dose more may also make the side effects more tolerable, especially with a relatively short acting long acting med like MS Contin. ... (8 replies)
... Hi there Kate! Thank you for the reply!! I did do a whole lot of calling around today to our local pharmacies & Holy Cow let me tell you what 98% of them were twice as much on pricing as my regular pharmacy! Like you, where I get my meds filled I am getting their "only generic" formulated for each of my meds already! It sucks! Yes it may seems as I'm lucky compared to some... (4 replies)
... Med prices can drastically change when a pharmacy switches generic brands. This happened on my one med I have to pay cash for recently... ... (4 replies)
Generic Opana ER ?
Jun 15, 2013
... Which one are you getting the best pain relief from? ... (22 replies)
... I take lortab 10/500 and I've had the qualitest and watson and the watson is the best, I think. The qualitest had a bad smell and they made me so sleepy and sometimes sick to my stomach and didn't help the pain that much. The watson helped the pain and I had no side effects. That's me but others might have had better luck with other brands. (7 replies)
... Since the only LA med my insurance will cover is MS Contin I thought I'd find out what some opinions are on what brand works the best. ... (7 replies)
... it ever a nightmare for me. i did have good coverage with the brand name but could NEVER ever even come close to that level of coverage once i was placed on the generic crap? ... (6 replies)
... there's so little specific info on how this time release works, that's partly why I'm curious. Also am curious to find out so that I can better decide what the best dosing schedule for me might be. Anyways... thanks again. I've read a lot of your posts and you're always so helpful, and I really appreciate it. ... (4 replies)
... Only one of the pharmacies I contacted was willing to order specific generics. The pharmacist said she would check on the cost of different generics for MS Contin and Oxyodone Ir. Most pharmacists told me that they stocked Malinkrodt and wouldn't change their orders for a regular customer. ... (20 replies)
... but all production lines suffer variances in quality. Brand name manufacturers are just as dependent on the quality of bulk, raw materials as are the makers of generic drugs. ... (42 replies)
... o get me to a pain level of 5 out of 10, and I would be happy with that. We've done that for years now and it works well. I recently switched from methadone to generic MS Contin and it took a number of months to get the dose to the point I could say my pain was at a 5. ... (4 replies)
MS CONTIN vs. MSIR
Aug 30, 2004
... blood levels of morphine, can be achieved by breaking the 15 mg MSIR in half and taken every 4 hours. If she wasn't given capsules, Hopefilly with generic pills she can cut them in half. ... (2 replies)
... harmacy! Going from a medication which stays quite steady in your system to something with a lower half life could be even more of an adjustment. Oxycontin and MS Contin for example are dosed more frequently. ... (2 replies)
Kadian vs. Avinza
Jun 26, 2014
... ing 24 hours out of Avinza, so it could be worth a try before going to a different med, assuming you were doing well on the Kadian. Interesting they won't cover generic Kadian but will cover the brand name Avinza. It must end up being cheaper for them. What does your doctor suggest? ... (2 replies)
... I always get confused what the generic name is for each. Kadian capsules and MS Contin pills both have generics, but not Avinza capsules. ... (4 replies)


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