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... I place the patch on my upper arm. You should rotate spots and not use the exact same spot for a few days. I have 3 "spots" that I place mine on my upper arm. You can also use both arms so that would be a total of 6 available spots to use. ... (5 replies)
... Hello and welcome to the boards. Many here have a wide array of experiences and can help a lot and offer quite a bit of support. ... (5 replies)
... I sure wish I could wake up close to pain free, but I know in the near future I won't be there. I'll be happy not to be miserable. ... (63 replies)

... I am not used to the size or the patch. With the Mylans I used tegaderms without a problem. ... (6 replies)
... When I was on the patch, I used to place them on my right or left groin area. It stuck really well there, and there isn't a lot of movement in that area like on my arm. ... (6 replies)
... ears and gave out lots of pain meds. I truly had no idea of addiction or withdrawls or anything like that. I can say life situations have definitely allowed me to put it all into perspective. I am in lots of pain, although definitely no hardware in me like what you are going through. ... (56 replies)
... I hate to hear this story...why? ... (56 replies)
... I realize that this forum is not the place to continually voice my discontent about a certain medication. So, after this post...I will try to limit myself. The patch experience really does offer a unique feeling when it comes to obtaining relief. ... (12 replies)
... up visit. Prior to this my pain management had been handled by my orthopedic surgeon. ... (7 replies)
... I place my patch on my stomach, either side of my belly button, since there is a natural fat layer there. The fat layer is important. ... (5 replies)
... I do have some cortisone nose spray so I'll be trying that on my next patch change. ... (18 replies)
... I was about to Post my info on Bilbo's Thread, but I saw your's, so I figured why not put it here.! Seems like Alot of people have the Same Trouble, with the Patch not sticking on. ... (6 replies)
... I am very new to the Fentanyl patch but I may be able to provide some info. ... (7 replies)
... First, look at the thread at the very top of the page here under Pain Management titled "Fentanyl patch tips". ... (15 replies)
... This is where I keep them, and I was told by Duragesic company that it was okay. ... (10 replies)
... I prefer the matrix as well and was not thrilled that I could not get Duragsic Brand and had to go with Actavis which is still the gel resevoire. I am not really fond of the Mylan but I love the size and wish they all would go to that small a patch. ... (12 replies)
... lable mg to mg available previosly only used for cancer pain, in fact it's measured in micrograms "fentanyl" Vs the most commonly prescribed opiate used for mild to moderate post surgical pain and injuries "hydrocodone". ... (2 replies)
... I used the patch for 5 years. No you cannot resuse a patch that has been removed and has dried edges. Since you didn't indicate your prior opiate history, forgive me for addressing issues you may already know. ... (7 replies)
... no itching or redness on either patch. It usually becomes intolerable at 36 hours, so this is a good sign. Aside from seeing my PM doc Monday, I'm going to try to see my homeopath on Monday as well and see if there is something natural he can give me, as I would hate to have to start taking allergy meds on a daily basis. ... (63 replies)
... I place the patch on my tummy just below my belly button to either the right or left side. That way I can rotate. ... (5 replies)

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