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... expensive pain medication for chronic back pain. I hope this is clearing up my frustrations, questions, and concerns somewhat. If not, it's because of the dumb Fentenyl Patch making me feel "drugged up" JK. Lol. Ok. The first visit I had with him, he prescribed Oxycontin. I bought 10 and they helped greatly. ... (6 replies)
Fentanyl patches
Dec 3, 2007
... for about two weeks was then released with two 75 micro gram Fentenyl patches, she went to sleep after a visit from home health care nurses and a very good dinner and when 6. ... (2 replies)
... Hi, I know the frustrations trying to keep the patches on sometimes. Especially in the summer when you sweat more and may be in the pool or the ocean. ... (6 replies)

... If the patches are sticking and you change them every 48 hours and aren't getting adequate relief, than you may just need a higher dose... ... (6 replies)
... Lidocaine patches are topical and there is no anti inflammatory in it. You put them on the painful area for 12 hours a day, then take them off..... ... (5 replies)
... ankle back into better shape, TENS units, ice, heat patches, topical ointments and even lidocaine patches might all be used in the treatment program... ... (5 replies)
... Am I likely to have the same allergy issues with a Fentenyl patch? ... (9 replies)
... ould only have the brand duragesic. When the shortage came about, I was able to try the sandoz brand and I thought it was as good as the brand. It seems the gel patches work better for the majority of pain patients. That said, there are some who swear by the mylan brand and would not use anything else. ... (4 replies)
Methadone?
Aug 15, 2006
... tart everybody low and titrate up with Methadone. It can be an unpredictable drug and everyone reacts differently on it. Just because you were on Morphine and Fentenyl patches prior doesn't really matter when it comes to the starting dose. ... (6 replies)
Lortab
Nov 11, 2005
... Austinjj: I had lung surgery about three years ago and I was on Duragesic (Fentenyl) patches at the time. When I came out of surgery I went to ICU and they left the patch on (and even changed it once) and I had Dilaudid and Morphine as well. The important thing and you might think or ask about going home with Oxycodone. It is made without Tylenol or apap like is in... (4 replies)
... I had totally forgot I posted this question, and want to apoligize to BullyMom for not answering sooner. Thank you so much, and I appreciate your advice. I think the patches I use are called Fentenyl (SP?), but I don't use them every night. Sometimes I just rub Aspercreme on my hands and back, or use a little Ben Gay on my back. I was just concerned about using the cream... (5 replies)
... allanbruce...Yeah, if you think that the patches would help you better than i would see about getting put back on those. You have to have some quality of life. ... (34 replies)
... Hi, Good to hear from ya. I didn't have any trouble at all with the placement of the wires, it was right on track. And also, it is much better than the trial one was - works better. I can actually stand for over 5 min. without any leg or hip pain now. I was unable to even stand in a line at a store without a cart to lean on. I had to take my cane with me. I am swimming... (20 replies)
... n the Duragesic 75mcg every two days, with Dilaudid for breakthrough pain. The Actiq or Fentora are a oral form of Fentenyl, used ONLY for breakthrough pain. The patches last up to 3 days, whereas the oral forms only last for a very short time, like maybe 3 hours. ... (9 replies)
... Hi Vickie: KathyMac brings out some good points in the prescribing of Methadone for CP patients, but there are some others I think. It hasn't been all that many years that physcians were able to prescribe Methadone for Chronic Pain Patients. The same applys to Fentenyl (the Duragesic patches), it was only given to terminal cancer patients. It was reserved, so to speak,... (12 replies)
... mcg patches every 48 hours. I think without a doubt, Meth offers the best pain relief and without any BT meds. ... (6 replies)
... with Roxicodone, 30 mg q 4h, prn. So you see, I've been at rather high doses of other meds. The Fentenyl was 100 mcg TID, with the Roxi for BT. ... (9 replies)
... Let's see, I've been on Tylenol #4, Hydrocodone, Oxycodone, Oxycontin, Fentenyl (Duragesic patches) and Methadone. Although I have a high tolerance due to being on meds for a long time, plus a fast motabilism due to only having about a third of my stomach left (surgery for perforated ulcer), I think the best is most likely the Methadone, which I'm on now. I take 180 mg of... (5 replies)
... Hi Everybody: I'm not sure if I'm writing this to everyone or I'm writing to Tina and Hopeful, but I wanted to add a couple thoughts based on Tina's previous note. I think they just come from the fact I've been on the medication (Methadone) as well as several others over the years, so I've learned a lot by experience. As far as medication to sleep, Klonopin helps and tends... (9 replies)
... Hi Mike: I assume your Oxycontin is three times a day dosing. There's really nothing specific to tell you. Your doctor probably told you how Oxy works. You'll get approximately 5 mg of Oxy within an hour of taking it. About 5-6 hours in, the pill releases the other 5 mg. Most people find that two times a day dosing is not sufficent. Even though the manufactures claim it... (9 replies)


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