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Jul 10, 2009
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Jul 12, 2006
... meds, I never found oral dilaudid to be anywhere near as effective as an IV drip of the same med. Different drugs have different half lifes or duration and oral dilauid has a fairly short half life. ... (7 replies)
... Hey Conductor, Dialaudid or hyrdromorphone comes in 2,4 and 8 mg tablets it also comes in 5mg per ml solution. Dilauid HP is is a potent injectable version of 1mg per ml. ... (3 replies)

Prialt experiance
Nov 10, 2007
... I agree with butterfly, I have a pump and what they gave you during a trial was no where near 7.5 mgs of dilaudid. It would have taken weeks to work a dose up that high without killing you. What was you last oral dose before going to the pump. If you have a medtronics synchromed pump, It has a side port they can run dye through and check cath placement with flouoscopy. Has... (5 replies)
Oxy or dilaudid
Apr 19, 2006
... Hey Honda, hydromorphone is generic Dilaudid, IV it's very effective for post op pain but I was never impressed with oral dilaudid, it has a short half life which makes 4 hour dosing a long wait. AS far as the benefit of he 8mg tablet, the only benefit is paying twice as much to only have to swallow one 8mg tab instead of two tiny 4 mg tabs. Even the generic version is... (3 replies)
Newbie needs Help
Mar 29, 2006
... n and I have back pain. Oxy does have a longer half life than hydromorphone and morphine. It comes in 15mg and 30 mg tablets but if your used to taking 24 mgs of dilauid at a time, your going tohave to take 5 30mg Roxicdone at a time and it's about 4 times the cost. ... (10 replies)
BT Medication
Oct 17, 2005
... we both seem tyo be on today, I hope you don' mind chatting. I have a dilema. I'm really not hapy with dilaudid in the pump. I know I'm getting considerably more dilauid than morphine but I'm not getting the relief. ... (7 replies)
... The one week for dilauid 2mg for high. ... (32 replies)
... she called 911 and was taken to hosp, i could hear them communicating with er doctor who intructed them to give me dilauid and valiun in my IV. i spent the the next 4 days in the hospital on a morphine pump because of that idiot dr who gave me the steroid inj's in my back. ... (5 replies)
Jun 5, 2011
... well let me tell you what happened to me when when i agreed to facet injections, first of all it hurt like heck and i practically jumped off tabble and dr told me this was "normal" and i limped out of office and he also gave me rx for percocet 10/325. later that nite the pain grew more and more intense and i was in tears-i then found that i could not walk at all and was in... (3 replies)
... risk of developing a granuloma at the tip of the cath in my intrathecal space because Morpine isn't as soluable as fentanyl or dilaudid, so they switcched me to dilauid which took another 2 months and 8 adjustments. ... (9 replies)
... Dilaudid is hydromorphone, very potend stuff, probbaly stronger than morphine. Ask the doc if he can prescribe you the 20mg Oxynorm Or Dilauid syrup for breakthrough, rather than 5mg Endone Also, ask him about low dose Largactil, apparently it realy does give your narcotics some extra potency. If the doc doesnt go for Largactil, try adding Phenergan 25mg three times a... (4 replies)
Mscontin dosages
Jun 9, 2008
... all insurance and spent a couple years onn methadone before having the pump implanted 3 years ago. Started on morphne and after about a year they switched me to dilauid to go further between refills. Aside from the pump all I use now is oxycodone for BT and soma. ... (11 replies)
... rease past the point of titration. I started with morphine and my doc became concerned about granulomas so he swithed me to dilaudid after 18 months, We titrated dilauid which tok about 2 months and i haven't needed an adjustment since. ... (16 replies)
... Morphine is hardly the stongest med and have had 3 major back surgeries and given the choice of PCA morphine or PCA dialaudid, I would choose dilauid hands down. ... (4 replies)
... after an extraction. I was sent from the oral surgeon to the ER and admitted to a room within hours, had a consult with an infectious disease doc and was on PCA dilauid and IV antiB's within 3 hours of being admittted. ... (9 replies)
... Hi Whaler the Conversion from any oral dose to a pump isn' quite as simple as as a math problem. The main reason being that you may be able to tolerate the pump med much beter than the oral med and be able to go higher with a pump than you ever could have tolerated with a an oral or /transdermal system First off, if the transdermal dose was so great, you wouldn't have... (4 replies)
... ng the spionous process. As far as pain meds, in the hospital IV patient controlled anesthesia can certainly deliver more meds than your presently taking and IV dilauid is much more effecient than oral dilaudid. When you come home they make plenty of stronger meds. ... (5 replies)
... Hi Gurl 79, That's pretty much what all PM programs were prior to oxyContin hittin the market. Percs were used for post op pain and there was nothing besides dilauid but you had to be dying to get that. ... (12 replies)
... With medicare a refill of dilauid or morphine cost me about 40 bucks for the entire itemzed break down, from rechecking the telemetry to the medication and the doc to do it. ... (4 replies)

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