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  1. duragesic patch
    ... my chronic nerve pain. So she gave me to try the " duragesic patch" she started me out on the lowest dosage, ... would benefit me better. Is anyone else taking the duragesic patch? And have you gotton good pain relief from ... worried about liver toxicity. no danger of that with the duragesic . I had major back surgery 20 months ago and i still ... have a lot of pain but the duragesic works wonders in alleviating it with the added benefit...
    ... worried about liver toxicity. no danger of that with the duragesic . I had major back surgery 20 months ago and i still ... have a lot of pain but the duragesic works wonders in alleviating it with the added benefit...
    ... Pain sometimes we have no choice. I too am on the Duragesic Patch 75mg. I have been on it for about 6 months, ... has really given me back somewhat of a life.. Before Duragesic I laid in bed curled up with a heatng pad daily, was ... couldn't accomplish anything. Now that I have been on Duragesic I can do so many things that I could not do before ... obtain them free of charge from the company that makes Duragesic , just call the number on the back of your box they...

  2. shoreline OR WHO EVER WANT`S TO GIVE OPINION
    ... binder and and Kappa receptor blocker. The reason why Duragesic is difficult to transition to other opiates is because ... experience differential withdrawal when switching from Duragesic to another opiate. If your presently dependent ... on Duragesic , Physically that is, it will send you into immediate ... drops down to 12.5 increments making discontinuing Duragesic much easier. Are you planning on DCing all opiates...
    ... a large coverlet adhesive patch to place over the Duragesic patch. There are many options. Hang in there, Shore...

  3. Oxycontin tolerance and wd's
    ... and the meds make me a little fuzzy. I was on the Duragesic patch before the Oxycontin, and I was so paranoid...
    ... your life. He was the one who told me to go on the Duragesic patch, because I was anorexic from the pain and I...

  4. Pain Worse or Meds not Effective
    ... suffer from Post Surgical Adhesions Disease... I am on Duragesic 75 and Lortab 7.5 for BT (pretty strong stuff) ...

  5. headaches from taking ultram
    ... and agrees with your system.. I don't know if the Duragesic Patch would be something that your Dr would consider...

  6. Duragesic wearing off?!
    ... If you reed the prescribing information for duragesic it says that it can be given every 2 days instead ... and1600mcg. This is almost the same thing that comes in duragesic . I do the 1200mcg size (it would kill anybody that...
    ... what helps you the best. Tell your PM dr. about the duragesic and he will likely have you go to every other day...
    ... you can tolerate it, give it a fair chance, as the Duragesic Patch is a really good med for pain relief..Like I...
    ... Prescribing Information comes in every package of Duragesic . I just looked for mine but I through them away as...
    ... Prescribing Information comes in every package of Duragesic . I just looked for mine but I through them away as...

  7. Do your Duragesic Patches Fall Off less than a day into the 3 day wear cycle ???
    ... Hello, I just wanted to remind those that are rx'd Duragesic Patch, that when you receive your first 50 (i think...
    ... the tapdance to get the coverlets from the makers of duragesic . I know it must be frightening to have one not stick...

Skin Problems board

  1. Adhesive Allergy
    ... tearing a layer of skin off with it. YOWCH! I'm on the duragesic patch now & have tried putting it just about everywhere...

Sleep Disorders board

  1. Our Pharmacy says ProSom (estazolam) is hard to order? True??!!
    ... the best for me. My medication list includes: Duragesic 75 mcg (Sandoz generic), Actiq 800 mcg (generic),...

Chronic Pain board

  1. watson sandoz patches
    ... patches since the end of 1996 (or so). I have used Duragesic , Watson (when I was in a pinch), Sandoz, and Mylan ... stopped entering my body in any meaningful way. The Duragesic , Watson, and Sandoz all have the medication reservoirs ... while. The Watson patches worked very well. The Duragesic worked very well. The Sandoz work very well--and...

  2. not so good day w/ pharmacy! But she was nice!
    ... issues. The problem stems back to the re-call of the Duragesic /Sandoz 25s...Because it is the "tonnage" product ... market is still having some minor issues as a result. Duragesic / Sandoz is back up to full capacity again, but it...

  3. Need help in breaking this pain cycle..... please anyone that can help
    ... (morphine sulfate) - extended release morphine 4. Duragesic (fentanyl) patch - a patch with fentanyl worn for...

  4. Livng on Pain Meds...
    ... like OxyContin, MS Contin (what I use), Methadone, Duragesic (fentanyl patch), etc. You noted that your conditions...
    ... fentanyl transdermal patch also referred to as the Duragesic patch although Duragesic is the brand name and I am...

  5. chronic pain goes to addiction
    ... taken off of it about 10 days ago. I was using the Duragesic 100 mcg/h patch for about a year and taking about...

  6. How to explain chronic pain to 4 year old
    ... and mobility issues i am having. i am on 50 mcg duragesic patch and vicoden 750 for BT pain. this all helps...

Share Your Pain Management Story board

  1. Grannymac's story
    ... from a hernia, that would take time to fix, so enter Duragesic to keep my pain under control until surgery. Ahhhhhhh ... hernia surgery, I persuaded my doc to keep rx'ing the duragesic - we went from 25 mic/hour to 100 over a period of...

  2. QOD
    ... neurologist tells me to see the GP for refills on my former duragesic prescription, which ran out around Christmastime....

  3. Some Pain Management Stories
    ... lupus anticoagulant, premarin for total hyst in Nov., duragesic for pain and vicuprofen for BT pain, elavil for sleep...
    ... chronic pain for 5 years now and my miracle has been the Duragesic patch 100mcg Q 48 hrs. ;Dilaudid 4 mgs for b/t but...
    ... been to pain management Dr's? I am on 200 mcg of Duragesic patches every 2 days---since 2003! I am facing a ... of pain I will be in---bcuz of the large amount of Duragesic I have been on! My Dr knows, and tells me not to...

Arthritis board

  1. Osteo-Arthritis in both ankles
    ... gotten worse. I now take 200 micrograms per hour of Duragesic ( pain patchs), I take Morphine and Demoral when the...
    ... since I am already taking Morphine, Demoral, and the Duragesic at a dose higher than anyone else I've seen He doesn...

  2. FlexProtex - Any One Tried it?
    ... manufacturer's claims can always be trusted! He is on Duragesic pain patches for his chronic pain and also taking...

  3. Diagnostic Knee Arthroscopy
    ... surgery.. i am taking 80 percocet weekly, i have the duragesic patch(75mcg) take nortriptyline,lexapro and dilantin...

  4. I'm New Here..Need Info...
    ... stop for over 2 years. I also switch sometime to the Duragesic patch to give the MS Contin a break. So here I am...

  5. No energy, Moody, Achy, anyone else ??
    ... at night sounds just like me. I have been put on a Duragesic patch since March of this year and for awhile they...

  6. Help with psoriatic arthritis, Sacroiliitis, and pain meds please!
    ... with him to do something. So he gave me the 25mcg. duragesic pain patch to try. I think it is super and i question...

  7. Duragesic for arthritis
    ... I am on the .25mg Duragesic patch for R.A. I started on it in April. At first...
    ... nteresting for me to find out that people with RA also take Duragesic for arthritis pain. I thought only people with OA ... me for a year. I have been using the same dose of Duragesic : 50 mcg. Is it okay if I ask you what withdrawal...

  8. Pain meds for arthritis
    ... change my screen name to SFangel. I have been using Duragesic (fentanyl patches) for a year for severe chronic pain ... doctors. My new primary care physician switched me to Duragesic . I guess she does not like Oxycontin very much because ... it is a "street drug" that is easier to abuse than Duragesic . Duragesic also controls most of the severe chronic...
    ... and 2 5 mg OxyIR every four hours. I was prescribed Duragesic before and I did not like the effects of it. I would...

  9. scleroderma disease
    ... of weight doesnt wanna eat was on percocet and the duragesic patch but yesterday we went to a pain management clinic...

  10. New to boards-not to RA
    ... and vioxx I am not taking anything but MTX, bextra, Duragesic and Lortabs for my RA- nothing for inflamation. I...

  11. Has anyone had a Hip Replacement?
    ... What did your dad take for pain?. She is on a patch, Duragesic but it wers off on the third day. Isure hate to see...

  12. Sacroilliac Joint Pain
    ... Methotrexate 7.5 a week, folic acid, oxycodone and a duragesic pain patch. I just read on the web site about Antibiotic...

  13. i am 33 and have arthritis practicaly everywhere...
    ... currently on methotrexate, prednisone, oxycontine and a duragesic pain patch. I am waiting right now for results of...

  14. What type of arthritis do I have.. help!
    ... nflamation has damaged my heart valves. Right now I am on a duragesic patch and oxycodone. I am on methotrexate (cancer...

Back Problems board

  1. Mri Lumbar/sacral Spine
    ... great on reducing about 50% of pain but I am on a Duragesic Patch 50 which is one of the strongest meds you can...

  2. Has anyone actually been helped by a chiropractor for SI Joint Pain?
    ... benefit. I threw in the towel this morning and put on a Duragesic patch. Has anyone had really good results here with...

  3. Sacroilac Pain
    ... gardening and am on ice as I type this. I just began the Duragesic patch for pain control. I have heard that this is...

  4. I am overwhelmed.
    ... doing prolotherapy. I go again June 10. I started the duragesic patch again at a much lower dose and I am tolerating...

  5. Pain increasing..
    ... ablations wear off, my PM doctor usually gives me a duragesic patch to wear so that I get relief 24/7. Seems to...

  6. Terrible Back Problem! Need All Advice Possible
    ... one PM later and I think I'm going crazy. On the Duragesic Pain patch and it makes me very sick. I've ask to...

  7. Chronic Low Back & Hip Pain
    ... with painkillers stronger than Vicoden and used a Duragesic patch which provides 24 hour pain relief. I would...

  8. I had Prolotherapy yesterday
    ... has been so bad in fact that my Pm started me on the Duragesic patch. I hope that I won't be on it for long but right...
    ... feel pretty good today but I just staerted on the duragesic so I can't say that the change in pain meds isn't...
    ... without her. I am somewhat concerned about being on the duragesic patch though, that is pretty hard core medicine and...

  9. Treatment Options
    ... Navy"]I'm okay...on March 3rd my doctor increased my duragesic patch from 50 to 75 mg's b/c my pain level was too...

  10. Ladybug - I'm back - my back is still on vacation though...
    ... s the worse flu we've ever had. I put my first duragesic patch on saturday evening at 10pm and by 12:30 am...
    ... details...sick from the flu and from starting the Duragesic patch, anyhow, since last Friday my pain level has...

  11. Have any of you ever...........
    ... sick since Saturday, when I switched from Oxy to the Duragesic Patch. Today is the first day I feel somewhat alive...

  12. Ladybug8372 - update on my back problems/PM dr
    ... from oxy to methodone, so she decided to switch me to duragesic patches 50 mg's...she told me the patches come in...

  13. In Pain Constantly
    ... every night I switched from Percocet to a Fentanyl ( Duragesic ) Patch. This is for around the clock pain relief...

  14. Dynesys System
    ... I take pain meds, but only a little, I was on the duragesic patch for over a year, but I am now just taking pills...

  15. Shawley possible helpful hint to back pain
    ... time ago, I have another bad disc and I am on the Duragesic patch and Norco. I hope you will find some help soon...

  16. I finally gave the chiro a try
    ... what med I was taking. I am still on heavy meds duragesic 100mg, norco 10mg and some other meds including the...

  17. Help with MRI +++ Thanks...
    ... 800mg, cymbalta from 30 to 60mg, & we changed from Duragesic 100mcg which made me kinda dopey, to avinza ? mg which...

  18. L4/L5/S1 two level fusion, pain, and pregnancy?
    ... any advice. I'm currently on a Fentanyl 25mcg Duragesic Patch changing every 72 hours. I've been sporadically...

  19. Will the leg pain ever leave
    ... cancel it, because the back pain is better with the duragesic patch, I a not sure. For one thing I am seeing too...
    ... told there should be complete relief whatso ever from duragesic , because it was strongest narcotic possible to ever...
    ... that you are like me, nothing relieves it. I am on duragesic 100mcg, norco 10mg 2 tabs for break through pain,...

  20. You act like your the only one with problems.................
    ... go back to work but the pain is so bad and I am on duragesic patch, now what I would like to know if I only have...

  21. w/c doc referred me to chiro
    ... pain. But my back still hurts its just masked by the duragesic patch and meds. Just confused. What do you guys...

  22. Kk Mom
    ... well, I am very sleepy today though. maybe its the duragesic patch. Guess what I have lost 16lbs so far, that makes...

  23. Decided to move back home
    ... for me, I am trying to take it easy. I tell you this duragesic patch had to be a God send I dont need b/t pain meds...

  24. Has anyone been denied discogram because of weight
    ... bear it around them to, only if they knew! I took my duragesic patch off on purpose today, I have to beat this guys...

  25. severe bruising at surgery site?
    ... the constant pain i am in. He also switched me to duragesic patches and told me that it should stop the pain cycle...

  26. Leg Pain and swelling
    ... this med related or spine related. Here are my meds: Duragesic patch 75mcg every72 hr, norco every 6 , valium 10...

  27. Accupunture almost over now
    ... that they find out what is wrong with me. I am now on duragesic patch for pain and norco and still no relief. Does...

  28. Back Problem? What is this??
    ... least they have me on Dilaudid for the pain along with Duragesic patches. Thanks for your help! Hugs, Cpapp31...

  29. Physical Rehab after surgery??
    ... or not but they still have me on heavy duty meds. Duragesic patch 50mcg every 2 days and 600 mcg actiq(180 a month...

  30. I am still here sorry i have not been on
    ... am going to be determined. I hurt, but better, the duragesic patches are great and so is the norco without all...

  31. Going back to work
    ... heavy duty meds because of the pain. I am on 50 mcg duragesic changed every 2 days and i take 600 mcg actiq up to...

  32. Was Surgery worth it ?
    ... surgery....if I remember correctly...... I was on 150mcg Duragesic Patch every 2 days; 30mg Roxicodone for BT pain; and...

  33. Physcial Therapist dumped me!
    ... oxycontin isn't working, have you tried fentanyl patches ( Duragesic )? They come in 4 or more strengths and it lasts for...

  34. Back Pain And Worker's Comp
    ... management.....the doc seems ok....right now he has me on Duragesic Patches 50s) Hyrocodone for break through pain 3 x...
    ... your post i think , I'm calling my doctor about the duragesic patches.. I hope your attorney help's you...
    ... your post i think , I'm calling my doctor about the duragesic patches.. I hope your attorney help's you...

  35. what age is too young for surgery?
    ... to do a fusion. She was on High doses of Oxycodone, DURAGESIC (fentanyl patch), neurontin and oh my gosh so many...

  36. HELP, I can't sleep, Is it okay to take OTC meds or Allergy OTC meds to help sleep??
    ... Oh Vette, how I wish! I'm on a 25 mcg duragesic patch (just reduced down from 50mcg yesterday); 10mg...

  37. UPDATE: Bg Is NOW 5 Days out from EMERG. MicroD + 2Lev Fusion @ L3-4 & L5-S1 THANK U
    ... gone. Pain meds upon dischard surgery: A: 25mgc Duragesic patch every 72 hours B: 10mg percocet for Breakthru...
    ... !! :) It was wonderful!!! Still on the 50mcg Duragesic Patch, but that gets reduced down to 25mcg tomorrow...
    ... 5mg Perc 1-2 every 6 hours, Zanaflex 4mg, and 25mg duragesic patch. Maybe I have turned the proverabial corner...

  38. sweating profusley on duragesic, help!!!!
    ... sweating is a very common side effect of duragesic . the only thing that helped me was to have air constantly...
    ... severe back pain for approx 5 years, I have been on duragesic for two years, I sweat so bad it takes me three hours ... Cymbalta, but the sweats definatley came with the duragesic , does anybody else have this problem? is there anything ... Is there any other medicine that is comparable to duragesic to switch to? thanks for any advice on this, Jennifer...

  39. Prayer warriors Please pray getting nervous....
    ... mgs every 6 limit only 4 per day. In the past the duragesic patch really helped me it was the best for my pain...

  40. does anybody take ACTIQ lollypop
    ... take ACTIQ lollipop like i do in conjunction with DURAGESIC patch?,Ive been in pain for 3 years until i started...
    ... something like that isnt it (600 microgram pop)? even duragesic patches are fairly rare.. youre on 100 microgram ones...

  41. 25 yr. old Daughter to have a 3 level fusion
    ... her pain lately. Her Doctor has just put her on a DURAGESIC pain patch (Fentanyl) it is making her very sick,...

  42. Does Morphine make you sleepy?:yawn:
    ... med available. Far from it. The Fentanyl in my Duragesic oatch is 80 times as strong as morphine. In fact...

  43. After years pain is changing
    ... He said he did not have to go any farther. I take duragesic 100 q48 hrs. and oxycontin 50 mg q8hrs. I go in to...


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