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  1. Addiction and Suboxone
    ... he was only 22 at the time. So, they put him on a fentanyl patch, starting at 25 mcg/hr increasing to 100 mcg...
    ... a day is a very low dose for someone who's been on fentanyl and the other strong opiates mentioned. For 20mg oxycodone...
    ... him through the day, which i stopped) - after the fentanyl , no doctor would prescribe him any meds, so when he...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cialis Klonopin Metoclopramide Morphine Percocet Prevacid Prozac Trileptal Ziac dilaudid suboxone Oxycodone

  2. I want to wean off percocet -- help!
    ... taking, especially if you are still on the patch. Fentanyl is a very strong med given that it's in patch form...

  3. Confused
    ... only ever heard of it being used with morphine and fentanyl . But it is worth asking about. I know where you...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Morphine

  4. Couple questions.....
    ... form. Second, is a ua going to show that am on more fentanyl than I should be? I am supposed to switch patches ... two for 48 hrs. The graph of CMax, TMax etc. on the Fentanyl info that comes w/ the matrix patch shows a large...
    ... Fentanyl patches must be placed at or above chest level. You...
    ... physically and emotionally. Since I was tapering Fentanyl and uncertain how much I had in my body, I went more ... is visibly left is a lot of byproducts & such...Not Fentanyl . When I was on the patch, I had to go to a 48 schedule ... Given the graph on the RX info that comes w/ the fentanyl , it seems unlikely that I would fail a UA with wearing ... unfortunate enough to be someone who absorbs more fentanyl than most people. I agree. Even if the levels are ... that # 2 is far more common than # 1. As long as the fentanyl shows up and isn't @ some far out wacky level, you...
    ... Are you sure you're wearing them correctly? ..Not Fentanyl . When I was on the patch, I had to go to a 48 schedule...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Clonidine

  5. Finally admitted I needed off durgestic patches
    ... fact need PM going forward. The reason being is that fentanyl is the strongest med out there and your tolerance ... so big and powerful. In reality, it's weaker than fentanyl . It took a little adjusting to get the dose right...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin Hydrocodone Lortab Morphine

  6. suboxone
    ... Then, I went to a good friend Doc and she gave me the Fentanyl patch to treat my chronic pain. So, I'm wearing that...
    Medications also discussed in this post: suboxone

  7. Clean Living????
    ... hard-core drug - junk, coke, speed, morphine, Stadol, Fentanyl - not to mention benzos, barbituates, muscle relaxants ... really nasty narcotic stuff. He knows that I am on fentanyl ; he has never clued in to the fact that I abuse the...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Morphine Stadol

  8. Tramadol
    ... I went on to even heavier stuff like oxy's, H and Fentanyl patches. I wound up finding a sub doc and I'm now...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Tramadol Ultram suboxone

  9. Oh Gods...
    ... worst part of it is that e doesn't even know about the fentanyl , which I've not been good about at all. I even periodcally...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Klonopin Morphine Soma

  10. Please please please help...
    ... methadone. I was later changed from methadone to fentanyl because fentanyl does not cause as much of a problem ... guy who had me on more than twice my present dose of fentanyl , a level that I have since been told was reckless...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Methadone Stadol dilaudid

  11. Past hope, past help?
    ... you can think of. Now I have a serious problem with fentanyl . It is prescribed for me for chronic pain (which ... To give you an idea of what I'm into, where the fentanyl patch comes in doses of micrograms, I have used as...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Methadone Morphine

  12. Over two months clean...with all of your help!
    ... nightmare. At the worst point my neurologist had me on the fentanyl patch and I ended up severe w/ds when I decided to...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Codeine Tylenol Vicodin

  13. Taper venting (whining)
    ... remember you and am glad you are here. I have never used fentanyl myself, but have heard just how strong it is. Kudos...

  14. Can I get your opinions ?
    ... progressed) situation to yours. He was prescribed fentanyl and Norco in 1990 for various health issues (he is ... himself approached the doctor about switching off of the fentanyl since it is so strong (100x morphine.) Unfortunately ... was lost in the mail the day after he went off the fentanyl and he suffered terrible withdrawals that landed him...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Morphine Norco

  15. Found Pills ----
    ... unlocked tray list and found all quantities in mg of fentanyl patches. I have never taken fentanyl, but I sure was...

  16. Do I Have a Disease???
    ... me a day or two to feel better afterwards. The fentanyl patch was tried for a short time, but it left me with...

  17. Different wd's for different drugs...
    ... And, within the CII category, the stronger meds like fentanyl are the worst. Different opiates target different...

  18. Anyone NOT have withdrawals?
    ... management and got put onto long acting medications ( Fentanyl patch) with Roxicodone for breakthrough pain. We ... last dose: Wednesday night). I am still taking the Fentanyl . But I had had NO withdrawals resulting from quitting...
    ... What's happened is that the Fentanyl patch is doing exactly what it's supposed to be doing ... You probably haven't missed the Roxi's because your fentanyl dose is strong enough to not put you into wd. ...
    ... that out. You didn't mention how high your dose of fentanyl is? SS...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Percocet Vicodin Aspirin Tylenol

  19. Hi I am new and I need help!
    ... tramadal, tylenol 3 and even a pain patch called FENTANYL . He takes over the counter pain meds as well. He also...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Tylenol Vicodin Cymbalta

  20. Hey
    ... category....I.e "opiates" and then from there hydro, oxy, fentanyl , & etc. The results show a "level" that's similar...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Amphetamine Soma

  21. Hydrocodone - The Party's Over
    ... all over, it will be easier for me. My mom had fentanyl pain patches,too - 25 mg. I was never even tempted...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Neurontin Oxycodone Topamax Ultram Cymbalta toradol

  22. Is anyone on right now?
    ... started in the beginning of November. I was on 62 of Fentanyl . I am now on norco, 6 1/2 a day. The withdrawals...
    ... too. You have also tapered fast, very fast, and fentanyl is a tough one. Are you doing this under a doctors...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Norco suboxone

  23. Hello Im new here and have a few questions about a PAINKILLER addiction i have.
    ... scheme of things. It could be much worse....Oxys, fentanyl , or morphine. Tapering is a great way to go. The...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Morphine

  24. Any suggestions on how to taper off the Duragesic Patch?
    ... try to) rather than the pain meds. :) I've been on fentanyl for three years now. Tapering (in general) works...
    ... Hey there, Pleased to meet you. I am also on the fentanyl (duragesic) patch. My doctor told me there is now...
    ... wow, try to avoid the rapid detox...especially from fentanyl ..it can kill you. you need a doctor to help you...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Duragesic

  25. Withdrawling off of Fentora-need advice! ASAP
    ... DOES suck. If what you are talking about is in fact Fentanyl , coming off of it is absolutely NOT GONNA BE EASY ... themselves. But anyway.... Yes, Oxycodone and Fentanyl ARE different meds, they are both opiates, and can ... subsituted for each other (more or less)....however, the Fentanyl is MUCH stronger, and it probably wouldnt be advisable ... amount of Oxy to compensate for the same amount of Fentanyl . You could absolutely use the remaining Vicodan and ... Oxycodone to taper yourself off of the Fentanyl - read through these posts and I'm also sure some...
    ... as well and a recovering addict. I am also on the fentanyl patch. I would definitely file a police report and ... possible becuause going cold turkey from that amount of fentanyl will be ABSOLUTE HELL. I hope you are at least able...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Oxycodone Hydrocodone

  26. I need advice and am feeling real SCARED
    ... alcohol. Weird coming from someone who was addicted to fentanyl . Anyway the pain is in my neck radiating through...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Motrin Norco Tylenol

  27. At a Crossroad....
    ... Right now i am in the middle of a taper, off the fentanyl 50mg--norco. The questions, How long have you been...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Norco

  28. how long do you take subutex
    ... am weening off norco right now, originally from the fentanyl patch. So the counseling part IS a huge part of recovery...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Norco suboxone

  29. My Lowest, dont know what to do
    ... crack, it's always been opiates. First vicodan, then fentanyl , which I guess is stronger than morphine. I had neck...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Methadone Morphine

  30. Time for me to update
    ... don't know why but that depression when I had the fentanyl patch on really truly scared me. I had no idea how...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Norco

  31. subutex maintenance
    ... with tapering, any drug really. I am tapering off of fentanyl and now norco which is just extra strength vicodan...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Norco Provigil suboxone

  32. Rock bottom
    ... oxycontins, percocets, vicodens and the worst of all fentanyl patches. we were like o god how did this happen?...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Oxycontin Percocet

  33. hello my friends hello!
    ... very well. I have progressed enough to decrease my Fentanyl patch. I am currently at 50, and will decrease to...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Percocet

  34. is this withdrawal?!
    ... withdrawals are like, i'm still going through the fentanyl withdrawals, I could not bare the thought of waiting...

  35. What A Lonnng Strange Trip it's Been!!
    ... There was no choice about it. I was naive with the fentanyl . I really did not know what it was and they kept...

  36. Hey all!
    ... work while going through severe withdrawals from the fentanyl . I can not believe it!!! I'm so happy. Little one...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Clonidine

  37. okay, here I go, i'm ready now....
    ... I am still tapering on norco. I was addicted to fentanyl after surgery, could not get past 50mcg I couldn't...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Norco

  38. hydrocodone codien abuse
    ... about three weeks ago I was trying to get off of the fentanyl patch and found some vics in my boss's fridge. I...

  39. Yucky morning
    ... don't know, it's been two weeks and one day since no fentanyl . The mornings are the worse, haven't slept too much...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Norco

  40. Ok Folks....HELP PLEASE! =\
    ... a nutshell. Oh, and BTW.... the 'Patch' - is Fentanyl . It is almost like Morphine, and is in a transdermal...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Morphine

  41. Body Jerks
    ... exceed the prescribed dose. I was on Oxycontin and Fentanyl patches and didn't have them, so it's got to be the...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ambien Elavil Klonopin Methadone Oxycontin Tramadol

  42. I can't believe what i just did
    ... called my doc to tell him what I did, shredding the fentanyl and he was extremely proud of me. We will go down...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Clonidine Norco

  43. Time, Expectations, Hope
    ... with ibuprofen first." I explained that I am on a fentanyl patch but still in excruciating pain :( They asked...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ibuprofen Morphine Percocet

  44. Just a little funny thought, followed by serious question
    ... know how much I dropped from. I went from 75 mcg of fentanyl , to 62 to 50 then dropped the fentanyl and am on 8 ... to find out that I am on about the same dose as the fentanyl . At least the depression isn't as bad and I feel...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Hydrocodone Norco

  45. Fear, withdrawals are aweful
    ... scared to go down on the norco. I went from 50 mcg of fentanyl to 8 norcos a day. On monday it will two weeks and...
    ... eakthrough pain. (and yes, in between this I had attempted Fentanyl for three months.... 150 mcg every 48 hrs.) The...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Norco Oxycodone Oxycontin

  46. Maggie are you still there?
    ... can't believe it's almost been a week for me off of fentanyl . I still am taking norco for the taper but it was...
    ... YOU MEAN WITH THE WITHDRAWALS! I have been off of fentanyl for a week and one day. It was getting a little easier...
    ... soooo proud of yourself for being completely off the fentanyl for over a week! Congratulations!!!! It is (in my...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Norco Clonidine suboxone

  47. 96 hours off fentanyl and need help
    ... or relax, I'm SO tired etc. I am currently on 50 Fentanyl . I made the switch from Oxy's to the patch as I'm ... keep any pills down. The transition from Oxy's to Fentanyl is killing me. Its a different type of opiate and...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Clonidine

  48. Did I do the right thing?
    ... so depressed, I could not go lower than 50 mcg of fentanyl . The depression was so bad my doc was thinking about...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Clonidine Norco

  49. To help distract from withdrawal....
    ... You don't know but I'm 72 hours off of 50mcg. of fentanyl . I feel like i'm dying but your words bring me comfort...

  50. Getting off fentanyl
    ... much are you tapering? I just got prescribed the fentanyl patch and my doctor told me it is easier to taper...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Clonidine

  51. Class action law suit
    ... board. I take Oxycontin 160 mg twice/daily and Actiq ( fentanyl ) for breakthrough pain. These drugs are a GODSEND...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Oxycontin actiq

  52. I feel like I'm on track, and it feels great :)
    ... couch or in my bed watching TV. I switched to the fentanyl patch and had quite a hard time with the transition...
    ... Today, I went to the doctor...we talked about the fentanyl patch - he dicsussed a new plan with me. Although...
    ... surgery the pain was so bad that they increased the fentanyl , that's what worries me. I think you are ok now but ... told you to expect after the surgery. For me the fentanyl withdrawals caused a lot of depression, even before...

  53. I did a GREAT thing today - and I'm SO proud of myself...
    ... :) Today, I went to the pharmacy to pick up my Fentanyl patches. My doctor also perscribed 80 percocets to ... transition (it will take a couple days to get the fentanyl into my body). However, my insurance wouldn't cover ... days ago. I had dropped off both scripts yesterday ( fentanyl and perks). So, the pharmacist gave my hubby 20 perks...
    ... forward to your replies :) I put my first patch ( fentanyl ) on tonight. I'm a worried about the transition....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Percocet

  54. I need advice on switch to fentanyl - for taper...
    ... Oh please be very careful with fentanyl .. it is so powerful and killed so many..please, be...
    ... Yeah eating the fentanyl is probably a killer...so is putting the patch too...
    ... wake up call. I looked up the info regarding the fentanyl patch and read it about four times. Spark, unfortunate ... Canada. I already considered that route. Fortunately, fentanyl now comes in a 12.5 mg dose as well, so when I taper ... I remember the girl who had a very hard time with fentanyl , so I mentioned this to my doctor today. Unfortunately ... ! :) In terms of the potency, will I feel the fentanyl more than the oxy's and perks? I certainly hope not...
    Medications also discussed in this post: suboxone

  55. New Here, First day without ultram and starting to taper Oxy
    ... productive LOL. After 14 years on different opiates fentanyl , morphine,lortab and others. Vicoden was my choice...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lortab Morphine

  56. Fentynal taper
    ... I am trying to taper off of fentanyl . I was on 75 mg for almost six months. Now I am...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Clonidine suboxone

  57. Detox or Subutox???? HELP
    ... point where they simply stopped working at any dose ( fentanyl , oxycodone). I made up a taper schedule for myself ... at the same doses I was at, a milligram an hour of fentanyl would kill me. I had thought that the narcotics ... taking 240 mg/day of oxycodone (3 80 mg oxy) with the fentanyl . So, are you still in pain? If so, talk to your...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Methadone Oxycodone Oxycontin Percocet Tylenol Cymbalta

  58. tapering again, feeling hopeless
    ... hi, I tapered down again on the fentanyl patch. I was on 75, this is my second taper in 2...

  59. who am I fooling?
    ... only difference is I'm tapering so I'm still on the fentanyl patch, going down again in 1 day, and Cymbalta did...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cymbalta

  60. restless, tired everything feels too much
    ... Hi, Today is day 7 on my first taper of fentanyl . OH MY GOD I"M MISERABLE I do a little better the...

  61. Just a little info
    ... it about 17 days before going down to 50 mcg's of fentanyl . This stuff has got me!!!! I just hope, like he...

  62. tapering off fentanyl/DEPRESSED
    ... discussion board as a matter of fact. I was on 75 of the fentanyl patch, it was just keeping me from goin through withdrawals...
    ... the generic patch that didn't have the pouch of the Fentanyl in it. I think it was the Mylan. Her doctor changed...
    ... Everything i have ever read about fentanyl was bad.. it has caused so many deaths. please research...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Clonidine

  63. Ok, I'm going for it!!!!
    ... out of my life! Also, a few months ago I was on the Fentanyl patch (100mcg) and I was able to go off of that pretty...

  64. Trying to get off OC's
    ... response. I start tapering on Wednesday off of 75mcg of fentanyl . Taking off work is not an option, but the oldest ... started all over again and here I am today on 75mcg of fentanyl no medical reason to be on it and just want to be...
    ... can not stand is how bad I feel when I'm not my fun fentanyl high awesome nanny self. I guess superheroes are...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Clonidine

  65. wisdom of home detox after chewing fentanyl/duragesic patch?
    ... Listen, chewing fentanyl patches is nasty stuff and could kill y0u..why dont ... you how to wean without sub...please stay away from fentanyl it has killed so many.:(...

  66. Does It Ever Change?
    ... the point of snorting oxycontin while wearing 2-3 fentanyl patches just to keep the sick away..I did 3 stints...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Oxycontin

  67. I think Im doing better
    ... aka feelgood' made a great suggestion to me on the ' fentanyl blues' post....did you see it? She suggested I...

  68. Jules...question
    ... your system - good luck to you - I quit taking fentanyl and switched to hydrocodone and it never bothered...
    ... and has been clean for 100 days. i was told that fentanyl and other opiates will stay in your system about 4...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Hydrocodone Lortab

  69. Fentenyl Blues...
    ... Im just so glad you are getting off fentanyl . ask your doc to help you out as far as withdrawels...
    ... hope that someone on this board has experience with fentanyl . As you all know, reading about a drug is not the...
    ... working for pain either until I took the meth and fentanyl .....Then I had legitimate pain....I had pelvic pain...
    ... cheapest thing. I was very surprised they even offered fentanyl . When I first started using the program, I wasn't...
    ... ex is a great golfer and don't forget we have the fentanyl and hydro in common!!! yeah! Ya know, I've been thinking ... of the tylenol issues. Ya know, I really gave the fentanyl a good try, but it just really didn't kill pain at...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cialis Ultram Xanax Tylenol

  70. I am still here hanging on this roller coster ride!
    ... ..I'm in a "mood" right now because I switched to fentanyl on Friday cuz the w/d's were so severe. I've got to ... Everyone here has kinda freaked out at me going to fentanyl , which has got me freaked out too, but I'm really ... knew to! Anyway.....I am not at all familiar with fentanyl but have researched as best I can..I just looked at ... the box of fentanyl and was reading it and it says specifically on it ... or postoperative use" "In vivo delivery of 25mcg/ fentanyl for 72hours" and "each transdermal system contain ... 2.55mgs fentanyl ....... Anyway, from what I can tell in research ... ...That's a good thing..... I don't know if this fentanyl is different from others, but seems pretty mild.. ... you can look at my posts under "I'm depressed" and ' fentanyl questions' for details as to the why's and what's...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ativan Lortab

  71. Kadee, Kadee, Kadee....
    ... changing everything...to be expected, the dose of fentanyl I'm on is not equivelent to the hydros....but to think...
    ... Additionally, PLEASE don't take this wrong, but does that fentanyl drug mess with your personality? I haven't destroyed...
    ... too, the liver, pancreas and heart. And about the fentanyl - never tried it - but I do know if I was in CP, I...

  72. Medical Negligence?? is detox the best option?
    ... manage pain is taking 750 mg vicodens, Valium, and Fentanyl . He is extremly depressed and just not the same man...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Valium

  73. Fentenyl questions....
    ... That is crazy, for a doc to put an addict on fentanyl ....it is so addictive and can kill you...do some research...
    ... method to your madness.. just be very careful with fentanyl and try to get off it as soon as you can.. we want...

  74. Shay! How are you? Are you still with us?
    ... works. Callled my doc today and had her prescribe me Fentanyl patches for one month. I plan on taking them for about...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Acetaminophen Ativan

  75. My Story
    ... put me on the duragesic patch 25mcg (time release fentanyl ) I changed the patch every 48 hrs and it was the equivalent...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Duragesic Norco


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