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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Nucynta Oral.

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Condition: Pain
3/24/2014 1:58:40 PM

Reviewer: nana60, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I cant rate this, as I just came home from Drs office and have not filled the perscription yet. I was reading the comments and need yo know if it is safe to take. I have been on Lortab on and off for over 20 yrs. I recently had my 13th back surgery and have issues with my psoas muscle from this, but also have neuropathy long standing. I have a very high toletence for pain and never wanted a stron ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Pain
3/19/2014 9:14:10 AM

Reviewer: Lady E, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I suffer from severe Fibromyalgia and Nucynta is the only drug I have found that relieves ( well alleviates the pain. My prescription calls for me to take it every 6 hours, there have been days where one in the morning and one near bedtime works out great for me. This medication has basically been a life saver. I tried Lyrica had every side effect that the drug company listed along with a few mo ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Pain
2/25/2014 1:14:00 PM

Reviewer: oracle, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I spent 11 days in the hospital due to Small Bowel Resection surgery and nothing they gave me there helped. I tried dilaudid (caused memory loss), Norco (caused extreme itchiness and agitation) and morphine (pain returned in 20 minutes) with various combinations for break through pain. It wasn't until I was discharged that I started taking Nucynta and experienced pain relief/control. only side ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Pain
2/24/2014 1:37:47 PM

Reviewer: Back-Pain Bureaucrat, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
The transition from 10 mg of oxycontin every 12 hours to Nucynta has not gone well. I've been suffering from diarrhea for five days now as well as some chest pain and low-grade panic attacks fighting through s 20mg day dose of Paxil. If I can get the diarrhea to stop I will continue to try it for 30 days, but if not, I will go back to oxycontin and continue to taper off the dosage in 5mg  ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Pain
2/8/2014 9:57:16 PM

Reviewer: Pelican, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I was in an aircraft crash and have had over 25 surgeries in addition to extensive burns. Always empathetic to my pain levels, my multiple physicians have always been keen to help control the many forms of pain. My diagnoses would fill this answer. From ketamine and fentanyl, and all all the opioids, I am now using 100 mg dose Nucynta a few times a day with long acting Exalgo. It is a very good ... Show Full Comment

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