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Condition: Pain
9/13/2009 3:05:08 PM

Reviewer: backpain, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have found that nucynta has really helped with my pain. I have been taking it for about 2 weeks now. But I do have some weird side effects from it. Dizzy, excessive thirst, and feeling just off/in lala land. But this is the first drug I have tried in awhile that really does make a difference. Im hoping the side effects are just short term. I was on darvocet prior to this and feel it works much b ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Pain
9/11/2009 10:42:22 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Nucynta is the first described pain pill I have found in the last 10 years. It takes my acute pain level down to a 5 except for my hips (they remain at a 10). I'm frustrated because it does work for the rest of my body. However, it has caused me to sleep walk, horrible dreams and when I wake up (much later than I normally do) my hands are in tight fists and it is very painful to open my han ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Pain
9/11/2009 7:48:14 PM

Reviewer: Ernie, 65-74 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Taking this medication gives me a real bad headache and makes me nervous.

Condition: Pain
9/5/2009 9:39:54 AM

Reviewer: KCSUNSHINE1949@AOL.COM, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
it seems to be helping more than anything else so far.

Condition: Pain
8/31/2009 3:35:14 PM

Reviewer: scorpette, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I wrote the last review and failed to mention that the hardest part of getting used to this drug was the withdrawl of coming off of the Loritabs. The pharmacist at the pain clinic said most of my side effects were from withdrawl of Loritab rather than the reaction to this drug. Keep this in mind if you have been on other pain meds for an extended period of time.

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