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Condition: Pain
8/13/2014 7:35:13 PM

Reviewer: Gracie, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I am taking 75mg x 4 daily of Nucynta, and 50mg x 2 daily of the Nucynta ER. I have had chronic pain for 16 years and this is the only med that has worked this well for me. I have been taking it for 2 years and am very pleased. It was rough going the first month....I was severely nauseous and dropped 20 lbs. My doctor told me if I could just hang in there and make it through the nausea she felt th ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Pain
8/8/2014 2:43:07 PM

Reviewer: Patricia, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
how does the patient stop taking Nucynta

Condition: Pain
8/1/2014 2:23:54 PM

Reviewer: Andrew , 45-54 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have used Nucynta 75 mg. for 5+ years. When the Nucynta ER came out I switched to 200 mg ER every 12 hours and up to 3 of the 75 mg every 24 hour for break through pain. I have tried just about everything out there to control pain. This is the only pain meds. To control my pain to the point I leave my cane at home. They are a little proud of it and I have had to try other meds. when I had no in ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Pain
7/29/2014 6:37:43 PM

Reviewer: rift 50, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Nucynta ER -or Ultram'enhanced kissing cousin.' Nucynta was developed by Gruenthal pharmaceuticals (a German pharma),who holds the patent. This atypical opioid which binds with moderate efficacy to the mu-receptors creating analgesia with a mild antidepressant effect by boosting norepinephrine levels. NUCYNTA has created a breakthrough pain nightmare for me. (To be continued). Damnable ni ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Pain
7/14/2014 6:19:30 PM

Reviewer: Thunderlips, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have been diagnosed with undifferentiated spondyloarthropathy, which is a form of spondylitis. The result is chronic pain that must be managed. I have tried other pain management medications, including a fentanyl. The fentanyl patch almost killed me when combined with another medication I was taking (it's a long story, but suffice it to say that my 16 year old son found me just as I was b ... Show Full Comment

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