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Condition: Pain
4/19/2008 8:45:55 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Anyone who continues to use this drug beyond its prescribed perameters has a dependency issue brewing. Not that dependency is neccesarily a bad thing but the patient will soon turn to purchasing the drug on the street and the abuse of the drug will increase. Why is it ok to be addicted to coffee or cigarettes but not ok to be addicted to an opiode based drug??

Condition: Pain
2/18/2008 6:53:24 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This medication does work for pain however PLEASE be very careful while taking this because its very ADDICTING and IT can make you a drug addict and not buy choice!

Condition: Pain
1/29/2008 2:05:11 AM

Reviewer: sonja, 35-44 Female 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 have back surgery in `07 and it has caused me not to bear any weight on my left leg, i am seeing a pain dr. for treatment, for epidural shots and this narcotic. It has so much relief for me i am able to bear weight now still w/ the use of crutches, at times, it does work.

Condition: Pain
1/27/2008 6:10:53 AM

Reviewer: captfire555, 65-74 Male (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Severe arthritis pain which does not respond to any OTC painkillers. Vicodin ES does not stop the pain--however it does make it possible to get to sleep ! No OTC remedys do anything for my pain. I assume the cause is my body.

Condition: Pain
1/9/2008 8:48:34 PM

Reviewer: lmclaughlin61, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I started Vicodin ES after a Total Hip Replacement in 2000. However, I have continued it due to chronic daily headaches and it works very well for me at work all day. I only take 1-2 per day and it really helps me.

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