Newly off Fentanyl Duragesic and all meds. Yeeee haaa!!
GSalminen in Pain Concern a year ago
I am very recently off Fentanyl Duragesic. I worked so hard for almost 2 years, beginning to taper from 275mcg/hr. Plus heavy duty break t...
Meds for chronic fatigue
Cynthiabydesign405 in LUPUS UK a year ago
I've been in bed for about 3 yrs now. I can barely get up to brush my teeth I'm so exhausted! I have lupus, fibromyalgia, chronic pain, sev...
Has anyone used Fentanyl (or any nasal spray/lozenges for pain relief)?
whiteladder42 in IBS Network 4 years ago
I am currently taking Oramorph (20mgx3 each day) but it doesn't work fast enough at all. I have an appointment with my GP tomorrow-my consul...
DYSPHAGIA - Medications that can cause Swallowing Problems
gutlesswonder in Oesophageal Patients Association a year ago
Here is a list of the medications that can impact swallowing and why this happens:
Dysphagia as a side effect of medication
Medications that a...
Major scare overdose with Fentanyl- still petrified HELP
Ohtobepainfree in Pain Concern 9 months ago
I've just had the worst medical experience yet, after my GP increased the patch dose to 37.50, this being the one up from 25mg. Best way to ...
debz66 in Fibromyalgia Action UK 5 years ago
hi just wondered if any one else has tried the fentanly transdemal patch, my dr put me on this as well as my pregabilin and tramadol. they ...
Ohtobepainfree in Pain Concern a year ago
Hi everyone, my GP started me on 12mcg patches on Friday, with a view to increasing dose slowly.
First day as said in leaflet didn't work, ne...
Victoriapain in Pain Concern 2 years ago
Any suggestions for when my 10mg patch stops helping after 4 days.. Doctor has so no to any breakthrough medications. Paracetamol and ibupro...
Pippins2 in Restless Legs Syndrome 2 years ago
Hi everyone, just to say that I am having my operation on Tuesday .I thoughtit may have to be postponed but hopefully it will now go ahead. ...
sunshine21 in LUPUS UK 4 years ago
Ok my poor mother has servere ra and oa. She is taking a cocktail of drugs including humeria methotriate tramadol and pregabolin. Her ra h...
RLS AND OPIATES
ELLSBELLS in Restless Legs Syndrome 6 years ago
I HAVE FOUND THROUGH ACCIDENT THAT DIHYDROCODEINE CONTINUS WORKS SUPERBLY FOR MY RLS BUT CANNOT GET ANY GP TO PRESCRIBE THIS ALTHOUGH THEY H...
Sciatica and skin-patches
danmdan in Pain Concern 6 months ago
My UK GP has given me \"Mezolar Matrix\", a Fentanyl adhesive skin patch, 25 mcg/hour size, as the previously used Zomorph 30 mg ( 1 each 12...
JeanE41 in Lung Cancer Support a year agoPOPULAR
My c t scan of the brain came back with good news. NED. This is a relief. Now to deal with the continuing headache. Will be working with my ...
Memory Loss & Prescription Drugs
ChristianElliott in Memory Health: Alzheimer's Support Group 2 years ago
A number of prescription drugs, especially in combination with each other, can cause memory loss symptoms. Readers who experience signs of m...
Butrans makes me ill
Ilovemychildren1 in Pain Concern 2 years agoPOPULAR
My butrans patch makes my skin red raw I asked to change to some kind of tablets my pain clinic doctor said I have to try other butrans patc...
Rheumatology ... ... DIY?
Hidden in NRAS 7 years ago
The call came!! I could hardly believe it... my rheumatologist on the other end of my phone on a Monday afternoon. Do you suppose she’d got ...
Oxycontin to Tramadol
Madlegs1 in Pain Concern 10 months agoPOPULAR
Has anyone changed from Oxycontin to Tramadol ER ?
What was your experience?
Thanks in advance.
Kessuio in Restless Legs Syndrome 2 years ago
I've had extreme RLS, night and day.
It first appeared when i was building up \"mirtazapine\" so i stopped with that, but the rls never got a...
Anyone had experience of Matrifen patches
sarahjd in Pain Concern 4 years ago
Hi was quite happy on my fentanyl patches but now gp has switched me to a generic name of Matrifen, same drug , think its come from the gp p...
Zen1957 in Pain Concern 5 years ago
Hi I have been look around for any complementary therapy that I have not tried and I came across Acupressure Taping.
Has anyone tried anythi...
Back on Oxy !!!
Hidden in Restless Legs Syndrome 10 months ago
After spending months coming off oxycodine I finally managed a completely clear 3 weeks mess free. Then back it came..... My RLS has come ...
Update on appointment with rheumy on Tuesday this week
Helzbells in NRAS 9 months ago
So quick recap. Diagnosed with anti-ccp positive RD September 2016 - riddled with it according to rheumy. Put on triple therapy eventually M...
beady3 in Restless Legs Syndrome 6 months ago
To who ever takes Kraktom do you have to wean yourself of all your meds, then how long do you wait to start it and what happens in the mean...
I was wondering if anyone else was having joint pain due to Hughes Syndrome? I have so much pain that they are finding it hard to control.
Hidden in Sticky Blood-Hughes Syndrome Support 5 years ago
Any one knew what spondylorthritis means????
louiseamos in Pain Concern 4 years agoPOPULAR
Been rumo no joy!!! she put on end of letter no need to see again has no sign of spondylorthritis????no wonder I am sooooo confus...
Fentanyl vs Zomorph, couple quick questions
RobBackPain-UK in Pain Concern 2 years agoPOPULAR
Today I will be switching from Zomorph to Fentanyl (Fencino 50)
I can only use the bath and not a shower, I am a bit concerned ab...
Really struggling .......
emmaj in Sticky Blood-Hughes Syndrome Support 5 years ago
Hi all - i usually handle things ok,and as long as the pain stays on a level then im generally ok,however after the last lapse im really not...
Pains in Hip, Knees and Thighs
froggatt55 in Parkinson's Movement 6 years agoPOPULAR
Background - I have ben taking Sinemet Plus for about 6 years, Amantadine for about the same and Azilect for about 4 years
Question - As I ...
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