May or May Not have PC
My PSA is 44. Has been gradually increasing for about 8 years....
I was recently admitted to hospital after suffering 6 seizures in a day unconscious when I cam round fully 3 days later I was hallucinating,s...
I am sure many people are in the same boat here but I'm having a seeming severe peak in pain on an ongoing basis ( several months now ) and i...
My experience on Fentanyl (a blog post)
I've seen a few people asking for advice on Fentanyl patches. And while they might work for some, they don't always work for others....
Magic pain relief
Now all i want is to find that elusive medication to ease the pain....
Just been prescribed Fentayl patches.
Hi I've just been prescribed Fentanyl patches to help With my horrible pain. Is anyone else on them?...
Armed for doctor appointment 😠
Following on from previous post about disappointing rheumy visit . I have severe stabbing pain in sacroiliac area , hip and leg it maybe from...
How to Find a good pain management and/or Quality of life specialist for an advanced metastic prostate cancer patient
My quality of life has gone down greatly over the last six months. I believe it is the result of the side effects from the pain medication ( ...
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...
Sciatica and skin-patches
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 ...
Fibro and fentanyl
Just had surgery on my shoulder and awoke feeling great! Lasted 3 days and I am back to not sleeping so well and all the normal fibro yuk....
Fentanyl patches now. Have written email to consultant too he won't like any of this
I said it was a last resort as I can't get through on the RA helpline and have received no follow up letter....
I have two bulging disks, spinal stenosis, disk degeneration, and the worst is the neuropathy is my leg....
Well that's a new one!!
I woke up in a lot of pain and took some paracetamol ( all I can take on top of fentanyl patches ). 15 minutes later I was throwing up with t...
Is there anyone, anywhere who knows anything about how to treat FIBROMYALGIA?
Tea and perusal of Fibro Action posts - the latter to make me realise that I am not on my own....
Bad news for the nerve block I just went for and I feel like an idiot. Like I let you all down😔
Hey everyone, Well, my doctor had read the article and my letter to him prior to this nerve block. I must let you all know this is my 13 nerv...
What questions do you want answered about your pain medications?
Hi all, We are producing leaflets on some of the most widely-used medicines for chronic pain. We need your help in making sure that the leafl...
FENTANYL - Adverse Reaction.
Following recent press reports regarding FENTANYL, readers may be interested to hear of my experience of this prescription. I attach a copy o...
Let's talk about the big elephant in the room when dealing with pain and pain meds.. The fear that we're all going to turn into drug addicts!...
Feeling so much better
I've posted about how bad it has been for months, and then been offline for a while. The pain, exhaustion, tears etc....
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