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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Nucynta oral.

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Condition: Pain
8/18/2014 12:42:02 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have cronic from back operations, (5). My largest complaint is severe pain down my right leg and foot from a severly compressed siatic nerve. I had a spinal cord stimulator installed and it does help. The nucynta 50 mg was not very effective controling the pain. It was better than nothing but not by much. It was also causing insomnia requiring a script for ambien. I wouldnt recommend this med ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Pain
8/14/2014 9:15:04 PM

Reviewer: JGreene, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was put on this medication 6 months ago looking for an alternative for an extended release pain medication. I have scoliosis which curves and twists my spinearthritis,bulging discs etc. I have tried morphine, occupying, hydrocodone and Percocet. I have had zero relief with this medication. It's almost like a mild anti inflammatory. I still take Percocet 10/325 4 times daily only supposed to ... Show Full Comment

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

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