15 patient evaluations for Hydromorphone

Apr 16, 2010 (Started Apr 15, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (drowsiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Take when at home only as it makes you drowsy very quickly. But finally found something I can take that really relieves the pain and it helps me sleep. Groogy in the morning though.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: drowsiness

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Feb 6, 2010 (Started Sep 19, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for chronic pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for back pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    Mild (constipation)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Hydromorphone has done wonders for the shooting pain I have from fibromyalgia. The only bad side effect is constipation. But other then that very happy.
Cost: $100-199 monthly
Side effects: constipation

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Jul 30, 2009 (Started Oct 03, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (nausea)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: If you exprience nausea with this medication ask your doctor for a prescrition of Zofran. i also keep fire jolly ranchers in the house which help with the nausea.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: nausea

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