34 patient evaluations for Oxycodone with a cost of < $25

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Sep 26, 2011 (Started Sep 09, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: addictive and can cause dizzyness
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Aug 8, 2011 (Started Feb 12, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Severe eye pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild (constipation)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Oxycodone is very effective for mild/moderate pain of various types. Unfortunately, the pain of Optic Neuritis (the permanent variety) is not easily soothed. Any kind of opiates are going to cause severe constipation that can lead to intestinal impactions, so I recommend getting on a regimen of fiber and/or Miralax as a maintenance and preventative.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Feb 1, 2011 (Started Jan 14, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for chronic pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: It isnt helping my pain anymore...My pain is now constantly at a 9-10 on a scale 0-10
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: procrastination and not completing activities

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Feb 1, 2011 (Started Jan 17, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Severe
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jan 15, 2011 (Started Jan 17, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Severe
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 26, 2011 (Started Jan 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for back pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Tablets didn't last the full 8 hours.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 22, 2010 (Started Nov 10, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild (drowsiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I have found that since I started taken this medication that I am now sleeping better. I think that it is because it is long acting I am not waking up in the middle of the night needing to take a pain killer.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: drowsiness

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Nov 1, 2010 (Started Jun 01, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 4, 2010 (Started Jun 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for breakthrough pain)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (constipation, flatulence)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: This dosage is becoming less and less effective as the pain in my hip worsens, which now regularly radiates down my leg from sciatica in my glutes (butt), as well as into my low back, triggering pain in my degenerating disks and bone spurs. Per Mt doc, I. Alspo now take my initial dose at 5mg more than my other doses (taken every 4 hours) to get the med in my system more quickly. And, since I'm taking it more often, day after day, the constipation is awful.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: flatulence, constipation

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Sep 1, 2010 (Started Sep 11, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 180 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: This medication helps very well for break through pain, and gives me the ability to control my pain without having a lot of unwanted side effects. It also gives me an increase in energy for some reason, or maybe it is because it takes the pain level down and allows me to achieve my daily tasks pretty much pain free.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Aug 31, 2010 (Started Jul 22, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for post DBS pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

Aug 1, 2010 (Started Jul 22, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for post DBS pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Relief from PD spasms
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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