36 patient evaluations for Oxycodone taken for the purpose of 'pain'

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May 20, 2009 (Started Jul 18, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: I'VE BEEN ON THIS MEDICATION ABOUT 2 YEARS AND THE EFFECTS ON MY PAIN HAVE BEEN GREATLY DIMINISHED. I WILL SPEAK WITH MY PRIMARY PHYSICIAN ON MY NEXT APPOINTMENT DAY. I REALLY THINK I NEED SOMETHING STRONGER.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

May 13, 2009 (Started Apr 06, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (dry mouth, headaches, restlessness (akathisia), sleepiness, urinary hesitancy, forgetting words, bowel irregularity)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 15 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: if they can avoid it it would be better98
Side effects: bowel irregularity, urinary hesitancy, forgetting words, restlessness (akathisia), sleepiness, dry mouth, headaches

  • 0 helpful marks

Mar 19, 2009 (Started Mar 17, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (nausea, vomiting, sleepiness, site irritation)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: LAY DOWN FOR A SHORT TIME AFTER TAKING TO LET IT START WORKING. DON'T TRY TO KEEP GOING WHEN YOU TAKE IT YOU NEED REST.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: nausea, vomiting, site irritation, sleepiness

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 31, 2009 (Started Aug 19, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: It just didn't work to long for me
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 27, 2009 (Started Sep 01, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (hair loss, sleepiness, forgetting words)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: forgetting words, sleepiness, hair loss

  • 0 helpful marks

May 20, 2008 (Started Dec 21, 2007)

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

  • 0 helpful marks
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