11 patient evaluations for Oxycodone-acetaminophen taken for the purpose of 'pain' with a perceived effectiveness rating of Moderate

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Jun 14, 2015 (Started Jan 07, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild (constipation)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Sometimes hard to swallow
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 5, 2014 (Started Nov 06, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for surgical pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for neck pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for pain in throat)
  • Side effects
    Mild (drowsiness)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Advice & Tips: take it don't chase pain
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 1, 2013 (Started Jul 02, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for surgical pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for dental pain)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (nausea if taken on empty stomach)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: TAKE THIS WITH FOOD. OMG. If you don't, you will regret it. Seriously, the worst nausea ever... sweats, cramping stomach, etc. It works pretty well, but you have to remember not to take it on an empty stomach.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 12, 2013 (Started Sep 26, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for back pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild (tiredness)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: Have been on Percocet for a while now and has been working well for my back pain. Very few headaches from it compared to when I was on vicodine. Has been working very well for me. Was forced to change doctors when mine left Mayo and new Dr has put me back on vicodine. This is why I am no longer taking it.

Jan 17, 2013 (Started Sep 26, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for back pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild (tiredness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: only take as needed can make you tired so don't drive while on this medication
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 1, 2013 (Started Jul 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for breakthrough pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg-5 mg Five times daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 1, 2013 (Started Jan 12, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Problem with doctors ability to prescribe for long term
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 15, 2013 (Started Oct 06, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for breakthrough pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Severe (anxious mood)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 4 x 325 mg-10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: maxing out dosage would make me short tempered and agitated

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 31, 2010 (Started Sep 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 4 x 325 mg-5 mg/5 mL Daily
Advice & Tips: Stopped taking due to peaks and valleys caused by taking short acting med. Therapist recomended changing to a constant level pain med, so now am on Fentanyl patch. I think the Roxicet worked better when it was at it's peak, but I'd rather not have the ups and downs and the desire to take more Roxicet because of pain returning. Fentanyl patch lasts 3 days.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 19, 2010 (Started Jan 08, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 4 x 325 mg-10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: THE REASON I TAKE IT SOMETIMES IS THAT I WORK EVERY AND I WNT TO MALE SURE I DONT GET DEPEANT ON TI. IT REALLY HELPS A LOT BUT I TRY NOT TO USED IT OFFTEN AT WORK

  • 0 helpful marks

May 5, 2009 (Started May 05, 2009)

  • 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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