What is Medtronic Synchromed Pain Pump?

Category: Equipment


The Medtronic Synchromed Drug Pump is a type of pain pump that is designed to provide pain management medications directly to the spine. The pump device is placed in the abdomen with a connecting line (a catheter) running from the pump into the spine. 

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Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Medtronic Synchromed Pain Pump

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Constipation 1
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Always 2
Usually 0
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Never taken as prescribed 0
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Very hard to take 1
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Cost per month
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$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
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