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    Condition: Chronic Pain
    3/26/2016 3:17:32 PM

    Reviewer: ShellyAnne, Female

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
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    Condition: Chronic Pain
    9/21/2015 6:46:58 PM

    Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

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    Condition: Chronic Pain
    8/13/2015 1:03:30 PM

    Reviewer: f150stx, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I was diagnosed with Fibromyalgia and was put on OxyContin due to other Fibromyalgia meds not helping with the chronic pain. The meds worked great prior to them changing it's formulation. After the formula was changed its effectiveness went to crap. I was back to square one. I see a pain management doctor and he recommended Methadone due to its half life and cost effectiveness. I did my r ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Chronic Pain
    7/6/2015 12:09:27 PM

    Reviewer: pain, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    This medication has been a blessing. After sustaining a GSW to my abdomen, losing a portion of my stomach, liver and abdomen wall nothing else worked.Because of all the negative media it has now become difficult to get my insurance company to cover the cost. I would like to change to something else, simply because of the stigma attached.Any suggestions?

    Condition: Chronic Pain
    6/16/2015 3:37:16 AM

    Reviewer: Chronic , 45-54 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    It should be known not all brands of this medication contain the following inactive ingredients: butylated hydroxytoluene (BHT). My own personal experience with this hazardous additive (BHT)which is not meant for human consumption was horrific. I am taking a brand of Oxycodone that has no (BHT)filler and within days literally my Gut rott passed along with my migraines. Also another very important ... Show Full Comment

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