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Demerol vs. Percocet for Pain

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Demerol

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/ 28,170 posts
Other Names: Meperidine

Percocet

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/ 166,852 posts
Rating: 2.5 out of 5
Based on 28,170 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 2.5 out of 5
Based on 166,852 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
Learn more
Pethidine (International Nonproprietary Name) or meperidine (United States Adopted Name) (commonly referred to as Demerol but also referred to as: isonipecaine lidol pethanol piridosal Algil Alodan Centralgin Dispadol Dolantin Mialgi... Read more on Wikipedia
Oxycodone (OxyContin and other brand names) is an opioid analgesic medication synthesized from opium-derived thebaine. It was developed in 1916 in Germany, as one of several new semi-synthetic opioids in an attempt to improve on the existing opioid... Read more on Wikipedia
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By Nancy N
April 4, 2014
Nancy N wrote
BAD SYMPTOMS FROM ACTAVIS GENERIC PERCOCET
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By Alice
March 30, 2014
Alice wrote
Oxycodone Actavis
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By Lisa
March 12, 2014
Lisa wrote
Watson is now Actavis and it is very Bad!
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By Theria Williams
February 24, 2014
Theria Williams wrote
ACTAVIS 10/325 Acetaminophine TB
has anyone been able to find the watson percocet? I heard that CVS may carry it still don't know that for sure. These actavis are REALLY BAD. We have to get them recalled off the shelves. So many people are sick and so many have even had to go to the ER with heart attack like symptoms. It doesn't have any pain reliever in it - they just loaded it up with caffiene it is a sugar pill.
Diane  |  April 16, 2014
Has anyone been able to find a pharmacy that still has the Watsons percocets? Please let us know if you have. This actavis is poison.
Laura  |  April 10, 2014
I always used the watson generic percocet from Walgreen n they were the only ones that helped me. I just got my script filled a week ago and they gave me the actavis and I hate it. Whenever u change from one manufacturer to another, even if its the same med, ur body feels the difference! I looked on the watson pharmaceutical website and it says they were taken over by activist but still showed the watson pill on its site. I too need to find out if there is another pharmacy that receives th
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By unclejerro
February 7, 2014
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Feelings after taking Percocet
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December 21, 2013
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August 6, 2013
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Demerol Migraine
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What patients are saying about Demerol vs. Percocet

1,608 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
my meds changed from percocets to Demerol. Sending hugs and...
...really REALLY did help!!!! My pain tolerance is low so I was in a lot of pain and even had my meds changed from percocets to Demerol. Sending hugs and pain killing...
working then I'm going to ask for demerol. Meperidine...
...night because the hydrocodone didn't work. If the percocet stops working then I'm going to ask for demerol. Meperidine is just the generic name for Demerol--it is exactly the same...
me demerol pump in post op after they realized morphine...
...gave me demerol pump in post op after they realized morphine wasn't working. I loved it. I came home with demerol pills then switched to percocet then tylenol. Hope all works well for you....
stops working then I'm going to ask for Demerol. ...
...dhollis062@... writes: <> Hi Diane, If ...involved with Pancreatitis. Before I would try Demerol (Meperidine) I would...
day and switched from Percocet to Demerol. It didn't help...
...next day and switched from Percocet to Demerol. It didn't help much more, but at least now I have extra pain meds! By the third day home, I was starting to feel human, though still hurting a lot. I...
by mouth. I took the Percocet the first few days at...
...second day I changed to Percocet by mouth. I took the Percocet the first few days at home, but only once in the morning and once at night (to help me sleep mainly). By the end of week one I was ...
On my one week visist he switched the Demerol to Percocet...
...was given Demerol 100mg orally for one week to take every 3-4 hours. On my one week visist he switched the Demerol to Percocet 7.5mg. Usually after surgery you are just dealing with the surgical...
but found out I was allergic and then switched to Demerol...
...these. I had Percocet (oxycodine) with my wisdom teeth but found out I was allergic and then switched to Demerol 25 mg. which was good. Mostly I've been on Hydrocodiene for any pain which usually...
and that was fine, but then they switched me to Percocet...
...give me that. Instead, they put me on Demerol following surgery and that was fine, but then they switched me to Percocet. This stuff makes me horrendously nauseous. As a matter of...
50mgs. I requested for him to change my meds to Percocet...
...only got 5mgs of Demerol? My PS had originally prescribed me Demerol too, but they were 50mgs. I requested for him to change my meds to Percocet cause that's what I...
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