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Exalgo vs. Opana for Pain

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Exalgo

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/ 1,162 posts
Other Names: Dilaudid   Hydromorphone   Exalgo ER   Palladone

Opana

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/ 8,715 posts
Other Names: Oxymorphone   Opana ER   Numorphan
Rating: 2 out of 5
Based on 1,162 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 8,715 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Hydromorphone, a more common synonym for dihydromorphinone, commonly a hydrochloride (trade names Palladone, Dilaudid, and numerous others) is a very potent centrally-acting analgesic medication of the opioid class. It is a derivative o... Read more on Wikipedia
Oxymorphone (Opana, Numorphan, Numorphone) or 14-Hydroxydihydromorphinone is a powerful semi-synthetic opioid analgesic first developed in Germany circa 1914, patented in the USA by Endo Pharmaceuticals in 1955 and introduced to the Uni... Read more on Wikipedia
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By captclap
December 7, 2013
captclap wrote
exalgo
Exalgo is very strong but it takes a few days to get up to full strength in the body. I take 2 oxycodone 10mg every 4 hours but after being prescribed exalgo 16mg I just take one in the morning and I'm good all day. Only need the oxy when break through pain gets tough.
Rob  |  February 17, 2014
16' rods??? wow, you must be an avatar creature to have 16 foot rods in your spine.
Rob  |  February 17, 2014
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What patients are saying about Exalgo vs. Opana

107 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
up my dose. He switched me to Exalgo with a diaudud 4 mg...
...nerve). I was previously on Opana (20mg 2x). Opana was the best however I built up a tolerance and dr ...up my dose. He switched me to Exalgo with a diaudud 4...
seems to be working well on the pain with few side effects...
i just started taking exalgo 12mg it seems to be working well on the pain with few side effects.I still take 2-3 oxycodone 30 mg ir day.i was taking 2 40 mg opana and 2-3 60 mg oxycontin...
to exalgo.Switched from opana 2 weeks ago.How do antacids...
Hi.New to exalgo.Switched from opana 2 weeks ago.How do antacids ...no interference. I have been on Exalgo for 2 years now and ...anything about interactions from my pain management Dr. I sugges...
off it. I found that Opana worked wonders, and was far...
...wanted off it. I found that Opana worked wonders, and was far ...duration of pain relief.....Exalgo has been one of those long acting meds that seems to have a good pain relief duration and doe...
mg exalgo that did nothing for any of the symptoms, was a...
...on 40 mg Opana er twice a ...Dr perscribed 60 mg exalgo that did nothing for any of the symptoms, was a horrible few weeks for me. Switched to mscontin 60mg 2x's a ...when I was on Opana. M...
pain. I feel like being on opana so long screwed me and my...
...am shit out of luck. Opana is so much stronger than ...not work for my pain. I feel like being on opana so long screwed me and my tolerance is ...what I heard, that exalgo sucks so no point i...
(stage3). I also take opana 5mg for break-through pain...
...Exalgo 16 mg once daily. It is a long-acting diludid. I tried Opana 60mg twice daily, it caused severre headaches. Oxycontin is supposed to last 12 hours, but for me only lasted 8 hours. Fentan...
it, I can take 20 mg of the Opana IR and have relief for 12...
...had something stronger than Exalgo (hydromorphone ER, only goes ...these new plastic Opana ER don't work at ALL for my pain. I don't get it, I can take 20 mg of the Opana IR and have relief for ...
be available. My wife is on way more opana than you and her...
...My wife is on way more opana than you ...to put her on Exalgo IR16,4 ...good insureance. Retail cost is around $80 per pill on the Exalgo. We all know the insurance company will be paying les...
Oxy and they prescribed EXALGO-which is supposed to be a...
...Pain Mgmt dr to take me off the Oxy and they prescribed EXALGO-which is supposed to be a ...a strond dose this is. Exalgo is Extended Release Hydromorphone-I want to switch to Opana 80mg twice a...
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