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Fentanyl vs. Hydromorphone for Pain

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Fentanyl

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Other Names: Duragesic   Actiq   Fentora   Fentanyl Citrate   Sublimaze

Hydromorphone

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Other Names: Dilaudid   Exalgo   Palladone   Palladone SR   Exalgo ER
Rating: 2.5 out of 5
Based on 78,432 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 2 out of 5
Based on 21,014 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Fentanyl (also known as fentanil, brand names Sublimaze, Actiq, Durogesic, Fentora, Onsolis, Instanyl, Abstral, and others) is a potent synthetic narcotic analgesic with a rapid onset and short duration of action. It is a strong agonist at the mu o... Read more on Wikipedia
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
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By J B Gist
October 7, 2014
J B Gist wrote
Pain Management
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By Jesser858
August 16, 2014
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Dilaudid ... worst experience of my life!!!
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Hallucinations on dilaudid
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August 6, 2013
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info about the patches versus tylenol
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What patients are saying about Fentanyl vs. Hydromorphone

1,935 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
Hydromorphone insufflated is quite awesome actually....
...down that road. Hydromorphone insufflated is quite awesome actually. Oxycodone is ...most powerful opioid to me, well that or ...
Hydromorphone is fucking awesome, and blows Oxycodone...
...But Intranasal Hydromorphone is fucking awesome, and ...intranasal euphoria wise. Fentanyl Intransal is also amazing, but very short acting. I wouldn't fuck with Fentanyl unless you have...
going from fentanyl to hydromorphone. Typically, fentanyl...
...wondering why he is going from fentanyl to hydromorphone. Typically, fentanyl is a better and safer medication. Perhaps ...as opposed to a patch. Hydromorphone is a strong pain killer....
hours and I took hydromorphone 2mg for breakthrough (which...
...and I took hydromorphone 2mg for ...the Fentanyl did) I liked the pain relief I got with Fentanyl but I had trouble keeping the patches stuck on and then they started to make...
to put me back on Hydromorphone, I also had them reduce the...
...me from the HYDRO to Fentanyl. That did not work at all! the ...almost passing out from the Fentanyl effects. I convinced them to put me back on Hydromorphone, I also had them reduce the basal d...
I rarely take the hydromorphone. If you're uncomfortable...
...pain medication, a fentanyl patch, and I have hydromorphone for breakthrough pain. The fentanyl generally controls the pain very well and I rarely take the hydromorphone. If you're...
and i was taking hydromorphone and supposed to be...
...frankensten, and i was taking hydromorphone and supposed to be ...(MS Contin, hydro diaz)! Fentynal is drug of choice among Pharmacists and doc's. Enough to cause euphoria doesn't show on anythi...
etc). Hydromorphone is effective when used appropriately....
...isn't a good drug. Fentanyl is effective but I only recommend it in ...(like OSA, COPD, etc). Hydromorphone is effective when used appropriately. As ...to use? Morphine? Fentanyl? Whatever yo...
etc). Hydromorphone is effective when used appropriately....
...isn't a good drug. Fentanyl is effective but I only recommend it in ...(like OSA, COPD, etc). Hydromorphone is effective when used appropriately. As ...to use? Morphine? Fentanyl? Whatever yo...
it helpful. I'm now on hydromorphone and amitriptyline. I'm...
...hear that. I've been on the fentanyl patch also and I found it helpful. I'm now on hydromorphone and amitriptyline. I'm so sick of the pain. I don't...
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