Re: Taking a break...karla
From: toni welsh (email@example.com)
Wed Sep 27 18:54:38 2000
At Wed, 27 Sep 2000, Poutinen, Jay wrote:
>Toni-- What size Fentanyl patch did you use? It comes in 25 mcg, 50 mcg,
>75 mcg, and 100 mcg. You should have started with 25 mcg.
>From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com]
>Sent: Wednesday, September 27, 2000 9:35 AM
>I was so sick yesterday, after using the fentanyl patch, my husband had
>to come home for the rest of the day, I talked to pain clinic, and she
>told me remove it right away, but it took 24 hours to enter the system,
>and it takes that long to get out of your system, I was so sick, I would
>never try it again. The pharmacy told me that it is stronger than
>morphine, I did not know this, I had a reaction to morphine in the
>hospital, after surgery, and they changed me to demeral through the IV!
That is what she put me on, and they also caused me to have difficulty
in breathing. I did not sleep ONE hour that night, I feel better today!