Duragesic (fentanyl)

Duragesic (fentanyl) is an excellent pain reliever, but should only be used by people who’ve tried other opioid pain medications and still need more relief.

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Quick facts about fentanyl
  • Drug class: Pain
  • Rx status: Prescription only
  • Generic status: Lower-cost generic available (fentanyl)

Upsides

  • Duragesic (fentanyl) is stronger than morphine, works quickly, and doesn’t cause as many stomach problems.
  • It’s available in many dosage forms, including a patch, injection, film, nasal spray, and lollipop.
  • The Duragesic (fentanyl) patch provides long-term pain relief and lowers the number of times you need to take pain medications each day.

Downsides

  • Duragesic (fentanyl) isn’t for everyone. It’s a really strong pain medication and taking too much can be deadly.
  • The patch doesn’t provide quick pain relief.
  • Often causes drowsiness and constipation. If taking long-term, use a stool softener.
  • Shouldn’t be used by people with breathing problems (like asthma and COPD), a slow heart rate, or are elderly.
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