I am very new to this site and hope I'm postin
g this in
the correct category, etc. I've had 4 back surgeries, the most recent 6 months ago takin
g out the hardware from the L4-L5-S1 fusion I had done 5 years ago (surgeon found there was movement in
the screws) as well as decompression of the L2-L3 nerves. I've been on a combin
ation of fentanyl
Patch (up to 100 mcg) every 72 hours, Hydrocodone for break-through pain
, Ambien to sleep, Effexor to control depression.