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Friday, July 17, 2009 Kay, Community Member, asks

Q: What is a pain medication that is called a lollipop

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Karen Lee Richards, Health Guide
7/19/09 4:02am

The previous answerer is correct.  Actiq is sometimes called a fentanyl lollipop.  Fentanyl is a powerful opioid and has to be used carefully.  Actiq comes with detailed instructions that need to be followed exactly.  Here's a link to more information on Actiq:  http://www.healthsquare.com/drugs/118701.htm

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hurting36, Community Member
7/18/09 11:40am

I believe that Fentanyl comes in a sucker, Actiq?I'm not ure, somebody will know on here, might get you pointed in the right direction, sorry couldnt be of more help.

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By Kay, Community Member— Last Modified: 12/27/10, First Published: 07/17/09