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Lucid Dreaming
by Legend
Citation:   Legend. "Lucid Dreaming: An Experience with Fentanyl (exp55216)". Erowid.org. May 17, 2008. erowid.org/exp/55216

7.5 ug oral Pharms - Fentanyl (patch)


My friend recently acquired 2 boxes of 75mcg fentanyl patches prescribed for his father whom used to have severe back pain. I, curious in the experience, bought 1 patch from my friend for 20$ and tried chewing approximately 1/20th of it the first night I got it. That first night, the only effects were mild euphoria, a sort of loopiness and a general numbing.

Last night I decided to up the dose and chewed on approximately 1/10 of the patch cut off using scissors. I began chewing the patch and noticed the effects begin to kick in 10 minutes after I began chewing. After approxiamtely 30-45min of chewing I felt very stoned. I could barely read the websites I was surfing and when I stood up to walk, I had extreme trouble with my coordination similar to about 8 drinks of alcohol.

I layed down and began to watch tv. After about 5 minutes of that, I realized that I wasn't breathing. Knowing that respiratory depression was a possible side effect of opiates I immediately spit out the patch that I was chewing on and forced myself to stay awake for fear of falling asleep and not waking up. For 20 minutes I had to consciously remind myself to inhale. After that I began breathing regularly again and felt comfortable enough to try to sleep, I drifted off into a half awake, half asleep lucid dreaming state which was quite unique for me, and I've tried nearly every hallucinogen and never had such an experience.

I ended up waking up 2 hours later and making my way from the couch to my bed where I enjoyed a nice long sleep. This fentanyl is a highly addictive drug though, and ever since I first took it, I've been looking forward to taking it every night all throughout the day. Part of me can't wait to finish this patch and never look back again.

Exp Year: 2006ExpID: 55216
Gender: Male 
Age at time of experience: Not Given 
Published: May 17, 2008Views: 25,331
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