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How soon after starting Onsolis will my symptoms improve?

The cancer pain medication Onsolis (fentanyl) is meant to be used only when the drugs you take around the clock aren't enough to manage your pain -- but when you take a dose, your pain should be relieved fairly quickly. If Onsolis doesn't adequately control your pain within 30 minutes, your doctor may direct you to use another kind of drug for relief.

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