ok hi i am new to this i have been having lower and upper back pian for over 19 years.i have tried everything and i do mean everything out here from meds to new age things so hear is my main problem right now. i have a pain pump with dilaudid and clonidine(just added a month ago) and i am still in alot of pain> yes i take alot of oral meds also,but this is my 4th are 5th pain pump mine keep breaking down. does anyone else have this peoblem? i just had a dye study little over a month ago and on the next refill 18 days later it was fine well then i just went to the doc to refill again 18 days later and it had double the amount that was to be left in it again. anyone have anything to help?