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Can you still have to lay flat on your back for 24 hours when you get an epidural or spinal anesthesia? In brief: NopeANESTHESIA EPIDURALSee 3 more answers
We have people walk with epidurals if they are done higher in the back.
If general anethesia is given to a patient through an iv, do they still breathe on their own? In brief: If I want them toANESTHESIASee 2 more answers
Sometimes they do and sometimes they don't.
I have chronic interstitial cystitis. Tried several meds with limited success. Is it normal to be on a pain medication such as norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) long term? In brief: I wouldn'tBLADDER INFECTION HYDROCODONE AND ACETAMINOPHEN PAINFUL BLADDER SYNDROME NORCO PAIN MEDICATION PAIN MEDICINE PAINFUL BLADDER SYNDROME CYSTITIS URINARY TRACT INFECTION FEMALE HEALTHSee 1 more answer
I'd try Gabapentin or Lyrica (pregabalin) plus an antidepressant.
Aside from OTC meds, what non narcotic meds work well for sciatica pain reaching my feet? In brief: LotsLOW BACK PAIN NARCOTIC SCIATICA YOUNG HEALTH OLD HEALTHSee 3 more answers
Narcotics don't work we'll for sciatic pain anyway so even more reason to want something else.
If maligant hyperthermia occurred with excersie, what symptoms would you get? In brief: DeathWIND EXPOSURE HEAT ILLNESS HEAT ILLNESS HYPERTHERMIA OVERHEATING OVERHEATING EXERCISE OR PHYSICAL ACTIVITY MALIGNANT HYPERTHERMIASee 1 more answer
It does not happen.
What is the best non-narcotic pain med. To take for herniated disk?My doc says only a narcotic will help but i refuse to take any cause i'm a x-addict In brief: Some optionsSee 1 more answer
Mobic, tylenol, (acetaminophen) lidoderm, tens unit, physical therapy, gabapentin, lyrica, antidepressants (tcas), topimax those r some ideas.
There are also procedures that can be done with mixed results.ANALGESIC NARCOTIC PAIN RELIEVERS ADDICTION BULGING DISK LUMBAR (LOW BACK) HERNIATED DISK
Could general anesthetic before my wisdom teeth surgery make me throw up? In brief: MightANESTHETIC EMESIS GENERAL ANESTHESIA SURGERY VOMITING WISDOM TEETHSee 1 more answer
Post op nausea and vomitting can be as high as 40%.
Please tell me how long it takes for to recover from general anesthesia after a wisdom tooth extraction? In brief: Not longANESTHESIA GENERAL ANESTHESIA TOOTH EXTRACTION WISDOM TOOTH EXTRACTIONSee 2 more answers
Depends on what they use. You should be able to work the next day.
Can the general anaesthesia administered for a d and c procedure (to investigate post menopausal bleeding) cause death? In brief: PossiblySee 2 more answers
General anesthesia always carries a small risk of death.
As does any medication or medical procedure.ANESTHESIA DILATION AND CURETTAGE MENOPAUSE FEMALE HEALTH
Please write strongest pain medication, complete drug plan for post C-section pain. I chose C-section with general anesthesia. I don't want spinal or epidural? In brief: Get the epiduralANESTHESIA C-SECTION EPIDURAL GENERAL ANESTHESIA PAIN MEDICATION PAIN MEDICINE CAESAREAN FEMALE HEALTHSee 2 more answers
Epidural will manage pain better than narcotics.