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can i take exedrin while taking methylprednisolone

A female asked:
Dr. Marvin Ott
19 years experience Emergency Medicine
Read the labels: Excedrin usually contains asprin, which interacts with ibuprofen, and shouldn't be taken within 6 hours of each other. Sudafed (pseudoephadedrine) alo ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Which excedrin?: avoid the excedrin formulation with caffiene, as it can interact with the claritin-d (the 'd' part), you can take only plain tylenol, wish you wellnes ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Germanovich
12 years experience Pain Management
Talk to your doctor: Ibuprofen lasts about 6-8 hours. Take excedrin as directed after that. Nsaids can cause ulcers and life threatening bleeding. Talk to your physician a ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
Yes, you can: there are no drug interactions and you can alternate Excedrin and advil (ibuprofen). Always follow the directions on the "Drug Facts" label and do not ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Yes you can...
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
Shouldn't: Be any drug-drug interactions.
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
27 years experience Pediatrics
See below: Do you mean lysteda? If so, then i would not recommend taking naproxen, ibuprofen, or aspirin.
A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
47 years experience Infectious Disease
Yes: There is no problem taking these 2 medications at the same time.
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Francine Yep
30 years experience Family Medicine
Be careful, please: Ultram is not a narcotic but acts like a pain relieving narcotic. Do not take both ultram and lortab during the same 4 hour period. Either of these me ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Koos
20 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
No - none identified: I utilize the combination of cephalosporins and Pseudoephedrine to treat sinus infections in some cases.
A 76-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
11 years experience Internal Medicine
Risky: NSAIDS taken with steroids can increase risk for stomach irritation. Use with caution.
A female asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Drug interactions: I found on drug-drug interactions btwn Advil (brand of ibuprofen, an anti-inflammatory pain medication) and Cefpodoxime (a cephalosporin-class antibio ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience Cardiology
Yes : No contraindication.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
Ask pharmacist: No reports on this interaction risk. Ask and be sure to use each ONLY as directed. Look into other ways to achieve a healthy weight. Slow and steady r ... Read More
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Dr. Pouya Shafipour
22 years experience Family Medicine
Yes but: Yes with most antibiotics i can't recall interaction between Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and the antibiotic. However there might be rare cases i'm not ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Yes.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience Endocrinology
Medicines: Please never take tryptophan while taking Percocet - have your doctor decide what meds to use. Regarding your pain, headaches, and chest pain please d ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
49 years experience Trauma Surgery
Not a good idea: Since caffeine stimulates gastric acid you are negating the effects of these drugs. You might try decaffeinated coffee instead or Sanka
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Marx
47 years experience Pain Management
How Much Excedrin?: A more important issue is how ofter you take the excedrin. You may be causing rebound headaches which in many ways are more difficult to treat than mi ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Joel Gorfinkel
55 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
Yes: Pamabron, bromtheophyline, is an OTC diuretic and can be taken with metoprolol, a beta blocker. However, check with your doc why u may need a diuretic ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
No Contraindication: The answer is YES. Hope this helps! Dr Z
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A 65-year-old male asked:
Dr. Masoud Sadighpour
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Might increase BP: It might increase your blood pressure.
A 72-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Pharmacotherapy.: Xanax (alprazolam) & citalopram may be prescribed to be taken together.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience Pain Management
Meloxicam: Any- as long as it is not nsaid.
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