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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
It is a good: painkiller. Narcotic analgesics are the most efficacious agents available for relief of acute pain. Demerol (meperidine hydrochloride) is opioid and g ... Read More

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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience Pain Management
Demerol (meperidine hydrochloride): Yes - definitely.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pascal Scemama de gialluly
11 years experience Anesthesiology
An opioid analgesic: demerol (meperidine hydrochloride) or meperidine is a opioid-based pain medication. Its action, risks and side effects are somehwat similar to morphin ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Teicheira
35 years experience Pain Management
Older pain med: People like demerol (meperidine hydrochloride). It's a fact. There's something about it that gives a better comfort to those suffering with pain. Unf ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience Pain Management
Demerol (meperidine hydrochloride) expire: Look on the bottle - there should be a date there.
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carl Balog
38 years experience Pain Management
No: Demerol (meperidine hydrochloride) has been going out of favor as an oral pain medication for more than a decade. It has more potential side effects ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vikram Patel
36 years experience Pain Management
Demerol (meperidine hydrochloride): Demerol (meperidine hydrochloride) can have adverse effects that may be difficult to manage. My advice is to get off of it as soon as possible. Get pr ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ionel Rad
Dr. Ionel Rad answered
16 years experience Anesthesiology
Talk to your doctor: If you are concerned about taking a narcotic for many years, discuss it with your physician who is prescribing it. Talk about the risks, benefits and ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Weston
30 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Yes: Yes.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aj Rastogi
17 years experience Pain Management
No: Meprozine contains Meperidine which is also in Demerol (meperidine hydrochloride) but also has Promethazine which is an anti-nausea medication not fou ... Read More

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