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Can I Stop Taking Methylprednisolone If The Pain Is Gone
How long does it take to get aleve (naproxen) out of my system, i think the salt in it is causing edema. Im taking advil right now instead. stopped taking it sat?
Methylprednisolone (medrol) is a steroid. It's in the same family as Prednisone but is a bit more potent. Medrol (methylprednisolone) is used to treat a variety of acute and chronic inflammatory conditions such as asthma, gout, and rheumatoid arthritis. Medrol (methylprednisolone) like other steroids have many side effects especially if used long term. Common ones: weight gain, ...Read more
I've been taking 40mg pmz-pantoprazole daily for 40 days. Less pain and discomfort, but there still is. How can I know when to stop taking the pills?
Depends: If the pain is not resolved within a few weeks of starting the medication, then there may be something else causing your pain. ...Read more
What to do if I have been having tooth pains and have been taking an nsaid pain reliever. If i stop taking it will the bleeding stop?
I took metronidazole i stopped taking them because of all the side affects is it ok to take tylenol (acetaminophen) to stop the pain?
Was taking meloxicam for Jaw pain but I stopped after two doses. How long until I can safely take aspirin or something of the sort again?
If im having tendon pain from levoflaxin will it be ok to wait until this evening to see a doctor?I stopped taking the medication.
Probably: If pain is mild-moderate, you have full function of the affected limb, and you've discontinued, waiting a few hours is ok. The rare serious complication is rupture of a tendon, with achilles (heel) most frequent. This usually has a sudden onset, is very painful, causes swelling, and may inhibit lower leg function. If any of these signs occur, seek help immediately. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I've been taking ibprofen for hip pain / sore muscles can I assume there is inflamation and how long should I keep taking them until pain goes away?
Steroids were helping. I stopped taking the steroids and now I'm in pain again. What is a more long-term solution to pain?
Steroids: Discuss with your Dr. The solution is to find the cause and then treat that. ...Read more
If the prednisone doesn't help stop the ringing in my ears what can I do after I am done taking the prednisone?
My doctor has instructed me to stop taking my statin because of myalgia's! how long before. I get relief if this is the cause?
Started taking 50mg of Antenolol once a day, 4 days ago for HBP. If I stop taking it now will I suffer through the withdraws (eg. Chest pain, etc..) or have I not taken it that long for my body to become dependent on it.
Must be tapered down: Atenolol should never be suddenly stopped when using it for hypertension. You must consult your treating physician on how he/she wants you to taper down- usually a taper might be 50mgx 2 days, 25 mg for 2 days , then 25mg every other day x 2 days, then off ( as an example ). Stopping suddenly like you just did can cause your BP to spike. ...Read more
Just stop: No taper needed.Get a more detailed answer ›
I am taking medrol (methylprednisolone) to reduce inflamation of my sciatic and I took motrin to relieve the pain is that ok?I
I am on the progesterone only pill called cerelle and it is causing me constant periods, if I stop taking it will my period stop and how soon?
7-10 days: Progesterone only pills such as Cerelle are notorious for causing irregular, unpredictable bleeding. if you stop taking it, you will probably have an episode of heavy bleeding within about a week. After that, the bleeding should stop and you should resume normal cycles. If you still need contraception, it might be a good idea to get started on a combined estrogen/progesterone pill. ...Read more
Amitriptyline for pain relief., If stop taking. how long before I will know if it was actually helping. ?
My doctor prescribed me Augmentin. I started getting severe itchiness and stop taking the medicine. How long does it last in your system?
Depends: Depending on whether this is immune mediated allergy (and the type of allergic response); the itching can last anywhere from a few hours to several days. Medication (again, depending on the reaction) can help. ...Read more
I have a peptic ulcer. Using omeprazole. I will be ok for 4 months but the moment i stop using the pills the symptoms and pain returns. Why?
Peptic ulcer: Don't know how diagnosis of peptic ulcer was made. Are you are treating yourself.? Anyway, you need test for a bacteria called helicobactor pylori, a common cause of non-healing peptic ulcer. Test can be done from stool, urea breath test, blood test for antibody. Talk to your doctor, s/he may refer you to GI doc. Who might advise endoscopy. If positive, 2 wks treatment with 3 meds heals the ulcer. ...Read more
I've been having diarrhea, and nausea for a week, it's not the first time this happened.what can be the cause. Am taking chloroquine, prednisone.
I'm on the minipill but it's causing me constant nausea, if I stop taking it, how long until the nausea stops?
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