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Can you take pain killers while taking humira (adalimumab)?

Can you take pain killers while taking humira (adalimumab)?

Yes: There is no contraindication to the use of analgesics with humira (adalimumab). ...Read more

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If you take pain killers regularly starting at a young age, will they continue to work later in life?

Not likely: Tolerance to the pain relieving effects of opiates is especially seen in younger patients. Getting off opiates sooner rather than later is best and your doctor should provide guidance. ...Read more

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Could you take pain killers like panadol, nurofen etc while on yasmin (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) birth control?

Could you take pain killers like panadol, nurofen etc while on yasmin (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) birth control?

Yes, you can: There is no drug interactions between these medications. However, is always good to consult with your phycisian before mixing any medications, ...Read more

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I take up 8 prescribed dihydrocodien pain killers every day 30mg I can't stop taking them and there creating black thoughts of suicide?

I take up 8 prescribed dihydrocodien pain killers every day 30mg I can't stop taking them and there creating black thoughts of suicide?

Go to the hospital: It sounds like you need help detoxing from this medication, and you don't want to try and do that on your own -- especially if you're having suicidal thoughts. ...Read more

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Can I take pain killers that are expired (2-6 months)?

Sure: They may not be as effective, though. But don't increase the dose... They are likely fine but may not be as effective. ...Read more

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How many people take prescription pain killers in the U.S.?

How many people take prescription pain killers in the U.S.?

A lot: 80% of all the narcotics prescribed for pain in the world are prescribed in the United States ...Read more

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Can I take any pain killers while suffering gastroenteritis?

Can I take any pain killers while suffering gastroenteritis?

Some: You could take tylenol (acetaminophen). Narcotics would be ok but can cause constipation. Aviod Ibuprofen and other non-steroidal antiinflammatories as they can cause stomach irritation. ...Read more

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Please answer! What pain killers can I take for a dry socket?

Please answer! What pain killers can I take for a dry socket?

Dry socket: The way to relieve pain for a dry socket is to have your dentist place a special medication in the socket. Then you get relief in minutes to hours. Taking pain medication just masks the pain and not very well. You can take whatever you pain medication you would normally take for a headache. It probably won't help much. See your dentist. ...Read more

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What pain killers can I rotate to take them for shortest period of time?

Why rotating?: If a certain pain pill is given for purpose of short-term pain control, and it works w/o causing problem, why rotate? Like all-other-meds, the smallest effective dose and the shortest time needed is recommended. Some meds are needed for life, and still smallest effective dose is recommended. Consult your doc. Good luck. ...Read more

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I feel pain around the kidney area when I take pain killers, is this kidney damage or what?

I feel pain around the kidney area when I take pain killers, is this kidney damage or what?

Here are some. ..: The pain over the kidney is oftentimes not related with kidney disorders, but is necessary to be evaluated so to identify what causes the pain. To do so, Doc need to analyze the info on its onset, degree, duration, interval, progress/evolution over time, conduct physical examination, and do tests such as UA, imaging studies such as CT scan, etc. To diduce possible Dx for reasonable Rx / care. ...Read more

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What are the sidafect if u take pain. Killers and antibiotics?

Depends: Depends on the painkiller and the antibiotic. For the most part there are very few interactions between pain medication and antibiotics. ...Read more

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How long does the edema take to subside? I stopped taking pain-killers. Should I try ice-compression. I have been given normal elastic knee bandage

How long does the edema take to subside? I stopped taking pain-killers. Should I try ice-compression. I have been given normal elastic knee bandage

Can take a few weeks: Usually most edema resolves in a few weeks, however depending on the type of injury it could take longer. Ice and compression will help. Nsaids will help. If no luck with that see your orthopedic doctor. ...Read more

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Is it illegal to take prescribed pain killers after you're cured?

Illegal: There is no law - about this except if you sell or share the meds with others. Its far safer for you to stop using the med if you do not need it. Also safely dispose of the med if not needed anymore. ...Read more

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How do you treat pain killers to take after surgery?

Ask the doctors: Ask the doctors treating you, from the anesthesiologist to the surgeon, they are all more than capable of addressing your concerns. It is also something they want you to discuss with them because too much post operative pain may signal a problem they need to address. ...Read more

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What will happen if I take a lot of pain killers at once?

What will happen if I take a lot of pain killers at once?

Nothing good: Depending on type of pain killer you can just get really sick or die. Taking too much aspirin will result in an unpleasant death. Taking too much of most NSAIDS regularly will cause ulcers & kidney damage.Too many opiates-liver damage, respiratory depression & death. If you feel you must take a lot of meds to relieve pain-see dr. For help. If you are suicidal, call hotline/friend/dr. IMMEDIATELY. ...Read more

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As a result of the surgery I've just had, I've been on heavy pain killers for weeks now, at the moment I feel pain at my back any time I take them.

As a result of the surgery I've just had, I've been on heavy pain killers for weeks now, at the moment I feel pain at my back any time I take them.

Increased pain: There is a condition discussed in pain management and more often in addiction and that is opioid induced hyperalgesia. This refers to the fact that in some people when opioids are increased or continued for a long period the body short circuits and the pain actually becomes worse instead of better ...Read more

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Can I take antibiotics and pain killers together?

Can I take antibiotics and pain killers together?

Antibiotics: Yes most of the time. There are some combinations wherein protein binding, liver enzyme systems play a role in the choice of antibiotic and pain med. Your doctor will have decided the best combo. ...Read more

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Can I take pain killers for cystitis in the bladder?

Can I take pain killers for cystitis in the bladder?

IS IT PRESCRIBED?: It may help along with antibiotics but is it prescribed or do you just have some left over from something else? Speak with your physician to make sure it is alright. Also depends on what pain killers you mean like otc or narcotic? ...Read more

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I've been having severe headaches all day everyday for over 3months. I take pain killers but they don't work. I don't take them everyday cos not good?

I've been having severe headaches all day everyday for over 3months. I take pain killers but they don't work. I don't take them everyday cos not good?

Neurological eval: I would encourage you to have the headaches medically evaluated. Severe, daily headaches for this period of time warrants assessment. Please let your personal physician know. ...Read more

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How many pain killers can you take in 1 day?

Pain kilers: You are to take exactly what is prescribed to you. The answer is based on your doctor allows you to take per day. ...Read more

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What is a safe dosage of pain killers to take?

What is a safe dosage of pain killers to take?

Question too broad: OTC pain meds like Advil & Aleve have completely different dosage levels & one can be taken many times a day, the other only once or twice.Tylenol (acetaminophen) has a maximum dosage of 4 g per day or it can cause liver failure.Opiates have a wide range of efficacy & combinations and dosing schedules. You need to talk with your dr. To determine which med is best for you & the dosage. ...Read more

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Please suggest what food can I take instead of pain killers, to ease daily pain?

Please suggest what food can I take instead of pain killers, to ease daily pain?

Evaluation: You need a work up to find the cause of the pain. Intolerance to certain food can be a big cause of total body pain. Igg food toxicit test is a good start and them eliminate those foods that you are reactive to. 95% of patients are allergic to certain foods yeast, wheat dairy and eggs lead the list. Clean that up and your pains may go away. ...Read more

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What happens if I take these meds, what pain killers am I allowed to take during the day?

Please more info: More information is need it to answer your question. What are the meds you are taken now? What kind of pain killers you are intending to take? Opioids or nsaids?
What is your daily activity?

Respectfully. ...Read more

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Can u take pain killers after getting a tattoo done for headaches?

Can u take pain killers after getting a tattoo done for headaches?

Yes.: Using pain medication as indicated can be helpful for headache treatment. A prolonged headache, however, need to be evaluated by a trained healthcare professional. Unsanitary tattoo facilities can unfortunately casue a number medical conditions which would require a medical evaluation. ...Read more

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