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Can fibromyalgia pain require narcotic pain medication?

Can fibromyalgia pain require narcotic pain medication?

Rarely: Opioids are a last resort and are only considered an option if all traditional medications have failed. ...Read more

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Dr. Mitchell Cohn
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Can someone taking Norvasc (amlodipine) also take an analgesic for pain relief?

Can someone taking Norvasc (amlodipine) also take an analgesic for pain relief?

Yes.: Interestingly, you may find that you develop a little bit of lower extremity swelling if you take a non steroidal anti inflammatory medication. Both Norvasc (amlodipine) and NSAIDS are associated with such swelling and the combo may make it obvious. ...Read more

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Which pain reliever can be taken with celexa? Advil (ibuprofen) ibprofen etc?

Which pain reliever can be taken with celexa? Advil (ibuprofen) ibprofen etc?

Tylenol (acetaminophen): Celexa (citalopram) and Tylenol (acetaminophen) no drug interactions. Celexa (citalopram) and NSAIDs do not take together, increased risk of upper GI bleeding. Talk to your health care provider for more information. ...Read more

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Which is better for arthritis pain relief, Aleve (naproxen) or Advil?

Both are good: Both Aleve (naproxen) and Advil (ibuprofen) are anti-inflammatory medications and either can be used to treat arthritis pain. Aleve only needs to be taken 2 times per day (every 12 hours) where as Advil can be taken 3 times per day (every 8 hours). Do not take them both together but try them both separately and see which is more effective for you. ...Read more

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Which pain medications work better: mepergan, percocet, vicodin?

Which pain medications work better:  mepergan, percocet, vicodin?

Which is best: The one that works. There is no such thing as a best drug, the one that takes care of your pain and has the least side effects (for you) is the best. ...Read more

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Safe to take Aleve (naproxen) for arthritic pain if taking BP medication?

Safe to take Aleve (naproxen) for arthritic pain if taking BP medication?

Usually: Aleve (naproxen) may occasionally raise bp. The best way to know is to monitor your BP at home with an inexpensive digital unit. ...Read more

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Alternative pain meds to oxy?

Alternative pain meds to oxy?

Depends: I'm thinking that you are referring to oxycontin, a powerful opiate used as a pain killer and recreationally. Speak with your md about lesser potent meds and weaning off the opiates altogether. ...Read more

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How can pain killers like ibuprofen work?

How can pain killers like ibuprofen work?

Good question.: Medications, called, nsaids of which Aspirin is the best known, work by directly blocking an enzyme, called cox, cyclo-ogenase, which its products produce the 'ouch', swelling, reddening, increase in temperature at the site of injury. Also known as rubor, calor, dulor, tumor. ...Read more

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Replacing 500mg nabumetone w/ OTC nsaid. Treats neuroma pain as needed (a 30day supply of nab. Lasted 6mths) ibupro? Aleve (naproxen)?

Replacing 500mg nabumetone w/ OTC nsaid.  Treats neuroma pain as needed (a 30day supply of nab. Lasted 6mths) ibupro? Aleve (naproxen)?

Sclerosing injection: Why are you putting up with the pain when you can see a podiatrist have a series of 4-7 sclerosing injections and be done with the pain? Sclerosing injections are anhydrous alcohol injections that dehydrate, hence removeing the conductive layer on the nerve known as myelin and will stop the pain forever. ...Read more

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I'm taking Amitryptyline, Neurontin (gabapentin) and Naproxen for severe back pain and spasms. Is it safe to take methocarbamol as well?

I'm taking Amitryptyline, Neurontin (gabapentin) and Naproxen for severe back pain and spasms. Is it safe to take methocarbamol as well?

Yes: watch for sedation though. Don't drive until you know how sleepy you will get with the combination of Neurontin (gabapentin) and methocarbimal. ( assuming you take the amitryptyline at bedtime. ...Read more

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