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Demerol (Overview)

Meperidine hydrochloride is a drug that increases narcotic effects which is a kind of pain medication.


Demerol (Overview)

Meperidine hydrochloride is a drug that increases narcotic effects which is a kind of pain medication.


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Is demerol (meperidine hydrochloride) 50mg a good pain managment drug? Please advise!

Is demerol (meperidine hydrochloride) 50mg a good pain managment drug? Please advise!

It is a good: painkiller. Narcotic analgesics are the most efficacious agents available for relief of acute pain. Demerol (meperidine hydrochloride) is opioid and good painkiller. When pain is accompanied by inflammation, NSAIDs are more effective than opioids in managing pain. Ask your doctor for more information. ...Read more

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Had wisdoms removed i'm on 100 mg of methadone. I wa prescribed 50 mg demerol (meperidine hydrochloride) one every 4 hrs is it ok? Will it kill me?

Had wisdoms removed i'm on 100 mg of methadone. I wa prescribed 50 mg demerol (meperidine hydrochloride) one every 4 hrs is it ok? Will it kill me?

Check with dentist: Probably not... But check with your dentist who should know that you are taking the methadone.. It may be that you might not need to take the Demerol (meperidine hydrochloride) since you are already taking the methadone. One of the oral surgeons here may have a different opinion. ...Read more

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What is the medicinal use of demerol (meperidine hydrochloride)?

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. Unfortunately, there is a toxic byproduct that keeps us from using it for chronic pain. Most ers have switched to Dilaudid and /or toradol. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take demerol (meperidine hydrochloride) and percocet together?

Is it safe to take demerol (meperidine hydrochloride) and percocet together?

Possibly-best not to: Both medications are in the class of an opiate. Therefore the effects of taking them together are additive. You get more analgesia (pain relief) and more side effects, the most serious being respiratory depression. This can suppress your drive to breath altogether leading to death. Whether this happens or not depends on your tolerance to this type of medication-look up definition of tolerance. ...Read more

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Meperidine Hydrochloride (Definition)

Meperidine hydrochloride is a drug that increases narcotic effects which is a ...Read more