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No: They are two separate pain medications working on different pathways. If taken under the supervision of a doctor they are safe. If they are experimented with they can be lethal. ...Read more
Yes...but?: Anyone with a medical (or dental license) plus a dea controlled substance registration. ...Read more
Yes: Whether or not relacore actually works is really the question. ...Read more
Yes, but wean down: Yes, the Fioricet will stop headaches that occur, while the topamax (topiramate) will keep them from coming on in the first place. That being said, if you are still using the Fioricet on a regular basis, you should definitely look into alternative medications- Fioricet has been shown to greatly increase the risk of medication overuse headache, which is very difficulty to treat. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Not my 1st choice: I do not like that pill, and it has 30mcg of estrogen and it is 21 days. There are many pills that have less estrogen which is better- less chance for estrogen related side effects. My number one pill i prescribe is loloestin, it only has 10 mcg estrogen which is safer and it has 24 active pills and then 2 estrogen pills so only 2 placebo pills , so you get lighter periods and less chance of a cys. ...Read more
Can taking norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) and clindamycin effect my birth control implant?
No effect: The birth control implant (Implanon/Nexplanon) is extremely safe because it only releases the progestin, Etonogestrel. There is no estrogen and so the risk of clots is MUCH lower than any combined method. Failure rate is 0.05% in a year, which is almost better than getting your tubes tied. It is effective within a week of insertion and won't be affected by ANY antibiotics (except rifampin). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Headaches: This headache medication is not available in the US but it will not affect birth control effectiveness if that is your concern. If headaches are a recurring problem for you then a workup should be done. If Migraines are the cause the combination birth control pills should be avoided ...Read more
I take the birth control pill nortrel. Will taking aleve, advil, tylenol, (acetaminophen) or midol make it less effective?
Do not think so!!!!: There mechanism of actin is different>>>>>>.Get a more detailed answer ›
If taking lamotrigine, can I take viorele instead of mircette (ethinyl estradiol and desogestrel)?
Can i take fioricet with codeine (acetaminophen butalbital caffeine and codeine) while trying to conceive?
Yes, but: Opioids in general like Codeine may affect reproductive hormones and may cause fertility issues by affecting ovulation. Only a thorough workup can determine if that is the case. If fertility is not an issue, the use of any drug during pregnancy can be a concern as this med has a category c rating for fetal adverse effects. Consult with an OB to weigh the risks versus the benefits. ...Read more