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Why does my lower ab hurts? Yesterday i thru my self to the floor it felt like i streched something and it felt like it was getting hot it continúes

Why does my lower ab hurts? Yesterday i thru my self to the floor it felt like i streched something and it felt like it was getting hot  it continúes

Muscle strain: Sounds like you have strained one of your abdominal muscles. The muscle(s) need time to heal. Try some ice on the area for the rest of the day, 20-30 minutes three times daily and then switch to heat tomorrow. Anti-inflammatory medications and tylenol (acetaminophen) can help with the pain. See your doctor if the pain is still present in a week or if it begins to worsen. ...Read more

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Hei. I use oxycontin because of cronic pancreatitis, and I heard about me-contin, what is it and what's the different to oxycontin?

Hei. I use oxycontin because of cronic pancreatitis, and I heard about me-contin, what is it and what's the different to oxycontin?

See below: Do you mean ms-contin? Both MS-Contin & Oxycontin are time-release formulations. Ms-contin is morphine; Oxycontin is oxycodone. Caution is advised for MS-Contin in pancreatitis. Both can cause biliary spasm. Oxy is 1-2 times as potent as ms-contin. Both have high addictive potential. Both can cause nausea, constipation, respiratory depression, etc. ...Read more

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Am oxy neo and oxy contin from a car accident, is there anything else good for pain these meds leave me dozy all the time, been on them for 18 months?

A possibility: The Buprenorphine patch (Butrans) is indicated for severe and moderate pain. It can be very effective in my prescribing experience. One big advantage is the actual amount of drug delivered to the body is very low. If you are experiencing dependence on oxy products, treatment with Buprenorphine film or tablets under the tongue can be very helpful. Talk to a local physician about these options ...Read more

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My wife suffers from trigeminal nerve Malk happened a year ago .It was happening for several days and then go away for several months ..And now contin?

My wife suffers from trigeminal nerve
Malk happened a year ago .It was happening for several days and then go away for several months ..And now contin?

Trigeminal nerve: The most common form of paroxysmal orofacial pain is trigeminal neuralgia. Typically, a pain attack is accompanied by tic-like cramps or involuntary spasms of the facial muscles ("tic douloureux"), and often leads to a complaint of muscle pain. See a neurologist for evaluation, tests, imaging and treatment. ...Read more

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Can heroin and oxy contin show up as the same thing on a saliva drug test?

Can heroin and oxy contin show up as the same thing on a saliva drug test?

No: Although ultimately from the same base substance, these are two different drugs and there is specific testing for each. ...Read more

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Are MS contin and morphine the same?

Are MS contin and morphine the same?

Yes and no: It is the same narcotic but in different preparations. Ms contin is a continuous release, long acting version of morphine. ...Read more

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How does an MS contin (morphine) work in your body?

How does an MS contin (morphine) work in your body?

As an Opioid: It affects primarily the brain's appreciation of pain in the higher centers. It uses morphine sulphate (morphine) which attaches to specific receptors associated with the appreciation of pain, but also nausea, and consciousness among many others. ...Read more

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Is 30mg considered normal dose of MS contin (morphine)?

Is 30mg considered normal dose of MS contin (morphine)?

Normal dose: There is no such thing as a normal dose. There is a notion of "clinically accepted dosing" but this also variable. The correct way to look at this - is this dose effective - if yes then its fine, if no they it needs to be adjusted. ...Read more