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Ibuprofen And Cannabis
Could light cannabis use for chronic pain damage the liver? What stresses more.. NSAIDs and Tylenol, (acetaminophen) or cannabis ?
Cannabis use: Cannabis has been used for pain since the Ming Dynasty. Some forms are better than others for pain. Some of the aromatic terpenes from cannabis can cause liver issues if taken in in large amounts. Vit A is another terpene (diterpene) that in large amounts can be quite toxic. Excessive use of Tylenol (acetaminophen) can damage the liver. NSAIDS can cause GI bleeding & kidney problems-inhibition of prostaglandin ...Read more
Ibuprofen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (nsaid). It works by reducing hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body. Ibuprofen is used to reduce fever and treat pain or inflammation caused by many conditions such as headache, toothache, back pain, arthritis, menstrual ...Read more
NSAIDS,muscle relax: Naproxen is one of the non- steroidal anti- inflammatory medication, which works by by subsiding the inflammation and so helping the pain. Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) is a muscle relaxant and helps the tense muscles to relax and some antispasmodal effect. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Talk with your Dr.: I would discuss this matter with your medical marijuana doctor. In general, i cannot think of any absolute contra-indications with the combination. As with any meds which affect the central nervous system, there may be synergistic interactions which means the sum can be greater than expected from the respective parts. Like 1+1= more than 2. Be careful, maybe don't drive. ...Read more
I take methadone and oxycodone nasal spray flucuanate and colzapanm and may have taken a Tylenol (acetaminophen) with codiene?
Drugs: one Tylinol with codeine will not cause you any problem ...Read more
Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) for pain after knee surgery 2 5/325 mg/day, is safe to use Voltaren gel for inflammation while on Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen)? Any other suggestion to reduce swollen?
Can I take diazepam and 800mg Advil (ibuprofen) together. I was prescribed both. One for muscle spasms and other for pain. I know Advil (ibuprofen) also is a muscle relaxer.
Norflex (orphenadrine) is an: antispasmotic. (Not a pain reliever). It is often taken along with other agents that relieve pain. ...Read more
Yes: Select one of the above and use it alone. ...Read more
Can be.: No significant interaction.Get a more detailed answer ›
Regarding analgesic pain management, is it safe to use nsaids such as Aleve (naproxen) in conjunction with acetaminophen?
Yes: Nsaids can cause kidney and GI toxicity, Acetaminophen can cause liver toxicity. Alternating the two can minimize the dose for both classes of drug and reduce toxicity. As always, i encourage working with your doctor to optimize your pain management and medical therapy. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is it safe to take 300mg of aspirin along with 400mg of ibuprofen for their anti-inflammatory and pain relieving effects?
ASPIRIN/nsaid: NO ITS NOT SAFE- BOTH MAY RESULT IN SEVERE GASTIRC IRRITATION AND MAY LEAD TO ULCERS ESPECIALLY IF YOU USE THIS DAILY. ...Read more