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Is it safe take children Mucinex (guaifenesin) multi symptom cold nighttime with prescription bromphenir-pseudoephed-DM together?

Is it safe take children Mucinex (guaifenesin) multi symptom cold nighttime with prescription bromphenir-pseudoephed-DM together?

No: I have always hated these combination and multi symptom products due to the risk of overdosing. Straight Mucinex (guaifenesin) would be ok, it only has the expectorant, but the combo is likely going to have compounds that overlap with the Bromfed dm. ...Read more

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Can I take one Claritin (loratadine) (not d) and one pseudophed PE at the same time? (The d makes me jittery).

Can I take one Claritin (loratadine) (not d) and one pseudophed PE at the same time? (The d makes me jittery).

Same Medication: Claritin (loratadine)-D 12 hr and Claritin (loratadine)-D 24 hour both have pseudoephedrine in them. If you take a Claritin (loratadine) and add phenylephrine which is also a decongestant like pseudoephedrine you may or may not have the same reaction. ...Read more

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Is Diane35 safe to take short and long term?

Is Diane35 safe to take short and long term?

Yes: Yes, however the contraindications listed for all contraceptive pills still apply for "safety sake". ...Read more

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Are there any mood stabilizers that do not increase appetite and are safe to take long term?

Are there any mood stabilizers that do not increase appetite and are safe to take long term?

Is it that drug?: Often people taking mood stabilizers are also receiving 2nd generation antipsychotics which in themselves can cause weight gain. Check with your physician. Data on side effects for valproic acid and specifically depamide indicates less than 1% may have weight gain. Asimilar number may have weight loss as well. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take Vit D3 long term?

Is it safe to take Vit D3 long term?

For the most part: Yes, particularly as long as you aren't taking mega doses like 10, 000-50000 IU daily. If you stay in the range of 1000-2000 IU daily you'll be fine. ...Read more

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Is Guafeneain safe to take everyday long term?

Is Guafeneain safe to take everyday long term?

Depends but no: If you are using guaifenesin, you must have a cough. You mention gerd on your profile but no mention of cigarettes or environemental exposure. What about infectious exposure. You need to know why your coughing. Please check into this first. Then maybe use the guaifenesin intermittently. ...Read more

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Is l-arginine safe to take long term?

Is l-arginine safe to take long term?

Unknown: L-arginine has been used safely for up to 3 months. There are no long term studies to verify safety for long term use. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take daflon 500mg long term?

Is it safe to take daflon 500mg long term?

Check with your doc: It is an NSAID which can be used long term;however, there are risks such as GI bleeding and decreased kidney function. You should periodically have blood work. Talk with your doctor to see what you should do in your particular case. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take OTC estrovan long term?

Is it safe to take OTC estrovan long term?

Yes: If you are talking about the product estroven, for menopause, then yes.
The two major dietary ingredients are soy isoflavones and/or black cohosh. They are natural. Just use as directed. I am not a paid professional for the estroven brand! ...Read more

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Is tramadol safe to take long term? I'm only on a maximum of 2 per day.

Is tramadol safe to take long term? I'm only on a maximum of 2 per day.

There is some: Addictive potential with tramadol and don't recommend any analgesic be taken on a daily basis chronically. Would investigate alternative non medicinal therapies for whatever pain you are using tramadol to control. ...Read more

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Its it safe to take zyprexa (olanzapine) on the long term?

Its it safe to take zyprexa (olanzapine) on the long term?

There are risks: Yes, but not if you gain weight quickly on it. It must be stopped if you develop diabetes, hypercholesterolemia, excessively high triglycerides, tardive dyskinesia, if you can make it through without developing or treating any of those problems., then it should be fine. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take lunesta (eszopiclone) long term?

Is it safe to take lunesta (eszopiclone) long term?

Maybe yes, maybe no.: The full answer is complex and may require meeting with a sleep specialist. The short answer is that all drugs have adverse effects, some overt and other more subtle. Lunesta (eszopiclone) and its close cousins are effective for short term insomnia but have not been shown to be successful for long term management. There is also some evidence for dependence and odd overnight behaviors. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take Valium for dystonia for long term?

Is it safe to take Valium for dystonia for long term?

Valium: Valium can be used as a muscle relaxant and if a neurologist presribed it for your condition it can be taken daily and would be safe as long as you followed instructions and be seen regularly so that your condition and medication can be monitored. You shouldn't stop the medication abruptly nor change the dose on your own. ...Read more

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Wanting to take buspirone for anxiety any long term effects or is this pill generally safe?

Wanting to take buspirone for anxiety any long term effects or is this pill generally safe?

Buspar (buspirone) is probably: The safest medication in psychiatry. No long term effects known. Buspirone has been assigned to pregnancy category b by the fda. Animal studies failed to reveal evidence of fetal damage. There are no controlled data in human pregnancy. Buspirone should only be given in pregnancy when need has been clearly established. Www. Drugs. Com. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Safe to take Pepcid (famotidine) AC (20mg) daily? Works wonders for me. Concerned about long-term effects the medication might have on me however.

Safe to take Pepcid (famotidine) AC (20mg) daily? Works wonders for me. Concerned about long-term effects the medication might have on me however.

Check with MD: As to why you need to be on any antireflux/acid reducing medicine. Rule out problems that might occur over thr long term; address other issues re: weight, meds, alcohol, diet, tobacco, that may affect reflux and GERD. Lowest dose of least potent med for shortest period of time to do the job is a reasonable approach. Chronic reflux canlead to problems, including esophageal cancer. See MD ...Read more

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Novoret for health adult. If they are safe why medical prescription needed for buying...can I take it. ..are there any side effects in long term?

Novoret for health adult. If they are safe why medical prescription needed for buying...can I take it. ..are there any side effects in long term?

Safe: Novoret is not available in the US, but the ingredients are available as nutritional supplements. Lutein and Zeaxanthin are carotenoids found in vegetables, DHA, EPA and Omega 3 Fatty acids are all safe to take. ...Read more