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Is toradol a sulfa drug?

Toradol: Toradol is in in the family of heterocyclic Acetic Acid derivatives. It's not a sulfa drug. ...Read more

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Ketorolac (Definition)

Ketorolac is an ocular NSAID (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory) which is a ...Read more


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Is barium sulfate a sulfa drug?

Is barium sulfate a sulfa drug?

No: There does not appear to be any reason for people with sulfa or sulfite allergies to avoid medications that contain a sulfate salt such as barium sulfate. Here is the web page:
http://allergies. About. Com/od/medicationallergies/a/sulfahub. Htm. ...Read more

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Is there sulfa drug in clindamycin?

Is there sulfa drug in clindamycin?

Different antibiotic: The sulfa antibiotics and Clindamycin are different classes of antibiotic and should not cross react in regard to drug allergies. ...Read more

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I'm on a drug except anti-histamines. I can never take those or any type of sulfa drug. So any suggestions?

I'm on a drug except anti-histamines. I can never take those or any type of sulfa drug. So any suggestions?

If you let us: Know what the condition is - we may be able to make some suggestions. Please clarify and re-ask question. ...Read more

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Can you take bactroban (mupirocin) if you have a sulfa drug allergy?

Can you take bactroban (mupirocin) if you have a sulfa drug allergy?

Yes: Bactroban (mupirocin) is a topical medication for treating skin infections. If you have an allergy to sulfa antibiotics, you should not have a problem with bactroban (mupirocin) which is not absorbed into your system and should not cause an allergic reaction in those with a sulfa antibiotic (which is absorbed). ...Read more

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Is sulfasalazine considered a sulfa drug? Why would my rheumatologist prescribe it for me when I have lupus?

Is sulfasalazine considered a sulfa drug? Why would my rheumatologist prescribe it for me when I have lupus?

It does not treat: Lupus! Check what it is used for on the web. Talk to your doctor, you possibly may have been misunderstood! ...Read more

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I am taking ferrous sulfa. Drug 3x daily, and it says to take on an empty stomach. After I take this drug, how long later can I eat? I am anemic.

Ferrous sulfate: This is best absorbed from an acid stomach environment. Take ferrous sulfate on an empty stomach, at least 1 hour before or 2 hours after a meal. Avoid taking antacids or antibiotics within 2 hours before or after taking ferrous sulfate, and you can probably eat at about the same time. ...Read more

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If allergic to sulfa, can you take toradol?

If allergic to sulfa, can you take toradol?

Toradol: There shouldn't be an allergy to toradol if you have a sulfa allergy. If you are allergic to other nsaids or Aspirin you shouldn't take toradol. Also if you have kidney or GI problems, you should be extremely careful. As with all meds, check with your doctor. ...Read more

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Will toradol test positve in a drug srceen for probation?

Will toradol test positve in a drug srceen for probation?

Doesn't matter: Toradol (ketorolac) is a pain reliever in the same class as Ibuprofen (Motrin) or Naproxen (Aleve), called NSAIDs. It isn't a controlled drug like a narcotic or amphetamine. It is perfectly legal to take under any circumstances, and would not cause problems in any type of drug screen. They are looking for signs of drug abuse, especially of narcotics or cocaine. ...Read more

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Will toradol and oxycontin show up the same on a drug screen?

No: Toradol is not an opioid and I'm not aware of any evidence for false positives with it when screening for oxycodone and opioids in general. If there ever is any doubt the physician can order a confirmation and that would clear up any confusion. ...Read more

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Sulfa drug for bladder infection. Then oral thrush with nystatin. White patches gone but mouth /tongue still burning feeling. How long until better?

Sulfa drug for bladder infection. Then oral thrush with nystatin. White patches gone but mouth /tongue still burning feeling. How long until better?

7-10 days?: It depends on several factors. Are you still using the nystatin? Are you using a steroid inhaler? Are you done with the antibiotic? If you are not using a steroid and you are done with the antibiotic then you should get better quicker. ...Read more

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Do you get a buzz from injecting toradol?

Usually not: Toradol is an injectable form of a NSAID which is the same class of medications as ibuprofen. "buzz" sensations are typically associated with narcotics, benzodiazepines, or anesthetic agents. ...Read more

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Is toradol safe when pregnant?

Not recommended: From the: http://www. Drugs. Com/toradol. Html
fda pregnancy category c. This medication may be harmful to an unborn baby. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant during treatment. Taking toradol during labor can increase the risk of bleeding during childbirth. Do not take this medication during pregnancy unless your doctor has told you to. ...Read more

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Is it ok to give toradol with lovenox (enoxaparin)?

Is it ok to give toradol with lovenox (enoxaparin)?

Ideally no: Ideally try to avoid non steroidal anti inflammatory medications like toradol on patients using anticoagulation. It can increase the risk of bleeding. ...Read more

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Would taking a toradol before getting my chest waxed be a good idea?

No.: Toradol is a potent nsaid. If you need to take pain medicine to get through a cosmetic procedure then maybe you should reevaluate the need for that cosmetic procedure. Nsaids like toradol kill about 50, 000 people in the us each year, more than all the legal and illegal narcotic deaths combined. ...Read more

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I was recently seen in the ER and given a shot of Toradol. How long does it usually last?

The half life: Or time it takes for the body to get rid of one half of the dose is reported to be 5 to 6 hours. Total elimination would be expected to take about 24 hours. Your pain relief will be variable depending on the severity of the pain and it's cause, but close the 5 to 6 hour range. ...Read more

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For nerve pain. Toradol injection about 24 hrs ago plus pill about 14 hrs ago. How long will this be in my system?

For nerve pain. Toradol injection about 24 hrs ago plus pill about 14 hrs ago. How long will this be in my system?

Get examination: Treating pain with a pin medicine and not finding thr cause will never get rid of the pain. You need a detailed examination to find the cause and treat the cause not the symptom. ...Read more