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Dr. Lynne Weixel
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Meclomen (Overview)

Meclomen is a pain medication.


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What is meclomen (meclofenamate)?

What is meclomen (meclofenamate)?

Meclomen (meclofenamate): Is in a group of drugs called nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (nsaids). It works by reducing hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body. It is used to treat pain or inflammation caused by arthritis. ...Read more

Dr. Lynne Weixel
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Meclomen (Overview)

Meclomen is a pain medication.


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What is meclomen (meclofenamate)?

Meclomen (meclofenamate): Is in a group of drugs called nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (nsaids). It works by reducing hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body. It is used to treat pain or inflammation caused by arthritis. ...Read more

Dr. Jan Lei Iwata Dr. Iwata
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Is meclomen (meclofenamate) related to Advil and motrin?

Is meclomen (meclofenamate) related to Advil and motrin?

Similar: Meclomen (meclofenamate) is considered a nonsteroidal medication which is the type of medication that both advil and Motrin are. They all have similar side effects including possible heart problems, GI irritation including gastritis and ulcers and potential kidney disease.These are the more severe potential risks. ...Read more

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Will singulair (montelukast) help prevent an asa allergy?

Will singulair (montelukast) help prevent an asa allergy?

Can help symptoms: If you mean, does taking singulair (montelukast) help prevent symptoms from Aspirin sensitivity in people known to have this problem? Yes, it can. It doesn't always work, but sometimes it works beautifully for this. In one study in italy, 4 weeks of pre-medication with singulair (montelukast) blocked nasal symptoms nearly completely when Aspirin was taken. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/14982510. ...Read more

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Sudafed + beconase (beclomethasone) + anti-histamine is good sinusitis medicine?

Sudafed + beconase (beclomethasone) + anti-histamine is good sinusitis medicine?

Yes: It's a good combination for chronic sinusitis, but not acute bacterial sinusitis which would require antibiotics. Decongesting the nose is helpful in acute as well as chronic sinusitis. ...Read more

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Hyoscine butylbromide (buscopan tablets) with paracetamol ok?

Hyoscine butylbromide (buscopan tablets) with paracetamol ok?

Buscopan Plus: Scopolamine butylbromide (buscopan) is an antispasmodic agent used to treat irritable bowel and/or menstrual cramps etc...This med is also available as a combo with paracetamol =buscopan plus, thus has been shown as safe. So if you have buscopan, adding paracetamol in recommended dosage should be ok. Consult doc if you encounter problem. Good luck. ...Read more

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Please describe the medication: spiriva handihaler (tiotropium bromide)?

Please describe the medication: spiriva handihaler (tiotropium bromide)?

An inhaled COPD med: That is an anti-cholinergic drug used once daily in the treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Meclomen (meclofenamate) allergy?

What is the definition or description of: Meclomen (meclofenamate) allergy?

Side Effects: Meclomen is an anti inflammatory drug and if you are allergic to those medications you could develop hives, edema or swelling, trouble breathing, and throat closure due to Meclomen. Side effects are many and include bleeding, abdominal pain, rashes, heart and lung issues, and kidney problems to name a few. Good luck ...Read more

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Is Advil (ibuprofen) an antihistimine?

No: It's considered and NSAID (non steroidal anti inflammatory) that works for pain, fever, and inflammation. ...Read more

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Allergic ; mucus buildup of the airways, bronchial Meds Advair 500, Qvar 80mcg, Singular, Zyrtec , nasonex, Zocor, Nexium (esomeprazole)?

Allergic ; mucus buildup of the airways, bronchial Meds Advair 500, Qvar 80mcg, Singular, Zyrtec , nasonex, Zocor, Nexium (esomeprazole)?

Ashma/COPD: It looks like you are on quite a lot of medications for your asthma or COPD. The important thing about asthma/COPD is that you need to take medication religiously everyday to prevent flare ups or worsening lung function. It is a chronic disease requiring taking medications chronically. If you have done all of that and still have symptoms like you say, you need to come back to see your doctor. ...Read more

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Do antihistamines (Claritin/ clarinase) aggravate lower esophagus spasm?

Do antihistamines (Claritin/ clarinase) aggravate lower esophagus spasm?

Not usually.: This is not a frequent side effect of Claritin. If these sensations persist, you should contact your doctor or your gastroenterologist. Good luck. ...Read more

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Can u take claritin, (loratadine) sudafed, steroid, ibuprofen, soma, tramadol, & benzonate together?

Can u take claritin, (loratadine) sudafed, steroid, ibuprofen, soma, tramadol, & benzonate together?

Yes.: But, several of those are sedating and you should not be driving, operating machinery or doing anything else that requires coordination and dexterity. ...Read more

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Fluticasone propionate nasal spray and doxylamine succinate ok?

Fluticasone propionate nasal spray and doxylamine succinate ok?

Yes: The treatment of allergy nose symptoms can include nasal steroids and antihistamines. ...Read more

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Does Zyrtec help treat Eustachian Tube blockage?

Does Zyrtec help treat Eustachian Tube blockage?

A little if allergic: If you have allergy and your ear pressure it caused by allergic swelling then it may help some. Adding an aerosol nasal spray may also help (only 2 available in the US-Beclomethasone and Ciclesonide) . Liquid or water based sprays with some available OTC are not as effective because they don't reach the Eustachian tube openning. ...Read more

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Does Flonase or Nasonex (mometasone) help nasal polyps?

Does Flonase or Nasonex (mometasone) help nasal polyps?

Some: If small and help avoid recurrence after surgical removal, need to investigate the cause, ...Read more

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Is naphazoline hydrochloride an antihistamine?

Is naphazoline hydrochloride an antihistamine?

Not an antihistamine: Naphazoline is a vasoconstrictor and an Alpha agonist. It is not an antihistamine, although it can be combined with one. ...Read more

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Is beclazone the same medicine as beclovent (beclomethasone)?

Is beclazone the same medicine  as beclovent (beclomethasone)?

Yes these are same: Yes these are inhalant medicines used for asthma, but the same, named differently in different countries. ...Read more

Dr. Abraham Jaskiel
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Meclofenamate Sodium (Definition)

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