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Meds For Gastroparesis Pain
Most narcotics: Are not great at treating stomach pain. Things like gastritis will still be painful and taking narcotics will slow gastric emptying, maybe lending to worse pain. If you have chronic stomach pain, see an interventional pain doc and he may be able to do a block of the celiac plexus, which may help, but can be a risky shot. This would only be a thought if pain is extreme. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Severe kidney stone pain, Ibuprofen medication gives no relief. Any other medication suggestions. I'm exhausted from the constant pain.
I'm suffering debiatating pain from sciatica and smon steroids, inflamatory meds and pain meds with no relief, what shuld i do?
Nausea means allergy: Most practitioners will not say nausea is allergy , but narcotics upset a lot of balances in the body and there are degrees of upset. You would have to trey many to find one you might tolerate. They all are slightly different and you could find one to use. The best thing is to find the cause of the pain and get rid of the cause rather than take pain med that treats the symptom only. ...Read more
Already taking ibuprophin for severe sciatica pain with very little relief, what other non narcotic pain reliver can help?
Topicals: Yes there are many topical combinations that can be used for pain. Please see a pain docotor and discuss this. ...Read more
I take Pain Meds for different conditions. I'm having flares and the meds aren't working right now. Can I ask to be admitted for IV pain control?
50mg tramadol isn't giving me relief at all for fibromyalgia or behcets joint pain. Any other pain med recommendations?
See details: First of all, your doctor has to try to determine whether the pain is related to fm or to behcet's. I agree fibromyalgia pain should be treated with meds such as cymbalta, gabapentin, Lyrica or savella (milnacipran). Behcet's induced arthritic pain will respond to other approaches including prednisone, Methotrexate or tnf agents. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Addiction vs : Dependence. Chronic administration of narcotic analgesics will result in a physical dependence, meaning that the body accommodates to a number of the medication effects and if suddenly stopped the person will go through a withdrawal. Addiction is a pattern of maladative use leading to an inability to function normally. Chronic pain patients on appropriate medication can function well. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I went to ER for pain in stomach, nausea, not able to eat/not hungry medications for IBS, chronic gastritis, severe reflux and gastropersis weren't wo?
Not clear: What question you are asking is not clear. You mention several problems and do not ask a question. Are you saying the meds won't work. Couple of suggestions include avoid alcohol and caffeine. The idea of this problems should be followed by a gastroenterologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How to seek ER help with Chronic Pancreatitis pain, pain also in kidneys? Fentanyl 25 mcg and 4 mg dilaudid home pain meds. Pain 7/10 not a drug seeke
I have chronic pain for years and on narcotic meds for 10. I have primary hyperaldestoronism. right adrenal gland. any connection to meds or pain?
CBD: I'm not an endocrinologist and no expert on your dx. Are you a candidate for surgery? Can't they remove your right adrenal gland? About meds and pain. 10 yrs is a long time. I just wondered if you have ever looked into medical use of marijauna and specifically the use of CBD, cannabidiol as adjuvent to your pain management. It has become legal in many states. Just an option to consider. ...Read more
Taking oxycodone (5or10mg) for kidney pain. also taking ondansetron (8mg) for nausea. pain still there and hard to breathe. bad combo of meds?
No: It's a good combination that can be taken together. I'm sorry for the discomfort you are having. Is it the pain that makes it difficult to breathe? If you are short of breath, You should contact your Dr. ...Read more