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If someone takes norgesic who does not really need it what would happen?

If someone takes norgesic who does not really need it what would happen?

It depends: Norgesic is a muscle relaxant with the side effect of causing dizziness, drowsiness and sedation. If only a single pill were taken, there would not likely be any adverse consequence. The person may feel simply experience the above effects. ...Read more

Dr. John Chiu
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Is it dangerous if my firend took 3 norgesic pills?

Is it dangerous if my firend took 3 norgesic pills?

Unknown factors: We don't have quite enough info to answer w/out knowing your friend's age, weight, other meds, etc. These are signs of Norgesic overdosage: headache; ringing in the ears; nausea; vomiting; diarrhea; dry mouth; weakness; confusion; decreased breathing; seizures; cold, clammy skin; and unconsciousness. Http://bit. Ly/1210VWE. Because of potential interactions w/other meds, friend should contact dr. ASAP ...Read more

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Is norgesic a muscle relaxant?

Is norgesic a muscle relaxant?

Norgesic was: A combination of aspirin/caffeine/orphenadrine. Orphenadrine is a muscle relaxant. There are no brands of Norgesic available, this drug was discontinued. ...Read more

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Does norgesic show up in a urine drug test?

Does norgesic show up in a urine drug test?

Unsure: It is not something that I usually test for. It is a muscle relaxer. ...Read more

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Does norgesic show up in a routine urine drug test?

Does norgesic show up in a routine urine drug test?

Drug screen: Norgesic is a muscle relaxer and should not show up on a drug screen. ...Read more

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Could use your help docs! My friend took 3 norgesic pills is it dangerous?

Could use your help docs! My friend took 3 norgesic pills is it dangerous?

Can be! Depends on -: The strength of the pill. With lower strength, it might be okay. One should never take more than the dosage advised by your physician. Get her checked out by the prescribing doc.
These are pain meds + a muscle relaxer (i think). Tell her pcp about it, so she could be checked out. ...Read more

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Difference between orphenadrine citrate 100mg (norflex) and orphenadrine comp tablet san (norgesic)?

Difference between orphenadrine citrate 100mg (norflex) and orphenadrine comp tablet san (norgesic)?

Norflex (orphenadrine) vs norgesic: Norflex contains only orphenadrine, whereas. Norgesic has paracetamol and orphenadrine citrate. ...Read more

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Orphenadrine citrate 100mg (norflex) versus orphenadrine comp tablet san (norgesic), which is better?

Norflex (orphenadrine) vs norgesic: There is no such thing as "best", "better" or "worst" medication, only those that work and don't work, based on the patient's individual circumstances and genetics. ...Read more

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Okay to take norgesic (muscle relaxant)?

Okay to take norgesic (muscle relaxant)?

Norgesic: There are no brands of Norgesic available, this drug was discontinued. You should always consult your physician when making decisions about your medication and health. Good luck. ...Read more

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What are norgesic pills for?

What are norgesic pills for?

Muscle relaxant: Norgesic is a combination medication containing aspirin, caffeine, and orphenadrine. The medication is most often used to treat low back pain. ...Read more

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Will norgesic show up in drug test?

Will norgesic show up in drug test?

Unlikely: Generally, when done for screening purposes, this drug is not tested. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take norgesic before going to work?

It depends: The drug causes sedation and there is a caution to not drive or operate heavy machinery while taking it. If your work doesn't involve performing hazardous activities, then it may be safe to take it at work. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if my firend took 3 norgesic pills is it dangerous?

What do you suggest if my firend took 3 norgesic pills is it dangerous?

Be Smarter: Most pills are designed to be taken one at a time, even Over the Counter medications. Taking 3 probably would not be dangerous one time. This med contains a muscle relaxant, aspirin and caffeine. Taking more than one tablet could have serious and unexpected side effects like metabolic acidosis, high blood pressure, and a variety of other conditions. Don't take more than the stated dose! ...Read more

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Can I take norgesic on an empty stomach?

Can I take norgesic on an empty stomach?

Yes: Unless you are sensitive to the Aspirin in the medication, there is no reason you can't it on an empty stomach. ...Read more

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Safe to take norgesic muscle relaxant if you need to drive to work?

Safe to take norgesic muscle relaxant if you need to drive to work?

Probably not: Norgesic is like many other "muscle relaxants". The main ingredient is an antihistamine which can definitely cause drowsiness. I would not advise people to take this medication and then get behind the wheel. ...Read more

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What are side effects of the muscle relaxant norgesic?

What are side effects of the muscle relaxant norgesic?

See below: Side effects of Norgesic are those seen with aspirin, caffeine or those associated with mild anticholinergic agents. These may include tachycardia, palpitation, urinary retention, dry mouth, blurred vision, dilatation of the pupil, increased intraocular tension, weakness, nausea, vomiting, headache, dizziness, constipation, drowsiness, and rarely, urticaria. Eldery patients may be confused. ...Read more

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Is norgesic (muscle relaxant) safe in 16 weeks pregnancy?

Is norgesic (muscle relaxant) safe in 16 weeks pregnancy?

Norgesic: Is not recommended during pregnancy. (http://www. News-medical. Net/drugs/Norgesic.aspx). ...Read more

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What is norgesic used for?

What is norgesic used for?

Low back pain: The medication is a muscle relaxant and is most often used for the treatment of low back pain. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take norgesic as a muscle relaxant?

Is it safe to take norgesic as a muscle relaxant?

Not available: There are no brands of Norgesic available, this drug was discontinued. You should always consult your physician when making decisions about your medication and health. Good luck. ...Read more

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Norgesic were given after removal breast lump?

Norgesic were given after removal breast lump?

Rather odd: Norgesic is a combination of a muscle relaxer and tylenol (acetaminophen). It would be rather odd to prescribe it after a lumpectomy. ...Read more

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Am I on too many pain medicines? I am currently on norgesic, lyrica, (pregabalin) arcoxia, amitripyline, for my herniated disc.

Am I on too many pain medicines? I am currently on norgesic, lyrica, (pregabalin) arcoxia, amitripyline, for my herniated disc.

See below: Sometimes, it takes more than one medication to treat a condition. The more important question is: are the medications helping or not helping. The second important question is : if the medications are causing side effects. Hopefully if they are helping you will not have to stay on them indefinitiely as most symptoms from a disc herniation calm down eventually. ...Read more

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I taken norgesic table 4 days ago and after that I have continuous stomach pain. Is everything right? Plz tell me

I taken norgesic table 4 days ago and after that I have continuous stomach pain. Is everything right? Plz tell me

Maybe, but...: In what position do you feel better/worse? What is the quality of pain--sharp, stabbing, pressure, bloating, gassiness? Where in your abdomen (right, mid, left) do you experience discomfort? Duration pain lasts? Is pain deep or superficial? Have you seen blood with stool or change in bowels? In the meantime, stop nsaids, start acid blocker, no smoking or alcohol until checked please. ...Read more

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Why do some children have allergies?

Why do some children have allergies?

Exposure + Genes: One needs both a genetic component and "exposure" to a said allergen to develop an allergy. There is a growing support over the past 20 years, that growing up in an environment which is "too clean" can also lead to development of allergies down the road. Either way, allergies are on the rise. ...Read more

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How are children tested for allergies?

How are children tested for allergies?

See below: They are tested the same as everyone else. They can have skin testing performed by an allergist, or blood work ordered by their primary care provider. ...Read more

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I have an allergy to nuts and I was wondering if my children would also be allergic?

I have an allergy to nuts and I was wondering if my children would also be allergic?

Nut allergy: Maybe. Your children may have inherited genes from you that make them more likely to develop an allergy, but they do not inherit a specific allergy to a food e.g. Nuts. The children have to be exposed to food proteins in the diet, before an allergy can develop. Once one develops an allergy then they are always allergic and need proper medical attention to prevent severe problems. ...Read more

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How do docs test children for indoor & outdoor allergies?

How do docs test children for indoor & outdoor allergies?

Allergy tests: There are several types of testing. Some involve certain types of blood tests. Another method is to do a series of skin tests done by pricking the skin and applying different allergens. Other tests are provocative tests that can involve challanging the patient with allergic materials. Testing should be done by doctors specializing in allergy to obtain the best results. ...Read more

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Can a parents allergies be passed on to their children?

Can a parents allergies be passed on to their children?

Not exactly: The ability to react to certain proteins in an allergic way is passed on from parents to their children, but a specific allergy is not. So if a mom is allergic to pollen and the dad is allergic to fire ants, their child may develop allergies but it may be to a food instead. If 1 parent has allergies, the child is 50% likely to develop allergies, but it's a 75% chance if both parents are allergic. ...Read more

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Could food allergies cause irritable children?

Could food allergies cause irritable children?

Yes: Especially in children too young to communicate effectively. Food allergies can manifest as itching, hives, swelling, vomiting and/or diarrhea. Any of these symptoms could lead to being irritable. Similarly, food intolerance syndromes such as lactose intolerance with abdominal pain, gas and diarrhea can also be accompanied by irritability. There are other reasons for being irritable as well. ...Read more

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Norgesic (Definition)

Norgesic is a combination agent for pain which is a ...Read more