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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
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
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
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
Difference between orphenadrine citrate 100mg (norflex) and orphenadrine comp tablet san (norgesic)?
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
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
Can I take celexocib with norgesic? Doesn't it make you become more risk to stroke or heart attack?
On a young person: There shouldn't be an increased risk.Get a more detailed answer ›
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
Lower back pain that moves around - left, right, sacrum n is recurrent. Taken norgesic n acroxia. Not much improvement. What type of doctor to see?
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
There are none...: Even the strongest opiates only "take the edge off" for people in chronic pain. Meds are only one part of dealing with the pain. A useful tool, but pain is so necessary for survival that we are not "allowed" to monkey with it much. In acute pain, the transition from miserable to less miserable can be great. In chronic pain, it's just part of the plan. ...Read more
Sometimes: Sometimes they are. For the most part, expired drugs simply lose potency once past their expiration date. There are, however, some drugs that actually become harmful if taken after they expire. As such, it is best to throw out any medications you have after a year. ...Read more
ASPRIN: Actually no one has decided on 'safest'. Asprin has been around since before you were born and unless you take too much (yes, too much of anything isn't good) most people are okay with it. If the pain it too severe for asprin you need to know what causes it. Good diagnosis is called for. See the dr. ...Read more