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What is the definition or description of: Orphenadrine citrate allergy?

What is the definition or description of: Orphenadrine citrate allergy?

Orphenadrine citrate: Orphenadrine citrate is a medication that is used for relaxation of skeletal muscles. Allergic reactions can include difficulty breathing, hives and swelling of face, lips, throat, mouth or tongue. ...Read more

Dr. John Chiu
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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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What is the definition or description of: Lithium citrate allergy?

What is the definition or description of: Lithium citrate allergy?

Lithium allergy: Lithium is used for the treatment of Bipolar disorder.
Allergic reactions could include swelling of tongue, throat, lips, mouth, face, hives or difficulty breathing.
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Will Orphenadrine Citrate contain magnesium stearate and silica-colloidal anhydrous?

Will Orphenadrine Citrate contain magnesium stearate and silica-colloidal anhydrous?

What's your??: The chemicals you mentioned are generally inactive ingredients to help a active ingredient dissolve and be absorbed in the GI tract. They basically keep the muscle relaxant pill from remaining a solid plug that doesn't get absorbed. ...Read more

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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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What is the definition or description of: Fentanyl citrate allergy?

What is the definition or description of: Fentanyl citrate allergy?

It depends: Drug allergies and sensitivities to drugs are different. True allergies usually involve activation of the body's immune system to fight the "foreign" substance, in this case fentanyl. These are often serious and potentially life threatening. Fentanyl sensitivity include side effects like itching, nausea, or rash. These are annoying but not life threatening. Fentanyl rarely causes a true allergy. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Potassium citrate allergy?

What is the definition or description of: Potassium citrate allergy?

Potassium citrate: Potassium citrate is a medication that is used to treat renal tubular acidosis. Allergic reactions can include difficulty breathing, hives and swelling of face, lips, throat, mouth or tongue. ...Read more

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Can I take Aleve (naproxen) after taking 100mg orphenadrine citrate? Thanks in advance.

Can I take Aleve (naproxen) after taking 100mg orphenadrine citrate? Thanks in advance.

Yes: Typically, there is no cross reaction between these two medicines. The first is a muscle relaxer. The second is an anti-inflammatory pain killer. ...Read more

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My doctor prescribed me Orphenadrine citrate 100mg take twice a day, and I am also prescribe adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) 25mg extended release. Are these okay together?

My doctor prescribed me Orphenadrine citrate 100mg take twice a day, and I am also prescribe adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) 25mg extended release. Are these okay together?

Should be OK. Ophel-: ---is a muscle relaxer as well as a pain med but not an opiod. I assume Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) is for ADD or something like that. So not related & given for 2 separate problems. ...Read more

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Three days ago the right side of my face started drooping. I went to the doctor and he prescribed norflex (orphenadrine) and stilpayn. Still happening?

See another doctor: What you're describing could be the onset of bells palsy, a transient nerve condition. It should resolve with proper treatment. Muscle relaxers like Norflex (orphenadrine) rarely help. You may need to see a neurologist. ...Read more

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Can I drink any beer or wine while taking tramadol and norflex (orphenadrine)?

Can I drink any beer or wine while taking tramadol and norflex (orphenadrine)?

Bad idea: Beer and both medications are depressants of brain function. All can make you sleepy. The combo could be very dangerous. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take 300mg of norflex (orphenadrine) 100mg er tabs?

Norflex (orphenadrine): No, it is not safe until your doctor has said 300 mg is OK! ...Read more

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I have a final exam tomorrow, so should I not take my darvocet or norflex (orphenadrine) before my final?

I have a final exam tomorrow, so should I not take my darvocet or norflex (orphenadrine) before my final?

Tough question: If the pain will distract you then maybe consider taking them. I would be cautious however as both have the potential to make you sleepy. ...Read more

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What is the difference between Soma and norflex (orphenadrine)?

What is the difference between Soma and norflex (orphenadrine)?

See below: They are both characterized as muscle relaxants but in truth they both have a sedating effect and probably cause relaxation through that effect, not for their direct effect on muscles. They are completely different chemically and have different breakdown products in the body. ...Read more

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What's the difference between taking Soma and norflex (orphenadrine)?

What's the difference between taking Soma and norflex (orphenadrine)?

Similar: Carisoprodol, a muscle relaxant, is used with rest, physical therapy, and other measures to relax muscles and relieve pain and discomfort caused by strains, sprains, and other muscle injuries.

Orphenadrine is used with rest, physical therapy, and other measures to relieve pain and discomfort caused by strains, sprains, and other muscle injuries. ...Read more

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Does norflex (orphenadrine) contain any aspirin or ibuprofen?

Does norflex (orphenadrine) contain any aspirin or ibuprofen?

No: Norflex (orphenadrine) (orphenedrine) is an antihistamine and is used as a muscle relaxant. It is really more of a sedative than a muscle relaxant. It does not contain Aspirin or ibuprofen. ...Read more

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How much time does it take for Valium and norflex (orphenadrine) to wear off?

How much time does it take for Valium and norflex (orphenadrine) to wear off?

Norflex (orphenadrine) & Valium?: These two drugs should only be prescribed by an MD In very specific cases, as they are both CNS depressants. valium ( a benzodiazepine) has a half life of 12 - 24 hrs, which means is takes 12 -24 hours for the amount in your blood stream to reduce by half. Norflex (orphenadrine) has a 16 h half life, so again, it will take 16 hours for half of the amount in your bloodstream to be eliminated. ...Read more

Orphenadrine Citrate Allergy (Definition)

Orphenadrine citrate is a medication that is used for relaxation of skeletal muscles. Allergic reactions can include difficulty breathing, hives and swelling of face, lips, ...Read more


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Orphenadrine (Definition)

Orphenadrine citrate is a muscle relaxant which is a ...Read more