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When to take pamprin?

When to take pamprin?

When it is needed: Pamprin is designed to be taken for menstrual discomfort and cramping. At age 47, you should be close to menopause and certainly since ovulation is almost non existent cramping should be minimal. ...Read more

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What are the dangers of reye's syndrome from taking pamprin?

What are the dangers of reye's syndrome from taking pamprin?

Reye's Syndrome ???: This is a condition of post infectious liver failure/brain damage that was at its peak in the late 70"s & seems to have died out. It was most common among school age kids after the flu or chickenpox & associated with Aspirin use. It's decline followed the reduction in Aspirin use in kids.It is rarely used before age 16. I'm not aware that the Aspirin in pamprin is linked to any cases. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of pamprin?

What are the side effects of pamprin?

A # possible: Pamprin side effects can include dizziness, constipation, dry mouth, nervousness, drowsiness & trouble sleeping depending on the formulation. For hives, difficulty breathing, swelling of mouth, tongue or throat – call 911. Concerning sx include severe abdominal pain with dark urine, yellow skin or eyes, loss of appetite, light colored stools or increased bleeding & bruising. ...Read more

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Can I take Alieve and Pamprin together?

Can I take Alieve and Pamprin together?

Yes; but why?...: Aleve is a NSAID. Pamprin is a 3 component combo of acetaminophen, an antihistamine and a diuretic. No drug interaction noted in the medical literature between them. ...Read more

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Can i take pamprin and dayquil together?

Can i take pamprin and dayquil together?

Yes: Pamprin is naproxen, an anti-inflammatory med for pain, better to be taken with food. Dayquill is used for decongestant, some have mucolytic or Acetaminophen in it. Pls follow instructions as directed, see your dr if symptoms don't improve in the next couple of days. Decongestants not advised to be used for long periods of time due rebound congestion. ...Read more

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Can you take klonpin and pamprin together ?

Can you take klonpin and pamprin together ?

Yes but careful: May cause extra drowsiness so be careful and don't drive ...Read more

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Will i be ok. I took pamprin and nitetime nyquil?

Will i be ok. I took pamprin and nitetime nyquil?

No Dayquil: There have been no well-designed studies that prove otc cough and cold meds have any benefit at all, They do cause side effects, and can prolong your cold, make you feel worse than if you had not taken them, and increase your risk of secondary bacterial infections, esp. in kids. Save your money. Pamprin is okay. See http://tinyurl.com/osmaxzo ...Read more

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Can you crush pamprin up and put it in applesauce?

Can you crush pamprin up and put it in applesauce?

Pamprin: Best to simply ask a pharmacist at the store but as far as I know YES. Its a pill and not enteric coated. So you can crush it. ...Read more

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What is pamprin for and what are some side effects?

What is pamprin for and what are some side effects?

Menstrual symptoms: Pamprin comes in different formulations and is for relief of menstrual symptoms like cramps, bloating, irritability, fatigue & headache. The “max” formula can be associated with nervousness, increased heartrate or insomnia as it contains caffeine. The “cramp”, “all day” & “max” formulas should not be used by people who are allergic to non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medications. ...Read more

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Can you take Lexapro (escitalopram) and pamprin together?

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Can you take Lexapro (escitalopram) and pamprin together?

Pamprin/Lexapro: If Pamprin is taken as needed, should be ok. Main adverse effect would be increasing stomach acid leading to indigestion or nausea. ...Read more

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Can you chew or dissolve pamprin instead of just swallowing it regularly.

Can you chew or dissolve pamprin instead of just swallowing it regularly.

Check the label: If the instructions state, the pills have to be swallowed, then take them as such. Chewable pills are available in several categories, however, the label would state it as such. ...Read more

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I've had cramps for 8 hours so I took pamprin. When will it start working?

I've had cramps for 8 hours so I took pamprin. When will it start working?

Maybe never: Try a prostaglandin inhibitor such as ibuprofen. Pamprin is a mild analgesic, like aspirin, that does not specifically target the root cause of the cramps, which is prostaglandin. If ibuprofen is not effective, see a GYN MD for an assessment of why the cramps are so severe. ...Read more

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I took .5 klonipin yesterday and a pamprin tonight and vomited will I be okay ?

I took .5 klonipin yesterday and a pamprin tonight and vomited will I be okay ?

Concerns: Not sure what your concerns are, but those two medications with the symptoms you mentioned are not bringing up any red flags in my mind. Rest well, and heal well. Take care. ...Read more