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Unable to take hydrocodone bc it causes extreme nausea & Percocet makes me irritble/mean. Wht else can be takn 4 pain? Havng sinus surgry soon.
Pain Medication: Pain may be treated in various ways. Opioids, like hydrocodone and Percocet work well around a time of surgery to help deal with acute pain. These medications are poor choices for the long run. Gabapentin and over-the-counters such as acetaminophen and ibuprofen may be good alternatives or supplement the use of opioids. ...Read more
Stop taking it: You are allergic to it in some way. If you have pain the requires medication , find out the cause and get the cause resolved instead of dosing on meds you can not take and only cover symptoms. ...Read more
Does one who's on a percription for percocet adjust to the nausea and vomiting after after couple days... They're making me sick?
Try ginger: A simple way to v nausea is w ginger. You can drink slightly flattened ginger ale or nibble on crystallized ginger. Or pour boiling water over freshly sliced organic ginger ; steep at least 5 min in a covered pot. Sip. Aromatherapy: sweet orange (citrus sinensis), peitigrain (citrus reticulata), mandarin (citrus reticulata) are different citrus scents that can v nausea. ...Read more
Yes: Depending on the anti-nausea medication, it can cause more sedation, constipation, and dry mouth. Zofran (ondansetron) (odanestron) doesn't but it can be expensive. Nausea from Percocet may resolve after a few weeks if you are taking it that long. Cut your dose as soon as you can to minimize side effects. ...Read more
I always get really nauseous when taking percocet, Anyway I could stop that? To alleviate the nausea And prevent it from happening?
Ginger: Probably the simplest way to reduce nausea is with ginger. You can drink slightly flattened ginger ale or nibble on crystallized ginger. Or pour boiling water over freshly sliced organ ginger & steep x 5 min in a covered pot. Sip. Aromatherapy: sweet orange (citrus sinensis), peitigrain (citrus reticulata), mandarin (citrus reticulata) are different citrus scents that can decrease nausea. ...Read more