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Regarding analgesic pain management, is it safe to use nsaids such as Aleve (naproxen) in conjunction with acetaminophen?
Yes: Nsaids can cause kidney and GI toxicity, Acetaminophen can cause liver toxicity. Alternating the two can minimize the dose for both classes of drug and reduce toxicity. As always, i encourage working with your doctor to optimize your pain management and medical therapy. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Relatively so.: Celebrex (celecoxib) is a cox-2 inhibitor. This medication is a pain-relieving antiinflammatory medication. As with all other nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs (nsaid's), there are increased risks of gastrointestinal bleeding and cardiovascular events (heart attack, stroke) associated with the use of this medication. ...Read more
What are the safest and non safest ssri's-snri's to use with plavix-aspirin-cozaar-cardizem cd-vytoryn-onglyza?
Enzyme Inhibition.: All of the selective serotonin re-uptake inhibitors are metabolized in the liver.The enzyme system involved is called the p450.During metabolism in liver, ssris inhibit different sub- enzymes, for example, 2d6, 3a1, 3a2, 2d5, etc., leading to decrease in metabolism of other medications, causing increase in their serum levels. Zoloft (sertraline) is the safest ; Prozac ; Celexa are the least safe among ssris. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is it safe to use ibuprofen (advil), aspirin (bayer), and acetaminophen (tylenol) at the same time?
Hard to say: You neither explain the reason for such use or the age of the patient. It is seldom a good idea to pile on OTC pain or anti-fever meds just because 1 isn't working. An office evaluation and selection of more effective agents would be the suggested plan. You wouldn't want to miss a treatable condition that would get worse while doing so. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
You can certainly: Try it. Mineral ice is good as well. ...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 isnt 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
Tiaprof. Acid , mefenamic acid, diclofenac, meloxicam, peroxicam, celecoxib, which of this nsaids is safest for peptic ulcer and wich safest for child?
Some don't agree: But personally, I like acetaminophen. If your liver is fine, and you don't drink alcohol or eat raw shell fish with it, you should be fine. Max dose is 3000 mg per day. If you take 1000 mg at a time, you should space it out every 8 hours (three times per day) and that would also mean no more than 6 total of 500 mg tab per day. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Allergies to aspirin & ibuprofen as well as most narcotic pain relievers. Would butterbur be safe for me? Trying to help bad migraines.
Petadolex: Petadolex is the only recommended ; safe formulation of butterbur extract. Yes, petadolex has level a recommendation from american academy of neurology for daily prophylactic treatment of migraines. This may be a safe option for you; consult with your neurologist for further discussion of risks and benefits. Good luck! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Indomethacin advil (ibuprofen): No. Both are nsaid's.Get a more detailed answer ›
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