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Take Pain Killer
I'm feeling very tired and unable to concentrate on working ... I need to take pain killer or sometimes that too not work. Help me
what I need to go?
I am confused: Why would you take pain killers for feeling tired and unable to concentrate? Consult with a physician and treat the issues behind your symptoms. ...Read more
I am having left lower rib pain last two days.my doctor prescribed meloxicam to take.still paining.can I take pain killer along with this tablet?
I had tear knee lagiment 1 month now and still on boot cast. Am goin on holiday is it ok to take pain killer?
NSAIDs: NSAIDs ie Ibuprofen for most musculoskeletal injuries are the mainstay of preferred non opiate analgesic treatment. There is also marked reduction in inflammatory factors that improves healing and a quicker recovery time. Before starting an NSAID though please consult your GP for contraindications for taking an NSAID such as Kidney disease or current GI ulceration. ...Read more
Can I take pain killer for my anal fissures to enable me to lie still for 2 hours of brain and orbital MRIs tomorrow? Or will it effect the scan?
Hello doc. I m hashim my leg and hand sometime gets pain wiyhout any reason it starts paining it doesn't stop untill I take pain killer I need advise?
Neuropathy: Pain medicines are never the answer for any chronic pain. You need to be fully evaluated by either a board certified neurologist, rheumatologist, orthopedist or pain physician. Your family doctor can recommend which physician to go to first. ...Read more
I am taking cephalexin 250mg 4x a day. Today is my last day. Can I take pain killer. Ex: tylenol (acetaminophen) or Advil or ibuprofen as my stitches will be removed.
If you take pain killers regularly starting at a young age, will they continue to work later in life?
I get migraines very often and have to take pain killers. They last for about 2 to 4 days. What remedies do you recommend?
The left side of my body has been hurting and it won't stop even though I take pain killers and I can't eat right/ sleep right. What is happening,?
Headaches wake me up at 4 in the morning and i have to take pain killers most of the time it does not go away. I also have headaches for several days.
Needs to be seen: Chronic headaches not responding to pain Ned's should be seen and evaluated. ...Read more
Here are some ...: The pain over the kidney is oftentimes not related with kidney disorders, but is necessary to be evaluated so to identify what causes the pain. To do so, Doc need to analyze the info on its onset, degree, duration, interval, progress/evolution over time, conduct physical examination, and do tests such as UA, imaging studies such as CT scan, etc. to diduce possible Dx for reasonable Rx / care. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I've been having severe headaches all day every day for over 3months. I take pain killers but they don't work. I don't take them everyday cos not good?
Neurological eval: I would encourage you to have the headaches medically evaluated. Severe, daily headaches for this period warrants assessment. Please let your personal physician know. ...Read more
Yes.: Using pain medication as indicated can be helpful for headache treatment. A prolonged headache, however, need to be evaluated by a trained healthcare professional. Unsanitary tattoo facilities can unfortunately casue a number medical conditions which would require a medical evaluation. ...Read more
See a doctor: Pain killers mask pain and that is your body telling you something is wrong. Get a proper diagnosis from your doctor and she will run the tests needed or start you on the correct medication. Avoid alcohol and pain pills as they cause stomach pain as a side effect. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers