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Tramadol And Hypertension
I'm on cipro and Flagyl and tizanidine and hydrochlorothiazide and lyrica (pregabalin) and lisinopril, and Zofran and phenergan, diclofrnac sod ec, synthroid....
Not sure: Exactly what your question is, but it does appear that you are on a lot of medications for a 29 year old. It sounds like you need to make sure your doctor is monitoring all these to make sure you don't run into problems. ...Read more
A blood pressure reading has two numbers: a systolic blood pressure and a diastolic blood pressure. The systolic blood pressure is the maximum pressure the blood exerts on the vessels when the heart is beating. The diastolic blood pressure is the pressure the blood exerts on the vessels in between heartbeats. Hypertension, or high blood pressure, begins when the systolic blood pressure remains above 140 or when the diastolic blood pressure remains above 90. Hypertension can be a result of increased blood flow through vessels or increased resistance to ...Read more
High BP and anxiety with ssri, triclic meds, anti inflammatories, or co codamol and tramadol for fibromyalgia and trapped nerves.Serotonin symdrome?
I take hydralozine, clonidine, amlodipine, coreg (carvedilol) and losartan for HBP and thyroxine. could any of these medications cause erectile dysfunction?
BP meds can do this: Impotence are listed potential side effects of hydralazine, amlodipine and losartan. Potentially, any of the antihypertensive medicines can do this. It is uncommon to require 5 different medicines to control hypertension. Ask your doctor to reassess your treatment ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
Avoid the DUI: Moderate consumption of alcohol probably won't affect the meds you take, especially when they are not taken at the time of drinking. 1-2 drink/day may actually be good for your health, depending what type you are drinking. Excess alcohol/dui can kill with or without use of medication. So, drink responsibly. Drink for good health. Drink to make good friends. Avoid the dui. Good luck. ...Read more
Can I take amitriptyline 25 and fiorinal with codeine (aspirin butalbital caffeine and codeine) together? Thanks in advance.
Headache treatment: Yes, you may take them together. Amitriptyline needs to be taken evening/evening. It is used to prevent migraine. Fiorinal (aspirin butalbital and caffeine) is used to treat the headache pain (abortive therapy). You should noty take more than 2 days a week to prevent rebound headaches. ...Read more
Im taking, levothyroxine, tramadol, labetalol, seroquel, (quetiapine) and sertraline can any of these meds cause high ammonia levels?
I have hypertension that is managed with valsartan, amlodipine, and hydrochlorothiazide. Any substantial risk in taking Nuvigil? No other meds.
No interactions: They do not have any known interaction. ...Read more
FIORINAL (aspirin butalbital and caffeine) -YES: Codeine no!Get a more detailed answer ›
I have very severe migraines. Will fiorinal with codeine (aspirin butalbital caffeine and codeine) help?
Yes and no: Fiorinal (aspirin butalbital and caffeine) and Codeine are painkillers which can block the pain for a while (and cause drowsiness, other side effects & addiction), but will not get rid of the underlying problem. If you get these severe migraines more than 3 or 4 times a year, or if they last for more than half a day, talk to your doctor about migraine-specific treatments to prevent them or stop them in their tracks. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
No,why would you?: Cozaar (losartan) is an arb class of blood pressure lowering medication, appropriate for those w/high blood pressure or hypertension. Midodrine is an Alpha receptor agonist used to treat patients w/orthostatic hypotension, whose blood pressure falls when they change positions. I can't imagine too many patients w/htn who are orthostatic w/treatment where you'd add another med rather than give fluids, etc. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Maybe: Statins will usually lower triglycerides along with ldl. Aspirin won't change cholesterol. There is some evidence that statins may help stabilize atherosclerotic aortas but many times further evaluation of the aorta is needed. If you have an aortic issue, please follow with your doctor. ...Read more
Lordy YES!: there would be the same issues with morphine in any case: addiction, respiratory depression if large amounts are taken and in patients in whom there are other issues with sedation (the sedation of the morphine, especially with other sedatives can make breathing issues) BUT fundamentally, yes, it is even used to lower pulmonary hypertension in contexts such as acute heart attack pain. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Can metformin and lisinopril and anthenol mess with memory. I take these meds for blood pressure and diabetes.?
Usually no: Generally those meds are tolerated very well. Atenolol can cause depression in some people which may be leading to memory issues. You should mention this to your doc and see if you need blood work done to evaluate any possible medication side-effects. Medications should always be considered as the cause of new or unusual symptoms, so you are right to think about these issues being due to meds. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Atorvastatin. 20:amlodipine10:metoprolol 100:benazepril HCl 40: is this a safe combination for high blood pressure and high cholesterol?
Yes: Used quite often if BP does not respond to one or two medications. ...Read more
BP 135/72. Age 72. history: AMI, IHD and PVD. Treat with aspirin, Frusemide, irbesartan/ hydrochlothiazide, atenolol. will the doctor cease frusemide?
Use of diuretics: Diuretics, like furosemide (and hydrochlorothiazide) are used to increase excretion of salt and water through the kidneys. Common applications for these medications are to help control high blood pressure, and to prevent fluid retention in congestive heart failure. Whether to continue the treatment in this case would depend on medical details including heart & kidney function. ...Read more
I'm on Buspar (buspirone) and Celexa. What painkillers (Tylenol, Ibuprofen, Excedrine, etc) are safe to take with these medications to combat a headache?
Headache: I understand your distress, Buspar (buspirone) is a medication for Anxiety; Celexa is for Depression. Both Buspar (buspirone) and Celexa can cause headache. See a Psychiatrist for Diagnosis, Medication benefits and side effects, gradual decrease and then discontinuing these medication; Therapy for stress in your life to cope with unpleasant feelings and symptoms, Do Breathing and Music Relaxation, Yoga, Meditation ...Read more