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Valium And Aspirin
Valium (diazepam) is an older benzodiazepine tranquilizer. It was the #1 prescribed drug (of any kind) in the us in the late 1960s but is used less now due to drug interactions and active metabolites. It is still used for anxiety and as "pre-medication" for uncomfortable medical and minor surgical procedures. It is habit-forming, should not be used with alcohol, ...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
Can percodan (oxycodone and aspirin) (prescribed) be taken after motrin can percodan (oxycodone and aspirin) be taken after motrin
Not recommended: Because Percodan (oxycodone and aspirin) contains aspirin, and Aspirin and Ibuprofen have similar effects, and similar side effects, particularly stomach irritation and effects on blood clotting. I would wait at least 4 hours before taking one after the other. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: They are not related.Get a more detailed answer ›
Overmedicated: Find the cause of your pain and stop throwing new medications after the symptoms. You are overmedicated. Get another doctor to evaluate you and find causes for your pain. ...Read more
Is it safe to take gabapentin, ibuprofen, lorazepam, fluoxetine, paracetamol and tramadol together?
Not unusual: There are several categories of medications that are used for the treatment of chronic pain. Unfortunately, for many patients, the long list of medications is not producing the intended or expected result and frustrating. See a pain management doctor for chronic pain management. ...Read more
yes: But only if recommended and prescribed by a licensed physician. ...Read more
Yes: Mixing cocaine with anything or for that matter using cocaine at all can be dangerous. If you have difficulty stopping using, help is available. Contact your local Narcotics, Cocaine or Alcoholics anonymous chapter or the substance abuse hotline 1-800-662-HELP (4357). Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
Yes: No problem.Get a more detailed answer ›