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Can I switch back to vicodin from mobic (meloxicam)?

Can I switch back to vicodin from mobic (meloxicam)?

Vicodin mobic (meloxicam): I assume that you were placed on Mobic (meloxicam) as you do not need vicodin any more. Why would you switch. It's not a good idea to go back onto a short acting agent having been on it already. ...Read more

Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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My hips have arthritis in them. I take 15mg meloxicam and I am feeling worse some days! Can I take ibuprofen or vicodin in same day?

My hips have arthritis in them. I take 15mg meloxicam and I am feeling worse some days! Can I take ibuprofen or vicodin in same day?

Not ibuprofen: You can take vicodin if that is prescribed to you for the pain as the Acetaminophen will not cause any issues related to the meloxicam. However, do not take Ibuprofen with our as they are both nsaids and can increase the side effects you may have, including GI upset and ulcers. If the current regimen is not helping, discuss with your physician other options like injections. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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I was cleaning the house and now my arms and legs hurt really bad. I took some mobic (meloxicam) already. What else can I do to help the pain? Can I take vicodin?

Conservative Care: You have used muscles that you generally don't use which tells me you are somewhat deconditioned. A good regular exercise program is in order. In the meantime. You can ice the more painful areas and stretch. A nice bath in a hot tub can be relaxing to strained muscles as well. One should not take narcotic pain relievers for muscular pain post exercise/activity. ...Read more

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Need expert help here. What are symptoms withdrawls of vicodins?

Need expert help here. What are symptoms withdrawls of vicodins?

Withdrawal: Early symptoms : first 24 hours :
muscle aches
restlessness
anxiety
lacrimation (eyes tearing up)
runny nose
excessive sweating
inability to sleep
yawning very often
later symptoms :
diarrhea
abdominal cramping
goose bumps on the skin
nausea and vomiting
dilated pupils. ...Read more

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Why is vicodin so bad?

It depends: Your question is somewhat vague. All medications when appropriately prescribed for its indication and taken as directed by a physician should not be a problem. Vicodin is hydrocodone and Acetaminophen and is indicated for moderate to severe pain. The issue is the misuse/abuse of the medication. It has the potential for physical dependence, cause respiratory depression when taken in excess & death. ...Read more

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What is mobic (meloxicam)?

What is mobic (meloxicam)?

Meloxicam: Meloxicam is a non steroidal anti-inflammatory medication. It is usually used to treated painful conditions. ...Read more

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Is meloxicam 7.5mg addicting?

No: It is a nonsteroidal inflammatory drug and none of them are addicting. ...Read more

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What is the lowest dose of vicodin?

2.5/325: The lowest manufactured dose in the us is 2.5 milligrams of hydrocodone + 325 mg of milligrams (acetaminophen). ...Read more

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How much acetaminephen in meloxicam?

None: Meloxicam is only Meloxicam (an nsaid)and contains not other ingredients. ...Read more

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Could someone die of an overdose on meloxicam?

Yes: You can develop overdose from taking too many Meloxicam pills.
The overdose symptoms are blue lips, fingernails, or skin, seizures, pain in the chest, upper stomach, or throat, severe stomach pain, skin rash, swelling around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue, rapid weight gain. ..
All overdose can lead to death. ...Read more

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I am trying to get a script for my Vicodin.?

In person evaluation: If you need a prescription for an opioid like Vicodin, you need to seek an inperson evaluation for appropriateness. An online physician source isn't a feasible, or appropriate, mechanism for something like this. I do wish you the best of luck though and hope your issue can be addressed sooner rather than later. ...Read more

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What should I do regarding my husbands vicodin?

Don't know what you: Mean. Please re-ask and be more specific about what you would like to know. For an in-depth discussion consider discussing with your medical provider or asking a provider on Healthtap Prime or Concierge. ...Read more

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Is 30mg of meloxicam considered to be an overdose?

Is 30mg of meloxicam considered to be an overdose?

That is twice: That is twice the maximum daily dose allowed. 4 cases who took 6-11 times max dose have recovered. But you should avoid doing taking more than 15 mg/day.
http://dailymed. Nlm. Nih. Gov/dailymed/lookup. Cfm? Setid=a62ec334-f0a3-4e8c-bd17-f85b9135d096. ...Read more

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Vicodin itchy side effect?

Itching can occur.: Vicodin is a combination of hydrocodone (an opioid analgesic) and Acetaminophen (tylenol), all opioids can cause itching. It is a side effect and not necessarily associated with an allergic reaction. Since everyone reacts slightly differently to drugs, another opioid analgesic might produce less itching. ...Read more

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Is meloxicam and Ultram similar?

Not at all: Meloxicam is an anti-inflammatory med and ultram is a narcotic type of pain med. ...Read more

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Can you take vicodin and subutex?

I would not: I wound not take Vicodin and Subutex together. Subutex is designed to help get off of an addiction ot opiates and Vicodin is an opiate. ...Read more

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Is meloxicam similar to tramadol?

Is meloxicam similar to tramadol?

NO: Meloxicm is a nonsteroidal anti inflammatory
tramadol is more related to opiates but has some ssri characteristics (similar to the mechanism of modern antidepressants. ...Read more

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Will meloxicam make you drowsiness?

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Will meloxicam make you drowsiness?

Meloxicam: Meloxicam is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medication and can cause unwanted side effects. Common side effects are stomach upset, nausea, indigestion. ... Less commonly, it can cause dizziness, drowsiness, faintness, or lightheadedness when getting up suddenly from a lying or sitting position. .. ...Read more

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How much hydrocodone is in Vicodin?

How much hydrocodone is in Vicodin?

Hydrocodone in Vic: Three strengths: 5mg, 7.5mg, and 10mg
These are bundled with 325mg of Tylenol (acetaminophen) ...Read more

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Is hydrocodone the same as vicodin?

Is hydrocodone the same as vicodin?

See below: Hydrocodone/acetaminophen is prescribed for the relief of moderate to moderately severe pain. Those are the ingredients in vocodin ...Read more

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Why might vicodin make me irritable?

It can: Narcotic medication, like vicodin, can have different effects on people ranging from sedation to irritability or even stimulation. The pain you are experiencing for which you are presumably taking the medication could be having this effect as well. ...Read more

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Can I take simply sleep with vicodin?

No: You should never combine medications that have similar effects. Vicodin can cause respiratory depression. Combine that with a sleeping aid and you have a disaster waiting to happen. Consult with your prescribing physician asap. ...Read more

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What's stronger Vicodin or tramadol?

Depends: What pain are you being treated for?
Avoid narcotics. ...Read more

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Can I mix zanax and 1000mg of vicodin?

Can I mix zanax and 1000mg of vicodin?

Xanax (alprazolam): I would not recommend it, due to excess sedation. ...Read more

Dr. Alvin Stein
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