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What Is Darvocet Used For
Also known as darvon/darvocet most pain physicians have stopped rx. Basically works on opioid receptors but linked to overdose if taken with alcohol and other sedatives . There is a black box warning for increased risk of suicide and should not be taken by actively depressed individual. Not a pain ...Read more
Treat pain: but propoxyphene (or Darvon) is no longer available in the US. This product, which is chemically quite close to methadone, was felt by many authorities to be an expensive and potentially dangerous placebo, and many studies of darvon failed to show any real analgesic effect outside of the apap (tylenol) part. The n is the salt form -napsylate (instead of hydrochloride). Was taken off market in 90s ...Read more
Hydrocodone overdose: Overdose of any painkiller is a very serious condition..Overdosing with painkillers can lead to respiratory depression causing your nervous system to stop breathing and death . If you have overdose and a lucky and somebody has found you on time treatment is done in the emergency room where the dose of Naloxone usually given along with other measures and diagnostic workup. ...Read more
ER: Any acute overdose of opiates and/or Acetaminophen should be done by emergency response personnel. Call 911 and have the person evaluated by emergency response individuals who can provide airway support in case of respiratory arrest. Further evaluation should include an evaluation by someone qualified in addiction medicine. ...Read more
Many: Mainly liver and kidney damage, excessive drowsiness, and respiratory depression are the things i would most be worried about, so essentially close monitoring for any of these is how i would treat an overdose. I might try Naloxone just to see if it reverses the effects to any degree, but not sure if it would actually do so or not. ...Read more
Prevacid (lansoprazole): This combination is called a prevpac (lansoprazole amoxicillin and clarithromycin). Each "pack" contains 2 capsules of lansoprazole, 2 capsules of Clarithromycin and 4 capsules of amoxicillin. The dose is one pack divided into 2 daily doses for 2 weeks. It is used to treat h. Pylori induced gastroesophageal reflux disease. ...Read more
Depends on dose: Vicodin and generics come in 5 mg/325mg (tylenol (acetaminophen)) doses, in which case the recommended dose is usually 1-2 every 4 hours as needed. There is also a 7.5 mg and 10 mg hydrocodone strength (the fda is now requesting no more than 325 mg of tylenol (acetaminophen) in any pill), in which the recommended dose is one tablet (not two) every 4 hours as needed. ...Read more
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