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What is dicyclmine used for exactly?

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What is dicyclmine used for exactly?

IBS: Dicyclomine is an antispasmotic most commonly used to treat ibs attacks. ...Read more

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Propoxyphene And Acetaminophen (Definition)

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


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For what purpose cementra medicine is used?

I tried researching: "cementra" but could not locate any information. Is this the correct spelling? ...Read more

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What is propoxyphene-n/apap used for?

What is propoxyphene-n/apap used for?

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

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What is propoxyphene-n/apap used for?

What is propoxyphene-n/apap used for?

Narcotic Pain Killer: Generally for mild to moderate pain not controlled with other non-narcotic modalities. It is habit-forming and as such is a controlled substance under the DEA schedule III drugs. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for oxymorphone overdose?

What is the treatment for oxymorphone overdose?

Opioid OD: As with every opioid one needs to protect the airway to prevent respiratory collapse. An "reversal"ageent can be given. Go to the er now. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for hydrocodone overdose?

What is the treatment for hydrocodone overdose?

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

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What is the treatment for vicodin overdose?

See MD: Treatment is off the symptoms includidng nausea, vomiting, sedation, respiratory collapse and circulatory failure. ...Read more

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What is kemadrin (procyclidine) used for ?

What is kemadrin (procyclidine) used for ?

Parkinson's disease: Kemadrin (procyclidine) is an anticholinergic medication used to treat some symptoms of parkinson's disease. It is not available in the us. ...Read more

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Magoxside is used for what?

Magoxside is used for what?

Low magnesium: Mag oxide (magnesium oxide) is a tablet used to correct magnesium deficiency. Some medications lead to magnesium loss (diuretics). Mag oxide can also help with constipation or heartburn. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for lortab overdose?

What is the treatment for lortab overdose?

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

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What is the treatment for oxycodone overdose?

What is the treatment for oxycodone overdose?

Respiratory failure: If a patient has gone unconscious from oxycodone or unresponsive then it needs to be reversed with naloxone with EMTs have and can also be obtained with a prescription but you would need to have it before you need it. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for methocarbamol overdose?

What is the treatment for methocarbamol overdose?

Life support: Basically support of respiration, circulation, blood pressure. If taken only minutes before induce vomiting and give activated charcoal. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for percocet overdose?

Several!: If the oxycodone in Percocet doesn't kill you, then a large dose of acetominophen can seriously hurt the liver. Emergency treatment consists of maintaining respiratory ventilation, and giving a narcotic antagonist, Naltrexone or naloxone. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for carisoprodol overdose?

What is the treatment for carisoprodol overdose?

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

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What is amoxil+clarithromycin+iansotrazole, use for and what is the dosage?

What is amoxil+clarithromycin+iansotrazole, use for and what is the dosage?

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

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What is the treatment for procyclidine overdose?

What is the treatment for procyclidine overdose?

Not in USA: I had to look this one up. It is no longer available in usa. It was used to treat parkinson's and other movement disorders. Maybe a doc who practices outside usa could answer your question. ...Read more

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What is the dosage for prescription hydrocodone/apap?

What is the dosage for prescription hydrocodone/apap?

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