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Will Endone Numb Tattoo Pain
I woke up with my hand completely numb. I take oxycodone but only because I have kidney stones. I haven't taken morethan I should. What could be the cause of the numbness?
Is hand still numb?:
Your hand may have been "asleep" from the position you were in when sleeping. If that numbness has gone away, that was probably the cause.
If it is still numb, please see your doctor or go to the emergency room as soon as possible to find out what is wrong. ...Read more
Tattoos on your breasts, or elsewhere, will not have any effect on your pregnancy or on breastfeeding your new baby. It may not be a good idea to get a new tattoo during pregnancy or while breastfeeding, because of the small risk of infection from the small breaks in the skin that ...Read more
I'd urge you not to: Most areas, especially those far away from bone, will not be that uncomfortable. There's are a variety of topical creams with Lidocaine or other 'caine products, ask your artist whether these are right. Acetaminophen is a good choice for an oral analgesic as it doesn't interfere with platelet function. You may find the sensations, even if not pleasant, make this meaningful experience even richer. ...Read more
TATTOO NUMBING: I BELIEVE YOU CAN USE TRY USING IT FOR YOUR BACK TATTOO. . . ...Read more
I'm going back today to get my tattoo finished and wanted to know could I use ketroprofen lidocaine gel to numb it?
Emla (lidocaine and prilocaine): Lidocaine may help but Emla (lidocaine and prilocaine) cream, with eutectic mixture of Lidocaine 2.5% and prilocaine 2.5%, may work better. You can also place a Lidoderm patch on area for twelve hours before having tattoo removed which might help. Good luck. ...Read more
I have lidocaine2% hydrochloride jelly 30ml is that good to apply before my tattoo to numb my skin around the collar bone?
It is ok: It is ok and may help deaden the pain for a while ...Read more
What to do if I have 200mg endone, 1050mg tramal sr, 350mg tramal, ondansatron 4mg wafer, tropisitron 5mg, stematil 35mg?
What is the strongest painkiller? I have severe sciatia and I've tried everything from endone, oxy, morph, codeine. I'm completely immune.
I just took too much endone and oxycontin and Valium small doses of each but got confused and doubled up I'm in bed with double vision?
Toxicity: Need medical attention asap.Get a more detailed answer ›
I've taken 2x 50mg tramadol 2x panadeine extra and 2x endone 5mg. Is this okay. I've been in heaps of pain.
Depends on your doc: Certainly sounds like a lot of pain meds to my way of thinking but if your physician recommended this regimen to you then, you should discuss next steps with them. Obviously, the goal to treating "heaps of pain" is to squelch the pain as quickly as possible. But another goal of pain management is to do it as efficiently and with as little medication as possible. I'd put a call in to the doctor. ...Read more
I'm 19yo, female and have been taking endone for severe back pain. Possibly getting nerve blocking - what to do?
Return to MD: If you are getting nerve symptoms from low back pain, it is important to get an MRI of the lumbar spine to see if your nerve compression is severe and will require surgery. See you gp for the MRI and for an appropriate referral to a neurosurgeon if it shows such compression. ...Read more
I'm having a tonsillectomy tomorrow and was told not to take any aspirin. I took and Endone tablet Sunday evening, will that affect the surgery?
I have a visitor acting bizarre has15+ cups coffee daily, smokes, takes anti Depressants, Endone, emphysema meds & others, how serious is that mixed?
High stroke risk: Usually antidepressants are notorious for increasing blood pressure. Excessive nicotine and caffeine use are not heart friendly either. Strongly suggest decreasing/ stopping cigs and coffee. Schedule ASAP primary care visit for smoking cessation strategy and major depressive follow up. Good luck ...Read more
Advise surgeon: Advise your surgeon about your level of pain. ...Read more
I won't: Recommend combining the two. Digesic ;#40;darvon with paracetamol- the former was pulled out of the us market 2 years ago bec. Of serious side effects including deaths;#41; in combination with endone ;#40;oxycodone;#41; is a recipe for addiction and a fast road to the grave. Try to seek medical help to wean yourself off these meds. May god bless u! ...Read more
Consult: Please consult your physician to obtain clear instructions on when to take your medications. Symptoms usually dictate medication dose and schedule. Oxycodone is a potent narcotic and should never be taken without a prescription, or with alcohol or with other sedatives. Also, please keep the oxycodone bottle out of view of others. ...Read more
Cause of pain?: It's important to find out what's causing your pain, and decide on a treatment plan with your doctor. Oxycodone just masks the pain. Physical therapy or non-narcotic meds may be better for you. It's easy to get "hooked" on oxycodone so that you need more and more to get the same effect. That can lead to trouble. See a doctor who specializes in pain management. ...Read more