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I take 900mg of lithium. Just had gallbladder out yesterday, doc gave me norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) and 600 ibprofrin so 4x a day 1800mg ibprofrin make lithium toxic??

No worries. Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) and ibuprofen should not react with lithium. Take the pain medication only if you need it! If you can tolerate mild discomfort after the operation there is no need to even bother with pain medication. Otherwise, don`t worry about an interaction :) Read more...

After surgery doc gave me norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) for pain. Have some realistic wild dreams. Doc also gave me celexa. Scared to take that cause how I felt on norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen)?

Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) I would not recommend Celexa (citalopram) for a drug-induced hallucination. You should probably get a different pain medication. Read more...
Why Celexa (citalopram)? It's not clear to me why Celexa (citalopram) was prescribed -- have you been having trouble with depression? It's not a medicine to use for opiate-induced vivid dreams, but this is the only condition you mention. There are other pain medications if you still need them -- perhaps this needs assessment. If depression is a question, consulting with a psychiatrist could help. Read more...

I cannot find a dr that will prescribe me the pain meds I need. Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) isn't working anymore. What can I do? I don't have insurance.

Severe pain. Try over the counter non steroidal antiinflammatory drugs (many brands, ask the pharmacyst), but make sure you also take them with meals and a lot of fluids to protect your stomac from ulcers and your kidneys. You may need to take also antiacids if your stomac starts to heart. Read more...
Need further eval. Your conditions list "all over body pain, arms tingling, back pain." further evaluation as to the source of this by your pcp, and if no answer, then a neurologist. Neuropathic pain can respond to other medications that are not in the narcotic family. Additionally, if things remain severe and incapacitating, a pain management specialist, as a consultant, can provide much wisdom to help too. Read more...