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My pain medication is making me sleepy and groggy, but I have to work. What else can I take?

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Dr. Vikram Patel
Pain Management

In brief: Pain medications

Apparently, sedative drugs are not for you.
You need non-opiate analgesics or ineterventional pain treatments for long term relief. Please see a well qualified pain physician for your options.

In brief: Pain medications

Apparently, sedative drugs are not for you.
You need non-opiate analgesics or ineterventional pain treatments for long term relief. Please see a well qualified pain physician for your options.
Dr. Vikram Patel
Dr. Vikram Patel
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Dr. Patrick Melder
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery

In brief: NSAIDS

Non-steroidals are a good choice.
Over the counter or prescription lie Celebrex or mobic (meloxicam).

In brief: NSAIDS

Non-steroidals are a good choice.
Over the counter or prescription lie Celebrex or mobic (meloxicam).
Dr. Patrick Melder
Dr. Patrick Melder
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