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How Much Is Too much Oxycodone For A Male At Weight Of 225 Lbs
I would like to know what would cause an overdose in a male who is 225 lbs. in weight using oxycodone. I have over 220 5 mg. tabs. ## Please correct me if I am wrong, but to my knowledge, Oxycodone doses aren't usually based on weight, but rather the severity of the pain you're dealing with. I went ahead and posted the adult dosing guidelines below...As far as ODing on oxycodone, I would guess anything over a 100mg, since you can get them in doses of as high as 80mg and oxycontin at even higher doses. For initial treatment the following dosing schedule is recommended: Immediate Release (IR): 5 mg to 15 mg orally every 4 to 6 hours Controlled Release (CR): 10 mg orally every 12 hours. For maintenance treatment: Immediate Release: 10 mg to 30 mg orally every 4 hours. Doses greater...
Updated 1 minute ago in Oxycodone.
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cholinerv citicoline
does the tablet and capsule have the same release? how about its comparison with zynapse or somazine? how about its effect? just making sure with the drugs lately who compromises the quality just to make it cheaper. ## They all the same, all the medications you mentioned contain Citicoline as the active ingredient. It is believed to help with various issues of Cerebral Vascular insufficiency. You can read more here: Are there any questions or comments? ## hi just want to emphasize the comparison and difference of the drug somazine/zynapse with the cholinerve. Somazine is the first citicoline brand here in the philippines. It is also known brand worldwide but since it is international brand the price is really expensive so now Zynapse came out as the exclusive Philippine brand of Somazin...
Updated 2 minutes ago in Citicoline.
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pain management shreveport
Does anyone know of any primary care physicians in the Shreveport/Bossier City/Haughton/Minden area that do pain management? I have been going to a pain management doctor here in Shreveport for about 6 years now, but it is just getting to expensive. He refuses to to go any higher on my dosage of Oxycontin, which is 30 mg 3 times a day. And he will not give me anything for break through pain. I am on Medicaid so I have to pay him out of pocket. Medicaid pays for 60 of my oxy's, but I have to pay for the other 30. If I knew of a primary care physician that accepts does some pain management and also accepts medicaid it would be a really big help. I'd really appreciate anyone that could help me out and answer this. Thank you. ## There aren't any PCP's who do Pain Management ...
Updated 15 minutes ago in OxyContin.
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strep throat and sulfamethoxazole
My husband has strep throat and has no insurance. He has some sulfa.... Here but we are not sure if he can use it...
Updated 21 minutes ago in Sulfamethoxazole.
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venlafaxine er 150 mg
I HAVE A LARGE NO. ITCH NO PAIN RASH ON MY BACK. ANY CONNECTION WITH TAKING AUROBINDO VENLAFAXINE ER 150 BID ....... PLS ADVISE.
Updated 23 minutes ago in Venlafaxine.
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Tussigon Behavior Changes
My dog was prescribed 1/4 tab 12hrs of tussigon for her gagging/hacking cough.Since she started this she has loss of appetite,is leathargic,and breathing labored at times.It seems the change occurred almost over night.She was taking Theodur but it didn't have the dramatic change in her behavior or demeanot.Is it too strong? I will consult vet but should I stop dosage in meantime? ## Hi Pat, How are you? Sorry to hear about your dog's reaction to the medication. From your description it does sound like it could potentially be too strong for her...as according to the drug monograph, "lethargy" and "mood changes" are listed as general side effects of Tussigon. Ref: dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/archives/fdaDrugInfo.cfm?archiveid=9257 However, your best bet would pro...
Updated 28 minutes ago in Tussigon.
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alternative for metoprolol
i just started taking metoprolol for a fast heart rate.i am having terrible side effects.what are my other options to treat this condition?thnks ## Hello, Suzy Q! How are you? What side effects are you having? Its most common ones include nausea, dizziness, headache and stomach pain. There are other medications you can try and your doctor should be able to prescribe an alternative. However, most side effects do wear off, after about 4 weeks or so, once your body gets used to the medication. How long have you been taking it? ## hello and thank you for responding i have been taking lopressor for two weeks thanks for the feedback i will try a little longer taking it.
Updated 28 minutes ago in Metoprolol.
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Help Finding A Pain Management Doctor In Wa State That Prescribes Meds
I need help with finding a pain management dr. that prescribes pain meds in the bellevue wa area or as close as possibe am willing to drive if necessary. Please it's almost impossible to find. I have been in pain since 2002 please any leeds greatly appreciated. ## i know this question is several months old, but i just came across it. are you still looking for a doc or info? i may be able to help. ## The best suggestion I can make for anyone in our area is to contact one of the major hospitals, such as Evergreen, Harborview or Swedish and ask to speak to someone in their social work department. The people that work in them here are excellent and if there is such a pain management specialist in the area, they'll be able to help you find them. Learn more pain management details her...
Updated 40 minutes ago in Methadone.
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Xanax Vicodin Valium Help
Ok, I live in Las Vegas Nevada here is the question Why is so hard to get my Medication now a days? Since I came back from Michigan 2 years ago I've been living nothing but a hell life month by month getting my prescriptions refilled. I am a person who has always went the alternative medicine route until one day someone introduced me to a doctor who prescribed me Valium for adhd and sleeping. I've been on it almost 8 years and it's almost IMPOSSIBLE to get off. Also a drunk driver hit me and my knee's are shot and I need surgery on my back so the Doctor put me on Hydrocodone aka Vicodin. (The reason I put Xanax in the title is because I found out they are almost they same exact drug). Let me clear I don't want to be on these medications but now I HAVE TO BE thanks to...
Updated 48 minutes ago in Xanax.
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doctors in nj who don t need mri
I live in New Jersey and I have been taking opana from my doctor in Colorado and just moved to nj, I need to get them refilled but don't have a doctor here and need one bad because I am running out, I also don't have an MRI so I don't know what to do because I had the surgery on my arm and am in a lot of pain. Can someone please send me the name of a doctor who will prescribe me opanas no questions asked no problems? I can't wait any longer. Please help me, thank you so much ## I need help finding a doctor who will prescribe me my morphine and oxycodone. I just moved to bernardsville and have been on pain management for a year and don't have anyone here to help me. I am desperate and just ran out of my script and need help bad. Please help. ## Hello, Alexander and Jo...
Updated 53 minutes ago in Opana.
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Changed Psychiatrist due to Move
I have seen the same psychiatrist for 5 years and recently moved to Hattiesberg, MS. My family doctor referred me to a new Psych, however when I called to schedule the appt the receptionist said that the doctor does not prescribe adderall or xanax. She told me that when she asked what current meds I take. REALLY....the doctor never even met me or reviewed my medical history. ## Michelle, If the meds are that important to you, ask your doctor to refer someone else. Tell him you don't feel comfortable with the first referral. ## You have no guarantee that a new dr will rx you the same meds you've been taking. Most drs aren't aware of what others dr rx. The reason you were told that the dr doesn't rx those meds is because you would be a new patient and they do that to cut d...
Updated 1 hour ago in Adderall.
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oxycotin teva
I was involved in a car accient last year and am now working with a Pain Manage clinic. I have had injections upon injections, epiderals, blah blah and now they belive it is a tear in my disc between L4 and L5. Needless to say VERY painful. The most recent visit has placed me on Oxy AGAIN. I acutally took myself off them a few months ago because the pain was not getting ANY less... actually the same if not worse regardless of how many or mg increase. At 20 mg 2 X day I said I am done and started to only take 1 them none. That was miserable... Switched Doctors.. told him all of this and what does he do .. BACK ON THE OXY.. I have found that Percocet 7.5/325 2 pills 3 X day work the best AND it I don't have bad pain I don't HAVE to take it. I am so frustrated and I have called the...
Updated 1 hour ago in OxyContin.
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My Dr. who prescribed me 150mg a day of methodone since 2000 quit his practice. Does anyone know a pain Dr.that prescribes methadone in kansas city
My Dr. who prescribed me 150mg a day of methodone pill form since 2000. He informed me today it was his last day and quit his practice. Does anyone know a pain Dr.that prescribes methadone in kansas City, Kansas. I a m fighting to save my arms and legs and cannot function without my medicine. I have 9 weeks to find a Dr.before I need more medicine please help. ## Hello, Petrified! How are you? Sorry about the problem that you'e having. However, if you're hunting for a new doctor by asking if they'll prescribe it, the problem is likely just going to continue. Doctors will view that as being drug seeking behavior. What you really need to do is set up an appointment with a new pain management specialists, make sure they get a full copy of your most recent medical records, then ...
Updated 1 hour ago in Methadone.
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oxycotin damaged my teeth
has anyone else known oxycotin to rot the teeth, i used to be on vicodin until my doctor told me i needed to swith to a morphine based meds she put me on ms contin but i had problems with it so she put me on 80mg oxcontin eventually my body built up a tolerance so she kept raising it, i have am now on from 4-6 per day of the 80mg tabs, it scares me that this is what rotted my teeth because only 5 yrs ago i had only 2 cavaties that needed filling and then only 1 yr after going on the oxycontin i had to have all my top front teeth pulled as they where rotting from the inside out the dentist said my mouth looked like a heroine addicts mouth looks he called it, he said it was shocking to him that normally he only saw such damage from someone who smoked crack or did heroine with so much dent...
Updated 1 hour ago in OxyContin.
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drs in avondale who will prescribe my maintenance meds
I just moved here from fla 3 months ago. I have no Dr or insurance right now. How can I get my maintenance meds. Valsartan and Levothyroxine. Thanks John
Updated 1 hour ago in Valsartan.
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endocet vs oxycodone
I HAVE BEEN ON OXYCODONE FOR OVER 2 YEARS AND MY DRUG STORE RAN OUT AND GAVE ME ENDOCET ?SAID IT WAS THE SAME THING BUT MY BODY TELLS ME THAT IT'S NOT THE SAME.HAS ANYONE ELSE HAD ANY PROBLEMS WITH THIS CHANGE? ## in reply to jim, i have to agree, i have been taking oxycodone for a while now, and got a new script for endocet, and it does not do anywhere near as much as the last prescription did... ## Well, I am not sure what you were on previously, since you just say Oxycodone, but Endocet is a combination drug containing both Acetaminophen and Oxycodone. The reason you may be having a problem, however, is due to the fact that generic meds ARE allowed, by law, to differ from name brands by as much as PLUS OR MINUS 20%. They also DO NOT HAVE TO BE EXACTLY IDENTICAL. I know the doctor...
Updated 2 hours ago in Endocet.
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will i have withdrawls after takeing subs for a week
Will I have withdrawals after taking suboxin for a week ## Hi matt, From what others have been posting here, it sounds like most people only experience the serious withdrawal symptoms after being on it for much longer periods of time (i.e. several weeks, months, or years). I haven't actually heard about any cases of people having withdrawal symptoms (other than possible discomfort or trouble sleeping) within a week of taking it, but that could also depend on how much you were taking? I would recommend verifying your intent to taper with your doctor first just to be on the safe side... and if you feel like you've developed any sort of tolerance to the drug within that short time frame, it might be wise to at least wean down a little bit before deciding to quit. Your doctor can al...
Updated 2 hours ago.
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Suprep
Has anyone used the new SUPREP kit before a colonoscopy? Would like any comments about taste, ease or side effects. Thanks! ## The Suprep kit contains sodium sulfate, magnesium sulfate and potassium sulfate, it is used for bowel preparation. It basically works as a laxative. I can't think that combo would taste very well, though I have never used it. The most common listed side effects are: cramping, nausea, vomiting and abdominal discomfort. Does anyone else have anything to add? ## Sulfates have a bitter taste, hence the development of PEG bowel cleansing products without sulfate such as Nulytely or Trilyte. Having said that, Suprep contains both Sucralose and flavoring agents, so it may not taste as bad as has been suggested. It still involves the ingestion of 3 quarts of water, ...
Updated 2 hours ago in Suprep.
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Suboxone, how long?
I have been on suboxone for 8 years now. B 4 that, I was on methadone for almost 5 years. I had a lot of surgeries and have a lot of medical problems. I was on pain management (opiates) for 10 years and became an addict. I'm afraid if I get off the suboxone I'll b back on opiates. Due 2 the pain I suffer. How long can I stay on suboxone. Has anybody else been on it 4 a long time? I just don't want 2 b back 2 where I was or go through what I did ever again. ## Hi Cats, Thanks for sharing your story, and sorry to hear about your situation. While there is no single right answer for how long you should be on Suboxone for, this is usually determined on an individual basis in consultation with a knowledgeable doctor. From what I've been reading online, Suboxone tends to work b...
Updated 2 hours ago in Suboxone.
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Mucinex D and HCTZ
Is there a harmful interaction between Mucinex D (Guaifenesin/Pseudoephedrine HCI) and HCTZ (hydrochlorothiazide). I take HCTZ for high blood pressure, but would like to take Mucinex D for nasal/sinus congestion.
Updated 2 hours ago in Mucinex.
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