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New white Watson 853 10/325 problem - What is going on???!?
Hello all, I am a longtime chronic pain sufferer. I have taken opiates for pain for over 10 years. I recently got a prescription filled (from a well known pharmacy chain in the U.S.) and I was given these new Watson 853 white (not yellow) hydro 10/325 pills. I wanted to ask the forum here if any of you have had the same experience with them as I have. I know there are some very smart people with advanced chemistry knowledge here that may have delved deeper into whats going on with these things. They are ineffective for me. I've taken hydrocodone 10/325 for 10+ years and have never ever had a problem with pills being ineffective but that is the case with these pills. I've had about every brand you can think of and never an issue. Ever. I thought nothing of the color change when I...
Updated 14 minutes ago in Norco.
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pink liquid methadone
i was given a sealed little bottle of pink liquid meth and it said it was 100Mgs My question is, Can that little bit of fluid actually be 100 mgs? Its so little fluid that im worried its not all there. the top was sealed and it was the bottle from his clinic, i had to empty it in a bottle of mine becaise he said he had to bring the empty back. can this really be 100mgs. It just seems that there would be more fluid in it. i dont know, im gonna take 50 today and 50 tomorrow. im just hoping this is really 100 mgs. please help me if uknow about this stuff, thanks ## Ya your good. I have a bottle of 186 mg. Pink methadone. It does not look like its all there but I've measured it ## My 100mgs is like one fluid oz. There isn't much liquid there at all. I thought it would be like a half...
Updated 18 minutes ago in Methadone.
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doctors who prescribe oxycodone in seattle washington
Severe Back pain - ptsd - severe head aches. looking for doctor maybe VA will VA perscribe.. also they lost my medical records ## Hello, Brandon! How are you? I'm sorry that you're in pain, no one should have to suffer. However, there is no listing of doctors according to what they will or will not prescribe that I can refer to for you. I know most VA hospitals have pain management programs, so you could try contacting them. Does anyone else have any ideas? ## VA will not prescribe opiates. My Dad suffers as well and they just overload him with NSAIDS and recommend neck surgery. We are not sure that would be a great idea for someone 70+ with PTSD and no discs between C5, C6 and C7 ## I can relate, also have ptsd and back problems, all i can say is this: getting on the opiate tra...
Updated 35 minutes ago in Oxycodone.
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lesofat capsule
what time to take lesofat capsule ## how to take a lesofat? ## Lesofat contains the active ingredient Orlistat, it aids in weight loss by helping prevent the body from absorbing fats. It should be taken 3 times a day, right before a meal that contains any types of fats. Commons side effects may include: nausea, diarrhea, stomach upset and uncontrollable bowel movements. Read more: Are there any comments or questions? ## i was just wondering kc i don't see or feel any effects of using lesofat for almost 15 days of taking this diet pills. aside from oily secretions only.. what can you advice? should i stop to take lesofat.? ## hello ajay. did you get your desired weight loss from lesofat? I know this very effective product wherein you can loose as much as 15 lbs in 15 days! I recommen...
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Marcella help
Can I take my tramadol tonight after taking 25 mg ephedra this morning ## @Marcella, Based on information I'm finding pertaining to drug interactions, in my opinion it would be best to wait at least a day or two in between doses. Reason being is that both Tramadol and Ephedrine are known to cause seizures individually, and taking the two together in such a short time frame may increase your risk of seizures THAT much more. So it's probably just a good idea to play it safe if you have any reservations about this. The estimated half life of Tramadol is reported to be up to 6-7 hours, whereas half the dose you took and then half of that half would be divided every passing 6-7 hours until it's no longer working in your body. If you calculate this from the point of your first dos...
Updated 52 minutes ago in Tramadol.
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Weaning off pristiq
I just wanted to tell all of you trying to get off pristiq, its possible. I was on pristiq for severe panic attacks for 6 months. It saved my life. It gave me a chance to slow down my career, gave me a huge wakeup call. This drug put a cloud over my brain. I was not my happy, fun loving self. I was like a step ford wife. You cant wean off this pill. I was on 50mg. I did every other day for a month. Every third day for two weeks then cold turkey. It really was not so bad. I layer on my couch for three days, cried a bit and watched movies. I'm happily on all holistic medications, no longer a slave to pristiq. If I can beat anxiety, anyone can. My biggest advice.. Exercise. Next, surround yourself with positive people. Three, talk out your problems. Good luck. ## Fantastic advice and v...
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pex 2 unmarked tablets from india
So, just recieved my pex 2 blister packs in the mail today. Couldn't wait to tear into them. Absolutely no markings on the front or back. I've been reading comments on this site while waiting for my mail man to show and was a bit worried about the quality of this product. I started off by breaking one in half and letting it dissolve on my tongue. Definately detected the trademark "alp" taste and within 15 min. felt the relief I normally feel from U.S. made blue footballs. I beleive this product to be totally legit and would definitely refer this medication to my friends. ## @Estebon, I too have heard feedback about these PEX 2 Alprazolam tablets coming from India. Initially one might believe them to be fake or counterfeit because they have no markings to accurately ident...
Updated 1 hour ago in Alprazolam.
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amox tr-k clv 875-125 mg tasan what is it use for
amox tr-k clv 875-125 mg tasan what kind of infection is this medication used for and how would a person get that inection? ## This contains 875mgs of Amoxicillin and 125mgs of Clavulanic Acid, it is a generic for the antibiotic Augmentin, it is used to treat various types of infections. There are many things that can cause infections, it is very easy for bacteria to get into the body and cause an infection to set it. Common side effects may include: nausea, headache, dizziness and diarrhea. You can read more about it here: Is there anything else I can help you with? ## can this be used when you feel a cold coming on? ## can amox tr-k clv 875-125 cause black diarhea for several days, and stomach pains? ## i have a cronic sinus infection i am on this medicine how long does it take to tak...
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getting the most of my testosterone/andro gel
I am on the androgel 1.62.I take for today which is about 81 milligrams a day. I've been on it for 4 months now and have started noticing a difference in muscle tone and it has made me want to start working out to maximize any possible gains does anyone have any advice on getting the most of absorbing the Andro gel. or anything I can do to help facilitate more growth and definition or even applying to different areas any information would be nice Thanks ## @greens, As someone who enjoys working out and training, my opinion for facilitating more growth and definition is to maintain a stricter diet. What works for me may not work the same for others, but what I typically do is set up macronutrient ratios for each meal (eating 5-6 times a day). I'm 6'2 and about 190 lbs; and fo...
Updated 1 hour ago in AndroGel.
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a333 generic perc
Omg so glad to hear others. I had to have my doctor give reason to my insurance company to fill it as brand name .. Pay $50. More on top of it for the brand! The generic not good in fact bad.. Believe me paying $60 instead of $10 hurt in a diff way but what choice did I gave..???
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Doctors Willing To Prescribe Heavy Pain Medication In Colorado
I have a serious problem. My dr. had two patients start dr. shopping and has decided it is too big of a pain in his butt to continue prescribing, even though I have gotten MRIs and Xrays to prove my problems. I have over a half a dozen herniated discs in my low back, along with degenerative disc disease, spinal stenosis, scoliosis and arthritis in my facet joints. I am currently on5 30mg oxycodone a day for breakthrough and 60mg of methadone for my long lasting meds. I REALLY need a doctor in the Denver, CO area who will not judge me because of my age, thinking I'm just some drug seeker as I TRULY need my meds to function. I am even being placed on disability until I can get my back healed because if something doesn't change I will be in big time pain for the rest of my life. If...
Updated 1 hour ago in Oxycodone.
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Doctors in Louisiana that prescribe methadone for chronic pain
I have been taking 120 mg of methadone for approximately 5 years. My husbands job transferred us from Florida to Louisiana where I found a pretty good pain doc. He is now running scared and wants to take me off of methadone. Methadone has given me a good quality of life; I am able to work and be a productive member of society. My doctor is unwilling or unable to assist me in finding a new doctor who will continue my meds. Oh yeah, I have been the route of blocks and injections and gotten little if any relief. I'm tired of being branded a drug seeker-I have years of medical records that back up my claims and verify the dosages that I've been on-what drug seekers have this kind of back up? I am looking for a Louisiana doctor, but am willing to travel (within reason of course). Ple...
Updated 1 hour ago in Methadone.
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Next To Be Recalled!
Hello, i just wanted to say this is a bad medication. i believe it will be on the news real soon. "if you have taking, please call 1-800-u just got ******" after taking this medication brand actavis oxycodone. all my body hurts worst than before taking it. I know there is something bad going on with it. I have to actually call around and find another maker each month because i refuse to damage myself more. I have so many problems. from spine, back, neck, hips, legs. everywhere. everyday, all day and this medication does nothing at all EXCEPT make it worse. all my joints hurt. I even had eye pain after taking it then i had pressure in my eyes. never before. idiopathic (unknown, out of the clear blue). Yeah!!!! Trust me. this medication is no good for us and the real side effects,...
Updated 1 hour ago in Oxycodone.
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44 104 percocet
They are fake i looked them up through a walgreens pharmacy and they are tylenol ## Hello, Ashley! How are you? No, they aren't fake, they are exactly what they were intended to be, 325mg Acetaminophen tablets. Whoever said they were Percocet either lied or didn't really know what they were. Are there any other questions or concerns? ## what is a white round pill 44 over 104 with the break between it please some say tylenol someday Percocet I would like to know please
Updated 1 hour ago in Percocet.
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Getting Prescriptions From 2 Different Doctors For Pain Meds But They Are Conditions
Well I just really need to know if what I am doing is condsidered doctor shopping. I fell at at department store and injuryed my knee. Well i have to go to the doctor the lawyer sent me too. He prescribes pain meds for me, the only thing he can treat is my knee. I started having back problems. My primary care doctor sent me to a different doctor and he also gives me meds. But the pharmacy said they would call the doctors and tell on me. So I went and ahead and the doctors myself so that it would not look as bad. What do you think will happen to me? The pharmacy refused to give me back my prescription. Can they do that? ## Yes, when you are getting medications from more than one doctor, regardless of the condition, that is the very definition of doctor shopping. Logically, if one doctor ...
Updated 1 hour ago in Percocet.
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Side effects of suboxone
I have been on suboxone now for just under a month. I think it is an amazing drug, i have had no cravings or interest in returning to opiates, my drug of choice was oxy. I get up every day feeling happy, and am able to take on what ever the day brings me. I am also on lexapro for depression at this time. There is one problem after i take my dose, which is 8 mg. twice a day, I am extremely tired sometimes to the point where if i sit down I will nod off, so I keep moving and can usually fight through it. I am wondering do other people feel this way or does it get better the longer you are on it? Two other things that are sometimes very bothersome are dizzyness and extreme dry mouth. I just wanted to find out other peoples experiences. Thanx ## Hey yea I get the same nod as you, it starts ...
Updated 2 hours ago in Suboxone.
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Hydrocodone strength
What is stronger of the two 10/325 or 7.5/750 Hydrocodone ## 10/325 stronger more hydrocodone with 10 mg per pill and only 325ancetametaphen were as the 7.5mg 750 is only 7.5 mg of hydrocodne the hydrocodone is the prescription the 750 and 325 is just the over the count tylonal I awful at spelling. Spell check makes you dumb but I hope this helps ## That is mostly correct, however, you cannot buy Acetaminophen over the counter in higher than 500mgs, which would be Extra Strength Tylenol. But the smaller numbers do refer to the Hydrocodone, which is a narcotic pain reliever, so the higher the number, the higher the dosage and the stronger the medication. The maximum you can get of it in the US is 10mgs. The common name brands for this are Lortab and Vicodin. Common side effects may inclu...
Updated 2 hours ago in Hydrocodone.
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gabapentin sleepiness
I am very sleepy-feel like I can't wake up - feel like I can't remember the last few days since starting this med
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oval pill p 333
A friend has a problem with opiates. They bought these pills that are white and have p333 on them. They were told they were 10 mg narcotics, either oxys or hydros. Anyway I've never heard of them and don't want them taking something that could hurt them.
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30mg ampheta s combo vs 30mg/ ampheta
What is the difference? Is one stronger? Or one lower?
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