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My doctor has had me on the 100 fentanyl patch for 1 year now. He is going to take me off it. Can you just stop taking it with out side effects or withdrawls. Please tell me the proper way to get off this patch. Please help me, I have the doctor appointment tomorrow and want to know what to say. So far it sounds like his plan is just to take me off cold turkey. I am scared of withdrawls I am a mom of 5 kids and need to be ok. Please help. ## No, it is not safe to go cold turkey. I have had a doctor tell me that no one has ever died from withdrawal. Fentanyl withdrawal can slow or even stop your breathing. I have been on a 350 mcg dose of fentanyl patcheds every 48 hours for 10+ years. I was in a serious car accident w/ligament & tendon injury, then they thought chronic pain/arthriti...
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I've been on 50mg for 2 months now and I'm noticing they are helping my depression but most days I have moments of happiness and really feeling good about myself then hours later I will feel really depressed and sad. There's not really a pattern that I can notice. Some days I'm still sad all day but there's never days when I'm entirely happy/ok. Any suggestions why this unbalanced emotional state is happening.
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Round white pills no markings on either side has a vinegar taste to it, does percett come without markings?i was told they are percett but I took one and feels like nothing how can I tell?
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rx plus capsule for improving spem count
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Can I use rx plus as a zinc and potassium supplement to for improved spem qty and quality
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Percocet c 230
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Has anyone received the Percocet with the makings of c 230 made by Alvogen? They are round and are yellow. I know they have to be better than the a333 ones
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Been on Ramipril 2.5mg for eight years or more and new Dr.changed them to 5mg.I have recently had a blood test to check kidney function/liver,etc and had a call from Dr.to say my potassium levels were high....is this due to the increase in strength of the Ramipril? The medication was increased to bring my blood pressure down to a more acceptable level. ## Hello, Sheik! How are you? I'm very sorry about the problem you're having. Yes, Ramipril has been known to cause elevated potassium levels, as a side effect. As listed by the FDA, you may also experience nausea, dizziness, headache, increased urination and hypotension. It may be best to switch to a different medication, depending on how high your level is, since hyperkalemia can be dangerous. Is there anything else I can help w...
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What effects happens to a female if she takes tadora 20 tablet. Will she feel arouse as men..?? ## Hello, Sahil! How are you? No, it may have a small effect, since it increases blood flow throughout the body, but it will not have the same effect that it does on men. And actually, it could be dangerous, since Tadalafil increases blood flow, it can cause lowered blood pressure, lowered heart rate, lowered breath rate, fatigue and could cause coma and possibly death, if she has certain medical conditions, as listed by the FDA. This medication should never be taken, without a doctor's approval. Is there anything else I can help with?
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can anyone advise me how to reduce my dosage from 45mg down ## Hello, Tommie! How are you? You should follow you doctor's instructions. Generally, the modern preferred method is to have someone gradually reduce their dosage, while starting to skip days, such as going down to 40mgs on Monday, then skipping Tuesday, then taking the 40mgs again on Wednesday. Do that for a week, then reduce to 35mgs the next week and so on. The FDA lists the possibly withdrawal effects as including nausea, dizziness, fever, chills, rebound pain, depression and mood swings. Is there anything else I can help with?
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I have moderate to severe Degenerative Disc Disease of Cervical Spine with severe narrowing (stenosis) along with bulging and herniated discs with severe arthritis ( osteo) also in cervical spine wiith boney spurs. I also have Fibromyalgia, Chronic Myofascial Pain Syndrome ad Chronic Fatique. My pain management doc has done many different procedures, non giving much relief and no long term relief. She has told me there is nothing more she can do. So, I need a Primary Care Doctor who will take over writing my Morphine and Muscle Relaxer. My current Primary Care doctor said she trusted me totally but could not write RX for opiates. I need help. I will not be able to function without some pain meds. I live in Gen Allen, a Richmond, VA suburb. Please helpp. Thank you. ## Hello, Katharine! S...
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Light blue oval pill 144 imprint.
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I need to identify light blue oval pill with imprint 144. ## Hello, Chip! How are you? This is an over the counter tablet that contains 220mgs of Naproxen, it is a generic or store brand of Aleve, it's used treat pain, fever and swelling. Is there anything else I can help with? ## What is the recommend dose for the store brand aleve
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