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What Is The Best Generic Version Of Wellbutrin Xl - Watson or Anchen?
My doctor will not prescribe generic Wellbutrin XL but my insurance will no longer pay for brand name drugs. I will have to pay about $7000 per yer for what I am taking now (3 of the 150mg Wellbutrin XL brand name per day). I am reading that the problem with the generics is the time release mechanism and not the drug itself and that some are better than others. Anybody have experience with the generics made by Watson and /or Anchen? ## I have no experience using it, but I do understand the problems that can occur with generic medications. I also did some searching and from what I've found online, most that have tried the one manufactured by Anchen have had good results with it. However, you may not get the same results, the only way to find out is to actually try it and see how it w...
Updated 15 minutes ago in Wellbutrin.
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too much klonopin???
I am prescribed 1 mg klonopins 2 times a day. Due to uncontrolled panic anxiety I've been having, I took four mgs this morning and another 4 this evening.... Now I'm finally calming down... A little late to ask but is that too many mgs in a day???
Updated 24 minutes ago in Klonopin.
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ACID REBOUND and Rebamipide Mucosta
after stopping meds omeprazole 20mg twice a day which i took for 45 days, i suffered from acid rebound, severe burning sensation in stomach i never felt before after i was told by a gastroent to stop taking meds. he put me on mucosta 3x a day for 7 days and asked me to come back if symptoms still there. is mucosta safe to take 2wks and wont cause any complications? ## Why were you taking the Omeprazole? If it was to treat a specific condition, such as an ulcer or GERD, then 45 days is a really short time to be on it, most of these medications are used for at least 3 to 4 months. Did he say why he wanted you to stop taking it? Acid rebound is always possible, when you stop using these types of medications abruptly. The Rebamipide is an amino acid derivative, that is used to mucosal prote...
Updated 26 minutes ago in Omeprazole.
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FENTANYL 50 MCG/HOUR TRANSDERMAL PATCH
I WAS PRESCRIBED THE 50 MCG/HR FENTANYL PATCH FOR CHRONIC BACK PAIN & DEGENERATIVE DISC DISEASE. I WAS GIVEN THE PRESCRIPTION SEVERAL WEEKS AGO. I JUST GOT IT FILLED 2 DAYS AGO BECAUSE I'M AFRIAD TO USE IT. I HAVE READ ALL THE PATIENT INFO, RESEARCHED IT ON THE NET & TALKED TO SEVERAL PHARMACISTS AS WELL AS MY PRIMARY CARE PHYSICIAN. ALL OF THE PHYSICIANS & PHARMACISTS TELL ME THAT THE PATCH WILL HELP ME WITH THE DAILY PAIN. THEY SAY THAT THE PATCH SHOULD NOT CAUSE ME ANY HARM BUT THE ONE TING THAT'S STOPPING ME FROM USING IT IS THE RESPIRATORY SIDE EFFECTS & POSSIBLE OVERDOSE. I'M SEEKING SOME ADVISE FROM PEOPLE THAT HAVE USED THIS DRUG BEFORE WHETHER IT WAS A GOOD OR BAD OUTCOME. I AM OPOID TOLERANT BECAUSE I'VE BEEN DEALING WITH THIS PAIN FOR THE LAST ...
Updated 1 hour ago in Fentanyl.
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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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thyronorm 100mg
i want to know about tablets ## I'm having Hypothyroid 3 yrs, i was taking 50mcg , and now doctor advised to take 100mcg, My doubt is will this Hypothyroid cause cancer in future??? ## My wifes ft4 is 1.04 & tsh is 4.885 she is taking 100 mg thyronorm & from a few days she is facing breathing & chest pain prob pls suggests me what to do
Updated 1 hour ago in Cancer.
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doctors who r afraid of doing their job n prescribing patients the correct meds that work
Where r doctors who hve the balls to give scripts that work? Where day 30s b??? Stop hiding docs n do ur jobs..... ## It's not the doctors nor the drugs. It's the drug addicts and dealers is as to why ppl who needs meds for real reasons can't get them. Plus in state of Virginia, all doctors now have to meet with the DEA every six months and go over every patients charts to see if that person needs prescribed meds. That patient must undergo a full pain evaluation once a year for DEA. If their problems, illnesses don't meet certain criteria then dr. has cut them off that drug or lose their lic. ## There are only a few doctors left to prescribe strong narcotics. These doctors are usually in a pain clinic. Doctors are becoming more and more afraid to write prescriptions for ...
Updated 2 hours ago in Methadone.
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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...
Updated 2 hours ago in Pristiq.
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50 mg morphine patch
A 50mg morphine patch has been prescribed by an oncologist and is too strong for my uncle who has terminal stomach cancer. Is it o.k. to cut the patch in half? He is not in pain but is like a zombie.
Updated 2 hours ago in Morphine.
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is my doctor doing something illegal
my husband has been seeing his pain dr for over a year now..he only accepts cash($200 for every 2 weeks)..now i understand paying the $200 to be seen,but there was one time where for xmas the office was going to be closed for a week or 2..so when we came in,he had 2 scripts..1 for that time an 1 for 2 weeks from that date..now,my question falls..was it legal to charge us $400,instead off just the $200,cause we weren't coming bk in the next time? i felt like he was basically selling us the script!! how can he justify charging us for a "visit" we didn't need to come to? an now again,my husband was told last week the Dr would be out of town for a week an he needed to stop in early to pick up his script,there was only the desk nurse or secretary there,not sure if shes even a...
Updated 2 hours ago in Oxycodone.
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8mg dilaudid quantity 90
Naples, Florida Can not find a location to fill 8mg dilaudid quantity 90. Same song and dance at every pharmacy, did I do something wrong, is it my fault I was born with a disease that never stops ruining my life, sorry for having spinal damage and other conditions, ohh how I love living my perfect life and just throw in the difficulty of filling prescriptions. At times I wonder if I would be better off ----- . God Bless anyone that can help, what have I done wrong, I am a nice/honest human being who just needs a product to make hell a little less hot. Thanks, Ron
Updated 2 hours ago in Dilaudid.
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why am I bleeding
I've been on medroxy for 3 years but stopped in oct 2013. I got a new doctor who put me back on march 2014, I started at 60mg a day because I bleed and don't come off my period. I got down to 40mg the week before last. Last week I started the 20mg. I had intercourse for the first time in a year on 4/5. Everything was fine. I had intercourse on 4/12. On 4/14 I started bleeding and have not stopped. My bleeding is increasing. My doctor told me to up it to 40mg again. In the past was only on 5mg at the most and I have never had this problem. I can't stop bleeding. I'm giving it until Friday before I call my doctor again to see what he wants me to do. This has never happened to me before. What could be going on? ## Hello, Nina! How are you doing? The levels of progesterone t...
Updated 3 hours ago in Medroxyprogesterone.
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HYDROCO APAP 10 325inactive ingredients used
Does the drug have polyethylene glycol or poly propylene glycol in it? ## Hello, Popeye! How are you? What are the markings on the tablet in question? There are several on the market, so I can't check with inactive ingredients for you, without knowing more details. I don't think these are in any, but I'd like to be sure.
Updated 3 hours ago in Polyethylene Glycol.
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hydrocodone bitartrate w apap 5 mg 325
Can I take this medication for a headache ## Hello, Sam! How are you? It is a narcotic analgesic, Hydrocodone with Acetaminophen, so while it may help with headaches, it shouldn't be taken, unless your doctor has prescribed it for you. This is a narcotic analgesic, so it has the potential to be habit forming and may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, drowsiness, dry mouth and constipation. Is there anything else I can help with?
Updated 3 hours ago in Hydrocodone.
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risperdal for severe hallucinations/ bipolar
Hi, I am 25 years old and have just been prescribed risperdal For my severe auditory, visual, and tactile hallucinations from bipolar mania psychosis. I went to therapy today and explained about my previous week, full of terrifying and vivid hallucinations and the delusional State that followed- I did not believe my husband when he attempted to explain that I was hallucinating and was sure that he would have me institutionalized (yet again), when that wasn't the case. I actually believed that mirrors were a gateway to a different spirit plane and watched as a winged demon by the name of Riley Blue came through and attempted to claim my soul if he successfully persuaded me to commit suicide. I clawed my face up when he touched my cheek. Then came Augusto, a feathered demon general, w...
Updated 3 hours ago in Risperdal.
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slim k bethel 30
Hi I would like to know is this pills have any side effects ## Hello, Karen! How are you? Unfortunately, these are natural supplements, so they have not been evaluated for side effects as is done with prescription medications. Nor have they actually been proven to help with anything. Is there anything else I can help with? ## Am good thank you..and no that was all
Updated 3 hours ago.
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wisdom tooth infection
I was started on Azithromycin by my Dr. in case I had strep throat but come to find out I have a real bad wisdom tooth infection, which is very painful..The script of Azithromycin is for 5days will this work for my infection in my tooth? ## Hello, Crystal! How are you? It may help, but 5 days may not be enough to completely eradicate the infection and it will not correct the underlying cause of the dental infection, so you'll still need to see your dentist, or the infection will keep returning. Is there anything else I can help with?
Updated 3 hours ago in Azithromycin.
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Round Red Pill with MAVI imprint
I picked up a generic refill for metformin. They have alway been white. These are redish with a mavi or mav1 imprint on side. Are they Metformin? ## Hello Scott! How are you? Is it a round, pinkish color with MMN1 on it? If so, then yes, it contains 1,000mgs of Metformin. This medication may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, headache and hypoglycemia.
Updated 3 hours ago in Metformin.
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loestrin fe breakthrough bleeding
Hey there! This is my first time on birth control. I've decided to go with Loestrin Fe. I started my period at 2am on a Monday, but didn't take it until 10:30 that night. It was twenty hours after I started, not 24, so it's okay! Anyway, I've been on my period the entire time. I started on April 7th and it's April 15th today. Before birth control, my period lasted six days. It's my eighth day and I'm still bleeding. Is this breakthrough bleeding and my body getting adjusted to the pill? Just making sure! I've taken the pill every night at 10:30pm so I haven't missed one. Thanks! ## Hello, Kaitlyn! How are you? Are you still experiencing bleeding? Yes, it could be due to the contraceptive, since you just started it. However, if it keeps going as a full...
Updated 3 hours ago in Birth Control / Contraceptive.
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Lil blue square pill imprinted p c
Trying to find out what kinda pill this is and how to take it. ## Hello, Billy Joe! How are you? I'm sorry, but I haven't been able to find a listing for this, so far. The rather obscure imprint leads me to suspect that it's most likely something that's available over the counter. I'll keep looking and post back, when I have information for you. Does anyone else recognize this tablet?
Updated 3 hours ago.
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