MedsChat.com

The People's Medicine Community ®

Welcome to The People's Medicine Community

Connect with millions of others sharing drug-related questions and stories.


Drug Index: 

Learn About and Discuss Drugs Freely and Privately.

MedsChat.com is a detailed collection of knowledge shared between individuals, patients, care-givers, and other interested parties. Share your story today and connect with others who have had experience with the same medications. No registration is required, and your identity remains anonymous...

On this Page:

Recently Active Discussion Threads

View All Forums or Start Your Own

sprintec religiously
I have been on sprintec religiously for years, cycles are always regular, always start 4 days after the last active pill. Last month period was much lighter, this month none at all. I have never missed a pill, but don't always take them at the same time each day. Should I be concerned?
Updated 3 minutes ago in Sprintec.
   0 
How to get off Suboxone
Im Marina Im 24 years old and a mother of 2 beautiul little boys. From the years 2006-2007 i was heavily addicted to Oxy 80 and eventually started doing herion. I got help in sep.2007 at a methadone clinic, it worked for as long as i was on the methadone i had NO relapse's. In June 2009 i was completly off of the methadone that first day that i was on 0Mgs I went through extreme withdrawls i went through things that i would never wish upon my worst enemy! i stayed that way for a day and a half and decided to go to a suboxone doctor. He put me on 32 mgs a day which i thought was pretty high of a dose but he explained to me that methadone withdrawls was worst then any other withdrawls. so i trusted him. Now when i go to see him every month i pretty much beg for him to start the weinin...
Updated 9 minutes ago in Suboxone.
   647  Subscribe to thread 204381
Cymbalta and zoloft
I currently take 250 mg of zoloft and my pdoc has me on lactimal 100mg. The lactimal doesnt seem to work anymore and i tried everything else. I have bipolar with major depression and schizo affective disorder ,adhd,and ocd. i take also haldol 2mg twice a day,klonopin 2mg a day and vyvanse 70mg a day. i have been thinking about trying cymbalta or latuda. any suggestions. i just dont want to be depressed any more . i am 40 years old and dealt with this the whole time. ## Hello, Angel! How are you feeling? I am sorry that you're suffering depression, that's very tough to deal with. The Latuda is an atypical antipsychotic, so it is very similar to the Haldol that you already take. The Cymbalta is an SNRI antidepressant, so it's related to the Zoloft, though not the same. Were th...
Updated 10 minutes ago in Cymbalta.
   3  Subscribe to thread 269552
Doctors Willing To Prescribe Oxycodone In Chicago Illinois
I live in Chicago, Illinois and I have been on Oxycodone 30mg for 3 years. My doctor retired and I haven't been able to find a doctor since to prescribe them. Can you help me and give me a doctors name that will prescribe this medication in the Chicagoland area... ## I'm sorry, but there is no listing of doctors that will prescribe any given medication. And you may be creating part of the problem yourself, if you're calling new doctors and asking them to prescribe a specific medication. Most doctors will see that as being drug seeking behavior and won't even let you get in the door. The best thing you can do is to set up an appointment with a new doctor and then just make sure they get a full copy of your medical records, so they can speak for themselves. Learn more Oxyc...
Updated 12 minutes ago in Oxycodone.
   11  Subscribe to thread 246982
Can you have withdrawls from oxycodone when switching to fentanyl patch?
Seven years of back pain with long history of muscle relaxant and more recently oxycodone and lorazepam. Docs finally did MRI and found Spondylolisthesis Grade 3-4 with bulging disc and appears vertebrae have already fused. Still being worked up by Neuro surgeon. Pain mgmt. just switched me from 10mg Vicodin every 4 hrs to 25mcg Fentanyl patch every 3 days with 7.5 Vicodin every 6-8 hrs for breakthrough. Started patch last week. First seemed to work okay but over the last two patches breakthrough pain has increased with increased pain down my legs. I get sweats then chills with pain in all my joints, arms, legs, hands, feet. Seems increasing my Vicodin and taking it more frequently is the only thing that relieves it but sometimes need 30mg of Vicodin in a short time-frame. Not sure if the
Updated 18 minutes ago in Fentanyl.
   0 
Suboxone Doctors In Indiana Who Accept Medicaid
need a doctor who prescibs suboxins i am on medicaid ## While I'm not aware of which doctors accept medicaid, I can provide you with links to help you locate specific pain management doctors within your local area. You'd inevitably have to ask the receptionist though if the doctor accepts medicaid or any other type of insurance that you might have. All you have to do is input your city or zip code for narrowed results: doctorsforpain.com/physicians/index.html You can give this other page a try too if you come up with different results for some reason or another: wellness.com/find/pain%20management%20specialist I hope this helps! ## im 26 and dying from my drug addiction but only have indiana medicade and need help bad ## yes bad ## Hello, Are you still in need of information reg...
Updated 25 minutes ago in Suboxone.
   58  Subscribe to thread 230802
white oval pill ip466 side effects
do the Ibuprofen IP 466 and the Ibuprofen I8 have the same exact inactive ingredients? I have gotten muscle pain and headaches with the I8 and never got them with the IP466 I thought maybe something was different in the inactive ingredients. can you please help me
Updated 35 minutes ago in Ibuprofen.
   0 
Trust Pill Contraceptive
pano po ung sa case ko nung una nag start ako n uminom ng trust pills pagkatapos ng menstration ko den nung nsa brown nko mga 3 days ko n tinetake ung brown eh nagkaroon nko...pro ininom ko pa dn po ung natitirang 4 n brown bago ulit ako nagstart ng bago...is it possible n mabuntis ako....ano bang dapat gawin s brown n un...den wen ako ulit magstart ng bagong pills???? pls help me...thanks.... ## Sorry, ngunit ako nagkakaproblema-unawa sa iyong tanong, kaya ko lang ipaliwanag kung paano sa bibig Contraceptive trabaho. Para sa kanila upang maging mabisa kaagad, dapat mong simulan ang mga ito sa araw nagsimula na kayong duguin, hindi kapag ang iyong ikot ng panahon ay higit. Obulasyon karaniwang nangyayari ng ilang araw bago ka magsimula sa magregla o ng ilang mga araw matapos na ikaw ay ...
Updated 1 hour ago in Birth Control / Contraceptive.
   12  Subscribe to thread 218614
Panu Gumamit Ng Exluton Tablet Pills Pwede Bang Guimamit Nito Kahit Tapos Na Ang Menstration
panu pow gamitin ang Exluton tablet pills...pwede ba itong gumamit kahit nagpapabreastfeed.at pwede parin ba mag start gumamit nito kahit kakatapos lang ang mentration???? ## Ask ko lng po pwede bang madelayed kung tuloy tuloy ang paginom ng pill khit may regla, nanganak kc ako july 23 then uminom ako ng pills sept 20 dapne 28 pcs nagkaroon ako 2nd week ng oct kht meron tinuloy ko ung pills hanggang maubos then nagship ako ng althea ng oct 21-22 ni regla ulit ako ng 3week ng oct 2loi pa din ang paginom khit meron hanggang sa maubos ang pakete hanggang ngaun dec patuloy pa din ang paginom ko ng althea pills pero di ako nagkaregala ng nov hanggang ngaun pwd bang mabuntis iyon. ## Ask ko lng po...bagong panganak ako.. isang buwan plng pwede nba akong uminum ng pills kahit dipa ako nagkaroo...
Updated 1 hour ago.
   2  Subscribe to thread 229053
lmouth ulsers/bleeding. gums
Mouth ulsers large and small for a lot of years. Dentist now says I have thrush in my gums which bleeds so I can't brush my teeth properly. On embarrassing bodies program a girl was given cultrazine to clear up th users would this help.me
Updated 1 hour ago.
   0 
Oxycodone Shortage In Florida 2012
Can a pharmacist just be quite and fill the script the doctor ordered for his patient.They lie to us and then fill freds script for the same thing and smile while they do it.We are tax paying citizens in pain and the DEA has made a real mess of everything. Real patients cant even get their meds. ipetitions.com/petition/Oxycodone-shortage-myth-created-by-the-DEA ## The whole country seems to be in a sort of bind in so far as normal patients being depicted as addicts and many who are unable to get their scripts filled no matter who they are or what they do. I think petitions such as this one do significantly help; but the real question is, are they even going to do something about these complaints even with all the petitions floating around the net? We should hope so, but knowing our gove...
Updated 1 hour ago in Oxycodone.
   53  Subscribe to thread 232085
Florida pain pill shortage
For all who live in Florida you are aware of the terrible problem of filling narcotic pain medication prescriptions. I am not connected with this petition but want you to be aware of it and I am providing a link to this petition so hopefully pharmacies will be forced to carry adequate supply of medication for refills. I moved to Florida to retire from Missouri. I am sorry I made this choice as I must go sometime weeks waiting on a pharmacy any of them to have quantity to fill my script. As you know 9 out of 10 times the pharmacies never have any on hand. Then we are forced to drive (not able to call) to pharmacy to other pharmacy to see if they can fill it. The law in Florida is so strict you cannot leave your prescription at the pharmacy to be filled, nor can you be provided by phone if t
Updated 1 hour ago.
   0 
piles medicine
i have internal piles gr-2 from very young age itching paining sometimes bleeding. pls refer any medicine.i am 43 old ## I have piles give me suggestion for remove piles?
Updated 2 hours ago.
   1  Subscribe to thread 262782
What is stronger Dilaudid or Oxycontin 40 mg.?
I have been on Dilaudid for over 2 years now and I can't seem to get off of it. I'm under a doctor's care, but anyone who is on it knows it's very addicting! I think like everybody else, it's no good if you take it orally. It's only effective other ways. I always run out of Dilaudid before my prescription is ready to refill and recently I bought some oxycontin 40 mg. to see if they could replace my 4 mg. Dilaudid. However, I did 1/2 of a 40 mg. and I felt nothing. An hour later I did my 4 mg. Dilaudid and really felt it. But they are very short lived, that's why for cronic pain they like to give these stupid time release pain pills. How many mg.'s does equal the same amount of dilaudid? I also would like to know if anyone has ever tapered off of Dilaudid?...
Updated 2 hours ago in Dilaudid.
   320  Subscribe to thread 192285
trying to identify a small white round pill that dissolves under tongue
I was told it was some sort of subutex. But I still haven't found out exactly what this pill is. It's a small white round pill. One side it has a line through it, almost dividing it in half. One the other side it has a mushroom like, T symbol. Some might even say it looks like a lamp. Please help! ## Hello, Jessie! How do you know it's a sublingual tablet? I've gone through all the available pictures and descriptions of Subutex/Suboxone and their generics, but didn't find anything that matches this description. Where was it found? Does anyone else recognize this tablet? ## Pill marked with a C on one side and a 30 marked on oppiste side its supposed to be generic hrdrocodone 30 mgs opiate pain med... Please help worst tooth ache pain... And cant afford another er vis...
Updated 2 hours ago in Subutex.
   3  Subscribe to thread 253996
ecosprin 150 mg tablet
Sir i took 17 ecosprin150 mg tablet yesterday night at 12.30.....my age 21 what will be the side effects...... ## Hello, Krishnaa! How are you doing? Please see your doctor as soon as possible and inform them of this. There is a chance that you're done some internal organ damage, which may not be evident to you, yet. This medication also increases the risk of bleeding, so you could be bleeding internally. Is there anything else I can help with? ## Dear Sir, last yr i had anepisode of perspiration, numbness in my limbs and acute breathlessness. I was preparing for some very imp career exam that time. Fot myself thoroughly checked with the heart plus other doc. All rest were clinically ok. Got my haulter test also done. Heart condition ok. Doc diagnosis it as anxiety. But since then a...
Updated 2 hours ago in Anxiety.
   2  Subscribe to thread 258859
Orange oblong shaped pill/tablet with letter 'B' on it
Please could someone help me identify this pill? Thanks ## Subutex
Updated 2 hours ago in Subutex.
   1  Subscribe to thread 199886
orange hexagon shaped pill stamped with N8
orange hexagon shaped pill stamped with N8 ## WHAT ARE THE SIDE EFFECTS TO THIS DRUG ## I found this pill orange hexagon shaped pill stamped with N8? What is this pill used for? ## I believe this pill is used for heroine addicts to help with withdrawals. ## what is the name of this hexagon shaped orange pill stamped with N8? ## The correct ID of this pill is Suboxone, which contains 8mgs of Buprenorphine and 2mgs of Naloxone. Suboxone is an opiate used to help treat drug addiction and in some instances, cases of severe pain when other options have been exhausted. You cannot get high from it, plus since it contains the Naloxone, it will prevent you from getting high off of other narcotics while you are under Suboxone treatment. The side effects are similar to other narcotics and can incl...
Updated 2 hours ago in Suboxone.
   12  Subscribe to thread 159447
Use of diane 35
How long it takes to start menstruating after taking diane 35 for 21 days?
Updated 2 hours ago.
   0 
Wearing off to quickly?
Hello. I suffer from several back/neck issues and I was prescribed 50 mcg fentanyl patches i have been wearing the patch for alittle over 24 hours and it seems like it is already wearing off...Is this possible? And if it is, what would be causing this?! I am starting to feel pain again and i don't want to just stick another patch on because I have heard they are very dangerous. Before these patches I was prescribed 15 mg oxycodone without acetaminophen but grew too much of a tolerance to them, plus they didn't really help the pain in the first place. After the doctor prescribed me the Fentanyl I filled the prescription and put one on...It wasen't until 12 hours after that I felt some relief and like i said before it is already wearing off it seems like and I have only had th...
Updated 2 hours ago in Fentanyl.
   3  Subscribe to thread 229972

Most Viewed Drugs in Jun 2014

View the Top 200 Drugs

  1. Misoprostol  271
  2. Oxycodone  3034
  3. Hydrocodone  1691
  4. Suboxone Buprenorphine  1165
  5. Percocet Acetaminophen + Oxycodone  1049
  6. Xanax Alprazolam  1408
  7. Tramadol  690
  8. Methadone  1333
  9. Cytotec Misoprostol  240
  10. OxyContin Oxycodone  932
  11. Viagra Sildenafil  226
  12. Acetaminophen  2021
  13. Morphine  1255
  14. Gabapentin  513
  15. Clonazepam  645
  16. Dilaudid Hydromorphone  449
  17. Adderall Amphetamine + Dextroamphetamine  515
  18. Alprazolam  620
  19. Methamphetamine  137
  20. Norco Acetaminophen + Hydrocodone  391

Most Viewed Categories

View All Drug Categories

  1. Nausea & Vomiting  1019
  2. Pain Relief  19159
  3. Vitamins & Supplements  1906
  4. Birth Control / Contraceptive  1393
  5. Blood Pressure  4518
  6. Antidepressant  3811
  7. Anxiety  5412
  8. Allergies, Cough & Cold  3300
  9. Men's Health  836
  10. Diet / Weight Loss  1475
  11. Anti-Inflammatory  2715
  12. Antibiotics  4684
  13. Sexual Health  204
  14. Anticonvulsant  1529
  15. Gastrointestinal  271
  16. Arthritis  1278
  17. Diabetes  1693
  18. Muscle Relaxer  1604
  19. Laxative  462
  20. Thyroid  752

Recent FDA Approvals

View the Full List

  • Jun 27 2014 Afrezza Insulin Human (MANNKIND CORP)
  • Jun 27 2014 Vazculep Phenylephrine Hydrochloride (ECLAT PHARMS LLC)
  • Jun 20 2014 Sivextro Tedizolid Phosphate (CUBIST PHARMS)
  • Jun 19 2014 Fallback Solo Levonorgestrel (LUPIN LTD)
  • Jun 6 2014 Jublia Efinaconazole (DOW PHARM)
  • Jun 6 2014 Bunavail Buprenorphine +naloxone (BIODELIVERY SCIENCES INC)  1
  • Jun 4 2014 Vogelxo Testosterone (UPSHER SMITH LABS)
  • May 30 2014 Omidria Ketorolac + Phenylephrine (OMEROS CORP)
  • May 28 2014 Natesto Testosterone (TRIMEL BIOPHARMA)
  • May 27 2014 Nikki Drospirenone + Ethinyl Estradiol (LUPIN LTD)  4
  • May 23 2014 Dalvance Dalbavancin Hydrochloride (DURATA THERAPEUTICS)
  • May 19 2014 Entyvio Vedolizumab (TAKEDA PHARMS USA)
  • May 15 2014 Izba Travoprost (ALCON LABS INC)
  • May 8 2014 Zontivity Vorapaxar Sulfate (MERCK SHARP DOHME)
  • May 5 2014 Epanova Omega 3 Carboxylic Acids (ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP)
  • Apr 30 2014 Incruse Ellipta Umeclidinium Bromide (GLAXO GRP ENGLAND)
  • Apr 29 2014 Zykadia Ceritinib (NOVARTIS PHARMS)
  • Apr 28 2014 Glydo Lidocaine Hydrochloride (SAGENT PHARMS)
  • Apr 28 2014 Purixan Mercaptopurine (NOVA LABORATORIES)
  • Apr 23 2014 Omtryg Omega-3 Fatty Acids (TRYGG PHARMA INC)

In the News...

View All Recent News