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Doctors Who Prescribe Pain Killers In Philadelphia
Hi, My current doctor has decided that it would be best to stop my monthly prescription for 30mg percocets. I have chronic back pain from skiing injuries and other sports related problems. I have never abused or taken more than was suggested. I never got "high" and was always able to work and interact with clients in a positive way. Now without the medication, the pain is becoming a distraction. Does anyone know a doctor who isn't scared to prescribe common pain killers. They are produced for a reason, but recent uptake in illegal abuse has made doctors uneasy with long term prescriptions? I live in the Philadelphia area (main line) but I am familiar with the greater Philadelphia metro area. Thank you and kind regards. ## I think you may be confusing medication names and if ...
Updated 11 minutes ago in Percocet.
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Coming off Lyrica
I am a 40 yr old who has been on lyrica for 4 years now. I was in a car accident and due to nerve damage along my spine was put on Lyrica after surgery. I have tried to come off of it before but after day 5 i felt like i was in hell I could not stand anything touching me not even clothes i felt like I was on fire so i caved in and starting taking it again I could not stand the pain any longer. I have memory loss, live in a fog, gained alot of weight, sleep walk. I can't think clear there are times I have speech issues like I can't say what I'm trying to and have to stop slow down and try again. Due to new health issues I have chose to come off lyrica because I can't tell where I am hurting and by all rights should be able to because of physical symptoms. My Dr. has told ...
Updated 29 minutes ago in Lyrica.
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Discontinuation of Deseril
I have been taking Methysergide (Deseril) for 14 years as a preventative for migraines. It is the ONLY drug which works for me and I am devastated by the news that it has been discontinued. I am keen to try to find a source for some even if it is only to get me over the next 8-9 months when I still have to have three weekly infusions of Herceptin for the treatment of breast cancer. Herceptin gives me more headaches as one of its side effects so I really need my Deserils! Can any one help or if not is anyone in the same boat? Maybe not the Herceptin bit! ## Hi Rufabug, Sorry to hear about the headaches you've been experiencing lately. While it is true that the manufacturer Novartis withdrew it from the U.S. market after taking over Sandoz, I'm not sure what the case might be rega...
Updated 50 minutes ago in Methysergide.
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Fruta Bio
It seems that the new replacement is fruta bio. Anyone tried it yet? ## I'm seeing this all over China import sites as well. One product listing states "The capsules and the effect are totally the same as Fruta Planta. The box, instructions, and the inner packages are different." It also states "No record by the FDA" (LOL) Some ingredients listed are: fruit lemon, pectin, balsam pear, radish, fruit, spirulina powder. What I am really curious about is whether or not the Fruta Bio contains Sibutramine, which is what got the Fruta Planta banned by the FDA in the first place. I have not tried it myself, but I am wondering the same thing, if anybody else has tried or compared it to its predecessor? My hunch at this point is S-C-A-M. ## I have been using it for about a mon...
Updated 52 minutes ago in Sibutramine.
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I have ten subs. I have been taking oxycontin for pain but want to try at home to w/d. I can't discuss this with my doctor as it will affect my insurance. This is a my case... Can someone on here tell me how to use my subs? I would appreciate any answers and no lectures. How many do I need to withdraw..Thanks so much ## you have to be off the oxycontin long enough to start feeling the withdrawals, THEN, and only then, you take the suboxone. I was on a boatload of hydro, and just 2mg calmed me down. make what you have last. start with 2mg,if that doesn't help, do another 2mg. just a little goes a long way ## Suboxone contains a powerful opiate Buprenoprhine, with the agonist Naloxone. So, it can also put opiate users into withdrawals if it is not used carefully. It shoul...
Updated 1 hour ago in Suboxone.
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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 1 hour ago in Suprep.
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sporasec capsules
The doctor gave me Sporasec capsules to take for an infection. and I need some details on it. whether its for a sexual transmitted disease or/& the purposes of Sporasec and side-effects of it. Enlight of all of this, I am also bleeding and need to know why? so I'm waiting until the capsules are finished then I will go to another gyne for a second opinion. What do you suggest? ## My wife has had a series of infections, mostly yeast, for some time. Just the other day her GYN prescribed SPORASEC to her, every 12hr/3 days, and without any consultation or test on my part, said that I as well needed to take this. I am exhibiting no symptoms whatsoever. Is this med commonly administered to men when their wife/sex partner has to take this drug....thank you ## Sporasec contains the activ...
Updated 1 hour ago.
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Double dose ??
Question: what would happen if you accidentally took two doses of Hydrochlorothiazide Losartan 100/2mg once a day in a 12 hour period of time? I thought I forgot to take it today! First time doing this and now know the key of having a SMTW... pill box!
Updated 1 hour ago in Losartan.
vitamin d2 1.25mg.(50000 Unit)When to take it?
do you take this drug at night or with meals? ## You should take vitamin d with some sort of fat- any meal is fine. But you should be aware that taking D2 is NOT the recommended form of Vitamin D. Please take a look at the page on Vitamin D3 to see why that is preferred. You may also be interested in taking a look at this page on Magnesium and Vitamin D to see why it's not the best idea to 'just' take large doses of Vitamin D without taking magnesium to prevent some of the adverse effects that can occur with large doses of Vitamin D. ## suspect Vit D2 overdose with 50,000 units prescribed ## I was very tired so my dr. took blood work and found out I was low on Vitamin D. He put me on 51,000 units and after a few weeks, a person who never ate is now eating NON-STOP, 24-7 and ...
Updated 1 hour ago in Vitamins & Supplements.
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chronic back pain doctors who help with treating spinal stenosis
I've been suffering with spinal stenosis for many years. Some mornings I can't even get out of bed. I live in Gorman Tx. Please if anyone knows of a doctor who would prescribe pain meds please let me know. Thank you so much. I'm so tired of hurting so bad all I do is sit and cry or stay in bed because its too difficult to get around. ## I suffer from spinal stenosis. I've dealt with this for many years, with no relief. I'm hoping one day to find a doctor who will help with pain meds. ## Hello, Blanche! How are you? If you require medications on a long-term ongoing basis to control chronic pain, due to the new regulations that were put in place last year, you'll need to see a pain management specialist. Do you currently have a PCP that you see regularly? If so, ha...
Updated 1 hour ago in Pain Relief.
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32mg exalgo
Is there anything that works better. My Doc and I are looking a Internal pain pump. Which would put the drug straight in my spinal cord and I would have to go in once a month to get a refill. I don't know which drug will be used probably morphine.
Updated 1 hour ago in Exalgo.
memo plus gold
pls send me the adverse effect of memo plus gold and exact time to drink memo plus gold.. thnx! ## Memo Plus Gold is a natural supplement said to help with memory enhancement. It contains the extract of Bacopa Monierra. That said, as a supplement, it is not proven to help with anything, nor are there any studies done on the possible side effects. The recommended dosing, according to their site, is to start at 2 capsules daily, one with breakfast and one with dinner for the first 3 months. Is there anything else I can help you with? ## wala po bang side effect ang memo plus gold? ty ## Memo Plus Gold has been proven in published clinical trials in India and Australia, that it can help improve or enhance short and long term memory, alleviate forgetfulness, improves concentration and learn...
Updated 1 hour ago in Lamictal.
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small round white pill with a line on one side
small round white tablet with line down the centre with a possible letter B in the middle ## What do you mean by possible letter B? Is it a B or is it hard to make out? there are several white pills with a B on them, mostly over the counter items, so I cannot guess what this is, without being certain of the imprint. Can you please double check? ## small white round pill with R on one side and a (- )line on the other
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dangers of mirtazapine
It seems to me that Mirtazapine is a potentially dangerous drug with little information known about it. My veterinarian prescribed this drug in small quantities for my cat as an appetite stimulant, so I began reading articles on the drug and its effects. Although it is supposed to be used as an antidepressant for humans, it has a wide reputation for causing suicidal tendencies in children and young adults. It causes weight gain (the side effect my vet was looking for in my cat's case). It also can cause feelings of depression, and wooziness. I spoke with a nurse who took it and she said the effects of sluggishness and dizziness lasted 2 to 3 days. It can also cause nausea and headaches. It seems to me that these side effects are anything but what a person who is already depressed sh...
Updated 2 hours ago in Mirtazapine.
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What is stronger TEVA Clonazepam green 833 or TEVA Clonazepam white 834 ????
Is the Clonazepam TEVA 833 brand (green), stronger than the Clonazepam TEVA 834 brand (white) ? Which one is stronger and what are there milligrams ? Please someone give me an answer!!!!!! ## The tablet with the TEVA 833 marking contains 1mg of Clonazepam and the tablet with the TEVA 834 marking contains 2mgs of Clonazepam. Is there anything else I can help with? ## Yeah, is there any difference if the green 833 is stronger or the white 834, or is there any difference? Oh yeah any recommondations on-line to purchase some cheap Klonopin without a perscription? I get green 833 TEVA off the street for 2 bucks each. ## Dude 2mg is stronger than 1 mg.. ## I currently take 2 doses of clonazaepam everyday for at least the 3 years,my question is at my dose is it stronger taking 1mg.or 2mg, I ta...
Updated 2 hours ago in Clonazepam.
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how long before testopel pellets start working?
Just had Testopel pellets inserted in my backside. forgot to ask doctor how long until they take effect. He's out of town. ## Your T level goes up right away with ANY T-therapy medication, such as Testopel, Androgel or Testim. Have tried them all over the past several years, and it is my experience that Testopel is far and away the best option. Why have to remember to use a sticky gel every single day when you can get Testopel that lasts not less than four or five months in my case and up to six months for others. It's actually less expensive, too! ## That answer is correct, they will start to work immediately and usually last between 4 to 6 months. Testopel is a Testosterone replacement therapy. Some side effects may include: erectile problems, hirsutism, headache and anxiety. ...
Updated 3 hours ago in Testopel.
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Effects of Long Term Amitriptyline Use on the Hear
After 20 years of taking amitriptyline for headaches I would like to find people who have had any heart related side effects after long term amitriptyline use. ## Very little is known about the long-term effects of most drugs for depression. The biggest problem reported currently is relapse, when the medication is discontinued. You can read more about antidepressants here: As to any cardiac effects, I am only finding warnings that problems may occur if it is used with some specific other medications. Does anyone else know anything about this? ## I have been on Elavil for 20 years and 100mg at bedtime and I don't recommend anyone taking it long term. I have heart palpatations every day which was determined from Dr. that it was hormonal, but I don't believe it. I tried to decrease...
Updated 3 hours ago in Amitriptyline.
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monticope kid
My son is having cold frequently. our doctor suggested to have one tablet of MONTICOPE - KID daily for 6 weeks ## Monticope contains Montelukast and Levocetirizine. These are both used to treat the symptoms of colds and allergies. Side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, dry mouth and headache. You can read more on them here: Is there anything else I can help you with? ## I'm having problem while going into the bed. My breath slows down to the extent that I've to make efforts to pull air to fill my lungs. But then due to lack of oxygen or blood my I sense a sudden attack of unconscious rising to wards the head as also pain in cervical region. I' m a case of diastolic dysfunction wiht bp. 140/90 sugar just normal, cervical & lumbo- sacral spond aged 63.5 years. As of...
Updated 3 hours ago in Montelukast.
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Looks. Like a Xanax 2 mg
Shaped like a Xanax 2 mg long white plain on one side and the other side has 4 blocks the 2 middle blocks have 1 in each of them ## Without an Identification # it could be anything? ## Hello, Barbs! How are you? Yes, these tablets with the 11 on them are listed as containing 2mgs of Alprazolam, the active ingredient in Xanax, they are manufactured by Sun Pharmaceuticals. This is a benzodiazepine that has the potential to be habit forming and could cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, headache and irritability. Learn more Xanax details here. Is there anything else I can help with? ## Is there a suplament that looks just like xanax
Updated 3 hours ago in Xanax.
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I am 45 years old having family history of hypertension. That's why my doctor advised to take telma 20 as 1-0-0 on daily basis. My BP is quite normal 120/80 whether I take the medicine or not. Only on account of family history I have been advised to take the tablet for life time as mentioned above. Is there any side effects?
Updated 3 hours ago in Blood Pressure.

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