How Long Does Medications Take To Get Out Of Your System (Page 4)

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 Anti-Inflammatory
Anti-inflammatory refers to the property of a substance or treatment that reduces inflammation. Anti-inflammatory drugs make up about half of analgesics, remedying pain by reducing inflammation as opposed to opioids, which affect the central nervous system. Contents 1 Medications 1.1 Steroids 1.2 Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs 1.3 Immune Selective Anti-Inflammatory Derivatives (ImSAIDs) 2 Long term effects 3 Ice treatment 4 Health supplements 5 Anti-inflammatory foods 6 Refe...
Pradaxa to xarelto
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I am taking pradaxa and want to change to a one dose a day drug. I have afib and want to make sure it is safe. I have only been on pradaxa for about 4-5 months. ## Hi Don, Generally, determining the safety of a drug is something your doctor should do based on your medical records and other personal health factors. But as far as any interactions go, I would suggest waiting till the Pradaxa is out of your system before starting up with Xarelto. Reason being is that there are potentially unsafe interactions between these two drugs. Quoted below are the precautions you should be aware of: "Talk to your doctor before using Pradaxa (dabigatran) together with Xarelto (rivaroxaban). Combining these medications can increase the risk of serious or life-threatening bleeding complications. If t... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Xarelto.
Fri, Apr 25 '14, 7:31 PM
pantoprazole rash
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Make it go away. The rash on my hands is beyond belief since I was prescribed Pantoprazole. I am using fresh aloe and it only provides temporary relief. I just want the rash to go away. I have a weak auto-immune system and it looks like I cannot fight this one off. ## Hello, Marsha! How are you? It isn't normal for a rash from a systemic medication to be isolated to just a certain area of the body, such as your hands. Have you been exposed to anything else new? IS the rash itchy or just a red noticeable rash? Have you consulted your doctor? Are you on any other medications? ...
Updated 1 year ago in Pantoprazole.
Thu, Sep 11 '14, 4:42 PM
I Recently Went To A Pharmacy Fill Scrip For Norco And The Pharmacist Called Different Across Street Shared Information About
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I Recently Went To A Pharmacy to Fill a Scrip For Norco And The Pharmacist Called a Different pharmacy Across the Street and Shared Information About the meds I had filled recently. it was a different pharmacy chain but it is a small town in pa is this legal? ## What was the purpose of his call? That's really what it all boils down to. If you were also getting medications filled at the other pharmacy and he valid reason to check on what you had prescribed previously, then no it isn't illegal. Most pharmacies use computer systems that do this very same thing, but some of the smaller ones don't have access to the large databases. If he had reason to believe that you may not have been up front with him about everything you are taking, or you said you didn't remember and had... ...
Updated 1 month ago in Norco.
Sat, Dec 26 '15, 1:00 AM
 Mercaptopurine, 6-MP
Mercaptopurine (also called 6-mercaptopurine, 6-MP or its brand name Purinethol[1]) is an immunosuppressive medication. It is used to treat acute lymphocytic leukemia, Crohn's disease, and ulcerative colitis.[2] It is a thiopurine.[3] It is on the WHO Model List of Essential Medicines, the most important medications needed in a basic health system.[4] Contents 1 Medical uses 2 Side effects 2.1 Precautions 3 Drug interactions 4 Mechanisms of action 4.1 Pharmacogenetics 5 See also ...
Abilify Tapering Off
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My son safely tapered off Abilify. His last dose was Saturday July 4th. Curious how long the drug remains in his system. And, once it's completely gone from his blood stream, will there be any withdrawal symptoms I need to watch for? He is non verbal, profoundly disabled, otherwise I would ask him if he is feeling any withdrawals. Thanks! ## By now the drug is certainly out of his system, as I know this reply is late from when you last posted. But regarding your concerns on withdrawal symptoms I would try to watch specifically for any signs of depression, irritability, and other mood-related changes of that nature. Tapering the dose down as he did, should've lessened the possibility of any severe withdrawal symptoms. However, because everyone responds to these medications differ... ...
Updated 3 years ago in Abilify.
Thu, Jan 31 '13, 4:24 PM
Cipro and Diclofenac
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Can you take Diclofenac Sod when taking Cipro ## Actually, these two medications aren't generally prescribed together, due to the fact that combining them increases the risk of stimulation of the central nervous system and seizures. On the Ciprofloxacin Details page under Interactions it says "They may also interact with the GABA A receptor and cause neurological symptoms; this effect is augmented by certain nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs." Have they both been prescribed for you? ## yes ive been prescribed the two drugs ...
Updated 4 months ago in Cipro.
Sun, Sep 20 '15, 1:46 PM
Bistolic and diarrhea
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Been taking Bystolic for three weeks, very good BP results; however diarrhea has been a problem. Has anyone else had this issue and will it go away when my body adjusts to the new med. Thanks ## Bystolic contains the active ingredient Nebivolol, which is a beta blocker that is most commonly used to treat high blood pressure. These medications can cause diarrhea, however, if it continues after 4 to 6 weeks, you should contact your doctor, as you may need to try a different medication. Has it improved, any? ## Yes, much better. ## Hey Jackie, How long did it take for your system to adjust and the diarrhea to stop? ...
Updated 3 years ago in Bystolic.
Fri, Oct 05 '12, 6:38 AM
bisphosphonates aclasta for paget's bone disease, fms
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After taking strong oral doses of fosomax for pagetic shin bone, I developed fibromyalgia and am hesitant to have an aclasta infusion of a similar bisphosphonate to fosomax injected, which would last 2 years in my system. This treatment may possibly prevent further progress of paget's bone disease in my shin but I am hesitant to have this procedure as I think I am allergic to it and may make myself even more ill. ## Hello, Susannah? How are you? Have you been officially diagnosed with fibromyalgia? The reason I ask is because some of the side effects of these medications can be very similar to it. As reported by the FDA, people have experience joint/muscle aches, headaches, abdominal pain, dizziness, vertigo and alopecia. What makes you think you're allergic to it? Symptoms of a... ...
Updated 16 days ago in Fosamax.
Wed, Jan 27 '16, 3:15 PM
etoshine 90 side effect
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I have pain in throat with low voice from fifteen days.Doctor has prescribed etoshine 90 but I have develop vomiting and diarrohoea.should I stop taking etoshine 90.is it the side effect of this drug.please advice. ## Hello, Kancha! How are you? Sorry that you've been ill. Etoshine contains the active ingredient Etoricoxib, which is a COX-2 selective inhibitor that's most commonly used to treat pain and inflammation. Learn more Etoshine details here. This class of medications can be pretty rough on the GI system, so your symptoms are pretty common. Have you consulted your doctor about the problems? ...
Updated 2 years ago in Etoshine.
Mon, Oct 28 '13, 3:08 PM
Taking Baclofen Xanax Xr
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Can you take Baclofen & XanaX XR together? ## They can be taken together, but it must be done with caution and the dosages should be carefully evaluated, because both of these medications can cause depression of the central nervous system, which can be made worse by combining the two. Thus, you should know to watch for signs of a problem, which may include dizziness, severe drowsiness or sedation and shallow breathing. Learn more Baclofen and Xanax details here. Has your doctor instructed you to take them both? ...
Updated 3 years ago in Baclofen.
Thu, Jun 14 '12, 11:15 AM
Problem Of Overdreaming
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Mind is over-active during day/night during sleep. In night there are at least 3/4 interuptions. I am 68 years old.My mind does not rest. For the last 35 years or so I am getting dreams continuosly during sleep. Ihave tried all systems of medicines but with no results. What should I do? ## Please MEDITATE whenever you get time. Recite OM or name of any god before you sleep. You may get in touch with me. I will pray for you.Thanks. ## Have you tried keeping a food diary? Many times extreme dreaming is associated with how hard your body is working, while you are trying to sleep. For several weeks, you should keep a diary of everything you eat and drink within 4 to 5 hours of going to bed, including any medications you take. This could help you and your doctor discover a pattern of what mi... ...
Updated 3 years ago.
Sun, Mar 04 '12, 1:34 PM
dialysis to morphine 15 er
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Why would my Dr switch me gem 8 d a day to 15 morphine 2x a day? Does is build up in your system to equal 8 mg of d? ## Hello, Casey! How are you? What are you referring to as D? I'm sorry, but there are several medications that D could signify. Can you please post back and clarify? Thanks! ## Dilaudid..sorry.....thanks for any help :) ...
Updated 1 year ago in Morphine.
Fri, May 16 '14, 3:11 PM
Took Xarelto when I had TKR
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I stopped taking xarelto after 1 month post TKR. After 3 months, I still get dark, even raised , scarey-looking bruises if I bump my arms, especially. Don't seem to be lessening. Will this go away? Why is it still in my system? ## Hello, Mary Jane! How are you? I'm sorry about the problem that you're having. No, this medication should not still be affecting you after 3 months. Are you on any other medications? Do your take any supplements? What has your doctor advised? ...
Updated 1 year ago in Xarelto.
Fri, Sep 12 '14, 4:04 PM
allergies to amoxicillin
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I am allergic to amoxicillin, and my doctor gave me augmentin. I did not know this antibiotic contained amoxicillin (and I am guessing he overlooked it), and it almost killed me. If you get this, make sure you are not allergic to any of the cillin drugs~ ## Yes, Augmenting contains Amoxicillin with Clavulanic Acid and should not be used if you are allergic to any of the ingredients. The safest thing to do is to make sure that your pharmacy records your allergy in their computer system, that way all medications will be checked against this information and if they find something that isn't safe for you to take, they will not give you the prescription and will contact your doctor for an alternative. I am sorry to hear you had such a problem, but in the future, make sure that you do wha... ...
Updated 4 years ago in Augmentin.
Wed, Mar 30 '11, 2:02 PM
Baclofen allergic removed
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How long will it take baclofen to leave my system after taking 10 mg 2x daily for 10 days? I had an allergic reaction. ## Hello, Sue! How are you? What type of reaction did you have? What were the symptoms? As listed by the FDA, allergic reactions to medications usually include symptoms, such as hives, rash, itching, swelling and trouble breathing. That said, it may take a week or so, for such a reaction to fully clear up. ...
Updated 7 months ago in Baclofen.
Fri, Jun 19 '15, 1:14 PM
5mg of zanax with 10mg methadone
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I took a 10mg Methadone at 8:00 AM and nothing since, is it safe to take a .5 mg of zanax now? ## Hello, Jinny! How are you? If they've both been prescribed for you by doctors who are aware that you're taking both medications. Otherwise, combining them isn't safe, especially if your body is not tolerant to such medications. Both of them can cause sedation and depression of the central nervous system, so you may inadvertently overdose. These effects can cause symptoms such as extreme drowsiness, dizziness and shallow breathing, which has the potential to be fatal. These medications also carry the risk of being habit forming. Is there anything else I can help with? ...
Updated 1 year ago in Methadone.
Fri, Oct 17 '14, 2:33 PM
need xanax doctor in minneapolis
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I have severe anxiety and I have no insurance and need to find a doctor that can prescribe Xanax or klonopin ## Then you would have to pay in Cash. This forum assumes you have the money to get the items you need. ## Then you would have to pay in Cash. ## This website really doesn't assume anything about anyone. As to the fact that you have no insurance, that is actually likely to create a problem, when looking for medications such as this, since they are known to be habit forming and commonly abused. Not having insurance and paying cash means the person may be risky, because it is much easier for them to doctor and pharmacy hop to try to game the system and get more medications than they should. Do you currently have a GP that you see regularly? They may be able to refer you to some... ...
Updated 1 month ago in Xanax.
Mon, Jan 04 '16, 4:21 PM
Break down of Medication in My Body
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Recently was accused by my pain doc of using morphine and hydromorphone. I am prescribed oxycontin, oxycodone plus fioricet with codeine by my neurologist for migraines. I am not sure but was told by my pharmacist that codeine breaks down as morphine and hydromorphone in the body. I do not cheat on my medications. He also did not see the drugs he prescribes in my system which are the oxycontin and oxycodone. My only answer was I assume I had a bad migraine and had taken the fioricet/codeine. I can't take the other meds when I have a migraine due to nausea. I would really like a coposetic answer because I do not take morphine or hydromorphone. I am tired of being accused of something I haven't done. I feel if I have an answer to the break down of the codeine it would be so helpful. ...
Updated 2 years ago in Morphine.
Mon, Sep 02 '13, 9:07 AM
Tapentadol Dose Compared To Suboxone
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I am coming off of 4 years of suboxone and have not been sucessful in stopping...so im hearing it is easier to withdraw from pain pills...experienced that myself years back..i would like to know the comparable dose of 2mg suboxone to a 100mg Tapentadol...thanks ## Hi Michele, Just to clarify, are you hoping to use the Tapentadol to help with withdrawal from Suboxone? Or are you wanting to switch medications? Either way, this could have negative effects since using Suboxone (buprenorphine) together with tapentadol may increase side effects such as dizziness, drowsiness, and difficulty concentrating. I wouldn't recommend starting the Tapentadol with the Suboxone still in your system. In regards to detoxing from the Suboxone, usually for drugs like this the safest way to stop taking th... ...
Updated 2 years ago in Tapentadol.
Thu, Mar 28 '13, 4:10 AM


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