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Anti-Inflammatory Overview

Anti-inflammatory (or antiinflammatory) is the property of a substance or treatment that reduces inflammation or swelling. Anti-inflammatory drugs make up about half of analgesics, remedying pain by reducing inflammation as opposed to opioids, which affect the central nervous system to block pain signaling to the brain. Contents 1 Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs 1.1 Side effects 1.2 Antileukotrienes 1.3 Immune selective anti-inflammatory derivatives (ImSAIDs) 2 Bioactive compounds...

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optic nerve inflamation

My doctor has prescribed prednisone 10mg 4 times a day I just started taking it a few days ago my optic nerve is inflammed causing my vision in my right eye to be blurred and foggy.i seen a nuero opthsmologist at university of michigan medical center and he dida ton of tests he knew what was wrong but could not find what was causing i guess what i want to know is has anyone had this condition and has prednisone worked? ## I was prescribed this medication (50mg) 1pill a day for 3 days and after 8 days I find my vision becoming blury once in a while and the depression such as mood swings have been increasing. I never take or took any medication prior to this and I will never do it again. I knew nothing about prednisone and would not recommend it for anyone. ## DO NOT take prednisone. When...

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reumisone what is it?

Yellow and white capsules. contains Dexametasona 375 mg Monofenilbutazona 200 mg Hidroxido Aluminio 60 mg ## Dexamethasone is a cortico steroid that is used to treat swelling and pain. Phenylbutazone is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory used to treat the same things. The Aluminum Hydroxide is used to help reduce the acid produce by the stomach, which basically helps prevent stomach damage in this medication from the NSAID. This medication is basically used to help treat the pain associated with arthritis. Do you have any other questions? ## reumisone ## I want to know what is good for me. I got up at the midle night and leaved outside. from that now i have a very strong pain in one side of my face including teth and my eyes. Please help me. Thanks ## Does reumisone damage to liver as wel...

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aceclofenac (aflamil) in Canada

Is aceclofenac (aflamil) available by prescription in Canada? ## Hello there , I need my Aflamil 100 mg oral pill for my knee pain. thank you. SEVKET ## Yes, as far as I know it is available in Canada, one of the brand names for it is Biofenac. This medication may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, headache, stomach irritation, and increased risk of bleeding. Is there anything else I can help with?

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what is Auroflam-MX used for

I'm having pain from a recent excess in physical exertion. Flamar was recommended but the pharmacist gave us Auroflam. Is it a substitute for Flamar? ## Hello, Sorry to hear about your challenges with pain. Do you feel like the Auroflam has been helping at all? Based on my research, Auroflam-MX and Flamar are both listed as containing the active ingredient Diclofenac. So it seems as though they are one in the same medication. If you need any form of verification, Auroflam-MX is manufactured by Aurochem Pharmaceuticals Ltd., based in India. You can always contact them for a comparison of "inactive" ingredients, if you feel the need. You can also learn more about this drug on the page for Diclofenac Details I hope this info helps! ## Flamar MX is effective every time and is re...

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vari hydrocortisone what is it used for is it for the virgin

My vergina is itchy and I was given vari- hydrocortisone at the clinic ## My vagina is itching. Can I use Vari-Hydrocirtisone ## You should use it, if your doctor has instructed you to do so. Hydrocortisone is a corticosteroid that is often used topically to alleviate itching. It may cause topical side effects, such as burning, redness, and skin flaking. Norina, have you visited a doctor? This may not help, if your itching is due to some other condition. ## Please help my virgin is itchy, with red lips. I went to clinic i was givin the viginal pill, nd other 6 tablet to be taken [email protected] and [email protected] ....Ive started my treatment bt still it hasnt stop itching and the virginal pill it looks like it coming out as it is, and as it coming out it makes my virgin more worst . Is it pissible f...

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Decilone forte side effects

Everytime i take decilone i gain weight; and i love it coz i love to eat and i have a good appetite..but my concern is whether there will be any side effects in the future? Please give me details of these side effects..tnx ## I'd like to gain weight and my friends told me to take decilone forte. Is it ok? If I also take it together w/ a multi-vitamin will it help me gain weight faster? Thanks. ## Decilone contains the steroid Dexamethasone. It is an anti-inflammatory and immunosuppressant, so using it just to gain weight is NOT a good idea, it can compromise your immune system and cause serious complications. ## side effects of decilone forte ## "If dexamethasone is given orally or by injection (parenteral) over a period of more than a few days, side-effects common to systemic g...

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orange pill 50 92

peach pill with v on one side and 50 92 on the other ## Is that the complete imprint from the tablet? ## A round orangeis\peach pill with a V on one side and 50\92 on the other side with a line threw it ## A fat round peachis\orangishe pill with a v on one side and 50\92 on the othe side.. What is that? ## Located a match to a round pinkish/peach-ish pill with V 50 92 on it, it's Prednisone 20 mg. Prednisone can be used in autoimmune diseases, inflammatory diseases (such as severe asthma, severe allergies, juvenile dermatomyositis, angioedema episodes, severe urushiol-induced contact dermatitis, systemic lupus erythematosus, ulcerative colitis, rheumatoid arthritis, Still's disease, Bell's palsy, Crohn's disease, pemphigus and sarcoidosis), uveitis, various kidney diseas...

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Sublingual nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs

I've had a gastric bypass 10 years ago and still have not taken an NSAID orally. Presently, I'm having trouble with arthritic knees and have tried ice treatments, elevation, tylenol, turmeric, prescription creams and need something stronger. Can I take a NSAID under my tongue? ## I can't take anti-inflammatories due to stomach issues and was wondering if there are sublingual forms of anti-inflammatories anyone has taken? I had a knee replacement 11 months ago. ## There is a nasal spray of Ketorolac that is available, but it would require a prescription from your doctor. Alternatively, there are sublingual and liquid forms of Ibuprofen available in children's doses. Typical side effects may include nausea, dizziness, headache, and stomach irritation. Technically, you coul...

Updated in Ketorolac
Aceclofenac for type 2 diabetic patients

Is Aceclorite Plus (Aceclofenac and Paracetamol combo) safe to use for infected teeth? I have half broken teeth inside my gum. Please suggest any safe pain killer for a type 2 diabetic. Thank you. ## Salsalate can be safe for diabetes.It is recommended to consult a dentist in case of broken tooth as in some cases half broken pulp can progress to infection to the root and gums ## Aceclorite Plus is listed as containing Aceclofenac and Paracetamol, it is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory that's used to treat pain, fever, and swelling. Its typical side effects may include nausea, dizziness, headache, and stomach irritation. Whether or not you can safely take it depends on your overall medical condition, and other medications you may be taking. Have you consulted a doctor? As Lily stated...

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light grey oval r599

light grey oval r599 ## I need to know what this pill is. It has one letter and 3 numbers. R599. Thank you VERY much :) ## This is a 400mg Lodine. It is a non-narcotic anti-inflammatory drug used for pain. It it like a prescription strength Aleve, IBProphen, Naproxen, etc. It is most commonly prescribed to patients with osteoarthritis, bone spurs, and people who have had orthopedic surgery. i.e. Back surgery, hip replacements, knee replacements, or any broken bones that have to be pinned and/or plated. It is an NSAID pain reliever, but again a non-narcotic anti-inflammatory drug. The grey coating is a time release coating, so therefore the pill should not be cut or crushed. ## That is correct, the active ingredient is 400mgs of Etodolac, it is a generic for Lodine. NDC: 00228-2599 It i...

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