Pain Relief

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Pain Relief Overview

An analgesic or painkiller is any member of the group of drugs used to achieve analgesia, relief from pain. They are distinct from anesthetics, which temporarily affect, and in some instances eliminate, sensation. Analgesic choice is also determined by the type of pain: For neuropathic pain, traditional analgesics are less effective, and there is often benefit from classes of drugs that are not normally considered analgesics, such as tricyclic antidepressants and anticonvulsants.[1&am...

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Little round yellow pill with a single L on one side

really small creamy yellow, round the letter L on one side ## Confirming that this is Aspirin 81 mg (NDC 57896-0981 among others) Inactive Ingredients: - Ferrosoferric Oxide - Starch, Corn - D&C Yellow No. 10 - FD&C Yellow No. 6 - Hypromelloses - Methacrylic Acid - Cellulose, Microcrystalline - Polydextrose - Polyethylene Glycols - Propylene Glycol - Shellac - Silicon Dioxide - Dimethicone - Sodium Bicarbonate - Sodium Lauryl Sulfate - Talc - Titanium Dioxide - Triacetin - Triethyl Citrate Ref: DailyMed ## what is a small round pale yellow pill with the captial letter L on it? ## If it's about the size of an Aspirin tablet, one of the low dose ones, then there's a good chance that's what this is. There are several on the market that are yellow and use an L, though t...

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white round pill that says AN 627 on it

a white and round pill that says an 627 on the front and it is blank on the back ## This tablet contains 50mgs of Tramadol, the active ingredient in Ultram, it is an analgesic. Common side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, dizzines and dry mouth. Read more: Is there anything else I can help you with? ## I can take tramadol but not ultram. What is the two?

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OM 650 yellow pills

650 OM Yellow pills, what are these? ## I need help identifying a light yellow oval oill that has the number 650 on one side and om or wo on the other side. Thanks ## This yellow, capsule shaped tablet with O M on one side, and 650 on the other was manufactured by Teva Pharmeceuticals, and they list it as having contained 325mgs of Acetaminophen, and 37.5mgs of Tramadol, a generic for Ultracet, or Tramacet. It is used to treat moderate, to severe pain. NDC: 00172-6359 This tablet has been discontinued. The FDA warns that this medication carries the risk of being habit forming, and may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, headache, constipation, and dry mouth. Ref: Medline Plus Tramadol & Acetaminophen Is there anything I can help with?

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M E 16 round white pill, is it Morphine?

Round white pill split on one side and M E 16 on other/what mg? Is this morphine? ## A round, white tablet with an M over E16 on one side and a score line on the opposite side was manufactured by Mylan Pharmaceuticals, and they list it as having contained 5mgs of Enalipril, which is an ACE inhibitor that is most commonly used to treat high blood pressure, and certain cardiac conditions. NDC: 00378-1052 This tablet has been discontinued. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including: nausea, dizziness, headache, hypotension, heart palpitations, and increased urination. Ref: Medline Plus Enalapril Is there anything else I can help with?

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myprodol and Panado

Can I take Myprodol if I took 3 Panado tablets about 30 minutes ago? I have got the worst headache ever and the Panado hasn't helped at all. It feels like a rubber band is squeezing my head. Pain is centred from the base of my neck up and over to between my eyes. ## Both of these medications contain Acetaminophen/Paracetamol, which can be toxic, if taken in high dosages. According to current FDA reports, you shouldn't exceed over 1,000mgs every 8 hours, because such toxicity has the potential to cause severe liver damage, liver failure, and/or death. Ref: Medline Plus Acetaminophen Levels Symptoms of overdose may include nausea, vomiting, lowered heart rate, lowered blood pressure, stomach pain, trouble breathing, dizziness, and unconsciousness. If someone experiences such sympt...

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oxycodone 30mg a215 or a51. what is the difference???

what is the difference between the a 215 and the a51 30 milligram ## Hi Michael, The A 215 Oxycodone 30mg tablet is made by Actavis, and contains the following set of inactive ingredients: corn starch + FD & C Blue No. 2 + FD & C Blue No. 2 Aluminium Lake + lactose monohydrate + microcrystalline cellulose + silicon dioxide + stearic acid + glycolate The A 51 Oxycodone 30mg tablet is made by Amneal, and contains the following set of inactive ingredients: corn starch + lactose monohydrate + microcrystalline cellulose + sodium starch glycolate + stearic acid + D & C Yellow No. 10 + FD & C Blue No. 2. As you can see here, there aren't any major differences other than a few subtle changes in the list of binders/fillers. However, to my understanding, even a slight differen...

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Round white pill Dan 5381

Round, white pill with 5381 DAN on it, is this Percodan? ## This is not Percodan. It is Methocarbamol 500 mg which is a muscle relaxant. (NDC 0364-0346). ## That is correct, this tablet was manufactured by Watson Pharmaceuticals, and they listed it as containing 500mgs of Methocarbamol, which is a muscle relaxant that is most commonly used to treat the pain, and spasms associated with muscle strains, and sprains. NDC: 00364-0346 This tablet has been discontinued. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, and dry mouth. Ref: Medline Plus Methocarbamol Is there anything I can help with?

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is tramadol hcl 50mg classified as a narctic

What is the normal dose for tramadol hcl 50mg? I am taking utter prn tid for severe back pain. I have taken 75mg before I got relief. ## Tramadol became a Schedule IV August 18, 2014. Under Federal Law, a dr can write refills and can call it in. There are no restrictions on how often you must see your dr. But, your dr can have you come in as often as he wants and he doesn't have to give refills or call it in. ## The interesting thing about Tramadol is the fiasco of its creation. LOL Originally, the intent was to try to create a medication that would have the pain relieving properties of opiates, without having the addictive tendencies, and all the side effects, however, what they ended up with is a mild pain reliever that can still be habit forming, and is only a moderate level anal...

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Morphine? M 1451 white pill

White pill with an M inside box on one side, #'s 1451 on other, please help identifying. ## also, very chalky, almost falls apart, friend said it was 35mg chewable morphine ## This tablet is manufactured by Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals, and they list it as containing 20mgs of Methylphenidate, a generic for Ritalin, which is most commonly used to treat ADHD, and narcolepsy. NDC: 00406-1473 The FDA warns that this medication carries the risk of being habit forming, and may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, headache, irritability, insomnia, and anorexia. ref: DailyMed Methylphenidate Inactive ingredients may include: Hypromellose Magnesium Stearate Microcrystalline Cellulose, & Talc Is there anything I can help with?

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Temazepam and pain relief

Got prescribed 20mg temazepam for anxiety and sleep disorder. White round white tablet. Score one side 30 on other. Sorry bad eyesight but I'm sure it says 30. Anyways, I feel it takes away pain as well. Anyone else get this effect from temazepam? ## Restoril or Temazepam has diazepam in it as well as a hypnotic for sleeping. They're prescribed as sleeping pills.. if you're getting pain relief from it it’s probably because it has relaxed your body enough to get real rest and sleep.. I also take the same medication and I use it one a day at bedtime. I’m also prescribed diazepam which is Valium for my anxiety and two are very different in regards to sleeping. Yes diazepam can make you very sleepy because you’re so relaxed but it’s not a sleeping pill wh...

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