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red pill with only 51 imprint 10 REPLIES
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identifying a fat round pill

This looks like a fat round Advil colored pill. But looking at it more it has some type of like plastic that peals off with we are thinking this is not a pill or vitamin. My mom cut it in half and it had bright yellow in it. I'm worried since my stepfather thought they were Advil & I have problems with pain. He and I just thought they were generic Advil. I've taken one dose of 4 & another of 5 & did notice some upper stomach pain that went away. If anything changes I'll go to the hospital. ## Where did they come from? Are the in any type of packaging that identifies them? The 'plastic' that peeled off may have just been an enteric coating that if often applied to tablets to help make swallowing them easier, and to prevent them starting to dissolve while i...

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Yellow Pill APO 500

How long does it take to work and can you take Advil with it? ## Before I can answer this, I need to know if the APO and 500 are on the same side of the tablet or opposites? Also what country is it from? ## Do any other letters appear on the inscription or opposite side of the pill such as MET, CIP, GAB ?? If NOT ... I have searched around and so far the closest pill which I have found to resemble your description is: " Each yellow, capsule-shaped, biconvex tablet, scored and identified 'APO 500' on one side, contains naproxen 500 mg " [1] So my best guess at this point is that it is called Apo-naproxen from Canada, containing, of course, Naproxen 500 mg as stated above. If that sounds like what you have then you should NOT take Advil with it, as Advil (Ibuprofen) is ano...

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coming off of suboxen after 5 years

I have been diagnosed with fibromyalgia and started using pain killers for years to cope with working and then was prescribed suboxen 24mg that's 8mg 3 times a day for about 5 years. From my experience suboxen is very strong for pain and stores in your bones and fat so it takes a whole month for it to completely come out of your body. SO INSTEAD OF THE SLOW PAINFULL POCESS OF TAPERING OFF OF THE SUBOXEN I find it easier to replace it with pain killers/opiates for about a month and then use the suboxen for a few days! The levels will drop and the suboxen will come out of your system with out the with drawls. If your experiencing with drawls from suboxen you may want to try marijuana to sleep and help with the pain, eating and anxiety. Also staying hydrated (water), taking vitamins, a...

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red pill with only 51 imprint

I found an oblong pill with the imprint 51 on it. It's kind of like the marroonish color of an advil..I have done a Google search and can't seem to find any info. If anyone knows what this pill could be please let me know. Thank you. ## I've had several people ask about this tablet and I still can't find anything definitive on it. Thus, I am wondering if it may be something that is available over the counter, such medications are usually not listed in the FDA or NIH databases. The closest I've been able to find, so far, has P 51 on it and is a red gel cap that contains Decussate, which is used as a laxative and stool softener. It's typical side effects may include nausea, dizziness, bloating, abdominal cramping and diarrhea. Does anyone else recognize this pill? ...

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V One Side Yellow Pill 3601 Compared To M367 Both At 10 325 In Strength

I was normally given the yellow v 3601-10/325pill & at CVS yesterday they gave me a white oblong pill with # M367 on the front also 10/325 in strength . The white oblong does not work for me as well as the yellow v pill. Why not ? I've been thru this with CVS before & even changed CVS locations just to get the yellow v pill. Now that CVS is giving me the white oblong M367. What can I do about it??? They say yellow pill will be out of stock til later. It's sooo frustrating! ## There can be slight fluctuations in the amount of the active ingredients from one generic to another. For most people the changes are insignificant and have no effect, but you may be sensitive to them. In most cases, if you wait a couple of weeks, your body will adjust to the new ones. Learn more No...

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How long after taking an advil can i take methylprednisolone?

I took an advil for a headache at 2pm and ate dinner but I am not sure if I should take the methylprednisolone (6 pills) or wait 24 hours for the advil to leave my system? ## They are not in the same medication class, but what has your prescriber advised? Have you been told not to combine them? In many cases, they are taken together, since the Methylprednisolone may cause headaches as a side effect, according to FDA reports. Other side effects may include nausea, dizziness, acne, mood changes, and weight changes. It would be best to follow your doctor's instructions. Is there something else I could help with?

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amox tr k clv 875 125mg and Advil Cold & Sinus medication together?

I am on my first day of amox tr k clv 875-125 mg for a ten day course to treat a cold. The runny nose and coughing is making it hard to sleep and get the needed rest. Can I take Advil Cold and Sinus medication while taking Amox Tr K CLV 875-125 mg? Thanks. ## Hello, Jay! How are you feeling? Sorry that you're sick. However, this is an antibiotic and will do nothing to treat a cold. Antibiotics are only effective against bacteria and a cold is caused by a virus. And actually, taking it when it is not appropriate and needed could cause you to develop antibiotic resistant bacteria. Did your doctor prescribe it? And no, the antibiotic shouldn't be taken with the Ibuprofen in the Advil Cold & Sinus, because they can both increase the available levels of the other in your body, wh...

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Throat Infection And Fever Body Pain

FOR TWO DAYS THROAT INFECTION AND FEVER BODY PAIN ## Have you seen a doctor for this? There are several things that can cause such problems and if it is an infection, you will more than likely require an antibiotic, which can only be prescribed by a doctor. Such symptoms could be cause by the flu virus, in which case, it is not an infection and, while you can treat the symptoms, it just has to run its course. ## suffering from throat pain, body pain ## Lots of possibilities. Ask yourself these questions: Have you been around anyone with similar symptoms within 3-7 days; are you immunocompromised due to any medications and/or illness; have you or are you willing to they otc remedies such as Nyquil, dayquil, Advil cold and sinus, etc; are you prone to allergies (the time for pollen and ot...

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Tooth ache and apo amoxi clav

I have severe tooth pain for which Advil only works for about an hour. The pain started suddenly, How long will it take amox clav 625 mgs to work? ## Hello, Jerseygirl! How are you? This is an antibiotic, not a pain reliever and it will take about 3 days for it to start working to eradicate the bacteria, though you shouldn't experience any worsening after the first 24 hours. Side effects may include nausea, dizziness, non-allergic skin rash and diarrhea. Is there anything else I can help with? ## Can I take Advil after taking Apo-Amoxi,Clavulanic. I have bad toothaches.

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can I give advil pm to my 11 year old?

I would like to give my 11 year old daughter an Advil PM 200 mg so she can sleep. ## Can I give my 10 year old a Advil pm cause her head been hurting since like 2 ## In young children, it is best not to give them any medication, without their pediatrician's approval. Are either of your children on any other medications? The FDA lists the side effects of this one as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, increased risk of bleeding, and stomach irritation. Tee, the PM formulation will cause her to sleep, so it might not be the best choice. She may better of just taking Tylenol, or Advil, if her doctor approves. Lizzie what is the dosage of the other ingredient?

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looks like advil but round and has a 1-2 on it

looks like advil in color and is round and has a 1/2 imprinted on it ## do you know what it is? i found one in my brother's room and don't know if i should worry. ## It's Ibuprofen, 200 MG Hence the I for Ibuprofen, and the 2 for 200 ## Walter is correct, this company uses the same imprint on several different shapes, and colors of the same medication, which is 200mgs of Ibuprofen. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, stomach irritation, and increased risk of bleeding. Is there anything else I can help with?

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small round cream colored pill with C 75 on one side

The pill is round, biconvex, cream colored, with C 75 on one side, no score line. Found it in a medication bottle, among the Advil pills. ## There is a tablet that matches this description that is manufactured by Daiichi Sankyo Inc, which they list as containing 5mgs of Amlodipine, and 40mgs of Olmesartan, it is available under the trade name Azor. It is most commonly used to high blood pressure and certain cardiac conditions. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, increased urination, and hypotension. Was it a prescription strength of Advil, or an over the counter bottle?

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Is There Any Solution To Get Permanent Relief From Itching

Actually, I've been facing this problem for 1 month. I've also tried advil but it works for a very short period of time while i want to get permanent relief from itching. Kindly suggest a drug or medicine name as soon as possible. Waiting for your answer.... ## I have been taking Contrave for 3 weeks but stopped last night because I started itching so bad in my palms & elbows. I'm keeping frozen wet clothes on them and taking Benadryl but it only helps for a little while. What has anyone found to help with itching? I need help. Thank you.

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Finding A Dr In Ne Ohio Near Wayne Co That Will Prescribe Pain Meds For Legitimate Reasons

I had back surgery and now have scar tissue wrapped around my S1 nerve root and need a compassionate Dr who will prescribe pain meds for my moderate to severe pain. I live in Orrville Ohio. ## @Robert, I may not have a personal doctor I can refer you to, but I can provide you with a couple links that may be of service to you in so far as locating pain management doctors within your general area. Just input your city or zip code for narrowed results: {link removed because site no longer exists} I'd consider calling up a number of them to see if they are accepting new patients. To get a real vibe for the doctor you may even want to follow up with a visit in person. As long as you are upfront and honest with the doctor and approach him/h...

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knee joint pain meds

I was in an an auto accident 2 yrs ago and both knees made impact with dash. At first not much pain but now pain is chronic because of loss of cartlidge.Should I be taking something to help rebuild the cartlidge? And as the pain goes after working all day it's so bad I dont sleep at night and have tried Alieve, Advil, etc. but it wont help. Any advice? ## Unfortunately nothing rebuilds cartilage that the regular person can afford. Stem cell therapy is being experimented with. I used hyaluronic acid shots in my knee for years before I got it replaced. It is awesome. Don't use cortisone shots. Cortisone shots tend to deteriorate the remainder of the joint space. Orthovisc is a series of 3 inj's. Expensive but what a relief!!! ## Hello Fisherguy I am in the same situation no ca...

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Acid Reflux Drugs

I have been taking Tecta for a year or so ! I just visited the health canada site and they advise that this drug should not be prescribed for longer then 6 to 8 weeks? Why was I not advised of that from my doctor..Lately I have been experiencing heart palpitations. I remember being on a drug prepulsit and having the same symptoms and then finding out that this drug was linked to heart problems ..I am determined to find another solution to my acid problem does anybody have any solutions besides drugs ??? Thanks, ## HI, Aurele! How are you? Yes, these medications are only intended for short term use. Studies have shown that long term use can cause an increased risk of hip fractures. As to solutions that don't involve drugs, it really depends what you were taking it to treat. I can be ...

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blue pill AZ 267

I found a pill in my kid's room. It is blue with AZ 267 on it. What is it? ## Is there any other inscription on the pill? Shape? Any more information will help me better in assisting you find the right pill. ## The pill described is generic brand of, I THINK it is ADVIL PM but cheaper. dont panic its a schedule 5, over the counter night sleep medication. I FACT I took my dose 25 minutes ago, yet I no long suffer from doctor insomia meds and have the ugly side effect like such as not remembering while under effect, hallucinations, ect. recieved from prescribed sleep medication. But now I can because OTC is safer, in turn allowing me to properly think and write incohart in this messages, and get tired. ## It is a generic for of Tylenol PM. Non-Narcotic, nothing to be worried about. ##...

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advil for headache with xarelto

I've had a migraine for almost 2 days. Past issues with these headaches are typically only resolved by taking ibuprofen. Problem is I am taking xarelto and I was told to only take Tylenol if I need pain relief. I have been taking Tylenol and it is not helping one bit. I thought my doctor said "occasionally" no more than 600mg of Advil would be okay, but I can't seem to reach anyone on the weekend. Please help! ## Hi Kyle, According to The University of Maryland Medical Center drug interaction tool, there is a high interaction potential between Advil and Xarelto. They go on to note that using an anticoagulant with a NSAID is generally not recommended, but because it may be needed in certain cases, you and your doctor should work together to find an appropriate dosing regi...

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Oval pill bright orange #276 - what is it?

trying to identify the above medication -- was found in generic (advil) cold & sinus bottle. Canada ## This is cold and sinus pill, with ibuprofen, pseudoohedrine hydrochloride, and chlorpheniramine maleate. For effective relief of the symptoms of colds and sinusitis, including sinus pain, nasal congestion, headache, fever, body aches and pains, runny nose and sneezing.

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Eye problems / tropical

I constantly end up with a tropical viral infection in my one eye only. Please advise what I can use to clear it and how I can prevent getting it again? Also, are there any tests that one can have done to get to the root of the problem? I had a cataract eye op about four months ago and I am 68. I am in pretty good health and not on any drugs or heavy medication. I only take vitamins and health drinks when I feel I need an extra boost. The only thing I suffer from is sinuses and usually try one of the following over the counter meds: Advil cold & sinus tablets, Linctagon-C and Texas allergy 10mg. Regards.

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