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Naproxen 500 not working for sciatica pain?

I had X-ray and MRI done showed I had budging disc in L4 and L5 also mild arthritis and when I when to er they said I had sciatica so my doctor gave me naproxen but it isn't working. I have a husband and 4 little ones to look after and this pain is to much. Also I was given a muscle relaxer... read more

Can lumbar fusion cause peripheral neuropathy ?

Did not have any symptoms till about one year after pain is so extreme I have been to the emergency room on two occasions was told that I now have peripheral neuropathy.very concerned that now I am going to have neuropathy for life.please I need more details of how this could have... read more

Is there a difference in generic Adderall ER and the brand name Adderall?

I was wondering if anyone knows the answer as to whether or not the generic Adderall ER has the same reaction as well as the same ingredients? I know that there is a difference in generic brands of Adderall ER even though doctors, as well as pharmacists, say that there isn't! Please let me... read more

What happens next when Golytely doesn't work?

I have chronic constipation from opioids. I don't have ins and last week ended up in the er for extreme pain. I should probably add that I have a rectal prolapse. My Dr had told me to go in if that happened, btw. I hated going to the ER for constipation, but you can literally feel the hard... read more

Prescribed magnesium citrate for constipation, this is not the normal for me!?

Have a terrible stomach ache with nausea and heartburn, my lower abdomen was in all sorts of pain and the ER thought I my appendix was bad only to find the my digestive tract is full of feces! I was prescribed magnesium citrate and it did work (I think)..But my concern is oes the magnesium citrate... read more

Facing Gall Bladder removal without stopping my Plavix (blood thinner)?

I'd been having "chest pains" since June of 2016. After repeated ER visits, a catherization was done to find a blockage of 80%. A stent was placed, but the pains continued. They were quite severe at times. After numerous GI tests, they found my gall bladder was "inflamed and... read more

Vitamin D taken once a day instead once a week?

I was prescribed for 50000 ui once a week, but I took it once a day for a week. I'm thirsty and dizzy... what should I do? Should I go to the emergency room?

3 weeks on Lexapro. Side effects are fatigue, insomnia, feeling jittery?

I’m new to this whole world of, well all of this. I had my first “anxiety attack” beginning of January, went to ER as I didn’t know what was going on. Ran tests, sent me home with a couple days worth of Ativan. The rest of that week, it was like a flip was switched and... read more

Venlafaxine hcl ER capsule?

I've been on 37.5 mg for about eight years. I increased my dose to 75 mg about a week ago as I have been very stressed and anxious. Today I had a passing-out episode, and I've been having insomnia for the past 5 nights. These issues prompted me to do some research. I am perplexed about... read more

How long does a Penicillin injection take to work?

My Tonsillitis started out with little white spots on my tonsils. After I went to the Emergency Room, they gave me a penicillin injection. Its been three days now, and the white spots have gotten bigger and has spread a little. It hurts more than ever, I cant eat or drink without it hurting. Let... read more

Why would 2 different ERs give me bentyl for nausea/vomiting? Websites say it causes nausea?

I have been given bentyl on several different emergency room visits for nausea/vomiting. I was at a friends house and started vomiting her mom is an ER nurse at a different hospital and when I asked her if she had any pepto she said no she had something better and gave me bentyl. I found one while... read more

I've been trying to get off of Metoprolol Succinate ER (25mg) by breaking the dosage in half. I?

... understand from the pharmacist, that I should not break ER tablets in half. I now have increased chest pain. Any recommendations?

Long lasting erection first night using trazodone?

Hi, I started taking trazodone 50 mg , as prescribed by my doctor to help my sleep issue. I have depression , anxiety and I already use 100 mg of Zoloft. I wonder if I should be concerned by the erections that I got during the night using trazodone. The erections were not painful but long lasting.... read more

My husband accidentally took two venlafaxine hcl ER150 mg caps by accident instead of only one?

His prescription only calls for him to take one every 24 hours. What should we do? Will he be all right? What should we expect? Thank you

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