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Can you take codeine and naproxen together?

Posted 5 Feb 2013 2 answers

i have broken my ankle, i was given naproxen at the hospital, but i am still in pain, i am taking 250 mg x2 tablets twice a day and also paraectamol x2 four times a day. my doctor had prescribed me now codeine, do i need to stop taking the paracetamol and naproxen?

Hi folks! It is your DC super klutz asking about a possible broken toe?

Posted 23 Jan 2014 11 answers

Yesterday I dropped a heavy bowl on the joint at the base of my big toe. I think I probably fractured something, but can anything even be done for a fracture at that joint? I know "buddy taping" it won't do much since it is at the joint where my toes bend to walk. I feel like an ...

I slipped 4 days ago fell backwards and hit the back of my head. I'm still having headaches?

Posted 9 Nov 2016 3 answers

I went to the doctor the day after and they determined I didn't need an x-ray cos there's no fractures. I feel somewhat stoned since it happened. My neck had been stiff and recently it feels like I've been chewing on gum for so long that my jaw and temples ache. There's ...

Voltaren Gel - Does Voltaren reduce bone pain?

Posted 17 Mar 2017 2 answers

A friend had a compound fracture of his tibia and fibula one year ago. The fracture has healed, but he still has inflammation and superficial and deep bone pain. How deep is Voltaren gel absorbed

Are epidurals and nerve blocks the same thing?

Posted 2 Mar 2014 1 answer

I NEED HELP? I have a plethora of back and neck problems! I have three herniated disc in my neck, two bulging disc in Lumbar, two fractures in the thoracic (The curvature in this area caused scoliosis), spinal stenosis, cord compression, pinched nerves, damage nerves, et al. I receive injections in ...

Depo-Provera - I was on depo for 15 years. I stopped seven years ago. Since then I have been plagued

Posted 28 May 2014 2 answers

... buy a wide variety of the bone and joint issues. I've had 5 fractures. And most recently found out that I fractured my hip. There's a possibility other hip is also fractured. & I have done nothing to fracture hip. I have geriatric osteoarthritis, and I cannot find a doctor ...

I was prescribed skelaxin for my middle back pain injury. It doesn't seem to be helping?

Posted 2 Dec 2014 3 answers

My back pain is still persistent while taking skelaxin. Could this mean that the muscles aren't the cause of my back pain and that I may have a problem with a ligament, herniated disk or a fracture.

Is it OK to take two 325 mg Bayer aspirin and one extra strength migraine Excedrin and hour apart?

Posted 9 Jun 2018 1 answer

I had a concussion which led to a fracture on my forehead. I took two Bayer aspirin 325mg at 11 p.m so is it OK to take one migraine extra strength.

I do not tell friends anything about this?

Posted 20 Nov 2018 2 answers

I have many fractures in my lower back, I have osteoporosis, and arthritis in my hips I use a walker and take tramadol 100mg twice a day.

Pain Medication - How long am I provided pain meds after surgery, for Distal Radius Fracture?

Posted 15 Jun 2014 2 answers

I broke my wrist on April 6th. I was in a cast for 1 month and it was then determined that I needed surgery. I had a plate, screws, and pins implanted. I have an external fixation with 6 pins. I am currently prescribed Oxycodone 15mgs every 4 hours and MS Contin 10 mgs every 8 hours. I am due to ...

What is the best sitting, sleeping posture for a C1 c2 spine fracture?

Posted 21 Oct 2014 1 answer

No misalignment. Odontoid fracture at C2, surgery apparently not required, just a hard collar, of the Vista/Aspen type for 6-8 weeks. It seems that an erect posture would be best, but I sometimes want to recline in a position that most recliners offer. Is this a bad idea? With the hard collar, am ...

Talus bone fracture pain 5 years later?

Posted 2 Apr 2017 2 answers

I broke my talus bone 5 years ago rock climbing. When i went to the hospital i was told i was gonna need surgery. After meeting with the foot and ankle doctor she told me the surgery was really expensive and at the time i did not have insurance so she said she just wanted to watch it i was givin ...

How long will a compound fracture heal?

Posted 14 Jul 2014 1 answer

I broke BOTH bones in my lower left leg on 7/3... doing NOTHING! Lol, FREAK ACCIDENT! They keep saying 9 wks or 6 mths... I'm in a cast as high as my underwear(almost)! Has anyone had same injuries and what can I expect..besides pain and it sucking?

Hello. I was diagnosed with a compression fracture of the T 11 vertebrae today. My doctor had?

Posted 7 Aug 2014 1 answer

... originally treated me for a muscles spasm and gave me cyclobenzaprine which I have been taking at night. I saw a physiotherapist and have been doing stretches and have been treating the condition as a muscle spasm. I've been to get x-rays and it turns out I have a fractured T11 vertebrae. ...

Can I take cyclobenzaprine for rib fractures?

Posted 4 Oct 2014 1 answer

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