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Substitute for ibuprofen that doesn't cause inflammation in stomach?

Posted 6 Jan 2011 by hl4913 1 answer

I'm a 74 year old man who had a slipped epiphysis of both hips in 1950. The left hip required a cup arthroplasty. Since then I have had three hip replacements on the left side. I used aspirin in fairly high quantities to control pain from 1950 until about 8 years ago when an ulcer was ...

I have been prescribed 50 mg tramadol. Can I give that to my dog for his pain?

Posted 19 Jan 2018 by Nicoleburgess37 2 answers

I have been prescribed 50 mg tramadol for my pain. Can I give that to my dog for his pain. He is about 60 pounds so I believe I would give him half 25 mg?

Is Naproxen Sodium 220 mg a blood thinner?

Posted 1 Apr 2010 by gimpy gramma 2 answers

I am soon to have Hip replacement surgery I have been instructed to stop all medications that are blood thinners 10 days prior to surgery. I take one Naproxen daily. Do I need to stop?

When to stop Meloxicam before surgery?

Posted 7 Jul 2013 by ljaffke1 2 answers

Having hip replacement surgery on the 16th. When should I stop taking my Meloxicam?

Knee pain after total hip replacement?

Posted 7 Sep 2014 by scott1213 2 answers

When I go to bed my affected side of a total hip replacement causes me severe knee pain

Taking 50mg of Lyrica x 2 daily - sleep or am sleepy ALL the time?

Posted 13 Sep 2014 by phunyfarm 3 answers

Hip replacement early Feb this year due to fall. Have had about 3 seizures requiring hospitalization since that time. Was on gabapentin, not working too well for the terrible pain and recently started the Lyrica. Took lyrica very successfully about 10 years ago for anklosing spondylitis. Make ...

Bouts of shivering (15 min) I am reducing prednisone?

Posted 12 Apr 2017 by rigsue 5 answers

I have been on prednisone for almost a year having started at 20mg. for Polymyalgia rhumatica. During this time I have had 2 hip replacements and have managed to reduce the prednisone as of a week and a half ago to 5mg. Its been a very slow reduction. This is the first time I have experienced this ...

How long for the tightness in my upper thigh to go away after a full hip replacement?

Posted 29 Jan 2018 by Tina V 1 answer

I am 48 and had a full hip replacement on Dec 27,2017 as an outpatient procedure. The success has been remarkable. I was able to walk without any support about a week after surgery. I did physical therapy for four weeks after and even my therapist said I was healing very quickly and my progress was ...

Weight Gain on Prednisone, what can I do now to lose this weight?

Posted 1 Feb 2011 by khakiberrie 1 answer

In 1998 I began taking pred. for asthma. I was on high doses and for weeks at a time. In 2003 I was diagnosed with bad hip joints.(avascular-necrosis) I had my first hip replacement. I was 45. My next hip replacement was 2006. I had back surgery in 2008... all due to steroid use. I went from 123 ...

Is it OK to take Tylenol PM while on an aspirin regimen following hip replacement surgery?

Posted 11 Feb 2013 by cmcrill 3 answers

Surgery was three weeks ago, and I'm beginning to experience some sleeplessness, not due to pain.

How long after completing a course of Xarelto should I wait before taking anti-inflammatory drugs?

Posted 2 Aug 2013 by Erichodgson 1 answer

I have been taking Xarelto following hip replacement surgery but the paracetamol and codeine prescribed for pain have not been effective so I want to move to Ibuprofen or Naproxen when the 30 day course of Xarelto comes to an end

I had my hip replacement surgery on10th April 2017,left the 19th but still having pains on my thigh?

Posted 22 Apr 2017 by Raymond 22 2 answers

I can not really move the nees i always have pains on my thigh.

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