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Lyrica - Hi all. First post?

Posted 3 days ago by Fiat_cc 1 answer

I had an operation in February this year to remove a benign nerve tumour from my chest. The operation resulted in some nerve damage and nerve pain, and I was prescribed Pregabalin. I started on 50mg a day, but was quickly put up to 150mg per day (75mg twice a day), and then up to 300mg a day (150mg ...

Can I take tramadol with paracetamol and ibuprofen?

Posted 26 Nov 2017 2 answers

I am having a face operation tomorrow and know I will be in pain for a week. I know I can take paracetamol and ibuprofen alternately every 2 hours, but could I take tramadol as well, especially at night?

Is it advisable to stop tramadol quickly without any side effects?

Posted 13 Jul 2018 by tempy1957 3 answers

I had a fall at work in 2013 which subsequently lead to an operation to remove the meniscus from my left knee, because I had a sever limp since the fall it has aggravated my right hip causing sever pain in my right leg ,I was prescribed Co-codamol 30/500 along with paracetamol ,but found the ...

How long will I have to take Keppra after craniotomy for benign meningioma ?

Posted 17 Jan 2016 by hallgate 2 answers

I had a seizure and collapsed. They found a brain tumour in the hospital. I had surgery to remove a benign meningioma from the frontal lobe. The operation was ten weeks ago. I am taking 500mg Keppra twice daily. How long will I have to continue taking this for ? I do not have epilepsy.

I have very bad pains in my stomach, back, and chest. I have not had a bowel movement in 6 days.

Posted 7 days ago by Hessyhurts16 1 answer

I feel sick in my stomach, throwing up, can't eat, sleep, or drink. I can't take it anymore. Please help! I have had endometriosis and operated on awhile ago. I had IBS (operation) partial and then a full hysterectomy, cancer in uterus (4th stage) operation, and now crippling arthritis ...

How does relafen compare with ibuprofen for pain relief for severe osteoarthritis?

Posted 28 May 2015 by xylophone 1 answer

I have been on 2400mg of ibuprofen for many years with no problems. My osteoarthritis is severe, have had hip replaced, shoulder replaced (reverse operation) and have to have other shoulder replaced in reverse fashion very soon. I wonder if anyone has found relafen better as a paid reliever than ...

Tonsillectomy Pain- what do I do?

Posted 23 Mar 2017 by abrow283 2 answers

On Tuesday I got my tonsils removed and I am a 22 year old female. My doc insisted I get the operation ASAP. Unfortunately I also suffer from severe spine problems which I see a pain management doctor for. I take percocet (oxycodone/acetaminophen) 5/325mg as needed for back pain. I explained all ...

I've just had a fully thyroidectomy and found after operation it was cancer. I've been wait 3...

Posted 14 Mar 2018 by Kazbar70 1 answer

... weeks for results. Just got them back now. I don't need to have RAI treatment but still need to be watched closely. I'm on 100mg levothyroxine. Does this mean I am cancer free ? Or can depending in blood tests I may still need to have RAI treatment. My head is still all over the ...

After several back operations, I've been on pain medicine for ten years. When is it time to quit?

Posted 3 Sep 2015 3 answers

... trying to be normal and except your life for what it is? With Meds life is a challenge. Without Meds life is staring at the ceiling wishing things were different. It's been so long, maybe to long to remember how it felt to live life without pain. The burden it's put on my wife, ...

Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) - Second TURP Operation to Finish?

Posted 8 Jan 2016 by gknitz 1 answer

I have Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) where my prostate has grown to 100cc. I am 60 years old and I am scheduled for surgery in ten days. The doctor will be using the Transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP) method to remove tissue around the urethra. The doctor said the we may not be ...

Sepsis and your teeth?

Posted 21 Dec 2016 by Islhopr 2 answers

Over a year ago I tecieved a Staf infection, which turned Septic, after a botched VA kidney operation I almost died and was in the ICU for over 2 weeks, and the hospital for another 4 I was treated with a main line treating me with huge amounts of meds, then later with a pic line at the hospital, ...

Creon side effects and minimum dosage?

Posted 25 Jun 2015 by pr99 1 answer

In 2005 I suffered a bad case of Severe Acute Necrotizing Ideopathic Pancreatits. They wanted to operate to remove my panceras, but decided I would not survive the operation. Fortunately my temperature began to subside and I'm still here to tell the story. Subsequent scans showed that 75% of ...

How much time do I can take prednisone before my body get harm for the side effects?

Posted 29 Oct 2015 by yarima2015 1 answer

I have severe allergies and asthma, eventually those allergies caused me sinusitis and nasal polyps, I have had 2 surgical operations because or that, the last one was 2 years ago, a couples of months ago I started feeling congestion, lose of smell and taste, and the Specialist told me I have ...

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