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Even though very rare, I DID get pregnant with Mirena, after having it in for 3 YEARS, which i?

Posted 7 Feb 2014 by Pennstate8 8 answers

... thought was the best form of birth control {since I never had any issues with it- until then}. Did not find out I was even pregnant until I was six MONTHS {since you can go without bleeding with Mirena, it was not out of the ordinary}. Even worst part about it is that I found out... on my ...

Clindamycin and consuming alcohol [Ethanol]?

Posted 28 Dec 2011 by trob702 3 answers

I recently got my wisdoms out and I was prescribed Clindamycin as a pill. And I was planning to go to a party on Saturday for New Years [3 days after the surgery]. I was prescribed to take one pill every 8 hours for about 10 days. And I was planning on consuming alcohol that 4th night and I have ...

Is Tylenol a blood thinner?

Posted 27 Oct 2012 by mirvine 9 answers

Having surgery a week from today. I have pain from a muscle strain in lower back. I can't take ibuprofen because I'm having surgery in a week. Can I take Tylenol for pain? I think the issue is taking meds that are blood thinners.

What are the side effects of a deep joint cortisone injection?

Posted 25 Jan 2014 by infoseeker21 3 answers

got a injection to "relieve pain" and shoulder is doing worse than before and doctors don't want to do surgery.

I am allergic to codeine and morphine drugs. What can I take for pain?

Posted 8 May 2012 by busdrivingladi 11 answers

I tore my shoulder over a year ago and am still looking at 6 months at least for surgery. I have been living in constant pain as I am allergic to all codeine and morphine drugs... so no percocet, tylenol #2 or #3, endocet, oxycocet... and over the counter meds do nothing for me. In the hospital I ...

Does Naproxen contain aspirin?

Posted 16 Nov 2012 by roger8277 7 answers

I have had catarac surgery and was told not to take any aspirin products, so I need to know if Naproxen has aspirin it it's ingredients.

Anyone had bone graft from hip - how bad is the pain afterwards?

Posted 4 Nov 2010 by surge98b 44 answers

I'm having shoulder surgery next week for a non-union clavicle fracture. We are going to graft bone?We are grafting bone from my hip. The Doctor says the high use and stress of the shoulder make cadaver bone a bad choice. I'm really worried about the pain. I've heard the hip really ...

Is norco 5-325 stronger than lortab 5?

Posted 18 Apr 2012 by TNtrapper 3 answers

Fixin to have surgery on my knee and was taking lortab 5s... Doc switched me to norco 5/325. I haven't started them and want know if its stronger or weaker. Not a big fan of pain meds and leery about something new.

How long does it normally take Celebrex to work?

Posted 12 Aug 2011 by Ouch14250 2 answers

I have just started on the drug after reinjuring my knee after kneecap replacement surgery. Due to the injury, my doc says I have some more arthritis developing. She gave me a Cortisone shot to help make me more comfortable until the Celebrex kicks in. Don't want to do another. OUCH! They hurt ...

How do I get the red flag removed from me? I am being seen for chronic pelvic pain?

Posted 28 Apr 2013 by Parabritt21 9 answers

My doctor blew me off and said it was just anxiety. Meanwhile, another doctor I was seeing in the practice wanted to do surgery for adhesions. I'm not looking to get high. I am in severe pain everyday. I do not appreciate this label because I'm only telling the truth about my symptoms. ...

Is Amoxicillin Caps 500mg the same as Penicillin V.K. 500mg?

Posted 3 Jul 2013 by Dav5B1k5r 4 answers

I'm about to have dental surgery for dental replacements. I've been given a prescription for Penicillin V.K. 500mg. I have a leftover prescription of Amoxicillin (generic for Amoxil Caps) 500my Caps. Is the Amoxicillin the same as the Penicillin?

An expired prescription?

Posted 17 Aug 2013 by Factfinder411 4 answers

I have meds from a surgery back in December after 6 months (Percocet) are you legally allowed to still take it or is the prescription invalid?

Just had top teeth pulled, Ideas for the pain?

Posted 5 Nov 2011 by MrsHaehner 6 answers

I just had all my top teeth pulled last week and do not have anything for the pain until sometime next week. Because I recently had surgery on my knee and already taking Vicodin 7.5mg but ran out 2 days before getting my teeth pulled. I have tried orajel on my gums and warm salt water. I have ...

Does vicodin or percocet come without tylenol?

Posted 15 Jan 2011 by meh3302 6 answers

I have had back surgery. doctor says vicodin and percocet have tylenol and can't be taken together because theres much tylenol. Can you get meds without tylenol?

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