User Reviews for Meperitab
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Reviews for Meperitab
For Pain "I was prescribed this medication after having my wisdom teeth extracted. I'm taking it every 3 hours for pain as directed by my doctor, and am finding it especially effective when combined with a normal dose of ibuprofen every 6 hours. Since Meperitab kicks in almost immediately (10-20 minutes) and wears off just as suddenly, the ibuprofen helps to cover the gap."
Anonymous August 1, 2009
17 users found this comment helpful.
For Pain "Meperitab is the best drug for short term pain relief as it is Demerol in a pill. Gives euphoria and causes drowsiness when taken orally."
Anonymous July 27, 2009
15 users found this comment helpful.
For Pain "Great medicine for short term relief. Long term pain control with Meperidine requires dosage adjustment as it becomes less effective over time. There are side-effects that can be a nuisance or even severe, especially if one suddenly stops taking the medicine after being on it for a long period."
bdb1985 March 22, 2008
35 users found this comment helpful.
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- Drug class: narcotic analgesics
Other brands: Demerol