Non-narcotic pain medication is safe and effective after sinus surgery
Patients who have undergone sinus surgery ... as fentanyl and Vicodin, a Loyola University Health System study has found. The alternative medication is ketorolac (brand name, Toradol). It is in the same class of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs as ...
Is the combinatoin of Meloxicam and Hydrocodone/APAP safe?
Q: Is it safe to take Meloxicam 15 mg with Hydrocodone/APAP 10-325 mg tabs? A: Mobic (meloxicam) (http:///www.everydayhealth.com/drugs/meloxicam) is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) used to treat pain and inflammation. Meloxicam works by ...
Hydrocodone and the FDA: a Similar Propensity to Be Abused
NSAID is an non-steriodal anti-inflammatory drug for mild to moderate pain. It is only when the pain surpasses this and becomes more persistent that the World Health Organization recommends using opioids, such as hydrocodone. The way in which hydrocodone ...
Acetaminophen: 4 Things to Know About This Common Over-the-Counter Drug
However, since acetaminophen is not an anti-inflammatory drug, it is considered ... alternative to NSAIDs in over-the-counter drugs, and helps decrease the potential for abuse in prescription medications such as Vicodin and Percocet.
Marijuana, the Anti-Drug
The drug-reduction phenomenon has obvious scientific implications ... Cannabis helps with muscle relaxation, and it has an anti-inflammatory action. Patients with rheumatoid arthritis stabilize with fewer and less destructive flare-ups with the regular ...