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Common Pain Medications

Hydrocodone-Acetaminophen This combination medication is used to relieve moderate to severe pain. It contains a narcotic pain reliever (hydrocodone) and a non-narcotic pain reliever (acetaminophen). Hydrocodone works in the brain to change how your body feels and responds to pain. Acetaminophen can also reduce a fever. Drugs Similar to Hydrocodone – These drugs belong to a class of drugs known as narcotic (opiate) analgesics. Narcotic analgesics are drugs that relieve pain, can cause numbness and induce a state of unconsciousness. *Fentanyl *Hydromorphone (Norco, Vicodin) *Morphine (Dilaudid) *Oxycodone ( Oxycontin, Percocet) **Patient Allergies – If your patient has a reaction to any of the above the next drug is a good substitute.** Tramadol-Acetaminophen This product is used to treat moderate to moderately severe pain. It contains 2 medications: Tramadol and acetaminophen. Tramadol is similar to narcotic analgesics. It works in the brain to change how your body feels and responds to pain. Acetaminophen is used to relieve pain, and it can also reduce a fever. Tramadol is also known as Ultram and non-narcotic. Over the Counter (OTC) Pain Relievers: Acetaminophen/Tylenol Acetaminophen is known as a non-aspirin pain reliever. It also relieves fever and headaches, and other common aches and pains. It does not relieve inflammation. NSAIDs NSAIDs relieve fever and pain. They also reduce swelling from arthritis or a muscle sprain or strain. Some NSAIDs can be bought OTC, such as aspirin, ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin), and naproxen (Aleve, Naprosyn). Other NSAIDs are prescribed by your health care provider. These include celecoxib […]

perina mcginnis March 19, 2017 March 19, 2017
Common Antibiotics

Only prescribe antibiotics for bacterial infections if: Symptoms are significant or severe There is a high risk of complications The infection is not resolving Refer to these as a general rule, some conditions are the exception to the rule. RESPIRATORY/EAR/THROAT/NOSE INFECTIONS: Amoxicillin EYE INFECTIONS: Chloramphenicol MENINGITIS: Benzylpenicillin SKIN INFECTIONS: Cephalexin Erythromycin GASTROINTESTINAL: Erythromycin Ciprofloxacin STD/URINARY: Chlamydia – Azithromycin Gonorrhoea – Ceftriaxone Vaginitis/Yeast Infections – Metronidazole PID – Ceftriaxone UTI – Trimetoprim (updated 3/2017)

perina mcginnis March 19, 2017 March 19, 2017
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