Bad idea to mix pain killers with sleep aids?

Answer You should not take sleep aids with opioid painkillers such as Percocet. The reason for this is that opioids already depress breathing and produce sleepiness, and the combined effect with another d... Read More »

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Are pain killers made with real Opium?

No, it is synthesized even though it is a naturally occurring substance. Some labs might still use real opium, but they'd probably get in trouble with FDA.

There's a guy in my office with a toothache and no pain killers on hand?

Anyone in the office wearing stilettos? Slam it into his foot, and his tooth will stop hurting.

Can I take pain killers like paracetamol or ibuprofen with anti-depressants?

Yes you can, but look out for side effects. I am on the same thing and was even prescribed paracetamol with codeine for a trapped nerve.

What are the names of pain killers.?

Heres a short list. There are many more.Acetaminophen (Tylenol) Codeine (Tylenol #2,3,4) Darvocet (Propoxyphene/Acetaminophen) Darvon (Propoxyphene) Duragesic (Fentanyl Patch) Hydromorphone (Palla... Read More »