Generic Name: PSEUDOEPHEDRINE SUSTAINED-RELEASE - ORAL Pronounced: (sue-doh-eff-ED-rin) Long Acting Nasal Decong (PSE) Oral Precautions
Before taking pseudoephedrine, tell your doctor or
pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or if you have any other allergies. Also
tell your doctor if you have had negative reactions to other sympathomimetics
(such as ephedrine, phenylephrine). This product may contain inactive
ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your
pharmacist for more details.
If you have any of the following health problems, consult
your doctor or pharmacist before using this product:
a certain eye condition (glaucoma)
heart problems (such as heart attack, chest pain, heart
fast/irregular heart beat
high blood pressure
overactive thyroid (hyperthyroidism)
difficulty urinating (such as due to enlarged
This drug may mak...
Hi, Is it possible that after being on Topamax for over 10 years that it is not longer effective and should I consider going off the drug for a while or permanently? Changing the dosage isn't even working anymore, the migraine intensity have become so much more severe in the last year that I believe it's just not working anymore. After reading so many migraineurs' problems with Topamax I feel pretty lucky but I think the luck has run out and the terrible side effects have finally hit me. Any suggestions for those of us who have had long term use of this drug? Diane.
It is possible for a medication to become ineffective for you after a period of time. In such cases, the medication might work again if you take a break from it, or it may not. There's no way to predict that.
There are two options here:
Work with your doctor to get off the Topamax and try it again in several months.
Work with your doctor to get off the Topamax and ...
Definition Alternative Names Secondhand smoke; Cigarette smoking; Tobacco cessation; Smoking and smokeless tobacco Information Tobacco is a plant grown for its leaves, which are smoked, chewed, or sniffed for a variety of effects. It is considered an addictive substance because it contains the chemical nicotine. Tobacco also contains more than 19 known cancer-causing chemicals (most are collectively known as "tar") and more than 4,000 other chemicals. Most smokers in the United States would like to quit smoking. Most people who have quit smoking made at least one unsuccessful quit attempt in the past. Try not to view past attempts to quit as failures, but rather as learning experiences. HEALTH RISKS OF SMOKING OR SMOKELESS TOBACCO Many smokers come to depend on the positive effects of nicotine, such as boosting their mood, improving short-term memory and concentration, and producing a sense of well-being. There are many more reasons to quit using tobacco. Knowing the serious health risks may he...
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