Home | Links | Contact Us | Top 50 | News | Bookmark
Find a drug:
A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z   #  


Health Discussion Forum

 what can i do to help calm my nerves, so i don't snap?
I have been on meds before for my nerves and i don't want to go on them anymore but when i get bad i scream and yell at loved ones for no reason. I just can't handle any thing sometimes....


 I got stung by a wasp or something!?
It looked like a wasp, about as wide as a thumb's nail, and it was black. I think it stung me first then it bit me, cause the first one hurt really bad, then the next two didn't hurt as ...


 Sunburned on nose so badly it stings to touch?
I got sunburned this weekend sooo badly. I got it under my eyes and very badly on my nose. Last night before I went to bed it was stinging a little just like any sunburn does. But when I woke up ...


 whats the noise in my ears like wind blowing all the time?
ive had this noise for the last few days, i have also been dizzy a few times too. do u think it could be a problem with my sinuses?
Additional Details
thanks for all the advice guys!...


 i'd like to quit smoking...i know different things work for different people?
i'd like to hear some different ideas and see if they help me out. i'm having a heck of a time quitting! thanx for any and all your help!!!...


 what's the best way to stop the bleeding from a cut on your face after you shave?
...


 Would my cuts (that i cut myself) leave a scar?
okay i was being really depressed and emo and cut myself for the first time in however long. this time though i did it on my ankle. would that leave a scar? i'm putting mederma (the anti-scar ...


 just got the top of my ear pierced and ...?
IT HURTS like hell when will it stop ???...


 Did you know that people are buying breast milk on line?
I was reading in an article in the LA Times or Press Telegram that this has been going on for some time. Don't these people know this is alarming? Do they know what they are buying? Does the ...


 what will you do if butterfly bites you?
...



Drug Guide    B   butalbital-Apap-Caffeine

  Prescription drug information   User opinions and reviews (6)  

   Butalbital-Apap-Caffeine butalbital-Apap-Caffeine butalbital-Apap-Caffeine butalbital-Apap-Caffeine butalbital-Apap-Caffeine butalbital-Apap-Caffeine butalbital-Apap-Caffeine butalbital-Apap-Caffeine butalbital-Apap-Caffeine
butalbital-Apap-Caffeine

Butalbital-Apap-Caffeine
Butalbital/apap/caff.-Oral


Butalbital-Apap-Caffeine is a pain reliever and sedative. It is used to relieve mild to moderate pain and tension headaches.

ALTERNATE NAMES

Fioricet, Butalbital/apap/caffeine, Esgic, Repan, Quala-Cet, Americet


 
4.2 out of 5
Avg Consumer Rating 4.2 out of 5
6 Reviews | Post your opinion
 Butalbital-Apap-Caffeine images:
butalbital-Apap-Caffeine prescription drug /side effects/Butalbital/apap/caff.-Oral Butalbital APAP Caffeine is pic 1
butalbital-Apap-Caffeine prescription drug /side effects/Butalbital/apap/caff.-Oral Butalbital Apap Caffeine Tablets pic 2
butalbital-Apap-Caffeine prescription drug /side effects/Butalbital/apap/caff.-Oral BUTALBITAL/APAP/CAFFEINE-PLUS TABS pic 4
butalbital-Apap-Caffeine prescription drug /side effects/Butalbital/apap/caff.-Oral information butalbital apap caffeine butalbital apap caffeine tabs pic 7
butalbital-Apap-Caffeine prescription drug /side effects/Butalbital/apap/caff.-Oral Picture of BUTALBITAL-APAP-CAFFEINE TB pic 8
butalbital-Apap-Caffeine prescription drug /side effects/Butalbital/apap/caff.-Oral Picture of BUTALBITAL/APAP/CAFFEINE TB pic 9
butalbital-Apap-Caffeine prescription drug /side effects/Butalbital/apap/caff.-Oral Picture of BUTALBITAL/APAP/CAFFEINE TB pic 10
butalbital-Apap-Caffeine prescription drug /side effects/Butalbital/apap/caff.-Oral Picture of BUTALBITAL/APAP/CAFFEINE TB pic 11

OverviewPhotosHow To UseSide EffectsPrecautionsMissed DoseDrug Interactions



butalbital-Apap-Caffeine
Fioricet, Butalbital/apap/caffeine, Esgic, Repan, Quala-Cet, Americet

Uses
Butalbital-Apap-Caffeine is a pain reliever and sedative. It is used to relieve mild to moderate pain and tension headaches.


Storage
  • Store at room temperature away from moisture and sunlight.
  • Do not store in the bathroom.


Overdose
  • If overdose is suspected, contact your local poison control center or emergency room immediately.
  • Symptoms of overdose may include vomiting, unusual drowsiness, lack of feeling alert, slow or shallow breathing, cold or clammy skin, loss of consciousness, severe nausea, yellowing eyes or skin, dark urine, stomach pain, extreme fatigue.

Photos
Butalbital APAP Caffeine is
Butalbital APAP Caffeine is
Butalbital Apap Caffeine Tablets
Butalbital Apap Caffeine Tablets
BUTALBITAL/APAP/CAFFEINE-PLUS TABS
BUTALBITAL/APAP/CAFFEINE-PLUS TABS

How To Use
  • To prevent upset stomach, take Butalbital-Apap-Caffeine with food or milk.
  • Pain medications work best if they are used as the first signs of pain (or first signs of migraine) occur.
  • If you wait until the pain has significantly worsened, the pain medicine may not work as well.
  • Take this as prescribed.
  • Do not increase your dose or take it more frequently without your doctor s approval.
  • Butalbital-Apap-Caffeine contains acetaminophen.
  • Do not take more acetaminophen than recommended (see Side Effects section).

Side Effects
  • May cause lightheadedness, dizziness, drowsiness, stomach upset, nausea, and sleeping disturbances the first few days as your body adjusts to the medication.
  • If these symptoms persist or become bothersome, inform your doctor.
  • Notify your doctor immediately if you develop: a rapid/ irregular heartbeat.
  • If you do not have liver problems, the adult maximum dose of acetaminophen is 4 grams per day (4000 milligrams).
  • If you take more than the maximum daily amount, it may cause serious (possibly fatal) liver disease.
  • Tell your doctor immediately if you have any of the following symptoms of liver damage: severe nausea, yellowing eyes or skin, dark urine, stomach pain, extreme fatigue.
  • An allergic reaction to Butalbital-Apap-Caffeine is unlikely, but seek immediate medical attention if it occurs.
  • Symptoms of an allergic reaction include: rash, itching, swelling, severe dizziness, trouble breathing.
  • If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.

Precautions
  • Tell your doctor your medical history, especially of: liver disease, alcohol or narcotic dependence, emotional/mental conditions, heart disease (arrhythmias, recent MI), stomach/intestinal ulcers, any allergies.
  • This product contains acetaminophen.
  • Acetaminophen may cause liver damage.
  • Daily use of alcohol, especially when combined with acetaminophen, may increase your risk for liver damage.
  • Check with your doctor or pharmacist for more information.
  • To prevent oversedation, avoid using alcohol and other sedative type medications while taking this.
  • Butalbital-Apap-Caffeine may make you dizzy or drowsy; use caution engaging in activities requiring alertness such as driving or using machinery.
  • Avoid alcoholic beverages.
  • Butalbital-Apap-Caffeine contains caffeine.
  • Avoid drinking large amounts of caffeinated beverages while taking Butalbital-Apap-Caffeine as excessive nervousness and irritability can occur.
  • Butalbital-Apap-Caffeine should be used during pregnancy only if clearly needed.
  • Small amounts of Butalbital-Apap-Caffeine appear in breast milk.
  • Consult your doctor before breast-feeding.

Missed Dose
  • Not applicable.

Drug Interactions
  • Tell your doctor of all prescription and nonprescription drugs you may use, especially of: blood thinners Tell your doctor or pharmacist of all prescription and nonprescription drugs you may use that cause drowsiness such as: medicine for sleep (e.g., sedatives), tranquilizers, anti-anxiety drugs (e.g., diazepam), narcotic pain relievers (e.g., codeine), psychiatric medicines (e.g., phenothiazines such as chlorpromazine, or tricyclics such as amitriptyline), anti-seizure drugs (e.g., carbamazepine), muscle relaxants, antihistamines that cause drowsiness (e.g., diphenhydramine).
  • Acetaminophen is an ingredient in many nonprescription products and in some combination prescription medications.
  • Read the labels carefully before taking other pain relievers, fever reducers, or cold products to see if they also contain acetaminophen.
  • Consult your pharmacist if you are uncertain if your other prescription or nonprescription products contain acetaminophen.
  • (Also see adult maximum daily dose information in Side Effects section).
  • Butalbital-Apap-Caffeine may interfere with the effectiveness of birth control pills.
  • Discuss using other methods of birth control with your doctor.
  • Do not start or stop any medicine without doctor or pharmacist approval.

Add a Rating - Post your opinion about this drug

Post your opinion about butalbital-Apap-Caffeine
Ratings Legend
5 Stars = Excellent      4 Stars = Good      3 Stars = Average      2 Stars = Fair      1 Star   = Poor
* Required Fieldpoorexcellent
*Satisfaction
Low adverse Reactions
Healing Power
No dependency problems
Cost-Benefit

*Why were you taking butalbital-Apap-Caffeine ?

Briefly describe any side effects you experienced:


Additional Comments about butalbital-Apap-Caffeine :


*Your gender:  male    female  
*Your age:   

Location :

*Length of time taking drug?
(use "comments" for other time length)

Email (optional):  


Posting rules
  • Please no foul language
  • English only
  • No commercial advertising
  • No SPAM. No pyramid schemes of any kind
  • Read before you post.
  • No ALL CAPS, they are considered impolite

If you don't follow the above rules, your post will be probably deleted.





User Medicine Opinions for butalbital-Apap-Caffeine
Latest opinions Results: 1-5 of 6
Page 1 / 2 << First 1 2 Last >>
Overall:5 out of 5
Low adverse Reactions4 out of 5
Healing Power:4 out of 5
No dependency problems:5 out of 5
Cost-Benefit:5 out of 5
Sex: F
Age: 29
Time Taken: 8 months days

Reason: migrains Date: 25 April 2011
Side Effects
started taking after a head injury, works very well slight high yes but really feels like an releif from the migrains. If tylenol or motrin does not work then i use so dont think any dependency really

Additional Thoughts
works well for other pain i noticed besides the migranis

Overall:3 out of 5
Low adverse Reactions4 out of 5
Healing Power:5 out of 5
No dependency problems:4 out of 5
Cost-Benefit:4 out of 5
Sex: F
Age: 35
Location: AZ
Time Taken: 1 days

Reason: Migraine Date: 30 May 2010
Side Effects
Worst Headach, vomiting, light sensativity, common symptons associated with Migraine. Three months prior took 2 40 mg tab once before and didnt feel it work as well. Today was in pain again, took the medicine sane dose. 5 hours later still had some pain. Took the same dose, wiped the pain out. Seemed a little slow for the pain.

Additional Thoughts


Overall:5 out of 5
Low adverse Reactions4 out of 5
Healing Power:4 out of 5
No dependency problems:5 out of 5
Cost-Benefit:4 out of 5
Sex: F
Age: 16
Time Taken: as needed months

Reason: Horrible Migranes Date: 9 May 2010
Side Effects
Major lightheaded, dizziness, completly out of it

Additional Thoughts
It completly terminated migraine

Overall:5 out of 5
Low adverse Reactions3 out of 5
Healing Power:4 out of 5
No dependency problems:4 out of 5
Cost-Benefit:4 out of 5
Sex: F
Age: 17
Time Taken: 2 weeks

Reason: Major migraines Date: 24 April 2010
Side Effects
I would become dizzy and experience a slight high. It relieved my migraines when they appeared but I would sometimes take them just to take them. All in all, it worked wonders.

Additional Thoughts


Overall:4 out of 5
Low adverse Reactions3 out of 5
Healing Power:4 out of 5
No dependency problems:4 out of 5
Cost-Benefit:5 out of 5
Sex: F
Age: 25
Time Taken: 3 weeks

Reason: Sinus Headaches Date: 15 July 2009
Side Effects
Helped alot, but is very addictive. I went through rehab from Oxycontin use 7 years ago and found myself getting a similar (not as much) high from this drug. Although, it did help my headaches completely. I was able to quit using them fine.

Additional Thoughts


CONDITIONS OF USE: The information in this database is intended to supplement, not substitute for, the expertise and judgement of healthcare professionals. The information is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, drug interactions or adverse effects, nor should it be construed to indicate that use of a particular drug is safe, appropriate or effective for you or anyone else. A healthcare professional should be consulted before taking any drug, changing any diet or commencing or discontinuing any course of treatment.

Large Text
Archive: All drugs - Links - Forum - Forum - Forum - Medical Topics
Drug3k does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. 0.014
Copyright (c) 2013 Drug3k Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Terms of use - Privacy Policy