Fioricet Overdose and Overdose Treatment

Following an acute overdosage of butalbital, acetaminophen and caffeine, toxicity may result from the barbiturate or the acetaminophen. Toxicity due to caffeine is less likely, due to the relatively small amounts in this formulation. Fioricet Overdose Signs And Symptoms Toxicity from barbiturate poisoning includes drowsiness, confusion, and coma; respiratory depression; hypotension; and hypovolemic shock. In acetaminophen overdosage: dose-dependent, potentially fatal hepatic necrosis is the most serious adverse… Continue reading Fioricet Overdose and Overdose Treatment

Fioricet Withdrawal and Pain Pills?

Fioricet Withdrawal and discomfort Pills? I have been getting Fioricet with codeine for the past year or so for my every day Migraines/Headaches. My doctor reduce me off from the medication all of a sudden. I went through the particular withdrawal symptoms that I have been reading about. I did not want to call my… Continue reading Fioricet Withdrawal and Pain Pills?

Girlfriend takes Fioricet(Butalbital APAP Caffeine) w/ Codeine for All kinds of Headache…?

Girlfriend takes Fioricet(Butalbital APAP Caffeine) w/ Codeine for All kinds of Headache…? My girlfriend frequently gets All kinds of Headache and she was prescribed a new medication called Fioricet (Butalbital APAP Caffeine) which has Codeine in it. One day I noticed she took 6 pills within a 6 hour period. She kept commenting on how… Continue reading Girlfriend takes Fioricet(Butalbital APAP Caffeine) w/ Codeine for All kinds of Headache…?

Dangerous Migraine Headache and Tension Headaches

This months topic will address dangerous headaches. To keep this in perspective, most headaches are NOT dangerous. In fact, tension-type headaches and migraines are very common and remain the focus of most health care providers and patients who suffer from headaches. With that said, its important to discuss the signs and symptoms that might help… Continue reading Dangerous Migraine Headache and Tension Headaches

What can I do to prevent another migraine/tension headache?

What can I do to prevent an additional migraine/tension headache? I got a migraine/tension headache the other day and I rarely ever get them but it was really bad. I was at school and I held seeing this blurry blob that really bothered me and I couldn’t focus. Also 1 side of my vision was… Continue reading What can I do to prevent another migraine/tension headache?