Fioricet side effects that make you stop taking fioricet

Fioricet may have some side effects, some are serious side effects, some are not serious side effects.

The serious fioricet side effects are:

      • an allergic reaction including difficulty breathing;
      • closing of your throat;
      • swelling of your lips, tongue, or face;
      • hives;
      • slow, weak breathing;
      • liver damage (yellowing of the skin or eyes, nausea, abdominal pain or discomfort, unusual bleeding or bruising, severe fatigue);
      • blood problems (easy or unusual bleeding or bruising);
      • or low blood sugar (fatigue, increased hunger or thirst, dizziness, or fainting)
      • If you experience above side effects, stop taking Fioricet immediately.

What is the biggest concern of taking Fioricet or Gabapentin ?

If you have seen a doctor, the doctor recommend you to take fioricet for headache relief. It is OK to buy fioricet online.

But you yourself must know what is your main concern when you take fioricet online.

If you have breathing problems, a certain enzyme disorder, liver disease, kidney disease, personal or family history of regular use/abuse of drugs/alcohol, mental/mood disorders, abdominal/stomach problems.
You must tell your doctor this kinds of problems because your health condition and medical condition are very important for doctors to decide whether give you fioricet and gabapentin prescription.

we have listed some health conditions that cannot buy Fioricet, and buy Gabapentin online. Please check your health conditions before you buy Fioricet or Gabapentin online.

if you have any abuse history, you are not allowed to buy fioricet or buy gabapentin online.

What is the max dosage of acetaminophen ?

Acetaminophen, which is also known as paracetamol, is a commonly used OTC (over-the-counter) pain reliever (analgesic) and fever reducer (antipyretic).

People use it for headaches, and minor aches and pain. Liver injury from acetaminophen overdose remains a serious public health problem despite ongoing regulatory and educational efforts over the past several years to improve the safe use of medicines that contain acetaminophen.

Fioricet contains acetaminophen 325 mg per tablet. The max dosage of an adult for acetaminophen goes down from 4000mg to 3000mg per day (http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/231915.php).

So only acetaminophen, you should not take more than eight tablet fioricet per day. IF you take more than eight fioricet tablet per day, you will hurt your liver.

From tylenol website, they lowered the maximum daily dose for single-ingredient Extra Strength TYLENOL® (acetaminophen) products sold in the U.S. from 8 pills per day (4,000 mg) to 6 pills per day (3,000 mg). The dosing interval has also changed from 2 pills every 4 – 6 hours to 2 pills every 6 hours.

What is Fioricet Side Effects ?

Along with its needed effects, a medicine may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

Rare

  1. Bleeding or crusting sores on lips
  2. chest pain
  3. fever with or without chills
  4. hive-like swellings (large) on eyelids, face, lips, and/or tongue
  5. muscle cramps or pain
  6. red, thickened, or scaly skin
  7. shortness of breath, troubled breathing, tightness in chest, or wheezing
  8. skin rash, itching, or hives
  9. sores, ulcers, or white spots in mouth (painful)

Symptoms of overdose

  1. Anxiety, confusion, excitement, irritability, nervousness, restlessness, or trouble in sleeping (severe, especially with products containing caffeine)
  2. convulsions (seizures) (for products containing caffeine)
  3. diarrhea, especially if occurring together with increased sweating, loss of appetite, and stomach cramps or pain
  4. dizziness, lightheadedness, drowsiness, or weakness, (severe)
  5. frequent urination (for products containing caffeine)
  6. hallucinations (seeing, hearing, or feeling things that are not there)
  7. increased sensitivity to touch or pain (for products containing caffeine)
  8. muscle trembling or twitching (for products containing caffeine)
  9. nausea or vomiting, sometimes with blood
  10. ringing or other sounds in ears (for products containing caffeine)
  11. seeing flashes of “zig-zag” lights (for products containing caffeine)
  12. shortness of breath or unusually slow or troubled breathing
  13. slow, fast, or irregular heartbeat
  14. slurred speech
  15. staggering
  16. swelling, pain, or tenderness in the upper abdomen or stomach area
  17. unusual movements of the eyes

Check with your doctor as soon as possible if any of the following side effects occur:

Less common

  1. Confusion (mild)
  2. mental depression
  3. unusual excitement (mild)

Rare

  1. Bloody or black, tarry stools
  2. bloody urine
  3. pinpoint red spots on skin
  4. swollen or painful glands
  5. unusual bleeding or bruising
  6. unusual tiredness or weakness (mild

Some side effects may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:

More common

  1. Bloated or “gassy” feeling
  2. dizziness or lightheadedness (mild)
  3. drowsiness (mild)
  4. nausea, vomiting, or stomach pain (occurring without other symptoms of overdose)

Other side effects not listed may also occur in some patients. If you notice any other effects, check with your healthcare professional.

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

What is Fioricet ?

Fioricet contains a combination of acetaminophen, butalbital, and caffeine Acetaminophen is a pain reliever and fever reducer.

    • Butalbital is in a group of drugs called barbiturates. It relaxes muscle contractions involved in a tension headache.
    • Caffeine is a central nervous system stimulant. It relaxes muscle contractions in blood vessels to improve blood flow.Enhances the effects of acetaminophen.
    • Acetaminophen: Also called paracetamol (sold as Tylenol) and helps to relieve pain.

Fioricet is used to treat tension headaches that are caused by muscle contractions. People who suffer from tension headaches may receive a prescription of Fioricet.

Fioricet includes three different drug ingredients that can help manage different symptoms of tension headaches.

Fioricet Chemical Structure
Fioricet Chemical Structure

These include:

The ingredients of Fioricet help to address pain specifically or can help to enhance the effects of the painkillers. Some types of Fioricet include codeine, which is an opiate used to treat pain. This can increase the effect of Fioricet, but also increase some of the risks for misuse or addiction.
Is Fioricet a Controlled Substance?

Fioricet is not a controlled substance but a prescription, which means that it requires a prescription and cannot be purchased over the counter.  Fioricet can only be prescribed a certain number of times following a Fioricet prescription schedule. This is to avoid abuse or dependence and to reduce the risk of addiction.