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Taking Baclofen With Allergy Medication

In our latest question and answer, we discuss taking the muscle relaxant baclofen with allergy medications. We answer whether or not there are any interactions and some options on how to avoid the sedation that the medications can cause.

By: PharmacistAnswers Staff          April 9, 2017       Category: Comparison

How To Taper Off Zoloft (Sertraline)

There are many different medication classes where it is recommend to taper off your current dose if you plan on discontinuing the drug. Slowly decreasing your medication over time (as opposed to stopping "cold turkey") tends to produce...



The Best Antihistamine For Itching​​

One of our readers asked what the best anti-histamine would be for “body itchiness". As steroids are not working, what is the best antihistamine option for itching?

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By: Brian Staiger Pharm.D         May 15, 2017       Category: Constipation

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Trulance vs. Linzess vs. Amitiza: What To Use For Constipation?

​In this article, we look into 3 different oral medications for chronic constipation.


Baclofen Allergy Medicine interaction

By: Stacy Holcroft Pharm.D         April 18, 2017       Category: Interaction

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What Is A Pharmacy Technican Salary?

We receive many questions regarding the role of a pharmacy technician on our site. We have written a plethora of articles devoted to the subject, including a general overview of what it means to be a pharmacy technician, their many...

Tegretol (Carbamazepine Side Effects)

Tegretol (Carbamazepine) is an antiepileptic drug that has been around since the late 1960's. It has been hugely beneficial for the treatment of various types of seizures but is well known for it's potential for side effects, both minor and potentially serious. In this article, we discuss...

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Can You Get A Tattoo If You Take Accutane (Isotretinoin)?

Our pharmacist answers your question concerning whether or not you can get a tattoo while taking Accutane (Isotretinoin). 

Taking Fluconazole While On Birth Control

In this article, we examine how Diflucan (Fluconazole) affects birth control and what you can do if you need to take the two medications together.

By: Stacy Holcroft Pharm.D          April 14, 2017       Category: Antihistamines

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By: PharmacistAnswers Staff          April 6, 2017       Category: New Drugs

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Tapering Zoloft

By: PharmacistAnswers Staff          March 11, 2017       Category: Intranasal Steroids

By: PharmacistAnswers Staff          March 9, 2017       Category: Side Effects 

How To Switch From Prozac To Zoloft

In this article, we discuss Qudexy XR, a new formulation of the drug topiramate. Read our article to understand how well Qudexy XR works for migraines!


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What Are The Side Effects Of Flonase?

Flonase (Fluticasone) is one of the most popular steroid nasal sprays on the market today. Originally available only by prescription, it is now available over the counter (OTC) as two different formulations, Flonase and Flonase Sensimist.



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Does Qudexy XR Work For Migraines?

In this article, we discuss Qudexy XR, a new formulation of the drug topiramate. Read our article to understand how well Qudexy XR works for migraines!


Birth Control & Fluconazole
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By: PharmacistAnswers Staff       April 6, 2017       Category: Thyroid

Antidepressants With Plavix (Clopidogrel)

Many antidepressant medications can affect the clotting action of blood... and therefore can cause serious issues when taken with blood thinners. Are there any antidepressants you can take while taking Plavix (Clopidogrel)?


By: PharmacistAnswers Staff          April 5, 2017       Category: Interactions

Can You Take Biotin If You Are Having A Thyroid Function Test?

​In our latest question and answer, we discuss supplementing the vitamin biotin while having blood tests to measure thyroid levels.


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By: PharmacistAnswers Staff         April 17, 2017       Category: Interaction

Does Qudexy work for migraines?
Does Differin Gel OTC Work?

By: PharmacistAnswers Staff          April 2, 2017       Category: SSRI

How To Switch From Prozac To Zoloft

Taking Delsym & Sudafed Together

In this article, we examine how whether or not there is an interaction between the cough suppressant Delsym and the nasal decongestant Sudafed.

By: PharmacistAnswers Staff          April 7, 2017       Category: SSRI

Gabapentin Vs. Lyrica

In this article, we discuss the difference between two popular prescription drugs, gabapentin and Lyrica (Pregabalin).

Does Differin Gel OTC Work For Acne?

Our latest question concerns Differin (Adapalene) Gel, a product that was originally available only by prescription but is now available over the counter. Differin gel works differently than every other acne medication over the ​counter...




By: PharmacistAnswers Staff          March 11, 2017       Category: Topical Acne

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By: Brian Staiger Pharm.D          April 14, 2017       Category: Birth Control


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