Pain

Pain after surgery

(Postoperative pain)

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All Medications for Pain after surgery

  • Phenergan
    (promethazine)
    Prescription only

    Phenergan (Promethazine) is used to treat and prevent nausea and vomiting from surgery, motion sickness, or pregnancy. While it's cheap and available in different forms to make it easier to take, it can make you feel very sleepy, and its side effects mean that children under 2 and adults over 65 shouldn't take it.

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    • Available dosage forms:
    • Pill
    • Liquid
    • Suppository
  • Kapvay
    (clonidine)
    Prescription only

    Clonidine is a non-stimulant option to manage ADHD symptoms and behaviors, but it can lower your blood pressure.

    • Available dosage forms:
    • Extended release
  • Ketorolac
    Prescription only

    Toradol (Ketorolac) is an okay medication for some types of short-term pain, but don't take it for longer than you really need it.

    • Available dosage forms:
    • Pill
    • Injection
  • Neurontin
    (gabapentin)
    Prescription only

    Neurontin (Gabapentin) is an old seizure disorder medicine that's now used to treat nerve-related pain caused by different conditions.

    • Available dosage forms:
    • Pill
    • Oral solution
  • Voltaren
    (diclofenac sodium)
    Prescription only

    Voltaren (Diclofenac Sodium) works well for pain and causes less upset stomach than other NSAIDs.

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    • Available dosage forms:
    • Extended release
    • Cream, gel, or ointment
    • Eye drops

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