Clonidine use can cause the symptoms of anxiety, agitation, and muscles aches to diminish, it can be very helpful during opioid withdrawal treatment. In addition, it can even minimize issues with the flu-like symptoms normally associated with this syndrome (NLM). Unfortunately, though, this has led to some misuse where the medication itself is concerned, and dangerous consequences can sometimes result. It is important to take the drug carefully.
Anexsia is a combination product containing hydrocodone and acetaminophen. One of the most dangerous risks associated with taking Anexsia is overdose. Even a single large dose [of an opioid drug] can cause severe respiratory depression and death. Overdose caused by these drugs is extremely serious, and an individual experiencing it will need to be rushed to the hospital immediately for treatment. As a result of the acetaminophen in the drug, liver failure is also a possibility.
Halcion is the brand name of the medication triazolam, a benzodiazepine. This medication is prescribed to treat insomnia and can be very effective, although when abused, it can cause serious side effects. In some cases, psychotic symptoms can even occur. Kidney and liver problems can also sometimes occur in those who take Halcion and have experienced issues in these areas before. It is important to discuss every possible complication with you doctor.
One of the biggest risks associated with this medication is misuse. Methadone is an extremely physically addictive drug,” which is why its use is highly regulated in specifically licensed clinics. Certain effects associated with methadone can be very dangerous. Because the drug is an opioid, a person can still overdose on it, which means that shallow or no breathing, coma, and extreme drowsiness are all signs of an overdose. Idividuals may experience seizures as a result of this medication.
Panacet is one of the many brand name drugs containing acetaminophen and hydrocodone. Alcohol may increase your risk of liver damage while taking acetaminophen,” and it can decrease your respiration as a result of the hydrocodone and alcohol combining. Large doses of Panacet can cause severe respiratory depression to the point where the individual stops breathing. Liver failure can also result from large amounts of acetaminophen being taken.
Palladone is a brand name, extended-release medication containing hydromorphone, a powerful opioid drug. Palladone use can have certain risks, especially those associated with high doses. Overdose, whether accidental or purposeful, can cause severe respiratory depression, which can end in coma, brain damage, and even death. Decreased sexual desire, hallucinations and seizures could be a sign of dangerous reactions to the medication.