Demerol (Meperidine hydrocloride)
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What is Demerol (Meperidine hydrocloride) and how it works?
Demerol (Meperidine hydrocloride) belongs to the class of medications known as narcotic analgesics (pain relievers). It is used to treat moderate-to-severe pain associated with many medical, surgical, obstetrical, and dental procedures. It works to decrease pain by acting on the brain to increase pain tolerance. Meperidine works very quickly and will usually begin to relieve pain within 15 minutes. This medication should not be used to treat chronic pain.
This medication may be available under multiple brand names and/or in several different forms. Any specific brand name of this medication may not be available in all of the forms or approved for all of the conditions discussed here. As well, some forms of this medication may not be used for all of the conditions discussed here.
Your doctor may have suggested this medication for conditions other than those listed in these drug information articles. If you have not discussed this with your doctor or are not sure why you are taking this medication, speak to your doctor. Do not stop taking this medication without consulting your doctor.
Do not give this medication to anyone else, even if they have the same symptoms as you do. It can be harmful for people to take this medication if their doctor has not prescribed it.
How should I use Demerol (Meperidine hydrocloride)?
The usual adult dose of meperidine is 50 mg to 150 mg taken every 3 to 4 hours, as prescribed by the doctor and as necessary for pain.
The dose for seniors should be reduced to reduce the potential for adverse effects.
This medication may be habit-forming if taken for extended periods of time. It should not be used for longer than 2 days. Do not take this medication in higher doses or for a longer period of time than prescribed by your doctor.
Many things can affect the dose of medication that a person needs, such as body weight, other medical conditions, and other medications. If your doctor has recommended a dose different from the ones listed here, do not change the way that you are taking the medication without consulting your doctor.
It is important to take this medication exactly as prescribed by your doctor. If you are taking this medication regularly, and you miss a dose, take it as soon as possible and continue with your regular schedule. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule. Do not take a double dose to make up for a missed one. If you are not sure what to do after missing a dose, contact your doctor or pharmacist for advice.
Store this medication at room temperature, protect it from light and moisture, and keep it out of the reach of children.
Do not dispose of medications in wastewater (e.g. down the sink or in the toilet) or in household garbage. Ask your pharmacist how to dispose of medications that are no longer needed or have expired.
WHAT ARE THE POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS OF Demerol (Meperidine hydrocloride)
Get emergency medical help if you have signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Opioid medicine can slow or stop your breathing, and death may occur. A person caring for you should seek emergency medical attention if you have slow breathing with long pauses, blue colored lips, or if you are hard to wake up.
Stop using meperidine and call your doctor at once if you have:
- weak or shallow breathing, slow heartbeat;
- severe drowsiness, feeling like you might pass out;
- confusion, mood changes;
- tremors, muscle movements you cannot control, or a seizure (convulsions);
- low cortisol levels–nausea, vomiting, loss of appetite, dizziness, worsening tiredness or weakness.
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