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bigtree Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-15-10 08:36 PM
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29. The one time I did (when I thought I had a brain tumor)
I was prescribed this medicine in a high dose.
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  -I get a sinus headache or a migrane, this is the only medicine that helps bigtree  Jan-15-10 07:48 PM   #0 
  - an aside, the best sinus cleanser ive ever seen is pepper spray  vadawg   Jan-15-10 07:50 PM   #1 
  - nettie pot  bigtree   Jan-15-10 07:52 PM   #4 
  - Oh, a Snottie Pot. My sister gave  asjr   Jan-15-10 08:18 PM   #20 
  - Try the Sinus Rinse from Neilmed  rucky   Jan-15-10 08:48 PM   #35 
  - Sorry, No  RobinA   Jan-16-10 09:03 PM   #65 
  - They work quite well.  backscatter712   Jan-16-10 01:28 AM   #44 
  - completely useless... I am with the OP, Pseudoephedrine is one of the few things  JCMach1   Jan-16-10 02:03 AM   #45 
  - I use one of the ones that lets you push the water through  dorktv   Jan-16-10 09:04 PM   #66 
  - OK... I'll ask.  Blue-Jay   Jan-15-10 07:54 PM   #5 
  - Maybe he can't get a date any more often than that?  gkhouston   Jan-15-10 07:56 PM   #7 
  - rofl, nah my wife just uses the taser on me, its quicker, less cleanup and is immediate :)  vadawg   Jan-15-10 07:58 PM   #12 
  - i am in law enforcement, and work in a very violent career path  vadawg   Jan-15-10 07:58 PM   #9 
     - Nothing like a slight breese coming back at ya.  1awake   Jan-16-10 06:23 AM   #50 
     - And duct tape as a restraint is still illegal.  dorktv   Jan-16-10 09:04 PM   #67 
  - My mom used to snort salt  proud2BlibKansan   Jan-15-10 08:02 PM   #15 
  - This is stupid  Warpy   Jan-15-10 07:51 PM   #2 
  - Typical overreaction just to look tough on drug abuse  DJ13   Jan-15-10 07:52 PM   #3 
  - That, and maybe contributions by 'business men' who sell other drugs?  havocmom   Jan-15-10 08:25 PM   #23 
  - Really? It makes my migraines worse. Excedrine does the trick for me.  Edweird   Jan-15-10 07:56 PM   #6 
  - I'm with you  Caretha   Jan-15-10 08:16 PM   #19 
  - I have wicked sinus and migraines too  HillbillyBob   Jan-16-10 06:10 AM   #49 
  - Excedrine helps me too, but it is a real trick to avoid rebound  hlthe2b   Jan-15-10 08:41 PM   #32 
     - I've dealt with mine strictly OTC. For me, it's all about prevention/early intervention.  Edweird   Jan-15-10 08:53 PM   #39 
  - bigtree, try excedrin migraine. works on both, spectacularly.  robinlynne   Jan-15-10 07:56 PM   #8 
  - thanks  bigtree   Jan-15-10 07:58 PM   #10 
  - I won't go anywhere without my bottle of Excedrin Migraine  proud2BlibKansan   Jan-15-10 08:03 PM   #16 
  - Excedrin always made me violently ill  havocmom   Jan-15-10 08:27 PM   #25 
  - I can't take excedrin either.  Pithlet   Jan-15-10 08:36 PM   #28 
  - ....taken with Diet Pepsi  la la   Jan-15-10 08:46 PM   #34 
  - I get horrible migraines..Excedrin does nothing for me! except make me sick to stomach  flyarm   Jan-15-10 09:56 PM   #41 
  - Tylenol with pseudoephedrine is the only thing that stops my headaches  Lydia Leftcoast   Jan-15-10 07:58 PM   #11 
  - Jesus Mary and Joseph  Pool Hall Ace   Jan-15-10 07:58 PM   #13 
  - I you go to the doctor these are much better solutions.  rwheeler31   Jan-15-10 07:59 PM   #14 
  - The one time I did (when I thought I had a brain tumor)  bigtree   Jan-15-10 08:36 PM   #29 
  - Think of the children, won't you?  Fumesucker   Jan-15-10 08:06 PM   #17 
  - What a complete, blithering asshole that man is.  aquart   Jan-15-10 08:06 PM   #18 
  - He's not quite right about California  begin_within   Jan-15-10 08:20 PM   #21 
  - "Not quite right" or "completely idiotically wrong"?  hvn_nbr_2   Jan-16-10 12:58 PM   #59 
  - Alka seltzer plus  elfin   Jan-15-10 08:21 PM   #22 
  - In Seattle I have to sign for it and show ID, and I'm limited to 2 boxes of 24 ea.  gateley   Jan-15-10 08:26 PM   #24 
  - Same for me in Montana, with the added caveate that it is a 3 hour drive to get to where it is sold  havocmom   Jan-15-10 08:30 PM   #26 
     - Only a very few drugstores sell it here, but I don't have to drive 3 hours! That  gateley   Jan-15-10 08:45 PM   #33 
  - I agree with this, meth kills  crazyjoe   Jan-15-10 08:33 PM   #27 
  - so does booze, but they know prohibition doesn't work  havocmom   Jan-15-10 08:39 PM   #31 
  - it most certainly does make sense, when there are alternitives  crazyjoe   Jan-17-10 10:59 AM   #74 
  - But there are other, less draconian  verges   Jan-16-10 12:50 AM   #42 
  - After experiencing  Caretha   Jan-16-10 07:42 AM   #54 
  - No, there is not literally a meth epidemic in this country.  Flaneur   Jan-16-10 01:07 PM   #62 
     - OK, you convinced me, methamphetamine should be sold  crazyjoe   Jan-17-10 11:13 AM   #75 
        - no one said "completely harmless"  Lex   Jan-17-10 11:19 AM   #76 
  - Weird. Back when I used to use Ephedrine (not the pseudo stuff), I'd get migraines.  parasim   Jan-15-10 08:38 PM   #30 
  - Have you ever tried Imitrex? It is the only thing that helps my migraines.  BrklynLiberal   Jan-15-10 08:50 PM   #36 
  - I take Topamax, an anti-seizure med, for my migraines - it's a freaking miracle  REP   Jan-15-10 09:50 PM   #40 
     - When I had insurance I used that. It was amazing.  BrklynLiberal   Jan-16-10 01:48 PM   #63 
     - There are generics now. The side effects getting used to Topamax were nasty,  gkhouston   Jan-16-10 09:32 PM   #68 
     - Yeah, I didn't like the side effects either, but for me they got better with time.  Pithlet   Jan-16-10 09:51 PM   #71 
        - Yes, most of my side effects went away after a few months, but the first six  gkhouston   Jan-17-10 09:10 AM   #72 
     - Topamax has worked very well for me, too.  Pithlet   Jan-16-10 09:48 PM   #70 
  - I miss  femrap   Jan-15-10 08:51 PM   #37 
  - You know we overmedicate..because big pharma is only  HillbillyBob   Jan-16-10 06:48 AM   #51 
     - ephedra doesn't come from  femrap   Jan-16-10 10:35 AM   #55 
  - Omg - I live on Advil Cold and Sinus because it's the only thing that works - I already feel like a  jillan   Jan-15-10 08:52 PM   #38 
  - If you can't get your hands  LatteLibertine   Jan-16-10 01:01 AM   #43 
  - Fluconazol is genaric anti fungal  HillbillyBob   Jan-16-10 06:51 AM   #52 
  - PBS did a lengthy report on meth a few years back. Here's what they found out about the cold drug...  Hekate   Jan-16-10 02:04 AM   #46 
  - What is worse, your sinus headache or the problems caused by meth  Taitertots   Jan-16-10 02:13 AM   #47 
  - Dumb. It's irritating enough having to show ID.  Norrin Radd   Jan-16-10 03:24 AM   #48 
  - Ditto--this is the only way I can sleep at all n/t  eridani   Jan-16-10 06:54 AM   #53 
  - Why a prescription.  Statistical   Jan-16-10 10:58 AM   #56 
  - By all means, lets continue the failed program of deprivation instead of addressing  Greyhound   Jan-16-10 10:58 AM   #57 
  - can you buy it online and have it delivered right to your door?  Motown_Johnny   Jan-16-10 11:00 AM   #58 
  - hold the phone  treestar   Jan-16-10 12:59 PM   #60 
  - Weed works miracles on migranes.  WilliamPitt   Jan-16-10 01:02 PM   #61 
  - lol  bigtree   Jan-16-10 08:46 PM   #64 
  - There's no reason to require a prescription for this shit  Sebastian Doyle   Jan-16-10 09:38 PM   #69 
  - You aren't getting enough vitamin B  itsrobert   Jan-17-10 09:17 AM   #73 
 

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