Exalgo vs Opana

Exalgo
(Rx)
Opana
(Rx)
Exalgo is a pain relief medication (opioid).
Opana is a pain relief medication (opioid).
Satisfaction Score
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3.5
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.6
Moderately Satisfied
Concern level
1.2
Helpfulness
for Pain
2.7
Concern level
1.2
Approval Date
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March 1, 2010
April 2, 1959
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
1,569 Discussions
11,146 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#3 for Chronic Pain
#4 for Migraines
#5 for Severe Pain
Exalgo is prescribed for Pain and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#2 for Chronic Pain
#4 for Severe Pain
#5 for Sedation
Opana is prescribed for Pain and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Exa
Dizziness
4
Dry Mouth
3
Euphoria
2
Lack Of Sleep
1
Sleep Disorders
1
Stomach Problems
1
Burning
1
Rash
1
Suicide
1
Nightmares
1
Opa
Nausea
6
Dizziness
2
Stomach Problems
1
Dry Mouth
1
Impotence
1
Diabetes
1
Sleep Disorders
1
High Blood Pressure
1
Suicide
1
Rash
1
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Exalgo
Exa
Opana
Opa
Dizziness
Exa
Opa
4
2
Dry Mouth
Exa
Opa
3
1
Euphoria
Exa
Opa
2
0
Lack Of Sleep
Exa
Opa
1
0
Sleep Disorders
Exa
Opa
1
1
Stomach Problems
Exa
Opa
1
1
Burning
Exa
Opa
1
0
Rash
Exa
Opa
1
1
Suicide
Exa
Opa
1
1
Nightmares
Exa
Opa
1
0
Nausea
Opa
Exa
6
0
Dizziness
Opa
Exa
2
4
Stomach Problems
Opa
Exa
1
1
Dry Mouth
Opa
Exa
1
3
Impotence
Opa
Exa
1
0
Diabetes
Opa
Exa
1
0
Sleep Disorders
Opa
Exa
1
1
High Blood Pressure
Opa
Exa
1
0
Suicide
Opa
Exa
1
1
Rash
Opa
Exa
1
1
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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Not Available
C Category C
Before taking Opana during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Exalgo and alcohol.
When taken with alcohol a rapid relaese of the drug might occur and may be potentially deadly.
Method of use
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Injection, Pill
Dosages
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No methods of use & dosage information found
Tablet: 5 mg, 10 mg
Solution: 1 mg/mL
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
Avoid alcohol while taking narcotics as it may increase their toxicity.
Ingredients
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Hydromorphone Hcl
Oxymorphone Hcl
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Exalgo and Opana: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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