Demerol 100 mg belongs to phenylpiperidine drugs and is a narcotic(opioid) medicine used for pain relief that is prescribed for a short period. The Food and Drug Administration approved it for moderate to severe pain treatment. This pill has meperidine hydrochloride as an active ingredient. Besides, the World Health Organisation enlisted this drug in the Essential Medicine for being the most effective and safe medicine till 2003. It functions by altering the pain perception and eroding sensation to feel that pain. That results in a sense of well-being and calmness impacting the limbic system as well as producing a euphoric feeling.
Abrupt discontinuation may produce withdrawal symptoms these are restlessness, lacrimation, rhinorrhea, yawning, perspiration, chills, myalgia, mydriasis, irritability, anxiety, backache, weakness, abdominal cramps/pain, insomnia, nausea, anorexia, vomiting, diarrhea or high BP, heartbeats. It is advised to increase or taper your dose gradually by a low amount.
One should never crush or inject after mixing a D 27 W Round White Pill with liquid because it can result in death. Also, Individuals with hypersensitivity to meperidine must avoid using this medicine in any form as it may result in exacerbating the health condition. May even cause death within 14 days of consumption. This pill has interaction potential so avoid coadministarting it with various medicines/drugs as CNS depressants can have unwanted consequences like depression and sedative activities.
It acts like a morphine substance that can produce impairment in mental and physical ability. Asthmatic patients and patients with renal, pulmonary, and hepatic impairments. If patients have convulsion-related issues using this pill may aggravate preexisting convulsion problems.
Patient monitoring is vital during the treatment course Denmerol may cause the patient to go into a coma. It could be life-threatening for infants.