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I took my husbands pills instead of mine- I immediately

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Customer: I took my husbands pills instead of mine- I immediately induced vomiting and I saw his pradaxa and what I think is his half of lisiniprol but I did not see his tamsulosin .04mg cap or his memantine 10mg he has lewy body dementia and is 20 years older than me. I am 63 and did not yet take any of my pills
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Customer: i take enalapril, lyrica an asprin and a lot of vitamins since i had gastric bypass several years ago, I also take paxil again i took none this a m
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Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 11 months ago.

Hi there,
This is Dr Basu, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.
I am here to address your concerns and provide great service.

I understand your concern.

Pradaxa and aspirin are both blood thinners.

Hence you do not need to take aspirin today.

Lisinopril and enalapril are both similar in action.

Hence, no need to take enalapril.

FLomax also lower blood pressure.

Usually not serious, but you should monitor your BP if you feel dizzy.

Memantine should not cause any immediate side effects from one dose.

You can continue with your lyrica and paxil as usual without problem.

No need to panic.

You should be fine.

Do not induce vomiting any more as that cause injury to your esophagus.
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