Medication Alerts

THE FOLLOWING DRUGS CONTAIN ASPIRIN, NASAID’s OR OTHER SUBSTANCES WHICH CAUSE BLOOD THINNING AND ARE NOT COMPATIBLE WITH SURGERY.

As new drugs are continually being brought to market, please view the following list as merely as a guide. You are urged to contact Dr. Novack, your physician or your pharmacist prior to taking any medications in advanced of your surgery.

DO NOT TAKE ANY OF THESE SUBSTANCES 30 DAYS PRIOR TO AND 30 DAYS AFTER SURGERY UNLESS APPROVED BY DR. NOVACK OR YOUR PHYSICIAN.  IF YOU TAKE OR HAVE TAKEN ANY OF THE FOLLOWING SUBSTANCES WITHIN 30 DAYS, YOUR SURGERY MAY HAVE TO BE CANCELLED.

NSAID’s:Aches-N-Pain
Advil
Aleve
Anaprox
Haltran
IBU-Tab
Medipren
Midol 200
Motrin
Nasprosyn
Nuprin
Pedia Profen
Rufen
Trendar
Voltaren
ALSO AVOID:Alcohol
Red Wine
All Herbal Medications
Anti-Inflammatories
Cortisone Medications
Diet Pills
Relafen
Vitamin E 
Aspirin & OTC Aspirin Containing Medications
Aspirn-ASA OTC-Drug W/Aspirin
Anexsia w/Codeine Momentum Alka Seltzer regular
Anodynos Norgesic Alka Seltzer Plus Cold
APC Norwich Anacin Tabs/Caps
Ascriptin with Codeine Norgesic Forte Arthritis Pain Formula
Axotal Tablets Orphenogesic Arthropan Liquid
Azdone Oxycodon Ascriptin Tabs
A.S.A. & Codeine P-A-C Ascriptin A/D Tabs
B-A-C Pabalate-SF Tabs Aspergum
Bexaphene Percodan Aspirin Tabs 5 Grain
Bufferin w/Codeine #3 Percodan-Demi Tab Bayer Products
Buffinol Persistin BC Tabs & Pwdr
Buffaprin Phenapehn Bufferin(arthritis)
Cheracol Propxyphene Cama Arthritis Pain
Cephalogesic Presalin Children’s Apirin
Damason-P Robaxisal Tabs Congesprin Chew. Tabs
Darvon-N with A.S.A S-A-C Tabs Cope Tabs
Darvon Compound –65 Saleto Coricidin Tabs
Darvon Pulvules Salocol Dristan
Darvon A.S.A. Pulvule SK-65 Doan’s Pills
Dia-Gesic Soma Compound Ecotrin tabs
Disalcid Supac Empirin Tabs
Dolprin #3 Tabs Synalgos-DC Caps Excedrin Tabs/Caps
Doxaphene Talwin Compound Tab Measurin Tabs
Duragesic Tolectin Midol Tabs
Easprin Triaminicin Niacin
Empirin with Codeine Trilisate Tabs & Liquid Pepto-Bismol
Emprazil Trigesic Sine-Off
Equazine M Ursinus Inly-Tabs Sinutabs
Feldene Zactrin St. Joseph Aspirin
Fiorinal Tabs Zorprin Tabs 4 Way Cold Tabs
Fiorinal with Codeine Micrainin Tabs Vanquish
Fiorgen PF Meprobamate
Fiogesic Mobigesic
Gelpirin
Gemisyn
Indocin
Lortab ASA
Magan Tabs
Magnaprin
Marnal
Methocarbamol