What is Butalbital APAP Caffeine ?

Butalbital, acetaminophen, and caffeine combination is used to relieve symptoms of tension (or muscle contraction) headaches. Butalbital belongs to the group of medicines called barbiturates. Barbiturates act in the central nervous system (CNS) to produce their effects. Acetaminophen is used to relieve pain and reduce fever in patients. It does not become habit-forming when taken […]

What Side Effects May I Notice From Receiving Butalbital APAP Caffeine ?

Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible after you take Butalbital APAP Caffeine.   allergic reactions like skin rash, itching or hives, swelling of the face, lips, or tongue anxious breathing problems confusion fast, irregular heartbeat redness, blistering, peeling or loosening of the skin, including […]

Why Does Fioricet Work for Headaches?

What causes headaches? Doctors don’t fully understand what causes most headaches. They do know that the brain tissue and the skull are never responsible since they don’t have nerves that register pain. But the blood vessels in the head and neck can signal pain, as can the tissues that surround the brain and some major nerves […]

Are there any negative side effects of the pain killer Butalbital apap Caffeine?

Butalbital/acetaminophen/caffeine (Esgic, Floricet, Phrenilin Forte, Zebutal) is an inexpensive drug used to treat tension headaches. It is more popular than comparable drugs. It is available in multiple generic and brand versions. Generic butalbital/acetaminophen/caffeine is covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but some pharmacy coupons or cash prices may be lower. Are there any negative side effects of […]