Helped Over 500,000 patients with 98%+ satisfaction.

Connect & Get Personalized 1-to-1 Answers from Expert Doctors

DoctorSpring > Question Home

One of my friends took and over dose of pain killer tablets. What to do now?

Resolved Question:

Dear doctor,

One of my friends took a heavy (I think so) over dose of pain killer tablets. He ate about 15-20 crocin tablets and combiflam at the same time. He is just getting a stomach ache and nothing else. That too happen while drinking water. Is there any problem with this? Can this pain be stopped anyway?  Please reply as soon as possible.

Category: Community

Ask Your Own Question

Category: Internal Medicine Specialist
 25 Doctors Online

Thanks for your question, This is a matter of emergency and nothing else. Take him to a doctor as soon as possible. Pain killers on an overdose can damage liver and its functioning. It can also cause bleeding in stomach, at times. This can be fatal also, at times. The pain he is experiencing may be due to the internal bleeding. Get a complete checkup and medical aid.

Dr. Steve Merris
Category: Internal Medicine Specialist
Medical School - New York University
Internship in Internal Medicine - Beth Israel Medical Center
Residency in Internal Medicine - Beth Israel Medical Center
Fellowship in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine - Columbia University Medical Center
Dr. Steve Merris and 4 other Medical Specialists are ready to help you

Users who read this, also read:

Make informed and better medical decisions.

Join the 500,000 people who found a smarter, quicker way to get Answers, Recommendations & Expert Opinions.

Expert Doctors at fingertips

Recommendation on next step. Second-opinion.Multi-specialty.

Save Time

Average time for answers: 6 hours.

Save Money

$35 for typical specialist consult vs. $120 for a local appointment.

Free Follow-ups

Clarify, ask further questions for free in private conversation.

100% Satisfaction

Money back guarantee for the 1st reply. MEDNET Quality Board.

Start My Consultation



Doctor Spring is a novel online Doctor consultation platform where you can get your medical questions answered by leading Doctors. Just Submit your question and rest assured that you will consult a Doctor easily. Once you submit the question, the Doctor from the concerned specialty will reply within hours. You can always ask more questions or add details with follow-up question options and make it an online doctor chat. You may use this service to consult a specialty or for getting medical second opinion. All paid services come with a MEDNET quality assurance and 100% money back guarantee.

DoctorSpring in news