The Flying McCoys by Glenn McCoy and Gary McCoy

The Flying McCoys

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  1. Miny Boy

    Miny Boy said, about 2 years ago

    Heh, I recognized some of those meds, you’re old dude.

  2. JoeStoppinghem

    JoeStoppinghem GoComics PRO Member said, about 2 years ago

    Sounds more like sorcery.

  3. Tigdi

    Tigdi said, about 2 years ago

    He should be taking prilosec or zantac, not both. The same is true for crestor and lipitor. Abilify and cymbalta likely would not be prescribed together either. No wonder he’s cranky, he’s overmedicated and then some!

  4. junieb

    junieb said, about 2 years ago

    I’m just glad he didn’t say Viagra or Cialis.

  5. StCleve72

    StCleve72 said, about 2 years ago

    I was on statins and anti-cholesterol meds and after reading the side-effects, opted for a vegan diet. Six months later blood tests came back and I got off those drugs, lost weight, cut my food budget. People can take control of their lives if they’re willing to change, at least that’s been my experience. Do I miss pizza? Yeah, in theory. But I’d miss my health even more if I lost that.

  6. CrackOfNoon

    CrackOfNoon said, about 2 years ago

    Sounds like his drug pusher is getting rich.

  7. Jolly1995

    Jolly1995 GoComics PRO Member said, about 2 years ago

    The pharmaceutical companies ads should be banned from tv!!!!! They are totally obnoxious!!!! Thank goodness for the mute button!

  8. neverenoughgold

    neverenoughgold GoComics PRO Member said, about 2 years ago

    My wife is a retired RN. She would tell stories of patients she assisted who were taking such a huge combination of drugs, the doctor would occasionally put the patient on a drug holiday; i.e., under strict supervision, he would stop virtually all the meds the patient was taking.
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    Then, he would gradually reintroduce the patient to the same or alternative meds one at a time. Although it sounds risky, in virtually every case, the patient improved, and ended up taking far less meds than when he/she came to the hospital.

  9. corpcasselbury

    corpcasselbury said, about 2 years ago

    @Miny Boy

    Trust me, you don’t have to be old to need to take any of these medications. Chronic medical conditions can strike anyone at any age.

  10. corpcasselbury

    corpcasselbury said, about 2 years ago

    @StCleve72

    A vegan diet? How do you manage to get enough protein with that kind of diet? And having pizza as an occasional treat will not ruin your health. As I have so often been told by my health care professionals, moderation is the key.

  11. Dat1guy

    Dat1guy said, about 2 years ago

    @neverenoughgold

    That’s a good doctor.

  12. louieglutz

    louieglutz said, about 2 years ago

    @StCleve72

    you need to reorder your priorities.

  13. GROG!

    GROG! GoComics PRO Member said, about 2 years ago

    I guess I won’t tell you to take a pill. You take too many as it is.

  14. Jim Kerner

    Jim Kerner GoComics PRO Member said, about 2 years ago

    @Jolly1995

    I believe that in Canada they ban these commercials and will not show the ones from the USA. The late Allan Sherman wrote a song called, “Headaches”. Headaches, Headaches. Aspirin commercials give me headaches. Just when I’m feeling chipper as you please. That’s when they show me all my sinus cavities!

  15. amethyst52

    amethyst52 GoComics PRO Member said, about 2 years ago

    Typical American, don’t change your life style, lose weight, get more exercise, just take more PILLS!!!! He sounds like he needs a Midol though.

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