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I am 8 weeks removed from lower back surgery. No continuing medications for this surgery. For High Trigs and sugar my endocrinologist has added Amaryl 1 mg and Tricor 145 mg to my daily regiment of Metformin 2000 mg and Levemire 80 unit. Cluster migraine headaches with aura started 2 1/2...
1 0 4 minutes ago
I have already been diagnosed with reactive hypoglycemia, I used to only have a low blood sugar episode about 1 1/2 hours after eating sugary foods. recently though I have been getting lethargy, body aches and tingling of my whole body with in 30 minutes of eating any sugary foods.
1 0 7 minutes ago
My last period started on the 25th of may ended on the 29th of may , then on the 5th of june by like 5pm ish I had unprotected sex , i couldn t get postinol till like 1pm the next day so I drank it and drank the second one at 1am. Fast forward to 12th of june, I wiped and saw a blood spot but...
1 0 8 minutes ago
I have been using replens for vaginal dryness. I am noticing a discharge that looks like wet white tissue in the opening of my vagina a day or so after using the replens. The product says that the dry skin will be eliminated. Is this the dry skin that I am seeing. This doesn t quite look like the...
1 0 9 minutes ago
I got sunburn on my legs last Saturday (it was overcast so I was out for 1.5 hrs) that evening my ankles and feet got swollen. They are still swollen, gone down a little and go down more overnight when I sleep but by the end of the night, they are swollen again. Is this from the sunburn and what...
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I am experiencing periodic swelling of my left ankle but there is no accompanying pain, soreness or heat in the area and again limited to the left ankle. I am 68 years old, have never been sick except for some bouts with Bronchitis and in excellent health with good muscle tone. Do you have any...
1 0 9 minutes ago
I have a quarter size skin inflammation that itches like crazy and will stick around for a month or two and then go away. This inflammation is on my shin and it reoccurs about once or twice a year in the same exact spot with the same exact symptoms. About 10 years ago, during the first occurrence...
1 0 10 minutes ago
Im and 2 Months late, I have taken several test some with faint lines others are negative. I am over weight considered obese III. I have a full feeling in my lower stomach with slight pain breast aren t sore by feel full. Can being over weight cause low HCG? Could I be pregnant or whats going on?
1 0 11 minutes ago
I had a routine colonoscopy today and the MD found 6 polyps ranging from 3 to 7mm in the sigmoid,descending and ascending colon.He is sending it out to pathologist and should hear back in 5-7 days.I m not sure how big 3-7mm is and should I be worried?
1 0 11 minutes ago
my 2 year old has a rash on his arms and head, we took him to urgent care and they were unable to tell us what it was... it has been hot and we have been putting sunblock on him (i think its an allergy to sunblock) the dr at urgent care tested him for scarlet fever and it came back negitive
2 1 18 minutes ago
Hi doc, my 7 month old son is having cough and blocked nose since last 3 days..my consulting pediac recommended mucolite drops 0.6 ml twice a day..we are.also using nasomist 3/ 4 times day..hi condition is not very better now nd today being sunday, clinics are closed..pl advise on what to do now
2 1 18 minutes ago
Hi.. I am 28 years old. I got acne on my face in this January and got my self checked in this month that is in May. I am diagnosed with pcod and fibroid of 18mm X 17 mm. Endometrial echocomplex is central. both ovaries are prominent. we are planning to conceive. Never tried before. Doctor...
2 1 18 minutes ago
I was given a full course of antibiotic therapy in 5 doses Azithromycin. I ve taken Azithromycin in the past and never had any problems. On the 4th day, Rash/hives appeared under my upper arms and on the side back area. I decided to go back to the doctor after I noticed a patch of skin...
2 1 18 minutes ago
Hi doctor I had a loose motion from thursday onwards. So i have taken yellow tablet to stop loose motion on thursday night and friday night(got from medical shop). Post to that, loose motion has been stopped. But motion itselft not coming. Dut to that, stomach is getting pain. Kindly suggest me...
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My hairfall started shedding in very high amounts from the past 1-2 mnth. I dont why but started losing much hair. To lose weight I started a diet plan and avoided rice completely, I completely rely on juices, eggs and legumes. Is that the reason for my hairfall.....? So what to do to STOP my...
2 1 18 minutes ago
I ve been having headaches and migraines. Plus my throat has been so sore for few days. I went to my dr and she said it was prolly a sinus infection... then today I found a tampon that has been in for 5 days. Should I go back to get checked or do these symptoms have anything to do with any of...
2 1 18 minutes ago
I have what seems like congested ears. They feel plugged and have impaired my hearing. Some days are worst than others. Not sure what to do. I hesitate to take decongestants because of an enlarged prostate and challenges with urinary functions. What do you recommend?
2 1 19 minutes ago
Bleeding and x was informed that I needed a colonoscopy. It was in a few weeks. What kind of diet should I be eating before . They told me about 2 days before. What is the best what I should eat until I have it. Thank you. Paula Anderson YYYY@YYYY This was written by her friend Julie Preston @...
1 0 21 minutes ago
My doctor recently put me on Meloxicam (15mg) for knee pain (arthritis). I have been taking daily for about a month now and my knee feels great. Is this drug safe to take every day or should I start lowering my usage? The only other daily drug I take is Lisinipril and a baby aspirin daily. Just...
2 1 22 minutes ago
My daughter has been taking Bactrim for 7 days. She has had a fever for the past 48 hours and today has developed a rash on her trunk and forearms with very flushed. We saw the pediatrician yesterday about the fever and she said to just give her Tylenol for the fever and continue taking the...
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