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I have been sick since Dec 16 with congestive issues. On Mon Jan 29, I started feeling flu like with headache, body aches,& chills. I went to the Dr on Wed Jan 31. TheDr told me he thought I probably had pneumonia but that my lungs sounded pretty clear. He said he didn’t feel I had the flu...
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Hi, I m a native American woman, 40 years of age, I haven t bled for 5 years, and as of 3 weeks ago, I started spotting, now I m heavily bleeding, my doctor had me do some blood work and I have ultrasounds scheduled on Monday, but she had mentioned that my symptoms were of endometrial...
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This is a difficult question to ask. My boyfriend is having a difficult time holding an erection during sex. This is an issue we just recently had to deal with the past couple times. Prior to this we were having sex and with no issues. Any ideas of what might be the cause of this?
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About 4 months ago I started taking atorvastatom 10MG once/day. I recently developed unexplained discomfort in the forearm/elbow of my dominate arm. I do not recall any incident or activity to explain this and it has lasted more than a week. Should I be looking at this as a side effect or...
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I am currently on day 3 of metronidazole oral 500 mg every 12 hours for 7 days to treat bacterial vaginosis. I was seen in urgent care tonight for tmj pain and forgot to mention my prescription. I was prescribed Methylprednisolone 4 mg to help. Are these medications safe to take together and will...
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I had tummy tuck and liposuction 8 months ago. My stomach is hard on the inside and I have a big hard lump above my tummy tuck scar.with a small pouch .. I was thinking about more Lipo but the tissues are very hard...would that help... what about more massages? would that soften the tissue.. the...
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I have an area on my the inside of my left arm at the elbow that is red and swollen. It is sore and hot to the touch. It started two days ago and was only a couple inches wide. Now it is as long and wide as my hand. It is painful, though not extremely. What could this be? And can I wait until...
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Hello. I was recently diagnosed with Hyperthyroidism and Graves Disease. My physician s prescribed me 10mg Methimazole, 75mg Metoprolol and .5mg Ativan. Heart palpitations / rate, tremors and digestive symptoms have decreased, however, now I am having chest pains that radiate through my shoulders...
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I punctured my pinky finger with a serving fork tonight. It was very deep and blood was spurting out all over the place. It immediately started swelling and bruising and the bleeding stopped. I have a lot of pain and can t bend my finger. Will it be okay?
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My ankles swell. Not legs or toes, just ankles, especially my left ankle. I have flat feet and arthritis in my feet. I only salt when I cook no extra salt at the table. Swelling goes down at night and is worst in the evening. Wearing shoes with support helps. Blood pressure and heart rate are...
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My testosterone levels have been between 140-165 the last 6 months. I have seen all kind of doctors and nobody know why my testosterone levels are so low! I am only 34 years old. Is there maybe something we missed? I have been at oncologist and endocrinologist. Both have no idea why this is...
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I have a VERY PAINFUL large bump/lump on my butt cheek. It grew extremely fast and after about 2 days it popped a small hole in it while I was getting out of bed. It has been draining blood ever since and that was a day ago. I had a fever before it burst but that went away. Also, I have a...
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For about a month and a half now I ve been taking klonopin. At first I was taking 0.25 mg as needed but the last 2-3 weeks I ve needed to take 0.50 every evening. I need to stop them and my question is since I ve been taking such little dose for such a small period of time do I have to worry...
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I m having lower back pain, abdominal pain (maybe gas), I have had bowel movements some normal some loose with mucas (sorry). My blood pressure is elevated and I am Staying thirsty. I. Have vomited once. No fever. This has been going on for a week. I have taken acid reducers. I normally take a...
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I am female 37 years old Dx with Svts I was prescribed metoprolol 25 mgs I was taking the pills but I have discontinued due to exhaustion and blood pressure would get too low. I would also get dizzy, it did however slowed down my heart rate. Which is what is supposed to do slow down my heart...
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My 12 year old daughter developed a sudden persistent cough with nasal congestion. She does not have a fever. Cough medicine and decongestant does not releive the cough at all. She has a history of pneumonia (3x). She did not have a flu shot. I recently had bronchitis. Can this be pneumonia,...
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I just started taking Amlodipine 5 mgs daily and Took the first dose at night. I also purchased grapefruit before Knew Would be prescribed this durg. Is there anyway I coul safely take the Amlodipine and eat the grapefruit, or should I give the grapefruit away?
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Hello, i went to my salon to get my hair bleached yesterday. I have been getting it done every 6 weeks for a year now and they always use the same brand and same amount. Yesterday though, after rinsing my hair i suddenly felt sick and hot so i took an antihistamin immediately. Today i woke up and...
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I have swollen lymph nodes due to tooth infection. The swelling is preventing my mouth opening sufficient for the root canal procedure. The endodontist said there was an IM (Intramuscular) procedure or treatment that could bring relief fairly quickly. Are you familiar with this?
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Hello Sir, My 5 year old daughter was burnt 1 year back.she recovered from that burn..but the skin where she got burn (mainly in both the thighs )was damaged and looks like all the skin was stored in one place..kindly suggest which hospital /doctor i can take her. to get the detail idea ..i can...
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