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Hello Doctor. After years of trying creams for my skin condition, the only one that clears my sores is Trimovate. My Doctor gave me a prescription this week for Trimovate, but I cannot get it at any chemists here in Newcastle. I have been looking on line to see if I could buy it. I am a 64 year...
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Hello! I’m a 28 year old female... Used to be very active and I still eat well... I say ‘Used to be’ because back in August I started Getting this chest pain, and it’s been a snowball effect since then. I have zero energy and a plethora of very strange symptoms that don’t seem to go together...
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My 7 year old son has intense pain on the left side of his lower belly. He says that he can not move out of bed. He has been complaining of stomach pain at night only for the past few days, but it was never this severe. I assumed it was gas. I have given him Motrin. Should I take him to the...
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I have had sudden onset of shoulder pain and then severe cramping in my left leg with swelling and tingling in my face and hands. And know pain in my jaw and locking in my jaw and leg. I ve been treated with an antibiotic and the symptoms went away but begin again the day after my last pill? I...
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I accidentally started to brush my child s teeth with cortisone 10 yesterday. Most of it slid off of the toothbrush and into the sink. That s when I realized what it was. I immediately wiped and rinsed his mouth out and used toothpaste afterwards. Today he s a little feverish but acting normal....
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I am on several meds for Wegeners granulomatosis...Coreg, Mepron, Losartan, Amlodipine, Synthroid, calcium, Vitamin D, etc and was concerned about interactions of these drugs. I am sleep deprived now...2=4 hours a nite, food tastes like cardboard and I am holding fluid in the legs. Have stage 3...
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I have a mass at the top of my right thigh, in the front, just below the crease area. It s been there for months, but lately has increased in size and seems to be extending in a horizontal direction. It s painful to sleep on that side and causes me to wake up; it is a dull ache and spreads. The...
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Hi, can I answer your health question? Please type your question here... I have a swollen knee that I thought was from excessive work around the house. It’s now spread to my ankle and foot. And today my opposite hand has 2 swollen fingers. I can barely walk and need help getting out of bed to go...
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I am in severe pain with bloating and abdominal distenstion went to Er room yesterday I was constip[ated today I had 6 bowel movements and thought I would get relief I still have cramps contractions and bloating and gas I have a history of IBS no one seems to have a great answer for relief they...
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Hi. My mom has currently been prescribed Trimethoprim, but according to medications to avoid Dilantin while taking this medication. The Dr has said it s to not treat a UTI, after reading information pertaining to Trimethoprim, I m not understanding. Also, side effects of having a possible thrush...
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I had bad sulfur taste and loots of burping that smelled real bad, then vomiting a lot of flem every hour thru the whole night maybe six times along with four or five time of green disaraha. This began on my second Week of the 1.8 dose. I got a call from my doctors office and they said to go back...
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I had lower back nerve ablation done this morning and I was told not to take my Metformin 500mg ER; I took it at about 1:30pm. My blood sugar at 8:47am was 143. I just tested again and my blood sugar is 307! I tested twice with different finger and fresh equipment. I just took my evening dose of...
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I have had supposed inner ear labrinthitis diagnosed over 2 years ago. I took Meclazine pen, reduced valium, + only have had maybe12-20 debilitating episodes since. Mild episodes require no medications. Currently have debilitating vertigo, slight dizzy, nausea, extremely sensitive to sound and...
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It is since last year that I experience lower abdomen pains. I had twice transviginal ultrasound. I still experience pain inside my lower abdomen and I experienced also frequent urination last week, although she had given me pain relievers and antibiotics. The obstetrician advised me to have...
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What would make my stomach get bigger and my vulva get real big and heavy. I had a blood clot in my leg 20 years ago they put a stent in one side and they cut open the groin and repaired it. I was doing some exercises standing up and in 3 days my stomach was noticeably larger then I noticed my...
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I am not sure what is going on . I have been to two doctors about this problem and they either do not know what the problem is or they do not want to help ? This all started with a case of food poisoning from a spoiled piece of roast beef. After violently throwing up for 24 hours my throat has...
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I am a rectal cancer survivor and since then I have very little bowel control causing me to have into se bathroom episodes daily. My Castro doc is suggesting this injection to help instead of taking opium tincture or percocet daily, would this help or correct my problem?
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I am 65 yr old female with relatively good health. ht 5 3 wt 180- I know I have high cholesterol and triglycerides but unable to take statins because of severe side effects in legs and feet. I received diagnosis today of Hollenhorst plaque in my left retina. There was an air of urgency that I get...
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Hi doctor, I have multiple stone in gallbladder, thyroid, and pcod . Taking homeopathy medicine for all ...for few days I am noticing pink dry patches on my skin. So my question are.... . Can stone be dissolve? . Have I cancer symptoms? . Is pomegranate harmful for me ? . what should I eat and...
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Hi there, I m wondering how long it will take before you see side effects from medication. I have been on Valsartan for about 9 weeks now and have noticed in the last 10 days that my arms and legs feel like they re encased in cement when I get up from sitting. I take 40mg per day and I m...
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