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I am taking prednisone to alleviate scar tissue on lower lungs. I also have COPD, PAD, heart disease and Stage 4 Kidney Disease. Per my Dr., the protocol has been as follows: 40mg perday until symptoms improve (which was 20 days), then decrease to 30 mg per day for 3 days, and then 20 mg per day...
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My daughter has been taking hydroco/apap since Thursday May 11 for pain from getting her tonsils taken out, she has developed a rash on her stomach, side and back and it is itching. This is the only side effect from the list of this medicine she is having. Should I take her to the ER.
2 1 2 hours ago
Hi m married girl age 29 1 year married and failed to conceive .I have consult doctor and she told me that I have prolactin level 32.my weight is 74 kg.I have done every thing exercise walk and vegetables fruits diet but failed to lose weight.doctor recommend me dopergin half at night .now my...
2 1 2 hours ago
I am supposed to take lisinopril 5mg twice daily. I forgot this morning and took it when I got home from work. Three hours later, I went to take my cholesterol medication (before bed) and I accidentally took the lisinopril again. Am I in any danger?
2 1 19 hours ago
Regarding Reglan: if this drug is given after surgery to prevent nausea, can this drug stay in the body for several weeks and then produce side effects like urinary incontinence, involuntary movements of the arms, legs and head, slurred speech, dry mouth and fatigue?
2 1 19 hours ago
I have been on Letrozole for 5 years. In the last month, I experienced a 50% hearing loss in my left ear and also a floater to my right eye. I am 62 years young and seeing an ENT who did an MRI (neg) and put me on Predisone with no change. Could these changes be due to my breast cancer drug?
2 1 19 hours ago
Hi - Today I was prescribed prednisone 2 tablets per day 20 mg for Laryngitis with difficulty swallowing. I took the first dose at 9:00am this morning and it opened up my throat so i can swallow without any pain. It’s 2:45am EST now and now my throat is very sore and it’s hard to swallow again....
2 1 19 hours ago
I have been on Prolia for a year and last Monday, I had my 3rd injection. on left side of my eyes I felt something bit my on left side on my eye, this afternoon I see a bomp under my eyes toward my cheekbone. Not sure if this is insect byte or side effect of Prolia. What should I do?
2 1 19 hours ago
Hi, I have recently started taking spironolactone for adult acne. I started at 50 mg once daily in the morning, but now am at 50 mg 2X daily, morning and night. I also take vyvanse daily for my ADHD. I have noticed a decrease of effectiveness of my vyvanse since starting Spiro, and after some...
2 1 19 hours ago
my dentist pull my tooth three days ago and gave me amoxicillin to take three times a day till gone, now i m having what seems like cramps on my left side of my tummy it almost fell like menstrual cramps, is this oe of the side effects? he also gave me ibuprofen.
2 1 19 hours ago
Hi. I was prescribed Imitrex for migraine and took it for the first time about two hours ago. I ve been feeling lightheaded and my arms are weak. Resting pulse seems harder/faster than usual. I feel slightly drunk . Is this normal for Imitrex, or am I having a reaction?
2 1 19 hours ago
I have to take a brain MRI. Been taking it for 25 years. But now I m taking codeine because of the end of a cold. I take versed sedative during the MRIs. Is there any bad interaction between codeine and versed? Between codeine and the contrast used for a brain MRI? Thank you.
2 1 20 hours ago
Hi, can I answer your health question? Please type your question here... Hi . Im taking lamisil tablets for 5 months now. With no side effects. Liver enzymes are fine. My toenails are looking great. But there is still a little left. Not fully grown out. How long do I have to take this pill for?
2 1 20 hours ago
Hi I have type2 diabetes. I was just prescribed a medication called invokana. I ve seen scary information about the medication. So I m scared and hesitant to take it. I don t know what to do. Should I take it or should I not? Is it safe? Please help.
2 1 21 hours ago
Because of constipation and blotting , i have been taking cremaffin syrup 2 times per day for 14 days with tablets of sodium picosulfate. I have now lot of gas and flatulence and abdomen cramps, should i stop cremaffin and picosulfate tablets? Thank you
2 1 21 hours ago
I have been taking metformin for a month now . Once a day before breakfast . I don’t take it because of diabetes but to help weight loss. (Recommended by my doctor) so now since Ramadan is here and I have to fast. I have to eat food at 4am then no food or water until 9pm. So how should I take my...
2 1 24 hours ago
I got a tick bite about 12 days ago. Did not think anything of it as I work outside and have had many ticks. Two days ago I started feeling really bad. Went to Urgent Care. Treating me with Vibramycin. Now have burning sensation in my lips and face just like the sensation at the bite site. Have...
2 1 24 hours ago
I have been diagnosed with neuropathy and gabapentin was perscroibed. I took it last night and am off center and out of balance. It still having an effect even though I took it At 10pm last night. I don t think I can take it cause I live alone and live independently. I don t feel I can drive my...
2 1 24 hours ago
Hi, Iam Jyothsna. My son is 14 years old and he feels dizzyness in the morning and when he plays more. We started observing this from past one month. Local doctors did some checkups and confirmed that everything is fine. But doctor suggested to use Mazetol 200 medicine and Nurokind,Medocal Syrups...
2 1 1 day ago
I had several Botox injections 3 weeks ago. I have never had an adverse reaction to these migraine-relieving shots. This time, however, I had severe pain below my right ear, down to my jaw. I had pain at the injection sites on my head along with swelling and itchiness. My dr. Wants me to take...
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