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Do medications for ac joint injury cause dry mouth and rash?

I am on several medications for an ac joint injury, lately ive been getting severe dry mouth, drinking upto 6 litres a day of water and still thirsty, i now have a rash on both my fore arms, im exhausted all the time. is this just a medication thing? or should i be worried
Fri, 18 Oct 2019
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Your symptoms seem to be related to side effects of the medication. The rash can be related to an allergic reaction. I suggest using antihistamines such as Cetirizine 10 mg daily. I also suggest to review with your doctor the medication due to the side effects.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi, General & Family Physician
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