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Can pravastatin cause pancreatitis

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Dr.   Ivan R. Rommstein MD

My son is bipolar and was just diagnosed with Pancreatitis . Could his meds be causing this? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan R. Rommstein ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Chobufo Ditah MD

My 22 year old son has had a pancreatitis attack back in march of 2014 and his lipase number was 50 .... Lipase # 5000. Just sent him home with that number cause pain was pretty much gone and college classes ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chobufo Ditah ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Vivek Chail MD

My 16 year old daughter has had pancreatitis twice in two years, after many tests including MRI no cause was found. I feel on both occasions it was caused by her doing 200 crunches in one go. Doctors ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vivek Chail ( Radiologist)
Dr. Hari Charan Perigela MD

Hello Doctor, I had a procedure that caused me to get pancreatitis . I have been on a liquid diet for weeks now with very little relief. Can you recommend anything to progress healing, pain relief ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hari Charan Perigela ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Grzegorz Stanko MD

the large intestine. I was caused by pancreatic cancer that was broken off the mass when I had pancreatic ... causing the blockage. Surgery removed the blockage but there was to much cancer to... View answer

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Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu MD

hi im a 30 yr old woman with recurrent pancreatis. my gi drs cant seem to find a cause.. im taking ... gastrophy due to the pancreatitis. so also taking protonix. pain is consistant but varies in degree ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.   Ivan R. Rommstein MD

Hi my fiance is in the hospitol right now he has pancreatitis...the doctors are not sure why...he doesnt drink excessively and had an ultrasound done to check for gallbladder stones, which came up ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan R. Rommstein ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu MD

Hi doctor!!! This is raja (21years/m). I m a patient of chronic pancreatitis. I had my first ... almost every possible treatment methods. But no one is able to identify the cause!!!!! ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. M Y Shareef MD

My friend Jill, 54, has had what she thought was pancreatitis. Swelling was so bad they didn t see mass on her pancreas. Plus she has leisions on her liver. What is her life expectancy. She has not seen ... View answer

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Dr. Diwashish Biswas MD

it could be pancreatitis again. They never found any cause when I was hospitalized previously and I didn ...I ve had 5 episodes of pancreatitis over the last 8 months and have been taking adderall for... View answer

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Dr.     Suresh Heijebu MD

could be pancreatitis

Dr.  Chobufo Ditah MD

Thanks for posting. The cause should be established first. Then pain medications to control the pains is the main stay of symptomatic treatmenet while the cause of the pain is masterminded. Also, avoiding...

Dr.  Satvinder Bakshi MD

hello , no there is no such medication , the treatment depends on the cause , please meet your doctor.thanks