Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties
178 Doctors Online

By proceeding, I accept the Terms and Conditions

Dr. Andrew Rynne
MD
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

HCM Blog Instant Access to Doctors
HCM BlogQuestions Answered
HCM Blog Satisfaction
Doctors waiting to answer your question
Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi
MD
Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi

General & Family Physician

Exp 6 years

Dr. Suresh Heijebu
MD
Dr. Suresh Heijebu

General & Family Physician

Exp 9 years

Dr. Vaishalee Punj
MD
Dr. Vaishalee Punj

General & Family Physician

Exp 16 years

Dr.Raju
MD
Dr.Raju

General & Family Physician

Exp 11 years

Dr. Kiran Kumar
MD
Dr. Kiran Kumar

General & Family Physician

Exp 11 years

Dr. Arun Prasad
MD
Dr. Arun Prasad

General Surgeon

Exp 35 years

Defibrillator plus side effects after surgery

Premium Questions

Dr.   Suresh Heijebu MD

, or should he be concerned about serious medication side effects? ... of a defibrillator. He is taking a number of medications which seem to be contraindicated according to drug ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Suresh Heijebu ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

last fall and in February was started on the regimen again. I had no side effects the first cycle ...I'm taking rifampin plus two other antibiotics for nontuberculin mycobacteria . I took these drugs ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr.  Suresh Heijebu MD

and exercises almost daily. He had back surgery about 5 yrs. ago & has very Little pain. After many tests ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Suresh Heijebu ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Deepak Anvekar MD

I had a defibrillator put in 2 yrs ago after a TIA Nothing has ever happened since then Should I have it removed I had a defibrilllator put in 2yrs ago after a TIA as they found my heart beating too ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Deepak Anvekar ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ilir Sharka MD

I HAVE BEEN RECCOMENDED TO HAVE MY ACID DEFIBULATOR PACEMAKER REPLACED PLUS LEADS FROM MY ORIGINAL PACE MAKER 2005, THE NEW ONE WILL BE MEDTRONICS AND WILL BE MRI COMPATIBLE,I AM HAVING ATRIAL ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilir Sharka ( Cardiologist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Aditya Bhabhe MD

MY HUSBAND HAS HAD HEART ATTACK AND THEN QUADRUPAL BIPASS THEN HAS A PSCEMAKER AND DEFRIBULATOR FITTED NOW THERE I A QUERY ON HIS BLOOD TESTS FOR HIS KIDNEYS SAYING THEY NOT WORKING AS WELL AS THEY WERE BEFORE HIS H/A AND... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Aditya Bhabhe ( Nephrologist)
Dr. Rakesh Madhyastha MD

negative side effects? Thanks you, Hank Orberg ... after the episode. A couple of year later, my electrophysicist implanted a difibillator which ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakesh Madhyastha ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Blerina Pasho MD

My brother in law, age 83, has a defibrillator implanted. He has been suffering from multiple, strong shocks, to the point that he was hospitalized over the weekend. The only advice he was given ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Blerina Pasho ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Blerina Pasho MD

I have just had a defibrillator surgery and my manual doesn t say anything? about being able to use ... after using it. The company is medtronic. thanks in advance for all the good answers! ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Blerina Pasho ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Tushar Kanti Biswas MD

and lumbar stenosis. He had triple bypass surgery at least 20 years ago. He went to the emergency room and was admitted to the hospital. After some tests he a v Fib and was stabilizes with drugs. as the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Tushar Kanti Biswas ( Internal Medicine Specialist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Omprakash Ashokrao Deshmukh MD

no risk, no side effect

Dr. Narender Saini MD

No there are no such side effects

Dr. Ronald Schubert MD

Bariatric surgery Risks, infection, bowel obstruction or leakage, bleeding, incision not healing or blood clot formation . That is risks from the surgery alone. After surgery there can be weight...