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Megace for cachexia

Premium Questions

Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

by injection once a month. I've lost 50lbs in 10 months because I have Cachexia & I have no desire to eat whatsoever, all foods taste terrible to me. The Cachexia Syndrome took away my desire to eat & left... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Chobufo Ditah MD

What do you know about HZ for cancer patients suffering from cachexia? My brother is skin and bones now from chemo and radiation for esophageal cancer. He was saved but is severely malnourished ... View answer

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

Hi XXXX, I want to know what the drug Megace is given for and how does it react with other medicines Pam also what are side effects of this drug? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivo Ditah ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Grzegorz Stanko MD

for confirmation? 6- What is cancer cachexia? Do I have it? Are there any blood markers to detect it? 7- Should I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Grzegorz Stanko ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Chobufo Ditah MD

doctor wants to prescribe Megace to stimulate her appetite. She was in the hospital two weeks ago with pneumonia that wouldnt respond to antibiotics. She is 88. Does megace sound like a good idea? YYYY@YYYY ... View answer

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

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Dr. Deepak Sundriyal MD

Case history:- 72 years old patient a sizable intra-abdominal mass occupying the right hypochodrium. Ultrasonography and Ct scans gave the impression that the mass may be extrapancreatic or related to the uncinate process.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Deepak Sundriyal ( Oncologist)
Dr.  Meher Lakshmi Konatam MD

My wife is suffering from swelling from cachexia due to her lung cancer..We are trying to heal her with natural treatments. We have been giving her 1000mg MSM, 500mg vitamin c powder, and d-ribose twice a day ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Meher Lakshmi Konatam ( Oncologist)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

Hello, why was my patient vomiting melaena stools? In aged care, being treated for a spinal abcess, 2 # vertebrae, moderate vascular dementia. Bowels moved daily. Cachexia secondary to oesophageal ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr.   Abhay A Mali MD

is continuing to loose weight. How do we know if he has cachexia? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Abhay A Mali ( Diabetologist)
Dr. Naveen Kumar MD

breathing , fatigue , and general not feeling well. Can not tell if this is associated with my IBS/cachexia ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)

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Dr.  Divakara MD

HI Welcome to HCM Cyproheptadine doesn't contain Marijuanna but it is used as Appetite Stimulant who are suffering for Anorexia ( extreme loss of appetite) , cachexia ( extreme loss of weight ) and not to...

Dr. Thashli Thankachen MD

Unicar is Ubidecarenone or ubiquinone or more familiarly Co-Enzyme Q10 this is a supplement that is taken for general well being it is been prescribed for a variety of conditions : diabetes, IHD, cachexia,...