Dr. Gregory Seagraves

Pharmacology
Bogart, GA
19 years experience male

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Bogart, GA

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150 Cleveland Road Ste A, Bogart, GA
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Pharmacology

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English

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78 Answers
49 Agrees
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
HCV: Yes, avoid alcohol. But, also discuss treatment options with a gastroenterologist or infectious disease specialist.
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Splitting a Viagra (sildenafil): Yes, viagra (sildenafil) is not sustained release. Since it is immediate release, it is ok to split it. In fact, i sometimes recommend that a patient ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Vitamins: Since most alcoholics suffer a vitamin b deficiency, a good vitamin b complex and vitamin b-12 is a good place to start.
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Yes: As long as you are taking the Simvastatin by prescription and are being followed by your physician it should be fine. Be sure to report any unusual mu... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Lower a1c: Watch your diet and comply with your diabetes meds.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Fishy smelling urine: You should consult a physician. The smell could be the result of a urinary tract infection. Certain drugs and foods can also cause that smell.
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A 92-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Infection: Sometimes this type of eye infection can be caused by dry eyes. The physician will probably reevaluate you in 2 days, which is the reason for the 2 da... Read More
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A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
High blood pressure: I recommend that you speak with your physician. Different hypertensive meds work in different ways.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Illness: I recommend you either see a physician or go to the hospital immediately. Sounds like you may be dehydrated.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Depends: It depends on many factors.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
GERD: It may by gerd (gastroesophagel reflux disease). This could cause damage to the esophagus. You should by evaluated by a physician.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Maybe: Oral T3 (liothyronine) may be what you need. However, you should consult an endocrinologist.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Zoloft (sertraline): Renal function will also affect the elimination of zoloft (sertraline).
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A member asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Yes: Yes, that combination is fine. Just be sure to eat something before taking the Ibuprofen to buffer and protect your gut.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Stool softener: Colase (docusate sodium).
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Yes : Since there is less of a chance of drowsiness with the 2nd generation antihistamines like claritin, (loratadine) you can virtually take it anytime dur... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Yes: Yes, but you should also have your physician evaluate you. If it's a sinus infection you have, you may need an antibiotic as well.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
No: Not by drinking alcohol. Drinking may only help to cause damage to your liver.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Libido: Testosterone is the main hormone that is thought to be responsible for libido. However, if a woman's other hormones (estrogens and progesterone) are o... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
No interactions: While there is no interaction with the diovan, (valsartan) i don't know if tattooing would trigger your panic attacks. In addition, you may want to pu... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Diclofenac: Diclofenac is in a class of drugs known as nsaids (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs). Ibuprofen is also in this class. These drugs inhibit enzyme... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
HCV test: Hemolysis should not affect the hcv pcr test. You should still get an accurate viral load count. Of course it will affect the rbc, mcv, hmc, and other... Read More
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A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Viagra (sildenafil): You shouldn't take another tablet for at least 24 hours. Next dose, try crushing or chewing the viagra (sildenafil) tablet. In some men, the tablet do... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Drug interaction: I'm assuming your doctor and pharmacist are aware you are taking both these medications. The combination can cause an increased release of norepinephr... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Yes : Yes, but it's usually alternated with other inhaled antibiotics such as Cayston or colistin.
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Sodium Bicarbonate (sodium bicarbonate) : Sodium bicarbonate (sodium bicarbonate) in water has an alkaline ph (above 7). Sodas usually are acidic (ph = 2.5 - 4.5). If your goal is to neutraliz... Read More
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Yes: Yes and drink plenty of water with the Mucinex (guaifenesin) for better results.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Nuvaring: It's fine. Nuvaring can be stored at room temp, 77f, for up to 4 months and excursion to 86f are permitted.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Alcohol and Cymbalta (duloxetine): An occasional drink may be ok. However, frequent drinking while on Cymbalta (duloxetine) may potentate the risk of liver damage.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Depends: It depends. If the problem lies in your absorption of cholesterol then Zetia (ezetimibe) may work for you.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Salt craving: There are several reasons for craving salt. Dehydration, addison's disease, thyroid disfunction, and iodine deficiency are some reasons. Your family d... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Maybe: Maybe, but not always. You should have an evaluation by a gynecologist.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
No: As long as you swallow the iron well before or after to inhale the Flovent (so you don't choke on the iron tablet), you should be fine. There is no dr... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Peroxide: Peroxide can damage good tissue, so it would be better to clean the area with betadine or chlorhexidine.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Tylenol (acetaminophen) an Tigan: Sure, there is no drug interaction with this combination.
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Infection: Sounds like you may have an infection. You should have it evaluated by you physician asap.
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Possible: While it is possible that hormonal change may affect the character of your menses, large clots are rare. I recommend you see your gynecologist to be e... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
HCV antibody: It indicates that you've been exposed to the hcv. You should be evaluated by a gastroenterologist or infectious disease specialist.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Kenalog (triamcinolone): It is triamcinolone which is a steroid.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Yes: It works well with many patients.
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
None : Tpoab inhibits the conversion of T4 to t3 (liothyronine). This should have no effect on the unborn child. However, you should discuss this with your o... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Probably not: If you are iodine deficient, taking iodine may help.
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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Don't panic : One time won't hurt. Just try to avoid doing that again.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Allergy: Yes, allergies can develop at any time.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Yes it may interfere: Almost everything interferes with absorption of thyroid. If you have been drinking the soy drink with the thyroid, but your doctor thinks the levels l... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Synthroid (thyroxine): Synthroid (thyroxine) could cause this; however, it is unlikely since you've only been taking it for a week -- with the exception of the nausea. The a... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Erectile Dysfunction: A possible side effect of Codeine is erectile dysfunction. This effect should be gone in 24 to 48 hours after he discontinues the codeine. However, pa... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Mechanism of action: Interferon Alpha 2a is a protein similar to infection fighting proteins released by white blood cells. Ribavirin is a prodrug that resembles purine RN... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Yes: Ask for the oral dissolve tablets to avoid throwing them up.
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Stop the vinegar: Since vinegar is acidic, using it may not help you neutralize the stomach acid. In addition, Prevacid (lansoprazole) is degraded rapidly in an acidic ... Read More
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Seagraves is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Seagraves is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! I Have Been Treated Successfully But Have Had 3 Pet Deaths In Six Months And Am Drinking
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You are one of the doctor who answer my question with in minutes thanks so so much
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Thanks for your quick reply! Great, I will ask my primary care doctor.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Georgia College of Pharmacy
Graduated 2004MD

Awards

Top Pharmacologist, Second Place, Georgia - Summer
2013
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