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Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
See details: There are effective medications for a peripheral neuropathy including Gabapentin and Lyrica (pregabalin). Elavil does not prevent any swelling.

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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Kozminski
15 years experience in Neurology
I have had patients: on very low dose Amitriptyline with SSRI and none of them had any issues (knocking on wood); however, yes, I do always caution them about potential in ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alfred Forrester
41 years experience in Psychiatry
D/C it, or diet: Elavil (amitriptyline) often causes wt gain. If it could be replaced with another antidepressant, then have your md d/c it and replace it - but you'll ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Kumar
54 years experience in Psychiatry
Depression: I feel your distress. Amitriptyline is a medication for treatment of Depression. Sometimes, it is given for sleep problem. It may cause hearing voices ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
Possible.: If your doctor prescribed it, it could be reasonable.
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A 65-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
48 years experience in Addiction Medicine
Yes: there are no contraindications with any medication, as far as I know. Magnesium is found in many foods, and magnesium deficiency has become more comm ... Read More
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A 53-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience in Endocrinology
Sleep: Taking too many meds is never a good idea. That said, you need to clarify this with your doctor.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Bey
56 years experience in Psychiatry
No: Klonopin is a benzodiazepine used for anxiety restless leg syndrome seizures sedation etc. Norpramin (desipramine) is a second generation antidepress ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
39 years experience in Psychiatry
There is a drug : Interaction between Trileptal and valium. Valium blood levels rise in the presence of trieptal, so it is generally recommended practice to lower the v ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Ogletree
Specializes in Pharmacology
A PPI: or proton pump inhibitor decreases stomach acid. This is important in esophageal reflux (heartburn) or to prevent or treat ulcers.. CPDR stands for d ... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Omar Esponda
14 years experience in Internal Medicine
Dangerous combo: The combination of Ambien, Lunesta, (eszopiclone) Flexeril, Lexapro and Wellbutrin, can have dangerous consequences; such as an increased risk of CNS ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes: Yes, there are no interactions according to my reference Epocrates.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience in Endocrinology
Yes, but: Higher doses of melatonin can actually interfere with normal sleep. Take 0.3 to 1 mg. 90 minutes before intended sleep and see how you do. There is a ... Read More
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Douglas Bey
56 years experience in Psychiatry
Yes: Shouldn't cause any problems & hopefully it will help
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Kumar
54 years experience in Psychiatry
MedicationDependence: Combining Wellbutrin (bupropion) with Prozac may increase the risk of seizures. Wellbutrin (bupropion) can increase the blood levels of Prozac which m ... Read More
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A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
17 years experience in Family Medicine
Cialis is: recommended to be taken once every 24 hours at same time. Levitra (vardenafil) is recommended also to be taken once every 24 hours. So you can take ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Yes: These are ok.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Erik Messamore
23 years experience in Psychiatry
Yes, but...: Lexapro, (escitalopram) Lamictal, and Fish Oil are often co-prescribed. If fish oil is being used for therapeutic benefit, its good to know the EPA c ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Burns
36 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Please don't: Talk to someone you trust now, call your local crisis hot-line, go to the emergency room, but please don't you, or let a friend do that....Please!
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience in Internal Medicine
Can't compare: These medications have different mechanisms of action and can't be compared as to strength. Ranitidine does have a faster onset of action, however.
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vasudev Ananthram
31 years experience in Cardiology
Seems okay: It seems okay to take these medications even if you have minor kidney dysfunction. However your specific circumstance should be discussed with your d ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jonathan Shedler
13 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Yes: Everyone responds differently, but it is certainly possible to experience akathisia with abilify (aripiprazole). Talk to your doctor about your treat ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience in Psychiatry
Both effective: Both fluoxetine and escitalopram are effective antidepressants, but people vary in what works best for them. Your psychiatrist will adjust your dose ... Read More
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