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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Williams
17 years experience Pharmacy
Hard to answer: Usually, ulcer healing takes around 8 weeks. However, many people need to take it for longer periods. Do speak with your physician and don;t just cont ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Rafoth
50 years experience Gastroenterology
An hour or two: Probably an hour or so as it has to be absorbed first. And then a while to begin to decrease acid production.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. You Sung Sang
30 years experience Gastroenterology
48 hours: It takes a delayed-release proton pump inhibitor like Nexium (esomeprazole) that long to reduce acid enough in your stomach to be noticeable.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
25 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Check with your GI!: Your gastroenterologist should determine that. Chronic ppi use has been linked to gastric lymphoma and should only be used when clearly indicated and ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernard Laitman
42 years experience Internal Medicine
Few months: Only out for several months but seems to be very effective for irritable bowel with constipation as primary symptom..Tested for a long time as per fda ... Read More
A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bryant Cary
7 years experience Pharmacology
Maybe: Long term abx can cause a few things to happen. As the number ; kind of bacteria in your GI tract change, it can cause diarrhea etc. Also, it selects ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
Suboxone: The serious reactions include respiratory depression, respiratory arrest, bronchospasm, anaphylaxis, angioneurotic edema, hypotension, bradycardia, se ... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Anxiety: See that you are treated for anxiety & take celexa and wellbutrin (bupropion). Do you also have depression since you are on wellbutrin (bupropion) ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Naftulin
33 years experience Pain Management
Yes: Similar to other nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs (nsaids), Meloxicam can be taken for prolonged periods of time. Do not exceed the prescribed dosa ... Read More
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A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. William A Biermann
45 years experience Medical Oncology
No time limit: It really depends upon its benefit to your husband. Men with metastatic disease can have long term benefit.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
Some people do: Some people do stay on antidepressants for many years, depending on the symptoms they experience without them. Talk with your psychiatrist about this ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kathy Nieder
39 years experience Family Medicine
Just depends: You could simply resume your previous cycle pattern, you may have a delay in beginning your next cycle or you could have more cramping or bleeding. Of ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Prakash Ettigi
50 years experience Psychiatry
Yes.: You can safely stop it and most people will have no problems. To be extra careful you can break the tablet in half and take a half tablet for 2 days a ... Read More
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Geffner
53 years experience Endocrinology
Depends: Should be soon. If you are taking it for a pituitary prolactin producing tumor have your endocrinologist give you cabergoline.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Desipramine: As long as your doctor monitors you heart status, no worries.
A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Henry Jacobs
65 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Several years: bausch and lomb the eye care people promote this and they are a pretty reliable company. whether the vits can prevent or improve macular degeneration, ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Blumenfield
56 years experience Psychiatry
Talk w ur doc: You could be feeling some relief now. Talk with your doctor . He or she may want to increase thedosage
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
Zero published: Some women do use sam-e for pmdd, but so far there is no published clinical research documenting effectiveness. Using it for this condition would be ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Yes, but: The longer you take the medicine, the more prone you are to have rare side effects. Nonetheless, there are conditions that require long term use and m ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
39 years experience Psychiatry
With your 70 pound: Weight gain you should have a sleep study to rule out sleep apnea. I wouldn't recommend anything be changed without consulting your psychiatrist. Best ... Read More
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A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Tyson
38 years experience Pain Management
Prednisone is generic: Prednisone is a generic drug. It has lots of bad side effects when used chronically. The best bet is to talk to your primary care doctor or pulmonolog ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Safe.: There is always a balance between risk and benefit of meds. Generally inhaled steroids are safe as the amount absorbed systemically is small and the ... Read More
A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Margaret Hayes
31 years experience Family Medicine
Three Months: Livial is a combination estrogen and Progesterone combination that is not currently available in the U.S. It is typically used to treat post-menopaus ... Read More
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