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Is pedialyte good for congested heart failure or diabetes

A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Minutes to decades: From minutes for CAD, after acute events, to decades for diabetes. It is dependent on many factors otherwise and proper treatment and diabetes control ... Read More

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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Simon
32 years experience Integrative Medicine
Congestive heart fai: Yes, your heart has to work harder to supply blood to all that extra weight through miles of extra vessels. It has a work load it can’t keep up with. ... Read More
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Lose weight: Obesity and diabetes are both important risk factors for heart disease. It is not easy, but losing weight is essential for reducing the load on your h ... Read More
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
30 years experience Internal Medicine
No: It is not common but could happen. Other considerations in addition to your risk from Obesity and Hypertension include Viral cardiomyopathy . Weight l ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ali Valika
20 years experience Cardiology
Evaluation by cardio: She needs to be evaluated completely by a cardiologist, with an echocardiogram as the first step, and laboratory data and exam. Depending upon the re ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Venkata Chilakapati
23 years experience Cardiology
End stage Liver fail: Unfortunately there is no absolute answer. It depends upon person to person and number of comorbidities and degree of comorbidities. In some people it ... Read More
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A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
73 years experience Preventive Medicine
Published: Medical literature indicates that a derivative of thiamine called benfotiamine protects diabetics from complications. Ask your doctor to look up paper ... Read More
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A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
23 years experience Family Medicine
SSRI: I'd start with an anti-depressant from the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor group that have shown to be beneficial in cases of vascular dementia ... Read More
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A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
37 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: On the severity of the CHF and the condition the heart is and how well it pumps so ask your cardiologist as he is best qualified to answer this questi ... Read More
A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sue Ferranti
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Depends....: People can be disabled from congestive heart failure if it is severe enough. If it is not too severe and/ or it can be controlled with medical therapy ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
25 years experience Internal Medicine
More fluid filled.: Congestive heart failure and atrial fibrillation, if anything, cause your lungs to be more fluid filled, not hyperaerated. Hyperaeration of the lungs ... Read More
A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kent
12 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Unsure without : Knowing what other medication you are speaking about. Benadryl (diphenhydramine) is generally safe with most medications, but to be cautious, can not ... Read More

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