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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Hypertension: Those symptoms can represent hypertension. Have you measured your blood pressure?
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Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
Withdrawal: Amlodipine withdrawal is a common if discontinued abruptly. To avoid side effects gradually taper down dose of the amlodipine. It is a temporary med ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leonard Spishakoff
Specializes in Addiction Medicine
Rash: The patch in itself can cause contact dermatitis , if you are smoking then all you re doing is increasing your nicotine in your body. To note nicotine ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
44 years experience Dermatology
None I'm aware of.: No medication or treatment is risk-free; but in my humble opinion, the risk you take by using nicoderm (nicotine patch) patch pales in comparison to t ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Roth
43 years experience Addiction Medicine
Yes: The nicotine patch works by replacing the nicotine from tobacco with a constant dose of nicotine administered through the skin by the patch. The side ... Read More
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Dr. Rakhi Dimino
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Same as nicotine: This product is the same as nicotine, just absorbed differently into the body. The side effects are the same as if you smoked cigarettes.
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
Call your doctor: With symptoms this complex, you owe it to yourself to call your doctor to help you make sense out of them.
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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
51 years experience General Practice
Scar tissue: Scar tissue at the surgical site probably pulling the surrounding tissue causing an irritation when you sneeze.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Requires exam: Defintely get a comprehensive physical examination with blood and urine testing.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Butler
21 years experience Family Medicine
See doctor: She needs to see a doctor and begin by giving a good history. Such as any trauma to the back or any injury. Then she can be examined and diagnosed and ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
40 years experience Clinical Psychology
Joints & Muscles: Please take a two-pronged approach. Start w/a visit to your doctor. You need to rule out or identify medical problems. Then ask your doctor about a ... Read More

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