Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

water retention blisters

A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Pritsiolas
22 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Depends on cause: Need to determine if lymphedema or edema. Lymphedema does not respond well to diuretics, whereas edema does. If not lymphedema, make sure you do not ... Read More
2
2 thanks
Dr. Jack Rubin
48 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Edema: You seem to have some real problems with either your cardiac or kidney function. See a cardiologist and get an echocardiogram to see if you have a low ... Read More
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cyma Khalily
35 years experience Psychiatry
WATER RETENTION: Yes there can be water retention with prednisone as well as increase in appetite with steroids. I am not sure what happens after just 1 dose but 20mg ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Venkata Chilakapati
23 years experience Cardiology
Edema: Edema/water retention could happen either in heart failure or renal failure or hypoalbuminemia or liver failure. You need to undergo systematic work-u ... Read More
Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
Many questions?: Where is the edema? Is it dependent (gravity related?). Is it unilateral (just affecting one side?) does it improve during the night? What is your ser ... Read More
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Not related to accid: Your symptoms are not related in any way to your accident you say you have been evaluated by 30 plus doctors and nobody can find what is causing your ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alok Agrawal
34 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Salt restriction: Restrict salt and fluids. Use diuretics if still needed if there is some other abnormality.
1
1 thank
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steve Montoya
47 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Less water intake: Less water intake.
3
3 thanks
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Poleszak
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Pitting edema: When you press your ankles they are marks -deeping of the skin.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
No : It can cause abdominal distension (because it draws fluid into the intestines) and diarrhea but not fluid retention in your lungs or legs.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Webber
32 years experience Cardiology
Binge?: Depends what you are binging on. I assume you mean alcohol. This shouldn't cause water retention, for alcohol is a natural diuretic ie it makes you ur ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amanda Stream
15 years experience Critical Care
Many things: The list is virtually endless and may be different for each person. In general however, foods high in sodium can lead to water retention as can high ... Read More
A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
48 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Edema and diazepam : Taking diazepam is an unlikely cause of edema formation. Go this link: ehealthme.Com/ds/diazepam/water+retention and you will find that about 0.12 pe ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month