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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Malina Milan
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Lopressor (metoprolol tartrate): You need to speak to your doctor about this. I doubt that the Lopressor (metoprolol tartrate) would have caused the 60lb weight gain. Other reasons ne ... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
47 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Weight gain: You need to speak to your physician (p) about your weight gain. Are you gaining water weight, edema (e), or are you gaining fat weight? If you are gai ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
47 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Safe to stop HCTZ (hydrochlorothiazide): Only your physician (p) can tell you if it is safe to stop your hctz (hydrochlorothiazide). You should speak to your p and ask your p your question, a ... Read More
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Dr. Ryan Stanton
17 years experience Emergency Medicine
MoniTor closely: monitor your BP closely. It will most likely not cause much trouble, but if you start to feel faint, pass out, or start having chest pain, you need to ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
47 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Substitution?: You need to speak to your physician (P) about your feeling bloated when you stop taking diuretics. Your P knows you best and is the one you should ask ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Steffy
13 years experience Family Medicine
Maybe : It really depends on how sensitive you are to the diet supplement ingredients. You should be monitoring your blood pressure, and stop the supplement i ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Austin Mackens
10 years experience Family Medicine
Not necessarily: Hydrochlorothiazide is a thiazide diuretic. Aldactone or spironolactone is a potassium sparing diuretic which intentionally allows your body to hold ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
28 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Unknown: Diuretics or "water pills" should not directly affect your breast milk production...But if it is dehydrating you, i suppose that it could. Talk to yo ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elden Rand
20 years experience Cardiology
Not unless symptoms: Young healthy females can run in this range. If you are lightheaded/dizzy with movement, then it may represent too vigorous of blood pressure control ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. STEPHEN GIROUX
39 years experience Pharmacology
WHAT PROBLEMS?: What kidney problems are you trying to prevent? Hctz (hydrochlorothiazide) is a diuretic which stimulates your kidneys to remove fluid from your blood ... Read More
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