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A 47-year-old female asked:

Been through a number of tests, narrowing in lower leg/ankle area but they dont believe the redness, swelling and pain in my foot is from that, happens mostly in warm weather, need ideas on what to look into?

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Dr. Hiep Le
Dr. Hiep Leanswered
Nephrology and Dialysis 44 years experience
Are you taking any medication? If yes, can you list them?
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Dr. Hiep Le
Dr. Hiep Le commented
Nephrology and Dialysis 44 years experience
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Nifedipine might cause your current problem, especially if it is bilateral. If so, please ask you doctor change Nifedipine to BP med not in the category of dihydropyridine calcium channel blocker.
Apr 29, 2021
Last updated Apr 29, 2021


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