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Can You Safely Take Cold Medication While Taking Femara
Yes, separately: My main concern is the possibility that the magnesium that is an ingredient in the airborne could reduce the availability of the gabapentin. Some sources talk of twenty percent reduction, I am not sure if that would translate into anything that would be noticeable to you. You would do best to to space it out and take the Gabapentin at a completely different time 2 hours or more apart. Stay safe! ...Read more
None: No medicine in general is safe for any condition. It is the amount of a medicine that makes it medicine or poison. Medicine always has the potential to harm. In medicine, it is always about weighing the benefits vs. potential risks. In many situations the benefits of taking a certain medication are extremely high versus potential harm - but that potential to harm is always present. ...Read more
Yes, no "D": Most medications are compatible with breastfeeding. We need to consider the effect on the baby, the effect on you and the effect on the milk supply. The antihistamines have long been considered compatible with breastfeeding. The only caveat is the effect on the milk supply. The "d" in some preparations (like zyrtec (cetirizine) d) is pseudoephedrine, which decreases milk supply. ...Read moreSee 6 more doctor answers
Ask obstetrician: All anti-anxiety drugs are level c teratogens which means they have potential for birth defects. I would check with your obstetrician about which medicine would be best during pregnancy. If you have to take anti anxiety medicine, it is best to start in third trimester of pregnancy. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: There are no significant interactions.Get a more detailed answer ›
It can be: Letrozole (femara) is an anti-estrogen that tricks the brain (pituitary) into making more fsh which can increase the number of eggs produced in a cycle. It is not as effective as ivf or injectable medications and is usually used in women younger than age 40 for infertility. Please see: http://www.Asrm.Org/medications_for_inducing_ovulation/ for more information. ...Read more
Is it safe to nurse my daughter while taking IUI medications (femara, progesterone, injectables)?
Nursing & hormones: An fat soluable compound can be transmitted through breast milk. If you are taking these medications i suggest that you switch to bottles. ...Read more
Discuss with you MD: It depends on what you mean by "vacation". How long you are thinking to stay off the femara (letrozole)?. Since i don't know any other information- such as the staging- the goal of therapy, your tolerance etc, i would suggest you to discuss this matter with your oncologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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I stored femara (letrozole) at 50 f, even though the leaflet says it has to be stored at 77 f. (short term between 60 and 90 is ok). Can i still take the tablets?
Yes: As long as the package date has not expired. ...Read more
Very helpful: Femara or Letrozole is an oral ovulation induction medication. It works sometimes when Clomid (clomiphene) doesn't. It also helps pregnancies to occur when Clomid (clomiphene) fails. It seems to be very helpful especially in patients with pcos. The pregnancy rates are similar to Clomid (clomiphene) but the side effects are less and the multiple pregnancies seem to be also less. ...Read more
Yes: You can use both together since they work by different mechanisms,although that would be rather unorthodox. Usually it is one or the other. For more info: www.AskYourGynecologist.org ...Read more
Ask your doctor: This is a medication that selectively inhibits enzymatic conversion from androgen to estrogen and is used to treat breast cancer or to induce ovulation. I'm not sure what you are using it for but your doctor would be the best one to explain to you why he/she wants you to wait 1 month before starting it. ...Read more
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