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Is Morphine The Best Painkiller For Kidney Stones Can I Have Some For Home
The kidneys are paired organs that lie on either side of the vertebral column. Part of their critical functions include the excretion of urine and removal of nitrogenous wastes products from the blood. They regulate acid-base, electrolyte, fluid balance and blood pressure. Through hormonal signals, the kidneys control the ...Read more
Hello Doctor. I am wondering if it is safe and effective to take a painkiller like Vicodin to help with the pain of a urinary tract infection. Thank you! ?
Urologist gave me prescription for generic flowmax to possibly help with constant passing of kidney stones and pain, is it safe for women to take, side affects
See below: Flomax, (tamsulosin) and other so-called uro-selective Alpha blocker medications, are used to treat urinary symptoms in men with enlarged prostates. While they are not fda-approved for treatment of stones, research shows that they increase passage of stones from the distal ureter, and i would consider their use for this to be standard of care. They may cause dizziness or low bp, but are safe for both genders. ...Read more
In chronic pain from stone in bile duct.What is the best pain med to take until i see a specialist? I will be asking for suggestion pain med fromp.C.P
Pain: There is no quick fix online. The pcp would be best bet. If urgent, go to er. ...Read more
Will Keflex be effective in treating a UTI? Can I take that along with Pyridium (phenazopyridine)? I am suffering from a UTI and have a full perscription of both meds.
Do u know of a homemade remedy for a kidney infection as I can't afford to go to a doctor, the pain is excruciating!!
UTI Natural Remedy: You likely will need antibiotic treatment, given the amount of pain you describe. To help your self, drink cranberry juice, about 3 cups per day, and drink another 3 liters of fluid per day. Evacuate your bladder frequently. Call HealthTap Prime doctor on call, you can get an antibiotic from HealthTap Prime doctor. ...Read more
Is ureteroscopy safe for 3mm kidney stone in lower pole for me? How much chances are there of complications? How soon will i be able to sail?
I had a gout attack for the first time and a physician has given me diclofenac and chymotrypsin for it. I can't find if they are relevant to this?
Drink lots of water: That is the home remedy for passing kidney stones. ...Read more
Is there any pain reliever for back pain for scoliosis for pregnant woman. I mean those we can maintain daily which for severe pain which can't harm?
Appliance: Pregnant 24yo w. "severe" back pain & scoliosis seeks relief. Loose-ligament joints sublux. Sacroiliac joint, SIJ, subluxation attends pregnancy in women w. Hypermobility Syndrome & Andry Vleeming's studies have demonstrated that SIJ belts relieve back pain in pregnant women. Women w. Hypermobility Syndrome commonly have functional scoliosis that is present standing & absent prone. Gravity Rules! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Unbearable: This is on pain you never forget so donot even think of suffering. ...Read more
Taking ketorolac, oxy/acetaminophen, flomax, (tamsulosin) zofran to manage kidney stone. No bm for 48 hours. Is this too long? What can I do to have a bm?
Suppositories: YOu can get some glycerin suppositories to help bm. the constipation is from the oxycodone. If you will need it longer start on some bisacodyl and take as instructed on bottle. I would not worry for not having a BM is 48 hours. This is not unusual in the case of narcotics. Best wishes ...Read more
Sir, for my normal gas problem can I take renitidine while on isotretinion for acne? If not which group of antacid will be best for me during the drug
U can take: Ranitidine(histamine 2 blocker) or any antacid (mylanta, maalox) with Isotretinoin without any drug interaction. Don't take the antacid and Isotretinoin at the same time or space them apart by at least 4 hours so that the absorption of the latter won't be affected. Take care! http://www.Greenmedinfo.Com/blog/11-herbs-used-traditional-acne-remedies. ...Read more
Esld in constant pain. Are there any prescription meds i can take without having to involve hospice? I am not a candidate for the transp list curently
Don't have to suffer: No, you do not have to be on hospice always to get the pain medicaions. It varies case by case. You should, (if you haven't already), discuss your options for pain control with your physician. I dont not know your history/ details, but no one has to suffer. Do the right things and hope you can soon become eligible for the transplant. Good luck! ...Read more
Why is out ok for cancer patients to get help with chronic pain with narcotics for a long timebut not people with chronic painful diseases? A Dr posted that on here one
Those prescribed: Most kidney infections are cause by bacteria, and antibiotics will treat the infection. It is important to take the drug in the dose prescribed for the full duration of the prescription. Talk to your doctor before taking other drugs, especially over-the-counter pain medications. Non-steroidal antiinflammatory drugs (advil, etc) can cause kidney damage, especially during kidney infections. ...Read more
What can be done to help control pain in hip from osteoarthritis ? I take the standard prescribed meds with no relief.
I have recently failed a drug tust for oxazepam and there is no way it could be in my system i take maca and dandellion for natural fertility ?
I have prescription for pain killers vicodone and percucets, how long will they be in my urine. Will epidural steroids show up in a urine drug test?
Up to a week: Vicodin and Percocet will show up on a good urine screen for as long as a week afterwards. If they are lawfully prescribed, simply explain. If not, please get the help of a pain management or addiction specialist -- this is no way to live. The steroids injected epidurally are not screened-for drugs of abuse. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Solutes precipitate and combine to form stones formed of calcium oxalate usually around a nidus of uric acid. Other solutes that form stones are ca and mg phosphates, cystine, and uric acid staghorn calculi form in the presence of chronic urinary tract infections. Stones can be painful, may require ...Read more
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