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Hypothyroid. : The new dose would need to be guided by your blood testing, and is not completely predictable. Barring any contraindication to such, I'd probably go up to 125-150 mcg and test blood in three weeks. Dose can be adjusted and blood can be checked every three weeks until the proper dose is realized. Always better to go slower than quicker in this regard. ...Read more
I was prescribed Prozac 40 mg, Ritalin 10 mg, Concerta 108 mg, Remeron 30 mg and Risperdal 3 mg. Is this number of drugs safe?
Depends...: on what you and your doctor decide together. There are theoretically some interactions among the drugs you've listed, but that doesn't necessarily mean that you will experience them. It's difficult to know all of the possible interactions when you have this many medications in combination. Some of the drugs' metabolism could be affected or you may have increased risk of side effects. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am taking 10 mg roaccutane per day for seborrhea and mild acne .. I'm on my third month, is it safe and effective to continue low dose issotretinoin?
Roaccutane: The correct dose of roaccutane is 1mg/kg for 20-28 months depending on how you respond to the medication. You will have to take low dose roaccutane for months to years to get the same effect. ...Read more
The side effects of aceclofenac 100 mg+ paracetamol 500mg, rootcal-ct, etova - p contains etodolac400mg paracetamol 500mg will have on pregnancy?
Paracetamol is fine: Paracetamol is acceptable medication for pregnancy , etodolac, however, is not. Etodolac and other nsaids can cause birth defects, especially if taken in a third trimester. If taken in large amounts it can also be harmful to a pregnant woman. If you took only 1 or 2 pills, however, do not worry about it, the risk is likely very low. Just avoid taking it going forward .Good luck. ...Read more
I'm on toprol (metoprolol) 50 mg xl, Synthroid 50 mcg, vitamin d 400 iu and folic acid 400 mcg. Any interactions?
No: You are ok there.Get a more detailed answer ›
Possibly: yes BUT DO NOT UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES INCREASE THE DOSE ON YOUR OWN...Ask the prescribing HEALTH PROFESSIONAL if a raise in dosage OR/AND another medication is the next "step"! Hope this helps Dr Z ...Read more
Helps ovulation: Clomiphene fools the brain into thinking there is not enough estrogen produced by the ovary so the brain sends out more signals to the ovary to get to work(fsh/lh hormones). These stimulate more and better ovulation and therefore can take people who don't ovulate or don't ovulate well and improve this function. Side effects, hot flashes, mood changes, headaches etc. ...Read more
ED / R/O. LOW T: Paxil (paroxetine) at does above 20mg may decreSe libido. You should get a full exam and lab check, especially free and total testosterone , you may be going through male menopause (ANDROPAUSE ). If it is due to the Paxil (paroxetine) you can taper down or transistion to CYMBALTA which has less side effects . Also I recommend the Anxiety& Phobia Workbook for great overview of treatment strategies. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is garcinia cambogia safe to use for weight loss w/ Zoloft (sertraline) busparone advair and albuterol. Any side effects?
I am on 125 mcg of Synthroid (thyroxine) for hypothyroidism. What weight loss supplement program is ok to take while on Synthroid (thyroxine) - Plexus, Cellucor?
Does nuerontin interact with any of the following dugs?
Digoxin 0.25 mg
Tamsulosin Cap 0.4 mg
Atorvastatin Tab 10 mg
Triam/HCTZ Tab 37.5-25
Flecainide Tab 100 mg
Am I taking too many medications: citalopram 20mg, pregabalin 300mg, propranolon 10 mg at same time...?
Probably not: The dosages of citalopram & propranolol are at low end, assuming just once per day. Pregabelin at 2/3 max dosage. But if combo cause3s you discomfort or interferes with your life the dosages don't matter; discuss the problems with your doctor(s) & ask for other options. If the meds are for anxiety, a re-evaluation of the citalopram dose is a beginning. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Age 29 w/ Pcos, bmi 27.1, doctor gave 500mg metformin 24hr pills to help w/ my goal to loose weight and Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) to prevent pregnancy, is this combo good?
I'm on the following
15mg 3 times daily buspar
60mg daily paxil
20mg omprazole ec
my question is.... How serious is grapefruit juice?
Probably avoid: Because of the impact of grapefruit juice on the cyp450 enzymes that metabolize most psychotropic medications, it is generally advised for all people taking these meds to avoid grapefruit juice. While it may not hurt you, it can enhance your medications, creating more side effects. ...Read more
Sibutramine: Sibutramine is no longer available in the U.S. The manufacturer has decided to stop producing sibutramine based on information from a recent clinical study. In this study, people taking sibutramine had an increased risk of cardiovascular events such as heart attack and stroke. If you are currently taking sibutramine, you should stop taking this medication and call your doctor to discuss switching. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
On 25mcg synthroid, (thyroxine)TSH reduced frm 4.67 to 4.57; Free T4 1.2; T3 103.Doc increased dose to 50mcg.I am trying to conceive.Is it ok?
15yo son w/Zoloft-induced mania; stopped Zoloft. On Abilify (aripiprazole) 5mg & Trileptal 150mg bid for 3 wks. Want to titrate off. Safe titration schedule?
See your doctor.: Those are strong medications. It is best to follow closely with your physician on this one. Doing it on your own, and doing it wrong could cause harmful side effects like seizures. I know you are asking for a safe titration schedule, but due to the nature of these medications I would personally recommend not do this on your own. ...Read more
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