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Is colchicine safe to take with niacin and prozac (fluoxetine). I mean are there any adverse reactions or interactions?

Is colchicine safe to take with niacin and prozac (fluoxetine). I mean are there any adverse reactions or interactions?

Should be: Niacin is metabolized in the liver. So is Prozac (fluoxetine) and doses adusted and monitered. The Niacin can cause gout and colchcine is used to treat this. Colchacine is metabolized and excreted thru the kidneys. If your doctor and you follow up regularly and labs ekg etc done you should be ok. ...Read more

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Adverse Effect (Definition)

In medicine, an adverse effect is a harmful and undesired effect resulting from a medication or other intervention such as surgery. An adverse effect may be termed a "side effect", when judged to be secondary to a ...Read more


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Is it ok if i drink red wine ? Will it cause any adverse effect on body ?

Is it ok if i drink red wine ? Will it cause any  adverse effect on body ?

Alcohol: There is not enough information in your question to provide a medical answer. Drinking moderately is not though to be dangerous to one's health as long as there is no underlying addiction or liver disease. Too much can lead to severe health consequences. ...Read more

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Im taking keppra (levetiracetam) and losartan is there no adverse effect to me?

Im taking keppra (levetiracetam) and losartan is there no adverse effect to me?

Probably fine: There are no significant interactions between losartan and keppra (levetiracetam). However your doctor should review all your medications (including over the counter ones) and medical history to determine the safety of any medicine you take. ...Read more

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Is it considered an adverse effect if my Tylenol (acetaminophen) pm kept me awake most of the night?

Is it considered an adverse effect if my Tylenol (acetaminophen) pm kept me awake most of the night?

Yes: Sometimes people have a opposite effect to the typical effects. This is not uncommon. Tylenol (acetaminophen) pm has tylenol (acetaminophen) plus benadryl. Benadryl (diphenhydramine) is an antihistamine that is usually sedating. Some people have the opposite experience and it keeps them awake. ...Read more

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Will 2 mgs of lorazapam have any adverse effect 1 st dose for sleep and high situational anxiety at work. - have not slept we'll for the last few week?

Will 2 mgs of lorazapam have any adverse effect 1 st dose for sleep and high situational anxiety at work. - have not slept we'll for the last few week?

Anxiety: If not sleeping well for the last few weeks, you need to be seen and have your symptoms assessed. Your family doctor can get you started; a psychiatrist will also likely be helpful as well. One dose of 2 mg Lorazepam would not likely have had any adverse effect on you, except perhaps you might have been drowsy when it was given -- or not. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: adverse effect?

What is the definition or description of: adverse effect?

See below: In medicine, an adverse effect is a harmful and undesired effect resulting from a medication or other intervention such as surgery. An adverse effect may be termed a "side effect", when judged to be secondary to a main or therapeutic effect. ...Read more

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What is the adverse effect of viagra (sildenafil)?

What is the adverse effect of viagra (sildenafil)?

Viagra (sildenafil) side effects: Check out http://www.drugs.com/sfx/viagra-side-effects.html for info on Viagra (sildenafil) side effects, which actually apply in general to all drugs in PDE-5 inhibitor class. Most common complaints are referable to increase blood flow (which is what improves erectile function) eg muscle aches & sinus/nasal congestion. There are rare reports of sudden loss of sight & hearing. Do not take w/nitro ...Read more

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Does atorvastatin has an adverse effect on erection?

Does atorvastatin has an adverse effect on erection?

No, but: If you're taking a statin, it may be because you have high cholesterol or diabetes. And these unhealthy conditions can cause vascular disease, which in turn can cause erectile dysfunction. I hope this makes sense... ...Read more

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Niacor (Definition)

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