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Can I take 2 5mg vesicare (solifenacin) tablets instead of getting a new prescription for 10 mg vesicare (solifenacin)?
I take 45 ml of propranalol daily. Can I take a supplement of: skullcap, passion flower, lemon balm, melatonin, chamomile, hops, valerian for rest?
Difference between dexedrine (dextroamphetamine) spansules/tablets? Usually get tablets but pharmacy gave me spansules (mistake?) this month. prescription just says 'dexedrine (dextroamphetamine).'
Mostly the same: When you are taking a generic medicine, it may come in any of a number of forms--tablets, capsules, and so on. They should be more or less equivalent. Keep in mind the fda regulations are that the medicine contain plus or minus twenty per cent of the stated dose, so one generic brand may be different than another. The bottom line is that the actual pill form is probably not that important. ...Read more
My meds.are Metformin,Lisinopril, Asprin,Simpastin, Atenolol, Hidrocrotiazde, Terazosin.I am naziated a lot. Raditation for prostate c. 3yrs ago.PSA 1?
Possibly: Thuja occidentalis is one remedy known to help with hair loss. For best results in prescribing Thuja, one would look for more characteristics of the patient than losing hair alone, though. I could not find homeopathic uses of Sabal serrulata (commonly known as Saw Palmetto) in cases of hair loss or baldness. ...Read more
How much of this valerian pill should I take. It has 450 mg valerian and 100 mg proprietary herb blend (hops, passion flower, lemon balm)?
No one can tell...: 30 mg daily is double of the usually advised dosage. But how may this double-up dosage affect you? No one can predict. To try doubling its dose, one has to know your clinical profile. So, check with your prescribing doctor for decent advice since s/he knows more about you than anyone online. ...Read more
Taking seretide diskus 500/50 mepresone, zykast, ipratropium+salbutamol as pulmo prescribed. No change. Weird wheezing came back. Help?
Puedo dejar de tomar alprazolam esta noche y comenzar manana con clonazepan? Podria tener efectos secundarios?
Dose Dependent: Switching to a long-acting benzodiazepine like Clonazepam from an ultra-short acting benzo like Alprazolam is common-place. You usually will not have withdrawal effects (depending on the initial dosage of alprazolam), but it may take a bit longer to fall asleep with the clonazepam. However, the Clonazepam will last longer and stay in your system during the entire night. ...Read more
What's UR indication: Propantheline bromide is an antimuscarinic agent used for the treatment of excessive sweating, cramps or spasms of the stomach, intestines, or bladder, and involuntary urination. It can also be used to control the symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome as well as other functional conditions. What's your indication for its use so we can better advise you. ...Read more
M South Indian.I am taking zapiz(0.5 mg), uvox(100 mg),clonil(50 mg) for OCD
together (one each)at night.How to improve my yawning and tired feeling?
Zomig (zolmitriptan) pills purchase: Hello. Are your local pharmacies too expensive? If it an expense issue, you might qualify for Johnson & Johnson's patient assistance program. Go to the following: http://www.jjpaf.org/ They have helped some of my patients get their medications for little to no cost. Another resource: Partnership for Prescription Assistance https://www.pparx.org/ They try and connect patients with providers. ...Read more
Can i take Neurontin , Trileptal and Buspar (buspirone) with garcinia cambogia , zen cleanse and green coffee?
Diet pills : Why would you want to risk it? These products will not in any way lead you to real or lasting weight loss. ...Read more
Doc is treating me for strep. Pneumonia. Gave me z pack and steroid shot. I take inderal. Zoloft. Wellbutrin (bupropion). An synthroid. Can I take albuterol ?
Yes: Albuterol as an inhaled medicine in minimally absorbed unless using large amounts. In any case its main side effect would be palpitations, although in asthma, Inderal (propranolol) may promote bronchoconstriction, which the albuterol is targeted to treat. This is less of an issue in patients with fixed airway obstruction ( copd) so you should discuss with your doctor what role each of the medications is playing. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Paroxetine dose increased to 25 mg at night with clonazepam0.5 mg.I feel drowsy, toes getting cold, frequent yawning, nervousness, what shoul i do.?
Ssri side effects: Paroxetine is a ssri and has more side effects than some of the others, particularly sedation and anticholinergic side effects (constipation, dry mouth, and possibly cold extremities) the Clonazepam also makes you tired and often can be tapered off after a month on the ssri. ...Read more