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What does it mean that my anti ds DNA was 291 two months ago . Now I repeated the test it's 90? NB: I've been not taking any medications since then

What does it mean that my anti ds DNA was 291 two months ago . Now I repeated the test it's 90? NB: I've been not taking any medications since then

Fluctuations: Anti ds-DNA real significance is simply whether it's detectable. Levels fluctuate both with your health and perhaps even with variables in the lab. I would draw no conclusions about the activity of your disease from the changing values. ...Read more

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Taking sulfamethoxazole-tmp ds tablet/i experiencing some pain in my shoulders can this be a side effect from the medication?

Taking sulfamethoxazole-tmp ds tablet/i experiencing some pain in my shoulders can this be a side effect from the medication?

Unlikely: Trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole causes many side effects and toxicities but arthritis or joint pain is not among them. ...Read more

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Is predcort ds oral liquid safe for a 5-year-old boy? I have a 5-year-old son I took him to the doctor about 3 days ago the doctor said he have allergies and prescribe predcort ds oral liquid, is that a safe medication for his age, what are the side effec

Is predcort ds oral liquid safe for a 5-year-old boy? I have a 5-year-old son I took him to the doctor about 3 days ago the doctor said he have allergies and prescribe predcort ds oral liquid, is that a safe medication for his age, what are the side effec

Safe when limited: Oral steroids are often needed in young children with severe allergy symptoms. They are generally given for only a few days. A short treatment generally may not cause any long term effects, but during treatment there may be some hyperactivity and increased appetite. A long term treatment plan to control allergies to avoid the need for oral steroids recurrently should be formulated by your MD. ...Read more

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Will this medication hurt my baby? Ok so im 99% positive im pregnant and yesterday I went to the doctor for a UTI and they gave me bactrim ds 800-160 tablets for 10 days. I was wondering if this will hurt my baby because its only been a couple weeks since

Will this medication hurt my baby? Ok so im 99% positive im pregnant and yesterday I went to the doctor for a UTI and they gave me bactrim ds 800-160 tablets for 10 days. I was wondering if this will hurt my baby because its only been a couple weeks since

Fine for now: This is a standard treatment that is well studied. There is no evidence that it hurts a human infant in early pregnancy. We do not use it toward the end of pregnancy near the time of birth. (it can interfere with the clearance of bilirubin in the newborn period after the cord is clamped and mothers system is not cleanin babies blood of waste products) ...Read more

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Hi, I had a stomach problem since last 3 weeks I have tried quite a few medications like intestopan, imodium, (loperamide) entamizole ds still problem is there.

Hi, I had a stomach problem since last 3 weeks I have tried quite a few medications like intestopan, imodium, (loperamide) entamizole ds still problem is there.

See a doctor : If you diarrhea for 3 weeks see a doctor asap. Most viral gastroenteritis resolve in 24 to 48 hours. You doctor may want analyse your stool for o and p and cell count. Drink plenty of fluids. ...Read more

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What is harbal medication?

Herbal meds: "Herbal meds" are a catch all label to describe meds not approved or regulated by the fda. ...Read more

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Medication for osteoperosis?

Treatment: If you are asking if there are treatments- yes. Otherwise, not sure what you are asking... ...Read more

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What kind of medication I need?

For what?: I am sorry, but we need to know what you need to take medication for. Please tell us, briefly, what is wrong. Ask again. ...Read more

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What is the medication teflaro?

What is the medication teflaro?

IV Antibiotic: It's an IV antibiotic in the cephalosporin class. It is used most commonly for MRSA and skin infections. It is pretty new. ...Read more

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Are expired medications efgective?

Are expired medications efgective?

Not effective: Medications start losing effectiveness once they expire. It is just like food which starys to degrade or spoil after the expiration date. It is a good idea only to take meds before the expiration date. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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Is there any medication for hyphae?

Is there any medication for hyphae?

Hyphae: Hyphae refer to the branching thread-like forms of various fungi. Various medications are used for fungal medications. Which one depends on what fungus and where the infection is. ...Read more

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What is the medication lupetude for?

What is the medication lupetude for?

Latuda (lurasidone)?: I'm not sure, but might you have mis-spelled something and actually mean latuda (lurasidone)? This is an atypical antipsychotic medication, often used in bipolar I disorder (especially bipolar depression) and schizophrenia with hallucinations, delusions, and thought disorder. ...Read more

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How the medication supposed to be used?

Like others: Have mentioned, you need to be more specific about which medication(s) you are referring too. ...Read more

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Is there any medication for freckles?

Is there any medication for freckles?

Sunscreen: If you tend to develop freckles, you'll discover they're less prominent if you use sunscreen, which is something that everybody should do anyway. There's no pill for this. If you talk with your genuine friends / people you might date, most will tell you that your freckles are just one of many things that they like about you. Why not embrace your genetic heritage? Photo Lady looks great. Best wishe ...Read more

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Why don't we have cervilan medication?

Why don't we have cervilan medication?

Cervilane?: This drug is available in a number of countries. It is an ergot derivative used as a vasodilator. For a drug to be sold in the us it must pass rigorous fda testing and retesting phases before it can come to market. This can add up to millions a d millions of dollars which the manufacturer may not want to invest depending on how big a market the us represents. It is often a matter of economics. ...Read more

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What are medications for diabetestye2?

What are medications for diabetestye2?

Several: There are many drugs that can be used for regulating the blood sugar in a person with type 2 diabetes. The main function of these drugs is to control the level of blood sugar. ...Read more

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Please describe the medication: albentazin?

Unknown: I am unaware of any medicine with this name? Maybe you are spelling it wrong, or some other physician may know about it? ...Read more

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What conditions definitely need pain medication?

What conditions definitely need pain medication?

It depends: Pain medication in general is given to help control a variety of pain types. Not all pain medication is narcotic. Specifically narcotics are indicated for severe pain before, during and after surgery and for cancer pain. The use of narcotics beyond that is a decision your doctor will need to make. Other types of pain medication include non steroidal anti inflammatory and mood stabilizers. ...Read more

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Is there a medication that helps for heartbreak?

Is there a medication that helps for heartbreak?

Awwww, no. Sorry.: This could be a hot song title! There are Drs who might evaluate you and offer short-term help if you are to overcome to take care of yourself. It would only take the edge off — not mend the break. Therapy might help you see what went wrong in a helpful way. Support groups can also let you know you're not alone. It will hurt, but most do get through it. Best! ...Read more

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What medications are used for treating corpaltunal?

What medications are used for treating corpaltunal?

Carpal tunnel: No medication is used to treat carpal tunnel. It's a mechanical problem. Wrist splints is the initial treatment option. You can try non-steroidal antiinflammatory medications such as naproxen/ibuprofen but the effect of those is minimal if that. Steroid injections can be tried but they are falling out of favor. Carpal tunnel release appears long term cure. ...Read more

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What is voltarin medication?

What is voltarin medication?

Anti-inflammatory: A potent anti-inflammatory (like advil (ibuprofen) except stronger). ...Read more

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Is there a medication for verigo?

Vertigo?: If you mean vertigo, yes there is. See your doctor for help. ...Read more

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Is there medication for tourettes?

Is there medication for tourettes?

Meds for Touretts: There are many medications commonly used to treat tourette syndrome. Consult a neurologist or psychiatrist who has experience in dealing with tourette syndrome and can offer the newest approaches in addition to the ones now in common useage. ...Read more

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What is the medication for amoebiasis?

What is the medication for amoebiasis?

Amebiasis: Amebiasis which is an intetinal protozoan is usually treated with flagyl. ...Read more

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What is the medication tso for crohns?

What is the medication tso for crohns?

Crohn's Medications: Multiple different medications including mesalamine. Medication used may be based upon severity of the disease and how much of the intestine is involved as well as other factors. ...Read more