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Buserelin Acetate Medication
On buserelin 18 aug, menopur stimulation. Egg collection 7th oct blastocyst transfer on 13th oct when would period be due?
IVF cycles: Due to the nature of ivf the menstrual cycle is anything but regular. Following egg collection women are put on Progesterone to force the body to "think" it is pregnant. The Progesterone can prevent a period even if implantation is not successful. Ivf doctors generally do a pregnancy test ~1.5 weeks after blastocyst transfer. ...Read more
Can I still ovulate if I am on on buserelin 0.5mg/ml for 5 w/ks, and progynova 6mg 1w/k? I am experiancing ovulation or pms-like pain in pelvic area.
I am going to have donor egg ivf. I had buserelin 5 w/ks. Since I strated progynova a week ago my pelvic triangle feels very tender. Is this normal?
Maybe not: Progynova is a pro-hormone for estradiol, which is the main natural sex hormone in women. There is no clear reason this medicine should cause pain of any kind, but some reasons why it might. Have you asked this question to the ivf doctor (s) you are working with? A doctor who knows you can likely give a more helpful answer. In my view, "very tender" may not be normal. ...Read more
Donor egg ivf. I have been on buserelin 0.5mg/ml for 5 w/ks, then progynova 6mg 1w/k ago. For 5 days now I have pms-pain in pelvis. Is this normal?
Is cyproterone acetate medication same as having prostatectomy as I m on cyproterone acetate and never ejaculate and orgasm. Are these the right symptoms on this medication? What's the half life of it?
Need more info...: The specifics and relevance of points in this Q are not clear enough to deduce a proper answer, like why you used CPA & for how long, etc. Prostatectomy is done for benign obstructive voiding or prostate cancer; these two are done in different ways for different purpose. As a surgery, it affects the local function in voiding and erection as opposed to CPA induces its systemic effects including. .. ...Read more
Can someone take erectile dysfunction medication if he takes 100 mg twice a day of flecainide acetate?
Yes: There is no adverse reaction between Flecainide and drugs for ed. The major adverse drug reaction is with Nitroglycerin drugs which can interact with ED drugs and cause a severe drop in blood pressure. Other drugs like Alpha blockers can cause a drop in blood pressure too. You should always always ask your doctor questions about drug interactions. You should make a list of all the drugs you take. ...Read more
What should I do if no period for 4 months although already take medroxyprogesterone acetate medications?
Common problem: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections & hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then redo a home pregnancy test. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more
With a-fib is it safe to ride roller coasters if your a-fib is being treated with medications? In sept. I was hospitalized with a-fib, with a cardiac cath a hole was found in my heart apparently I was born with it. I am currently taking flecanide acetate
Treatment: Treatment for atrial fibrillation is based on symptoms. The stimulation of the ride may increase your heart rate (which is the reason most people ride them, after all). If you don't have problems with rapid palpitation on the roller coaster, there is no reason not to ride it. ...Read more
Can cyproterone acetate not only reduce but eliminate my sex drive? If not, what can? (drugs, surgeries, ect.)
Over-treated with cyproterone acetate, 5 ys after quitting still don't ovulate & have menstrual irregularities. A drug for reversing the side effects?
Flu shot likely ok: Buserelin is a medication that is a chemical which alters the secretion of certain hormones from the pituitary gland. Getting a flu shot should be fine. If one is interested in getting a FluMist nasal live-virus flu vaccine, he should ask the doctor prescribing the buserelin whether or not the nasal vaccine would change the absorption of buserelin nasal spray. ...Read more
Infant Diarrhea: I assume you mean diarrhea. Zinc supplementation is a critical new intervention for treating diarrheal episodes in children. Recent studies suggest that administration of zinc along with new low osmolarity oral rehydration solutions / salts (ORS), can reduce the duration and severity of diarrheal episodes for up to three months. ...Read more
Is megastrol acetate safe for males and if taken will it diminish my chances to have kids in the near future?
Calcium compound: Calcium acetate can be used in kidney disease to bind to phosphate to lower blood phosphate levels. Side effects of this treatment include upset stomach. Interestingly, it is used as a food additive, where it acts as a stabilizer, buffer and sequestrant, usually in candy products. ...Read more
Calcium compound: Calcium acetate can be used in kidney disease to bind to phosphate to lower blood phosphate levels. Side effects of this treatment include upset stomach. Interestingly, it is used as a food additive, where it acts as a stabilizer, buffer and sequestrant, usually in candy products. It also binds Fluoride in water, neutralizing it. ...Read more
New prescription: If your doctor did not tell you why you were prescribed this medication you need to ask him/her why. If you are not satisfied with your doctor seek advice from another doctor. In the meantime go on line and read through the information about your new drug. ...Read more
Effects can vary.: It can change your menstrual cycle, both in frequency and flow. Other possible side effects include water retention, decreased appetite, weakness, & soreness at the injection site. Depression, dizziness, headache, nervousness, sleepiness, breast tenderness, breast discharge, abdominal pain, nausea/vomiting, jaundice, blood clots, and phlebitis are less common. It's also possible to have no side effects at all! ...Read more
Mild topical steroid: Hydrocortisone acetate is a mild topical steroid good for treating mild eczema, itchy insect bites and contact dermatitis (think poison ivy). It is generally available over the counter and good for treating mild problems, more severe issues may need a more potent topical steroids that are prescription only. ...Read more
Yes: This will not interfere with your ability to exercise. Avoid smoking, however, because the combination can increase your risk of blood clots. Hope this helps! ...Read more
Please look up cyproterone acetate on the web and read through as many related articles as you can.
My advice is not to take this but I will leave that to your opinion once you have gone through several items.
Do you really need it? ...Read more
Yes, you should not: Mix the two. Do not use them together ...Read more
Surely your doctor told you why you take this medication. If not please find out why he/she prescribed this. This medication is not prescribed just for the heck of it but for a good clinical reason. You need to find out from your doctor.
I presume you are being seen on a regular basis. ...Read more
See below: I am unaware of any adverse interactions with taking these two medications together. ...Read more
Hydroxyprogesterone hexanoate is made from 16-dehydropregnenolone acetate, does it have androgenic activity?
See answer below: Both are used in rrms with similar efficacy levels. Copaxone (glatiramer) does not need blood monitoring and is administered as a subcutaneous sc injection daily. Side effects include injection site reactions. Interferons need lab work monitoring, can be a weekly injection into a muscle (avonex), every other day sc (betaseron) or three times a week sc (rebif). Most commo side effects include flu-like symptoms. ...Read more
Probably ok limit: Sucrose Acetate Isobutyrate is a clear liquid food additive that works as an emulsifier. It mixes water and fat, distrubutes and suspends flavor oils in drinks. It replaced brominated vegetable oil. Used in energy drinks, electrolyte replacement beverages, wine coolers, malt beverages, bottled mixed drinks. The FDA considers it safe but limited allowable to 300 part per million in alcoholic drink ...Read more
Better absorption: Calcium is poorly absorbed if there is no acid in the stomach. Because many people, especially those who take acid blockers, have low stomach acid, we recommend that you take calcium with food. For reasons that we do not know, calcium is well absorbed with food even if there is low stomach acid. ...Read more