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Side effects of sular (nisoldipine) serious?

Side effects of sular (nisoldipine) serious?

Sular (nisoldipine): Is medicine to treat high blood pressure. Can cause headache, stomach upset, fast heart beats, sore throat, nasal congestion, flushing, swelling, dizziness, rash. Under supervision by your doctor, & taken as prescribed, side effects manageable. Only serious ones are rash/swelling/shortness of breath/fainting. If these occur, call your doctor asap. ...Read more

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Angiography (Definition)

encompasses several medical imaging tests that visualize the anatomy and pathology of blood vessels. Standard angiography involves catheterizing a vessel and injecting contrast under X-ray visualization. Less invasive angiographic techniques include MR angiography ...Read more


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Mri side effects?

Mri side effects?

Usually none: An MRI is typically safe and causes no significant side effects. Mri can cause problems if you have metallic implants such as a coronary artery stent or cochlear implants. There can be rare allergic reaction to the contrast/dye if you were to have contrast injection. ...Read more

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Any side effects of sular (nisoldipine)?

Any side effects of sular (nisoldipine)?

Sular (nisoldipine): Is medicine to treat high blood pressure. Can cause headache, stomach upset, fast heart beats, sore throat, nasal congestion, flushing, swelling, dizziness, rash. ...Read more

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Are there side effects of an angiogram?

Are there side effects of an angiogram?

Yes: Side effects from the angiogram can be related to the procedure (bleeding or injury to the blood vessels from the catheters used to inject the contrast; embolization of intraluminal plaque or air from the catheter) or a reaction to the contrast (allergic reaction, kidney failure). ...Read more

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What are the long-term side effects of pulmonary emboli?

What are the long-term side effects of pulmonary emboli?

Decreased endurance: Decreased exercise endurance is one of the long term complications of pe. Pulmonary hypertension is also seen in more severe cases. It all depends on the magnitude of the initial insult and thrombus volume. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of lung perfusion scan?

What are the side effects of lung perfusion scan?

Usually none: The dose of radioactivity given is small, and the test is considered safe and harmless. If a woman is pregnant, the use of any radioactive material must be carefully weighed as to potential benefits vs risks to the fetus. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of carotid artery surgery?

What are the side effects of carotid artery surgery?

Numbness: The most common post-op complaint is actually incisional numbness as well as numbness over the jaw bone of the operated side. Male patients have to be careful when shaving post-op. Pain is surprisingly not a common complaint, or at least manageable. Risks of a carotid endarterectomy include bleeding, nerve injury, stroke and heart attacks- the risk of any major adverse event should be around 2-3%. ...Read more

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Is zocor (simvastatin) (a statin drug) safe in terms of lasting side effects?

Is zocor (simvastatin) (a statin drug) safe in terms of lasting side effects?

Yes most of the time: Drs use these drugs to reduce the cholesterol and reduce cardiovascular events in certain high risk populations. Its side effects are monitered by your doctor. Labs for liver enzymes and muscle damage are drawn on a regular basis. Its a safe drug used over a long time period if used properly. Like anything else risk vs benefit should be evaluated when starting a pt on a medicine. ...Read more

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(Varicocele)What are embolization's side effects?

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(Varicocele)What are embolization's side effects?

Ask Urologist: Hello, This question can best be answered by a urologist or interventional radiologist performing this procedure. I am a vascular surgeon. Good luck ...Read more

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What are mirtazapine 15g side effects?

What are mirtazapine 15g side effects?

Sedation and weight : Remeron (mirtazapine) is an antidepressant which at low doses cause sedation and weight gain for some individuals. Sometimes doctors prescribe this medication for the side effect, such as in cases where the patient has trouble sleep or has lost weight because they were seriously depressed. ...Read more

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Any side effects from sestamibi?

Any side effects from sestamibi?

Rare: People rarely have side effects from the tracer sestamibi. It is more likely to have side effects from other agents used during cardiac stress if you are having a pharmacologic stress. The pharamacologic agents can cause side effects but usually sestamibi is not the culprit. ...Read more

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What is bilateral ovarian calcification, side effects and risks?

What is bilateral ovarian calcification, side effects and risks?

No side effects : Each time you ovulate, you rupture a tiny ovarian cyst that contained the egg. Each time this happens, you have an area on the ovary which has to heal. Calcification results from this healing. The older you are and the more ovulations you have the more calcifications you will have this can be seen on x-ray. ...Read more

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Side effects of bisoprolol?

Side effects of bisoprolol?

Some side effects: Headache and nausea are some of the side effects I have seen in my patient. Of course if the dose is too much for you it can cause low BP and very low heart rate. ...Read more

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What are side effect of mri?

What are side effect of mri?

Virtually non: It is a painless radiologic technique that uses no radiation and provides great accuracy in visualizing structures. Patients who have any metallic materials, artificial joints, pacemakers, insulin pumps, bullet fragments, etc. cannot be scanned because the magnet may cause those items to move. ...Read more

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Is nausea side effect of CT scan dye?

Is nausea side effect of CT scan dye?

Can be. : See radiologyinfo.Org for discussion of potential contrast reactions. ...Read more

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Side effects of CT scan for preemie infant include radiation and learning disabilities?

Side effects of CT scan for preemie infant include radiation and learning disabilities?

Doubt connection: Any learning disabilities suffered by a premi that survives most likely represent factors that precipitated premature delivery & the need for resuscitation & intensive care, not the ct scan. Last year my patient, "littlest angel" (14oz @ birth) graduated from the honors program at baylor in 3 yrs.It didn't slow her down. She never got real tall but she is quite a survivor. ...Read more

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Brain damage side effect of MMR vaccine?

Brain damage side effect of MMR vaccine?

No: There is no evidence that MMR vaccine can cause brain damage. No studies have been done that find a relationship exists. ...Read more

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Possible side effects of alphagan (brimonidine)?

Possible side effects of alphagan (brimonidine)?

Eye redness: Alphagan (brimonidine) has limited systemic absorption. The only prominent side effect is stinging on application of the drop and redness of the eyes which occurs in about 15-20% of users. It is a useful anti-glaucoma drop usually prescribed in association with other drops for the same purpose. ...Read more

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Odd drug side effects from nimodipine?

Nimodipine: Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects: chest pain (may be related to your disease and not a side effect) fast, irregular, or pounding heartbeat unusual tiredness or weakness wheezing or trouble breathing if you notice these less serious side effects, talk with your doctor: runny or stuffy nose skin rash stomach discomfort. ...Read more