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Partly: Contacts have an inner shape to conform to the eye and fit well. This shape very weakly correlates with the prescription. The front contour of the lens is shaped with the power (prescription) of the lens and varies enormously, but regularly. Both of these aspects are considered when a lens is fit and prescribed. ...Read more
I take 125 Levothroxine: Can your TSH levels fluctuate when the pharmacy filled prescription changes the company that made the pills.
Yes: There can be slight variation in your thyroid medication as the manufacturer changes. It is important to try an stay with the same manufacturer. It is very important to keep your physician informed about how you feel and to monitor your thyroid function. ...Read more
Rarely: Color in contact lenses for cosmetic purposes does not change the vision. There are a few deeper tinted lenses for specific purposes which can change the vision but that would either be the purpose of the lens or something the ophthalmologist who prescribed the lens would outline for you. ...Read more
Yes.: Beets, blackberries and rhubarb can turn urine red or pink. Certain brightly colored food dyes can impart color to the urine. Vitamins can cause the urine to become bright yellow. Fava beans can cause the urine to become dark and tea-colored in patients who have g6pd deficiency. Many other diseases and medications can cause the urine to change color. ...Read more
Probably not: Otc eye wear is for convenience. The quality of the eye wear is not the same. You eye care professional may advise you to simply continue with otc glasses but may prescribe you glasses that are more correct for you, better quality and more acceptable. If you are over 40 and just need readers, otc's are probably what you need. If in doubt, see your eye care professional. Picture clearer? ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Eye glass prescrip: Yes. Objective and subjective measurements vary but generally are consistently close. Sometimes prescriptions appear to be different, but are actually the same by way of writing them out in a transposed format. ...Read more
Will changing manufacturers change the effectiveness of alprazolam? The pharmacy made a change and i feel a little more anxious. Still the same dosage
It can happen: Yes, this can happen -- and is why some psychiatrists prefer to use brand names rather than generics. Of course, this comes into conflict with insurance companies who have formularies -- and often pay only for generics. Like patients, most psychiatrists would prefer to have more predictable results than be wondering what generic the drug store purchased that month. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes : Pulmonary function tests typically "deteriorate" as you get older. If a person has impaired pulmonary function as a result of copd, the results can also deteriorate over time. The rate of this decline is variable and is affected by certain variables including tobacco use and genetics. The test results (if performed in a steady state) typically do not improve over time. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Women's bodies: Just about anything can play a role in altering the time frame and character of our menses. Most strange ones are rare and unpredictable and seasonal change would be one of those. But it could happen especially if you have a big emotional thing about the season. It is more likely to be something else, do a test. See a doctor or wait - if it is just a few days. Good luck. ...Read more
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Use medicated drop & eye color is changing. Consider color contacts but eye dr. Says made cheaply & not used much. Any experience with color contacts?
Yes: Sounds like you may be on a prostaglandin glaucoma drop. Discuss this side effect of eye color change with your doc 1st. 2ndly, ciba freshlook colours/colorblends are a fine high quality option used as daily wear only. Mature patients may have more difficulty with cl wear so be sure you are fit by an eye care professional. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Probiotics: are best taken 30 minutes prior to a meal or with a meal that has some fat content. Peace and good health. Dr. Ohira brand is a good one. No need to change them unless they are not helpful to you. Look for multiple strains in the product rather than the amount of each strain. ...Read more