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Does dipyridamole cause frequent urination for people?

Does dipyridamole cause frequent urination for people?

Not likely but...: Not a reported side effect. If I should speculate, it causes blood vessels to dilate which may increase blood flow to the kidneys and perhaps increase urination. I would first look for other causes. Only if okay with your doctor, you could stop this medication for a few days and see if this problem resolves (if all else fails and this is a considerable problem for you). ...Read more

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Dipyridamole (Definition)

Dipyridamole (Persantine) is a platelet inhibitor is a kind of anti-coagulation drug ...Read more


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Does heart palpitations cause frequent urination?

Does heart palpitations cause frequent urination?

Not directly: Typically palpitations would not be expected to cause frequent urination. It may be, however, that another cause may result in palpitations and frequent urination- one thought would be a urinary tract infection. ...Read more

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Can anemia cause frequent urination?

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Can anemia cause frequent urination?

No, I dont think so: Anemia will not cause frequent urination. I think they are separate condition that you should discuss further with your doctor. Frequent urination can happen in some condition for instance- if you consume a lot of fluids, in diabetes-when your blood sugar is high, bladder/urinary tract infection, drug /agent related- i.e. Water pills, beverages-.Ie. Coffee, tea. See md and have yourself checked. ...Read more

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Why diabetes can cause frequent urination?

Why diabetes can cause frequent urination?

Urinary glucose: Because you dump excess glucose into the urine leading the increased amount and frequency of urination. Get on diet, exercise, weight loss and appropriate medication to return your glucose to normal. Check w/your doctor. ...Read more

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How can fear cause un-intended urination althought sympathetic ns cause urine retention ?

How can fear cause un-intended urination althought sympathetic ns cause urine retention ?

Sympathetic Overload: After an overwhelming sympathetic stimulation occurs (horrific fear), the sympathetic portion may shut down temporarily. The unopposed parasympathetic system, in concert with loss of sympathetic tone, can then cause contraction of the bladder wall with relaxation of the urinary sphincter. Thus, increased sympathetic tone from meds e.g. Sudafed, can cause retention inversely to the above. ...Read more

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What can cause frequent urination?

What can cause frequent urination?

Many causes. : Urinary frequency can occur for many reasons, and finding the cause can often require a detailed patient history, physical exam, or other testing. I suggest seeing your primary care physician for evaluation. If your symptoms are very bothersome, seek a urologist. Keeping a bladder diary for 48 hours is very helpful for the physician: write down when and how much you drink, and when you void. ...Read more

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Can hypothyroid cause frequent urination?

Can hypothyroid cause frequent urination?

Urinary Frequency: It is unlikely that frequent urination has anything to do with your thyroid. This is most commonly an infectious problem or a blood sugar issue. ...Read more

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What can cause blood in urine, prolapse, fatigue, extreme thirst and frequent urination?

What can cause blood in urine, prolapse, fatigue, extreme thirst and frequent urination?

FATIGUE EVAL/R/O DM: FATIGUE RULE OUTBDIABETES:it requires a complete W/U. You need full EXAM AND labs. CBC/CMP/B12/FOLATE /TFTS/VITD/CRP//SED RATE//IRON STUDIES/LYME TITERS. Start a. Gluten free diet Wholeapproach.com gutbliss.com. And high potency vitamins. Rejuvenation-science.com Then review results if no firm diagnosis is made, a sleep study may be necessary many subtle sleep disorders cause Fatigue ...Read more

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Does constipation cause frequent urination?

Does constipation cause frequent urination?

It can: Constipation can frequently alter your voiding. Both from mechanical and neurological reasons. www.peedoc.com. ...Read more

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Can constipation cause frequent urination??

Can constipation cause frequent urination??

Yes: Not commonly appreciated but stimulation of rectal mucosa can create urgency particularly if the bladder already sensitive for whatever reason. Your urinary tract warrants evaluation. Sometimes this could be related to low back issues. ...Read more

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Cause of frequent urination?

Prostate enlargement: It is very common due to inefficient bladder emptying. Also, other causes include urethral stricture and bladder atony that produce small frequent voids. Also, urinary tract infection but usually have burning discomfort with it. Frequency at night only is also associated with kidney disease or heart failure due to edema and fluid retention. ...Read more

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What drugs cause urine retention?

What drugs cause urine retention?

Drugs and bladder: Drugs used for colds or diets sometimes act to tighten the urinary channel and block the flow of urine; Ephedrine (kondon's nasal, pretz-d), Pseudoephedrine (actifed, afrin, drixoral, sudafed, triaminic), and phenylpropanolamine (acutrim, dexatrim, phenoxine, prolamine). Sometimes narcotics can slow the muscle in the bladder and cause difficulty emptying. ...Read more

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Can bowel infection cause frequent urination?

Diarrhea and urine: Sometimes with diarrhea you can get a urinary tract infection which can cause frequent urination. If you have diarrhea from diabetes then the diabetes or elevated glucose can cause frequent urination. Pinworms can cause urinary tract infections. Follow with your doctor and check an urinanalysis/ urine culture. ...Read more

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Can IBS cause frequent urination?

Definitely: Bladder reacts to contact with inflammed bowel and hence urinary frequency. Interstitial cystitis can also co-exist with ibs. ...Read more

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Does hemorrhoids cause blood during urination?

Does hemorrhoids cause blood during urination?

No. If you : Have blood in urine, not just in the toilet bowl, you need to look to other causes. Have your doctor check your urine. ...Read more

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Does dipyridamole cause frequent urination for people?

Not likely but...: Not a reported side effect. If I should speculate, it causes blood vessels to dilate which may increase blood flow to the kidneys and perhaps increase urination. I would first look for other causes. Only if okay with your doctor, you could stop this medication for a few days and see if this problem resolves (if all else fails and this is a considerable problem for you). ...Read more

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Will cilostazol be affected if I take dipyridamole?

Will cilostazol be affected if I take dipyridamole?

Bleeding risk: The combination may increase your risk of bleeding, but the benefits may outweigh the risks , so ask your doctor. ...Read more

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What is dipyridamole tablet?

What is dipyridamole tablet?

2 indications: It is given orally with Aspirin to reduce platelet adhesion (which leads to blood clots) after someone has had a TIA (mini-stroke) it can also be given intravenously to take advantage of its property to dilate blood vessels - as part of a chemical stress test (for the heart) along with nuclear imaging. ...Read more

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What is dipyridamole given for?

What is dipyridamole given for?

2 indications: It is given orally with Aspirin to reduce platelet adhesion (which leads to blood clots) after someone has had a TIA (mini-stroke) it can also be given intravenously to take advantage of its property to dilate blood vessels - as part of a chemical stress test (for the heart) along with nuclear imaging. ...Read more

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Can you describe what dipyridamole is?

Can you describe what dipyridamole is?

Its a antiplatelet: Its like a super Aspirin called Plavix (clopidogrel) taken to prevent clotting its an antiplatelet agent not an anticoagulant. ...Read more

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What is an antidote for dipyridamole?

What is an antidote for dipyridamole?

Aminophylline: Aminophylline reverses the vasodilatory effects of dipyridamole. However, vasopressors may still be required. Dialysis won't work since it's protein-bound. ...Read more

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What is the medication dipyridamole 25 mg used for in humans?

What is the medication dipyridamole 25 mg used for in humans?

Vasodilator: Dipyridamole is a vasodilator -- that means it dilates and relaxes the blood vessel through its indirect action on the vessel smooth muscle. In the past, it has been used for chest pain and cardioprotection -- but these days it has gone by the wayside because of the extensive use of nitroglycerin. It is still used in combination with Aspirin for stroke prevention. ...Read more

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Why is dipyridamole on beer labels?

Why is dipyridamole on beer labels?

It is?????: Don't know what kind of beer you are drinking, but I have never heard of this. Dipyridamole is a drug which can cause increased bleeding and bruising, and beer is the last place it should be. If this was actually on a label, and not a joke someone is playing on you, it is dangerous and should be reported to the fda or your local consumer protection agency. ...Read more

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Can I take aspirin and dipyridamole?

Can I take aspirin and dipyridamole?

Yes but bleeding ris: The combination exists in one pill called " aggrenox". It is useful in stroke prevention, but it can cause bleeding, and only a doctor can decide if the benefits outweigh the risks of taking both. ...Read more

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What is dipyridamole?

What is dipyridamole?

Blood thinner: Dipyridamole is another name for persantine. This is a medication that has blood-thinning properties by preventing platelets from clumping together, and hence is often given to people who have suffered certain types of strokes. However, it also has effects on the cells that make up the walls of coronary arteries, causing them to dilate, and hence can be used in pharmacologic stress testing. ...Read more

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Can you take aspenter, aspacardin and dipyridamole all at the same time?

Can you take aspenter, aspacardin and dipyridamole all at the same time?

Yes, you can, but: The aspacardin is basically magnesium. The other two, are actually compounded together for some people. The risk is slight increase chance of bleeding, or difficultly forming blood clots, but not too great of a risk. ...Read more

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Is it bad to give her an aspenter and aspacardine and dipyridamole all in the same time?

No: If these are prescribed by your physician to treat a medical condition, there is no reason not to take them together. ...Read more

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How do physicians add dipyridamole to an intravenous bag?

How do physicians add dipyridamole to an intravenous bag?

Stress testing: For stress testing, concentrated intravenous Dipyridamole is drawn up in one syringe and diluted into a larger syringe or saline bag. ...Read more

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Is routine dipyridamole thallium scintigraphy still used by doctors?

Is routine dipyridamole thallium scintigraphy still used by doctors?

Yes: In some hospitals it is. But Lexiscan (regadenson) has largely replaced Dipyridamole in most labs. Thallium is also still used sometimes, especially to evaluate hibernatining myocardium, but newer radionuclides have largely replaced it for routine testing. ...Read more

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Is dipyridamole drug safe for women who are pregnant or breastfeeding?

Is dipyridamole drug safe for women who are pregnant or breastfeeding?

Yes: There have been human and animal studies showing that Dipyridamole is safe in pregnancy and when breastfeeding. If you are on this medication, you should continue it until your doctor tells you to stop. ...Read more

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Thallium dipyridamole stress test with the radioactive chemical given is it true that it is dangerous to be near babies and children after procedure?

Thallium dipyridamole stress test with the radioactive chemical given is it true that it is dangerous to be near babies and children after procedure?

No: The amount of thallium given during a stress test is between 20 and 30 times less than the level where you are releasing enough radiation to be of concern. The half life of thallium is short. To be extra careful i wouldn't be worried after 24 hrs at most. ...Read more

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