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Wht do I hve 2 do 2 get the Dr's 2 gve me a direct diagnoses!!!! Beside probably, seems like, maybe MS OR can it not be given a direct yes or no?

Wht do I hve 2 do 2 get the Dr's 2 gve me a direct diagnoses!!!! Beside probably, seems like, maybe MS OR can it not be given a direct yes or no?

Uncertainty: I am sorry you feel frustrated about getting a precise diagnosis. MS is a diagnosis that is made by coordinating the results of history, physical exam and imaging studies over time. Doctors may be reluctant to give your illness a label prematurely, and sometimes we just don't know. ...Read more

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How do you figure an intermediate and reading script by using script given by dr?

Waste of words: Please actually read the information you submit before you send it. The words above do not communicate a clear idea in the English language. You are welcome to start over. ...Read more

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What happen if neurobion is given iv?

What happen if neurobion is given iv?

Neurobion: It should be done cautiously to observe for signs of allergic reaction. (http://www. Sandarmyaing. Com/index. Php? Option=com_content&view=article&id=162:neurobion-vitamin-b-complex&catid=45:merck&Itemid=85) ...Read more

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Why was I given pethidine? What is it for?

Why was I given pethidine? What is it for?

Pethidine: If I remember correctly pethidine is the same as Demerol (meperidine hydrochloride) in the usa. It is essentially Meperidine and it is an opioid used for pain control. ...Read more

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How does a dr predict due date if not given LMP?

How does a dr predict due date if not given LMP?

Ultrasound: One way is ultrasound. From measurements of the gestational sac and then the fetus, an estimated gestational age can be calculated. ...Read more

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I have been given a sreriod shot this week from my Dr and am on a pill for my hives. But I feel they are still spreading some?

I have been given a sreriod shot this week from my Dr and am on a pill for my hives. But I feel they are still spreading some?

Hives can be: Very RESISTANT to treatment...especially if no SPECIFIC ALLERGY has been identified....

Keep in contact with your treating physician...


Hope this is helpful
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My 4 yrold was given his DTAP shot a few wks ago & found out today dr accidentally gave adolescent dosage! But was told will cause no side effects?

My 4 yrold was given his DTAP shot a few wks ago & found out today dr accidentally gave adolescent dosage! But was told will cause no side effects?

It doesn't matter: No worries. The older kid's dose is for ages 10-11 years and above, and is called Tdap. The younger kid's dose is called DTaP. Notice that the "d" and the "p" in the older kid's vaccine is lower case, while those letters are capitalized (upper case) in the younger kid's vaccine. That is because the older kid's vaccine has a bit LESS stuff in it (the younger kid's vaccine is slightly "stronger"). ...Read more

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How does a Dr. Know if you're having a migraine? What test can they do to prove if so and is it possible it may not show in test? What med is given?

How does a Dr. Know if you're having a migraine? What test can they do to prove if so and is it possible it may not show in test? What med is given?

Migraine: Mostly by history including headache diary There is no test per se. If interfering with your life suggest neurological work up to determine treatment if your primary care doc can't ...Read more

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Should I be given vivitrol if I have not been effectively tapered off Suboxone only abruptly stopped bc my dr lost his license!? I've still been using

Should I be given vivitrol if I have not been effectively tapered off Suboxone only abruptly stopped bc my dr lost his license!? I've still been using

Find another Dr: If Suboxone was helpful for you try to find another prescribing provider in your area,
you can use the Suboxone website or
buprenorphine physician and treatment program locator
buprenorphine. Samhsa. Gov/bwns_locator/.
Vivitrol is another option however still would be helpful to find an addiction specialist to help you. ...Read more

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I have completed my meds for shingles, but I still feel bad. Dr said the meds will continue to help even if I have finished them. Shld I be given more?

I have completed my meds for shingles, but I still feel bad. Dr said the meds will continue to help even if I have finished them. Shld I be given more?

Anti-viral, no.: Bitsy, good evidence supports the dose and duration recommendations for each approved anti-viral. More is not better, but, there are effective meds for the nerve pain if it persists, like gabapentin, Pregabalin and duloxetine. ...Read more

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Can Canadians be given prescriptions by the Dr's on HealthTap?

Can Canadians be given prescriptions by the Dr's on HealthTap?

If calling from U.S.: With HealthTap's PRIME Virtual Consults, a caller located inside the U.S. will state his desired U.S. pharmacy. If a prescription is given by the HealthTap doctor, it will be sent electronically to that desired pharmacy, and there is no other copy of the prescription. When calling from outside the U.S., a caller does not get to select a pharmacy (prescriptions cannot be sent to non-U.S. pharmacy). ...Read more

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What meds are given for brochostenosis?

What meds are given for brochostenosis?

Bronchostenosis: Bronchodilators are the mainstay of the medication that is from different classes, some to name albuterol, proair, ventolin, steroidal inhalres, atrovent, (ipratropium) Spiriva, combivent and so on ...Read more

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What medications are given fordepression?

What medications are given fordepression?

Why R you depressed?: If your depression is affecting your life and/or those around you and you have trouble dealing with it or not knowing how to etc. It is very reasonable to seek help, either from a therapist, your physician/nurse, or both. Psychotherapy may be adequate for some, others may need both meds (many choices, depending on your symptoms/needs) and therapy. Consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more

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How can warts be given?

How can warts be given?

Warts: Warts are caused by one of the many types of human papilloma virus. This virus is "given" through skin-to-skin contact. The end result can be the development of a typical wart. ...Read more

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How is a diabetes test given?

How is a diabetes test given?

Blood: 1st step is simply check the random blood sugar. Your random blood sugar requires a blood sample. Your random blood sugar should be between 70 and 120. If the blood sugar is higher than 120 (dependent upon how much higher), the next step would be a blood a1c test or a glucose tolerance test. ...Read more

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What tests are given for utis?

What tests are given for utis?

Urinalysis: Any urgent or a primary care office should carry out a quick urine dip to determine an uti. An official test would be a urine culture which takes longer. Otherwise your clinical symptoms such as burning, frequency, urgency, chills, fever and hestinancy would increase likelihood. ...Read more

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Why would I be given Rh factor?

Why would I be given Rh factor?

Protect next child: If you are rh negative & your newborn rh positive, then you will develop antibodies against rh positive blood. If your next child is also rh positive these antibodies may cross the placenta causing a serious problem, hemolytic anemia. In that case your newborn will be very ill & may require many blood transfusions. Rh factor helps prevent you from developing these dangerous antibodies. ...Read more

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Where are B12 injections given?

Where are B12 injections given?

Almost anywhere: It is hard to go wrong with B12 injections. Anywhere there is enough fat can be used, but usually the stomach, buttock, upper arm. I teach my patients to do home B12 injections all the time. There are actually lots of You Tube videos teaching people how to give shots. ...Read more

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What is TPN and when is it given?

What is TPN and when is it given?

IV nutrition: Tpn stands for total parenteral nutrition. Enteral means that the GI tract is used (the patient is eating or tube feeds are being given). Parenteral means that the intravenous route is being used instead. Tpn is used when it's not safe to used the GI tract (for instance, when there's a bowel obstruction) or when the GI tract isn't functioning properly (e.g. Short bowel syndrome). ...Read more

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How are heparin injections given?

How are heparin injections given?

Subq: Most Heparin injections are administered subcutaneously or intravenously. ...Read more

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Amoxillin is given to a child for?

Amoxillin is given to a child for?

Amoxil (amoxicillin): Amoxil (amoxicillin) is given for bacterial infections like strep throat or urinary or skin infections. ...Read more

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Can 2 nebulizers be given together?

Can 2 nebulizers be given together?

Specifics?: Which are the two nebulizers you are referring to? ...Read more

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How can mammograms be given to males?

How can mammograms be given to males?

The exact same: Technique as with females. A mammogram can be performed on virtually anyone with even minimal tissue in the breast regions. ...Read more

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Why isn't flupentixol given at night?

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Why isn't flupentixol given at night?

Flupentixol: It is an Antipsychotic which can cause dizziness. ...Read more

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Given reflux what food is best to eat?

Given reflux what food is best to eat?

Reflux: Foods that can trigger gerd: fatty or fried foods, coffee, tea, alcohol, spicy foods, oranges and other citrus fruits, tomatoes, onions, carbonated beverages, chocolate and mint.

Foods that help prevent gerd: leafy greens, melons, bananas, oatmeal, tofu, fennel, parsley, and rice. ...Read more

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Is it okay to given myself an abortion?

Is it okay to given myself an abortion?

No: Please don't try this on your own. Please consider taking your pregnancy to term for adoption. If you have access to legal abortion, either by surgery or medication, please take advantage of it. If it is illegal, and you feel this is something you must do, try to get somewhere where it is legal. Do not under any circumstances try to perform a surgical procedure on yourself. ...Read more