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Mom has carpal tunel syndrom.norm TSH,blood chorestelor 4.46 (lab norm <2.6).started taking trental, (pentoxifylline)cardiomagnil,troxevasin,atoris.how fast they cure?
My meds.are Metformin,Lisinopril, Asprin,Simpastin, Atenolol, Hidrocrotiazde, Terazosin.I am naziated a lot. Raditation for prostate c. 3yrs ago.PSA 1?
Syndr vertiginosum, tinitis spondyloarthrosis. Neurologist prescribed me Betaserc, but otolaryngologist has added cinnarizine? Should ibtake both?
Need more info: Not knowing your medical history the best person to give you an accurate answer to your question is your otolaryngologist. ...Read more
Mom is on nabistart a beta blocker for BP, ENT gave for tinnitus tinnex a calcium blocker. Cardio had said beta better as heart rate was high.Now what?
Better for what?: Sounds like the "cardio" & ENT need to confer. Beta-blockers & Ca-modulators are used for BP control but they have numerous other uses. Is the "cardio" proposing using the beta-blocker for both BP & tinnitus? Because beta-blockers can CAUSE tinnitus as a side effect. Mom needs to get treated as a whole person, not just a heart & 2 ears. "Now what?" is a question the DOCS should properly answer. ...Read more
Which anticoagulant regime is kidney safe (s.cr2,BUN23)for paroxysmal afib(Apixaban 2.5bd,Xalerto 15onceor warfarine) cause im afraid of nephrotixic?
Warfarin: is the safest...most renal specialists agree that Xalreto is well tolerated! Hope this helps Dr Z ...Read more
Pharmacist said I cannot take Azithromycin with Diltiazem because of fatal heart arrhythmia risk. Is this correct?
Technically Yes!: Theoretically yes..such cases have been reported but your Physician is a better source for such info where it concerns you and his/her knowledge of YOUR situation! Discuss what the Pharmacist has told you with you prescribing M.D or D.O!!! ...Read more
49 year old female.im on 10 mg of inderal (propranolol) for miner skipped beats.dr wants me on fish oil.is it ok to take with inderal (propranolol).
Loc, bleeding&collapsing lungs, blood in kidneys, arrythmia, was on a vent, BP sky rocketed, back on vent.Is this SVT or goodpasture?13yrsold.Thoughts?
Taking dilitiazem 120mg 1xday, raising heart rate to 125+.Bp got higher.Same thing when i took metoprolol. Taking for arrythmias.Suggestions to try?
Depends: It depends on the type of arrythmia. In general, diltizem dose can be increased above 120, metoprolol can be gradually increased. Verapamil or Carvedilol can be considered. If the arrhythmia is atrial fibrillation, could also consider digoxin. Some can be taken in combination. Need to make sure there is not other underlying cause for fast heart rate such as high thyroid, anemia, or dehydration. ...Read more
I take a beta blocker (cannot tolerate ccb's) for v-tach and nuero cardiogenic syncope. Recently started GABA for anxiety. Can this cause more pvc's?
My BP is bad eben though i'm on inderal (propranolol). So doc prescribed captopril along with inderal (propranolol). Is this good?
Can i substitute Propranalol 40mg with derivative Betalol 40mg (Reg.No 120/32)Berlin Pharmaceutical Industry Co Ltd Thailand as10mg Prop is sold here?
Maybe: I would discuss this further with your doctor who is likely more familiar with these formulations. ...Read more
41female cardiologistdid blood ekgs excerstress test on BP med press good he said myheart is fine.I smoke i set date this monda to tryandquit anyadvic?
Great news!!: You can do this! Tell your friends. Get your cigarettes, ash trays & matches/lighters out of the house by Monday. Keep paying your self the cost of your cigarettes everyday - put the money in a big jar so you can see it grow. Put reminders around house to encourage and reinforce yourself. Start a new hobby, book or sport on Monday to feel extra healthy. Just deciding to quit was 1/2 the battle! ...Read more
Cant find blood preesure meds to agree took toprol (metoprolol) xl, cardizem , lisinpril getting frustrated taking 5mg Norvasc but it cause heart rate to raise , ?
Agree with what?: Are you having drug interactions? What other side effects? Many people who can find no class of medication to treat their problem, often are not experiencing side effects of the medication, but anticipation of trouble as result of anxiety. Ace inhibitors (lisinopril) are very well tolerated, but if side effect, arb is good option. Norvasc (amlodipine) (dhp-ccb) is also well tolerated, with few side effects. ...Read more
Can coreg (carvedilol) cause panic attacks? Have gad, but since being on coreg (carvedilol) I have had two rowdy attacks. Coreg (carvedilol) works great, works as advertised. Pa's no fun
Unlikely: Not a known side effect of this medication. ...Read more