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Can carvedilol cause exercise induced asthma?

Can carvedilol cause exercise induced asthma?

Theoretically yes bu: Non-selective beta blockers tend to worsen asthma and ideally should be avoided. However you will need to weigh the risk'/benefit ratio of getting another drug to control your hypertension. A more cardioselective beta blocker can usually be tolerated by those with asthma reducing the 1 sec airflow rate by about 8% but paradoxically making the airway more responsible to bronchodilator. ...Read more

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Exercise Or Physical Activity (Definition)

Exercise is a physical activity that is completed to maintain or improve health. Benefits of exercise include weight maintenance, improving mood, increasing energy, preventing or controlling chronic diseases, promoting better sleeping, and improving sex life and libido. ...Read more


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Howcan i prevent exercise induced rhinitis?

Howcan i prevent exercise induced rhinitis?

Medication trial: There is a prescription nasal spray which can be used as needed which may help exercise induced rhinitis. The brand name is Atrovent Nasal Spray (it also comes as an inhaler). The generic name for this is ipratropium bromide. It is only available by prescription in the United States. ...Read more

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Could allergies and exercise induce asthma?

Could allergies and exercise induce asthma?

Yes: Allergies and exercise are 2 of the most common triggers for exacerbation of asthma symptoms. If your asthma is not well controlled and you have allergies, treatment of the allergies is an important part of asthma therapy. If exercise is making your breathing worse it doesn't mean you can't do it. It suggests that your asthma is not well controlled and this should be discussed with your doctor. ...Read more

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How can exercise effect migraines?

How can exercise effect migraines?

Exercise & migraines: Vigorous exercise may trigger migraines due to sudden increase in oxygen demand, drop in blood sugar &/or dehydration from poor intake before exercise, sore muscles from strenuous exercise done infrequently, head injury. Studies have shown, however, that moderate exercise can reduce the number & severity of attacks & regular exercise may prevent migraines. ...Read more

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What is stress induced seizures?

What is stress induced seizures?

Pseudo seizures: Are seizures like activity ( non epileptic seizures) 2nd to severe anxiety or due to stressful situations. ...Read more

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Can strenuous exercise cause B12 deficit?

Can strenuous exercise cause B12 deficit?

No.: The liver stores a 3-year supply of vitamin b12. True vegan vegetarians may need a supplement or vitamin B12 fortified food. In pernicious anemia diagnosed in 1% of people over age 60, impaired production of intrinsic factor interferes with B12 absorption. Complications of gastro-intestinal surgery (bypass, stapling), small intestine bacterial overgrowth and tropical sprue can cause b12 deficiency. ...Read more

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Can regular exercise and weight loss lower panic attacks ?

Can regular exercise and weight loss lower panic attacks ?

Good ideas: Regular exercise that's appropriate to your overall physical condition is good for anyone and might help prevent anxiety/panic from developing. Once there, it can help too but might need help from psychotherapy if the gym scares you. Weight loss (in folk who are above BMI 25) is also good and again may be easier if you 1st deal w/ issues and learn skills in therapy. Nice ideas! Good thinking! Best ...Read more

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Can smoking marijuana trigger abdominal migraines?

Can smoking marijuana trigger abdominal migraines?

Yes: Smoking marijuana can cause unusual gastrointestinal symptoms including what some would consider to be abdominal migraines. If you notice this specifically after smoking marijuana, and it subsides, it could be that. However, if you have it other times, or if you have progressive abdominal pain with any systemic changes, you would need to consider being seen by a physician. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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Could exercise prevent asthma?

Could exercise prevent asthma?

No: Exercise improves exercise tolerance, but does nothing to help asthma. That being said, it does not worsen it either. ...Read more

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Can spiriva be prescribed for exercise induced asthma?

Can spiriva be prescribed for exercise induced asthma?

No: A the present time spiriva is only indicated for use in patients with copd. Based on how the medication works and what causes exercise-induced asthma, it is not likely that spiriva would give any significant relief to those symptoms. ...Read more

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What causes a headache during cardio exercise?

What causes a headache during cardio exercise?

Not completely clear: But it has been hypothesized that exercise leads to intracranial(in the skull) blood vessel dilation may be the culprit, similar to the cause of headache pain with migraines. Realize there are "secondary" headaches that can be worsened with exercise that are very concerning like bleeding issues or aneurysms, though again, these are rare causes of exercise induced(worsened) headaches. ...Read more

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Can someone grow out of exercise induced asthma?

Can someone grow out of exercise induced asthma?

Possibly: Allergists typically will say that asthma or eia goes into "remission". It may become asymptomatic for a period of time, but we are always wary of a recurrence of symptoms. Many times asthma symptoms improve during the teen years and we see symptoms develop again as an adult. ...Read more

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Does exercise or caffeine induce palpitations?

Does exercise or caffeine induce palpitations?

Palpitations: These are caused by many things. Stress, excitement, irritants both physical and chemical, pressure like a hiatal hernia or esophageal push or pull, and primary heart things, the causes are very many in number. ...Read more

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How can exercise trigger asthma?

How can exercise trigger asthma?

More demand: The simplest way to put it is that there is more demand on the lungs to exchange oxygen and carbon dioxide during exercise. That requires faster and deeper respirations and may strain all parts of the lungs. ...Read more

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Can smoking trigger/increase symptoms of chronic exertional compartment syndrome?

Can smoking trigger/increase symptoms of chronic exertional compartment syndrome?

Probably/why risk it: Cecs happens due to reduced blood flow in muscle areas. It happens in physically active people, for whom smoking can rob oxygen and reduce your exercise tolerance. In any person, tobacco exposes you to 50 known carcinogens plus carbon monoxide and other chemicals. Best thing would be not risking any tobacco (and it gets harder to stop as you get older). Free, no-nag help at 800-quit-now. ...Read more

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Can gradually increased exercise reverse pain sensitivity in chronic pain ?

Can gradually increased exercise reverse pain sensitivity in chronic pain ?

Yes: From personal experience, yes. From observation of my patients, yes. Now you have hope. ...Read more

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Should kids with exercise induced asthma avoid the trigger and therefore avoid exercising?

Should kids with exercise induced asthma avoid the trigger and therefore avoid exercising?

Mgt: Children with asthma can be treated and the asthma controlled so that they may exercise without difficulty. An assessment can be made by your PCP or by scheduling an online appointment. ...Read more

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Can Serotonin Syndrome cause migraines? Can it cause migraine aura? Can psuedoephedrine overdose induce it>?

Can Serotonin Syndrome cause migraines?  Can it cause migraine aura?  
Can psuedoephedrine overdose induce it>?

Unlikely: confusion, headache not migraines, muscle twitching, agitation, dilated pupils, changes in your bp and temperature, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, shivering, heavy sweating are all possible symptoms for serotonin syndrome. It is commonly caused by interactions between an antidepressant that is an SSRI or SNRI and another medication that effects serotonin--ex. Cough med or pain med etc not sudafed ...Read more

Dr. Dariush Saghafi
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Migraine (Definition)

A type of headache that is associated with throbbing localized pain and usually causes light ...Read more