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Obstetrics And Gynecology (Definition)

Obstetricians deal with pregnancy and helping women to have a healthy baby. Gynecology deals with women's reproduction health, so gynecologists treat reproductive health problems like irregular periods, vaginitis, abnormal pap tests. Gynecologists also help women to maintain or achieve overall health--and so address issues of ...Read more


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I've been taking advicor for five years and now my doctor is switching me to zocor (simvastatin). How long does the niacin stay in your body.. Flushing?

I've been taking advicor for five years and now my doctor is switching me to zocor (simvastatin).  How long does the niacin stay in your body..  Flushing?

Good question: I researched your question: the half life of extended release Niacin in Advicor (lovastatin and niacin) is very variable, & depends on gender, dose, & individual characteristics. It peaks 5 hours after a single dose. Following years of treatment, it's probably safe to assume that it will take days (3-5) to wear off completely. Possibly longer depending on dose. ...Read more

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Cholesterol medicine advicor (lovastatin and niacin) side effects.?

Cholesterol medicine advicor (lovastatin and niacin) side effects.?

Med side effects: Advicor (lovastatin and niacin) contains a statin as well as niacin. Side-effects include muscular aches (statins), inflammation (both), lft elevation (both), and flushing (niacin). Dangerous toxicity is rare, but muscle aches can occur in 10% patients. ...Read more

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I need advice from a gynecologist ?

I need advice from a gynecologist ?

Here to Help: There are many Gynecologist here on Healthtap. We are here to help. You may ask general questions here or you can schedule a virtual visit with an healthtap Obgyn at your convenience anytime. ...Read more

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Gastroelogy was the advice from my gynecologist. I have fatigue fullness feeling and chronic pain in the lower part of belly. (r) cyst ovary confuse?

Gastroelogy was the advice from my gynecologist.  I have fatigue fullness feeling and chronic pain in the lower part of belly. (r) cyst ovary  confuse?

GI issue as well?: From your question, it sounds like your gyn dr. Does not feel your pains and symptoms you are having are all related to the ovarian cyst you have. You may have some intestinal issues as well that need to be investigated, and that is why they want you to see the GI dr. Best wishes. (not sure what the #40 and #41 things mean). ...Read more

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It seems like everyone my age is going to a gynocologist for regular exams. I was told you only go if pregnant or have a problem. Any advice?

It seems like everyone my age is going to a gynocologist for regular exams. I was told you only go if pregnant or have a problem. Any advice?

If you are: Or have been sexually active you should have your first pap at 21, you should be doing regular breast exams sand have a professional exam yearly. ...Read more

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Free answer to the question by gynacologist in mumbai?

?: Sorry, resubmit your question, as i cannot figure out what you are trying to ask. ...Read more

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I recently went to my gyneocologist and had a culture test done. It was negative. What am i free of, what to do?

I recently went to my gyneocologist and had a culture test done. It was negative. What am i free of, what to do?

Check with doctor: More than likely, your doctor did a culture for chlamydia and gonorrhea; however, the only way to know is to contact your gynecologist and ask for a copy of your lab report. Hopefully, if something would of been abnormal you would of been contacted. ...Read more