Doctor insights on:
How Soon Can You Drink Coffee After Having Heart Valve Surgery
A valve is a structure that regulates the direction of flow. The heart is a special kind of pump. It moves blood by squeezing and relaxing. There are 4 chambers and each chamber has a valve. This keeps blood from moving backwards when the heart squeezes. When a chamber squeezes it lets the blood move forward but when the chamber is relaxed it prevents the blood from ...Read more
Yes: If you have a mechanical aortic valve and Coumadin (warfarin) for thinning blood, you have to be careful. Small quantities like a glass of wine or beer is okay. But large amounts can derange the blood thinning effects of coumadin (warfarin). No relationship with pacemakers. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Ask surgeon: If you are the individual with the heart surgery, I am concerned of a more complex cardiac history. A 33 year old having undergone significant cardiac surgery should directly discuss all these matters with both surgeon and cardiologist. Diet after any surgery is discussed with specific surgeon. Coffee is often started with regular diet. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
How long can you go without emptying your bladder? When should I worry? Lots of vaginal pressure, had gastric sleeve surgery 9/16/13.
?????: If u are not urinating please call your doc asap. ...Read more
Can you drink coffee/caffeine non- decaff after having mitral valve repair surgery for a leaking mitral valve? Will it affect anything.
Can you drink alcohol if you had mitral valve repair open heart surgery... Will alcohol cause any damage to heart if had surgery in the past?
Can you drink alcohol with medications like metropolol and digoxin..Which i drink everyday due to heart surgery for mitral valve repair..21 year old?
Yes. : Drinking in moderation is ok.Get a more detailed answer ›
Hours/days not more: Esophageal atresia prevents a kid from receiving fluids & maintaining normal metabolic balance. While awaiting surgery, mouth secretions can build up in the remnant and transfer into the lungs causing pneumonia.Stabalization with IV fluids, suction & close monitoring is reasonable until the kid can be moved to a center where surgery can procede. Further delays deminish the chances for good outcome. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
1-7 days: If it was done through the wrist, (radial artery approach), you should be able to drive in 1 day. If done through the groin (femoral artery approach) you should wait about a week. If you have to stop suddenly in an emergency and really hit the brakes hard, you could pop the plug in the femoral artery and have a serious emergency. ...Read more
It depends on: Severity of illness and urgency for classification and for organ availability. Unos policy and transplant coordination; united network for organ sharing ia=on life support like lvad ib= on inotrope in hospital dobutamine, primacor ii=accepted for transplant this may help: http://www.Uptodate.Com/contents/heart-transplantation-beyond-the-basics?Source=outline_link&view=text&anchor=h2#h2. ...Read more
Can you tell me if it's likely that I will experience cardiac arrest or heart failure while I sleep after a caffeine overdose?
For how long will you have shortness of breath after heart surgery for mitral valve repair if cardiologist says echo looks after surgery.
Post op: If the mitral valve repair was successful, the shortness of breath if due to the mitral regurgitation should be improved post op and get gradually better over the next 6 weeks. The timing will vary depending on the state of the heart and other physical characteristics. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Please advise if it's likely that i will experience cardiac arrest or heart failure while i sleep after a caffeine overdose?
A worrisome question: to me. Whenever anyone asks how long after procedure X or drug Y can I drink alcohol, I become concerned that drinking is far too important to the person asking the question, and I ask myself whether there may be an alcohol problem. This question should be asked of your ENT surgeon, not someone who doesn't know your history. Alcohol in general increases chances of bleeding and is not recommended. ...Read more
How long does lidocane last after wisdom teeth removal and can I get dehydrated cause of not eating or drinking 24hours before procedure.?
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- How soon can you fly in a plane after heart bypass surgery?
- How soon after vitrectomy surgery can you have a glass of wine?
- How soon after drinking can you drive?
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- How soon after surgery can you fly?
- How soon can you breast feed after drinking alcohol?
- How soon can i travel after a minimally invasive heart surgery?
- How soon can i drive after i have bariatric surgery?
- Talk to a cardiologist online