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Can you tell me about cholesterol need information on how to stop taking the drug rozavel?

Can you tell me about cholesterol need information on how to stop taking the drug rozavel?

How are you feeling?: Cholesterol is produced in your body and can be consumed in your diet, however medication is predominantly to combat overproduction in your body. Many people continue to have elevation of cholesterol despite rigorous changes in their diets. For this reason, I would urge you to discuss with your doctor any concerns you have about this medication and learn what level of lipid disorder you have. ...Read more

Dr. Anita Deswal
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Spironolactone (Definition)

Treats fluid retention (edema) in patients with congestive heart failure, liver cirrhosis, or nephrotic syndrome. Also treats high blood pressure, heart failure, and low blood potassium (hypokalemia). This medicine is ...Read more


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I'm taking desoxyn (methamphetamine) and want to know if you can tell me about the side effect?

I'm taking desoxyn (methamphetamine) and want to know if you can tell me about the side effect?

Desoxyn (methamphetamine) side effects: Serious side effects need emergency care are fast pounding or uneven heart beat or feeling lightheaded or fainting increase in BP severe headache&blurred vision, it is serious side effect and calls for stoppingthe drug and seek immidiate help other not so serious side effects are insomnia, fast heartbeat, headache/dizziness, diarrhea/constipation.Loss of appetite, impotence and lack of sex interest. ...Read more

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What to do if I have anxiety about taking antibiotics! please talk to me?

What to do if I have anxiety about taking antibiotics! please talk to me?

Antibiotics have a: Place in healthcare but they are used so frequently that we are becoming immune to some of them. Taking probiotics along w/antibiotics may help reduce your fear because the probiotics will replace the good bacteria that is being killed along with the bad. Hope this helps. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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If I want to take aderral, what are the side effects I should know about?

If I want to take aderral, what are the side effects I should know about?

Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine): Appetite and wt. Loss, changes in vision, insomnia, headache, irritability & anxiety. ...Read more

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What is the process in order to have misoprostol prescribed? How do I go about getting a prescription for misoprostol if i want an abortion? .

What is the process in order to have misoprostol prescribed? How do I go about getting a prescription for misoprostol if i want an abortion?

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See your doctor: You need to see your md. It is a prescription drug and must be ordered by a doctor or advanced practice nurse. ...Read more

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What is the process in order to have misoprostol prescribed? How do I go about getting a prescription for misoprostol if i want an abortion? .

What is the process in order to have misoprostol prescribed? How do I go about getting a prescription for misoprostol if i want an abortion?

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Provider : See a doctor or provider who does medical abortion. If you don't have one nearby, check planned parenthood's website. Do not - repeat do not do not attempt medical abortion without skilled professional supervision. ...Read more

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How do should I know the best chemo drug for me?

How do should I know the best chemo drug for me?

You can't: The choice of the best chemotherapy is extremely complicated and you will need to rely on your oncologist. He or she has spent literally years learning how to answer this question for you. Let them do their job. ...Read more

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What to if I am on the drug propanalol for migraines - does this drug make you put weight on?

What to if I am on the drug propanalol for migraines - does this drug make you put weight on?

Side effects: Propanalol (inderal) is an older beta blocker, and is less specific in it's binding than newer , selective beta blockers. Therefore, patients can feel tired, fatigued, and depressed while taking this drug. A decreased activity level may be related to weight gain. ...Read more

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I was given Lamictal to "control my impulses" what does this mean? How do I need to feel to know that the med is working?

I was given Lamictal to "control my impulses" what does this mean? How do I need to feel to know that the med is working?

See a psychiatrist: Presumably your psychiatrist prescribed lamotrigine (Lamictal) for impulsivity (acting on whims without thinking of the long-term consequences). Impulsivity can be found in patients with bipolar disorder, drug abuse, ADHD, and personality disorders. See your psychiatrist to discuss whether your symptoms improve with Lamictal. http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/druginfo/meds/a695007.html ...Read more

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A have vph and want to know who to talk to about it what tipe of doctor?

A have vph and want to know who to talk to about it what tipe of doctor?

HPV?: Do you mean hpv? (genital) human papilloma virus? You can talk to your regular physician, your dermatologist, your gynecologist, your urologist. ...Read more

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Question about menopause hormone therapy. Just saw the latest study, and want to know if i need to be concerned?

Question about menopause hormone therapy. Just saw the latest study, and want to know if i need to be concerned?

Depends: What is the latest study you reference? If you are under treatment you should talk to the doctor who is prescribing the treatment about the study. ...Read more

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What to do if I have hypertension drug question?

What to do if I have hypertension drug question?

BP drug question: I recommend talking to your team. Drugs.com is excellent resource. Uptodate.com is best. ...Read more

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I need to know what is the alternative to anafranil/luvox for ocd/anxiety?

I need to know what is the alternative to anafranil/luvox for ocd/anxiety?

Multiple: Multiple other ssri's such as Celexa and zoloft (sertraline) can also be used in ocd. These can be augmented with antipsychotics and benzodiazepines as well. http://tinyurl.com/ozsdsbz some who do not respond to these may respond to augmentation with low-dose ondansetron. http://tinyurl.com/nnj59r2 cognitive behavioral therapy is an important part of treatment too. ...Read more

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Please i want to know the effect of using pethidine?

Please i want to know the effect of using pethidine?

Pethidine: This is Meperidine - it is still used mainly in the injectable form for acute pain. It should never be used orally. The metabolite that builds up can cause seizures. ...Read more

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Wanted to ask about something you doctors may not have heard of. Called "dabs" weed concentrate, and I wanted to know if there were bad side effects ?

Wanted to ask about something you doctors may not have heard of. Called "dabs" weed concentrate, and I wanted to know if there were bad side effects ?

Dabs: This is a high potency THC using Butane. Firstly making it may result in explosions (this is how police found out about it) - also use of this causes significant visual and auditory hallucinations. Using THC is dangerous and ruins your brain. ...Read more

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What might I do to go about deciding if to take medication for depression?

Start by seeing your: Dr. Your doctor, a psychiatrist or a psychologist can determine if you have a clinical depression. If you do it is likely that talking therapy will be recommended. In some case antidepressant medications may also be indicated. You can discuss possible side effects, indications, mechanism of action, target sxs and other treatment options w the provider. That way you can make an informed decision. ...Read more

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Please tell me what can you do if you missed the medicine dose of fenofibrate?

Please tell me what can you do if you missed the medicine dose of fenofibrate?

Fenofibrate: If you miss a dose just pick up with the next scheduled dose. Missing one pill shouldn't make a major problem. ...Read more

Dr. Katharine Cox
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Aldactone (Definition)

Aldactone is a potassium-sparing agent which is a kind of water pill or diuretic (heart ...Read more