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Type 1 diabetic. Refent chest cold over counter meds used. Failed urine drug test for cocaine. Didn't touch it. Prob. Violation. What could cause this?

Type 1 diabetic. Refent chest cold over counter meds used. Failed urine drug test for cocaine. Didn't touch it. Prob. Violation. What could cause this?

Cold Meds Not Cause: Cold medications would not cause a positive urine drug test. Do you use medicinal marijuana? If yes, is it from a dispensary or from "the street"? If it's from the street then it may be contaminated by cocaine. Otherwise exposure to cocaine would be the only other reason. ...Read more

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Pleural fremitus is a palpable vibration of the wall of the thorax caused by friction between the parietal and visceral pleura of the lungs. See pleural friction rub for the auditory ...Read more


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What kind of medication is it there for narcolepsy.?

What kind of medication is it there for narcolepsy.?

Stimulants: The most common drug used is amphetamine. But other drugs like provigil, nuvigil, strattera, (atomoxetine) Ritalin etc. Can be used. Drugs should be administered carefully and slowly with due regard to cardiovascular status, especially in middle-aged individuals. ...Read more

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What kind of medication is helpful for alzheimer's?

What kind of medication is helpful for alzheimer's?

Several: No cure available, but these meds may help:
early memory issues: donepezil, or medical foods, cerefolin-nac or the fuel, axona. Later, try Exelon patch, namenda, galantamine, (galantamine hydrobromide) and combinations work best. Since process advances, need a geriatrician to closely follow over time. ...Read more

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What kind of medication I need?

For what?: I am sorry, but we need to know what you need to take medication for. Please tell us, briefly, what is wrong. Ask again. ...Read more

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What kind of medication are required for trichomonas?

What kind of medication are required for trichomonas?

Flagyl: The antibiotic Metronidazole (trade name flagyl) is used to kill protozoans like giardia and trichomonas. It is not without side effects but it does the job. See your doc today for treatment of your vaginal trichomoniasis. ...Read more

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What kind of medication is prescribed to deal with bed sores?

What kind of medication is prescribed to deal with bed sores?

Bedsores: Bedsores are due to pressure over bony prominences. The best way to prevent bedsores, once they occur, is to keep pressure of these areas. That means that you need to constantly move the person into different positions to relieve the pressure. Seeking professional help like with a wound center is a great option since depending on the depth, stage and location of the uler, your options will differ. ...Read more

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What kind of pain medication is given after a septorhinoplasty?

What kind of pain medication is given after a septorhinoplasty?

Medication for rhino: Septorhinoplasty post op pain is highly variable. The majority of my patients take some tylenol (acetaminophen) #3 for a few days and then switch to plain tylenol (acetaminophen) or advil. ...Read more

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What kind of medication do people take for dissociative disorders?

What kind of medication do people take for dissociative disorders?

Not medication: Medication is not the primary treatment for dissociative disorders -- various kinds of talk therapy (including cognitive therapy) are. Also, expressive art therapies can increase self-awareness, cope with symptoms and traumatic experiences, and promote positive integration. Sometimes hypnosis can be helpful. Medications might be used for accompanying symptoms like anxiety & depression, though. ...Read more

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What kind or type of medication does inflamatory due to kidney problem?

What kind or type of medication does inflamatory due to kidney problem?

Need to rephrase: Question is unintelligible the way is formulated,
does he/she means what do anti inflammatory drugs do the kidneys? ...Read more

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Can any kind of medication cause azospermia if yes than which medicines?

Can any kind of medication cause azospermia if yes than which medicines?

Several: Some BP meds (propranolol, reserpine) methyldopa, sulfasalazine, Alpha blockers (hytrin, cardura, (doxazosin) flomax), 5-alpha-reductase inhibitors (avodart, proscar), glucocorticoids, anabolic steroids, alcohol, marijuana, chemotherapeutic agents, toxins (ddt & derivatives; pcb's). Heat exposure (hot tubs) can also affect spermatogenesis. ...Read more

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What kind of malaria medication should I take before I travel and for how long?

What kind of malaria medication should I take before I travel and for how long?

Depends: The medicine you take is dependent on where you are going. Some areas have resistance to certain drugs (like chloroquine.) you might need to start taking it a few weeks before you left, depending on what you take. ...Read more

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Is there a cure for severe oligoasthenozoospermia? What kind of medication can use?

Unlikely: Some tests should be done to clarify reason for it then maybe something can be done. ...Read more

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I have regular glaucoma but I don't know what kind of medication I can take someone please help me?

I have regular glaucoma but I don't know what kind of medication I can take someone please help me?

See eye doctor: Since uncontrolled glaucoma can lead to blindness or significant vision loss, I urge you to see an eye doctor ASAP. The blindness can come on at any time. In the meanwhile, avoid all 1st generation antihistamine (Benadryl (diphenhydramine) etc), any drug with anti-cholinergic activities, and oral or injected steroid just to name a few until your eye doctor tells you otherwise. ...Read more

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Any drugs for antihypertension? My aunt wants me to send her that kind of medication though she did just take her own bp=140/102mmhg.

Any drugs for antihypertension? My aunt wants me to send her that kind of medication though she did just take her own bp=140/102mmhg.

Medicating family: Wow. Please read this very carefully. Your aunt's doctor should be deciding what medication or other treatments are best for her. There are over 100 different choices to choose from and they carry some significant side effects. A trained expert who knows the full health history of your aunt should be deciding this treatment choice. This is very serious. ...Read more

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What kind of medication should I take for diarrhea?

What kind of medication should I take for diarrhea?

Imodium (loperamide): Imodium (loperamide) is an excellent over the counter treatment for diarrhea. Others include pepto-bismol or kaopectate. Most diarrhea will resolve in 1-2 days without treatment. For chronic diarrhea (lasting more than a week), bloody diarrhea, or diarrhea associated with high fever, vomiting and weight loss you should see your doctor. ...Read more

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What type of medication is vraylar?

What type of medication is vraylar?

Anti psychotic: Vraylar (cariprazine) is an antipsychotic medicine used to treat schizophrenia and bipolar disorder ...Read more

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What type of medication is respirdal?

What type of medication is respirdal?

Antipsych/bipolar: Its classified as an antipsychotic but it can also be used for bipolar disorder. ...Read more

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What kind of OTC medication is equivalent meclizine?

What kind of OTC medication is equivalent meclizine?

None really but: Depends why you are taking it-- there are several otc for sea sickness. But if for chronic dizziness or vertigo see your dr. ...Read more

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What kind of pain medication can you use during labor?

What kind of pain medication can you use during labor?

It depends...: Fentanyl, remifentanyl, nitrous, Demerol (meperidine hydrochloride) are just a fee of the medications given intravenously by the rn's during labor. Self medication during labor is usually discouraged. As far as getting medications in the back (epidural), it is mostly local anesthetics that are not narcotics. ...Read more

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What kind of acid reflux medications work the quickest?

What kind of acid reflux medications work the quickest?

Let me explain: 1- antacids, such as maalox, mylanta.
2- medications to reduce acid production (pepcid)
3- medications that block acid production and heal the esophagus. (prevacid (lansoprazole) 24hours).
4-prescription-strength h-2-receptor blockers. ( (tagamet)
5- prescription-strength proton pump inhibitors. (nexium)
good luck. ...Read more

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What kind of pain medication can I take with acetazolamide?

What kind of pain medication can I take with acetazolamide?

Almost any...: Whatever pain medication is appropriate for the painful disorder that you are currently experiencing, is likely to be safe with the drug you are asking about., as always, check with your doc. ...Read more

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What kind of medication should I get for back and shoulder pain?

What kind of medication should I get for back and shoulder pain?

See your doctor: This is one of those problems where a visit to your doctor is necessary to figure out what's going on. Only after a thorough evaluation, including examination and possibly labs and other tests, can your doctor correctly diagnose you and treat you effectively. ...Read more

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What kind of mental health professional can prescribe medications?

What kind of mental health professional can prescribe medications?

Depends: It depends on the state. All states recognize that Psychiatrists can prescribe. In some states Nurse Practitioners can prescribe and in some states Psychologists who have advanced training can prescribe. ...Read more

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What kind of pain medication do you recieve after a kidney removal?

What kind of pain medication do you recieve after a kidney removal?

Here are some...: Generally speaking, NSAIDs is known to affect renal function, but dose-related; so, it is okay to use them but surely within or less than recommended dose. Besides, multiple factors may contribute to renal damage like hypertension, diabetes, certain antibiotics, etc. Hence, just let your doctor know you have only one kidney. Then you can work well with doc to heighten kidney protection. Best... ...Read more

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What kind of over-the-counter medications could I use for bed sores?

What kind of over-the-counter medications could I use for bed sores?

#1 stop pressure: There is no magic cure for pressure sores. The solution is to minimize pressure. Some have advocated the use of medical grade honey to lower the incidence of infection but this will not cure the sore. Simple wound care with cetaphil soap and a moist dressing changed twice a day is usually adequate. ...Read more

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What kind of over-the-counter medications would I get for arteritis?

What kind of over-the-counter medications would I get for arteritis?

None: If you do have arteritis, inflammatory disease of blood vessels, this can be a very severe and life threatening condition, and does not lend itself to self-treatments.
Work closely with your doctor. ...Read more