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Medicine For Hip Conditions
No: Nothing natural on this planet can create hips nor remove hips in a week. Beware of salespeople hawking products claiming to have such effects. Who really knows what are in such products? Who knows if any claims or package lables are accurate? ...Read more
I've. Been having pains on my right hip for a week. I've taken medicine for the pain. Not helping. What do I do?
None: Half of women would look like pamela anderson if there was such a pill. ...Read more
? Injury: There is not one specific medicine to help you heal faster. It also depends on what happened with the hip dislocation -- was there also a fracture? Did you have surgery? Was there a cartilage issue? Follow your doctors recommendations. But in general, get plenty of rest and eat a healthy balanced diet. If you are a smoker, you need to stop immediately. ...Read more
Why do so many rock stars need hip replacements? Does drug use or lifestyle play a role? Just curious :-)
Maybe alcohol: I'm not sure that rock stars have higher rates of hip replacement than the general population or that it is publicized when it happens. But if they do alcohol may play a role. Excess alcohol may be linked to avascular necrosis of the hip causing femoral head to collapse requiring hip replaced. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes!: It is very good, and has an advantage of being able to be used with low dose asa , without negating it's cardio protection. It also is less likely to cause GI issues! that said, if these are not important, other generic drugs are cheaper and can give equally effective pain relief! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have hip osteoporosis Tscore of -2.8, FRAX of 2.2, started (Bon Viva) with very unpleasant side effects. Any other drugs with less side effects ?
Sir I have boil over all near my penis and also at my hip which medicine or ointment should I prefer ?
Took dot drug test. I take 1 10 mg vicodin at night for chronic hip pain prescribed. Will i pass dot test?
Don't know: If they are testing you because you were in an accident, they may well include opiates in the test, or if your job involves driving or the need for alertness, they may also include it. In general, they do not test for opiates for employment purposes. In any case, if you have a valid prescription and are taking that as prescribed, it should not be an issue when you eventually get to see a doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Pain in left hip. Hurts a lot when there's pressure on it? What pain medicine can I take? I'm hypertensive.
I am 2 days post operative from FAI surgery in hip with scope. Very hungry all the time. Eating every 3 hours or so. Is this OK? Maybe drugs making me
Mangia: If your hungry eat. Your stomach is a long way from your heart ...Read more
I take vicodin every day for hip pain my dr did a drug screen on me today (without me knowing) and it came back neg how is that possible?
A lot of variables: Urine drug screens depend upon alot of different variables. How often you are taking the medication. When the last dose of the medication was prior to the test. The dose of the medication. How fast your body metabolizes the medication. What type of test was used, a screening assay or a gc/ms confirmation test. What the lower limit cut of the medication the lab uses can all alter a test. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Pain on right side of abs like right above hip the pain comes and goes it feels like a pulled muscle i don't think its my appendix i don't do any drug
Other symptoms?: A pulled muscle is very possible? How long does it last ? Have you tried any meds? Nausea? Fevers? Diarrhea? Would you say it is more related to food or activity? Causes include muscle strain, appy (less likely), herniae, colitises, enteritises, ibs, constipation. You should see your md for a complete history and physical exam. They may want to do studies as well. Fell better ...Read more
I am having a total hip revision. I have taken no pain medicines due to epilespey. I had an epidural before for 2 days. How long can I use one? What else can I do for pain?
I was just told i had hip dysplasia, i was given and anti-inflammatory medicine. Is that really the best treatment?
Yes: It is a reasonable choice for the initial treatment. Options are rather limited other than medications or surgery. ...Read more
Which drug would you choose for osteoporosis of hip prolia or reclast (zoledronic acid) what is better tolerated less side effects?
Depends: Both drugs are effective in the treatment of osteoporosis involving the hip. Prolia is likely to work better than reclast, (zoledronic acid) though there are no head to head studies comparing the two. Prolia is typically used in people who have had a previous fracture (spine, wrist), or have very severe osteoporosis. Both are well tolerated with few side effects. Prolia is given twice yearly, Reclast (zoledronic acid) once yearly. ...Read more
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