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What kind of thoracic spine disease can u have from past IV drug use, & is it poss if quit 13 yrs ago?

What kind of thoracic spine disease can u have from past IV drug use, & is it poss if quit 13 yrs ago?

There's no sayin: Injection drug use bypasses natural barriers and all manner of organisms that can infect us gain entry to the bloodstream and can travel anywhere including the spine. You shouldn't have an active infection after 13 years but the damage done then could accelerate naturally occurring degenerative changes. But so could pitching for the Giants. Getting old sucks, why dwell on what you can't change? ...Read more

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What kind of thoracic spine disease can you have from past IV drug use, & is it poss if quit 13 yrs ago?

What kind of thoracic spine disease can you have from past IV drug use, & is it poss if quit 13 yrs ago?

There's no sayin: Injection drug use bypasses natural barriers and all manner of organisms that can infect us gain entry to the bloodstream where they can travel anywhere including the spine. I wouldn't expect you to have an active infection after 13 years but the damage done then could accelerate naturally occurring degenerative changes. But so could pitching for the Giants. Getting old sucks, deal with it ...Read more

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I have a syrinx of the thoracic spine in the T 7/8 and T 11/12. There is a 4mm pocket at the T 7/8. I am in constant pain and all the drugs and treatm?

Neurosurgeon: In many cases of syrinx no surgical treatment is needed. I feel that a neurosurgeon is best qualified to evaluate advise and treat you as you're quite symptomatic. Perhaps a pain management specialist instead of surgery will be recommended by the neurosurgeon. ...Read more

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I'm 24 experiencing middle chest & backpain & diffculty breathng. I hav thoracic dextroscoliosis. What medicine can take to ease the chest and backpain?

I'm 24 experiencing middle chest & backpain & diffculty breathng. I hav thoracic dextroscoliosis. What medicine can take to ease the chest and backpain?

Chronic back pain: With a chronic musculoskeletal condition associated with chronic pain, you hopefully have a doc that manages you. Okay to check in with your doc about these symptoms and pain management. If you have fever, vomiting, or weakness get evaluated sooner. ...Read more

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I'm 24 experiencing middle chest pain & backpain and difficulty breathng i hav thoracic dextroscoliosis what medicine can take to ease the chest pain?

I'm 24 experiencing middle chest pain & backpain and difficulty breathng i hav thoracic dextroscoliosis what medicine can take to ease the chest pain?

See your doctor: Chest pain radiating to the back with difficulty breathing could be a symptom of pneumonia. Doubt a blood clot unless you are a woman of contraceptives who smokes. I would only recommend advil or aleve (naproxen) for pain but please check this out. ...Read more

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I've done xray and the result was I have thoracic dextroscoliosis. I'm experiencing chestpain and upper back pain every night. What medicine can I take?

I've done xray and the result was I have thoracic dextroscoliosis. I'm experiencing chestpain and upper back pain every night. What medicine can I take?

Let me explain: Not very often scoliosis cause pain unless it is bad, so before we blame it on that have your doctor check you and see, if he could find any major problems I would start with advil or aleve (if you could use them) or tylenol (acetaminophen) and see how it go. ...Read more

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Severe pain in middle of chest and backpain diffculty breathing. Xray result says thoracic dextroscoliosis. Wat medicine can I take to ease my chestpain?

Severe pain in middle of chest and backpain diffculty breathing. Xray result says thoracic dextroscoliosis. Wat medicine can I take to ease my chestpain?

Followup: It is really based completely on the cause of your pain. Make sure you follow up with your physician to discuss the specific cause of you pain, your treatment options, etc. ...Read more

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Which drugs are best for chest pain?

Which drugs are best for chest pain?

Depends : Look at the cartoon for some causes of chest pain. See your doctor for evaluation
treatment varies with the cause. ...Read more

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My grandma told me that her chest feel pain in the night after she ate her medicine (diabetes medicine / chinese medicine) may I know why?

My grandma told me that her chest feel pain in the night after she ate her medicine (diabetes medicine / chinese medicine) may I know why?

Have it evaluated.: A person with chest pain needs to be evaluated and treated appropriately. Multiple possible causes may be: heart attack, esophageal reflux, anxiety, musculoskeletal, pneumonia, pulmonary embolus, and aortic dissection. Have it evaluated right away to prevent potential serious complications. ...Read more

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How do I simply and easily lose my chest fat any proper medicine that can lose my fat.?

Sorry, no...: There is no easy answer for you. Meridia or phenteremine can sometimes help suppress appetite in appropriate patients, and upper body exercises may help a little more than general activity, but you must reduce calories eaten and increase activity expenditure to lose weight. ...Read more

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What is the best medicine for the cure of keloids on chest?

What is the best medicine for the cure of keloids on chest?

Keloid: Small keloid may respond to corticosteroid in jection.
We have been working with excision and injection of Mitomycin c in the incision with fair results. Depending on the size and the width of the keloid. ...Read more

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What to do if I have a head and chest cold which medicines would help?

What to do if I have a head and chest cold which medicines would help?

Several options: For acute viral upper respiratory illness and no contraindications for medication: nsaids, aspirin or tylenol (acetaminophen) for aches and sore throat. Decongestant for stuffiness. Tylenol (acetaminophen) (and maybe intermittent nsaid) for fever. Guaifenesin for excessive mucus. Antihistamine/anticholinergic for excessive runny nose. And of course, adequate hydration and rest. ...Read more

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Please, help me with prescribe medicine to cure my chest pain that I had it for over eight good years.

Please, help me with prescribe medicine to cure my chest pain that I had it for over eight good years.

Not possible: I'm sorry but this internet forum is not able to cure your chronic chest pain. Stick with a doctor who can examine you and evaluate appropriate tests. If you're not satisfied with your treatment so far, consider going to a university clinic in the capital. ...Read more

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I have a keloid in the middle of my chest and used to be a small seven yrs ago and now its growing. Is there any medicine for this?

I have a keloid in the middle of my chest and used to be a small seven yrs ago and now its growing. Is there any medicine for this?

Stepwise approach: Avoidance of injury, pressure, massage, silicone gel sheeting, steroid injections, 5fu (fluorouracil) injections, surgery and/or radiation therapy are used in the management of keloids (roughly in that progression). Laser therapy is controversial. ...Read more

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I have been diagnosed with CD and I started azapriothine medicine three days ago, and now I am having sudden chest pain for no reason. Can I ask y?

I have been diagnosed with CD and I started azapriothine medicine three days ago, and now I am having sudden chest pain for no reason. Can I ask y?

Unusual: Azathioprine is an immunosuppressant used to treat Crohn's disease. It does not usually cause chest pain. However, it does cause bone marrow suppression and thus, anemia. Anemia, if significant, can then cause chest pain. I suggest you see your health care professional for evaluation. ...Read more

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Please help why i, m alway in pain in chest and sholder for years I don't drik or do drugs someone got to kno what it can be i ben ignore from many d?

? Dysautonomia: If your doctors have not found any cause of the symptoms, you may have dysautonomia or mitral valve prolapse syndrome — neither are usually life threatening but both cause patients anxiety about their symptoms. Perhaps a cardiologist can help you. ...Read more

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Alternative medicine for pressure in chest?

Alternative medicine for pressure in chest?

Go to ER!!!: Pressure in chest is heart until proven otherwise. If you pain is not cardiac, (only determined by history, exam and tests), the sure, acupuncture, yoga, etc are reasonable to try. ...Read more

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What are the causes of my chest and left arm to hurt when I take medicine?

What are the causes of my chest and left arm to hurt when I take medicine?

See doctor or...: There is not enough information in your question to answer. The best person to answer it is your primary doctor, who knows your whole medical story, your medications, your allergies (if any). Alternatively you could talk to a pharmacist to find out if the particular medicine has those side effects. Be sure to mention all the medicines and supplements you take, as they can interact. ...Read more

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What medicine is best in treating gas in the chest which has stayed for two weeks?

What medicine is best in treating gas in the chest which has stayed for two weeks?

Dyspepsia : If you are decribing bloating and belching, you probably have a disorder of the stomach or the small intestines. This includes simple gastritis, ulcers or infections. You should see a gastroenterologist for this to be evaluated and treated. ...Read more

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On my chest skin a lot of black spots are present... I take medicines but nothing happened... Any suggestions...

On my chest skin a lot of black spots are present... I take medicines but nothing happened... Any suggestions...

See dermatologist: Can't tell... These might be "blackheads" that simply need to be cleaned out. Or they could be very dark nevi, or moles, that need to be screened for skin cancer. I strongly recommend seeing a dermatologist to take a look and differentiate what it is and treat it accordingly. ...Read more

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As I am suffering from chest infection, and I want to take medicine,can you suggest the best suitable medicine for me.

As I am suffering from chest infection, and I want to take medicine,can you suggest the best suitable medicine for me.

Depends on type: Chest infection varies from uri, bronchitis to pneumonia with different severities. You should see physician for workup with physical exam and possible blood tests and possible imaginig. He should listen to your lungs. ...Read more

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I have some pain in my chest my doctor just add a different medicine to help me not to pass out is that normal?

I have some pain in my chest my doctor just add a different medicine to help me not to pass out is that normal?

Chest pain: Hi, I'm wondering if you have a cardiologist? Any work up has been done for your syncope like Echocardiogram, Holter monitoring? ...Read more

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Is there any over the medicine I can use to remove cold off my chest. If I go into the fridge or drink anything cold I jus get congested?

Is there any over the medicine I can use to remove cold off my chest. If I go into the fridge or drink anything cold I jus get congested?

Usually: Decongestant like loratidine or cetrizine are helpful in addition to warm fluids. Seeing a physician if no improvement is necessary ...Read more

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What could be the cause of pain at the back side of the left chest? At every posture and deep breathe pain intensify. Any pain relieve drug?

What could be the cause of pain at the back side of the left chest? At every posture and deep breathe pain intensify. Any pain relieve drug?

No drugs until U get: A diagnosis. Could very well B from a pulmonary process such as TB, PE, pleurisy. B evaluated, start with Ur PCP, and go from there ...Read more

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I have folliculitis on the chest area. It's a small area. I am given me an oral medicine. When I stop the medicine, the pimple do arrive again.

I have folliculitis on the chest area. It's a small area. I am given me an oral medicine. When I stop the medicine, the pimple do arrive again.

Folliculitis: Folliculitis can be a difficult and chronic condition. You may need to take oral antibiotics for quite a while... Maybe months .... Maybe longer. If you add a benzoyl peroxide wash it might help control your problem. It is basically a form of acne at the hair follicle so it can linger on for a long time a need chronic treatment. ...Read more