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Dr. Shari Jackson
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Nor Qd (Overview)

Nor-QD is a single phase contraceptive which is a kind of oral contraceptive (women's health and pregnancy drug).


Dr. Shari Jackson
58 doctors shared insights

Nor Qd (Overview)

Nor-QD is a single phase contraceptive which is a kind of oral contraceptive (women's health and pregnancy drug).


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Define health is wealth?

Definition: Good health, mental , physical & spiritual, leads to enjoyment of life to its fullest. Wealth without good health cannot provide any quality to your life. Thus goes this saying! health leads to wealth, but not vice versa! ...Read more

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Please describe the most prevalent childhood disease?

Please describe the most prevalent childhood disease?

Asthma: The most prevalent chronic childhood disease is asthma. Prevalence is the total number of children with the disease at the current time. For asthma, the prevalence is about 10% of children. For childhood acute illnesses that go away after a short while, colds are the most common (usually caused by rhinoviruses). ...Read more

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Can od prescribe medicine?

DO?: Did you mean a do, doctor of osteopathy? If that's what you meant, then yes they can prescribe medicine. ...Read more

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I suffer from obsessive thoughts and was prescribed Lexapro (escitalopram) 60 mg qd and fluvoxamine 300mg bd. Is this appropriate?

I suffer from obsessive thoughts and was prescribed Lexapro (escitalopram) 60 mg qd and fluvoxamine 300mg bd. Is this appropriate?

Sounds very high: This is a very high dose and you have to worry about serotonin syndrome. While ocd generally requires higher doses of ssri med, you are on a very high dose and should have your BP and ekg checked. There are other augmentation strategies that might be more beneficial. ...Read more

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What dosage of potassium should be taken to prevent parenthesis when taking 25 mg qd topomax? Used for migraine prevention in a healthy individual.

What dosage of potassium should be taken to prevent parenthesis when taking 25 mg qd topomax?  Used for migraine prevention in a healthy individual.

Not much: The dose of topamax (topiramate) is trivial. Usually at least 50 mg twice a day are necessary for good migraine control. Even at that dose there is minimal side effect. Most regular meals contain plenty of potassium. A banana should be sufficient source. Plenty of liquids and rest and appropriate exercise is also important. ...Read more

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How long does it take for nor qd (norethindrone) to be effective? My wife is breastfeeding solely how soon can she start the pill our son is twelve days old.

How long does it take for nor qd (norethindrone) to be effective?  My wife is breastfeeding solely how soon can she start the pill our son is twelve days old.

Talk to your OB: Birth control pills like nor qd (norethindrone) that do not contain estrogen can generally be started soon after birth but you should always consult with your OB provider before starting or stopping any medication. ...Read more

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How can I manage my anger at work?

How can I manage my anger at work?

Anger management: It is important to first have a medical evaluation to rule out a medical cause for your anger (e.g. Temporal lobe dysfunction). If there isn't a medical reason, then the following psychological techniques may be helpful: reframing, relaxation techniques including deep breathing, progressive muscle relatxation, and assertiveness training. These are a few things that can help. ...Read more

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When you are hypnotised and it works does it stay that way for good or does it go away?

When you are hypnotised and it works does it stay that way for good or does it go away?

Depends: When hypnosis works, it can be long lasting and for others it is the beginning of the changes and needs further work. The positive work that has happened is great and i would let that help you lead a better and healthier life. If you need it again, go back until you feel comfortable again. ...Read more

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