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What is the definition or description of: Norpace allergy?

What is the definition or description of: Norpace allergy?

Norpace allergy: Norpace (Disopyramide) is an antiarrhythmic medication. An allergy occurs when your body’s immune system creates antibodies to a foreign substance causing a reaction that can be mild to severe. For potential adverse effects see: http://www.rxlist.com/norpace-drug.htm ...Read more

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If you have 100.3 fever and on norpace (disopyramide) and Dr ask to stop it cause he thinks it's causing my fevers can that kind of medicine cause the fevers?

If you have 100.3 fever and on norpace (disopyramide) and Dr ask to stop it cause he thinks it's causing my fevers can that kind of medicine cause the fevers?

Fever not related.: Norpace (disopyramide) is the medicine taken to control irregular heart beats. Fever is NOT one of the side effects of this medicine. DO NOT stop this medicine due to fever. It can lead to serious heart problems and irregular beats. Have your physician check out to find the cause of the fever and treat it. ...Read more

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What is it like to take norpace (disopyramide) during pregnancy?

What is it like to take norpace (disopyramide) during pregnancy?

Not advised: Norpace (disopyramide) is category C in pregnancy (there is evidence of fetal adverse effects in animals with no human studies available). The decision to use or not use it will be a judgement based on what is being treated and how much risk you're willing to accept after a thorough discussion of risks and benefits with your OB and cardiologist. ...Read more

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I'm on norpace (disopyramide) can you get low blood sugar being on this medicine? cause when it hot out I feel like I will pass out when it's cool I'm better

I'm on norpace (disopyramide) can you get low blood sugar being on this medicine? cause when it hot out I feel like I will pass out when it's cool I'm better

It's been described: Hi. While it's uncommon, it has been described. Are you diabetic on diabetes medicine? Your symptoms do not suggest hypoglycemia to me. If you're not diabetic, it's probably not hypoglycemia. If you are diabetic, test your BG when you have the symptom like you might pass out. What is your cardiac status? I think cardiac or neurological is more likely...or midodrine's not working. ...Read more

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How safe is Norpace (disopyramide) CR? Dr wants to "test" this 1 a day on me for lots of PACS. Tried calcium channel blocker but was dropping my hr really low.

How safe is Norpace (disopyramide) CR? Dr wants to "test" this 1 a day on me for lots of PACS. Tried calcium channel blocker but was dropping my hr really low.

Use with caution: Generally nor pace is a safe medication. All medications can have side effects. Use as directed and monitor and record blood pressure and pulse. Follow up with you doctor who recommended this treatment. ...Read more

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Can one of my meds can be causing my nose to bleed norpace (disopyramide) or acebutolol or midodrine or Fludrocortisone or can just be dry air?

Can one of my meds can be causing my nose to bleed norpace (disopyramide) or acebutolol or midodrine or Fludrocortisone or can just be dry air?

Nosebleed: nosebleed is a relatively rare but possible side effect of Fludrocortisone. This is probably related to its anti-inflammatory effect. Please do not stop taking any of your medications without first discussing with your doctor! It is more likely that dry air could be the cause of your nosebleeds. Consider trying a little dab of saline gel in each nostril and also use a humidifier. ...Read more

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I was in the hospital for one day my Dr put me on norpace (disopyramide) I'm having bad side effects he said keep taking it I have pressure going to head blurred eye?

I was in the hospital for one day my Dr put me on norpace (disopyramide) I'm having bad side effects he said keep taking it I have pressure going to head blurred eye?

Call your doctor: To report your side effects. You must have a complex situation. Norpace (disopyramide) is a drug we use rarely, because it has a high incidence of side effects. ...Read more

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Any common use for disopyramide phosphate at all?

Any common use for disopyramide phosphate at all?

Not common: Disopyramide is sometimes used for life threatening arrhythmias (abnormal heartbeats). ...Read more

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What are the warning signs of mg?

What are the warning signs of mg?

Myasthenia Gravis: Myasthenia gravis can present in different forms. For example, patient with ocular mg may present with variable ptosis of one or the both eyes. Patient may also have on/off diplopia. Systemic signs could be difficulty with doing repeatitive activities in the form of fatigue. ...Read more

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What are the warning signs of stroke?

What are the warning signs of stroke?

See below: Sudden heavy feeling or paralysis or weakness of one side of the body, drooping of the same side of the face. Slurred speech, confusion, vision changes, and headache. These symptoms have a sudden onset and would all happen on the same side of the body. If you or someone you know is experiencing these signs, call for help immediately and take note of the time of symptom onset. ...Read more

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What are some warning signs of crohns?

What are some warning signs of crohns?

Mucous, bloody stool: Crohn's is one of the inflammatory bowel conditions. One of the main signs will be a change in bowel movements usually with blood and/or mucous. Blood in the stool can be red, or dark, tarry and sticky. Abdominal pain is common as well. Rarely constipation can occur. It is systemic so many parts of the body can be affected and not just the stool: joint pain, fever, weight loss and fistulas. ...Read more

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What are the warning sides of suicide?

What are the warning sides of suicide?

Hopelessness: Sadness, isolation, recent crisis, giving important personal things away, talk or threats of suicide, not eating or taking care of oneself. If you or someone you know is thinking or talking about suicide, please call the crisis call center at 1-800-273-8255 or text ctl to 741741. You can also call 911. ...Read more

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What are the warning signs of a tsunami?

What are the warning signs of a tsunami?

There may be very: few. This is because a tsunamis may hit thousands of kilometres from the earthquake that caused it. Thus it may not be felt. When the tsunami is in deep oceans - it may not be apparent. Right before it hits, the sea may briefly recede from the coast. However the best way to find out is from a a tsunami warning system which includes a network of tsunami sensors. Not all countries have this. ...Read more

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Please describe the warning signs of a stroke?

Please describe the warning signs of a stroke?

NINDS website: Check the national institute for neurological disorders and stroke (ninds) for this info, the link is http://www.Ninds.Nih.Gov/disorders/stroke/knowstroke.Htm different from heart attacks, most strokes don't hurt. Patients often show up too late. Severe headaches may indicate hemorrhagic stroke or aneurysm rupture. If in doubt, go to the emergency room. ...Read more

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What are the warning signs of cfs?

What are the warning signs of cfs?

Fatigue: With our polluted environment and poor diets this has become a common issue! find a functional medicine doc in your area at a4m.Com using doc locator function. They can help you find cause of your cfs - usually environmental toxins, food allergens, and metabolic derangements. Then you can live a normal life rather than take meds that just mask symptoms and cause side effects! it is treatable! ...Read more

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What are warning signs of meningitis?

What are warning signs of meningitis?

Do you mean symptoms: Fever, headache, increased sensitivity to light and sound, stiff neck, nausea and vomiting, changes in thinking, level of consciousness, and so on. If you think you are getting meningitis go see a doctor asap instead of trying to diagnose yourself. ...Read more

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What are warning signs of male anorexia?

What are warning signs of male anorexia?

The same: The signs of anorexia are the same for men and women. Essentially, it is denying oneself of nutrition, losing weight so that you are well below a healthy weight for your height, both coupled with the belief that you are not thin enough. Anorexia can be a very serious condition. Other things can cause a poor appetite and weight loss, such as depression or a medical problem. Hope this helps. ...Read more

Dr. Oscar Novick
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Norpace (Definition)

Norpace is a rhythm control agent which is a ...Read more