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Does anyone know if there is over-the-counter medication that i can take to help gain about 20-30 lbs?
Food is the best med: No medication, but plenty of high fat and high caloric content food will certainly help. Drink a milkshake made with an "instant breakfast" or use a nutritional supplement like ensure or boost in between each meal as a snack. If you consistently eat about three of those per day you should gain about 2 lbs/wk. ...Read more
What ia cist rental multiple cist dangerous the boy 30 years old b.p.130.90 uricacid boarder level medication?
I take 600 milligrams of lyrica (pregabalin) a day and I have put on 30 lbs what should I do and what if I stoped taking this medication?
I am suffering with bloody piles for the last 30 years.Should i get it opetated upon or take up medication ? What are the foods to be avoided?
I was diagnosed with cardiomyopathy last year and EF was 30%. With medication and daily walk it has improved to 40% within a year. I am still taking ?
Check with you MD: I do not understand your question, but it is good to hear that your heart's EF (Ejection Fraction) has improved. A normal EF is 55-60% so your is stronger but not yet back to normal. There are medications that can help your condition and exercise also helps your overall cardiovascular fitness. ...Read more
There are none...: Even the strongest opiates only "take the edge off" for people in chronic pain. Meds are only one part of dealing with the pain. A useful tool, but pain is so necessary for survival that we are not "allowed" to monkey with it much. In acute pain, the transition from miserable to less miserable can be great. In chronic pain, it's just part of the plan. ...Read more
So call your doc: This is the HT public information site.We are thousands of volunteer docs based primarily in the US who answer medical questions.We do not offer treatments. State medical boards require a physician/patient relationship,a retrievable record,recent exam with vital signs for prescribing.Failure to do so can lead to loss or restriction of license. It may seem minor to you but it is not. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Sometimes: Sometimes they are. For the most part, expired drugs simply lose potency once past their expiration date. There are, however, some drugs that actually become harmful if taken after they expire. As such, it is best to throw out any medications you have after a year. ...Read more
ASPRIN: Actually no one has decided on 'safest'. Asprin has been around since before you were born and unless you take too much (yes, too much of anything isnt good) most people are okay with it. If the pain it too severe for asprin you need to know what causes it. Good diagnosis is called for. See the dr. ...Read more
Applies to skin: Topical just refers to how a medication is applied. In this case to the skin and is meant to treat local skin problems. Some meds are applied to the skin but are meant to be absorbed into the body in which case we use the term "transdermal" since it is meant to pass through the skin to affect the whole body. ...Read more
Why R you depressed?: If your depression is affecting your life and/or those around you and you have trouble dealing with it or not knowing how to etc..It is very reasonable to seek help, either from a therapist, your physician/nurse, or both. Psychotherapy may be adequate for some, others may need both meds (many choices, depending on your symptoms/needs) and therapy. Consult doc. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
RSD, or: Complex regional pain syndrome can be difficult to treat and each patient needs to be treated differently. Opioid medications are definitely not the first option. Consider medications that affect nerve pain most, like neuromodulators such as gabapentin. Clonidine has been found to help some as well. Stellate ganglion blocks can be diagnostic/therapeutic. Consider topical ketamine creams as well. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer