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Depends: These are both fine lenses. The choice of which to get is a personal one. Your ophthalmologist can supply you with a sample of each to try and see which meets your needs the best. ...Read more
Unclear question: Laboratories report calculate osmolarity based on electrolyte levels, BUN and Glucose. 282 is a normal level. If your doctor has any concern, s/he can ask for a measured value of osmolarity. In some instances the gap between the calucated and measured values provides additional information. ...Read more
None: There are no otc products that will help ischemic neuropathies. ...Read more
Took Opdivo for 2 years just stopped have nerve pain on my back feels like etching now that I stopped Opdivo will it go away?
Opivo: This medication has effect on T cells and it effects cytokines. I am unaware of any long term symptoms from the mediation. However experience limited. I would think that over time your immune system would adjust and your symptoms should improve. ...Read more
I had a sibling DNA test done with a sister taking Optivo for cancer, would this effect the results?
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I think that the drug would impact only the tumor DNA (similarly to the effects of tobacco smoke) rather than the cells tested BUT you should ask the ones doing the testing. Read: https://www. Mskcc. Org/blog/why-new-immunotherapy-lung-works-only-some-people? Variation=1&utm_expid=74469432-17.VGFwIbUsT_-G6o_CvxSOvA.1&utm_referrer=https%3A%2F%2Fduckduckgo. Com%2F
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Hello if you can see I put a brief description about all my disabilities meds help day to day I'm wanting off opiate's is medical cannabis asafer optio?
No help here: The best I can suggest is that you write out a summary of your issues, medications and or other treatment trials and schedule an extended visit with your doctor to discuss them. At least they would have the ability to examine you and your plan and have knowledge of local options. The alternative medications you suggest remain illegal in most of the country, and access could be shut down at any time ...Read more
If I been diabled from 27 to age 36 om on 30mg oxycodone and they are not stopping my pain almost still have withdrawls will subutex be, a good optio?
No: If you want to come off narcotics. Otherwise get an opioid rotation. ...Read more
Ulnar nerve: Sorry you are having trouble with your ulnar nerve. This is a pretty broad question because there are multiple sites where nerves can be entrapped. I would discuss with a physiatrist or an orthopedic surgeon. The ulnar nerve's anatomy is more variable than other nerves which makes the options more complicated. You may require an emg/ncv study before your question can be answered. ...Read more
The pass year with reoccurrence BV I ordered natures way primadophilus optima probiotics to take one orally a day can I insert one in vagina? Safe?
Most likely yes: Acidophilus ("acid-loving" and "acid-producing") bacteria can potentially return the environment of the vagina to a very acid environment - normally a ph (acidity level) in the vagina is 3.8 (1000x more acid than water). Eating it is an unlikely way to deliver it to the vagina. Putting it directly there is actually the smart way to do it. ...Read more
I hv myopia since child and doc. Said I can't improve my sight by adding minuses in glasses, and gave me vitamin n optima pills for 2weeks. Whts wrong?
I had a Total abdominal hysterectomy on the 08/12. My first appt with my gynae is only 22/01 (6weeks) from now. When can I take off the plaster? (opsite)
Af didn't come on 3/22 I believe I ovulated on 3/10 due to opk. I'm late & negative pregnancy test could I still be pregnant? Having af symptoms bloated.
Possibly pregnant: Or possibly your period is a few days late so you are having more premenstrual symptoms than usual. If your period doesn't come in 3-4 more days check another pregnancy test. ...Read more
Ucl thumb reconstruction after 2 failed repairs. Sprained same thumb 7.5 weeks ago. Cast for 5 weeks. Extreme pain when moving orsimp functional use. Why
You need to contact: ..your orthopedist right away. Extreme pain, whether you're still in a cast or not, can mean something is seriously wrong. Blood flow may be cut off or an infection like osteomyelitis, bleeding, further damage or another emergency situation could have set it. You can take 2 aspirin but don't wait till morning to call your doctor! Please! ...Read more
I am 27 and ttc from last 2 years, my amh level is 0.86 and fsh and afc is normal. Will clomid (clomiphene) work for me? Or IUI or IVF is my only optio
Infertility: Your Amh is in a low side but this does not necessary mean you can not use clomid (clomiphene). Studies on patients like you have shown patients who took clomid (clomiphene) with IUI had statistically significant pregnancy success rate compare to do nothing or using only medication or only IUI. Since you are your, your eggs should be healthy. You can try 3-4 cycles of clomid (clomiphene) IUI if not successful then think about IVF. ...Read more