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Dr. Adam Lewis
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Permax (Overview)

Permax is a dopamine affecting agent which is a kind of anti-Parkinson's drug (brain and nerve drug).


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Flomax (tamsulosin hydrochloride) can cause permanent infertility?

Flomax (tamsulosin hydrochloride) can cause permanent infertility?

Flomax (tamsulosin): No. That is highly unlikely. But, for the life of me i cannot imagine any physician putting a twenty year old male on this medication. Why are you taking tamulosin? ...Read more

Dr. Adam Lewis
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Permax (Overview)

Permax is a dopamine affecting agent which is a kind of anti-Parkinson's drug (brain and nerve drug).


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Did anyone get addicted on permax?

Did anyone get addicted  on permax?

Permax: Is ergot type Dopamine agonist , used as adjunctive medication in treatment of parkinsons' disease. No data reports on addiction to permax. ...Read more

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Is antiandrogen effect permanent?

Is antiandrogen effect permanent?

No: Once antiandrogen therapy is stopped, the skin conditions treated (acne, hirsutism, hair shedding) seem to return to their former levels. ...Read more

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Does Suboxone cause permanent brain damage?

Does Suboxone cause permanent brain damage?

Not permanent: Brain damage is not the word i would use. Opiate addiction in general can cause long lasting changes to the brain. Suboxone is a type of opiate and completely stopping it can be difficult without other forms of support. It takes time, "months" for the brain to recover. Things such as stress or "triggers" even months to years down the road could cause cravings, possible relapse, meetings help! ...Read more

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Can viagra (sildenafil) cause deafness?

Can viagra (sildenafil) cause deafness?

Yes: If it is listed on insert, then its possible, but is medical equivalent of being hit by lightning, very rare. ...Read more

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Can ect causse permanent damege?

Can ect causse permanent damege?

May be.: Ect used today is considered fairly safe and unlikely to cause permanent brain damage. However, I have seen several reliable patients who have reported having significant memory problems since their ECT treatment many years ago. Applying the electrodes unlaterally to the non dominant hemisphere is reported to cause less memory problems ...Read more

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Could propecia (finasteride) cause permanent infertility?

Could propecia (finasteride) cause permanent infertility?

No only temporary!: Any form of testosterone causes a negative feedback signal to the brain to stop producing FSH & LH which lead to Testosterone and Sperm production. When you stop taking the meds your body starts making the FSH & LH again which will lead to normal sperm again. However, it takes 3 months from stopping the med until your sperm will come back to normal levels. ...Read more

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Can oxybutynin effect glaucoma?

Can oxybutynin effect glaucoma?

Depends: Oxybutynin is in a class of medications called anticholinergics/antimuscarinics. It is commonly used for urinary incontinence, ; works by relaxing the bladder muscles. It also can dilate your pupils. If you have glaucoma, it's use is to be used very cautiously in individuals affected by narrow angle angle glaucoma. Your ophthalmologist would be able to tell you if you can safely use oxybutynin. ...Read more

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How long after stroke can one distinguish short term (reversible) /permanent (irreversible) damage?

How long after stroke can one distinguish short term (reversible) /permanent  (irreversible) damage?

Stroke: There isn't a simple answer. Some strokes appear likely to be irreversible from the start but improve notwithstanding. Healing of nerve damage can take many weeks and therapy can also modify what's going on so a simple answer that fits all situations isn't possible. ...Read more

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Does abusing perscription narcotics or add medications cause permanent brain damage?

Does abusing perscription narcotics or add medications cause permanent brain damage?

Yes: It depends on the prescription medication, but there are many that can definitely cause brain damage either directly or indirectly (ie. Causing low blood pressure, low glucose, or not enough oxygen to the brain). The mind altering medications that include opiods or their derivatives are particularly bad when abused. This is why many of these are controlled substances. ...Read more

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Can propecia (finasteride) cause permanent sexual problems?

Can propecia (finasteride) cause permanent sexual problems?

Great question!: This is a huge debate right now. A class action lawsuit is assembling against the manufacturer. However, doesn't make much sense medically. ...Read more

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Can microdermabrasion reverse sun-damage?

Can microdermabrasion reverse sun-damage?

Sun damage: Technically no. Microdermabrasion can improve ones appearance. However, the term "sun-damage" means more than just external and visible damage to the skin. Ultraviolet radiation can cause changes to the superficial dermis that microdermabrasion (or dermabrasion) cannot reach. ...Read more

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Can I use anticholinergic drug reverse bradycardia?

Can I use anticholinergic drug reverse bradycardia?

Do not experiment: Talk with to u physician and listen to his advise. ...Read more

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Could lidocaine cause permanent nerve damage?

Could lidocaine cause permanent nerve damage?

Rare but possible: Lidocaine is one type of local anesthetic or "numbing medicine". It is used for numbing skin, in nerve blocks, and in epidurals. It should not be directly injected into a large nerve because the nerve could be damaged. This is why ultrasound is often used to place nerve blocks, so that the local anesthetic is injected near, not in, the nerve. ...Read more

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How do to treat permanent mirapex (pramipexole) effects?

How do to treat permanent mirapex (pramipexole) effects?

Mirapex (pramipexole): This product for parkisonism or restless legs is a non ergot Dopamine agonist. Somnelance, resiraory symptoms, dizzyness and pain can be found and the dose needs to be adjusted by someone who knows the drug. ...Read more

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Are rohypnols effects permanent?

Are rohypnols effects permanent?

Depends on how much : And how long you have been using the substance. A small amount used once should not have any permanent effects. But remember, any drug you use just once can get you hooked. ...Read more

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Who takes permax?

Who takes permax?

Permax: Is ergot type Dopamine agonist , used as adjunctive medication in treatment of parkinsons' disease. ...Read more

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Is bioderma akn effects permanent.?

Is bioderma akn  effects permanent.?

No, not really: They are just cosmetic skincare products, which means one has to keep using them to keep having the desired effect. There may be some long term effects of such skin products, such as protection from sun damage if a person is using products with sunscreen. Looking at it this way, one could say there are some "permanent benefits". ...Read more

Dr. Oscar Novick
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Pergolide (Definition)

Pergolide is a dopamine affecting agent which is a kind of anti-Parkinson's drug ...Read more