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Depends: Feet swelling could come from a large group of reasons. Finding out why they swell will allow your md to advise you on the correct treatment, whether it be rest or medication. Until you can see someone, raise your legs and feet at or above your heart, so that fluid will tend not to collect in low areas (feet) good luck! ...Read more
Octreotide: Octreotide mimics natural somatostatin pharmacologically, though it is a more potent inhibitor of growth hormone, glucagon, and Insulin than the natural hormone. Fda has approved octreotide acetate, as an injectable depot formulation for the treatment of growth hormone producing tumors, certain pituitary tumors, vipomas, and carcinoid syndrome. ...Read more
Best Malaria Drug: The first question is for treatment or prevention or Malaria. If this question is about treatment, you need to seek qualified medical attention promptly. For prevention, Doxycycline, Malarone (atovaquone and proguanil) and Laruim are all considered drugs of choice. The first two taken daily and Laruim taken weekly, each for varying lengths of time. Recommend Googling "CDC Yellow Book Malaria" for in depth recommendations. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Helps: Xeloda, (capecitabine) is an orally-administered chemotherapeutic agent used in the treatment of numerous cancers including colorectal Ca. Capecitabine is a prodrug, that is enzymatically converted to 5-fluorouracil in the body and is employed as a form of adjuvant therapy that may help to enhance survival. In the face of metastasis, with combination drugs it may prolong survival by months. ...Read more
Different diseases: Methotrexate is a medication with multiple indications. Initially, it was invented as a chemotherapy drugs to treat cancer but later it was found to be useful in a whole array of different diseases, usually those the hallmark thereof is autoimmune inflammation such as rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, etc. It is still used as a chemotherapy agent in the treatment of cancer, though. ...Read more
Avoid it: I have NOT used it for MS literally for years, as it can cause a vacuolar cardiomyopathy, and acute myelocytic leukemia. It is approved by FDA for secondary progressive MS, and is the sole drug approved for this indication, but as noted, is highly risky. Not convinced that it ever helped any of my patients with SPMS. Would find alternative treatments if this choice is presented. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
TWO KIND OF ORAL DRU: Type 2 diabetes is due to two defects 1 lack of Insulin production 2 Insulin resistancs so there are drugs to increase Insulin production 1sulphnylureas-like glipizise, glimperide, glynase, Glyburide , stimulate pancreas to produce more insulin 2biguanides which help Insulin resistance metformin 3thiobenzodiones improve Insulin effectiveness.4acarbose, prandin, (repaglinide) starlix 5ddp inhibiters 6 insulin ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What is an immunotherapy that is used to treat allergic rhinitis, and please advice me what it entails/involves, ie; any medications?
Allergy shots: Allergy shots help patients have fewer allergic symptoms and use less medications. Relevant allergens are diluted and then given weekly in increasing doses until maintenance level is reached- usually within 3-6 months, but maybe longer. Then the interval between shots is increased to every 2-4 weeks. Pt remains on this dose for usually 3-5 years, but this too is variable. Go see an allergist. ...Read more
Typhoid: This is an important issue. I strongly recommend that you go to a Library and find several journals or books that will tell you all you need to know about typhoid. You will quickly understand what needs to be done and you must take that information to your doctor. Hope all goes well - please keep me informed. ...Read more
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