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Pravachol Side Effects Joint Pain
Does pycnogenol interfere with femara (letrozole)? It helps alleviate my joint pain and side effects from the femara (letrozole).
The Accutane booklet says one of the side effects can be joint pain. How does Accutane cause joint pain? Can it be permanent after accutane?
Transient effects: Myalgias and arthralgias that are mild and transient generally do not require discontinuation of therapy. ...Read more
I have started to use bcaa's in powder form during my workouts. Are there any side effects? I am getting some joint pain and really bad constipation
Proper fluid intake: Bcaa are isolated Amino Acids and they can cause constipation. Watch fluids especially around training sessions. You need to take in extra fluids since the aa's tend to harden the stool. I haven't heard of their causing joint pain. Try adding omega fish oils to see if this eases the joint problem. Also try lifting lighter for a while. ...Read more
Which pills?: If you mean drugs like motrin, alleve, etc than GI bleeding can occur especially after long periods of therapy. If your other medications can cause a decrease in coagulation (blood clotting) adding a Motrin like drug can make the clotting time longer. Check with your physician or pharmacist. ...Read more
My grandmother is suffering from knee joint pain what is the medicine you suggest for relief without any side effects she is 62 years old ?
See below: All medicines have side effects. Without knowing more of her history i can't suggest a medication. She needs to see her pcp. ...Read more
Dry eyes: Accutane can definitely cause bad dry eyes which can persist despite discontinuing the medication. See an ophthalmologist to see how bad the dry eyes are. If you are having bad side effects, you may want to consult with the prescribing doctor about alternatives. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What are the more common side effects of Oral Etotposide? Are joint pain and dizziness? What about total hair-loss?
Etoposide: Etoposide is prescribed for treatment of cancers and if you have a cancer you must follow your doctor's advice. There are some things that can minimize pain and also dizziness. Hair loss is also a known complication of cancer treatments. If you have this condition and not fully understood the management you should make another appointment to see your cancer doctor to discuss in more detail. ...Read more
I had unprotected sex the same day my period ended, he made sure he pulled put before he ejaculated. About 24 hours later I took Plan B and now i'm having horrible bloating and joint pain. Are these side effects common?! it's been four days and it's still
Is one of the side effects of effexor severe joint pain? my daughter has been taking it for 6 weeks or so. For the last 3 she has severe pain in her hips and shoulder. She was taken off of it on July 27 and is still in a lot of pain. X-rays show no signs
Unlikely: Unfortunately joint pain is one of those symptoms where there can be a multitude of possible causes. So, while it's technically possible ... It's somewhat unlikely. In actuality, the norepinephrine component of Effexor (venlafaxine) usually improves pain symptoms by blocking the pain signaling pathway. Wish there was a more definitive answer ... Hope this helps! ...Read more
Dx w/RA & MALT NHL, severe feet swell, rash and extreme bone/joint pain after 2nd dose of Rituxan (rituximab). Will this go away? How long do side effects last??
Doc prescribed meloxicam 7.5 mg for tendonitis after naproxen 500 mg gave me side effects. Feel dry mouth and slight joint pain after 1 tab. is it ok?
Meloxicam Side Effec: Hello. Around 2% of patients complain of dry mouth with Meloxicam. It doesn't normally cause joint pain. In fact that is the reason why it is prescribed the most- for joint pain. If these side effects outweigh relief you are getting from it, then stop it. There are other NSAIDs which can be safely prescribed (as long as your kidney function is good.) for your tendonitis. ...Read more
I have been advised to receive 20 mg. Of pravachol (pravastatin) daily. I was previously on zocor (simvastatin). Which medicine is safer as to side effects?
Neither: They're very similar in structure, efficacy, and safety/side effect profile. But because they are slightly different, one may be better for you than the other. Your doctor should be monitoring your progress on these meds. ...Read more
Is there any antipsychotic without many side effects? Fear withdrawals too. Insomnia akathisia muscle weakness joint pain all present previous antipsy
Antipsychotic: withdrawal is hardly ever brought up when new agents hit the market, but one sees it with all the atypicals. Some. lets say, are worse than others but the symptoms typically abate within a week or so. I'm going to research this a bit further over the weekend, This is a great question. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Uncommon,: However two side-effects from drugs like Omeprazole can occur: osteoporosis, and magnesium deficiency, which can certainly encourage muscle cramps. Because they shut down virtually all gastric acid secretion, to some extent pancreatic malabsorptive issues can also occur. Iron absoption is challenged, as is b12. ...Read more