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Celebrex (celecoxib) for osteoarthritis - is this a good medication for pain. Dr. Pres 200 mil 1 x a day?
Hi my mother is 63 and her pressure is 160/88.She was under medication and her creatine level is 2.03 it's increased from 1.6. is this for pres med?
Pres med?: Not sure what that is, but consistent BP that high should be addressed and followed closely. Kidney's are a big part of BP regulation and kidney disease can also be a reflection if long standing uncontrolled BP. Certain medications can worsen kidney function, but dehydration is the number one cause. I recommend seeing a Nephrologist. ...Read more
I'm about to travel with my two toddlers to Hazyview, Mpumalanga. Do we require malaria pre medication?
Malaria: Check with the CDC. At CDC. Gov. Good Luck ...Read more
I am diagnosed with bipolar and currently take medication. I've noticed there are times when my mood still changes, though not as severely as pre-medication. Are there ways to cope without increasing?
Adjusting medication: You should follow-up with your pcp or psychiatrist to see about adjusting the medication or switching to an alternative with better efficacy. ...Read more
Can antidepressants and antipsychotics be discontinued and everything will turn back to how it was pre medication like you were frozen for some time?
Not exactly :-): Is that really your goal? To be frozen in time from a previous period? I hope not! Life is an adventure that changes and has has new excitements to offer. If your antipsychotic and antidepressant treatment is complete, hopefully the improvements and progress you've made will be sustained when the meds are discontinued. Talk to your doctor so you can determine the best time to do this. ...Read more
I can't stop abusing pres. Drugs. I'd like to see a doc that specializes in chemical dependency, who understands me and give proper meds but I don't know how to find one around here. I feel hopeless?
Rehab center: You need to get into a rehab program. Find one in your area. Government funded programs are also available. ...Read more
My eye power pres. Is, od:sphere+0.75cylinder-1.00. Axis 120, os:+1.00.-0.75., 075. Add.+2.50.What power reading glass (temporary one, drug store)?
+2.50: +2.50 would probably be the closest, but try them on. Pick the weakest ones that let you read at a comfortable distance. Remember, the stronger the glasses, the closer you have to hold the reading material and the smaller the range of vision. So, for a computer distance you might try a 1.25. ...Read more
My daughter has been on pres. Drugs for yrs. She was detoxed in a hospital. Now the rehab she is in giving giving her 80 mg librium. Is this ok to do?
HIGH DOSE: This is a very high dose of librium. Is this to detox off of something else and how long will she be in the rehab facility? She definitely cannot be discharged with this medication and not at this dosage. So the Librium can be used to detox off of alcohol, barbiturates, or another benzodiazepine. ...Read more
My boyfriend often looses erection when it comes to put the condom or to start intercourse, but usually his second erection lasts about on hours. He works a lot, exercises, eats healthy foods, does not smoke, does not uses alcohol or drugs. His doctor pres
My boyfriend often looses erection when it comes to put the condom or to start intercourse, but usually his second erection lasts about one hour. He works a lot, exercises, eats healthy foods, does not smoke, does not uses alcohol or drugs. His doctor pres
Erections, condom: Sounds normal.Get a more detailed answer ›
More info needed: I need more information in regards to the "tussi pres" and the condition (s) that are being treated. ...Read more
Have you heard of PRES? PRES syndrome is a nuerologist question. I have been Dx with this and I'm wondering how does this occur?
OK here goes: Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome is usually caused by uncontrolled blood pressure, and does stabilize once pressure is controlled. However, the MS drug Gilenya (fingolimod) also can cause this, and does in absence of pressure change. Changing medication gets issues back under control. What caused your problem? ...Read more
Plz if some one had sgpt level over above normal 2 to 3 years back but now is under control. As there any effect of that recover sgpt on persons pres?
Do not worry:
If all your concern is an elevated SGPT that is normal now, there is no cause for concern.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more
I am on atenelol 25mg 2 a day pres by cardio dr. For pressure. Is this a good dose if originally pressure was almost at 160 over90?
Atenolol: Yes. Very reasonable. Track pulse rate and BP a couple times a day for 5-7 days, then twice a week. Keep record. Share with your doctor. ...Read more
UTI 1st interc she took meds clear. Aft 2 mnts 2nd UTI and Cult test 1st ->100000 count sec-> 1000 - 10000 Dctr pres martifur and doctaine? Serious.
No, Nitrofurantoin: Or other antibiotics are frequently prescribed prophylactically for women who have frequent UTIs. Need more info ...Read more
Can I get private pres for orafil injections for g.P. To inject. Pct have taken it off their list due to expence?
Please: Please repost. The last part of your question is not clear. ...Read more
Hi, I'm Taking floradix (Doc Pres) and exactly how long do I need to wait before and after to consume any other food. Thank you?
Floradix: It is herbal product. Have no clear idea. But I assume it being herbal product, no restriction. It seems to be supplement. ...Read more
I asked if I could take 400mg of modafinil at once and response was that was above the recommended dose so check with my doc. My doc is pres the 400?
400mg often used: Some people do take up to 400mg. This is the upper limit of what should be prescribed. Sometime people that take higher doses of medications are more prone to the medication side effects. For Modafinil most common potential side effects would be nausea, headache, insomnia, anxiety. Would talk with your doctor about any potential side effects. ...Read more
Had preg symp 1day after ovulatn. Had sex 4days 2AF and bleed 3days to my period4 2days. Whenwhen I pres my left ovary I feel pain. Kld I be preg?
Take the test: If you want to know if you are pregnant, take a test. In today's world you do not need to wonder if you are pregnant or not based on symptoms. Pregnancy tests are available at any pharmacy and in minutes you will have your answer. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period. ...Read more
See below: Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome is characterized by headache, confusion, seizures, visual loss and M.R.I. showing characteristic lesions. It is seen in lupus and treatment is treatment of lupus, treatment of coexisting hypertension, and treatment of kidney failure or eclapsia if it exists. You should be and probably are in the good hands of a Rheumatologist, Neurologist and others. ...Read more
My rehab chart says to aaron, pres, heat and stretch, reverse putty scraping. Could you explain layman terms?
Hmm: Knowingthe problem under treatment would help clarify. I can try to interpret some of it. Aarom is probably active and/or assisted range of motion. Not sure of pres. Heat and stretch basically is telling the therapist to heat the joint/muscle/ligamemts or tendons in question then stretch them. Reverse putty scraping? That is a new one to me. Do ask your therapist if you are interested. ...Read more
My vision goes black and my whole body goes numb while sitting down watching tv and walk I am 22 years old I have love blood pres somtimes 90/50?
Usually reversible: Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome (pres) is a syndrome characterized by headache, confusion, seizures and visual loss. There have been reported cases presenting with cortical blindness with near or complete recovery of vision. There are many implicated causes, including ecclampsia, malignant hypertension, tacrolimus and Cyclosporine use, hypercalcemia. Treatment depends on the cause. ...Read more
I have round shape the colour is greenish purple almost 2cm length on my right foot. Its been almost 10 yrs its painless but I pres. It yes?
Diagnosed w/vaginitis 6 months ago, stopped oral meds, allergic reaction, itching unbearable, what can I do right now for it? Can carenow give pres?
See a physician:
You don't mention what medications you had used and when you stopped them. Vaginitis usually responds to medications fairly rapidly.
Until you see a physician who knows you, take cold or tepid showers, use anti-itch lotion such as sarna with pramoxine, otc fexofenadine 180mg ot cetirizne 10mg and make an early appoitment with your physician. ...Read more
32 day cycle. On 9/15-19 spotting the 20-21 had unprotected sex twice on 23rd he came. Light bleeding 10/6-pres not enough to fill pad. Is this norm?
For pregnancy?: A doctor can check to see if there is any medical issue if a woman has mild menstrual-related symptoms. Many women have some variation of their periods or a missed period on occasion. Some women feel normal after a few days, but others do have bothersome symptoms and follow-up with their doctors. One cause may be hormonal fluctations. If no normal october period, one can check a pregnancy test. ...Read more
Hi. 40 fem. 20 yr history bladder urgency. Occassional incontenence (last 6 yrs.). Or Hypo 2007-pres. Gait and balance prob 6-12 mo. Terrified MSA.??
See your doctor: Time to be evaluated. Start with your family physician. Could be several unrelated problems with separate solutions or one problem with several symptoms. A work up is indicated at this time. ...Read more