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Should I Eat More Often When Taking Metoclopramide
Metoclopramide increases emptying of food from the stomach and decreases symptoms of nausea, vomiting, heartburn, and fullness,. It should ideally be taken 30 minutes before meals. It's use in pregnancy should be reserved for severe conditions where the risks to the baby of not treating exceed the potential ...Read more
Can i eat black walnuts while taking synthroid (thyroxine)? I usually wait an hour after taking it to eat anything but I am confused as to whether it's ok to eat
Can I still eat sweets such as chocolate and cakes whilst taking flagyl for d.fragilis? If so do I have to wait between doses before consuming sweets?
Not a good idea: From the point of view of the antibiotic, yes you can have sweets and cake. From the point of view that the Flagyl is treating an infection, it is best not to take sweets when you have an infection. It would be OK to take occasional sweets or chocolate. If Diabetic take none. ...Read more
Why does victoza (liraglutide) cause you to become very bloated and feeled with gas, and what should I do for it, is gas x better in pill or chewable. ?
Mechanism of action: Drug works by affecting hormones related to blood sugar levels, and their cellular receptors. Change in levels affects blood sugar. Also affects other chemicals which slows stomach emptying. Can have gut side effects. Symptomatic . May be less with small meals, low fat, avoid very high fiber foods, carbonated beverages, gassy foods. ...Read more
Can you take alcohol when using enalapril 5mg? Should i skip a dose when i know i'm going to drink that day (i drink very seldom).
I can't eat or drink when I have anxiety and it can last two or more weeks... what should I be eating when so nauseous. I am too weak to exersise?
Stomach growls even when not hungry also when I do eat most foods I feel the need to bowel movement been going on for a year what can this be ?
Stomach growling: BM after eating is not uncommon,it is the gastrocolic reflex. Growling not usual.keep a food diary. You may have food allergies/intolerances. it is identified by elimination diets. Try avoiding dairy for a week and see if any change , if not then try avoiding wheat products for a week. May also be gastritis/ gallbladder/ IBS or inflammatory bowel. Discuss with gastroenterologist/nutritionist ...Read more
I feel tired and sleepy after eating sweets and carbohydrates but dont have diabetes. Can i take metformin after eating them to give energy?
Reactive hypoglycemi: When some people eat carbohydrates, especially concentrated sweets, they develop reactive hypoglycemia as their body releases insulin which is physiologically normal to regulate their blood sugar. However instead of reaching a normal blood sugar, the insulin causes it to drop below normal. This hypoglycemia may cause lightheadedness, shakes, fatigue or weakness. Avoiding sweets helps. ...Read more
I know you have to wait 10 min to eat or drink after taking Saphris (asenapine) but what if you take it right after eating? Will this interfere with absorption
So i have gallstones and gastritis and i eat small meals every 2 hours as recommended but before bed time i get hungry is it bad if i eat something?
I have gas problems and feel like want to go to toilet after every meals. I am taking metformin and glimepiride for sugar. also amlong 5.ecosprin av, ?
Bowel frequency: Patients who take metformin frequently complain of gastrointestinal distress similar to your symptoms. There may, of course be some other cause, so you should definitely discuss these symptoms with your doctor. Some patients report improvement on the XR version of metformin, so that might be a good alternative. Do not stop any of your medications without your doctor's advice. ...Read more
Whenever I eat dinner I am bloated with excessive air - I eat quickly and often don't chew thoroughly, but I wonder if I am intolerant to some types of foods? This really doesn't occur with breakfast or lunch, oddly, but I only have oatmeal or cereal
Not typically: Advair typically doesn't cause weight gain. It does contain a steroid hormone in it but the amount of it in advair is very small. If you have ruled out all the other causes of your weight gain, you may need to consult with your doc and see if you may be switched to a different non-hormonal medication for your respiratory problem. ...Read more
I have constipation and heartburn often. Even though i eat my daily shares of vegetables. What med should I take?
Probably not : Eating enough portions. In any case, increase fibers, fruits and take dulcolax stool softeners as directed otc or any equivalents. You can also try benefibers, metamucil, colace (docusate sodium) , mag citrate.The effects vary with individual person.Also need to consult with your physician for other medical condition causing constipation like colon cancer. Early diagnosis will lead to a better prognosis/ outcome. ...Read more
I occasionally get nauseous after some meals, for example sometimes when i eat fried foods i feel sick after. What could it be?
Gall bladder disease: Or something other than that. Go and see a doctor and get evaluated. This cannot be diagnosed over the internet. You need full history, physical exam, lab work and possibly some imaging studies and procedures. See a gastroenterologist or start with your family doctor and they may refer you if needed. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can i get more drunk or less drunk while drinking on 25 mg metoprolol that i take daily? I only drink like once every month although pretty much.
Already answered ?: but now you are saying you binge once a month and drink a great deal. Binge alcohol use can also elevate blood pressure, and is dangerous for your health in many ways, one of which is your blood pressure and toxic effects potentially on your heart. Your doctor needs to know about your drinking patterns in order to be able to properly treat you. Binge users at your age have a higher risk of abuse ...Read more
When i awake i feel like throwing up as a result I do not feel like eating when this occurs. Also when I do eat i no longer upset want to throwup why?
Possible GERD and c: If you eat heavy meal late and go to bed you could feel that way. Also when constipated. However see your doctor for evaluation. ...Read more
Can i eat after taking milk of magnesia being that i feel nauseous and can i take Zantac (ranitidine) too?
Yes: Milk of Magnesia (MOM) will coat your stomach and help loosen your stool, so it is often used in the setting of constipation or upset stomach. Zantac (ranitidine) is a histamine blocker medication that is used to reduce the stomach's secretion of gastric acid. Both may be taken safely together, though you may have better results from the Zantac (ranitidine) taking it a half hour before or after the MOM. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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