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Syntha 6 No Xplode
Is it bad result? & Why does my doktor tell me my blood tests are ok when:s-tsh 3,5. T4 9. T3 (liothyronine) 3,7. Ferrarin 13. S-cortisol 318. Levotyroxin 50mg/day..
Hard to answer: difficult to answer as different laboratories have different value ranges. Ur doctor is looking at the reference ranges likely and seeing that they may be within normal ranges per what the lab has resulted him or her with. ...Read more
Does eating avocado & dry oregano affect my Coumadin (warfarin) dosage? My last rnr level was 2.4. Im taking 2.5 mlg everyday except tu & fri (i take 5mlg)
Yes, they can: Avacado and oregano both have vitamin k and can alter inr levels. If you take the same amount daily, the Coumadin dose will be adjusted around this. Don't make any sudden diet changes, especially with an artificial heart valve. http://www.healthaliciousness.com/articles/food-sources-of-vitamin-k.php http://www.Ptinr.Com/warfarin-you/dietary-food-beverage/food-interactions/avocado-and-warfari. ...Read more
Fiancé had prostrate seed implant 3 yrs ago, heart afib 9 mths ago. Cigar 2x mth,1-2 drinks daily. Tired! NO Sex Drive! Are the meds doing this?
Missing Libido: Many possible concomitant reasons exist based on your information ranging from psychological to organic;he & you need a through discussion with a dedicated medical professional to assess & help with this;not do able in this 400 character forum ...Read more
Been taking aprox 5 tabs ibuprofen every 6 hrs all summer. plus tylonal. now very sick. extrememly weak, its like im shutting down. what to do?
Pain: What's going on? We are obviously missing a great deal of information about you since we don't even know your age let alone your medical history and why you are taking ibuprofen so often. Please see a doctor urgently, I mean now. I'm also suspicious of significant mental health pathology in addition to anatomic and physiologic injury that you may have sustained by self medicating. ...Read more
Fever 39C day 5, chill, headache, vommitting, nausea, Hb 16gr%,L 10.000/mm3, THR 98.000, Ht 50,
ParacetMol 3x1 but no effect what ?
Nightly headaches (> 6 months), gone w/in 1-2 hrs of waking. Sometimes severe. No Tumors. Basic Blood work - Neg. I'm Ok otherwise. Any suggestions?
I had 15 extra strength Excedrin 6 hrs ago. I'm 16 and weigh 120, nothing feels right. What is wrong?
Please let your: Parents know immediately so that you can be seen at the emergency room for this over dose. ...Read more
Amlodipine & Coversyl Plus HD has not reduced bp, yet my Dr. keeps me on it. We've added 25mgs Atenolol 2xdaily. Why take unworking meds?
HTN: Hi Ashley, Most medications for gradual chronic illnesses need to be titrated to effect to prevent any drastic changes that the body may not be able to handle. How long have you been on these meds that are not working? If you are not satisfied with your doctor, please ask more questions and if he/she cannot answer, please see a cardiologist for proper evaluation. Good luck. ...Read more
1molar pulled 1 wk ago. No blood days 3 - 6. This morning woke w/ "old blood" taste & saliva color; none thru day. Mild ache OTC advil (ibuprofen) fixes. Normal?
Yes,: this sounds like what one might typically expect following extraction of a molar. I recommend you continue to follow the instructions provided by your dentist/oral surgeon. Good wishes:) ...Read more
Creatinine between 1.57 & 1.42 over past 6 weeks. Had nephrectomy many yrs.Ago. Egfr today 50 . Any dietary adjustments? On lisinopril, toprol (metoprolol).Age 69.
Hi, i'm from malaysia, my dad is 72 yrs old, his sgr level 6 bld prssure 130..But tdy doc said nd insulin?Can ala n cinnmon help regulate imprve kidney?
Pregnant in 6 weeks and no heart beeb? Blood sugar 210, weight 105 kg, 31 yrs. when heart beeb start & when to worry ?
Depends: A vaginal ultrasound can usually show a beating heart by week 6 of a pregnancy (dated accurately), but an ultrasound on the belly often won't see it until week 7 or so depending on machine quality and skill of the ultrasonographer. If you're trying to listen with a little Doppler (sound only, no picture), you can't expect to hear a beat until week 12 even if you're good. ...Read more
Levothy 50mcg 3xwk, 25rest for 3mos. TSH dropping (was 7 now 3.7) but no change in FT4 .9 or T3 (liothyronine) 88. Dr. won't test for antibody. Why are my T's not up?
Endocrinologist says my thyroid 2 low. Tsh-3gen 6.30 FTI 2.4 TotT4 8.8 T-uptake 27.8 wants to increase meds. I have no T gland. No symp. What's low?
Thyroid hormone.: We all need thyroid hormones for proper health. If you had your thyroid removed, you will have to take thyroid replacement meds for the rest of your life. If you are taking them, the level has to be monitored to be sure you are getting enough for your body to function normally. If your level is low, the medicine is increased and the level is rechecked regularly to make sure it is stays normal ...Read more
Horrible headache, weak..Muscle aches..Feel cold..Temp is 101.3 BP is 118/78 laying down. Took 6 excedrins yesterday. Not hungry. What shud i do?
I'm currently taking duromine 40mg & feeling no change. Still hungry & really tired. Can i double my dose or take 1 1/2 instead. ?
Ask your doctor: If someone prescribed a pill, and you're not sure it's working, better to ask the person who is your caregiver and not some random online thing. ...Read more
Lst 1.6yr m takin medicine 4 BP whch is moxodinine 0.2mg 1-0-1 & losartan 50mg 0-0-1 bt my BP stl 160-100 frm 2wks dr incld carvedilol - no effect?
High Blood pressure: You are on 5 different blood pressure medicines (m) that do not control your bp. You did not mention the doses of the m's you are taking. Speak to your physician and ask if you are on all the maximum doses of them. If you are, you may have secondary high BP (s) caused by factors such as a renal artery stenosis or an excess of aldosterone, among others. You are only 30 years old and you may have s. ...Read more