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Thyroid Medication Water Retention Hyperthyroid
Hi doc.My mother has water retention problem due to wrong medicine side effect of thyroid causing serious swelling.So far none medication worked.Pleas?
Salt restriction: Water retention is actually usually caused by sodium retention. That easiest way to reduce water retention is to reduce the amount of sodium intake. The recommended amount of sodium on a low sodium diet is 2000 mg per day. Most food items will have the sodium in milligrams label on them. ...Read more
Hi, is there anything that can really help water retention even though im hypo thyroid?..Im full of fluid ..Thankyou
Thyrotropin level 2.2 foe 65 yo female with CHF and water retention problem. Acth is less than 0.1 and cortisol is normal-8. Can fluid retention be caused by the thyroid functions? Thanks
Why do medications cause water retention an this is causing trouble with my balance an making me anxious depressed .i already feel bloated without?
Collateral damage: Most actions have unintended (sometimes unknown) effects. Drugs are a prime example - side effects. If you can solve your heartburn in another way, that would be good. Talk to the provider for alternatives. A juice 4oz glass of 1/2 tap water 1/2 organic cider vinegar w/ a pinch of baking soda at time of reflux symptoms works like magic. It has no side effects on balance, mood or bloat. See comment ...Read more
I've been taking generic Lasix for several months and it isn't doing the trick. Is there an alternative medication? I've been battling water retention in my feet, ankles, and legs for quite a few years. My family doctor put me on Lasix several months ago,
There : There are certainly other drugs that work like Lasix and that are much stronger/potent. You should talk to your doctor about alternatives, but of course, you must keep in mind your overall health condition and what you can or can't handle for example due to heart failure, kidney failure, or liver failure..... In any event, you should record and limit your fluid intake daily based on your doctor's assessment. And finally, don't forget to elevate your legs as much as possible and wear the support stockings. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Does anyone know how to help me. PMS in postmenapause an drugs intensify this . water retention , dizziness, headache, balance trouble. been 14 yrs. ?
Powdery pee as well as weak flow. Might be kidney problem. For 5 mnths I had water retention in lips. Any tips or ovr counter drugs to stop swell look?
Here are some ...: For durable benefit, it's most advisable to seek a professional evaluation so to know what is going on in you and counsel for how to handle similar events in the future. One thing for sure is it's not that difficult to figure out what it is. So, bring the detailed info of symptoms stressing their quality, quantity, and sequence of events over time to Doc for analysis, physical exams, & tests ... ...Read more
Water retention. I have had water retention for several years, and been taking triamterene since then. I have hashimoto's and going through menopause also for the last 8 years. My thyroid levels on the last check a month ago say they are ok. I have been t
Water : Water retention is not a diagnosis, it is a symptom of something else going on. Some of the most common things that can cause water retention if they are not working properly include: heart, liver, kidneys and lymphatics. Other things that cause water retention include certain medications, and physical inactivity. Water retention over a period of years can represent a wide variety of different problems. If your primary care physician evaluates you for water retention and cannot find a cause it is termed "idiopathic edema." the treatment for water retention is to treat the underling medical problem that causes it. In come cases reducing salt intake is helpful or taking diuretics (such as the triamterene you mention). Compression stockings can be helpful if the water retention goes into your feet, as can keeping your legs elevated. ...Read more
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