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Vitalize Plus Medication
I have taking nexito plus tablet six year.
my questions: taking six year the medication have same effect. or increase dosage?
Depends: This depends upon your current response to the medication. If you're doing well the same maintenance dosage should continue. Tolerance or tachyphylaxis to medication can occur and then the dosage may be increased. Your prescribing physician who knows you well is best qualified to advise you about dosage. ...Read more
Should i change my migren medication to something else bcause im been taking ponstan and confergot for 10 years plus. What harm if i keep on taking it?
Depends: It depends upon how often you have migraine attacks. If the migraine is severe and frequent then you would be better off taking something to prevent these attacks. There are several meds approved for that purpose. Cafergot (ergotamine and caffeine) is useful only if you have infrequent migraine and its long term use is harmful. ...Read more
I need a doctor in marshallstown or surrounds that uses the key care plus plan and also dispenses medication. Can i find one here?
Discovery app: Use Discovery app to find dispensing Keycare provider in your area ...Read more
Due to a pinched nerve-took 12mnths to diagnose-i now suffer with anxiety. Is this plus the medication im on make it more difficult to get prpregnant?
Pinched nerve: Hello, sorry you are in so much pain around the holidays. You may want o check with your doctor or psychiatrist related to pain which can make the depression worse. An anti-anxiety medication may help in your case such as a small does of Klonopin (clonazepam) for the anxiety. Again, check with your doctor. I hope you feel better soon. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What's the medication for bronchitis spasm. Or rather how do you manage it. What action should be taken. Plus could you refer us to any pulmonologist?
Inhaler: A beta 2 agonist via inhalation is usually the treatment. A general physician can provide this care. Cannot refer in Mombasa sorry. ...Read more
Along with CBT use: Good sleep hygiene. 1. Keep a regular bedtime & wakening time (to include weekends). Get up the same time each day, regardless of what time you fell asleep. 2. Make a regular, relaxing bedtime routine. Relaxing rituals prior to bedtime may include a warm bath or shower, aroma therapy, reading, or listening to gentle music. 3. Sleep in a dark, quiet, cool room on comfortable mattress & pillows. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Not a simple answer: It depends on which medications you are on at the moment. If it is 3 medications for pain control , then it my not be the best course of action. If it is 3 medications for blood pressure, then it may be appropriate depending on the doses of each and which mechanisms of action are being utilized. ...Read more
Good morning riza here still in pain with upper left chest and shoulder blade area daily no medication seems to help plus my whole body mussels hurt?
Marijuana plus ssri. Bad combination? The ssri is a follow up to nicotine deaddiction medication.
I am taking meloxicam. Can i take alka-sektzer plus cold and flu also while i am on this medication?
Avoid mixing manyMed: There has to be a good reason for adding any pills or taking each one of the pills. if your condition is a head cold, then you do not need to mix more than Tylenol (acetaminophen) / or Cold/Flu meds and or a decongestant . Alka- seltzer is not a safe medication to mix with Meloxican ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I'm taking propranolol 5ml plus 2.5ml twice day everyday for anxiety aswell as I take ranitidine for acid reflux twice a day everyday for the past few weeks are these medications ok to take together?
Yes: That is a common combinationGet a more detailed answer ›
I use prexum plus 5mg for high blood pressure. can I use Tibb Pressure Ease with that medication to help my bp?
It's complicated...: It seems you have been diagnosed with high blood pressure at quite a young age. The various important parts of keeping your blood pressure normal, need to be discussed with you in detail. The interaction between these different meds may be safe, but more importantly, you need a good understanding of all measures in addition to meds that have an impact on normalizing BP. Health ed expert is ideal. ...Read more
Any feedback regarding juice plus on hypothyroid patients? Not looking to cure but to feel better without leaving my medication.
OK but can do better: I like that juice plus is a concentrate of healthy fruits ; veggies but several of its ingredients are on the ewg's dirty dozen list of most pesticide-laden produce ; there is no indication juice plus is organic. You'd be far better off choosing a product like orac energy greens which is entirely organic or wildcrafted; one serving has the antioxidant power of 24 servings of fruits ; vegetables. ...Read more
I have irregular periods. I have to induce it by medication every time. Would this affect my fertility? Plus, I'm 24...
I am using pearinda plus for high blood pressure. it finished, is there any off shelf medication I can use before seeing my doctor on monday?
I did liver test and i don't have hepatitis a, b, or c and my sgpt is 66(>45)plus i'm taking olmesartan 10mg+lercanidipine 20mg, is it due to medications?
Alcohol, fatty liver: Could be meds but just as likely this mild elevation in transaminase liver levels could be due to other things (like mild-moderate alcohol use, or fatty infiltration of liver). Fatty liver is more likely if there are elevated triglycerides or signs of Insulin resistance (low hdl, elevated triglycerides, obesity, or hga1c > 5.6). Can also be seen if associated sleep apnea. ...Read more
Can escitalopram be used as an antipsychotic ? I have major depressive disorder plus symptoms of psychosis.I'v started with 5 mg medication.
Treatment: Escitalopram is an effective antidepressant. 10-20% or major depression can be complicated by psychosis. Standard of care for psychotic depression is antidepressant plus antipsychotic for non affective psychosis ( not psychotic depression) escitalopram is not effective by itself. ...Read more
Intracranial hypertension, plus weird jerking movements at night and can't stop itching for a week now and no new medication or meds changes. Why?
Lipid s.Chol.178 s.Triglycerides 105 hdl39. Ldl 110vldl 21. Medication. Listril plus 1 od . Amtas at 1 bd.Disprin1/2 bd.I play badminton.
On 2 different blood pressure medications plus clonodone @night. He wakes up w/ arm ice cold, numb from shoulder down to bottom of rib cage. No pain?
I had irrigular period and a doctor gave me a diapetes medication plus hormons .Is that means I have pcos?
I'm a 20-plus year opiate addict who has had problems with PTSD and depressive anxiety. I have tried all sorts of medications antidepressants and mild?
Opiate addiction: You mention that you are dependent of opiates. It might be a good to consider treatment for the opiate dependency. I am not trying to dodge your question. Opiate use is likely contributing to the anxiety and depression. It would be difficult to effectively treat these other conditions while you continuing to use opiates. Likely you know some of the options for treating opiate dependency. ...Read more
How do I get rid of thick mucus, plus my throat is very dry, which makes it imposible
thanks i'm am 68 years old
type 2 diabetic
could this be blamed on only one of my medications.
The mucus is really terrible in the mornings
Have no thyroid - can I produce more of my metabolism without more medications had thyroid cancer that went into the lymphs. Entire thyroid removed plus some lymph nodes. Taking levoxyl 112 mcg as a replacement. Can my body ever produce more of a metabo
Mother (55) has a lymph node near groin area. Doctor gave her 2 medications plus an ointment but now skin above node is turning red. Is this normal?
No: Red skin is never normal . It could be irritation from the topicals or worsening of her condition. She needs reevaluation. ...Read more
I have itchy and watery eyes plus running nose wt occassional redness of the eye and ithyness at d back of the throat.Cause and medication pls.
Allergies: Sounds like you are allergic to something in your environment. This time of year pollen allergies are very common. Avoiding exposure is ideal, but often impractical. Try daily use of otc antihistamines like claritin, zyrtec, Allegra (available generically) and use salt water (saline) nasal spray to clear the passages. If no better, ask your doctor. Good luck! ...Read more
Are there particular medications that work in addition to psychotherapy in teenagers for depression?
I am 23, recently diagnosed with diabetes 2. I am trying to diet and exercise in addition to medications. What are some safe ways to drop weight fast?
Diet AND exercise: Make sure you exercise at least 30 minutes a day, don't skip meals, avoid soda, juice, dairy, alcohol and fried foods. Eat a healthy well balanced diet! also water, organic vegetable broth, green leafy vegetables, natural pickles, apples are great to fill you up so you dont feel hungry and they are very low in calories. Being overweight can increase ur risk of hypertension, diabetes, sleep apnea. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Can you tell me in addition to medication, how can I prevent the recurrence of atrial fibrillation?
Need medication increase I am only 25 years old but have scoliosis through out my spine and arthritis in my upper back which are both extremely painful and crippling. Even simple tasks are hard because of these issues. In addition to my back I have severe
Scoliosis and pain: Scoliosis is a non painful condition and if you are experiencing pain then a complete workout is indicated to find the source of your pain and begin proper treatment. At your age your scoliosis should not be crippling you and other sources should be found. Treatment properly can result in a painless life style and you should be able to enjoy all the activities your desire with proper care. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have psoriatic arthritis and suffer chroinc fatigue. Can you suggest additional medication to ask my gp for in addition to methotrexate?
Vitamins/Minerals: It contains several vitamins and minerals plus fiber. There are no active drugs in it that fall outside these categories. Like most diet pills, it has never been shown to lead to long-term, healthy weight loss. Please discuss weight loss with a registered dietitian who can help you create a sustainable diet for your needs. ...Read more
Normal for person on methadone to constantly nod off/sleep, after being on it for years? Or indicative of being on other drugs in addition to that?
Drugs: Hard to answer your question until I (or your doctor) know what meds you are taking. Please let me know what your meds are. ...Read more
What does a high diastolic reading in a BP reading stand for? What are the causes and implications? In addition to drugs, what can a patient do?
Blood pressure : Blood pressure readings give two numbers. The higher number is systolic. The lower number is diastolic. Systolic is when the heart is contracting/pumping blood. Diastolic is during the time the heart is relaxing. Hi readings for either one is considered abnormal and should be treated if persistent. Other than medication, weight-loss and low-salt diet may help lower these numbers. ...Read more
Female 22 years old pregnant at 4th month take pregnacare plus ' are this drug harmful to fetus? Thanks
Shouldn't be: Pregnacare plus is a supplement designed to help the developing fetus grow healthy by providing important nutrients like folic acid (to prevent spinal cord defects) and omega 3 Fatty acids, which some people believe may help with brain development. I have not heard anything negative about the Pregnacare products, but I would definitely let your doc know ALL the supplements you are taking! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
In terms of bioequivalency, is it true that generic drugs, can vary, plus or minus, 25% according to both the Hatch-Waxman Act of 1984, and FDA?
Persons with hypertension may take more than one class drug type. Can people with high chloresterol be Rx'd different class drug plus pravastatin?
Yes: Yes, there are many options out there ...Read more