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What Medication Are Hold During Dialysis
What are normal prograf levels for liver transplant patients and what ios the avg medication adjustment time, if any?
6-12: Talk to your transplant pharmacist. After a solid organ transplant you need conselling from a transplant pharmd. The level of tacrolimus is not the only criteria to be concerned about. They will talk to you about interactions between medications and how frequent to expect any medical changes. Your team of surgeon, hepatologist, pharmd and psychologist will all help as well as your nurse practi. ...Read more
Simple answer is that it is a medical technology used primarily to provide an artificial replacement for lost kidney function in people with renal failure. Hemodialysis remove wastes and excess water from the blood by circulating blood outside the body through an external filter, called a dialyzer. Blood and dialysate flow through in opposite directions and the ...Read more
Tell me why patients with kidney failure eat and drink what they like only during the first few hours of dialysis?
Nurses being nice: The total fluid removal target is programmed at the beginning of the dialysis run. Fluids consumed on dialysis are added to the total weight target. The removal target is doable from the onset of dialysis. If you drink 32 oz in the last hour, it is difficult to get this (and the preprogrammed amount) all off in the last hour. ...Read more
What causes dialysis patients urine to be so dark? Why do they stop making urine after long term dialysis?
Dialysis dark urine: 34 F asks why do dialysis pats have dark urine and why do they stop making urine. ANS: urine is the remains of the fluid filtered at the glomerulus. As glomeruli are destroyed by the disease colored chemicals that normally go out in the urine build up in blood-thus the funny skin color. This color stays in the urine so dark. Eventually all glomeruli die from the cause and no urine Is formed. ...Read more
I have congestive heart failure and the diuretic i take is no longer working. What other options are the to avoid water rent emotion?
Change diuretic?: You should ask your physician, if you are on hydrochlorthiazide (h) if you should go to a loop diuretic, forsemide (f). Patients with chronic kidney disease do not respond to h but do respond to f. If that does not work, ask to have an echocardiogram to see if you have pulmonary artery hypertension (p) and what your ejection fraction is. If you have p, there is medicine for that to lessen edema. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Avoid trauma to pump: Normal activity should not bother your pump. Avoid hitting the pump while things are healing up to avoid opening up of the incision or infection. If you notice any fever or drainage from the incisions contact your surgeon. The main concern with the pump is infection initially which would require pump removal. If the pump starts beeping, get it evaluated quickly to avoid Baclofen withdrawal ...Read more
If my kidney failure leads to haemodialysis, are there some nsaids filtrated by the dialysis machine (and so used to relieve spondylarthropathy pain)?
Tylenol (acetaminophen): Use as directed.Get a more detailed answer ›
Treatment of compulsive disorders hello:
is naltrexone used to treat compulsive sexual disorders when they are non-responsive to ssri's? How long does it take for the medication to work? How long are patienst kept on this medication before they are weane
Experimental: Since i haven't heard of this treatment i would assume it is experimental. Most compulsive disorders wax and wane and are not entirely cured but managed by behavioral as well as medical interventions. I would thus expect Naltrexone to be used for extended periods of time if indeed it was helping. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends: Depends on what you're using. The worst case scenario is to pass along the medicine to the baby and cause it to have low BP. Not all BP meds pass into the milk, though, so contemplative choice of medication is indicated. ...Read more
What are some natural ways of treating hashimoto's before it gets to the point of needing medication?
I am not: Aware of a natural remedy.Get a more detailed answer ›
I have one: It contains several substances in the "performance enhancing" category. It will also help you fail a drug test if you're in the military. Probably best to stay away from it. Hope this helps. ...Read more
High fat meals: The biggest consideration while taking Pradaxa in regards to food is the fat content of the meal that you eat around the time you take pradaxa. When Pradaxa is taken with a high-fat meal absorption is delayed by about 2 hours which means that it takes longer for the medication to reach its maximum effect. Unlike warfarin, you do not have to worry about your consumption of green leafy vegies. ...Read more
What is Treatment of Urine retention occurs due to medication eaten for high frequency? How Bladder contract completely? and Any Exercise/Habit to Try
Here are some...: First, eliminate the drug precipitating urinary retention, Second, insert catheter for 3-5 days. Third, fill bladder via the catheter with sterile water to the urge to void and remove the catheter for a instant trying to void and sterilize urine with follow-up for postvoid residual check in 4-6 hrs. If unable to void, do self-cath or reinsert catheter ... More? Ask urologist timely... Best wishes. ...Read more
I have stage 2 renal kidney acidosis and im 14 weeks pregnant. Are there any medications that are sade for me to take?
If the patient who is suffering from septic shock gets worse after an attempt of dialysis, what are other options available to be considered?
Cleansing of blood: Dialysis is the cleansing of the blood through an artificial membrane. It replaces some of the physiologic functions of a normal kidney but is generally inferior to a functioning kidney. One of the functions of the kidney is to produce a hormone that stimulates blood produciton. When kidney function is impaired, this hormone production is diminished, resulting in anemia. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What can be done to stop dribble after urination? What are the causes? There are always a few drops which end up being released after the main stream.
Post-void dribbling: Post-void dribbling is the leakage of a bit of urine after the penis is back in the pants. A man can see his primary care doctor or a urologist, since men can have prostate problems. If the penis is normal and the foreskin is not trapping urine, then be sure the penis hangs freely while peeing. One should relax at the end to let the last drops come out. Women who drip have different issues. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Off Label Use: While the fda has yet to approve drugs specifically for premature ejaculation (pe), there are medications that are used that are for other problems. Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (ssris) are known to delay time to orgasm. Prozac, zoloft and Paxil (paroxetine) exhibit the greatest amount of delay. If the medication is taken regularly, it is critical to taper off as a withdrawal syndrome can occur. ...Read more
My husband is taking the Pylo kit medication. what are some of the side effects to the medicine. he does not seem to be his usual energetic self. ?
A Pep Talk For you: Doncha just love them drug companies?Three different drugs packaged up to take for seven days in order to rid the stomach of Helicobacter, the little bug thought to cause most gastritis and ulcers. Which is fine, since that is one regimen to do it. But any medication, including an antibiotic, can make you feel "shvah."And he's taking three! If that's all, then a few days after stopping-he'll be OK ...Read more
Symptoms of ESRD: Patients with end stage renal disease (esrd) have various symtpoms. They may have itchy skin, anorexia and a bitter taste in their mouth. They may have a uremic odor as well as having a reversal of the day-night sleeping pattern. Other symptoms are nausea and vomiting, weakness, lethary and prolonged bleeding due to a platelet dysfunction. ...Read more
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