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Can chlorthalidone cause diabetes ?

Question asked 10 Feb 2012 1 answer

Support groups: chlorthalidone, side effect, diabetes, type 2, blood pressure

sandypops1's comment: HI, I was just checking out the adverse side effects of Chlorthalidone and endocrine metabolic issues can be a common problem, i.e.,hyperglycemia. Check with your doctor for more information. Hope your wife is better soon.

Can type 2 diabetes turn into type 1 diabetes?

Question asked 11 Jun 2011 4 answers

Support groups: bactrim, bactrim ds, janumet, diabetes, type 1, diabetes, type 2, blood disorders

sandypops1's answer: I am assuming that you have an infection as this is why you are taking Bactrim. If this is correct, you may have a temporary increase in blood sugar due to your illness. When you recover from your infection, it is quite possible that your blood ...

Have tremors of the face and hands while taking Neurontin or Lyrica, what could I try instead?

Question asked 7 Feb 2012 1 answer

Support groups: lyrica, neurontin, tremor

sandypops1's answer: I had several side effects with Neurontin. I was extremely dizzy and off balance all of the time. I was prescribed Neurontin for nerve damage due to my diabetes. It eased my pain quite a bit, however, I was too dizzy to get out of bed. I had eyelid ...

Has anyone developed or made worse anxiety or panic attacks when put on high dose prednisone?

Question asked 5 Feb 2012 1 answer

Support groups: anxiety, panic disorder, pneumonia, prednisone, generalized anxiety disorder

sandypops1's comment: I am still taking ativan for my panic disorder. My doctor has tried me on other medications while trying to get me off ativan, however, the withdrawal symtoms were too extreme. I pray that you will get better soon and I also hope that your doctor ...

I take Xanax,zyprexa,ambien and clonidine, am always tired, what can I take to help?

Question asked 6 Feb 2012 1 answer

Support groups: ambien, xanax, zyprexa, anxiety, panic disorder, clonidine, generalized anxiety disorder

sandypops1's answer: You maybe tired because you are taking so many medications that can make you feel sedated. For example, you are taking xanax and ambien, both of which will make you a bit sleepy. Talk to your doctor about your needing more energy and if necessary ...

Has anyone developed or made worse anxiety or panic attacks when put on high dose prednisone?

Question asked 5 Feb 2012 1 answer

Support groups: anxiety, panic disorder, pneumonia, prednisone, generalized anxiety disorder

sandypops1's response: I was prescribed prednisone many years ago for my problems with allergies. I had many adverse reactions with this drug. My heart felt as if it were coming out of my chest and I couldn't leave my bed. I was alway feeling spaced out. I literally felt ...

Has anyone had success using zyrtec with acute urticaria which seems to come on a regular basis?

Question asked 13 Aug 2009 3 answers

Support groups: zyrtec, urticaria

sandypops1's comment: Zytec has been the only medication that I've taken that actually relieves me my hives temporarily, however, the hives keep reappearing. I've been prescribed Atarax and I was always spaced out. I'm hoping for a medication that will keep ...

Is anyone having trouble losing weight while taking tekturna?

Question asked 7 Sep 2011 1 answer

Support groups: tekturna, weight

sandypops1's comment: Thanks for your insight.

Is anyone having trouble losing weight while taking tekturna?

Question asked 7 Sep 2011 1 answer

Support groups: tekturna, weight

sandypops1's comment: I have been watching what I eat and properly exercising. I have noticed extreme water retention (edema) with Tekturna. I also take Maxzide 75/50 as well. I stayed off Tekturna for 24 hours as an experiment and noticed the water retention subsided ...