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Aspiration Pneumonia - Is it possible to aspirate when feed thru the G tube?

Down syndrome patience w/trek and g tube, had aspiration pneumonia in the past, need advice on if it is possible to aspirate after being feed thru the G tube, she has scrolyoullis of her upper back, ...

Posted 11 Feb 2013 1 answer

Whats an alternative medicine for risperdal?

My 18 yr old down syndrome son has been banging his head whenever he is mad. We consulted a doctor and he was given Risperdal 1 mg. after one month of using it we noticed he is not talking anymore ...

Posted 11 Aug 2011 1 answer

My sister is a 24 year old down syndrome adult. she currently is taking COUMADIN for her blood.?

... she's in the hostipal and she was recently prescribed to ABILIFY for her behavior. i wanted to know if ABILIFY will affect her any way.Since shes been on Abilify her blood level has been ...

Posted 7 Jul 2011 1 answer

Can dilaudid be used to lessen the WD's from oxycodone?

I was told that after weaning down from oxycodone that if you took 4mg then step down to 2 mg of dilaudid then stop the dilaudid then the WD's weren't as severe.I've stepped down to ...

Posted 27 Jul 2010 3 answers

Anyone ever use klonopin after bad detox on xanax?

I had extremely bad withdrawls from xanax so doc was worried i would have seizure so she put me on it .5 2 times a day for month then taper down every month with lower dose think that will work? MY ...

Posted 12 May 2010 6 answers

How many pills cause addiction?

I have been taking percocet (5/325) since having spinal surgery in early May. I took the prescribed dose as directed for the first few weeks following surgery and now I am down to one tablet per day. ...

Posted 8 Sep 2010 3 answers

Can Ultram cause a false positive for methadone? I was prescribed it had a seizure -?

then transported by ambulance to the hospital for 3 days of observation eeg testing. In the ambulance I vaguely remember an iv with something to calm me down - It might of been elavil not 100% sure 4 ...

Posted 17 Aug 2010 2 answers

How long (male, age in mid 40's) I have to use androgel, I have been using for last 2 years?

but as soon as I stop applying androgel my testorene level falls down so my question is I have to continue applying androgel for the whole life time or is there a fixed time period

Posted 8 Feb 2010 1 answer

Taking suboxne and stomach hurts?

wondering if someone can help me. Ive been taking oxy 80 for 2 yrs for back pain just got on suboxne and I cant hold down any food and my stomach hurts all of the time and I am throwing up for the ...

Posted 9 Sep 2010 2 answers

When will I get my energy and focus back after Suboxone withdrawals?

I have been on Suboxone for 7 months at 4 mgs a day after I had a 1 year percocet addiction post surgery. I weaned myself down to 2mgs a day for a week(I have no prescription by the way). I ended ...

Posted 25 Mar 2010 1 answer

My doctor just prescribed me Citalopram (CeleXA) for my anxiety and Lorazepam (Ativan) for sleeping?

... I took both of them last night at the same time and i went to be. All night long i was up and down. I could not stay asleep for nothing. I couldnt get comfortable so i keeped moving to. This is ...

Posted 2 May 2010 3 answers

Question about quitting percocet?

I've been taking 100mg of percocet a day for 4 years. I woke up last tuesday and decided I was done. I quickly tapered down from tuesday thru friday... then Sat I took none, except at nite, I ...

Posted 1 Jun 2010 2 answers

Need information on side effects?

17 yr old daughter - diagnosis: Down Syndrome, OCD, PMDD, ADHD. Recently started Paxil, first 10mg for 4 weeks, nothing, then 20mg, nothing, then 30 mg, 4 weeks, noticed some improvement, 3 weeks ago ...

Posted 9 Aug 2010 1 answer

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