3 Mar 2010
Barium swallow is oral barium sulfate.
Barium sulfate is in a group of drugs called contrast agents. Barium sulfate works by coating the inside of your esophagus, stomach, or intestines which allows them to be seen more clearly on a CT scan or other radiologic (x-ray) examination.
Barium sulfate is used to help diagnose certain disorders of the esophagus, stomach, or intestines.
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... of barium sulfate for a cat scan test for a hernia in the groin area. I feel real dizzy and numbing feeling
1 answer • 17 Jan 2011
I am an insulin dependent, type 1 diabetic. I have to take an insulin shot before ingesting any carbs or sugar. I have to drink Barium Sulfate for a ...
1 answer • 30 Mar 2012
Focalin XR - can I open and swallow focalin rx 25mg if its a capsule and says to swallow and I cant?
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1 answer • 14 Dec 2014
Had a Barium SulfateSuspension on 12/11 re CTAbdomen. Diarrreah started 12/16 and still on going. Overall I feel fine but this problem is still going ...
1 answer • 21 Dec 2014
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