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Anyone taking Wellbutrin along with Lexapro (Cipralex, escitalopram), what about side effects?

Posted 21 Nov 2011 by ade1971 5 answers

I'm taking wellbutrin 300 er which has been working well. But am now dealing with a bone infection that has a greater than 50% chance of ending with amputation. So I went to my doc for help with the resulting anxiety which is very high. So he gave me some Lexapro (Cipralex, in Canada where I ...

How to safely come off tramadol?

Posted 28 May 2015 by carrie57 3 answers

Have been taking 50mg Tramadol 3 or 4 times daily followinh hand amputation 10 days ago. should i stop now and if so is it safe to stop immediately

At what point does amputation figure in Diabetic Neuropathy?

Posted 8 Oct 2013 by jean7 4 answers

Newly diagnosed but already lost all nerves in feet to ankles. Chronic pain, outer skin warm to touch yet inside feel like burning cold blocks of ice. No relief day or night.

I have had both my legs amputated above my knees and am trying to get pain releaf useing a tens unit

Posted 26 Jan 2015 by SQRL 2 answers

... But I need to know wear to put the pads at on the upper part of my legs? I GO TO MY DOC 1 DAY A WEEK AND GET ACUPUNCTURE TREATMENTS DONE TO BOTH LEGS WITH PINS & TENS UNIT THAT HE LETS ME CONTROL.I GOT A TENS UNIT TO USE AT HOME AND WAS HOPPING THAT SOMEONE WOULD SUGGEST WEAR I SHOULD PLACE ...

Why would my brother-in-law be given gabapentin following a partial leg amputation?

Posted 24 Jan 2012 by kiddly 3 answers

family member given gabapentin for post operative care,said it was for phantom pain of lower leg amputation

Looking for pain pill to reduce phantom pains on arms/legs amputation?

Posted 27 Dec 2011 by tigerpaws 3 answers

i'm a quadruple amputee /ak/ae. 30 years ago

My son 10yrs old on 5mg 2xper day want to get him off. How much&often to reduce safely?

Posted 12 Nov 2010 by Ruby Daisy 3 answers

was prescribed Aug 15, 2010after leg amputation Sept 20, 2010. Phantom pain has been horrible. He has been on many different drugs for pain and I have slowly lower his dose on all to nothing except methadone... what is the right dose reduction? He has not been on for more the 2 months. Time to get ...

Vascular Surgery - leg amputation, any suggestions on how to help with anger?

Posted 4 Aug 2010 by terrirn4983 1 answer

my vietnam vet husband just had a heroic bypass of left leg resulting in amputation he is laying beside me so angry pending below knee amputation. suggestions

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