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Can you be prescribed ativan and xanax together?do they have a different action ?

Posted 28 Jan 2011 by krissa 8 answers

Iwas prescribed both but I thought they were for the same purpose,anxiety. should I take both at different times?

Will alcohol interfere with oral iron supplements for iron deficiency anemic patients?

Posted 15 May 2011 by kim0922lan 4 answers

will heavy alchol consumption interfer with the effects of taking Ferrous sulfate orally for a person with Iron Deficiency Anemia

What causes a persons knees to turn purple all of a sudden?

Posted 1 May 2013 by ashrobb89 6 answers

My mom has lupus and she has low iron. Today she has been feeling weak, tired, and fatigued. We were sitting at the table talking and all of a sudden both her knees turned dark purple. It stayed for a couple minutes and slowly faded. We both are wondering what could cause this.

Anemia - How many milligrams of ferrous sulfate should I be taking daily if I'm anemic. I'm 26 year?

Posted 16 days ago by CJC031792 0 answers

... old male. I've been taking 28 mg of ferrous sulfate twice a day one in the morning and one at night

Anyone with Pernicious Anemia ?

Posted 26 Apr 2018 by grlewycky 0 answers

Anyone with Pernicious Anemia please contact me. I have a friend in Canada who is struggling with it and looking for options, resources and better medical help. Also she is conducting an online survey if interested Message me directly or reply here

What is causing my iron-deficient anemia?

Posted 18 Apr 2018 by ptsbrown 0 answers

... I've had 5 iron infusions in the last year for iron-deficiency anemia for which a casue cannot be determined. I've had endoscopy, capsule endoscopy and colonoscopy procedures to search for a cause with no findings. I've had a pelvic ultrasound to look for a gynecological cause ...

How can Aranesp 500 be safe for my dad?

Posted 16 Apr 2018 by Mysteryguy 0 answers

For decades now my dad have had 4 bypasses and the past 3 or 4 years he has essential thrombocythemia, he gets medications to keep the thrombocytes under control but that causes anemia as you all know. For the past year, his doctor gives him Aranesp, at first Aranesp 80 once a week and now the ...

Lexapro multiple missed doses?

Posted 25 Mar 2018 by carmar10 1 answer

I currently take 10 mg of lexapro. I also have iron deficiency anemia which I receive iron infusions for. Lately I've been very bad about taking my lexapro/escitalopralam. I'm supposed to take it around dinner time but have forgotten quite frequently lately. I'm not experiencing ...

How long would it take for Depo to get out my system?

Posted 7 Jan 2018 by Shay456 1 answer

I got the Nexplanon implant may 2017 it was the worst first if all I have anemia so my periods or super heavy so I was on the nexplanon for 4 months it didn’t work Ionly got on it cause I thought my periods would stop it made me bleed for 5 months straight non stop so I called in to the umpc ...

Prednisone proscribed in large daily dosages?

Posted 21 Sep 2017 by starchelle48 0 answers

My 50 yr old aunt who is mentally emotionally disabled was recently diagnosed with hemolytic anemia. After her 2nd time of being hospitalized her Dr has now perscribed her to take 18 prednisone pills per day 50mgs each. She is taking 9 in the morning and 9 in the evening is this safe? It worries me ...

Stopping Depo Provera-risks/side effects?-What can I expect?

Posted 9 Aug 2017 by carmar10 1 answer

I have been battling iron deficiency anemia since 2013(I am currently 49) and need iron infusions every 3-6 months. In quest to find an answer it was also determined I had possible adenomyosis and small fibroids. OB/GYN put me on Depo shot to stop bleeding to see if that contributed to my anemia ...

Sickle cell anemia and left sided hemiparesis?

Posted 14 Sep 2017 by Aaron111 0 answers

How does sickle cell anemia cause left sided hemiparesis and how exactly do you go about treating it? It's a case I'm reading and their CBC shows Hb 7g/dl, MCV 80fl, WCC 10x(1010)^9/L and Platelets 200x(10)^9/L and their CT scans shows brain infarcts

What happens to anemic person during exercise?

Posted 30 Aug 2017 by medicine12344 0 answers

Hello, my question is what happens to person with anemia during exercise? What are changes in pO2/pCO2 in arterial and venous blood? Thank you.

When to take second iron pill?

Posted 2 Jul 2017 by bunyip22 1 answer

I take Feramax 150 for anemia, once a day, first thing in the morning on an empty stomach, with orange juice, to maximize absorption. My doctor has now recommended doubling the dose. Should I take both pills together, or the second at night when my stomach would not be empty?

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