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Harvoni - I finished my treatment september '15. no problem while on the treatment and had good?

Posted 16 Dec 2016 by maryella1 8 answers

... results. however, long range, i have gained 15 pounds quickly upon completion, muscle atrophy, and brain fog. i'm now 67, and eat very well, body always in good shape, muscular etc. i don't believe it's age related as it came on suddenly. it is now over a year since i finished ...

Has anyone gotten OFF Abilify successfully and if so what Doctor did you use and what supplements?

Posted 28 Dec 2016 by Shari Kaye 2 answers

... were you put on? I have been on some sort of antipsychotic drug for over 25 years and have had brain damage done by my frontal lobes. ALL antipsychotic drugs cause atrophy of the frontal lobes which makes it harder to socialize.

Spinal Muscular Atrophy - will medicare cover this new treatment, Spinraza?

Posted 19 Jan 2017 by dherther 1 answer

My grandson age 22, has type 2 SMA and his health coverage is medicare now that his single mother lost her job 3 weeks ago. Does he have access to this treatment?

Estring - Any side effects after discontinued use?

Posted 30 Jan 2018 by Jsol 0 answers

I have been using Estring for 3 months, I had a total hysterectomy 6 years ago, at the age of 29. My bone density is extremely low and I had vaginal atrophy. The first two months were great with little side effects. However, in the last month my breasts have become extremely tender and I have gone ...

How often and for how long should I take a break from Vagifem 10? I have taken my first break....

Posted 11 May 2018 by Montreuil 0 answers

... after 9 months on the drug. I am on that break now since 3 weeks ago. After feeling well on Vagifem (for vaginal atrophy), I am now experiencing migraines (new for me) and dizziness and weakness. Are these signs that I am in withdrawal? Is the solution to stop taking the drug forever, or to ...

Does anyone take pyridostimine for orthostatic hypotension?

Posted 22 Feb 2017 by Quilt Lady 0 answers

I have Multiple System Atrophy and one of the symptoms is orthostatic hypotension. I already take Midodrine and Florinef but my blood pressure can still get down into the range of 60/40. I looked the drug up and see there are many possible side effects. Can anyone tell me what their experience with ...

Can I take baking soda baths while using Premarin cream?

Posted 14 May 2017 by Jbpsgw4650 0 answers

I'm 66. I have vaginal atrophy. Been using cream for 2 months. I'm better but still have some burning /redness. Pain is better. Dryness better intravaginally. External dryness better but not back to normal.

Has anyone suffered muscle atrophy from a Depo-Medrol shot?

Posted 12 Jun 2017 by mybackwoes 0 answers

I unknowingly was given a single jab of 160mg of Depo-Medrol into my right shoulder (deltoid) during a laminectomy. The pain in my arm was just as bad as the pain in my back after surgery. I have a HUGE divot in my deltoid that I was told will never go away. I have read that this medicine should ...

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