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The doctor told me today he is coming to an end, needs to eat more. He has had 3 blood transfusions

Posted 6 Jan 2017 by gardiner63 0 answers

since last June ,the one on December 29th seems not have done any difference. Now his ammonia level has gone up and he is weak. Should I tell him or just try and keep up his faith? They are going to drain him again this weekend. First time 5 liters and second was 7. He seems fine besides being weak ...

Simponi - Not sure about the long tem effect?

Posted 22 Aug 2016 by Simon1990 0 answers

I have been on simponi for about a year and half now! I was started on the medication after I had a blood transfusion caused by being anemic. I have also seen that getting anemic is a side affect! But I started the medication for my arthritis problem. The medication work very well with that I get ...

Harvoni - I have lichen plants, difficult diagnosis after 4 months. Anyone have this and and Hep c?

Posted 21 May 2016 by He pain 1 answer

Contracted by blood transfusions due to c section. Mouth lesions are painful. VL10,000,,000. Hep c tx recommeded. Feeling very depressed. Thanks. Does lichen plants impact insurance decision to pay for Harvoni?

Severe anemia due to supra therapeutic INR. Sounds like he says, she will get active plex?

Posted 5 May 2016 by Stepharooo 0 answers

She will be getting aggressive resuscitation and blood transfusion. Can't find anything that sounds like "active plex"

Hepatitis C - Have just been qualified to receive harvoni. Little edgy about it. Some reviews are?

Posted 15 Dec 2015 by Joey1949 9 answers

... scary. Have lived with this for 42 years due to blood transfusion. Sometime I wonder about my age to try this am 66

How long to live with Cirrhosis of the liver?

Posted 11 Jun 2015 by guzmafra 2 answers

My dad was diagnosed with Cirrhosis of the liver May of 2015. he went in because an artery ruptured and needed 8 blood transfusions! During surgery he did flat line! He was released a week later! they said he is going to need a liver transplant but will not consider him because he was an alcoholic. ...

Description of blood transfusion alternatives?

Posted 12 Jan 2016 by 1emeraldpearl 1 answer

All that contains blood/

I am anemic, and had a blood transfusion, my Doctor put me on iron twice a day. I was told that the?

Posted 6 Aug 2015 by Connie Denise Bill 1 answer

Iron does no good if not taken with Vit C. Is that True?

Got depo shot to stop bleeding how long does this take?

Posted 23 Jul 2014 by lamesared7882 1 answer

I am in menopause. I have had a 4 week period once a year for 4 years. before that I would bleed for months resulting in blood transfusions. I recently went to the ER..4 days ago and they gave me a shot of depo. I am still bleeding very badly. in fact it doesn't seem to have gotten any better. ...

Had gastric bypass in 2002. I did have an issue with a reoccurring peptic ulcer 4x?

Posted 9 Jan 2015 by mypeepeye24 1 answer

Each time I needed a blood transfusion and on top of that I am anemic. I know we are told no aspirin and no anti-inflammatory, but I was also told by another dr. ( not a gastric dr) that after 10yrs out we Can have anti-inflammatory... Does anyone know any diff? I am jus worried because of my past ...

Sertraline - why do I av 2 take sertaline?

Posted 23 Aug 2014 by godspeed9 2 answers

I am 37 and a bit paranoid. I have had 2.5 blood transfusions in the last 3 years and would like to know why my doctor gives them me and reason why?

Should My Dad(76) Take Sovaldi To Cure Hep C?

Posted 18 Mar 2014 by Foxchik1 2 answers

My Dad (76) Just Recently Found Out That he Has The Hepatitis C Virus. He Had Gotten a Blood Transfusion 42 Years Ago From a Major Operation Which He Was Given 27 Pints Of Blood. According To His Family Doctor It Has Been Dormant For All Of These Years. Is That Even Possible?? But My Main Question ...

I would like to know the best treatment for esophageal bleeding varices. thank you?

Posted 11 Mar 2014 by margie52 2 answers

I got out of the hospital recently. I had blood transfusion twice in two weeks. my dr. gave me three options,band ligation ,sclerotherapy .I will appreciate your help. varices are very large,

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