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Pred Forte - has anyone heard of these eye drops making you feel sick?

Posted 27 Jul 2011 16 answers

I began taking Pred Forte 3 days before each of my cataract surgeries, one was on July 5, the other on July 12. It seems like since that time I have not felt well... and just prone to 'feeling sick'... weak, more probs with bowels. I told the opthamoligist surgeon this but he just sort of ...

For cataract surgery what is used for sedation during the operation?

Posted 26 Aug 2012 2 answers

is ativan used intermuscular

Hi - I have steroid induced cataracts. Have been on some dose of Prednisone for over 20 yrs. This?

Posted 18 Oct 2013 2 answers

is definitely one of the long term side effects of steroid use. I am facing surgery in the very near future. While my medical problems are a list long, this is one that really scares me. I have heard good things about this type of surgery, but, I am very sensitive about my eyes. It would be ...

Can I have cataract surgery while taking Prednisone, 5mg long term?

Posted 31 Jan 2014 2 answers

1 !/2 years.

Does polymyalgia rheumatica recur?

Posted 22 Apr 2015 3 answers

Does polymyalgia rheumatica recur? I had it 5 years ago and endured many months of misery. Also got a cataract from the steroids. Now my upper arm muscles are getting sore again. Same time of year, same location (southern Arizona).

Is a uric acid level of 8.9 common with gout ?

Posted 17 Aug 2011 1 answer

My Dr. has put me on colcrys 0.6 mg twice a day. I had my left foot swollen all the time but also have neuropathy in both legs. Then I had a cataract removed on Aug 1st. The night before the surgery my left foot swelled up 3 times the size. By 1 AM I woke up in major pain and never went back to ...

Can Durezol eye drops make you sick?

Posted 11 Apr 2013 3 answers

My mother had cataract surgery and is taking Durezol eye drops. She has had a sick stomach ever since.

Prednisone & dental problems & gestation for cataract development after stopping prednisone?

Posted 18 Feb 2012 3 answers

The doctors thought I probably had polymyalgia rheumatica & put me on 40mg daily for 3 months then weaned to 20 mg daily for another 4 months, then weaned to 10 mg & 5mg on alternate days for another 4 months. Immediate results: double pneumonia (after the 1st 6 months), severe ...

Asked to stop taking Avodart 2 weeks prior to cataract operation?

Posted 7 days ago 0 answers

The pupils get smaller if you take Avodart because the drug affects the iris muscles. This complicates the cataract procedure. The eye Dr asked if I could stop taking the drug for 2 weeks prior to the cataract surgery for my right eye. This will be followed with cataract surgery on the other eye so ...

Femara - could this cause back pain,severe joint pain and have just been diagnosed with cataracts?

Posted 27 Jul 2011 2 answers

My family doctor put me on wellbutrin and took me off effexor right before i started femara.My cancer doctor said it was the wellbutrin causing the side effects.I had been on tomaxifin but was taken off because of blood clots.

I was using durezol after cataract removal. can I now use prednisolone ac?

Posted 11 Nov 2011 1 answer

I lost my durezol - but I have prednisolone - I have missed two days worth of drops.

Ocular Side Effects of Desonide ointment for treating roseace on eyelids?

Posted 23 Oct 2013 1 answer

This spring I saw dermatologist about rosceacea on my eyelids. I was prescribed Desonide clear ointment. She did say it can cause cataracts in some people be careful. Well, unfortunately it did get in my eyes on several occasions. I did feel a pressure on my eyes. So I quite using it. In May of ...

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