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Why do doctors combine Cipro and Flagel?

Posted 3 Jul 2012 by jzanton 3 answers

I meant Cipro. I was being treated for diverticulitis and both medications were prescribed each 500 mg twice a day. After 4-5 days I started to have a metalic taste in my mouth, sensitivity to odors (like car exhaust) and general listlessness. I went off the medication, diverticulits symptoms ...

Can I take melatonin with Flagyl?

Posted 29 Apr 2017 by Kathyp54 1 answer

I just started taking Flagyl for diverticulitis along with Cipro. I normally take melatonin at bed time along with tart cherry juice. Want to be sure there are no interactions.

My doctor prescribed Cipro and Flagyl For diverticulitis. Due to side effects, can I stop Cipro?

Posted 5 Mar 2017 by Kb326 1 answer

I have been taking both as prescribed for 5 days. I am having increased anxiety verging on panic attacks. Is it safe to discontinue the Cipro at this point? I have to return to work in 2 days and don't feel safe doing so with these side effects.

What is "hydration therapy"? Why do I need it prior to CT with contrast?

Posted 17 Mar 2017 by pinkprincess 0 answers

Long history of colon problems with constipation and infectious colitis. Bloodwork showed my creatinine levels high and GRF level low. Doctor suspects I may have diverticulitis or my recent bout with colitis indicates infection that's not been cleared up.

Just been recently diagnosed with diverticulitis and was wondering if I can drink alcohol since I am

Posted 15 Jan 2017 by trittiem 0 answers

... done with my meds. just curious. Have not had any alcohol in 2 weeks and im fine with not drinking but just wanting to know for future reference. Thank you in advance

Has anyone here experienced permanent damage from levaquin?

Posted 20 May 2016 14 answers

I had diverticulitis and my doctor gave me levaquin and flagyl. I've read some scary stories about levaquin, but I was so sick, I just took it and didn't think twice about it. Has anyone had an adverse delayed reaction to it?

Irritable Bowel Syndrome - Are there any long-term adverse side effects from taking Bentyl?

Posted 19 May 2016 5 answers

I just got diagnosed with diverticulitis. I got so much relief from the pain with Bentyl. But it makes me very drowsy, kind of like the drowsiness that comes with taking benadryl. Is this safe to take long-term without causing other health problems in the long run? I had never heard of Bentyl till ...

After having a hernia mesh implant is it possible to develop lymphoma?

Posted 10 Dec 2016 by Littlestinker1 1 answer

After my husband had surgery he had a hernia mesh implant and since then he has had a soma surgery for ( diverticulitis ) and so on now he has peripheral t-cell non-hopskin lymphoma .are there any connection between the two?

Should I take asprin or Tylenol while my diverticulitis is flaring up?

Posted 11 Jul 2016 by MistyDawn2423 1 answer

I have fever and pain related to diverticulitis. Should I take an NSAID or Tylenol?

Can I change antibiotics?

Posted 4 Dec 2016 by J Tewes 0 answers

I traveled from Chennai to Chile for a visit. I got a diverticulitis attack and went for treatment to an emergency clinic who did some tests and administered an antibiotic called Grifotriaxona (ACTIVE INGREDIENT: Ceftriaxone sodium). The doctor then gave me free samples of metronidazole 500mg 3x ...

Is there a diverticulitis support group in Hull?

Posted 30 Nov 2016 by Carol Lynch 0 answers

A friend has been told they have diverticulitis, and want to know if they are any support groups in Hull?

Lomotil - With with colitis and uncontrollable diarrhea?

Posted 28 Sep 2016 by Shaernurse 0 answers

I have been diagnosed with colitis and diverticulitis along with IBS-D. I have already missed almost four months straight. Under FMLA, also 4 to 5 days a month on intermittent FMLA I know stress plays a big part in mine. Wanted to ask has anyone gotten disability for this ? If so do you mind ...

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