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Anyone has a child diagnosed with dysphagia?

Posted 15 May 2017 by Kangaroo8854 0 answers

Anyone has a child diagnosed with dyphagia but they are currently unable yo find a casue as it is a normally developing child and MRI, EmG and bloods are all normal. ENT is being looked at, at the moment but consultant says large tonsil are highly unlikely to be the cause. My child just hates the ...

Does sucralfate come in a liquid?

Posted 1 Jun 2013 by PennieD1961 2 answers

My 78-year-old mother has to take sucralfate but has difficulty swallowing the pills. Does it come in a liquid form?

Can doxycycline stay in food overnight in the fridge?

Posted 21 Mar 2017 by Jayl100787 0 answers

Hi, I recently got diagnosed with chlamydia so the doctor has given me 7 days worth of doxycycline total 14 tablets. I have difficulty swallowing pills so I've decided to mix it into my food I bring to work. Will doxycycline survive a day in a tomato based soup or jam for a day? Will it be ...

Liquid form for diltiazem?

Posted 3 Mar 2017 by WPMom77 0 answers

I have dysphagia. It is difficult for me to swallow capsules. It is a extended release medication, therefore I don't think it should be opened as it will nullify the extended release function .

I'm feeling sharp pain when opening my mouth and difficulty swallowing food?

Posted 18 Jan 2017 by koys 1 answer

I'm feeling sharp pain in my right ear when opening my mouth and difficulty swallowing food also.

Sore Ear and Throat?

Posted 11 Jan 2015 by earachecentral 1 answer

I've had a sore throat (not scratchy) for over a week and a sore right ear with difficulty swallowing. My doctor prescribed a z-pack and amoxicillian as if it were strep throat. I've been taking both for two days with no relief. I have no fever, but have congestion and cough. I'm ...

Does anyone have any experience of progesterone cream causing bowel problems and abdominal pain?

Posted 15 Jan 2017 by Roz1485 0 answers

I 'm post-menopausal but have been using a progesterone cream (2 applications of 20mg at a time) to prevent night sweats for the past 5 - 6 years. I have since developed upper digestive tract problems which include heartburn and dysphagia for which I take Ranitidine. I also have bowel problems ...

Administer docusate 100mg or fish oil capsule?

Posted 4 Jan 2017 by yohanna2004 0 answers

What is the best way to administer medication like docusat 100mg, or fish oil capsule for elderly person wit Dysphagia? We crush other medications. Thanks.

Can't swallow Flomax and can't find alternative... Please Help!?

Posted 28 Sep 2016 by ewkltc 0 answers

Is there really no form of Flomax that can be crushed or sprinkled? My husband has dysphagia (difficulty swallowing) and there don't seem to be FDA approved formulations that he can swallow. Am I missing something? What does everybody else do?

NSC lung cancer. On Xalkori for 5 1/2 weeks now. Breathing worse in last week and lung pains in?

Posted 10 Oct 2016 by dedehans 0 answers

... both lungs. Normal? Lower left lung lobe removed in late July. I am 74 female. Take 200mg Xalkori 2x day. Constipated... no other side effects.

Rhinocort Aqua - Starting having a really bad reaction to this on the second dose. I have what feels

Posted 13 Jul 2016 by jmcagg 0 answers

... like a full blown cold, itching in the back of my throat and roof of my mouth. My eyes are red, itch and tearing. I have Difficulty swallowing and the inside of my nose is bright red and raw and stiff. My nose will not stop running and I cannot breathe through my nose. I'm hoping someone ...

I began taking Pradaxa about 5 days ago due to a DVT and PE issue. I have been experiencing?

Posted 24 Apr 2016 by jbd1960 0 answers

... difficulty swallowing food and it has of course affected my appetite. Feels like food doesn't pass through my esophagus very well. Has anyone experienced this? and is there anything I can do to minimize this problem? Thx

Anyone with difficulty swallowing?

Posted 9 Apr 2016 by NNN 0 answers

I HAVE HAD fibro for 20 plus yrs. Am chocking on food and liquids, then coughing very hard. This is new to me. After a barium swallow, iwas told my esophagus muscle is not contracting . Any thoughts???

Saphris - I experience a burning sensation under my tongue and difficulty swallowing when I take?

Posted 18 Sep 2015 by sylviasmithcain 1 answer

Saphris. Should I report this to my my doctor?

I have a dry nose with clear mucus, and I feel a lump sensation on the right side of my throat?

Posted 21 Nov 2014 by Katzgoboom 3 answers

Occasionally it feels like there is a hair in my mouth. I did go to the doctor, and she said my throat didn't look swollen. But it has been dry. I have had anxiety lately, but I think it might of been triggered by a very raw and dry nose, and it just spooked me. It feels dry, with occasional ...

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