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What kind of specialist to see for weeping leg edema and cellulitis?

Posted 9 Sep 2013 by marymack1938 3 answers

My cousin has weeping leg edema, very painful, and his internist diagnosed it as cellulitis - He is 79 yrs old with emphysema - and not improving on an antibiotic - Is there a specialist he can see for this condition

Why is Spironolactone not listed as an Anti-Androgen?

Posted 20 Jul 2013 by PrincessKira 3 answers

I've heard about this drug before and didn't realize until recently that it was the same as the drug most Transgendered individuals call simply "spiro." The feminizing effects of this drug are not listed here. As a MTF Transgenderist individual my self; that's how I ...

Can atenolol cause edema.?

Posted 5 Nov 2016 by Dave Cox 0 answers

I have suddenly acquired edema in my feet and legs, could it be due to one of the medicines I take?

Posted 20 Oct 2016 by Silverwings 0 answers

In particular Amlodipine Besylate 5 mg. It seems like I started taking this about the same time the problem occured. Any help is appreciated since my legs look like elephant legs, almost.I do not know what could have caused this all of a sudden. The DR. checked my heart and my kidneys and both are ...

Pregnancy - 38 weeks pregnant with severe edema (swelling) in feet and legs and ankles?

Posted 4 Jul 2012 by fairy2u27 1 answer

Does anyone have any remedies that really work? (besides elevating feet and avoiding salt and staying hydrated..) I have been really ill with upper respritory type illness for over week and a half now, so me lying down and elevating (or even sitting and elevating) feet just isn't a very long ...

How long does it take for edema to go away after taking triamterene-hctz?

Posted 21 Sep 2016 by mcdanieg 2 answers

To clarify, I've gotten off of all blood pressure meds with the triamterene-hctz being the last of them. Blood pressure is fine, but I now have edema in my hands, feet and ankles. How long will it take for the edema to go away?

Why would furosemide make me unable to urinate?

Posted 6 Oct 2016 by kevinmcd222 0 answers

after taking only 3 pills, I woke up the third morning -unable to pee for about 2&1/2 days?

I was diagnosed with a form of cellulitis, edema... I went to Patient First and all I was advised?

Posted 7 Aug 2016 by Mar mar 1 answer

I was diagnosed with a form of cellulitis, edema... I went to Patient First and all I was advised to do was change my diet, wear compression socks and keep off my feet... No medication was prescribed, does this sound right to you? The swell ifin my feet started last Sunday, but progressively ...

What about 12.5mg of hydrochlorothiazide? for slight hypertension?

Posted 28 May 2016 1 answer

My doctor prescribed it for hypertension, although I am barely in the hypertension category according to my blood pressure readings, which I take on a regular basis. With all that said, I am currently trying to take 12.5mg, instead of the 25mg prescription, and my blood pressure remains in the ...

Has anyone had new symptoms (arthritis, weight gain, edema) since starting Estradiol?

Posted 8 Jun 2016 by SallyFrog 0 answers

I started the lowest dose of Estradiol because I was having hot flashes and a few other small perimenopausal symptoms. I have been on the drug for about three months. I am not sure but I am thinking my new symptoms of weight gain, feet swelling and my hands hurting and my knees hurting (just like ...

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