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Related terms: Ankle Swelling, Dropsy, Edema of Extremities, Water Retention
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Posted 18 Apr 2014 by • 2 answers
Posted 9 Jul 2013 by • 11 answers
I have been taking Xarelto for 4 months
Posted 9 Jul 2012 by • 1 answer
I have been on a 3 week weaning dose of prednisone. I swear I've had a 10 lb weight gain, mostly fluid. Please help.
Posted 21 Aug 2009 by • 8 answers
... and since I have been on suboxone I have gained 45lbs quickly. The weight gain first presented itself as fluid retention with severe peripheral edema. I started going to specialists to figure it out and I have not had any luck yet, I have been to a nephrologist, rheumatologist, neurologist, ...
Posted 15 Nov 2009 by • 5 answers
I have been taking Lasix for the last couple of months to combat the swelling in my feet and legs that other medications have caused. I take the corresponding amounts of potassium supplements needed to counter act a potassium deficiency, which water pills can cause. At 40mg a day I don't seem ...
Posted 4 Aug 2012 by • 10 answers
I started Lamictal about 8 weeks ago and have gained 16 lbs. also my headaches have increased. I was put on it for seizures and headaches and I asked the Neurologist 2 days ago can it make you gain weight, his answer was short and he got aggitated NO. I beg to differ. My ankles and legs are so ...
Posted 1 Jan 2015 by • 1 answer
I wondered if this affected the kidneys somehow as I try to drink a lot of fluids when on prednisone but don't have the urge to urinate and my legs triple in size until the skin is breaking
Posted 4 Mar 2018 by • 2 answers
I have been taking it for one week.
Posted 14 Aug 2016 by • 1 answer
I have been and still am on Prednisone. My doctor had me take 100mg for 2 weeks and 50mg for 1 week and are weaning me off in 3 week doses. 40mg for 3 weeks, 30, 20, 10, 5 all for 3 weeks until I'm finished with the pills. I am starting 20mg on 8-15-16. I have gained 25lbs since 6-20-16. What ...
Posted 30 Mar 2017 by • 2 answers
I am currently at 900 mg 3 times a day. I dont eat to much and gaining weight even though I'm running 3-4 times weekly
Posted 19 Oct 2017 by • 1 answer
... almost 70 years now and of course now it is now as effective. One thing I have found is that if you raise your feet the swelling in your ankles does not go away, it moves into your thighs and rear end. Now if you lay flat and raise your feet, it also can move into your chest cavity. It moves to ...
Posted 22 Sep 2018 by • 3 answers
My stomach and abdomen are very bloated. So far it has not helped my nerve pain, insomnia and anxiety. I have only been taking it for 2 weeks. Will the bloating go away?
Posted 22 Aug 2009 by • 1 answer
I have swelling in feet, legs & ankles which is edema. Is that the same as pedal edema?
Posted 8 Sep 2012 by • 4 answers
... been on ferosimide a few months in order to minimize ankle swelling. after a month without freosimide my tummy got swollen and i gained weight any idea why and what to do?
Posted 14 Mar 2013 by • 3 answers
My husband is on the following drugs. Methocarbamol 500 mg 2x tramadol 50 mg 3x claritin metformin 1x metopropol omaprazole pancelipase 2x do any if these or a combination help retain water in feet and lower legs?