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Related terms: Ankle Swelling, Dropsy, Edema of Extremities, Water Retention


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Can xarelto cause abdominal bloating and fluid retention?

Posted 9 Jul 2013 by karleen63 11 answers

I have been taking Xarelto for 4 months

How long does it take the fluid retention to subside after finishing prednisone?

Posted 9 Jul 2012 by majonek 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.

Does suboxone cause weight gain? I detoxed from hydrocodone and went on suboxone in April of 2009,?

Posted 21 Aug 2009 by Baron's Mom 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, ...

Lasix is causing cramps in arches of my feet... what should I do?

Posted 15 Nov 2009 by sweetsonggirl 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 ...

Lamictal - has anyone had more headaches and fluid retention in legs and ankles and weight gain ?

Posted 4 Aug 2012 by Rhonda62 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 ...

What causes water retention and not able to urinate causing swelling?

Posted 1 Jan 2015 by Celeste parsons 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

Gabapentin - Since taking this drug my lower extremities are swollen. Will this go away?

Posted 4 Mar 2018 by Mrmrmoe 2 answers

I have been taking it for one week.

What can I take (as of now) to reduce fluid retention from Prednisone?

Posted 14 Aug 2016 by LeiahV93 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 ...

Does gabapentin causes fluid retention?

Posted 30 Mar 2017 by alcon1502 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

Fluid Retention - I would like to know exactly how furosemide works? I have been taking it for...

Posted 19 Oct 2017 by Pat H 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 ...

Pregabalin. I am taking 75 mg. Does it cause water retention?

Posted 22 Sep 2018 by Pamuam 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?

What is Pedal Edema?

Posted 22 Aug 2009 by dumbell 1 answer

I have swelling in feet, legs & ankles which is edema. Is that the same as pedal edema?

Fluid Retention - tummy is full of fluid - gained 4,5 kg after furosemide, why and what to do?

Posted 8 Sep 2012 by krasny 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?

Retention of water on feet and legs?

Posted 14 Mar 2013 by nadinerusso 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?

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