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Omeprazole - How long does it take for 20 mgs taken twice a day to leave you system?

Posted 20 Apr 2016 by antisal 2 answers

I was taking 20 mgs for a month then doc suggested to double the med because I was still getting stomach pains. Gastro doc suggested I double the dose..taken 12 hours apart. I was slammed with all the major side effects. :( I have stopped all the med, but need to know how long it will take to clear ...

Ranitidine - How long do I have to take Zantac 150 before it starts helping?

Posted 12 Jul 2017 by Palms1124 2 answers

I have been on Zantac 150 4x a day a week today. I have stomach ache, acid mouth and feels like I have a golf ball in my throat. Gastro said to take for 2 weeks but after a week it is not helping at all.

Amitriptyline - Amitrptyline for Nausea?

Posted 22 Apr 2016 by kel0277 7 answers

I have been suffering with Nausea constantly for 5 months now I have seen the gastro doctor had ultra sound scan, lots of blood tests, and a gastroscopy all have come back clear which is great but does not help my nausea I have lost weight, appetite goes, I have now been prescribed 10mg of ...

Has anyone had a gastric pacemaker for gastroparesis?

Posted 25 Feb 2013 by Tee6759 5 answers

I had one implanted in November, 2011. My stomach had completely quit working. Im curious to know if anyone else has had this procedure. How has it impacted your medication actions? How has it acted with the food you eat? I heard that this condition usually affects diabetics. I would love to hear ...

Any one of you have constipation issues while in Lexapro 10 mg?

Posted 27 Mar 2017 by School bus driver 1 answer

I have what my gastro call lazy colon. I have been feeling good with Lexapro but I am not going...

What's the Difference Between Diverticulitis, Diverticulosis & Diverticula?

Posted 14 Nov 2013 by Thor283 7 answers

I recently went for a colonoscopy, and an upper endoscopy. My PCP panicked, and I went to a different gastro Doc than I usually do. I've been going for these for about 36 years and they always find a small polyp and remove it. I also have IBS and in me it takes the form of spasms of diarrhea. ...

When does Suprep NOT work?

Posted 20 Aug 2014 by unhappily 2 answers

i am a 52 yo female, having my first colonoscopy. i have had problems with constipation and i also have gastro paresis. According to gastro dr, this is normal. Anyways, i just did round one of the prep about 1.5 hrs ago, and nothing. i have been on milk of magnesia(3tblsp) for the last week.and it ...

Zofran - how long does it takr got zogtan to leave your system I a, haveing bad side affects?

Posted 29 Sep 2015 by mrscrisos 4 answers

Heart rate sweats chills cant sleep shakeing throwing up mucus in diarea

Nausea/Vomiting - I am so sick every morning with horrible nausea that sometimes lasts all day,?

Posted 20 Dec 2015 by sandracole 3 answers

... taking zofran, dramamine, promethazine bothers me, I have had egd's and other tests, tried other meds and other drs. I do not vomit just severely nauseaus, had this about 5 years, I dont know what to do, glad to see a support group that I can join, this really depresses me and I feel like ...

Mixing Antibiotics?

Posted 10 Jan 2011 by IceyPink1 2 answers

My cat's dr insists that if a patient has two antibiotics at the same time, it will cancel out the effectiveness of the cure. I have had many trying patients over the last year that got no relief from one drug or the other. I now have a cat with mild lameness in the rear and what looks like ...

Hi there. I am in the UK and I have been prescribed Cymbalta which is also duloxetine 60mg /gr....

Posted 23 May 2017 5 answers

... [hard gastro resistant] capsules. Prescribed for major depression & anxiety. I am due to start asap and I would love to hear any advice anyone could give on starting them . I guess I am nervous of taking them due to a very horrific ordeal from venaflaxine. I stupidly spent many hours ...

Seems like Zofran is making my 2 year old more nautious?

Posted 2 Feb 2011 by Laura Neyer 5 answers

My 2 year old was vomitting for 3 days. We took him to the ER and they gave him an IV to help control dehydration. They sent us home with Zofran tablets and instructed us to dissolve 1/2 tablet under his tongue every 8 hours. Within 10 min of giving him this, he throws up... every time. Any ...

Gastroparesis and taking my meds, a delay in meds working?

Posted 26 Jan 2013 by Tee6759 2 answers

Ever since I was diagnosed in '07/2011, it seems to me that it takes much longer for my meds to take affect. I have a pacemaker implanted to make my stomach work. I'm wondering if anyone else has experienced this type of situation. I can take my tramadol and it takes up to 4 hours to get ...

I started taking Amitiza today 8mcg (lowest dose) feeling terrible nauseated right now!?

Posted 16 Aug 2018 by Ros 2 2 answers

Don't know if the nausea is from that Drug or my Fibro pain. Have 0 appetite & have to force myself to eat. Saw my Gastro doctor & he put on Amititza, I don't know why... my stomach is so upset and I have a lot of Gas. I'm not constipated & go to the bathroom quite a lot ...

How do I know what diagnosis I have is right?

Posted 24 Sep 2013 by pauline512 4 answers

IBS, GERD, Gastric Reflux, infectious gastroenteritis..So these are the diagnosis I have gotten over the years by several doctors. How can we zoom in on the right one (s)? I take prilosec it works good on the acid but sometimes I will have to take something extra ie; Tums or Zantec I dont know what ...

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