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What can we try instead of Reglan to treat Gastroparesis?

Posted 21 Sep 2010 by jac9612 12 answers

My mother has taken Reglan for years, but has now come off the drug because of a diagnosis of tardive dyskinesia. Her symptoms are very bad to the point where we thought she had parkinson's disease. She is diabetic, has GERD and also Gastroparesis and the Reglan did help in digestion. Now we ...

I’m on a new drug Austedo. Has anyone tried this new drug? If so is it helping?

Posted 24 Jul 2018 by Kathkoe 2 answers

I have had TDS now for 4 years - got it from Reglan. I get Botox every 3 months and have been on a new drug called Austedo for 6 weeks. Has anyone else tried Austedo and have you had any improvement? Would love to hear from you.

Doxycycline improve chronic GI problems?

Posted 10 May 2018 by Annieconway5 0 answers

I have a long complicated history of chronic GI problems including but not limited to GERD, severe nausea, gastroparesis, mild inflammation and more. I have been put on doxy numerous times and it ends up ultimately improving my symptoms. Theost recent time i was put on it for an unrelated infection ...

I read in an old book that hops helps with emptying the stomach. I have gastroparesis. Anyone know..

Posted 25 Apr 2018 by AlleyCat222 0 answers

... if it’s true? My stomach muscles hardly work at all and food gets stuck in my stomach for days. It kills my appetite and gives me nausea. Was wondering if a hops supplement would be worth a try. I have found lots of herbal remedies helpful that my doctors have no knowledge of.

Ondansetron - Gastroparesis problem - question on dosage of Zofran?

Posted 15 Jan 2018 by djumonville 1 answer

My gastroparesis started acting up and my Doctor sent me 4mg of Zofran. It didn’t work and gave me a headache. Can I increase the dosage to 8mg safely and will taking Tylenol or Ibuprofen help with the headaches.

Gastroparesis - have severe constipation, then rock-hard pebble-sized poop with mucus.

Posted 22 Mar 2018 by Jeanie Steadman 0 answers

Constant vomiting, smells like chum (dead shrimp), looks like pieces of raw liver with yellow bile in the discharge. does anyone else have these symptoms? what should i do?

Gastroparesis - Please can someone explain the feeling or help me to understand what my son is going

Posted 18 Feb 2018 by Mom86 2 answers

... through... he is always saying he is feeling uncomfortable and nauseated... sometimes i feel he is milking the sickness cus he gets to love around on his tablet or phone rather than trying to get out and do anything or trying to get homework comeplete... he is 2 months of work behind his class ...

How many scripts and vitatmins can be taken together at one time safely if you have gastroparesis?

Posted 16 Mar 2018 by Chasdambro 0 answers

I have recently been discharged and my discharge instructions have no advice or instructions on how to take my many scripts and vitamins. I am suffering from gastroparesis and sometimes it takes 12hrs for food to pass through my system. Do you have an opinion on this?

Intravenous Electrolyte Solution - On TPN over 45 days. I was off one day due to having to go to...

Posted 12 Feb 2018 by TPN not working 1 answer

... hospital because I was hydrated. Which I was told isn't possible. Also, tonight throwing up, 2/11/2018. Something isn't right

Gastroparesis - I have had gasriop. For 2 years. I think that the medical community is missing a?

Posted 21 Jan 2018 by Debi1468 0 answers

... great deal of the gravity of this disease and other symptoms I was wondering if others get a morning “fog”. Or have other problems with their tongue or throat?

I was on Reglan for 2 weeks and have extremely bad joint pain in my shoulders and knees and can?

Posted 13 Nov 2017 by Jmarch16 3 answers

Barely function. I can't lift my shoulders, and can barely walk. I feel it is spreading to other joints and even muscles... I'm only 30 years old. I have since stopped the Reglan, but the pain has not stopped. Had anyone else experience this or only recommend what to do or what it could ...

Can I see others stories on Trulance?

Posted 5 Oct 2017 by Nudgy 2 answers

I was just prescribed 3mg Trulance for chronic constipation & gastroparesis. I'm afraid to even try it. Pls comment on any experiences.

My grand daughter is having a temporary stimulator inserted for gastroparesis, they wanted her to e?

Posted 25 Nov 2017 by Mikeycottle 0 answers

My grand-daughter is having a temporary stimulator installed for gastroparisis. It will be left in for 6 days to determine if will work. They wanted her to stay near by for the 6 days , it is a 4 hour drive to the clinic. Because of work problems her mother can not stay . How important for her to ...

How can I eat again after a maj. gastroparesis flare?

Posted 2 Sep 2017 by mwjwriter 2 answers

I have fastroparesis, and after a major flare I've had no appetite and can't eat. I've lived on Ensure and ice cream milkshakes and protein milkshakes for the last month. The thought of eating makes me sick. I don't know what to do. Plus my stomach hurts non-stop. I was in the ...

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