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What can we try instead of Reglan to treat Gastroparesis?

Posted 21 Sep 2010 by jac9612 10 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 ...

Ondansetron - Gastroparesis problem - question on dosage of Zofran?

Posted 5 days ago 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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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

Posted 2 Sep 2017 by mwjwriter 1 answer

I have Gastroparesis, 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 ...

Gastroparesis - Hi, my husband was diagnosed with GP starting the beginning of this year. His?

Posted 22 Aug 2017 by GoawayGP 1 answer

... episodes (nausea and severe vomiting/dry heaving) lasts up to 7 to 10 days nonstop. Then he'll have relief for a few weeks and it starts all over again. I was wondering if this is the same with everyone else that has GP? Thanks

Needing your testimonials on the gastric pacemaker. I am considering this as an option to treat my..

Posted 28 Aug 2017 by kholm1218 0 answers

... GP. Are there any contraindications to this and what can I expect?

Discontinuation of Lyrica?

Posted 8 Jul 2017 by Stacy8167 2 answers

I have been taking Lyrica 150 mg twice dailty for neuropathy. I have been on it for at least 3 years now. I now have Gastroparesis. Under the care of my GI, he wants me to eliminate the Lyrica. Twice now I have tried to stop by eliminating my night dose. I did this both times for one week. But I ...

Gastroparesis - abdomen popping-GP or something else?

Posted 16 Nov 2012 by nikki98789 1 answer

i was diagnosed with gastroparesis a couple months ago. every couple time a week at least one a week i get this popping feeling in my stomach kinda where my intestines would be. its normally a little after lunch which for me is just one pediasure. would this popping feeling be gastroparesis related ...

Gastroparesis and constipation: what works?

Posted 18 Dec 2016 by BMhoarder 1 answer

I was diagnosed with severe gastroparesis, and also esophageal spasms, and chronic constipation. So, I haven't gone in several days, despite daily Lizness and Miralax. I am currently doing prep for colonoscopy. I already drink massive amounts of water, so not concerned about dehydration. So I ...

Trulicity - Gastroparesis - slowed emptying of stomach?

Posted 6 Dec 2016 by Poppymommy 1 answer

I took my first dose on Saturday December 3rd. Nothing too intolerable until last night and today. I feel as if every bite of food I've eaten is still in my stomach. I had a protein bar at 7 am and haven't eaten since. Haven't taken any of my other meds either (metformin, Januvia). ...

With gastroparesis I sometimes feel very weak and depleted. It is not a low blood sugar or a low?

Posted 2 Oct 2016 by AlexBBright 1 answer

... blood pressure although it feels very much like this. I do not know how to fix it

Polyethylene Glycol 3350 - I am taking Miralax for fecal loading & constipation. I am looking for?

Posted 26 May 2016 by PurpleButterfies 2 answers

... information on when to take this in correlation to my many other medications. I cant seem to find anything on how far a part to drink this before and after other meds. If someone has information regarding this and would be so kind as to share it with me I would appreciate it very much. I was ...

Has anyone on Effexor ever been diagnosed with gastroparises? My daughter has been on Effexor for?

Posted 28 Jul 2016 by shilohrose 1 answer

... years and was diagnosed with gastroparesis (disease where stomach will not digest food) a year and a half ago. The doctor said do not know what caused disease. No known cure

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