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What is best treatment for bed sores?

Posted 13 Jan 2013 by kemble77 5 answers

man had refused to allow caregivers to move him when allowed two and a half days later man has bed sores what now is best treatment man weighs 270 pounds?

Can you get pregnant after being on birth control and taking morning after pill?

Posted 10 Jan 2013 by Olivia1512 2 answers

I was taking Microgestin Fe1/20 for one straight month never missing a pill and taking it at the same time every day. My healthcare provider switched me to Microgestin Fe 1.5/30 due to the fact I bled for a whole month. Eight days into my new pack of pills my boyfriend and I had unprotected sex and ...

I worked in the Health Care system for years and washed my hands so often that?

Posted 14 Dec 2013 by smileyhappy 10 answers

in the winter time even when I put hand cream after I wash my hands I get cracks on my thumbs and fingers and of course it hurts. Any Idea what I can moisturise with that stays on the hands because I still wash my hands often anyhow. Thanks everyone! Smileyhappy :)

Why does ibuprofen use not have more warning info issued by healthcare?

Posted 12 Aug 2012 by 62tonyfp 6 answers

I see ibuprofen as a dangerous drug for some like me. After using ibuprofen for several weeks to relieve pain/inflamation, it became known to me that ibuprofen use was the cause of the pain and causing severe acid reflux issues. After a little research, I learned ibuprofen use could cause severe ...

How do I change from taking Prozac to Brintellix? Not satisfied with health care provider schedule?

Posted 8 May 2015 by ProudtobeAARP 2 answers

Presently take 60 mg. Prozac daily. Switching to 10 mg. Brintellix daily. How do I wean off Prozac and start Brintellix? Info health care provider gave does not sound "right" to me.

I have taken sertraline 100 mg for 3 years. My pharmacy changed manufacturers to Accord Health Care?

Posted 14 Aug 2018 by CarolADoherty 2 answers

The new manufacturers sertraline doesn’t seem to be effective. My depression is becoming worse weekly. It says 100 mg but seems it must be weaker. I take 3 - 100mg per day. I keep becoming more tired, lethargic and cry daily

Is it OK to use Biotene gel and mouth rinse continuously throughout day?

Posted 6 days ago by Amjm2117 0 answers

I am health care worker for 95yr old woman that uses both products daily and keeps near her bedside and chair. Uses between 8-12 times and believes that only relief to her dry mouth and saliva issues. I have noticed drooling while sleeping, horseness with speech, rash spots on forearms. Can the 2 ...

Has anyone had sarapin injections? If so, was it successful in treating your pain?

Posted 2 Dec 2011 by bloxham 2 answers

I have found a new doctor that insists on me being involved in my healthcare which I both approve and respect. I have not had the injections..yet. he has me looking up sarapin vs. Cortisone. What, if any, relief has there been from sarapin?

The generic drug name for amoxicillin?

Posted 20 Dec 2011 by nique35 1 answer

the drug similiar to amoxicillin that is used in healthcare facilities

My doctor has prescribed Ondansetron for the nausea caused by gallstones. My healthcare provider now

Posted 23 Feb 2012 by thomasssmith 3 answers

... refuses to pay for it. Is there a similar drug I can get, preferably over the counter? I'm told that the provider will not pay for anything the doctor at my clinic prescribes.

Tuberculosis - Latent - Has anyone w. Latent TB tried getting a job in healthcare post treatment?

Posted 1 Jul 2014 by allsmiles123 1 answer

... Jobs require a TB test and when I present them with my doctors letter saying I'm ok to work around others, they seem to not call me back and or say they don't have any current clients for me to work with. What is so ironic is that I think I got the Latent TB from a former client with ...

What are the effects of crushing sinemet ER tablets?

Posted 2 Dec 2014 by help4mymom 1 answer

The healthcare facility that my mother resides in has recently started crushing all of her pills together in the morning. This includes 2 time-release pills - sinemet and Tylenol 650 mg. I am concerned about her being overdosed or at the very least, losing the benefits of the ER. Please advise.

New to pain meds and Lidoderm patches, any help?

Posted 10 Jan 2011 by BionicMike 2 answers

I have about 10 illnesses and conditions listed on my healthcare website let alone the diagnoses that haven't been posted by my providers because they won't affect my treatment plans. Anyway, I have so much to catch up on, I haven't been able to find out about hardly any of it. I ...

Drug Test - Has anyone knowingly been tested for Suboxone at worK? They are now testing for it in?

Posted 18 Apr 2011 by Nik.Nikita 2 answers

They are now testing for it in the nursing and healthcare career field. A statement was posted in the Nurses monthly newspaper in S.C. it said that anybody taking Suboxone would not be allowed to work until they were completely clean of this drug!!! So now we know!! They are looking for it. ...

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