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Posted 18 Oct 2010 by • 11 answers
Heart Disease - I have had, on two separate occasions, very high coumadin levels, and it manifested... itself as confusion, slurred speech and eventually passing out. Is this a common side-effect of high PT/INR (over 6) or am I drawing conclusions that are not really there?
Posted 19 Apr 2014 by • 5 answers
Have CRPS and have taken many meds over eth years - since on tramadol I ahve had heart flutters that now lead to racing heart, missing beats and it goes on for hours. I have no energy, feel faint and am totally exhausted doing nothing. Dr's say its a benign PVC - I did NOT have this before the ...
Posted 12 Sep 2010 by • 3 answers
Hi, I am a 34 yr male, every time I've taken Viagra, it has caused a good amount of heart burn... Initially I didnt realise it but it lead to acid reflux, due to which I had recurrent episodes of severe sore throat. This was caused due to the burns the acid caused in the throat due to the ...
Posted 23 Apr 2010 by • 7 answers
... the skin on my arms, ugly blood spots. When I had a stent put in 8 years ago there was another blockage 60%. Last year when I had my last heart test they found that this blockage was completely gone and the Dr. said that he did not know why. Now I am afraid to stop taking Plavix because I ...
Posted 26 Aug 2016 by • 2 answers
I have recently been having some pain that I thought was to do with my heart, but I have felt around my chest area and on the left side I have found a small lump but it feels like it should be apart of my bone, it feels very hard. I get sharp pains around my heart/left lung area at least once a ...
Posted 6 Aug 2017 by • 5 answers
All meds damage one organ or another (kidney, heart, etc). I know harvoni crystalizes in your kidneys but how bad does it leave your kidneys or any other organs?
Posted 22 Aug 2017 by • 1 answer
Hi, I'm a 18 year old girl, with no medical history whatsoever (except the fact that i was born 1 month too early, but that never had any effect on my life). I'm 5' 6'' and around 140 lbs I've noticed lately that i often experience a sort of dull (?) pain in the ...
Posted 20 Aug 2017 by • 0 answers
arrhythmia. Cardioversion corrected the irregular heartbeat (not ventricular a-fib) but I've had a hard time taking this drug intended to keep the heartbeat normal. There has been increased blood pressure readings, much fatigue, shortness of breath, some dizziness and headaches after modest ...
Posted 14 Nov 2015 by • 5 answers
Am meds: PLAVIX, Coreg cr, ,Clopidogrel, Venlafaxine. Pm meds: Simvastatin, Aspirin, Had a HA blockage in LAD in 2009. Ended up with 6 stents in LAD after a Vaso-vagal event
Posted 21 Jun 2017 by • 0 answers
Yesterday I had a TEE done dr told me I have a hole in the heart. I was cleared for weight loss surgery. I asked the nurse what he said she said you have a hole and aneurysm in my heart. Now I am worried.
Posted 29 Apr 2017 by • 0 answers
We seem to have a relative who is wife/caregiver for a dementia patient who, for the 3rd time we know of, has gone to the doctor to get more medications because patient gets agitated. We notice he gets agitated when she is hurrying him, or yelling at him. Among a total of 7 pills daily (heart and ...
Posted 10 Feb 2017 by • 0 answers
I also have had open heart , triple bypass surgery.
Posted 16 Dec 2016 by • 2 answers
My husband has three stents in his heart. His recent Echocardiogram was negative. His doctor put him on Imdur because my husband complained about feeling winded easily. Sometimes he has trouble catching his breath. He never had chest pains when he had his first heart attack three years ago and got ...
Posted 18 Nov 2016 by • 1 answer
I cannot take other hearts meds because they give me a really bad headache. I stated taking diltiazem 5 days ago. I have had a headache for two days that will not go away.
Posted 14 Oct 2016 by • 1 answer
I've recently completed tests of my heart, lungs and blood. All were normal. However I continue to have severe shortness of breath with activity. Sitting or lying down I have no problem, but when walking, getting dressed or other activity I have shortness of breath and feel weak. I have been ...