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OTC Dosage Equivilant for Potassium CL 10 mEq ER?

Posted 23 Apr 2013 by MsKharma 9 answers

My husband has been prescribed Potassium CL 10 mEq ER, 1 Tab 2X Day because he has also been prescribed Furosemide (aka Lasik) 40 mg, 1 Tab 2X Day for Congestive Heart Failure. My question is if he where to take an OTC Potassium Gluconate 595mg, 2 Tabs 2X Day (4 Tabs Total Daily) is he getting ...

Is Lisinopril a Beta Blocker or ACE Inhibitor?

Posted 27 Mar 2014 by aquanaut 3 answers

and what is a beta blocker anyway?

How is Atenolol superior to Metoprolol?

Posted 2 Aug 2011 by keersengai 1 answer

Why is Spironolactone not listed as an Anti-Androgen?

Posted 20 Jul 2013 by PrincessKira 4 answers

I've heard about this drug before and didn't realize until recently that it was the same as the drug most Transgendered individuals call simply "spiro." The feminizing effects of this drug are not listed here. As a MTF Transgenderist individual my self; that's how I ...

Isosorbide Mononitrate - what is the difference between isosorbide monnitrate & isosorbide dintrate?

Posted 7 Aug 2010 by shalenzi 2 answers

can be interchangable? & 5 mg SL equal to 5mg tablet sr

Is it safe to use Furosimide in conjunction with Spironolactone?

Posted 7 Oct 2009 by R. T. McMunn 4 answers

I have been diagnosed with congestive heart failure. Thism of course causes retention of fluids in my body when I ingest excessive sodium. My cardiologist originally prescribed Lasix and furosemide for control of this problem. In the meantime, as the V.A. is accustomed to often doing, their ...

Metoprolol tartrate plus metoprolol succinate - is it okay to take both?

Posted 3 days ago by mdef 1 answer

Is it okay to take metoprolol tartrate 25mg twice a day plus take metropol succinate 12 1/2mg once a day?

What is the heart problem that can develop while prescribed Methadone?

Posted 30 Jan 2011 by ElizaJane23 4 answers

I've been on Methadone 90 mg for 3-4 months now for chronic pain, and I've heard that a particular interval can be lengthened? in the heart due to this medication. My doctor hasn't said anything about it, but my primary care dr did say I needed to have an EKG the next time I came in ...

Will morphine help or hinder breathing in a congestive heart failure patient?

Posted 14 Oct 2009 by angeleebarlow 3 answers

My mother is in congestive heart failure and renal failure (approx.35% function in both) and she has developed severe joint pain. They started her on 4-6 drops of morphine 3 days ago and it hasn't seemed to help her joint pain, but her breathing is getting worse and her lungs sound very ...

I was wanting to know can taking metoprolol cause a heart attack ?

Posted 30 May 2011 by Tiffany1090 4 answers

and do u know of any cases where someone have had a heart attack while on metoprolol and can u ever be off it?

Just started lasix 40 mgs after chest xray showed fluid. Dr said don't drink a lot of water. How?

Posted 7 Jun 2013 by judy in CA 3 answers

... much can I have? Seeing cardio Dr on Monday for possible congestive heart failure

My dr. has had me on metoprolol for 6 months does this have a blood thinner in it?

Posted 20 Apr 2014 by bill dornan 1 answer

I had a cardiac arrest 6 months ago my heart stopped I was in a medical induced coma for 6 days and on life support for a total of 11 days. why is this medicine so important

How long can a person stay on Milrinone?

Posted 15 Jan 2010 by LynnL. 4 answers

Person receives milrinone continuously 24/7 and wants to know how long can they stay on it? What is the longest time someone had been on it?

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