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Posted 27 Jan 2017 by • 1 answer
Due to renal failure I no longer urinate. I am on hemodialysis. I have BPH and have recently stopped taking tamsilosun. If semen flows into the bladder how can it get out. Will this lead to infection. Will normal ejaculation occur no I have ceased to take tamsilosun.?
Posted 17 Feb 2016 by • 0 answers
... diet. It is for my brother, he is on 500ml fluid restriction per day. Not a lot! Just need some menu ideas as he is on the Heamodialysis due to a transplanted Kidney being surgecially removed less than a week ago. He currently has no kidney function and on dialysis 3 times per week for 4 hours ...
Posted 28 Dec 2015 by • 2 answers
Hi, my father shouting and speaking in his sleep, having nightmares' after discharge from intensive care. He is 79 years old, diagnosed with stage 5 CKD and he started Hemodialysis a month ago. Also has depression and is on Remeron (Mirtazapine) 15 mg per day and Quetiapine (Seroquel) 50mg per ...
Posted 31 Aug 2013 by • 1 answer
Posted 5 Jun 2013 by • 1 answer
... tabs 500 bd daily to improve her muscular strngth, any harm?Pt also had intradialytic cardiac arrest resulting in lacunar infarcts.
Posted 4 Sep 2012 by • 1 answer
... dropped hydralazine from my drug regime. After two weeks of good pressure I am now experiencing a rise in pressure. Have been to the emergency room twice with pressure of 197/107 with dry heaves and riggers( body shaking). Has anyone else experienced this behavior. Thanks
Posted 8 Jul 2012 by • 1 answer
had PD catheter placed 14 days ago , and have had to begin dialysis using fresh catheter due to infection and obstructed hemodialysis catheter ,and subsequent removal . The initial transfers have been painfull upon fill and drain , and the catheter seems less painfull if ~ 150 ml. are left to dwell ...
Posted 7 Apr 2011 by • 1 answer
I work in a combined interventional radiology and cardiac cath lab lab. Today a patient arrived on pletal. she had a temporary dialysis catheter and was having a permanent dialysis catheter inserted today. the interventionalist refused to do the procedure,stating pt needed to hold med for 2 days. ...
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Posted 10 May 2010 by • 1 answer
... dementia who was prescribed Haloperidol and Zyprexa. He has now been determined to need a nursing home level of care but no nursing home in NJ is able to accept him if he needs to be on the Haloperidol to keep him calm. Had been staying with a relative who was not only giving him the ...
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Posted 29 Sep 2009 by • 1 answer
Patient is undergoing hemodialysis and has arrhythmia. How can this be managed?