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Discomfort in lungs/diaphragm/chest and tightness of throat 5 days after vomiting?

Posted 10 Jun 2016 by Subzero22 2 answers

Last sunday I had a hangover and threw up (since then I have given up the alcohol and addressed my problem with that). During the vomiting, I was leaning against a building (not sure if that's relevant, but friends have commented that an odd posture might be the cause of the issue). Since ...

I am currently taking Xarelto 20 mg/day. How safe is this drug?

Posted 4 Oct 2014 by Belgie 5 answers

It was prescribed after a lung embolism

Doc unconcerned by constipation up to my lungs?

Posted 3 Jul 2016 by RyanPm40 1 answer

I am usually very regular, but I have been constipated for a week now. I've tried miralax, senokot, and meta mucil with no luck. I went to an Urgent Care facility, where I was given an x-ray (after a LOT of hesitation from the doc). At first I was told by the tech I'd be getting two ...

Tarceva from 150mg daily decrease to 100mg?

Posted 1 Apr 2017 by Joycecy 0 answers

I have stage 3B lung cancer and start to have 150mg tarceva from Nov 2015 until now. Not big side effect only on my face. Recently my doctor suggest me to take 100mg tarceva. Any one have this experience? I just affraid if i reduced, it still can control the cancer cell like i take 150mg.

What happens when MRSA and pheneumonia are together?

Posted 12 Mar 2017 by Dalav45 1 answer

My friend has had a bone marrow transplant some time back and has had several problems since but the latest development is in his lungs. He has been in the hospital 3 weeks now and has double pneumonia and MRSA together. He is now coughing up blood clots, I think. What are his chances of surviving ...

I have been exposed to pneumonia and I am 3 yrs cancer free from lung cancer right lung recection2?

Posted 14 Mar 2017 by KarenSciortino 0 answers

Should I be checked I do have a cough headache weakness and tired

Is it OK to inhale Spriva after accidentally swallow it?

Posted 2 Mar 2017 by Linda Ball 0 answers

I swallowed Spriva along with the rest of my medicine this morning. Really need the medicine in my lungs but don't want to make myself sick.

Should a tetanus shot and a steroid shot be given within hours of each other?

Posted 28 Feb 2017 by maneedtoknow 0 answers

My daughter with 33 weeks pregnancy was scheduled for a steroid shot by her doctor to help develop her baby,s lungs. She was very swollen and at the clinic after checking she was diagnosed with preclampsia. The doctor then stated she needed to be admitted to the hospital immediately and ordered a ...

Can rheumatoid arthritis scar your lungs?

Posted 21 Feb 2017 by terry morrow 1 answer

my wife has just had a lung scan she has been told she has scarring on her lungs due to her having rheumatoid arthritis,how can this be the lungs are soft tissue ?

Lump on chest pain around heart/left lung area?

Posted 26 Aug 2016 by Daklal 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 ...

I have some heart n lung problem but?

Posted 3 Feb 2017 by momen osman salih 3 answers

Iam on medications but acough started now for more than two weeks tried cough medicine didnt help.when I rest n sleep iam ok once I wake up speak I feel coughing n slight idifficulty in breathing. can I take klavox 1 mg or what shall I do

Wake up feeling short of breath and weird feeling in chest/ lungs?

Posted 23 Oct 2016 by Keelseey 1 answer

I work nights and on my nights I can sleep. 9 times out of 10 if I get a call I will wake up with a tight feeling in my chest. It s the weirdest feeling not like a pain but it does feel harder to breathe especially to take deeper breaths. When I try to take a deep breath it s like my lungs can t ...

Opdiva and Decadron question?

Posted 9 Jan 2017 by Stayjones 0 answers

Hello, my husband started on Opdiva two rounds now. However cause of his brain meds he was having some issues and the doc put him on 4 mg of Decadron and won't treat him now. He has stage IV lung non small cell adenocarcinoma with brain mets. He has had several rounds of chemo and were holding ...

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