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Posted 16 May 2014 by • 5 answers
I'm a physicist, not an MD. I've been to the ER for back and wrap-around chest pain on my left side twice in the past 1-1/2 months. The first trip concluded with the ER doc finding, via CT scan, that I have bone lesions on my ribs. He didn't prescribe anything effective: ...
Posted 1 Jul 2013 by • 2 answers
Shortly after starting Lisinopril I developed a cough, chills, weakness, and muscle aches. I got fed up with bad advice from my MD and stopped taking it. All of the side effects were gone within a week except the muscle aches that have lasted 5 months. Does it cause loss of muscle mass?
Posted 17 Feb 2015 by • 3 answers
I have had almost eight months of almost total insomnia. My MD had prescribed a multitude of drugs to get me to sleep, to no avail. I sure hope this drug will work. I struggle with bipolar depression.
Posted 26 Jan 2016 by • 2 answers
My Doctor, an MD, who prescribed fluorouracil 5% topical cream to spots on my face and was told to apply it twice a day just to the spots for seven days. A little back ground, I have had some previous skin problems in the past and been treated by freezing (cryo.) for a spot or two, one of which ...
Myelodysplastic Syndrome - Has anyone been diagnosed with MDS after they received Radioactive iodine
Posted 7 days ago by • 0 answers
... treatment for thyroid wondering if after you were treated with radioactive iodine ... were then diagnosed with MDS a year or two after treatment... or even a few years after. and what you are taking to treat the MDS..
Posted 7 Apr 2017 by • 0 answers
INR has been increasing over the past 3-4 wks. Squirt soda was suspected to the cause, as since stopped this, but IRN, after having two results as MD request within his normal range, but now has again elevated. A change in activity, life style-he has taken a job, after being retired for 3+ yrs. ...
Posted 18 Mar 2017 by • 0 answers
Farxiga daily for 3 1/2 mos BS checks 110-150 Nose red itchy miserable Gym everyday Use to Weigh 140 now 128 Ht 5'4 Waist 32-34 Now 29 MD concern might have Bp issues if weight loss continues Will stop Farxiga(on my own) back on glomeperide already on metformin
Posted 18 Nov 2013 by • 3 answers
Vitamin D Deficiency - I had low levels of the vitamin D, 25 hydroxy, 9ng/mL in D3 and D, D2 was at?
Posted 10 Jun 2016 by • 0 answers
... <4ng/mL. 3 months MD PRESCRIBE 50000 of the D2- I sent a concerned email informing her that I'd prefer D3- the nurse replied "Please inform patient that per national guidelines, replacement can be with Vit D3 or Vit D2. " After 3 months of taking the D2- new test results D3 ...
Posted 21 Sep 2016 by • 0 answers
I have Limb Girdle MD and most of the new meds being approved are for Duchenne MD. It is a horrible disease for children and I am so glad they are working towards a cure. Maybe there is a silver lining to our dreary clouds of existence. Thanks
Posted 21 Jul 2016 by • 1 answer
I have muscula dystrophy in my upper torso shoulders back spine arms, I suffer with severe bad pain & I am severely depressed & on antidepressants but none work I feel so low & need best drug to cope with the pain as what I'm on at moment isn't helping I'm taking ...
Posted 23 May 2016 by • 4 answers
... today's dose. God please help. This is bad news. Gonna call MD soon and hope just stop. Am only four days in. Never taken any med of this kind before
Posted 4 Jul 2016 by • 0 answers
Bleeding started 10 months ago which was three months after having a cesarean section with my son. I went to the emergency room and the MD there said I had pneumonia, gave me a z pack and an inhaler. The bleeding hasn't stopped. It happens sporadically without warning and is only a small ...
Posted 28 May 2016 by • 2 answers
Is Ask an MD a free service?
Posted 28 Apr 2016 by • 0 answers