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Gabapentin complimented with Tramadol?

Posted 16 May 2014 by DrCharbonneau 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: ...

I stopped taking it 5 months ago. How can lisinopril side effects (muscle pains) be treated?

Posted 1 Jul 2013 by DRF 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?

Belsomra - How costly is this medication?

Posted 17 Feb 2015 by Dearhart 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.

Has anybody used fluorouracil 5% topical cream for only seven days only and get good results?

Posted 26 Jan 2016 by eedx2 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 ...

New Drug approvals? Can they help me too? Duchenne MD only?

Posted 21 Sep 2016 by mcdanielann29 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

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 Kprz 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 ...

Baclofen - - Hi please tell me what the best drug is for muscular dystrophy severe pain?

Posted 21 Jul 2016 by Hellohellohello 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 ...

Escitalopram - Oh god I can't take this. Up all night with dry heaves. It's awful. I am not taking?

Posted 23 May 2016 by Ken L K 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

Sporadic throat bleeding for past 10 months?

Posted 4 Jul 2016 by Hopemoore2015 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 ...

Lymphazurin - how much does it cost ?

Posted 9 Jan 2016 by tmerchan 1 answer

hi my name is Tamara Merchan MD, i practice medicine in South America and right now we are having problems in acquiring this kind of drugs for the proceedure of sentinell node, so i'd like to know the price and where can i buy it... thank you so much

Myelodysplastic Syndrome - my husband was just diagnosed with MDS. He first had pneumonia and they?

Posted 31 Dec 2015 by marion17 0 answers

... said his heart was weak, then did blood tests and bone marrow test, discovered MDS as a result of the chemo he had 24 hrs ago. His heart is now so weak and he has a 2nd pneumonia now, so that they can't start chemo. they told me that even with chemo he had only max 8 month to live Any ...

I had been on metoprolol 12.5 mg bid for two years. MD changed it to the XL and after first dose?

Posted 23 Nov 2015 by carvergene 1 answer

this morning my pulse rate was 107, taken about 2 hrs after dose. Why did this happen ? Now 12noon, pulse rate 70.

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