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How long will it take to pass a 5mm kidney stone with flomax?

Posted 20 Feb 2014 7 answers

I have 2 x 5mm kidney stones, one on each side. I was first put on Doxazosin, but that did not pass either of them so my doctor switched me to Flomax. I just took my second dose but I was wondering if anyone knew about how long it will take to pass them? I have only had random pains, nothing severe ...

A 2mm kidney stone causing so much pain? what are these symptoms from?

Posted 3 Nov 2013 3 answers

went to the er with sever back and abdomen pain. 16 hrs and 3 doctors later i was told i probably have a kidney stone. the ct didnt show anything but dr. said it wont pick up smaller than 2mm. they did ultrasound xray and urine test as well. was prescribed pain meds and antibiotics. its hard to ...

Hi friends! I just got back from Urgent Care, and want to warn everyone to never ignore back pain!?

Posted 20 Oct 2011 23 answers

It may be kidney stones, or a kidney infection, or something infinitely more serious. Please, never ignore this type of pain? These eejits at my local Urgent Care are truly stupidos!! I should have gone to ER, but nooooooooooo, I just didn't want to interrupt my hubby's routine today, so ...

Has anyone here suffered from chronic kidney stones?

Posted 25 Jan 2010 8 answers

For at least the last 15 years I have formed kidney stones on a regular basis. 6 years ago I had 16 kidney stones in one month. They had to put a stint into my ureters and into my bladder because I was forming them so fast. I've had surgery once because I couldn't pass the stones one on ...

Is it safe to take tramadol hcl 50mg with promethazine 25mg??

Posted 19 Nov 2013 2 answers

I passed a kidney stone in the hospital gave me both medication I took them both and a very hard time waking up the next day very hard.

I am currently at a remote cottage, and the nearest hospital is a 3 hour drive. I have doubled over?

Posted 29 Aug 2012 7 answers

... with what I know is a kidney stone, and am in agony. I found in the medicine kit a prescription that is 4 years old of Morphine Sulfate, that I have for the same reason. Is 4 year old Morphine Sulfate safe to take? Please help me, as I am in agonizing pain, but am afraid to take these pills. My ...

Subs and kidney stones?

Posted 13 Sep 2011 5 answers

I just had a terrible scare last night, or more specifically at 1am - 4am this morning! I awoke with excruciating!!! pain on my back, lower left side. I tried googling kidney stones vs muscle spasm to try and discern which I had. My husband has stones and I have seen the pain he has been in and of ...

Can I take a muscle relaxer with Subutex and if I take a pain pill will I go into withdrawal?

Posted 22 Oct 2012 3 answers

Hello..i have been on lortabs 5mg, 7mg & 10mg , percocets 10mg pretty much any kind of pain medication I could get.I have chronic kidney stones, ovarian cysts and lower back spasms. I have recently been put on Subutex 8mg. 1st day taking half 2nd day whole one and today I took a whole 8mg..I ...

Dyazide (triamterene-hydrochlorothiazide) and kidney stones?

Posted 29 Aug 2012 2 answers

Hello, wondering if anyone here has experience with and knowledge of kidney stones with dyazide. I've been taking dyazide for treatment of Meniere's and recently had a kidney stone (and likely had some prior to this but did not get a medical diagnosis or catch the stones.) I discovered, ...

Can Potassium Citrate cause leg crams and muscel spasims?

Posted 13 Feb 2016 3 answers

I started to pass uric acid kidney stones about 5 weeks ago. I am still passing small orange stones. My Dr put me on Potassium Citrate 10 mg night and morning. Every night since I started taking this drug I have had sever leg cramps in the thighs, calves, ankles, feet and toes. The cramps only come ...

Kidney stone/8mm prescribed Flomax?

Posted 14 Sep 2009 2 answers

I have a larger than normal kidney stone and it's lodged in the narrowest area of the ureter, I have a stent in place to aid in the passage, but it's not working. The ER doctor prescribed Flomax to help the flow of urine and hopefully help pass the stone, but I am reading that it's ...

Can Lithium, being a salt cause kidney stones?

Posted 19 Mar 2011 3 answers

I have never had a kidney stone and I'm 43 yrs. old. I started taking Lithium in March of 2009. Since summer of 2009, the creatine in my urine has been slightly elevated. In January of this year, my kidney function was only at 56%, so my primary Dr. sent me to a specialist who did 3 tests to ...

Kidney stones question!?

Posted 12 May 2013 2 answers

I would occasionally get kidney infections, but seldom drink anything with caffeine in it anymore, maybe once a month, when I use to get the infections, I would start drinking lots of water to flush the infection out and it worked. This past Christmas(2012) I had kidney stones, I they never have ...

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