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What are GI side effects using Saxenda?

Posted 11 days ago by jenniferluvscrafts 0 answers

I started Saxenda 5 days ago 3 days in I started with side effects, burping ,gas pains, stomach gurgling, stomach pain , bloating and constipation. I called my Dr and the nurse called me back said that GI symptoms are side effects and to try taking it at bedtime. Also stay on the lowest dose for ...

Why is my med ciprofloxacin taking so long to heal my UTI?

Posted 19 Nov 2017 by ashbash27 1 answer

I went to to the clinic today for a UTI and the prescribed me ciprofloxacin for it and it feels like it is taking to long for it to work I called the nurse at the clinic and she said sometimes it takes a little bit to kick in but I have taken this before and I was better in an hour. I don't ...

Can I take Night Nurse and Nurofen Cold and Flu?

Posted 30 Oct 2017 by AliceBoot 1 answer

I’m in bed with flu. I think the Night Nurse helps with fever but not so much the aches and pain. My husband brought me some Nurofen Day and Night cold and flu tablets and I want to know if I can take them together.

My mother is 92 and her calf has an open sore and the nurse said to get eucerin creme on it. Should?

Posted 2 Nov 2017 by sueb0822chris 0 answers

... It be used on that? Its not that big. It's the size of a nickel.

How should saline flush solution be stored? At what temperature? What is the shelf life?

Posted 24 Oct 2017 by RNPharma 0 answers

Home health and hospice nurses often carry this in their vehicles to use in case there is none in the home when they arrive to give meds or draw blood. How should they be instructed?

Magnesium Citrate - Can I take two bottles at the same time?

Posted 15 Oct 2017 by Bagzs 0 answers

MD's nurse said to drink two bottles at the same time?

Is bacitracin supposed to turn skin yellow and papery thin? I have a very itchy rash on my foot...

Posted 2 Oct 2017 by Tuwajoo 0 answers

.. that I've scratched open (it's not athletes foot). The nurse gave me bacitracin antibiotic ointment and it seems to be turning the skin yellow and real papery dry and thin. Is this normal? It seems to be making the itch worse as well. Should I stop using it till I see the doctor in ...

How often can I be prescribed Medrol Pac? I had relief but pain is now back as titrated dose down.

Posted 29 Aug 2017 by Boomergem2 1 answer

How often can you take the 6 day pac? I have obtained fairly good relief with the 4mg methylprednisolone 6 day pac. I have been in horrible pain. My nurse practitioner refilled once but will not refill again. Awaiting my appointments with ortho and rheumatologist but don't know how I am going ...

I take Prozac 20mg once a day and Vistaril (hydroxyzine) 50mg is for as needed is it safe together?

Posted 23 Jun 2017 by Mommiesrus 1 answer

I was prescribed both by my nurse practitioner and would like to know other people experience.

How often do you get your blood tested after getting infusions?

Posted 31 Aug 2017 by Smallplanetco 1 answer

I've had 4 infusions of Hizentra but no where can I find how often blood should be tested to monitor how it's working. Any feedback appreciated. MY doctor is over 2 hours away & his nurses won't ask him this question!!! I see him in 3 weeks but am going to Cleveland Clinic ...

I was prescribed doxycycline for 28 days will it hurt my baby if I nurse?

Posted 11 Jun 2017 by Just1 1 answer

I was prescribed doxycycline for 28 days 2x a day at 100 mg each one will i hurt my 2 week old baby if i still breastfeed her

Bruising at failed IV spot 2 weeks later?

Posted 20 Jun 2017 by smexysirwaffle 0 answers

I had surgery a bit over 2 weeks ago on June 2nd. The morning before the surgery a nurse failed to put an IV on the back of my hand before putting it in my arm. I didn't notice anything about my hand until now. It seems like it has bruised but the bruise took the shape of the vein but a lot ...

I have a hole and aneurysm in my heart. Should I be worried?

Posted 21 Jun 2017 by christymarsden76 0 answers

Yesterday I had a TEE done dr told me I have a hole in the heart. I was cleared for weight loss surgery. I asked the nurse what he said she said you have a hole and aneurysm in my heart. Now I am worried.

Antibiotic necessary for IVF egg retrieval?

Posted 17 Jun 2017 by ivastoya 0 answers

I'm scheduled for my IVF egg retrieval Sunday morning (in 2 days). The nurse told me today to start taking the antibiotic doxycycline as a precaution (for about 7 days). I'm scared of antibiotics because a few years ago I had an allergic reaction to amoxicillin. I had a skin rash on my ...

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