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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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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 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

Where is it safe to inject 200 mg (2cc) of haldol deconate?

Posted 13 Jun 2017 by Bs5051 0 answers

I am a nurse and have a patient that gets this every 2 weeks. Have been giving in buttocks and now he has knots in both sides and are painful. Anywhere else this can be injected?

Implanon - Is it common to have a small red circle after the implant insertion?

Posted 30 May 2017 by Hopefully13 1 answer

I have been on the implant for 6-7 year. My 3rd insertion was a month ago. The nurse said she would move the new implant a little from the previous spot so it wouldn't create dead tissue underneath my skin. I didn't get it and let it go. However, since last month(April 28th) there is a ...

I am wondering if you can pre mix the Sucraid. My thought was to buy 4 oz cups with lids put them in

Posted 26 May 2017 by Sabrinaannf 0 answers

... my sons lunch box so he doesn't need to go to the nurses office every time he eats. My idea would only be to pre-mix the morning of each day.

Groin hip pain: I am nurse and over year ago I picked a man 180lbs off ground 10 inches, I have?

Posted 12 May 2017 by dsimpson12 0 answers

had pain since then on the hip/groin of my left side. I stretch it, ice it, rest it when it flares up but this last time about 1 month ago it will not recovery. Recently I can only take very small steps and if I walk in my regular stride it will actually go out and sometimes I actually go to the ...

My dr office share nasal spray between patients?

Posted 29 Apr 2017 by Surfsups 0 answers

the nurse for my ear nose and throat dr, gave me Afrin nasal spray in each nostril. When I realized it was not a brand new bottle(after the fact). She said she wipes it off with alcohol and let's it sit. Is the a normal procedure? Is it possible for disease to spread?

Can I take the contraceptive pill after my period has ended?

Posted 21 Apr 2017 by MeganJNO 0 answers

I finished my period 4/5 days ago. Just gone back onto the pill, the nurse told me I can take the it straight away I forgot to ask her this but the last time I was told to take it when I started my period. I ve taken it straight away but want to know if it will be effective to stop pregnancy and if ...

I have been on triaterene HCTZ 37.5, my legs hurt , my groin area hurts, my feet are numb?

Posted 11 Apr 2017 by LCTulsa 0 answers

There are days I can barely walk, I fell three years ago and was told I have a sciatica and neuropathy, but I wonder if the pain is my blood pressure pill? The nurse at the doctors office doesn't feel I need it my blood pressure is normal.

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