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Tonsillectomy Pain- what do I do?

Posted 4 days ago by abrow283 2 answers

On Tuesday I got my tonsils removed and I am a 22 year old female. My doc insisted I get the operation ASAP. Unfortunately I also suffer from severe spine problems which I see a pain management doctor for. I take percocet (oxycodone/acetaminophen) 5/325mg as needed for back pain. I explained all ...

Thyroid Desiccated - Armour and Osteoporosis?

Posted 28 Feb 2017 by Nessie Ness 0 answers

I have severe osteoporosis (-3.9) due to primary hyperparthyroidism. Operation in 2001, removal of parathyroid adenoma and total thyroidectomy because by chance during the operation a papillary-follicular cancer was detected. RAI 150. Now 16 years later the 1 parathyroid left over is ...

I have had a thyriod operation ,and I was put on a drug called alpha 1 and I was on it for 6 months?

Posted 13 Feb 2017 by annliv54 0 answers

i had to come off it , and since then i have been suffering from aches ,watery eyes and coldness in the mouth , is there anybody out there , suffering with the same problem .Thanks

Sepsis and your teeth?

Posted 21 Dec 2016 by Islhopr 1 answer

Over a year ago I tecieved a Staf infection, which turned Septic, after a botched VA kidney operation I almost died and was in the ICU for over 2 weeks, and the hospital for another 4 I was treated with a main line treating me with huge amounts of meds, then later with a pic line at the hospital, ...

I have been on tramadol for 13 years and was ordered by my consultant surgeon to wean myself off?

Posted 17 Nov 2016 by Geordieboy 3 answers

... them by Xmas. Post operation I was on 400mg a day and in a matter of 5weeks I got down to 50mg a day. Last night I did not take one at all and it was horrendous. My wife had to go and sleep in the spare room. I was beset with nightmares and restlessness. My main withdrawal symptoms are like ...

Supartz - can it be used for rotator cuff operation gone bad?

Posted 18 Nov 2016 by Redcat24 1 answer

Operated twice,infected,high amount of scar tissue... severe chronic pain resulted!!

I have been prescribed prednisone as a result of a craniopharyngioma eight years ago. The operation?

Posted 22 Nov 2016 by Ragnarok1958 0 answers

... was a complete success, but the post op radiation treatment knocked out my pituitary. The endocrinologist said I would be on it for life (along with levothyroxine), and said that I MUST continue taking it or I risk "crashing". Is there any way to get a lifetime prescription so that if ...

Should I still be worried about any affects gabapentin will have on me after all this time?

Posted 8 Nov 2016 by Pepper pigs 0 answers

I have been taking them for 4years after a major operation.Why does it say you should wear a tag and where do you get them

How long should I be off Cosentyx prior to major back surgery?

Posted 17 Oct 2016 by Ebrodeur 0 answers

I am having surgery dec 5th and am checking to see if I should skip my December 1st dose due to the operation and infection concerns

My wound is leaking green and yellow liquid?

Posted 10 Sep 2016 by jakefielder 1 answer

I had a hand operation and my surgeon said to leave the wound open to let the infection come out. my hand is really painful and and it keeps leaking is it spreading or getting worse

Just had an operation to remove all my top teeth?

Posted 13 Jul 2016 by HolleLad 2 answers

On Monday morning I was put to sleep to have my teeth removed, all my top ones have gone and a majority of my back bottom ones too, last night I was unable to sleep due to swelling of my gums and the stitches tightening causing extreme pain, I am on medication to help ease the pain and swelling but ...

I fractured my clavicle and it is displaced enough to require surgery. There will be a 16 day wait?

Posted 5 Jun 2016 by Clavicle 1 answer

before the operation. Just wondering if once the break is realigned do they create a new bleed so the bones will want to heal together? Seems like the ends might have already attempted to re-unionize and not want to bond as well as a fresh break? Thanks for any explanation.

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