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Best way to give tramadol to a pet? She refuses it due to bitter flavor

Posted 2 Dec 2014 by 1dietcoke 5 answers

Have tried pill capsules but she hides it in her cheek She is having surgery & important yo get it in her

Orthopedic Surgery - how much more does a shoulder replacement weigh than a regular shoulder?

Posted 19 Sep 2013 by squirt55 3 answers

In other words, how much more does the Titanium weigh in reverse total shoulder replacement surgery than the bone that's removed?

Orthopedic Surgery - Had knee replacement 4weeks ago feeling slow and long before it is?

Posted 8 May 2014 by Bev62 2 answers

... better? Wishing I had not done this…

Why is ibuprofen is not given to orthopedic surgery patients?

Posted 23 Jan 2013 by kristab 3 answers

does it have effects on bone healing? my husband had a dental bone transplant which failed, could this be due to ibuprofen. he has had a second bone transplant today and i wonder whether we need to discontinue his indomethacin

I need an second opinion on my broken foot?

Posted 1 Dec 2016 3 answers

Hello, I'll like an second opinion on my broken foot, I play basketball and my coach is trying to get me back on the floor . I went to the doctor about two in a half weeks away an he gave me a boot to wear and I just got a follow up money . He told me that I could take the boot off in a week ...

Orthopedic Surgery - What pain meds are effective following rotator cuff repair?

Posted 19 Aug 2009 2 answers

I am a post polio patient currently in need of rotator cuff repair (2 tendons conpletely detached with massive tears) I am already a chronic pain patient (post polio pain, DDD,autoimmune disease) and polio patients are believed to have at least twice the pain issues as non-polios following surgery ...

Acyclovir - Can you take prior to orthopedic surgery?

Posted 12 Jun 2014 by msjjs 2 answers

Orthopedic Surgery - I had total hip replacement (right only) 3 years ago in May and I am still?

Posted 31 Aug 2016 by Joanne Brooking 1 answer

... experiencing pain and discomfort. I don't know what is causing this. Any opinions please. thank you I have been to physio, osteopathic, chiropractic, massage therapy, naturopath. I have been trying to do strength training. movement, of course, makes it worse. It almost feels like it is ...

Orthopedic Surgery - Has anyone had a split tear of the ECU tendon in wrist and had surgery for it?

Posted 24 Feb 2017 by cooker562 1 answer

... What are your results and prognosis? Had my surgery 2/21/17 and pain is greater than I expected. Cast is over the elbow and very tight. Swelling and pain present in fingers, outside of wrist up through forearm. Throbbing and jolts of pain are helped slightly with Percoset. Any suggestions and ...

Orthopedic Surgery - Hi, I have had both of my ankles replaced with success. But now after 2 years?

Posted 22 Mar 2010 by P Pop 2 answers

... my one ankle is swelling. Spoke with the doctors and xrays show nothing. Tried everything - elevated, ice, compression socks. Has anyone out there had the same problem and if so could you give me any more ideas. Thanks Al

Orthopedic Surgery - I had a fractured bone surgery on my left thy several years ago, couple of?

Posted 17 Nov 2014 by lurshai 2 answers

... years ago from now, im experiencing a back pain regularly. What could be the reason?

10 years old scaphoid fracture nonunion?

Posted 29 Aug 2015 by Admonisher 1 answer

Hello, I'm 28 y.o male I've had a scaphoid fracture ten years ago, when I fell on my right hand. I can never forget the pain it caused I left it untreated because I had school exams (I made a big mistake)... Lastly I've done X-Ray again and the doctor told me the fracture has no ...

Orthopedic Surgery - I had ACL, MCL, and Meniscus surgery 6 months ago. My MCL detached from the?

Posted 21 Apr 2016 by wynterhatcher 1 answer

... tibia (shin bone) and they repaired it.. my question is, should my knee still feel shaky and slightly move sideways if I am let's say kicking a soccer ball?

Adderall XR - Hello All, I was curious to know if orthopedic surgeons are known to prescribe?

Posted 20 Nov 2010 by MarkRyan 1 answer

... adderall?? I feel I have all the symptoms to be prescibed.I am scheduled to go see mine this coming week for a knee problem i have. Would it be stupid to ask him about prescribing it to me or should I save those questions for my family physician? -markryan

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