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At 71 on Eliquis. Can I use any anti inflammatories?

Posted 3 May 2017 1 answer

..inflammatory arthritis as well as A Fib and pacemaker for Sick Sinus Syndrome.

Cialis - What about side effects for a man with a pacemaker & A-Fib?

Posted 10 Dec 2014 4 answers

Doctor says low dosage cialis is OK for otherwise healthy 80 yr old with mild A-Fib and a pacemaker, but I wonder if others in similar circumstances have had positive results with the drug for BPH as well as ED. Someone here mentioned irregular heartbeats after starting this medication.

Has anyone had a gastric pacemaker for gastroparesis?

Posted 25 Feb 2013 5 answers

I had one implanted in November, 2011. My stomach had completely quit working. Im curious to know if anyone else has had this procedure. How has it impacted your medication actions? How has it acted with the food you eat? I heard that this condition usually affects diabetics. I would love to hear ...

Gastroparesis - Now there is an even longer delay on my pacemaker, how much more can I take?

Posted 10 Oct 2011 12 answers

I just heard from my surgeon today. Seems there are 25 people that are waiting for a pacemaker, and altho my severe case has me at the top of the list, I must now wait until Nov 1 to 15 before the 1st one will be here. The pain is getting worse, the meds arent working to curb the pain and I am at ...

My anxiety and stress levels are heading off the chart?

Posted 31 Oct 2011 11 answers

It may seem silly, I've been waiting for this day for months. The implantation of my stomach pacemaker is now less than 3 weeks away. I'm so nervous as this is a life altering change for me. I do ok helping others with their troubles. It makes me forget all my own troubles. I focus on ...

Can Warfarin cause an ongoing headache with bouts of migraine headache?

Posted 19 Aug 2014 2 answers

Husband has been taking Warfarin since 2007 due to a congenital heart defect that has resulted in 3 heart surgeries. He is 51 years old and has a pacemaker and a porcelain valve as well. The top portion of his heart does not communicate electrically with the bottom thus the reason for the ...

I was diagnosed with Gastroparesis, anyone had any luck with Bentyl, Zofran, and Mirtazapine.

Posted 16 Aug 2011 5 answers

I am currently taking Bentyl, Zofran, and Mirtazapine. Has anyone else had any luck with these meds for this condition? Im also on Erythromycin as well. They are awaiting avail. of a stomach pacemaker to help my condition. I'd be grateful for anyone's input and support! Thanks

How long does it take to come out of a fentanyl coma?

Posted 7 Jan 2013 2 answers

My dad was given fentanyl to help keep him sedated after having his pacemaker put in. Since given the fentanyl he had to be given feeding tube, intubated, and has been unconscious for 3 days.

My dad has heart failure and prostate cancer how long does he have to live?

Posted 12 Jun 2013 5 answers

my dad is 60 yrs old and has heart failure and has a pacemaker and has prostate cancer he cant eat nothing because his stomach is always upset and feels bloaded and he is starting to forget every thing like cant remember what he did these last weeks forgets what he is doing please tell me something ...

Back Pain - what is the best replacement for darvacet?

Posted 10 Mar 2011 4 answers

I have been on darvacett for years many ahve had to have a pacemaker due to AF but now they recalled it I need something that is simular

Can warfarin make you feel anxious and nervous, can it make your hair and nails brittle and dry?

Posted 27 Jul 2011 1 answer

I have been on warfarin for 2 months now. I am being treated for a blood clot in my jugular vein as a result from pacemaker surgery. I have noticed this past week that I am feeling more anxious and nervous. Could this be caused from the warfarin. I have also noticed that my hair is very dry and my ...

Gastroparesis and taking my meds, a delay in meds working?

Posted 26 Jan 2013 2 answers

Ever since I was diagnosed in '07/2011, it seems to me that it takes much longer for my meds to take affect. I have a pacemaker implanted to make my stomach work. I'm wondering if anyone else has experienced this type of situation. I can take my tramadol and it takes up to 4 hours to get ...

Can your oxygen level get low with pacemaker?

Posted 4 Mar 2014 2 answers

I get this smell an sense like im not getting enough oxygen could my pacermaker be malfunctioning? it smells like air without oxygen an its happening quite often I went to ER an they check everything an it seem to be normal but I am still having this problem what do you suggest.

Aspirin and citalopram, could these cause severe leg cramps that makes my toes turn blue?

Posted 23 Sep 2013 3 answers

I have a pacemaker and have had a long history of svt and afib

Herniated disc - Is OxyContin more pain controlling than norco? I had a gastric pacemaker but in.?

Posted 28 Jun 2014 4 answers

... A nd and in Mega pain. Dr is changing pain med to OxyContin from Norco. Will this help? Kelly

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