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Posted 8 Nov 2013 • 3 answers
I am a 54 yr old woman who was first diagnosed with pancreatitis over 20 yrs ago. I had been drinking heavily for 10 yrs when I had first attack which hospitalized me for 9 days. The pain was without doubt the most excruciating I have ever felt. Yes, I was advised not to drink... and no, I ignored ...
Posted 1 day ago • 0 answers
... nothing wrong with my pancreas. I had my gallbladder out years ago. Creon stopped my symptoms mainly so I stayed on it. I’ve tried to come off a couple of times but lots of bad symptoms and pain. My weight has increased steadily over the years and now told I have raised blood sugar. ...
Posted 1 Apr 2014 • 6 answers
One month ago i had surgery to remove the majority of my pancreas and all of my spleen. I was put on tramadol 50mg to have 6 tablets each day (morning, lunch and evening). After 2 weeks of taking them, when i was discharged from hospital i decided to taper it down to 3 tablets each day. I just ...
Posted 8 days ago • 0 answers
Should I be taking 3 pills instead of 2 with meals. Could this by why I am pale? Hemoglobin good, vitamin d low at 16. Was anemic but better on iron. My CBC and chemistry panel good. CRP good. Also having pain in legs and am wondering if this is related?
Posted 17 Sep 2013 • 2 answers
I am detected with chronic pancreatitis 2 years ago. After continuous 2-3 major attacks a stent is placed in my pancreas 9 months before. since then i am ok. I want to ask that is there any adverse effect of this stent for so long period?
Posted 13 Nov 2013 • 1 answer
is it eliminated by the kidneys , the liver or the pancreas ?
Posted 8 May 2014 • 2 answers
and a 1/4 going to be removed by doctors
Posted 18 Mar 2017 • 1 answer
4 days ago I had a severe pain in my abdomen and had to be hospitalized for four days they told me to stop taking Creon because my pain do you think these two situations are connected. Also I had Scopes through the mouth and through the rectum and they found nothing including CAT scan.
Posted 26 Jan 2014 • 1 answer
The doctor placed me on Spiro for about a month for severe liver disease and pancreas problems. Then he took me off of it around a week ago. My aunt, whom I live with, told me today that she noticed a little over a week ago I started putting off an odor, she said it's not sweet or sour ...