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I'm having surgery in five days. I have a script for tramadol and a migraine pill?

Posted 24 Aug 2016 by Rbnrthwll 3 answers

I've been told I should only take Tylenol before the surgery but I'm in a lot of pain. My surgery is to remove a pituitary tumor that is causing severe pain and nausea. Can I take anything else?

Are my seizures due to my pituitary tumor depleting my electrolytes?

Posted 2 Aug 2013 by mfarnam91 2 answers

I have been having seizures since October of 2012 They started out of the blue. In doing the MRI it showed i have a hyperactive microadenoma. The neurologists I have seen are telling me I am experiencing pseudoseizures and that there is nothing wrong with me. My endorcrinologist doesn't think ...

Pasireotide - the cost of this drug is prohibitive! any suggestions?

Posted 25 Oct 2013 by floridagirl40 2 answers

my doctor suggested I may be given this drug after my surgery for pituitary tumor. He said it was expensive, but I wasn't prepared for $15,000 monthly!! can it be purchased elsewhere?

Pituitary Tumor - I have been taking medication for a pituitary adenoma for over 20 years now. My?

Posted 27 Dec 2013 by Miss Shirley 2 answers

... most recent medication for over 10 years is cabergoline. My prolactin level is now very low 1.9. I would like to quit taking the medication now. I do not have an Endocrinologist treating me to ask questions about the side effects after taking the drug for so long. Can I just stop or do I need ...

Can I take Tylenol (2) 500 mg each with Tums extra strength?

Posted 20 Apr 2018 by Nina68 1 answer

I had a pituitary tumor removed almost 4 weeks ago. But the headache still strong so they told to take Tylenol every 6 hrs, but now I have nausea so I took 3 Tums extra strength, like 20-30 minutes ago. My questions ... it's almost time to take the Tylenol again - should I take it now or wait ...

Help!! Androgel results / problems?

Posted 24 Aug 2010 by john1223 1 answer

I have been using Androgel for about a year or so (due to pituitary issues) This is after having brain surgery and 10 weeks of radiation to my pituitary for a benign pituitary tumor. My question is this - in the last 8 or 9 months, my test results have spiked all over the place, all while ...

Have been on Lexapro for a week, after switching from prozac. Has been on prozac since 1995?

Posted 21 Apr 2016 by Living in denial 1 answer

Why am I so tired? Eye lids get very heavy late afternoon. Some confusion and dizziness too. Was perscriped prozac originally 95' after having a pituitary tumor removed. I think 40mg. Per day and now Lexapro 20mg.

Pituitary Tumor - I have a non functioning macro and have frequent headaches. But this time my?

Posted 17 Nov 2016 by Heidilynn79 0 answers

... headache has lasted for days. Has anyone else experienced this?

What is the difference between Nebido & Testoviron testosterone injection?

Posted 16 May 2017 by a_n_almutawaa 0 answers

My father have been informed to take testosterone injection after his pituitary tumor surgery. The doctor prescribe for him (Nebido 1000mg/4ml, solution for injection). Unfortunately, it was out of stock then the doctor re-prescribe for him (Testoviron Depot 250 mg injection). There is a big ...

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