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Amantadine - I had Influenza A many years ago and had to be tested every year with blood samples?

Posted 7 days ago by nastally1 0 answers

... which were sent to the CDC to be sure I wasn't a carrier. Symmetrel was used for the cure. Then I was told to use every year during flu season for prevention. It, with the flu shot, has worked but my current primary physicianr indicated last year that it wasn't a preventative. I am on ...

Am 21years old and wish to inquiry what contraceptives I should use?I have never used them before?

Posted 10 Nov 2016 by Callen William 0 answers

I am sexual active and have had sex before two times without using any contraceptives.I want to be help to identify which contraceptive would work best for me and if there are any side effects and how to use them,what am i suppose to do before and after i use them.

Amlodipine - migraine/headache prevention for 24 year old?

Posted 27 Oct 2016 by jacobmaroo 1 answer

I've suffered from a constant headache/migraine? of varying intensity (mild and ignorable to quite severe) since I was 17 (I'm 24 now). I'm looking for something that would help with these constant headaches and am wondering if amlodipine/Norvasc could help. I don't at all have ...

Is anyone with open-angle glaucoma currently taking Topamax for migraine prevention? I'm?

Posted 27 Sep 2016 by rjgausep 1 answer

... apprehensive about starting it because of the possible side effect of closed-angle glaucoma. I have had trabeculectomy, glaucoma needle revision surgery, and cataract removal in both eyes. Have had open-angle glaucoma for 20 years. Now I have lots of floaters and some flashes in left eye after ...

I'm on Depakote ER for migraines. Is there an alternative medicine for this?

Posted 26 Sep 2016 by GypsyWoman18 1 answer

I take (have taken for years) Depakote ER (750 mg/daily). I take this for, I believe, 2 reasons. 1) For migraine prevention. and 2) I have (at the present time) a Vaproic Acid level of FOUR (4) mcg/mL! However, I am greatly concerned about weight gain, have recently been experiencing nausea with ...

I at one time was prescribed Fosteum for osteopenia, osteoporosis prevention. I'm looking it up now?

Posted 1 Aug 2016 by MaryannRusso 0 answers

And there's a big "discontinued" sign over the whole entry - does that mean it's unsafe? Or does it mean it's just not made anymore?

Has anyone had success with nortriptyline after initially NOT agreeing with it whatsoever?!?

Posted 1 Jul 2016 by Natalie2525 0 answers

I'm on my third day of nortriptyline 10mg at night for migraine with vertigo prevention. So far has made everything worse. Feel panicky after taking it at night- rapid heart rate, dry mouth (tolerable) and like I'm walking on a trampoline 24/7. Also can't sleep for hours after I ...

IUD and menstruation prevention?

Posted 18 Jul 2016 by MINDY_1989 0 answers

Hi, I currently am using and IUD (merina) and would like to skip/ prevent my menstruation as I am going away. I would like to know the safest option. My GP had advised me to go on Tranexamic Acid which I am not sure about as it causes blood clots (I will be flying at the time), and high sugar ...

Topiramate for migraine prevention?

Posted 25 May 2016 by kstebs 1 answer

I have recently started taking the drug (25mg) and have been feeling extremely tired throughout the day despite taking it at night time. I have only been on the drug for 4 days now and am unsure whether tiredness is definitely caused by it or not. I am worried to up my dosage to twice a day after a ...

This was in the 1930s. Father would pick up little daughter by the feet and spin her around?

Posted 24 May 2016 by Shakeymclovin 0 answers

So the blood would go the head more quickly. It was supposed to prevent a seizures or fits the daughter was having. This is something he did more than once as some kind of treatment/prevention. IDK. Has anyone ever heard of this? Also I know the person that it was done to is certainly not epileptic ...

Migraine Prevention - 2 weeks after 31 shot procedure and first just neck shoulder now as of last?

Posted 5 May 2016 by Peace1313 2 answers

... night and today terrible back and neck pain with severe migraine body aches etc almost flu... Anyone

Medication keppra for prevention on seizures?

Posted 15 Apr 2016 by Malicia lindsey 0 answers

Taking keppra consider a person having a disorder for seizures... 500mg aday..

Migraine Prevention - I have severe migraines. I had 2rounfs several years ago. Insurence covered?

Posted 12 Mar 2016 by Norlin 1 answer

... it. Will I have to go thru the same process again with insurence

How soon does Topamax Work for Migraine prevention?

Posted 13 Oct 2015 by xoWickedGames 1 answer

I've been suffering from migraines for years and it has been something that I've just dealt with. On average, I would say that I would get at least 2-3 migraines a week. Recently, I've started seeing a new doctor and I voiced this issue with him and he has prescribed me Topamax, he ...

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