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Hydroxyzine - Is anyone taking this medication for alcohol addiction recovery?

Posted 15 Feb 2013 2 answers

I recently went through an alcohol detox program and was given a prescription for Hydroxyzine Pam., 25 mg, up to 4X a day. Have only been on it for a few days now and so far, have found it to be helpful for the initial anxiety associated with withdrawal. Am only taking it in the evenings and before... read more

Full recovery from anxiety and depression possible?

Posted 22 Sep 2014 5 answers

I've been dealing with this terrible anxiety and depression for 2 months and I feel very hopeless. Is it possible to fully recover and get back to 100%. I'm afraid I might just be 80-90% better in the future if I do start to get better. If anyone with some experience could help me out, it... read more

Does liver cirrhosis truly ever go away?

Posted 6 Oct 2014 2 answers

... this year for acute liver cirrhosis. My husband is 37. He stopped drinking in January but unfortunately, the damage had already been done. However, the most recent blood work has came back with positive results with significant improvement and the doctor has cut back on a lot of his... read more

What is the average recovery time after you stop using Efudex?

Posted 18 Nov 2016 1 answer

My Dr told me to use twice a day for 21 days. The red blotches & burning is incredible and are all over my entire face except my forehead. I am wondering (on average) how long it may take for your face to look normal again, 2 weeks or longer?

How long is recovery from carpal tunnel/ulnar nerve decompression surgery?

Posted 15 Sep 2017 1 answer

I had Carpal Tunnel/Ulnar Nerve Decompression release surgery last week, 09/07/17. It has been one week and I am still having pain, especially in the elbow, shoulder area. My arm is bruised from the elbow down to the wrist. I have an incision on the palm of my hand as well as on the elbow. I work... read more

Hip Replacement - I am one week post op from bilateral hip surgery. Numbness is on the site and down

Posted 24 Dec 2013 3 answers

... one keg. Hard to roll on side. No pain meds at all from surgery just Tylenol. And Celebrex. Very tough time want to cry. Very active x ray tech and realtor. How fast of a recovery this is tough

Valerian root is extracted using ethanol. Is it safe for alcoholics to use?

Posted 1 Nov 2017 3 answers

I’m 10 years into recovery from alcoholism and have discovered the valerian root extract I take has ethanol as an extraction solvent 70% v/v. Does this mean I’m consiming alcohol?

Recovery from recent sepsis/septicaemia?

Posted 10 Nov 2017 1 answer

I was admitted into ER with abscesses in my abdomen which were infected. She. They operated to drain abdomen an ovary burst and I went into septic shock, a coma for 12 days and put on life support in ICU. Stayed in hospital for one month and a half. Serious cognitive difficulties and no memory of... read more

Pregabalin - Is lyrica safe for recovering alcoholics to take?

Posted 27 Aug 2013 3 answers

I suffer from GAD and am currently on Cymbalta, but it doesn't seem to be working. My Dr. Put me on Busbar, and it does help but not enough. I am in recovery and do not want to relapse so I get scared of changing meds. I heard this one has addictive features. I have a lot of anxiety and need... read more

I'm trying to find a support group for phenibut. Can someone help me?

Posted 25 Jan 2015 4 answers

I've been taking phenibut for a few months daily. I just want to be able to all about it with experienced and non judgemental people. I wanna stop and be apart or recovery

What whould happen to a normal person who took a risperidone 4 pill by mistake?

Posted 7 Apr 2013 2 answers

What cares should be taken with what medications? What long term effects may occur after recovery? This happened to a young female (22 years old) because a pharmacy clerk gave her risperidone 4 instead of bismuth subcitrate!!

512 white pill.. 5 325.. how strong are they? I still feel pain. I can't sleep?

Posted 27 Apr 2013 1 answer

How strong are oxycodone acetamin tab 5-325mg for surgery recovery? I still feel a lot of pain.

How long will the "Nervous System" side effects of Toradol last?

Posted 29 Aug 2014 1 answer

I was given 30 mg of Toradol (aka Ketorolac) as an anesthetic before surgery on Friday 8-22-14. When I woke in recovery I had a panic attack. That night I had a vivid dream that I had cancer and told my sister the next morning that I had cancer and I would be getting treatment. A weel later I am... read more

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