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Had shingles on right side of face 3 years ago. Scar tissue on eye. Taking 800 mg acyclovir since.

Posted 6 days ago by kamorg 0 answers

Optomitrist started me on 400 mg twice daily and everyone (PCP and eye doctor) is afraid to have me stop. Is this long term medication hurting me? Should I stop taking it? I'm a 69 year old male in fairly good health and still very active. Thanks,

Is there any difference between generalac, lactulose? and miralax?

Posted 5 Sep 2014 by Seahawk 2 answers

Sometimes when stools are hard I get very bad stomach aches - - motility problem which Dr said is due to scar tissue. I had been in hospital with viral bronchitis - hope life gets a little easier now.

Can Lyrica help relieve pain caused by scar tissue pressing on the trigeminal nerve ?

Posted 28 Sep 2017 by 90058 3 answers

As a result of the removal of a menengioma at the base of the Pons, the accumulation of scar tissue resting on the trigeminal nerve is causing severe and constant pain and numbness on one side of the mouth. Four years exactly after the surgery the discomfort continues but thankfully the tumor has ...

Tessalon - Is there another Rx tablet which can be used as a substitute to benzonatate 200 mg.?

Posted 7 Aug 2016 by Croniccough 2 answers

... capsules? I am a senior and part D Medicare does not include benzonatate for coughs. My cough is from scar tissue in the lungs, not a cold. I'm looking for a substitute on my health ins. formulary. Medicare denied me after I sent an appeal. The Rx is $135. Per month! I am on a SS fixed ...

Voltaren gel for use in treatment of scar tissue?

Posted 26 Dec 2013 by Theresa Rongholt 1 answer

I had carpal tunnel release surgery 3rd wk in Nov. 2013. I wanted to know if I can use the Voltaren gel at the surgery site (all healed) to help relieve discomfort and break down scar tissue under the skin. I was prescribed this gel to deeply massage into the scarred tissue on my other hand for the ...

What pain medication is best for cramping and scar tissue pain?

Posted 17 Jun 2015 by majdoll2 2 answers

crohn's colon removed because of that scar tissue pain from that surgery artheritus pain

Intestinal Obstruction - I had a small bowel obstruction back in 2014. And they put a NG tube down?

Posted 19 Feb 2015 by zan-sut 1 answer

... which is my worst enemy. The cause of the SBO is scar tissue and now I'm getting back to the way I was,the GI doctor suggested I have surgery or eat small portion during meal time. I feel miserable right now because I cannot hold anything on my stomach and I feel like its a bowel ...

Is there any way to get rid of scar tissue on your arms ?

Posted 25 Mar 2015 1 answer

Is there anything I can do to minimize scar tissue on both arms. I have had a lot of blood work/labs . I'm starting to have problems getting blood drawn in both arms due to getting poked often. My veins are starting to roll making it more difficult to get blood drawn from both arms. I have had ...

Abdominal Adhesions - I have scar tissue on my intestine. The pain has been getting progressively?

Posted 8 Jun 2015 by briggsco 1 answer

... worse and I am now at a point where I am in constant pain unless I am laying down. I really can't function like this anymore, but I don't know what kind of treatment to seek. I had a similar problem with scar tissue on my gallbladder and when the Dr did surgery to remove it, he found ...

I have scar tissue in my stomach and my dr said no surgery as more scar tissue will form. Dr?

Posted 23 May 2016 by miss sassy 1 answer

Considers me to be very bad but I cannot take the pain much more PLEASE HELP, Miss Sassy

Is Juvederm approved for use on the forehead?

Posted 21 Sep 2017 by jeninyuma 2 answers

Juvederm used on your forehead? Left with major scarring and scar tissue build up. Is it approved for this area of the face? Looks like its only approved for cheeks and lips?

How does a doctor know if you have scar tissue?

Posted 13 Jun 2016 by miss sassy 1 answer

Please someone who also has scar tissue how does the doctor know. He also advised me not to have surgery to remove scar tissue. If you have surgery the scar tissue will come back and the pain will be twice as bad. Please if anyone can answer my question, please try to help me. Please tell me how a ...

Scar tissue in my stomach is very very painful please help I cannot keep living with this pain?

Posted 11 Jun 2016 1 answer

... PLEASE HELP, Miss Sassy The pain comes on in my stomach. I am taking percoset 3 a day 10/325. Sometimes it helps but when the attack is that bad I go to the hospital 3 times. If the drs do surgery scar tissue will only come back with a vengeance. Can anyone please help me. I cannot take the ...

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