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Someone I know tested positive for cocaine on drug test at work. What can cause a false positive?

Posted 26 Feb 2011 by fred5ner 4 answers

He doesn't do drugs. He is on several medications for pseudo gout/rheumatoid arthritis including Humira. And has been on a steroid as well. I read tonic water can cause a false positive. He drinks it all the time. What medications and or other substances can cause a false positive on a drug ...

Is prednisone steroids the same as a steroids for gaining muscle?

Posted 9 Apr 2012 by abybaby 3 answers

Does it have the same side effects as a gaining muscle steroid.

How long does it take to get oral steroids out of your system?

Posted 14 May 2014 by Shoover 1 answer

I took 60 mg of Prednisone for 10 days, then 30 mg for 3 days, 20mg for 2, 10mg for 1. How long before the meds are totally out of my system, and the side effects stop?

Strep Throat... body not responding to antibiotics... what do I do next?

Posted 14 Aug 2017 by Ohmysheek 5 answers

First I was on amoxicillian every 8 hours, motrin 800 & tylenol that didnt work so I then had to get 3 bags of fluid via iv because i was dehydrated. Antibiotic chlamidicin & a steriod in my iv because my throat had closed. They send me home with chlamidicin, tylenol with codeine & ...

Do steroids shrink your penis?

Posted 3 Jan 2014 by daltonpc220 3 answers

Im 18 and seem to be done growing will it shrink or will my testicles shrink

Do inhalers contain steroids?

Posted 30 Aug 2017 by Lorilit3 2 answers

Do albuterol inhaler's contain steroids?

Is steroid and Lidocaine application for anal fissure ( 3 weeks old fissure) with Miralax enough?

Posted 31 Mar 2012 by hp0909 7 answers

I am currently suffering from Anal fissure due to constipation since 3 weeks. It bled in the beginning and almost healed over two weeks. Yesterday I had another episode of constipation and my fissure bled again with too much of pain. My doctor prescribed me steroid and Lidocain gel for topical ...

What medication can be substituted for prednisone, because the side effects are about to kill me?

Posted 21 Nov 2010 by bygraceeph2 2 answers

need to get off of Prednisone {steroids} need a replacement, is there any?

PHN on scalp causes severe itching resulting in sores that never heal?

Posted 2 Apr 2013 by Royce Jean 5 answers

I am a 53 year old white female. I was diagnosed with shingles Oct 5, 2012 on forehead and scalp; left eye swollen hideously. I was put on acyclovir and a round of steroids prescribed by ER physician. The actual crusting and healing of those lesions occurred within 3-4 weeks. After that I itched so ...

Can anyone give me more details on their own personal experience with Benlysta?

Posted 18 Oct 2011 by woman9469 12 answers

I am finally getting ready to start Benlysta for my Lupus! Its been a 10 year uphill battle with steroids, plaquenil, methotrexate, etc... (all failing). Well, except for the wonderful world of steroids which has caused me 50 lbs in weight gain... so, finally one more month! Anything great or ...

Gabapentin - Is this a steroid? I'm not sure why it makes people gain weight?

Posted 19 Feb 2014 by DinaC 4 answers

I was just prescribed gabapentin. I'm a bit leery about taking it. I am an active gym person. I'm experiencing hot flashes about 4-6 an hour. I can't sleep. I work out and eat well so the weight gain has me doubtful that this med is for me.

Prednisone Side Effects/Withdrawal Symptoms?

Posted 3 Apr 2016 by IFacadeI 2 answers

So back in February, I was hospitalized due to having a Crohn's flare up. They gave me IV steroids and then put me on oral Prednisone when I was discharged. I was prescribed 50mg and tapered until I was off about a month later. Now, the day after I finally got off Prednisone, I went to the ER ...

Steroid Epidural Injections - Hi guys, have any of you experienced extreme crabby mood after having?

Posted 27 Sep 2013 by MacIntosh12 7 answers

a Steroid Epidural Injection? I just had one done yesterday and the pain relief feels real! No kidding, who knew!? Why am I such a b*tch? (No, not that time of month, either.) Anyone else ever feel like this after an epidural? I'm normally sanguine and kind, but I'm so fitful and nasty ...

Is Humira stronger than Remicade?

Posted 12 Aug 2012 by joysim21 2 answers

I'm currently taking remicade but my crohns still isn't in remission after a full round of dosage. We started with pills and steroids but nothings worked long term. Is humira supposed to be stronger than remicade? I have a very severe case and could use some advice.

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