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Posted 9 Jun 2014 • 1 answer
have cat scan for brain ,r/o TIA.
Posted 19 Dec 2018 • 1 answer
... taking duloxatine. Over this time period she is what could only be described as dementia type symptoms. Has anyone else had a similar experience?
Posted 8 Jul 2014 • 6 answers
My Mom has alzheimer's and has had damage from TIA's. Her left leg really bothers her & her Neurologist prescribed Gabapentin and Mom has still been complaining of Left Leg pain, so Dr prescribed Lyrica. I looked at some old posts about this - seems like tons of side effects for ...
Posted 11 Aug 2011 • 1 answer
Posted 16 Dec 2012 • 3 answers
I had a terrific headache on Sun night. And a panic attack. The hospital said I had a migraine and panic attack. Sorry I don't go with this Dx I have felt awful all week. Nausea, pain and last night another panic attack started and a grey fog to my vision, and pain with numbness down my right ...
Posted 17 Sep 2013 • 3 answers
I've been on 5mg Abilify 60 Cymbalta 200 Lamictal for about a year. I've gained about 30 lbs. it has been great for me but I've started having health problems due to the weight gain and a "mini stroke". I'm only 40! Is there something to counteract the weight gain when ...
Posted 30 May 2013 • 3 answers
Dr thinks I had a tia and have to go for mri of the brain to see what's going on. I'm so scared cause this place does not have an open mri. I take a klonopin but I know it won work cause I had mri five years ago. What can I do to relax. Feels like being in a coffin. Also does anyone know ...
Posted 9 Apr 2015 • 1 answer
I am 82 yrs old and have Giant Cell Arteritis, hence the prednisone. I also take Aggrenox and have for several years following a TIA and Endarterectomy. The Azithromycin is because I have a cold and my immune system is compromized because of the GCA
Posted 17 Oct 2011 • 1 answer
I had a mini stroke 9 months ago and was put on plavix. since then I find it impossible to sleep unless I take a sleeping aid. i wonder if the Plavix could be the cause. I am not taking any other medicines that cause sleep disturbance.
Posted 4 Feb 2012 • 2 answers
I am a 51 yr old Fem, in over all good health. but out of no where, while having dinner, I had an episode, with all the symptoms of a mini stroke. an MRI & Ct Scan ruled out bleeding or blockage! so after blood work, my Doctor said results came back with, acute Shingles! but I have no symptoms ...
Xarelto - currently on Plavix and 325 ecotrin--recently had a tia and have aflutter--dr wants me to?
Posted 21 Jan 2013 • 2 answers
... start on Xaretto--suggestions???
Phentermine - I have a friend who is now in the hospital. She experienced what we thought was a TIA?
Posted 5 Jul 2013 • 2 answers
... (mini-stroke) but it was a total short term loss of memory. this lasted for about 8 hours , but she does not remember a thing during that time. We just found out she has been taking phenteramine for the last 4 months and has lost 45lbs in that time. Could this medicaine have caused that?
Can Gabapentin make migraines worse at first? I took my first dose (300mg) yesterday and have had a?
Posted 28 Mar 2015 • 4 answers
... migraine for the last 12 hours. Hoping it's a coincidence as I do get migraines 3 or 4 times a month. Tia!
Posted 28 Jul 2018 • 2 answers
I had a heart attack in November last year I been on this medicine and 3 others since then last 2 weeks I've been feelin A little pain in my chest and tightness of the chest dump into the hospital in a specialist and a can't seem to find anything I'm just wondering if its the ...
Posted 20 Oct 2011 • 1 answer
Is it possible? or the patient should continua on it's medication ?