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What is chronic microvascular?

Posted 9 Jun 2014 by amvyas 1 answer

have cat scan for brain ,r/o TIA.

I have been on Cyclizine medication for a few years now and ran out last week I pick more up?

Posted 14 Aug 2017 by Kirsty85 0 answers

... tomorrow butt I feel terrible. I was just wondering if I could be with drawing from the medication. Any advice would be greatly appreciated TIA. I feel sick, I'am easily agitated I feel like I'm losing my mind and some times I feel like my reaction is delayed

Is suppository aspirin as effective as oral aspirin in preventing TIA's ?

Posted 21 Jul 2017 by CookieJoe 3 answers

I had a TIA from carotid stenosis & My doctor told me to take aspirin daily.

Xarelto Side Effects, can they begin after 10 months?

Posted 16 May 2017 by Javatime 0 answers

Hello, I'm a female (57) with Afib, diagnosised 7 years ago, had a TIA May 2016. Doctor put me on Xarelto at that time, have had no known side effects. Then in February this year had unbearable pain in my right hand (only on the top part of it above my palm area) and also pain on the Top of my ...

Is it safer to swap to aspirin from clopidogrel?

Posted 10 Apr 2017 by palfrr1 1 answer

Was put on clopidogrel 22 months ago following ? TIA which I now believe was actually a panic attack due to thyrotoxicosis. Drs seem reluctant for me to stop clopidogrel. I've read I formation regarding 'rebound effect' and wondered if there's a high chance of this happening? ...

Why would Namenda be prescribed for mini strokes?

Posted 20 Jan 2017 by becker6 0 answers

My mother has had a few mini strokes, according to her neuro. Her balance is off too, he says this is part of it. She has had MRI and EEG, he put her on Namenda and Aricept. Has anyone heard of this treatment? My father is or has been on both for his dementia. I just wonder what it's supposed ...

TIA that isn't transient?

Posted 21 Dec 2016 by EACOR 0 answers

I had a TIA last month and lost my speech for an hour. Since then I have severe headaches and occasional loss of power in my whole body. I cannot walk for more than a few minutes. The CTs and MRIs do not detect injury. Could there be a brain injury that is not detectable through MRI and CT, and ...

Hi I was prescribed Lyrica 75mg twice a day for myclonic jerking and it has been working well but 5?

Posted 22 Dec 2016 by Bluechickybee 1 answer

... months ago I had what they queried was a minor stroke (TIA) 2 days later I had another one all the tests came back clear. Then a week ago it happened again with loss of 90% of my speech, numb left side of my face and left arm with weakness in both the arm & leg I went to emergency and they ...

Methotrexate - Can I use Feroglobin whilst on Methotrexate?

Posted 10 Oct 2016 by badger13 0 answers

I had a TIA in July, since then I have been very tired constantly, I cannot do a full shift at work, can I use Feroglobin as a pick me up whilst on Methotrexate 7.5mg per week, if not could you advise what would help

My husband has been on Tanzeum for a year. Recently started have TIA'S (mini strokes). Cardiac?

Posted 7 Sep 2016 by subbo 0 answers

... testing and neurological testing all otherwise clear. Anyone else experience this?

Can baby aspirin be taken with Xarelto?

Posted 28 Sep 2016 by Mummum6 0 answers

My mom had a TIA a week ago and doctor put her on Xarelto. He said she should also take one baby aspirin a day.

I need an "as needed" vs take daily med to help with stress/anxiety.?

Posted 8 Jul 2016 by Laura222 1 answer

I just had a mini stroke, and they are treating me for Bell's palsy with prednisone and acyclovir. The Drs I am dealing with are very helpful, but I can't afford to keep going back to talk to them about EVERYTHING I am going through as it changes with out sounding like a hypochondriac... ...

Two and a half years ago I had a (TIA) I am taking Amitriptyline at this time. Is this o.k.?

Posted 18 Jul 2016 by Puerter 0 answers

I constantly suffer from Lower Back Pains and was advised to take Amitriptyline by My Physio and my GP. Wilst browsing thru details of Amitriptyline I can across a statement that read Do not take Amitriptyline if you have had a Stroke. This is why I am asking the question (Is this O.K.)

Niaspan - I just am going to pick a script ot 10mg want to know if it will lower pressure?

Posted 27 May 2016 by minamatt724 0 answers

my pressure is low i am afraid this will make it lower and i will pass out. the good cholestrol is good the bad is over 200 but since i had a tia the dr wants me on the meds. thanks

Is it safe to take Melatonin while taking Prednisone, Azithromycin, Aggrenox?

Posted 9 Apr 2015 by sodcurry 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

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