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What is chronic microvascular?

Posted 9 Jun 2014 by amvyas 1 answer

have cat scan for brain ,r/o TIA.

Gabapentin vs Lyrica?

Posted 8 Jul 2014 by DaughterofLaura 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 ...

Symptoms of a TIA in women?

Posted 16 Dec 2012 by Pumpkinsmom 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 ...

Abilify, Cymbalta, Lamictal - is there something to counteract the weight gain?

Posted 17 Sep 2013 by xphylee 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 ...

Im going for a brain mri tomorrow and so scared. pls help?

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 ...

Question about ER visit wondering how many of you have been put in a hallway for period of time?

Posted 13 Aug 2013 by SoMuchPain 6 answers

I was wondering about what to do about waiting in the ER for over 9 hours in the hallway on a Cot? I was wondering how many patient go through this and what there is to do about it? (I went by ambulance because it was an emergency.) I think it's very sad, within those 9 hours I had 1 ...

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

Has anyone had same effects as tia's while taking pradaxa?

Posted 22 Aug 2011 by blueeyes66 4 answers

i have been on pradaxa 5 months & i am having tingling & numbness like i was before when i was on cumadin

What happened to me? Bell palsy, Tia, mini stroke?

Posted 4 Feb 2012 by marteenez 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 by amfm3335 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 by judipoo 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 by SweetLuck 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!

I take clopidogrel and I have not been feeling myself?

Posted 28 Jul 2018 by BARRETT1971 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 ...

Can taking Plavix interfere with sleeping?

Posted 17 Oct 2011 by livefree63 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.

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