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Posted 18 Apr 2014 by • 1 answer
i have been diagnosed wit pulmonary kochs last October. My Doctor never took my sputum for test. I never had long term cough also. Doctor did a tuberculin skin test(positive results) also took a CT scan of chest. CT chest reveals multiple enlarged necrotic lymphnodes noted in left prevascular, ...
Posted 3 Jan 2014 by • 2 answers
Wife was being treated for latent mediastinal tuberculosis with lymph node involvement. She was prescribed 100 mg./day Prednisone is tolerating very poorly. I question the safety of a dose this high.
Posted 29 Aug 2017 by • 1 answer
I am a 27 yr old female. Single mom of two (5 yrs and a 6mo old) I have been told that I have latent tb. And that I should take either isoniazid or rifampin. My concern is my liver and risk of irreversible damage. I'm also concerned if I would be able to still work (I work with food in a ...
Posted 29 May 2017 by • 0 answers
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Posted 28 Dec 2016 by • 1 answer
The Dr. is now changing his mind on the medication he was going to put me on because of the latent TB. He is now waiting to start me on any MS drugs. The only place or way I could have gotten the infection is while living in Hawaii, we lived there 6 years and met a lot of visitors from all over the ...
Posted 7 Sep 2016 by • 0 answers
I have stored my anti-tb drugs (regular) at 27-30C. According to the containers, I was supposed to store them at temperatures below 25C. Do I have to replace the medicines and restart treatment?
Posted 2 May 2016 by • 2 answers
user 69 year old female treated for depression also suffers from C.O.P.D due to previous childhood tuberculosis causing lung scarring.
Posted 21 May 2016 by • 0 answers
My daughter ALWAYS gets a false positive. I am wondering if one of her allergens is used to produce the testing solution. She is allergic to caffeine and is also lactose intolerant.
Posted 21 Mar 2016 by • 0 answers
Posted 10 Feb 2016 by • 0 answers
My wife is currently receiving TB treatment (on medication), she was given Cosentyx treatment for her RA. I want to find out what is the repercussion of having two treatment at the same time for different condition.
Posted 7 Jan 2016 by • 1 answer
I just got prescribed a Rifampin for non active TB I'm not taking any kind of med. I'm wondering if is still have a side effect. Im scared to take it.
Posted 18 Nov 2015 by • 1 answer
... treatment because I've heard terrible things about the treatment. I'd like to hear your experiences with the meds for latent tb
Posted 30 May 2015 by • 2 answers
I sip a cocktail of 1-2 Tbs cider vinegar in water with a touch of stevia throughout the day. I take synthroid in morning and cozaar, metformin, pravastatin meds during the day. Will the vinegar intefere with my medications? Should I leave time between meds and vinegar? I wait 1 hour for synthroid ...
Posted 1 Jul 2014 by • 1 answer
... Jobs require a TB test and when I present them with my doctors letter saying I'm ok to work around others, they seem to not call me back and or say they don't have any current clients for me to work with. What is so ironic is that I think I got the Latent TB from a former client with ...
Posted 10 Feb 2014 by • 1 answer
I missed 8 days of rifampicin and isoniazid dose!!! What should i do now?
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