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Ampyra Side Effects
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How long until I see results and side effect lengths. I am experiencing numbness in R hand and trouble urinating. ## Ampyra contains the active ingredient Dalfampridine, it is used to treat MS symptoms. That said, most medications can take 30days or more to reach their full effectiveness. There is no medication, however, that works for everyone. Side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, dizziness and headache. There is also another thread where people posted some of their experiences using it: Do you have any other questions? ...
Updated 4 years ago in Ampyra.
Tue, Apr 27 '10, 2:37 PM
DONT BE STUPID AND INJECT LOROTAB
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I would not recomend on trying this because it will lead to certain death as heart failure ..... My sister tried this and she ended up dying from cardiac arrest so it would not be a good choice to crush it up and try to inject it............. ## Thank you for the post, Clint. I always try to warn people on here that ask about it, because trying to inject any medication that is not intended to be used that way is very dangerous. Tablets contain more than just the active ingredients, they also contain fillers and not all of them are meant to be broken down by the human body. Normally, they are just expelled in our body waste. If someone tries to crush and dissolve a pill to inject it, they are putting these substances into their bodies in a way, in which, it cannot process them out. This ... ...
Updated 3 years ago in Heart (Cardiac).
Wed, Apr 13 '11, 8:41 AM
RINIFOL USES & DOSES
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uses & doses of rinifol cap & syr ## What are the side-effects of Rinifol capsules manufactured by Elan Pharma (India) Pvt Ltd.? When is it prescribed? ## Rinifol is just a nutritional supplement that contains a variety of vitamins that are essential to your overall health. Thus, it doesn't necessarily have a specific treatment purpose, unless you are deficient in one of the vital nutrients it contains, but it can be beneficial to you. The only known side effect is nausea, since they can be a bit strong for some people, so you may need to take it with food. Is there anything else I can help with? ## I have large subtotal perforation in left eardrum membrane. Doctor has suggested operation to replace it. Is there any other way for cure? Also Ciplox 500 and Rinifol are given a... ...
Updated 5 months ago in Nausea & Vomiting.
Sun, Jun 15 '14, 11:23 PM
find what kind of pill?
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Hi, found some pills they are orange very small ,,,round, and there's a five on the one side and nothhing on the other Please help me figure out what they are. ## This contains 5mgs of Basacodyl, a generic or store brand of Dulcolax, these are sold over the counter in both the US and Canada. They are a commonly used laxative. Common side effects may include: nausea, stomach cramping, gas and diarrhea. You can read more on it here: Do you have any other questions? ## this guy doesnt know what hes talking about, ive been looking for the same answer, people think they know what they are and dont! its an opiod, i know that, kids in my neighbourhood pop them to get high, kinda like a dilaudid supposedly, definatley not a laxative! they are very small bright oragne with a 5 indented on on... ...
Updated 3 years ago in Dulcolax.
Fri, Mar 04 '11, 10:49 AM
humamet generic name
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generic name ## Humamet contains Metformin Hydrochloride and is manufactured by Lilly in the Philippines. It is indicated for treating Diabetes mellitus. Do you have any other questions or information to add? Please post back if you do... ## hi, i just want to know if i can use this medicine for dieting? i heard its helps reduce body weights? if so, is there any side effects? thank you and more power ## It is not used as a diet pill, but it may aid weight loss. This drug is mainly for obese people with type 2 diabetes, in the result of taking Metformin you may lose weight. Click on the link below to learn more.... Do you you have any more questions or information to add? Please post back if you do. ## my ob-gyne advised me to take metformin along with yasmin for my PCOS. what are the po... ...
Updated 2 years ago in Metformin.
Fri, Feb 17 '12, 7:24 AM
I don't want to have period
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Dr give birth control call lo loestrin and she told me to take at the first day of my period this month and I just had it today . And she said maybe you not gona have ur period . So is that right the birth control will stop it . And after I leave it do I can get pregnant easily am just gona take from today until 11/3/13 ## Hi Saja, From what I understand, it is possible for you to miss a period if you take birth control on the first day of your menstrual cycle. However, hormones can affect different people in different ways, whereas some women will menstruate regularly and some won't. I don't think there is any harm in skipping, but if you are concerned about it, you should probably consult your doctor. As far as getting pregnant goes, I believe you are susceptible to pregnancy ... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Lo Loestrin Fe.
Sun, Sep 29 '13, 3:32 PM
White capsule from Brazil no markings for diet or ADHD
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Small white capsule from Brazil with a white powder in it and no markings. It's one of three pills from Brazil that are used as diet pills and/or pills for ADHD. ## U know the pills you speak of. I have been trying to find them for more than a year. I got them from the dominican and yes one of three pills from Brazil... Lord today, if people only knew how well these pills work... Smooth as butter, no side effect at all... have you found them... ## I know the pills you speak of. I have been trying to find them for more than a year. I got them from the dominican and yes one of three pills from Brazil... Lord today, if people only knew how well these pills work... Smooth as butter, no side effect at all... have you found them... ## sue .. have u found pill ## Hey ... have any of you gu... ...
Updated 8 months ago in ADD / ADHD.
Thu, Mar 20 '14, 9:54 AM
comparison between ibuprofen arcoxia
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I am a US citizen & am residing permanently in S. Central Ecuador. We love this place, but there are so many adjustments to make & in so many different areas! I have a chronic illness & must take some medications. I must do lots of internet searching on this topic as my Spanish is not yet adequate though I only see an MD with a translator.....And please correct me if I'm wrong, but most of the small pharmcies seem to be run & owned by people without medical education so I do not feel comfortable asking them.....My husband was prescribed Arcoxia for sore muscles after a minor fall. His only health problem is asthma, & we get confused by which anti-inflammatory drugs are okay with asthma. Please clarify, if you know. Also, compare Ibuprofan with Arcoxia. Thank You ...
Updated 5 months ago in Ibuprofen.
Wed, Jun 18 '14, 9:59 AM
oxycondoyne and nuvigil
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My partner has increased her oxy intake substantially since taking nuvigil and can't explain whether it's needed for pain or depression. It will end in depression because her 120/mo 15 mg/oxy just won't last. The apparent simultaneous use of both meds seems to show a departure from reality. Similar experiences requested. MM ## Hello, Michael! How is she doing? Oxycodone is a narcotic analgesic, so it isn't going to properly treat depression. It does give some people a lift, but that is only temporary, because it is a side effect that eventually wears off, so the person must keep raising their dosage to get it back. She's getting in a bad cycle here that has the potential to be very dangerous. She shouldn't be taking more of this than her doctor has directed. Lear... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Nuvigil.
Thu, Nov 21 '13, 2:33 PM
Symbicort Side Effects
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I HAVE AN ITCHY, RED BLISTERING RASH ON BOTH SHINS. CAN IT BE CAUSED BY SYMBICORT? I HAVE COPD, EMPHYSEMA AND HEP C. I HAVE ALSO BEEN ITCHING QUITE A BIT, WITHOUT RASH, ALL OVER MY BODY FOR THE PAST TWO MONTHS. ANY IDEAS WHAT IT MIGHT BE RELATED TO? ## Symbicort contains the active ingredient Formoterol and Bedesonide and yes, it has been known to cause both types of side effects, in some people. It can affect your circulation, which makes you more susceptible to allergens and it can also, sometimes, cause such rashes. Have you consulted your doctor? You may need to switch to a different medication. ## I have taken Symbicort for 2 weeks and I have the same blistering rash. I itch everywhere. I hope it goes away soon. It is very uncomfortable. ## I have a red rash on my elbows and on my ... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Symbicort.
Sat, Aug 03 '13, 12:48 PM
Adderall
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PLEASE someone help me understand this new medication my doc just put me on. Never taken Adderall before and wanting to talk to those of you who have experienced it's effects. i have 20mg capsules and i get headaches and my heart can race just a little but not bothersome yet. Yes, I have doc and pharm answers but i want real answers from people who use this in their lives. THANK YOU GUYS! ## Hello: I think that it is GREAT to question any new Psych drug that is prescribed. I have had some very bad experiences. I have taken Adderall since 2005 and it has been fantastic. I too have racing heart beats, shaking and sometimes very euphoric. I would suggest that you don;t take adderall and drink coffee or any other caffeine type product as I think this makes the nervous feeling worse. You... ...
Updated 5 days ago in Adderall XR.
Fri, Dec 12 '14, 7:16 PM
Back Bone Pain in spinalcard
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i got severe pain in my spinal card if i am sitting continuously.and also at night times i got the pain severely like my bones are pending. in my exray , one my bone is in damaged condition like corrosion but i am just 22 what should i do? ## What has your doctor advised? One thing you should do is avoid being sedentary for long periods of time, especially if you know it is going to cause you pain. Lack of movement will always aggravate these types of conditions and many people let themselves become sedentary, not realizing how much of their pain can be alleviated through exercise and movement. ...
Updated 2 years ago.
Thu, Dec 29 '11, 2:07 PM
Folitrax 5 mg side effect
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My wife, diagnosed with auto body immune , she has been advised for folitrax 5 mg, once in 5 days. She has Ben having mild headache , after 2 days of taking the 2nd dose. There is no other listed side effect is noticed. Pls suggest if this headache could be, because of the side effect of folitrax. Is she been given right medicine. Thanks ## There is not much side effect for folitrax. Dont gave too much importance to peoples talk. if are that much suspicious check CBC, ESR, FBS, HbAIC, Creatinine, SGOT, SGPT and Urine R/E and consult a doctor. If everything is normal nothing to worry. Repeat these diagnostics every 6 months to ensure you are perfect. ...
Updated 2 months ago.
Wed, Sep 24 '14, 1:03 AM
headache and tripoline
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tripoline was prescribeb for headaches that occurred in my sleep from midnight onwards added that I should stop using any painkillers.It did work for about a month but the headaches have returned and the use of tripoline now causes heavy drowsiness the following day ## Amitriptyline is a tricyclic antidepressant. That said, while it is sometimes prescribed off-label for headaches, it can also cause them in some people as a side effect. The drowsiness can also be a side effects, but it could also be due to sleep disruption from the headaches or both. Have you spoken to your doctor about the problem? ...
Updated 4 years ago in Amitriptyline.
Tue, Apr 27 '10, 4:14 PM
osteoarthitis on neck and upper back
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I have had osteoarthritis in my neck and upper back for over 20 yrs.now I have arthritis in both of my hands.i am only 45 yrs old,what can I do.i have no income or insurance. ## Hello, Sharon! How are you? I'm sorry about the problems that you're having. With the advent of ObamaCare, there are many plans available that people can now apply for and the cost varies according to your income, thus if you're low income or have no income, you may qualify for completely free coverage. You need to search for the insurance website in your state, or search on the federal site to see what is available. Another alternative is to contact the social work department of your nearest large hospital, they usually keep a list of resources just for people like you that don't have coverage, ... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Arthritis.
Fri, Nov 29 '13, 12:15 PM
you can get a buzz Promethazine plus (anything)
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as a matter of fact when taken with benadryl one can get a euphoria. most doc will make a pain patient wait 30 between meds knowing that Promethazine will magnify the pain meds. ## It doesn't have the same effect on everyone that takes it, even if they combine it with other medications. These are just side effects that are experienced by a small percentage of the people that take it. Learn more Promethazine details here. Are there any questions or comments? ...
Updated 2 years ago in Promethazine.
Thu, Nov 15 '12, 4:06 PM
Can Trepeline cause hallucinations?
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My mom had a craniotomy one month ago. She is still in rehab. She experiences nightmare-ish hallucinations though. They give her trepeline in the evenings toghether with her epilepsy medication. Is Trepeline given for depression (depression is common for craniotomy patients). Anti-depressants can cause hallucinations. Will Trepeline be the culprit? ## What does her doctor think is causing them? Some antidepressants can cause them, in some people, but it's really difficult to say whether it's solely the medication, the craniotomy, or perhaps a combination of both. ...
Updated 2 years ago in Anticonvulsant.
Tue, Mar 27 '12, 6:01 PM
canada-methadone for pain help
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changing from Methadone for pain to Suboxone for pain. Pain clinc is trying to pass the buck, I cant find a GP in or around the Trenton Ontario area to prescribe. I have been taken 150 mg pill form for 6 years works good. But moved pain clinc is in Oakville Ontario usually pain clinc wants your GP to take over prescribing but most GPs are nervous because they have to get a section 56 Methadone exemption. Canadian government needs to make it easier to get, would help out a lot of people. Try going to a Addiction centre just to get Medication closer to home. But those places are very very degrading they treat you like a criminal must pee in cup in front of them very week sometimes more. Also dirty place ect. I was getting prescriptions 2 months at a time. They wanted to give me a weeks worth ...
Updated 4 months ago in Methadone.
Wed, Aug 13 '14, 3:39 AM
Epitec & EPILIM
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Hi, I am currently on EPITEC 200 for Bipolar Depression.. It is a wonderful drug and has helped me alot to get through life. I depend on EPITEC every day because it helps to keep my mood up, gives me confidence in myself. However, I've not picked up any weight for the last few years and it LOOKS like i am dying of hunger..(People worry)…I spoke to my doctor and he said that he will put me on EPILIM.. But, i need to bring my dose down first to 50mg. I am now sitting on my first day where i am down to 100mg and its honestly terrible. Does anyone know what will happen if i suddenly jump to EPILIM? Is there a risk? Also, what do you think of EPILIM? ## I don't have any personal experience with either medication, but apparently loss of appetite and weight loss are b... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Bipolar Disorder.
Sat, Nov 16 '13, 2:25 AM
How Does Lexamil Cause Weight Gain
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I AM CURRENTLY ON A VERY EFFECTICE EATING PLAN AND EXERCISE ROUTING FOR LOSING WEIGHT. HOWEVER, I'VE BEEN USING LEXAMIL 20MG FOR 3 WEEKS NOW CAN CANNOT MANAGE TO SHED ANY MORE WEIGHT ## Lexamil contains the active ingredient Escitalopram and it is actually not known to cause significant weight gain. In clinical trials, after 6 months of use, most people have gained less than 0.6kg. It may be just your body adjusting to your current diet and exercise regimen. This can happen with any plan, like this, and it can cause weight loss to slow. Are there any other questions? ...
Updated 3 years ago in Escitalopram.
Sun, May 29 '11, 9:56 AM


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