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14 hours in the General Health Community - 1
Yes this would be something to have a doctor check out right away to rule out any major concerns and treat any potential sprains or other injuries.
Oct 18, 2014 in the Gastroenterology Community - 1
To rule out any concerns such as a hernia or other related condition it would be worthwhile to see a doctor. How long has this been occurring? Was there any time you lifted anything heavy and encountered muscle strain? Have you had any other health conditions? All of these would be worthwhile questions to think over and let a doctor know so that they would...
Oct 17, 2014 in the Bipolar Disorder Community - 1
These type of side effects are often worse in the beginning but often improve over time. Make sure to inform your psychiatrist about this and they can tell you how to proceed. Part of it may be the interactions between the various medications. Are they in the process of transferring you from one medication to another? Lamictal requires a very slow titra...
Oct 16, 2014 in the Head & Traumatic Brain Injury Community - 2
It would be essential at this time to go to the e.r. to prevent anything from worsening and so what you have can be treated. An emergency room cannot turn down a person in need of help. Also they should be able to provide referrals for further follow up on the long term impact of the injuries. As well it would be crucial to explain to them the cause of...
Oct 13, 2014 in the Bipolar Disorder Community - 1
All anti-psychotics have the potential to cause prolactin elevation which can disrupt sexual functioning. How people respond to each medication varies from person to person. Its known that the atypical antipsychotics (Risperdal onwards) are less likely to cause this concern. There are still ongoing studies as to which specific antipsychotic might have les...
Oct 13, 2014 in the Neurology Community - 1
It made sense if doctors said further tests were needed to follow up. If you can't go on your own then perhaps find another person who can accompany you. The doctors will be able to tell you what follow up might be needed after the tests are completed and evaluated by them. It would be worthwhile to contact them for a follow up appointment. The bu...
Oct 13, 2014 in the Neurology Community - 1
There is a potential connection because can compress on the optic nerve. However only a doctor would understand the clinical specifics. It would be worthwhile to contact the doctors who did the testing so they could determine what appropriate follow up is. Most probably this will take long term follow up and evaluation from a neurologist but they cou...
Oct 12, 2014 in the Dermatology Community - 5
You may be reacting to the shampoo you use so you could ask your pharmacist what other shampoo might be of help but have a more mild effect. If that doesn't help improve things then it would be worthwhile to see a dermatologist.
Oct 12, 2014 in the General Health Community - 2
It would be best to wash it off now to avoid any skin conditions or irritation.
Oct 12, 2014 in the Parkinson’s Disease Community - 1
It would be worthwhile to ask a neurologist who is a movement disorders specialist whether the digestive concerns and any other concerns are caused by the Parkinson's or a side effect of the medication or both. Then they could appropriately adjust any treatment you are receiving within their clinical discretion for the best response. Also they could...