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Jun 19, 2014
"Hi! If you were my patient, I would advise you that you have ruled out HIV with your negative tests. Recurrent yeast infections are common and difficult to treat. Antibiotic use can contribute to recurrent yeast, so be judicious with t..."
Jun 19, 2014
"Hi! If you were my patient, I would advise you that the chance of pregnancy from that encounter is vanishingly small. If your partner already ovulated, there is no need for worry this cycle. If she hasn't ovulated yet, the contraceptio..."
Jun 19, 2014
"Hi! If you were my patient, I would advise you that there is no reason why you can't take both of those medications. Good luck! Dr B"
Jun 19, 2014
"Hi! If you were my patient, I would advise you that it is OK to take supplements for "female troubles" in combination with your other two medications. Side effects are very individual and you will have to watch for them. The combination..."
Jun 14, 2014
"Hi! If you were my patient, I would advise you to go to your local ER. You will probably need some type of imaging. It is possible that you could have a subdural hematoma that is gradually building up, and may need some type of treatme..."
Jun 13, 2014
"Hi! If you were my patient, I would advise you that the medication you are taking does NOT cause a false positive test. Further more, it can cause birth defects and you should stop taking it immediately. You need to see a doctor. If y..."
Jun 11, 2014
"Hi! If you were my patient, I would advise you that your BEST option is to avoid adding any new medications and just work with diet and exercise. I know it is extremely difficult, especially if you are over 40! There are some medicati..."
Jun 10, 2014
"Hi! If you were my patient, I would advise you that Plan B should be effective despite the antibiotics. Be certain to do a pregnancy test if you don't have your period within the recommended time frame. But, Plan B should be effective..."
Jun 10, 2014
"Hi! If you were my patient, I would advise you that you and your baby are probably fine. I would not recommend sunbathing, of course, for many reasons--skin cancer, etc. However, if you drank fluids and cooled off when you felt hot, you..."
Jun 07, 2014
"Hi! If you were my patient, I would advise you that there are only a few types of antibiotics that actually do reduce the effectiveness of oral contraceptive pills, and these are rarely prescribed. It is safer to recommend a backup meth..."