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My question is of a nature and a concern that I have. It is

My question is of a sexual nature and a concern that I have. It is rather embarrassing and I would like assurance that our conversation will not be printed for third parties to read, thank you. *****: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?Customer: No I have not visited a doctor. I take Atenolol 25mg daily for a mild Atrial Flutter and also 0.4 mg of Tamsulosin for an enlarged prostate.JA: What medications do you take daily? Are you allergic to any medications?Customer: Medications as stated, no allergy to medications.JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?Customer: No, I have excellent BP (115/65) low total cholesterol of 110 and weigh 172 lbs and 5'11" tall.

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Dr.Anil

M.B.B.S

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I have kidney stones that i pass everyday. Im wondering if

I have kidney stones that i pass everyday. Im wondering if taking azo will help some with the painJA: How long have you had the pain? What seems to make the pain better or worse?Customer: I have the pain usually every day. The stones pass so often its just always hurting. Lot of blood in my urine. So this is regular for me. Nothing i do makes the pain better. Laying down makes it worseJA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?Customer: I have rheumatoid arthritis, fibromyalgia and lupus

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Dr. Arun Phophalia

Consultant Surgeon and Sports Medicine

Post-Doctoral Degree

24,672 satisfied customers
I get a warm feeling up my spine up to my head gives me a

I get a warm feeling up my spine up to my head gives me a dizzy feeling and fades away. This usually happens at breakfast I eat lots of fruit and eggs also.JA: How long have you been dealing with this? Is there anything in particular that makes your head feel worse or better?Customer: No when I feel it coming on I sit still and look away and it stops. I am 72 years old and have copd I think it may be something to do with the medications I take however I have been taking these medications for 2 yrs.JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?Customer: No

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My brother has an enlarged prostate. He gets upa lot durring

my brother has an enlarged prostate. He gets upa lot durring the night to urniate. When he does , it comes out in drips. Does he need an operatio or is there some natural supplement like Beta PollenPus. Shoud the doctor a test such as a cystscpy r ultrasound beger giving advice such as an operation My brother is 78.JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?Customer: He went to a clinic but I don't know what he is takingJA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?Customer: Only that he has arthrithis

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Dr Josh

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B.A.M.S.

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As a 73 year old with diverticulosis, I would like to know

As a 73 year old with diverticulosis, I would like to know what foods should be avoided.JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?Customer: Yes, it was discovered after a occult blood test and the follow up colonoscopy. Medications are simva statin, procure, tamsulosin, metaformin (my Aic=6.2 now)JA: Is this a time sensitive issue? What type of specimen are they testing?Customer: No not a time sensitive issue. I just wondered what I should avoid from turning diverticulosis into divertitulitis. No morfe testing until next year when I do the occult blood test again.JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?Customer: No my blood pressure is 150/83. I ride a bicycle almost daily. 2 total knee replacements. one in may and the other a year ago.

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Dr. Phil, MD

Internal Medicine Physician

Doctoral Degree

46,260 satisfied customers
I have an enlarged prostate and I take tamsulosin for it.

I have an enlarged prostate and I take tamsulosin for it. I'm on holiday in Tenerife and as I was peeing before going to bed at the end blood was coming out ?JA: In general, how has your health been lately?Customer: Ok I had a blood test 2 weeks ago for my prostate and it was ok. I do have stable angina. I have been doing more exercise whilst on holiday . I've been brisk waking for an hour every morning for 13 days now.JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?Customer: Not really, I take beta blockers, nitrate pills and an aspirin every day for my heart condition Ok

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Dr. Phil, MD

Internal Medicine Physician

Doctoral Degree

46,260 satisfied customers
I fell over a bicycle and hurt my rib(s) about an inch or 2

I fell over a bicycle and hurt my rib(s) about an inch or 2 above my nipple, and about 3 inches from the center of my chest. There was no swelling or discoloration, but it is painful with certain movements, and very painful at night when "tossing and turning". I've taken Tylenol with no affect.JA: What medications do you take daily? Are you allergic to any medications?Customer: No medicinal allergies. I am 69 yrs. of age, taking the following meds for a few different conditions: Duloxetine, Meloxicam, Pentoxifylline, Tamsulosin, VesicareJA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?Customer: I am currently working with a neurologist because of disc problems in my back, and arthritis in my back and hip.

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Dr.Saleem

Consultant Cardiologist

Doctoral Degree

1,450 satisfied customers
My boyfriend was jut discharged from the last hospital he

My boyfriend was jut discharged from the last hospital he was in -this started Oct. 2-he was in St Vincents a local hospital -discharged after seven days-he had been in severe pain-after being discharged he was admitted to Methodists in Indianapolis-still with C-diff-he had C-diff Oct 2nd-while at Methodists a stint was put in to increase blood supply to the bowel-he was discharged again but Home Health sent him back to the local hospital because K was too low-he was there for 12 days-sent home-again sent to local hospital-then transferred to St. Vincents in Indiananapolis -finally after the C-diff was stopped-he then a surgical procedure-he has a permanent colostomy-but the surgeon was unable to remove the lower bowel due to severe adhesions-as long as the blood supply continues he will be OK but if it ceases he will die --is there anything more that can be done?

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Vakul Aren

Consultant Physician

Post graduation (Liverpool, U.K.)

3,406 satisfied customers
The ER inserted a FOLEY catheter yesterday, I am taking

The ER inserted a FOLEY catheter yesterday, I am taking tamsulotion half hour after breakfast. I will be seeing my urologist hopefully tomorrow. The reason I went to the ER was yesterday morning I had a face lift surgery and was told the anathesia blocked my urine track. What will the urologist recommend....... the FOLEY is uncomfortable

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Dr. Phil, MD

Internal Medicine Physician

Doctoral Degree

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