Medical

Have medical questions? Ask a doctor online!

Ask a Doctor,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Medical Questions
Yesterday I started with generalized itching. It got more
Yesterday I started with generalized itching. It got more severe as the day went on and I took Benadryl and Pepcid last night and it got better. It started again this morning but with hives that were … read more
DrRussMD
DrRussMD
Board Certified Physician
51,788 satisfied customers
I have had severe hives for over a month, accompanied by a
I have had severe hives for over a month, accompanied by a respiratory infection (chronic cough). Antihistamines, including doxepin, have not worked. Should I try prednisone? … read more
Dr. David
Dr. David
Radiation Oncology Attending Director
Post-Doctoral Degree
13,309 satisfied customers
I missed a dose of prednisone and need to ask what to do.
I missed a dose of prednisone and need to ask what to do. … read more
Dr Chip (M.D.)
Dr Chip (M.D.)
Doctor
M.D.
16,629 satisfied customers
If I took one mucinex 600 mg guaifenesin 10 hours ago would
If I took one mucinex 600 mg guaifenesin 10 hours ago would it be ok to have a few glasses of wine at this point? … read more
Dr Chip (M.D.)
Dr Chip (M.D.)
Doctor
M.D.
16,629 satisfied customers
I am breastfeeding my newborn. I will take a day off from
I am breastfeeding my newborn. I will take a day off from breastfeeding occasionally to consume alcohol. I put my husband on duty and he feeds him milk I have previously expressed. I count the amount … read more
Dr Uzair
Dr Uzair
Doctor
M.B.,B.S. FCPS
10,764 satisfied customers
I was taking Augmentin and on my 9th day I developed hives.
I was taking Augmentin and on my 9th day I developed hives. I took an Allegra and the hives went away. I stopped taking the Augmentin. The next day I developed pain when I breathe on my right side und… read more
Dr. Phil, MD
Dr. Phil, MD
Internal Medicine Physician
Doctoral Degree
2,900 satisfied customers
I am taking 60 mg/ day of prednisone for a shellfish
I am taking 60 mg/ day of prednisone for a shellfish allergic reaction. My hives and swelling are gone is it safe to start phasing down the dosage of this medication?… read more
Dr Basu
Dr Basu
Physician
Doctoral Degree
11,307 satisfied customers
Had 2 glasses of wine 3 hrs ago and am nursing. using the
hello. had 2 glasses of wine 3 hrs ago and am nursing. using the milkscreen alcohol test strips - after 3 hrs the test was neg- how accurate are these strips? safe to use as guidance? if i tested nega… read more
Family Physician
Family Physician
Doctor
Doctoral Degree
2,592 satisfied customers
Trazodone and alcohol: I was just prescribed this medication
Trazodone and alcohol: I was just prescribed this medication to help with prednisone induced insomnia (I have not had more than 3 hrs a night sleep in 6 weeks!) I know that it is dangerous to combine … read more
Dr. D. Love
Dr. D. Love
Doctor
Doctoral Degree
18,159 satisfied customers
Temazepam and alcohol: I asked, a few minutes ago about
Temazepam and alcohol: I asked, a few minutes ago about Trazodone and alcohol. If Trazodone doesn't help with the insomnia, the next drug we will try is Temazepam. Does the advice-- one glass of wine … read more
Dr. D. Love
Dr. D. Love
Doctor
Doctoral Degree
18,159 satisfied customers
Man 80 yrs in good health start of Dementia broke out in
man 80 yrs in good health start of Dementia broke out in hives on tuesday took benadryl 50mg. kept braking out benadryl 25mg every 4 hours wenesday same evening went to emergency room doctor gave him … read more
Dr. Das, MD
Dr. Das, MD
Senior Consultant, Radiodiagnosis
MBBS.MD
1,024 satisfied customers
Dear Dr. -- I started taking Prednisone for a severe hive
Dear Dr. -- I started taking Prednisone for a severe hive allergic reaction outbreak. I tried claritin/benedryl and pecid ac at first to no avail kept getting worse. Dr. prescribed Prednisone 6 day ta… read more
911DOC
911DOC
Emergency Medicine Physician
Doctoral Degree
2,792 satisfied customers
I had a severe allergic reaction to generic macrobid
i had a severe allergic reaction to generic macrobid nitrofurtin. i took 8 of 10 days of nitrofurten -- started to have heavy fatigue & migraine and on 7th or 8th day got a fever of 100 for a day and … read more
DrRussMD
DrRussMD
Board Certified Physician
51,788 satisfied customers
Taking 40 mg of prednisone per day and I am having night
Taking 40 mg of prednisone per day and I am having night sweats while sleeping Could this be a known side effect.… read more
Dr Abby
Dr Abby
Family Physician
MD
3 satisfied customers
Reacurring hives can't get tested until their gone. I am
reacurring hives can't get tested until their gone. I am taking predniscine 20 mg twice a day. I' m on the second day and filled with hives. I beleive they should be lessening so they can due testing.… read more
Dr. K.
Dr. K.
Primary Care Physician
Doctoral Degree
2,130 satisfied customers
Lately, after breaking out in a rash down the entire left
Lately, after breaking out in a rash down the entire left side of my body and sprinkled gradually on my right. ( from neck, most congested on shoulder, down to toes), believed to be from sleeping on c… read more
Dr Basu
Dr Basu
Physician
Doctoral Degree
11,307 satisfied customers
50 year old female with lupus and Sjorgens syndrome presnted
50 year old female with lupus and Sjorgens syndrome presnted with macrocytosis of MCV of 102.2 fL, MCH of 34.8 pg. Her folic acid, vit. B12, liver function tests are all normal. She is not a drinker e… read more
Louise Sivak
Louise Sivak
Pediatrician
Doctoral Degree
138 satisfied customers
I recently had laparoscopic surgery to remove a cyst. My
Good morning, I recently had laparoscopic surgery to remove a cyst. My doctor told me that he noticed that my liver was discolored while performing the procedure. I take 2 ibuprofen every night and I … read more
Dr Owen
Dr Owen
Ob/Gyn Doctor
Doctoral Degree
406 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I feel so much better today, and upon further investigation believe that there is a chance that the responses I got saved me from a serious, even life threatening situation. I am very grateful to the experts who answered me.

Susan O.USA

I can go as far as to say it could have resulted in saving my sons life and our entire family now knows what bipolar is and how to assist and understand my most wonderful son, brother and friend to all who loves him dearly. Thank you very much

Corrie MollPretoria, South Africa

I thank-you so much! It really helped to have this information and confirmation. We will watch her carefully and get her in for the examination and US right away if things do not improve. God bless you as well!

ClaudiaAlbuquerque, NM

Outstanding response time less than 6 minutes. Answered the question professionally and with a great deal of compassion.

KevinBeaverton, OR

Suggested diagnosis was what I hoped and will take this info to my doctor's appointment next week.
I feel better already! Thank you.

ElanorTracy, CA

Thank you to the Physician who answered my question today. The answer was far more informative than what I got from the Physicians I saw in person for my problem.

JulieLockesburg, AR

You have been more help than you know. I seriously don't know what my sisters situation would be today if you had not gone above and beyond just answering my questions.

John and StefanieTucson, AZ

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Family Physician

Family Physician

Doctor

2,592 satisfied customers

Emergency Medicine and Family Practice for over 26 years

Dr. Ketch

Dr. Ketch

Board Certified Physician

76 satisfied customers

Medical Degree, Former Assistant Professor at School of Medicine at Yale University

DrRussMD

DrRussMD

Board Certified Physician

51,788 satisfied customers

Internal Medicine--practice all of internal medicine, all ages, family, health, prevention, complementary medicine, etc.

Dr. David

Dr. David

Board Certified Physician

224 satisfied customers

Treat children/young adults, former chief resident, multiple publications

Dr. D. Love

Dr. D. Love

Doctor

18,159 satisfied customers

Family Physician for 10 years; Hospital Medical Director for 10 years.

Dr Chip (M.D.)

Dr Chip (M.D.)

Doctor

16,629 satisfied customers

20 yrs. in practice, including surgery, general medicine, addiction medicine and pain.

Dr. Arun Phophalia

Dr. Arun Phophalia

Doctor

14,303 satisfied customers

MBBS MS. Post doctoral fellowship in Sports Medicine. General surgeon and sports medicine specialist

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x