Medical

Have medical questions? Ask a doctor online!

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Medical Questions
I have been diagnosed with a heart murmur (i'm 74 years old
i have been diagnosed with a heart murmur (i'm 74 years old and waiting on hearing from a cardiologist) and wonder why some days it seems harder to breath and i get a headache and feel very hot. The m… read more
Dr. Mark
Dr. Mark
U.S. Board Certified in Neurosurgery
Doctoral Degree
13,616 satisfied customers
I have a congestive heart problem and was given two
I have a congestive heart problem and was given two diuretics, hydrochlorot and spironolactone which I understand is to get rid of water on the heart. Why would I have water on my heart now when my he… read more
Dr. Shah
Dr. Shah
MD
5,190 satisfied customers
I'm going to try your site again. Was having difficulty with
I'm going to try your site again. Was having difficulty with my card.Question: elderly congestive heart patient having same constant constipation problem before & after colonoscopy. I wrote up the cas… read more
Doctor Jennifer
Doctor Jennifer
Doctor
MD
140 satisfied customers
Why is alcohol bad for the heart after congestive heart
Why is alcohol bad for the heart after congestive heart failure with left ventricular dysfunction? And how does it negatively affect the heart. Is a glass of red wine regularly even bad?… read more
Dr Stan
Dr Stan
DO
4,231 satisfied customers
I have congestive heart failure, Pace maker De-fibulator.
I have congestive heart failure, Pace maker De-fibulator. heart goes into atrial fib only a short time couple tims a year. Pacer records it. Everything I read says life expectancy for congestive heart… read more
DrRussMD
DrRussMD
Board Certified Physician
51,788 satisfied customers
I'm 72 years old but I still work. Several years ago I had
I'm 72 years old but I still work. Several years ago I had triple bypass heart surgery. I've been reasonably well ever since. Several months ago I became really short of breath and went to the local e… read more
Dr. David
Dr. David
Radiation Oncology Attending Director
Post-Doctoral Degree
33,305 satisfied customers
Dr. Love, Is Tetrology of Fallot considered a form of
Dr. Love, Is Tetrology of Fallot considered a form of congestive heart failure? Or does that not make sense? If it is not, why would the patient now suffer from congestive heart failure, which I under… read more
Anthony Bray, MD
Anthony Bray, MD
Doctoral Degree
9,226 satisfied customers
I have recently been diagnosed with Congestive heart
I have recently been diagnosed with Congestive heart failure, after having a cold/chest infection, for which i was prescribed Amoxycyllin foll. by Cefeloxin anti biotics, neither of which cleared up t… read more
Dr. D. Love
Dr. D. Love
Doctor
Doctoral Degree
18,159 satisfied customers
My mom is 68 yrs old and in pretty good health. she just had
my mom is 68 yrs old and in pretty good health. she just had a colonoscopy and it was good. there was an inflamation and she just finished the antibiotic for that. during the med time, she was very li… read more
Dr. Phil, MD
Dr. Phil, MD
Internal Medicine Physician
Doctoral Degree
24,949 satisfied customers
My father is 96 and is in the hospital with congestive heart
My father is 96 and is in the hospital with congestive heart failure - he just had a echocardiogram - what are the types of questions I should be asking the doctor so I clearly understand the results … read more
Dr. D. Love
Dr. D. Love
Doctor
Doctoral Degree
18,159 satisfied customers
An 85 year old Caucasian female who has emphysema had a hip
An 85 year old Caucasian female who has emphysema had a hip replacement on May 4. She did well at first, transferred to rehab. She was able to transfer out of bed with assistance, and sit in a chair a… read more
Dr. Mark
Dr. Mark
U.S. Board Certified in Neurosurgery
Doctoral Degree
13,616 satisfied customers
My dad had a double heart valve repair 4 years ago, he is
My dad had a double heart valve repair 4 years ago, he is now complaining of leg pain and swelling,he has been told this is a circulation problem and prescribed zestril, can you tell me exactly what t… read more
Dr  S.A.Alam
Dr S.A.Alam
Consultant, Medicine/Cardiology
Master's Degree
3,183 satisfied customers
I have been diagnosed with congestive heart failure and was
I have been diagnosed with congestive heart failure and was given an injection of novacane with epinepherine yesterday afternoon even though I had informed the clinic that I had an allergy to epinephe… read more
Dr. Pravin
Dr. Pravin
Consultant Dermatologist
Master Degree in Dermatology
2,908 satisfied customers
A few days ago I was diagnosed with CHF. I'm a 57 year-old
A few days ago I was diagnosed with CHF. I'm a 57 year-old male. I was told by a friend it's not a big deal since his mother had it for 25 years. Although I'd like to believe that, it seems a bit too … read more
Dr. D. Love
Dr. D. Love
Doctor
Doctoral Degree
18,159 satisfied customers
I am a 44 female with Spina Bifida. I have been diagnosed
I am a 44 female with Spina Bifida. I have been diagnosed with centralized sleep apnea. I also have osteomyolitis due a wound on my right foot that I have had for nearly four years now. Soon after I g… read more
Dr. Mark
Dr. Mark
private practice of Internal Medicine
Doctoral Degree
3,724 satisfied customers
I WAS TOLD BY MY FAMILY DOCTOR THAT I HAD CONGENITAL HEART
I WAS TOLD BY MY FAMILY DOCTOR THAT I HAD CONGENITAL HEART FAILURE AND THIS IS WHAT CAUSING THE EDEMA IN MY LEGS IS THERE ANY HOPE FOR ME THAT I CAN DO SOMETHING ABOUT THIS PLEASE HELP ME GET RID OF T… read more
Dr. Abby
Dr. Abby
Family Physician
MD
10,247 satisfied customers
6-11-2009 I am a male 82 yrs old and have recently diagnosed
6-11-2009 I am a male 82 yrs old and have recently diagnosed with " congestive heart failure" and " atrial fibillation" 1.What do these 2 terms mean? , in detail, please and 2. What do I do to manage … read more
Dr.R.K
Dr.R.K
Gastroenterologist/Pediatrician
Doctoral Degree
1,326 satisfied customers
My blood pressure medication was recently changed to
My blood pressure medication was recently changed to Exforge. I have had two MI approximately 10 years ago and two angioplasties and congestive heart failure. Initially, as I understand it, the heart … read more
Muddassir
Muddassir
MBBS
222 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

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

Armed with your answer I was able to talk with my son and daughter-in-law about their child who wasn't growing and who wasn't speaking. Since then she has grown about 1/4 of an inch and picked up 4 lbs. Her appetite and awareness have both improved.

SydneyGalveston, Texas

You are absolutely the best team of health professionals on the WEB!

MBRosedale, NY

< 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