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I am having pain in my left leg. I have gout but it start…

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I am having pain...

I am having pain in my left leg. I have gout but it start after I was take metformin 500mg. I stop take when I talk to my doctor

Doctor's Assistant: When were you prescribed Metformin? How severe were any side effects?

I broke out in a rasp and my leg start to hurt

Doctor's Assistant: Have you used anything besides Metformin for this?

No

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

I am hiv positive and have high press

Submitted: 1 month ago.Category: Neurology
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Neurologist: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 1 month ago
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Hi, this is Dr Phil, here to assist you. I am Board Certified with over 10 years of experience. I will respond with my answer shortly. Thank you.

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Neurologist: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 1 month ago

How old are you?

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
65
Neurologist: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 1 month ago

you had a rash?

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Neurologist: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 1 month ago

Ok then it is definitely a drug reaction

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
What's I need to do
Neurologist: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 1 month ago

call your doctor and ask to change meds

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
Ok
Neurologist: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 1 month ago

was this helpful?

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
My doctor didn't give me anything yes
Neurologist: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 1 month ago

welcome :)

ask for a different med

call and ask

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