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  1. Fleet saline enemas are pretty harsh. Maybe you...

    Fleet saline enemas are pretty harsh. Maybe you need to find other modalities to manage your bowels over long term.
  2. Thread: Bladder Botox

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    Or...there are many reports on this forum that...

    Or...there are many reports on this forum that after about 4-5 Botox injection experiences, they are no longer effective. I am c6/7 complete and my experience with Botox was it was not effective...
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    I've been in the same position you are in...

    I've been in the same position you are in now...trying to decide what to do, how to manage my bladder when my bladder capacity got so low that my life revolved around cathing. Botox no longer...
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    Any changes in medications, prescription or over...

    Any changes in medications, prescription or over the counter?

    Last fall, during our "second" allergy season, I took Benadryl for 5 days straight. Nothing else changed in my diet or medications. ...
  5. You can fix up wheelchair for reuse, but I think...

    You can fix up wheelchair for reuse, but I think there are some issues about sanitizing a wheelchair for reuse. You may need to research that.
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    But you had Botox that should ameliorate your...

    But you had Botox that should ameliorate your bladder spasms...If the Botox isn't working may be you have to supplement the Botox with anticholeringerics.

    Do you know the dosage of Botox you got? ...
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    Any other symptoms that would indicate urinary...

    Any other symptoms that would indicate urinary tract infection?
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    Have you tried different joysticks. Body Point...

    Have you tried different joysticks. Body Point makes quite a few to address different problems. There are other companies who make other types of joysticks. A physical therapist or an orthotist my...
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    In no way is the healing of damaged elbows a...

    In no way is the healing of damaged elbows a quick fix. NL endured nearly 3 years of pain and limitation of movement before she began to heal. She couldn't take a lot of time off to heal either. ...
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    How is it possible that our Erin has graduated...

    How is it possible that our Erin has graduated from college?!?!?!?!?!
    CONGRATULATIONS to you, your family and Erin! We know it has been a family affair and effort. NL and I wish Erin all the...
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    No worries.

    No worries.
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    I know it is hard to rest your elbows, but that...

    I know it is hard to rest your elbows, but that is the number one thing you need to do when you are trying to heal what is most likely tendinitis. Paying attention to how you arms are positioned...
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    Difficulty inserting Duette catheters has been...

    Difficulty inserting Duette catheters has been addressed here a couple of times, but not recently. I talked to the President of Poiesis about this difficulty and was told:


    Regarding the...
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    Hi Oti, "Leila" doesn't visit here much anymore....

    Hi Oti,
    "Leila" doesn't visit here much anymore. What number are you looking for, maybe I could help.
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    The bogey in this protocol is how those of us...

    The bogey in this protocol is how those of us with indwelling catheters can use it.

    Very glad that those of you who use intermittent catheterization to manage your bladders have found a protocol...
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    I wish our moderators would fuse these two...

    I wish our moderators would fuse these two threads together:

    http://sci.rutgers.edu/forum/showthread.php?264005-Intravesical-gentamicin-is-a-winner...
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    For wheelchair seating pressure mapping in your...

    For wheelchair seating pressure mapping in your area of Texas, check out Baylor, Scott and White Institute for Rehabilitation. They have RESNA (Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology...
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    Storage of Gentamicin 10mg/ml and 40mg/ml...

    Storage of Gentamicin 10mg/ml and 40mg/ml solution: ...
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    Anyone using gentamicin to help prevent urinary...

    Anyone using gentamicin to help prevent urinary tract infections have a supra pubic catheter to manage their bladders? Seems the protocol in these studies and trials is to instill diluted gentamicin...
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    Here are instructions for Gentamicin dilution and...

    Here are instructions for Gentamicin dilution and instillation from Seattle Children's Hospital: https://www.seattlechildrens.org/pdf/PE1769.pdf

    Gentamicin Bladder instillations decrease...
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    If you want other people to report their problems...

    If you want other people to report their problems with defective catheters to Medtronic and you don't, the company may or may not find out about the problem. Most people won't take the time to...
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    If you take this complaint route, keep us posted....

    If you take this complaint route, keep us posted.

    I don't want to dissuade you from making a YouTube video, but then make sure that goes the same route I've suggested. Making a YouTube video and...
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    Agree that the swivel in these casters can be...

    Agree that the swivel in these casters can be adjusted to help with that jerky swerve problem. Most Permobil mechanics will not make the adjustment, because they are afraid of creating caster...
  24. The only use for gentamicin that I have read on...

    The only use for gentamicin that I have read on this forum is for helping to prevent urinary tract infection.

    I've also searched the internet literature and I haven't found any scholarly papers...
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    And what kind of pharmacy fills the prescription?...

    And what kind of pharmacy fills the prescription? I live in northern California outside of San Francisco, and local retail pharmacies won't touch the prescription. Do you go to a compounding...
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