Search:

Type: Posts; User: xsfxsf

Page 1 of 28 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.06 seconds.

  1. Replies
    5
    Views
    806

    I have also noticed that constipation causes me...

    I have also noticed that constipation causes me to have severe depressive symptoms.
  2. Replies
    4
    Views
    300

    My experience personally is that 200 mg has no...

    My experience personally is that 200 mg has no effect although I am not sure. But I have seen posts that say much larger doses are needed. It is difficult to experiment with this since so many...
  3. Replies
    4
    Views
    891

    Thank you for the advice. Imodium did clear up...

    Thank you for the advice. Imodium did clear up the issue.
  4. Replies
    5
    Views
    418

    @funklab thank you for the information and...

    @funklab thank you for the information and experience.

    You say to take it at night but I was told it was important to take it with food. So I try to take it with a meal, which is usually before I...
  5. Replies
    5
    Views
    418

    Long term low dose nitrofurantoin

    I have been prescribed long term low dose (50 mg/day) nitrofurantoin to help manage recurrent klebsiella aerogenes. First I had a short course of a stronger antibiotic, then a several months long...
  6. Replies
    4
    Views
    300

    Docusate sodium efficacy

    Some online sources suggest that there is little evidence that docusate sodium is helpful either for stool softening or to alleviate constipation, despite its being widely prescribed.

    See e.g,
    ...
  7. Replies
    4
    Views
    891

    Antibiotic-related digestive problems

    I keep having to take antibiotic courses due to UTIs. They seem to be causing increasingly severe diarrhea several times per day. I have been trying Citrucel and a probiotic, Visbiome, to no effect....
  8. Thread: leakage issues

    by xsfxsf
    Replies
    10
    Views
    791

    I have not had urodynamic studies for at least 7...

    I have not had urodynamic studies for at least 7 years. I would say my urologist is not a specialist in neurologic urology, but at the same time I am not sure it is logistically feasible to see such...
  9. I use the General Tools 80560 telescoping LED...

    I use the General Tools 80560 telescoping LED lighted inspection mirror, https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0052EE1EU/ . However, I find it only lasts about 5 months or so before it needs to be...
  10. Thread: leakage issues

    by xsfxsf
    Replies
    10
    Views
    791

    Thanks for the suggestions. Another thing I am...

    Thanks for the suggestions. Another thing I am worried about here is the only way to keep this under control for now is to drink less, but when I do not drink enough I tend to get UTIs.

    Also I...
  11. Thread: leakage issues

    by xsfxsf
    Replies
    10
    Views
    791

    leakage issues

    For the past year I have been experiencing increased urinary leakage and incontinence, even though I intermittently cath 5 times per day. This is not due to a UTI; I just finished an antibiotic...
  12. Replies
    1
    Views
    554

    As usual I don't have any suggestions. I had this...

    As usual I don't have any suggestions. I had this issue when I did have diarrhea for several weeks recently. I would usually get a growling warning before an accident. But it basically meant for two...
  13. Replies
    8
    Views
    505

    I've had less luck with Tempurpedic than, say, 7...

    I've had less luck with Tempurpedic than, say, 7 years ago. I am not sure whether this is because Tempurpedic changed or I have though.
  14. Replies
    5
    Views
    806

    I once found that a muscle relaxant, baclofen,...

    I once found that a muscle relaxant, baclofen, was very helpful for pain. Maybe the Valium could help with spasticity in some of the muscles controlling the bowel? I have no idea here.
  15. Replies
    3
    Views
    591

    This happened to me, started around T10 and wound...

    This happened to me, started around T10 and wound up around T3. Probably due to a syrinx, which was found on an MRI. I chose not to operate and and it stopped getting worse.
  16. Replies
    2
    Views
    341

    Stage 1 pressure sore re-reddening easily?

    I have what I think is a stage 1 pressure sore where I sit. It was initially caused by some bowel problems requiring even more time than usual on the toilet.

    After I lie on my side for a long...
  17. Replies
    20
    Views
    2,804

    I had them removed for pain. It was a much bigger...

    I had them removed for pain. It was a much bigger operation and definitely inpatient. This was decades ago. Didn't help the pain much but it did let them get MRIs which made it clearer what was going...
  18. Thread: Mysterious burn

    by xsfxsf
    Replies
    6
    Views
    760

    I am pretty sure it was a burn. I think it was...

    I am pretty sure it was a burn. I think it was from hot and sour soup delivery a few days ago. It is starting to heal.
  19. Thread: Mysterious burn

    by xsfxsf
    Replies
    6
    Views
    760

    It goes from the front of the knee down the...

    It goes from the front of the knee down the inside of the leg ending up at the sole. They say it is a burn and are prescribing burn ointments. They say maybe I spilled soup on the kneecap and the...
  20. Thread: Mysterious burn

    by xsfxsf
    Replies
    6
    Views
    760

    Mysterious burn

    I had a thin red rash from the bottom of my foot to my knee. I went urgent care who said it was lymphangitis and sent me to the ER. They said it was a burn. It was blistering and oozing pus.

    I...
  21. Replies
    9
    Views
    1,290

    Well one certainly should see a dermatologist. I...

    Well one certainly should see a dermatologist. I typically find most things work for a while then stop. Desonide works very well for me, but should not be overused. There is a DHS Zinc shampoo that...
  22. Replies
    3
    Views
    449

    losing sense of taste?

    My sense of taste is starting to lessen a lot. And I really love good food. Could this be due to all the Kristalose (lactulose) I take, and have been for many years? (I mean, I only take Kristalose,...
  23. Replies
    7
    Views
    1,560

    Maybe that is why Data never used contractions...

    Maybe that is why Data never used contractions (in the old Star Treks) :geek:
  24. Thread: Possible c.diff

    by xsfxsf
    Replies
    8
    Views
    1,131

    OK apologies for my seemingly endless posts on...

    OK apologies for my seemingly endless posts on this subject, which constantly gets annoying in novel ways.

    Anyway, the c.diff test was negative. The symptoms are improving (6 days after they...
  25. Replies
    7
    Views
    1,560

    iPad input issues

    When posting from an iPad, apostrophes and quotes seem to be converted by the default posting software to question marks. For example the possessive of gift renders as gift?s, which displays after...
Results 1 to 25 of 680
Page 1 of 28 1 2 3 4