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Steroids – Anabolic steroids may cause irregular menses, while corticosteroids may cause intermenstrual bleeding or delayed cycles. Anticoagulation medications – Warfarin and aspirin may increase the flow and intensity of bleeding. They may contribute to intermenstrual bleeding as well. What are side effects of inhaled corticosteroids? Side effects from inhaledRead More →

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Indomethacin. Ketoprofen. Ketorolac Tromethamine. What medication interferes with melatonin? Some drugs in this category include acetaminophen, amitriptyline, clopidogrel, clozapine, diazepam, estradiol, olanzapine, ondansetron, propranolol, ropinirole, tacrine, theophylline, verapamil, and warfarin. Both contraceptives and fluvoxamine increase melatonin levels and its effects, including excessive drowsiness. What should you not mix with melatonin?Read More →

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Psychologists. … Licensed Clinical Social Workers. … Licensed Professional Counselors. Can a regular doctor prescribe anxiety medication? Yes, a regular doctor can prescribe anxiety medication (with the caveat that some medications must be prescribed in person and can’t be prescribed with online or phone visits). What can doctor prescribe forRead More →

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Most bipolar drugs cause weight gain rather than weight loss. For example, several of them increase your blood sugar level, which can lead to weight gain. Others affect your energy level. During manic episodes, you typically may not sleep much and may burn off lots of energy. What mood stabilizersRead More →

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The steroid medication dexamethasone has been proven to help people severely ill with COVID-19. Will a cortisone injection interfere with the COVID-19 vaccine? Musculoskeletal corticosteroid injections are common procedures which are most often performed in an elective, outpatient setting. These can include intra-articular, bursal, tendon, and neuraxial injections. Currently thereRead More →

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Prednisone is the first-line treatment of choice for polymyositis. Typically, the dose is 1 mg/kg/day, either as a single dose or in divided doses. This high dose is usually continued for 4-8 weeks, until the creatine kinase (CK) level returns to reference ranges. Can steroids help myositis? Corticosteroids, often calledRead More →