Thread: getting the run around
05-30-2006, 03:13 PM #1
getting the run around
ok thanks, I feel much better now.'The will of God will never take you where the Grace of God will not protect you.'
05-31-2006, 01:20 AM #2
- Join Date
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glad we could listen. Rant away.
05-31-2006, 01:25 AM #3
You bet, that's what we're here for!!Hugs,
How do you eat an elephant? One bite at a time...
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IC dx'd Nov 2004
Lymphocytic Colitis dx'd July 2005
Current IC Meds
Vistaril 25mg in the evening
Previous IC Meds taken:
Cystoprotek - 2 caps 2x's a day
Elmiron, 100mg 3x's a day
Ditropan, 5 mg 3x's a day
Wellbutrin 150mg 2x's a day for Anxiety/IBS
Pepcid 40mg a day for GERD
Zytrec for Nasal Allergies
Align Probiotic daily for IBS
05-31-2006, 01:39 AM #4
I hear ya!!!
And second the thought....see my post about - ? about Foley catheters....
I think they must teach that in medical school a class on "How to get rid of patients who really need your help"!!!
Thank You all so much to everyone here for all your sharing, caring and support!
< My "Bear"
Started herbal teas 6/2/06 Marshmallow root, comfrey root, and catnip. 6/25/06 added Mullein Leaf Powder to tea.
Hydroxyzine 50 or 100mg at night (Is restarted)
Zoloft 100mg 4/8/07 (Is restarted)
Klonopin 1/2 mg 4 X Day (started 3/17/07)
Past Treatments: Amitriptyline, Neurontin, Hytrin, Heparin instills (was Dc'd after 5 weekly tx's due to severe urethritis), Superior hypogastric plexus block, E-stim, Elmiron instills (started 4/18/06-Dc'd 5/30/06 due to severe urethritis/infection requiring foley cath @ home 4 days), Oxycontin (oxycodone) (4/18/06)-pain (Dc'd 5/31/06), Levsin S/L (hyoscyamine) (3/17/06)-antispasmotic (Dc'd 5/31/06), Elmiron (1/24/06)-(Dc'd 6/25/06), Prelief, Zanaflex 4mg for PFD (Dc'd 10/1/06), CystaQ 1 in am & 1 in pm with food(started 5/12/06-increased to 2 in am & 1 in pm 9/20/06---Dc'd 10/18/06), Lyrica (started 10/26/06 up to 600 mg-Dc'd 12/4/06 due to urinary retention), Vicodin (hydrocodone) ES PRN for pain (Dc'd 1/4/07); Cymbalta 30mg (start 1/17/07) up to 60mg in am (1/26/07) (D/c'd 3/17/07); Ativan 1mg(Lorazepam)- PRN Anxiety (changed to Klonopin 1/2mg 4Xday 3/17/07); Pyridium (phenazopyridine) PRN-bladder analgesic; MSM (6/12/06) 1000mg after breakfast & dinner (Dc'd 3/15/07); Acidophilus (Natrol) 100mg. 1 capsule 1/2 hour before breakfast (5/20/06) (Dc'd 3/17/07)
Added BACK in - Atarax (hydroxyzine) (started 4/6/06 Dc'd 5/31/06) Restart 50mg at night 8/18/06, up to 100mg at night 1/4/07. Zoloft 100mg-Depression (Dc'd 7/25/06) Restart 4/8/07) 100mg.
Dx'd: Dec 05 (Positive PST in November and positive cystoscopy in Dec) Symptoms: Pain, frequency, urgency & retention
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05-31-2006, 02:30 AM #5
missed that one, have to go check it out..'The will of God will never take you where the Grace of God will not protect you.'
05-31-2006, 04:05 AM #6
Cindy...That about says it all.Sharon
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05-31-2006, 07:04 AM #7
RhondaMedicine taken daily or as needed:
1. Heaprin and Marcaine rescue installment 1 to 3x daily as needed.
2. MS.Cotin 100mg 3x daily
3. MSIR 30mg 1 or 2 every 4-6hrs as needed for breakthrew pain.
4. Fentanyl 100 mg Change every 48hrs.
5. Gentamicin 80mg install after each rescue treatment
5 Leviquin 500mg self start as needed.
6. Klonopin 1 or 2 daily as needed.
7. Prosed/DS as 1 every 6hrs as needed.
I have IC, but IC doesn't have me anymore!
05-31-2006, 02:15 PM #8
why why why why
guess when its all over I can explain why I am so
thanks again for the vent...'The will of God will never take you where the Grace of God will not protect you.'
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