It's very hard indeed when you have a problem with allergies. Just 3 days ago I was diagnosed by an urologist with some very unpleasant inflammation and he prescribed a strong antibiotic. The doc was so positive with the diagnoses that he even didn't question me in order to find out the reason. At home I investigated about that condition in the SP section and was astounded to learn that the inflammation was surely caused by a med I had used not so long ago - Cordaron (an antiarrhytmic drug). One can't be careful enough and docs not always choose to warn patients about all the possible side effects a drug can have. Wish you better luck with the next med they give you and most of all - success in reaching the dream goal of escaping from the meds at all.
I'm looking for support too. Earlier this week I found out I an allergic to one of my bp meds and am dealing with an itchy rash. This is the second time a med has caused this. Doc has a hard time finding a med that works and doesn't have bad side affects.
After knowing for a long time that I need to lose weight I finally am ready to get serious about it. I want to get off these meds. So any support I can get will be so helpful. I can also support others.
Welcome to Spark People and the HBP team, GRANDMOF2. You'll find plenty of tools, information and community support here to help you achieve your goals. You can join in on any of the discussions here that are of interest to you, or start topics of your own. If you have any difficulty or questions about using the site, please don't be afraid to ask -- we are here for you!
Sandy (Michigan Upper Peninsula) -- Say "Ya!" to da U.P, eh?
current weight: 245.4
Fitness Minutes: (0) Posts: 7 2/7/13 11:16 A
Hi I'm going to use the name grandmaof2,I joined this group because I'm sure their are others like my self who struggle to lose weight, out fear the worst, losing then gain it all back.I'm in this for a life style change, the way I think, cook, exercise,and eat, I'm a grandma and I want to be whet I can do stuff with my grand babies, and my wonderful husband,
SparkPeople, SparkCoach, SparkPages, SparkPoints, SparkDiet, SparkAmerica, SparkRecipes, DailySpark, and other marks are trademarks of SparkPeople, Inc. All Rights Reserved. No portion of this website can be used without the permission of SparkPeople or its authorized affiliates.
SPARKPEOPLE is a registered trademark of SparkPeople, Inc. in the United States, European Union, Canada, and Australia. All rights reserved.