Please call me Annie, everyone does. Right now I am taking two types, one is Neutra-Phos Powder Concentrate the other the solid pill they want me to let dissolve in water or juice; easier said than done, it goes down like little rock pebbles.
Powder forms and liquid forms tend not to stay in me at all... If you know what I mean...
Be well, Annie
12/07 - 200 - Pair of shoes, or a Wii. 01/08 - 195 - New book, 02/08 - 190 - Belly Dancing. 03/08 - 180 - Treadmill, 04/08 - 170 - Jog Bra. 05/08 - 160 - Bathing Suit, 06/08 - 155 - Running shoes. 07/31/08 - GOAL (145) A Healthier person who will enjoy her son!
"When life hands you Lemons, ask for Tequila and Salt, and then call me over!~!!"
Fitness Minutes: (25) Posts: 2,218 8/2/07 7:22 P
Welcome, Kathy! I'm down to just taking Coreg and aspirin for my heart, and Kelly, I take 7 pills every morning counting my vitamins, allergy, B/C, and I take an antidepressant 2 weeks out of the month!!
11/6/10 - Indianapolis Monumental Half Marathon
2/27/10 - Disney Princess Half Marathon
Pounds lost: 0.0
Fitness Minutes: (25) Posts: 2,218 7/23/07 4:26 P
Lasix, spironolactone, Diovan (valsartan), Coreg (carvedilol, an alpha-beta blocker), digoxin, aspirin, Lipitor (atorvastatin), plus thyroid and two antidepressants. Ten pills every morning. Whee! I find that if I read while I take them all, I can get through it, but if I'm not doing something distracting, then taking the pills one after another becomes a CHORE which I hate doing. Silly for something so simple to do, but some days it feels like I'm picking up lead weights instead of little pill bottles.
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Kathy, Welcome to the team. I noticed you already started to lose weight and that is a great start. I have lost and gained the same 5 lbs for the last 6 months but don't get discouraged by my progress. Since starting a low sodium diet it has steadly come off. I got discourage and left the site for about 6 months but know there was a team out on this site that could help me. I found this team and they are great. You hang in there and use the site to it fullest and you will suceed. Have a good day Sandra
Fitness Minutes: (25) Posts: 2,218 7/23/07 12:57 A
Hi! I'm Kathy...66 year old mother of 4 adult children and wife of Art for 46 years on August 4. I have not had any heart attacks, or any specific diagnosis that I recall. I had an eventful late winter and spring with many tests and a sort of diagnosis where right side of my heart is having to work harder due to the right lung being smaller than it should. I do take many heart related prescriptions: Lisinopril, Atenolol, Vytorin, Lasix(4 daily), Potassium. I have high blood pressure, high cholesterol, sleep apnea, asthma, allergies,arthritis, diabetes, and too many pounds to lose. In late January, for some unknown reason I gained 40 pounds, and shortly after that my feet and legs swelled up and even the Lasix doesn't get rid of it. This team is a good one for me, because I need encouragement to get my heart healthy again. Kathy
Kathy from Oregon
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