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 What actions should one take after surviving a heart attack?
My mother recently survived a heart attack and had some sort of operation in Taiwan, I'm sketchy of the details but I know she felt it coming on and got to a hospital. She asked me what she ...


 What should the figures read on a blood pressure machine for one to be normal? What is the normal heart rate?
Is 76 too low for the heart and if so what happens then?
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 In desperate need of help....?
Explain how you cannot catch heart disease:
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 Should i go to the hospital?
i just had my arm bitten off by a shark on my fishing vessel and im not losing that much blood or blacking out so WHAT DO I DO?
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 broken heart = literal heart hurting?
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 can someone just die from like a heart attack or stroke or do they feel it?
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 My dad is in a coma due to a heart attack. What are the common signs of waking up ? what do we hope to see ?
I would like to know from other people's experience about some signs that they have seen and that have led to the recovery ? and what was the recovery like ......


 Why is my resting heart rate 76 beats per min?
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   Sulfamethoxazole-Phenazopyrid

Sulfamethoxazole-Phenazopyrid
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This medication contains sulfamethoxazole, a sulfa anti-infective and phenazopyridine, a pain reliever. It is used to treat urinary tract infections and helps to relieve pain, burning, urinary urgency and frequency and other associated symptoms.

 
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Sulfamethoxazole-Phenazopyrid

Uses
This medication contains sulfamethoxazole, a sulfa anti-infective and phenazopyridine, a pain reliever. It is used to treat urinary tract infections and helps to relieve pain, burning, urinary urgency and frequency and other associated symptoms.
Notes
  • This combination medication may be used only for the first few days of treatment to reduce the symptoms.
  • Therapy may be continued with an antibiotic alone.
  • Be sure to follow your doctor's instructions carefully.

Storage
  • Store at room temperature between 59 and 86 degrees F (15 to 30 degrees C) away from heat and light.
  • Do not store in the bathroom.

Overdose
  • Symptoms of overdose may include loss of appetite, nausea, vomiting, dizziness, headache, and drowsiness.

How To Use
  • Take this medication by mouth as directed.
  • If stomach upset occurs, take this with food or after meals.Take each dose with a full glass of water and drink plenty of fluids while taking this.

Side Effects
  • Nausea, vomiting, stomach cramps, diarrhea, loss of appetite, headache, sun sensitivity may occur.
  • If any of these effects continue or become bothersome, inform your doctor.This medication causes urine and possibly stools to turn orange-red in color.
  • Do not be alarmed.
  • This effect is temporary and will disappear when the medication is stopped.Remember that your doctor has prescribed this medication because the benefit to you is greater than the risk of side effects.
  • Many people using this medication do not have serious side effects.Rarely, this medication can cause serious, even fatal, side effects such as a severe peeling skin rash known as Stevens- Johnson syndrome, blood disorders (e.g., agranulocytosis, aplastic anemia), or liver damage.
  • Seek immediate medical attention if you develop any of the following symptoms: skin rash or blisters, unusual fatigue, persistent sore throat or fever, yellowing eyes or skin, dark urine, abdominal pain.In the unlikely event you have an allergic reaction to this drug, seek immediate medical attention.
  • Symptoms of an allergic reaction include: rash, itching, swelling, dizziness, trouble breathing.If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.

Precautions
  • Tell your doctor your medical history, especially of: kidney disease, liver disease, stomach/intestinal disorders, glaucoma, any allergies (especially to sulfa-drugs).Because this medication may increase your skin's sensitivity to the sun, avoid prolonged sun exposure, wear protective clothing and use a sunscreen when outdoors.This medication should be used only if clearly needed during pregnancy.
  • Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.It is not known if this medication appears in breast milk.
  • Consult your doctor before breast-feeding.

Missed Dose
  • If you miss a dose, take it as soon as remembered; do not take it if it is near the time for the next dose, instead, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing schedule.
  • Do not "double-up" the dose to catch up.

Drug Interactions
  • Tell your doctor of any over-the-counter or prescription medication you may take including: blood pressure medicine, antidepressants, other antibiotics, oral PABA.This drug may interfere with the effectiveness of birth control pills.
  • Discuss using other methods of birth control with your doctor.Do not start or stop any medicine without doctor or pharmacist approval.

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