Answers to FAQs
Can Wegovy weight loss shot be used with Diabetics using insulin?
Diabetics using insulin should consult their healthcare provider about potentially lowering their dose of insulin.
I am taking thyroid medicine when should I get an ultrasound?
A thyroid ultrasound may be ordered if you feel a lump on your thyroid, if you have a goiter or a have nodules on your thyroid.
How long does a cortisone shot last? How often can I get a shot in my knee?
The anti-inflammatory effect of a Cortisone injection can last between six weeks to six months. Most providers limit joint injections between 3 to 4 times a year.
Does Suboxone help with depression or anxiety?
The FDA is reviewing its effectiveness for anxiety but In pre-clinical studies, it shows antidepressant like and anxiolytic like effects. A handful of clinical study suggests it may reduce symptoms of depression in symptoms.
How often should diabetics get an A1c test?
Typically diabetics should have their A1c checked every three months to help prevent progression of the disease. This test checks for the average glucose levels over the last 90 days.
Is ADHD medication safe?
There are several forms of ADD medication ranging from Strattera to Vyvanse. However, ADHD medication is considered safe and effective. The Benefits are well documented and medical supervision is important.
What should my blood pressure be?
The National Institute of Health recommends blood pressure be less than 120/80. High blood pressure is defined as 130/80 or higher.
What should I do with my warts?
Fortunately majority of warts resolve without any treatments. However if your warts become painful, you have several warts, or your warts never disappear there are several treatments. These ranges from Beetlejuice (Canthardin) to excision.