A Doctor that I had fist appointment on Wed. put me on that medication, and ever the pharmacist told me that is does not cause problems with the medication that my G.I. specialist put me on. I read the informations that the companies that made. Both say not to take that type medications together. i am on 37.5 mg and i feel like it overdosing me.. i did not take it today and for the first time since thursday my eyes, mouth and throat do not feel very dry and hurting. I even told the dr that I… read more
I did want to add this, the best way I have found to solve the dry mouth from medications is from hard peppermint candy. I usually only suck on one or two a day and it does the trick. Other flavors help too but they do not last as long as the Peppermint ones.
Time to find new doctors. I hate saying that because I KNOW how Hard that can be but if neither are listening to you and both havent had any problems prescribing meds that negatively/physically harm you when combined with other medications...its time to find one who isnt just book smart but life smart as well.
You can always ask the pharmacist about drug interactions too. I would find a good Dr. that listens to you and addresses your concerns. Or switch to another Dr. in the practice. They shouldn't be taking it lightly and ignoring your side effects. Did you stop taking the new med.?
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