The Cardiologist began giving me this medicine after having a Catheterization October 9, 2020. Then he increased the dosage of Torsimide I was already taking for years from 40mg to 100mg.. The two diueretic together began causing dizzy spells & erractical palpitations . So I deceased the dosage of Torsimide to 40mg and the side effects continued . Then I stop taking the Torsimide but Edema began coming back. So today I would not take the
" Spiro " , ( could not remember how to spell it ) . Took… read more
My PH was found on echo. I have h Ehrles-Danlos, lymphedema, sleep apnea, hypothyroidism, and some other EDS co-morbidities. I am confused, though. I had a cath, ct, I have an implantable loop cardiac monitor to catch any issues there, some dysautonomia issues, but other than the echo finding PH everything else was fine.
My cardio sent me to the pulmonologist to see if he would give meds since I can't… read more
I recently tested positive for scleroderma associated with my PAH. Does anyone use medication for this?
Does anyone know how high the pressure % can go in a person with PH? The doctor said the other day that mine were over 100 so I asked how high can they go and he sid he didn't know but said mine were way too high and he's sending me to a PH speciaist.
I have not been diagnosed by a Dr but have been tested for everything under the sun. Hospital 3 times in one day. I'm frustrated there must be something for this breathing issue.
Since starting sildenafil iv suffered sore up my nose ever since,does anyone else get this,iv been doctors,these are not cold sores,doctor said it's common,is this true,please help I feel like iv a dirty nose 24/7 & it's sometime painful
They symptoms you listed can be side effects of the medication you are taking.
In 2013, when I was diagnosed my bp was thru the roof after the left heart Cath, I immediately was prescribed sidenifil (I now take 3 - 3times a day) last week Kaiser has me redoing all the normal tests to evaluate my severity. With the 6min walk test I passed with flying colors 98% oxgyen super exciting for me since the one I did last year I got dizzy and had to stop & take a 5sec break and restart. My BP is 130/75 consistently. I feel good more than bad lately, I used to pass out or… read more