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Aldactone

Aldactone

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

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posted 5 months ago

My Cardio Said My PH Is Bad, But The Pulmonologist Said Meds Don't Help And Send Me Back To Cardio. Is This Common?

My Cardio Said My PH Is Bad, But The Pulmonologist Said Meds Don't Help And Send Me Back To Cardio. Is This Common?

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

A myPHteam Member said:

I want to throw something out there. Don't hesitate to take med each of the drug manufacturers have programs to help with cost. Takes a bit of looking… read more

posted 5 months ago

Does Anyone Have Auto-immune Issue Causing PH?

Does Anyone Have Auto-immune Issue Causing PH?

I recently tested positive for scleroderma associated with my PAH. Does anyone use medication for this?

A myPHteam Member said:

My cardiologist feels a lot of mine is due to Sjourns an auto immune disease which can also cause scleroderma.

posted about 2 months ago

Pressure % In Heart/lung Valve

Pressure % In Heart/lung Valve

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.

A myPHteam Member said:

mine has been up to 9000 thats when I stay in the hospital for weeks

posted almost 2 years ago

Is This Controllable With Medication?

Is This Controllable With Medication?

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.

A myPHteam Member said:

My Cardiologist is my savior! He agreed my CPAP events were too inconsistent and had the pressure on my machine!

posted about 5 hours ago

Iv Been Taking Sildenafil 3 50mg Aday,iv Had Sore Up My Nose Since Iv Started Them,

Iv Been Taking Sildenafil 3 50mg Aday,iv Had Sore Up My Nose Since Iv Started Them,

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

A myPHteam Member said:

Just wanted to say sorry to everyone on here,there a silly man who thinks it's a game with taking Viagra, he taking them for pleasure,we take them to… read more

posted over 2 years ago

Concerning Measurements

Concerning Measurements

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

A myPHteam Member said:

Yes you should be concerned. Pressure in lungs should be 25 or lower to be normal. My pressure was 43 one time and 38 one time and 47 another time.Dr… read more

posted 7 months ago