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Taking blood tests with gastroparesis

gorkii
  • By gorkii · New reply April 14, 2014
  • 11 replies
  • I'm not sure if anyone has talked about this on inspire. Does anyone have a problem when they tell you to fast for 8 or even 12 hours before a test and it gets all messed up because, unlike others, your ...

New Patient appointment

Zebradove
  • By Zebradove · Posted March 4, 2014
  • 0 replies
  • Has anyone been to Dr Miner in Okla City? Can you help me with what to expect and how to best prepare? Thank you all so much ...

reglan and twitching

crazybird12
  • By crazybird12 · New reply February 10, 2014
  • 17 replies
  • Anyone have twitching from reglan im having problem with my eyes doing this im wondering is the reglan im taking it four times a day ...

what's happening to me? (very long post, please help)

xbluemystx
  • By xbluemystx · New reply January 18, 2014
  • 7 replies
  • I have Peutz Jeghers syndrome. I've had many surgeries, almost 2 feet of my small intestines have been removed. Years ago, after my 2nd and 3rd surgery, I started experiencing chronic pain that was ruining ...

Domperidone & Heart side effects

teriernest
  • By teriernest · New reply December 26, 2013
  • 7 replies
  • Hi everyone! I'm new here and have been diagnosed with Diabetic Gastroparesis about 1 1/2 months ago...Very new?? Has anyone had any problems with your heart (prolonged QT intervals) from taking Domperidone ...

Online pharmacy (ies)

Suezeeque
  • By Suezeeque · New reply November 21, 2013
  • 8 replies
  • An acquaintance recommended inhousepharmacy but online I find three: -europe, .biz., and .vu. Is this the same pharmacy? The homepage looks the same and the phone numbers. Has anyone ordered from them ...

Buspirone for GP

SarahRay
  • By SarahRay · New reply November 14, 2013
  • 3 replies
  • has anyone been on this med for gastroparesis with successful results for nausea? Let me know ...

Fat/Mucus in Stool

2Young2BThisSick
  • By 2Young2BThisSick · New reply November 5, 2013
  • 2 replies
  • For a little over a month now I have noticed in my stool that there are large pieces of fat/mucus that are clear/light yellow in color. I had a colectomy over the summer so I have 5 to 6 fairly watery ...

cholestyramine??

arletta
  • By arletta · New reply November 1, 2013
  • 10 replies
  • HELLO!! HAS ANYONE TRIED CHOLESTYRAMINE (QUESTRAN)?? THIS IS THE LAST MEDICINE THAT MY DOCTOR CAN RECOMMEND AND SAYS IT MAY HELP...... MAYBE BABY ...

Intractable/Cyclic vomiting

healheart
  • By healheart · New reply October 14, 2013
  • 30 replies
  • My husband was diagnosed with Gastroparesis August 16, 2012 when he couldn't stop vomiting. Docs said it was from his Vagus nerve being damaged from a Nissen wrap done some 18 years prior. Very long story ...

Endocrinologist in Atlanta

gorkii
  • By gorkii · New reply September 13, 2013
  • 1 reply
  • I have the erratic blood sugar that comes with gastroparesis. Never had diabetes before, but now blood sugar is all over. Mostly hypoglycemic. My blood sugar dropped to 26 the other day. It was a good ...

Azithromycin and Domperidone?

alls
  • By alls · New reply September 2, 2013
  • 17 replies
  • I currently take Domperidone daily for GP. I have a sinus infection due to my NJ tube and my PCP wrote me for taking Azithromycin to clear it up. After many phone calls trying to explain why i cant swallow ...

Subtotal colectomy breakdown

dutchess
  • By dutchess · New reply August 17, 2013
  • 4 replies
  • I had a subtotal colectomy in Jan,2011. After the operation I was going 15 times a day, give or take. It has now broken down and I'm desperate for help. The doctors know little to nothing about colonic ...

How much does a GES cost?

SunTzu
  • By SunTzu · New reply August 1, 2013
  • 7 replies
  • My doctor wants me to do a GES. I know the cost varies depending on insurance and such but can someone give me a ballpark figure? Thanks ...

Help with finding a lower motility specialist

pillywiggins
  • By pillywiggins · New reply July 18, 2013
  • 4 replies
  • I have been "unofficially" diagnosed with gastroparesis and now colonic inertia. I have always had issues of never being hungry and only able to eat a few bites before i was full even though I had a fast ...

Gastric Pacemaker?

Naus (Inactive)
  • By Naus (Inactive) · New reply June 23, 2013
  • 11 replies
  • Based on a 4hr gastric scan emptying test result my GI Specialist of the Cleveland Clinic is recommending that I may be a candidate for the insertion of a Gastric Pacmeker, based on my Dx of Chronic Functional ...

how much does relistor cost

Timba22
  • By Timba22 · New reply April 30, 2013
  • 4 replies
  • Hi there, my mum has been prescribed with Relistor for opioid induced constipation and I am surprised with the cost. can someone who has used Relistor tell me how you have paid for a dose? thanks ...

Need advice ASAP before I go to my Dr tomorrow!!!!

Tammyx2
  • By Tammyx2 · New reply March 12, 2013
  • 12 replies
  • Hi. My name is Tammy. I am a 38 year old single mom of 2 and have bad case of gastroparesis!! None of my food stays down so my dr told me to to do liquids only. I have been doing that for the past few ...

Running Out Of Options & Getting Worse!!!! Please Help!!

Tammyx2
  • By Tammyx2 · New reply March 10, 2013
  • 8 replies
  • Hi, my name is Tammy. I am 38 years old and have Gastroparesis. I am unable to eat ANY type of foods because no matter what, I throw it back up. My Dr. recommeded that I try changing my diet to pure liquids ...

Gastroparesis and insulin

SuzeeQQQ
  • By SuzeeQQQ · New reply March 9, 2013
  • 2 replies
  • I am curious if anyone has found that the timing of taking insulin needs to be adjusted due to GP. I take my sugar, then my insulin right before dinner. I take my sugar again 2 hours after the insulin ...

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