Dan Hicks
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PPS and pancreatitis?

I'm wondering if anyone here has been diagnosed with pancreatitis -- a (usually chronic) inflammation of the pancreas.  Symptoms are pain, fatigue, progressive neuropathy, and several others.  (Sound…Continue

Tags: pancreas

Started Mar 25, 2019

Anyone else tried hydrochlorothiazide?

My endocrinologist prescribed hydrochlorothiazide (12.5 mg daily) to supposedly reduce my risk for kidney stones (which has been a problem over the years).But after I started taking the pills I found…Continue

Tags: hydrochlorothiazide, pain

Started Dec 14, 2018

For the guys: Flomax

I don't know how many guys are hanging around here, but here is something I learned a few months ago:Flomax (tamsulosin), commonly taken to alleviate urinary constriction due to enlarged prostate, et…Continue

Tags: flomax, prostate, urinary, drugs

Started Apr 28, 2018

Sleep aid for fatigue? It might actually work!

I'm trying out Diphenhydramine (Benadryl, Sominex) to help my PPS fatigue, and it seems to be working.  Crazy, I know, but taking 50 mg in the morning makes me LESS TIRED in the afternoon.  I kind of…Continue

Started Jan 4, 2018

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Dan Hicks replied to Gretchen Winchester's discussion Albuquerque, New Mexico
"Try the "Post Polio Syndrome" group on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/19604805616/"
May 29, 2019

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How hasn't it? Always "passed" but never could run, jump. PPS fatigue is a killer.

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