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I have been forgetting things since using Baclofen I had to start writing things down on a daily basis. I forgot to do something at work, but the last straw was I forgot which floor I parked the car on in New Orleans. My wife then googled this medicine and saw the possible side effects and told me to immediately go to the doctor. I don't understand why they don't tell you the risk before giving you this medicine. I'm going get something different because my pain is still here but I need my memory.
I was diagnosed with VIPoma this past March. I have had Ultrasounds, CT's, MRI's, Octreotide Scan, MIBG, Pill Cam and have not been able to pinpoint the location of the tumor. My doctor states that eventually it will show itself. Has anyone had this issue where their blood work is stating VIPoma but location has not been found? This all started with my family physician that I originally seen for chronic diarrhea, flushing, rash on arms & trunk during symptoms, fatigue, lightheaded, sweats & fever, he ran the VIP lab test as a last possibility but never expected it to come back positive. Here I am 7 months later still not knowing. We put the testing on hold for a year. I am currently on Sandostatin LAR Depot 200 mg injections biweekly along with Octreotide 200/1ml injections up to 4 daily if needed. I have hypothyroidism and on Synthroid 50mcg daily. Lately I have been experience memory loss, repeating myself, having a hard time articulating what I am trying to say enough to where my family is pointing it out. I am sure my boss & coworkers are noticing also but just not saying anything. I need the injections for the symptoms but this memory issue is terrible. Has anyone else experienced memory loss? If so, did you stop the injections and is there another medication? Any advice would be greatly appreciated.
Why do prescribing doctors not know this? I am so happy for Nucyta. It does not give the "Joy feeling like other opiates" I have awful memory loss from the week or pill one after the year I have been on it. I am having a conversation and I forget in that instant, what we were talking about. It has gotten so bad, my wife serves are my memory. When she sees me having difficulty, she will say something to bring in the subject. When I am back in the game. I do not forget like stuff the next day, although if not something super serious, to me anyway, I may not remember. It is the immediate loss of memory all day and night. I bring this to my Pain Management doctor, he shrugs like he has never heard it. This med is expensive, as retired Military costs me $75 a month co pay for the ER and IR. It is so nice that it is not all in my head LOL, that this is happening. I just need to know, do you stop that effect once no longer on the medicine or I am going to be like this for life?
I have been on xyrem since Nov 2016. I know it causes me to have anxiety, but I'm really concerned about memory loss. I feel so much better with the sleep I am getting now, but memory loss is a big problem. I notice it is much worse when I am stressed or worried. I am new to the group nd would like to know about others' experiences.
I am suffering from short term memory loss after taking the antibiotic Bactrim. When I tell my doctor about the systems they tell me I do not know what I am talking about. As anyone had the same happen?
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I am 65, a female and on 30 mg of Cymbalta. Started with 20 mg in March. Feel like I have trouble concentrating and short term memory loss which I did not have before. Very frightening since I have two older siblings with dementia.
Was on 1/8 th ambien and 25 mg trazadone for about 2 months, now my memory is getting real bad! I am 72 yrs old. Would like to know if it will get better? Have only been off of it for 3 days Thank you so much Kathy
Hi...I have been on Amlodopine for about 4 years and recently started forgetting what I was thinking about a second ago...kid you not...I feel like my short term memory is loss...I will start to do a task and forget what I waned to do...or I will grab my phone to look up infomation and for get what I wanted to look up...I think it is the Amlodopine...also have lost my edges and top hair...
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