I looked into your link and I dont see where it recommends this for people with gastroparesis? I have found that an integrative approach that combines conventional and alternative medicine is the best way to control gastroparesis. I have been on Percocet for about 18 months and four months ago I broke out with severe perioral dermatitis.
Sorry, but I can't answer the question about your treatment, as I am neither a GI Doctor nor do I know your situation. I have been on low dose pain management for about 3 years Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect.
If it was me I'd get retested, but that doesn't mean it is necessary for everyone. An occasional side effect is a rapid or irregular heartbeat. Lal Nikhil, et al. Dependence has been a worry of mine, so if I am going to take extra of anything, I will go for the muscle relaxers before an extra Percocet. How do you do a search? The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Reglan works by blocking receptors of the neurotransmitter dopamine, which accelerates gastric motility.
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You also have to understand that any Doctor that is treating you is going to be wary of giving you too may pain killers, often times thinking that you are faking the pain to get the powerful narcotics. Report Post If it was me I'd get retested, but that doesn't mean it is necessary for everyone. Medications and dietary modifications like avoiding fatty foods and having small frequent meals can help in mild - moderate gastroparesis.
Yes, they mess with the digestive system will mine ever be fixed? I found out very early in my diagnoses that I couldn't take reglan and now almost 7 years later I am glad I wasn't able to since I have heard many horror stories about the drug. There are several food lists out there for GPers. American College of Gastroenterology. Hi Kathy, I feel very lucky that my digestive system seems to be recovering.
Gastroparesis is a condition that affects the normal spontaneous movement of the muscles motility in your stomach.