Tylenol Acetaminophen Liver Toxicity by Jeffrey Dach MD

Tylenol Acetaminophen Liver Toxicity by Jeffrey Dach MD

Tylenol Acetaminophen Liver Toxicity by Jeffrey Dach MD Rebecca is a 46 year old CEO of a large manufacturing company and arrives in my office with a chief complaint of low back pain for which she takes Extra Strength Tylenol … Continue reading

Adverse Effects of Flouroquinolone Antibiotics

Adverse Effects of Flouroquinolone Antibiotics

Adverse Effects of Flouroquinolone Antibiotics by Jeffrey Dach MD Beatrice Golomb raised a warning flag for commonly used antibiotics such as Ciprofloxin and Levoquin, also known as Flouroquinolones, citing adverse effects which include Achilles Tendon rupture (left image)  Her recent … Continue reading

Fosamax Study Denies Link with Femur Fractures

Fosamax Study Denies Link with Femur Fractures

Fosamax Study Denies Link with Femur Fractures by Jeffrey Dach MD A recent NEJM article by Dennis Black MD denying a link between Fosamax and spontaneous mid-femur fractures has many doctors raising their eyebrows.  Firstly, there is the problem of conflict … Continue reading

The Art of the Curb Side Cholesterol Consult by Jeffrey Dach MD

The Art of the Curb Side Consult by Jeffrey Dach MD In our neighborhood, we take the garbage cans out to the curb twice a week for the garbage pickup.  Although we grumble about the extra work, it’s a good … Continue reading

Dissolving Illusions Book Review by Jeffrey Dach MD

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Dissolving Illusions:Disease, Vaccines, and The Forgotten History by Suzanne Humphries MD. A Book Review by Jeffrey Dach MD Polio vaccination workers in Pakistan are a favorite target of militants who have been killing them off for years now. Perhaps these … Continue reading

Safety and Adverse effects of Natural Progesterone

Safety and Adverse effects of Natural Progesterone

Safety and Adverse effects of Natural Progesterone I received this email from a patient: Hello Dr Dach, I mentioned to my mom this evening that I would start to take progesterone pills next month for a portion of my cycle. … Continue reading

Bad News on the NuvaRing by Jeffrey Dach MD

Nuvaring Contraceptive Device

Bad News for the NuvaRing by Jeffrey Dach MD  Lately, we have seen a growing number of young women using the NuvaRing, reporting anxiety, depression, insomnia, headache, and other symptoms.  The NuvaRing is a contraceptive device containing synthetic hormones, a … Continue reading

Statin Nation, The Movie

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Statin Nation, the Movie will inform you about cholesterol and cholesterol lowering drugs. First 13 minutes Statin Nation Exerpt 4 minutes segment Statin Nation Exerpt Statin Nation Exerpt… Dr. Paul J. Rosch Explains How Stress Affects the Heart Link to … Continue reading

Clomiphene Clomid Adverse Side Effects Part Three

Retinal Vein Thrombosis Clomiphene Clomid Adverse Side Effects Part Three

Clomiphene Clomid Adverse Side Effects Part Three This is part three of a series, Click Here for Part One Click Here for Part Two The off-label use of clomiphene tablets in young males to relieve symptoms of low testosterone is … Continue reading

Adverse Effects of BCPs Birth Control Pills

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Adverse Effects of BCPs Birth Control Pills by Jeffrey Dach MD Depression, Anxiety, Mood Disturbance and Other Adverse Effects of BCPs Birth Control Pills.  The IUD is a Better Option. Left Image: Birth Control Pills courtesy of Case Western Reserve … Continue reading

A Neurosurgeon with a Painful Arm, Myositis from Statin and PPI Drugs

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A Neurosurgeon with a Painful Arm, Myositis from Statin and PPI Drugs by Jeffrey Dach MD Sam, a 67 year old retired neurosurgeon came to see me because of pain and weakness in his right arm over the past 6 … Continue reading