excessively tired?? - page 2
Alright....all you ER and med/surg nurses, lend me your eyes.... I've been excessively tired lately...and I mean to the point now that even as I'm typing this, I feel all fuzzy and... Read More
Apr 29, '02i know! i know! i know!
mild case of dehydration
push some fluids and see if you feel better :spin:
Apr 29, '02Well, thanks y'all...skipping the claritin and seeing what happens. And I plan to push fluids frann.....
Got my recheck w/my doc in one week.
Apr 29, '02why not just give in an go to bed and sleep. it may be just a bug. Sleep and relax, maybe your body just needs rest.
Apr 29, '02It could also be the allergies themselves, in addition to the claritin. You might want to look into Zycam allergy. It's a homeopathic remedy available OTC. Finally helped me break a bad seige of the allergy miseries.
But really, when you're body is insisting on sleep, wisdom says sleep. And try to stay hydrated.
Apr 29, '02Perhaps the antibiotic rx is making you tired. Another thing to consider... if you are on oral contraceptives AND taking antibiotics (erythromycin, I think), you can get pregnant. The antibiotics nullify the effects of the contraceptives.
Apr 29, '02Wow - I can tell you guys are all younger than I am. You're thinking pregnancy, mononucleosis, and I'm thinking medication, CHF, MI, dehydration, etc., etc.
I'll put my bet on the med.
Apr 29, '02Claritin had the same effect on my hubby...also Sudafed ...which wires me.....isn't it funny how this stuff hypes some folks and puts others to sleep?
Hope it resolves off the med a few days...