Diverticulitis. Should I be taking cipro when taking thyroid medication. Or do not take cipro at all

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Just having another bout with diverticulitis.

It knocks me out and I have a plane trip in two days. What to do?

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    Suggest you check with your doctor ASAP.  You will need medication for both conditions - it's just a case of checking to be sure you can take the two together or if you need alternative medication.

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    I would phone your DR and ask for advice I am sorry I can't be more help

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    I am so sorry Janice, of all the times to have an attack!    Diverticulitis causes much anxiety because it is unpredictable, planning a trip, holiday etc is a nightmare.  For example, in four weeks time I am going on a very expensive river cruise in Portugal, it is all paid for.  I am terrified that I will have an attack the day or two before, after this I would be capable of travelling with antibiotics although my holiday would be spoilt.  How important is your plane trip?


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