Pops got a couple more blood tests on Tuesday. Dr. H is endeavoring to deal with the medication association impacts of the new solution Pops is on for a bladder contamination (Ciprol). The primary stress has been that the Ciprol (ciproflaxcin) appeared to hoist the impact of coumadin, the blood more slender Pops takes.
So after the last prothrombin (PT) blood test, Dr. H lessened the coumadin dosage a tad to adjust. Tuesday’s blood test was back in the coveted range, yet Pops needs a PT blood test each week while he is on Ciprol (an additional two weeks). Before the Ciprol, he had been getting the PT tests once every month or somewhere in the vicinity.
As the aftereffect of his last visit with Dr. H a week ago, Pops is getting another blood test as well, something many refer to as a blood urea nitrogen test that checks for kidney work. Clearly, a prior test was on the high side of typical. No one has said yet what that may mean, on the off chance that anything.
You may review Pops’ pulse has been “yo-yoing” here and there a bit as well, so we’re watching that. At that point there’s the general blood glucose observing. One week from now, Pops sees the urologist and will give a pee test to check whether the Ciprol is clearing up his bladder contamination.
I feel terrible for Pops being under a restorative magnifying lens constantly, particularly when he claims to feel quite great more often than not. I some of the time stress that this medicinal investigation will persuade him that he should feel more regrettable than he does. Be that as it may, no, it never appears to upset him. He disregards the tests and specialist visits and fights the good fight. His interests are somewhere else – like cultivating.
Since the climate is decent, the people at The Mill are watching out for the garden that the ladies there got together and planted a year ago. Pops isn’t quite a bit of a cultivator himself, however he appears to appreciate being in the natural air watching other individuals do it.
Deal with yourself,