In the last couple of weeks two things happened: I became very much confused and appeared to be drunk on occasions (without drinking any alcohol); and I had restarted taking my antidepressant, Mirtazapine. On Friday evening past, I failed to take my medication, and on Saturday I felt much more myself. Following discussion with my … Continue reading GP clears up some confusion
So, as always, medication is difficult to keep track of. In recent days we think that some difficulties that I have been having has been as a result ofa particular medication. So, in order that I know reliably what I have and what I have not taken, I have created a spreadsheet in Google Sheets … Continue reading Medication tracking
It’s now a full week since the fistula was used for the first time. I can say with confidence that I am very happy that I am making the transition from hæmodialysis via permacath in my chest to hæmodialysis via fistula. Usually the nurses use an anæsthetic spray on the arm to numb the skin … Continue reading A week in to the fistula
The second day of using the fistula for access for haæmodialysishas gone very well. The access was used throughout the treatment and had a flow level of 250ml/min.