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Allergic reaction to msm

A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amy Friedman
Transplant Surgery 39 years experience
Not reported: Msm, methylsulfonylmethane is an inert product sold as a dietary supplement. There are no known medical uses and the fda has not approved it for any a... Read More

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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
Rheumatology 48 years experience
Different supplement: Msm is sold as a dietary supplement and marketed with a variety of claims, often in combination with glucosamine and/or chondroitin for helping to tre... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 35 years experience
Yes: Silicon based ceam or pad can reduce the prominence of keloids or scar formation.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 32 years experience
MSM: Methylsulfonylmethane is an organosulfur compound , present in many plants & foods & beverages, being marketed as a dietary supplement. Claims it help... Read More
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Dr. Ronald Krauser
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See details: Msm or DMSO is a liquid that is applied to the skin. It is one of the agents that is supposedly to be used for numerous issues but has little scientif... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bob Ourian
Dermatology 26 years experience
Yes: Yes, it's ok to take them but msm and biotin supplements are pretty useless. Fish oil can help reduce triglyceride levels.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
TWO TOTALLY : Different compounds, supposed to work differently and possibly complimentary.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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3 months: You need to give glucosamine a 3 month trial at a dose of at least 1, 500 mg daily. Even then, its value is far from certain.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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See details: This is an herbal supplement purported to have some anti-inflammatory properties.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Merriman
Orthopedic Surgery 47 years experience
Very few in my exper: As above of course anything can cause somebody problems but for the most part it is well tolerated.

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