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can you use lavender epsom salt while pregnant

A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Rhoades
47 years experience Family Medicine
Below: There are no double blind studies done to insure the safety. I always tell my patients, during a PG done not do anything, take anything, inhale anythi ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Epsom salt: Unless you're drinking the epsom salt, i simply don't see how a bath (ie, topical) epsom salt could possibly interact with Lisinopril which is in your ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
No such thing: Epsom salt has not been known to cause allergic reaction.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
Not really: It may help to dry the area, but it will not cure it.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Su Fairchild
23 years experience Integrative Medicine
Different: Table salt is sodium chloride, while Epsom salt is magnesium sulfate. They are entirely different compounds. While is will not be harmful to bathe in ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Masoud Rezvani
40 years experience General Surgery
?pregnancy: Generally speaking there is no issue to consume this one in term of GI tract and stomach. However, regarding pregnancy and possible over dose of sodiu ... Read More
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pamela Svendsen
25 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: That should be fine and should not cause any interaction.
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Singh
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Helpful: Can be helpful as a natural remedy.
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
59 years experience Family Medicine
Radox: Radox is mainly mineral, however there are several products that have other things added. I would ask your doctor specifically if a certain product i ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: As long as you are using them on your skin there is no problem.
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bob Ourian
25 years experience Dermatology
Yes: Yes, they're safe.
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A female asked:
Dr. Robert Sterling
44 years experience Emergency Medicine
Epsom=Jetsam: Quote: " As an ideal means of relieving stress at the end of a hard day, two cups of Epsom salts in a tub of hot water can help to soothe jangled nerv ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lori Lange
Specializes in Family Medicine
No: Very little Magnesium is absorbed from topical application while in a bathtub. No the daily bath while taking Magnesium will not make you overdose in ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Same effect: Salts that have minor ingredients changing the color, are still basically salt. You can substitute them one for another with the same effect.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Being Pregnant: Yes. Of course.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Schifilliti
38 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Use as directed: Generally, as long as you limit use to a small amount twice a day and spit it all out i would not have you worry. If you are still worried then use a ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Epsom salts are for bathing or soaking in, not drinking. While the properties of epsom salt can be found in other medications, definitely it is not s ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Liza Kunz
Dr. Liza Kunz answered
20 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Yes: That should not cause a problem.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Lemon and Sugar: Lemon and sugar in water has no medicinal benefits.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Herskovits
39 years experience Dentistry
Yes: Its better for you. Or use mouth wash without alcohol, .
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Omobola Oji
32 years experience Family Medicine
No: There is no known cure for Ebola virus
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Lipton
29 years experience Holistic Medicine
Rubbing alc: Not recommended, due to dryness affect.
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Epsom salt baths: Epsom salt baths are fine. They are usually recommended for 3-4 times per week
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