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does magnesium cause flushing sweating

A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Magnesium: Magnesium is a smooth muscle relaxer. Your blood vessels contain smooth muscle and this causes them to dilate thus causing the hot and warm sensation. ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
No: Although magnesium may have a laxative effect, it does not cause sweating and bloating.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bradford Romans
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Try a few doses of: Milk of Magnesia (magnesium hydroxide). If no BM , you may have a fecal impaction requiring manual removal. This can be done in a minor emergency faci ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Kuhnley
45 years experience Child Psychiatry
Facial flushing is a: Common reaction with magnesium sulfate.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
40 years experience Holistic Medicine
Very unlikely: When given IV magnesium can cause a warm flushing sensation deep within, not on the skin, but i've never heard of this happening with oral magnesium a ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Rasak
33 years experience Cardiology
Maybe: people respond differently to medications. So there is no way to know without switching medications and seeing if the side effects resolve. Many times ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Guy Farmer
30 years experience General Surgery
Yes: I would recommend a trip to your primary care doctor for a 24 hour urine. This would probably be a good place to start.
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Generally episodic: Initially the symptoms are episodic but may become constant. See this site for more info. http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/pheochromocyt ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
26 years experience Ophthalmology
Could be sensitive: To temper changes, going from cold outdoors to hot indoors, and you're flushing on your ears, nose. If that's not part of the history, it's difficult ... Read More
A 13-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
36 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Upper respiratory : He most likely has a common cold or sinus infection. Continue to monitor for fever, provide fluids and if he is not improved, please see your PCP.

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