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epsom salt medication

A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Visalakshi Vallury
23 years experience Family Medicine
May help: A single dose take as directed on the package may help. Do not take more than directed as may cause electrolyte imbalance. You should not use it if ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
25 years experience Ophthalmology
Magnesium sulfate: Answered this fully with your last question. It's great! Different natural hot springs have different quantities of magnesium, calcium, trace minerals ... Read More
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 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Swor
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not sure: I have recommended epsom salt baths but not sure what you mean by "flushing".
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
36 years experience Internal Medicine
No: Changed personality makes you consume that.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Epsom salts: Epsom salts can be taken by mouth for a short time only. It can cause nausea and vomiting as well as depressive symptoms. It will not erase your memor ... Read More
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 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Miller
35 years experience Wound care
Really bad idea: The real question is what slows down healing. Avoid using alcohol, peroxide, hibiclens, betadine, epsom salts, bleach solutions. Inflammation ( red, h ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Miller
35 years experience Wound care
Simple Care: The real question-what not to do that slows down healing. Avoid alcohol, peroxide, hibiclens, betadine, epsom salts, bleach solutions. Inflammation ( ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joe Griffin
15 years experience Podiatry
It depends : It depends on the location and severity of the wound.
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