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glucosamine side effects and rashes

A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Allergic to shell: Fish, that medecine made from shell fish.There is some evidence suggesting that glucosamine, in doses used to treat osteoarthritis, may worsen blood s ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
Virtually none: They can cause mild GI issues. If you are a poorly controlled diabetic glucosamine could raise blood sugars.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
Very few: GI issues are most common. If you are diabetic glucosamine may mildly increase your blood sugar.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Merriman
46 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
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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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
Penicillin: Most of the people tolerate penicillin without any side effects.Rash and itching is when patients are allergic to penicillin.Penicillin allergy is an ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
25 years experience in Family Medicine
Knee lubrication: Hyaluronic acud(hyalgan) is injected into knee joints when osteoarthritis becomes severe/moderately severe... There are occasional site reaction after ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Liesa Harte
28 years experience in Family Medicine
Magnesium: Magnesium is the relaxation mineral. Calcium causes the muscle to contract and magnesium causes the muscle to relax. Low magnesium will predispose ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Uhrich
35 years experience in Psychiatry
Most patients: Experience no side effects. Having said that, some patients can develop dry mouth, headache, nausea, agitation, tremor, even seizures. Most non seri ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Olav Jaren
18 years experience in Neurology
Chantix side effects: Yes, achy muscles and joints have been reported as side effects to Chantix. They are not common. Common side effects include loss of taste, nausea, ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Hydroxycut: The drug could be affecting your liver which can cause vomiting. See your doctor asap.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Sherman
37 years experience in Infectious Disease
Yes, but . . .: Yes, they are possible side effects, but don't stop your medication before contacting your doctor. They could be does-related (you may need a smaller ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience in Psychiatry
Prozac (fluoxetine) side effects: Common side effects with Prozac (fluoxetine) may be nausea, diarrhea, loss of appetite, dizziness, sweating, anxiety, insomnia, and changes in libido. ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christian Assad
13 years experience in Cardiology
Yes: Toprol (metoprolol) a bbeta blocker can cause weight gain and headaches. In general headaches improve after 2 to 3 weeks. Weight gain is just finding ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience in Rheumatology
Doesnt work!: Both chondroitin and glucosamine can appreciably increase blood sugar. Their is scant evidence it works. 3.8 bilolion per year spent on these supplme ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phillip Sirota
22 years experience in Internal Medicine
Other options includ: You could try some other options. Two that I have used successfully include Lyrica (pregabalin) which is similar to gabapentin, but is a newer genera ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Ward
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Boswellia: Can cause allergy, contact dermatitis, gastrointestinal problems, adverse drop interaction with aspirin and ibuprofen. Dizziness not common side effec ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Troy Reyna
43 years experience in Pediatric Surgery
Variable: Water retention, affects appetite, increased risk of infection, delayed wound healing to name a few.
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience in Psychiatry
Antidepressants: Benefits of antidepressants include relief from symptoms of depression: sleep disturbance, loss of interest in normal activities, fatigue, sad mood ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Williams
17 years experience in Pharmacy
Which pills?: If you mean drugs like motrin, alleve, etc than GI bleeding can occur especially after long periods of therapy. If your other medications can cause a ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Betty Keller
34 years experience in Rheumatology
Elevated Glucose: Some side effects of steroids include, elevated blood sugar, weight gain, fluid retention, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, osteonecrosis, , catarac ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience in Medical Oncology
Nothing serious: But it would not do you any good, so why are you wasting your money like this? Glutathione has no medical use for any illness.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Mosher
31 years experience in Radiology
Mild side effects: Glucosamine is an amino sugar that is often taken as a nutritional supplement for arthritis. In several large clinical trials the side effects were m ... Read More
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience in Internal Medicine
See an endocrinologi: Other considerations may include Terparatide, prolia. Less effective may include Calcitonin nasal spray
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Not really: This is a moderate potency steroid cream and little if any will penetrate the skin and effect your body. It can decrease the angry irritation of the r ... Read More
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