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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Daly
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Muscles: I wouldn't recommend drugs to build muscle. Just make sure you are eating well and taking in enough protein for your body to build those muscles. Th ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Myra Skluth
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: You build muscle through resistance or weight training.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Specific receptors: Cells express very specific receptors on their surface depending on location and function. Bladder muscle is very different from heart, GI or skeletal ... Read More
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
37 years experience Family Medicine
See below: Drugs don't target specific muscles, per se; they target specific receptors on the muscles. Some drugs stimulate the receptor & thus the muscle; other ... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Fiala
32 years experience Plastic Surgery
Yes: No problem with that.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See details: They all have the ability to cause muscle pain but some such as Pravachol (pravastatin) or Lescol seems to cause pain less other than other statins.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Arbes
43 years experience Podiatry
No simple answer: There are quite a few diseases that fall into the muscle wasting or atrophy category. They have different causes and as such, different treatments. So ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience Emergency Medicine
Not a 2-fer: Medications to help you sleep tend to slow the body down, and would potentially delay muscle growth and repair. Supplementing pre-/post-workout (like ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Colin Kerr
43 years experience Family Medicine
Muscle relaxants: Basically, almost all of the muscle relaxants are of comparable effectiveness (cyclobenzaprine, methocarbamol, carisoprodol). Some have more abuse pot ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Here are some: All otc remedies, some proven by peer reviewed research: riboflavin (vit b-2), co-q10, magnesium, butterbur (petadolex), feverfew, and of course, acu ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience Pediatrics
Many options: There are many options for your son and his muscle tone. A pediatric neurologist can help you with this.
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