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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Birnbach
48 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Toothpaste use: Potassium nitrate is designed to reduce sensitivity by occluding the dentinal tubules in teeth. It doesn't have a specific role in protecting the ena ... Read More

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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
48 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
SnF2 and KNO3: Stannous Fluoride is tin Fluoride and is used to fight cavities. It is a chemical compound with the formula snf2. Potassium nitrate is a chemical com ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
42 years experience Psychiatry
Potassium nitrate: Hopefully you're not swallowing large quantities of this toothpaste or mouthwash? Most likely you would get a very upset stomach first, before effect ... Read More
Dr. Behram Dalal
31 years experience Dentistry
Haven't heard of: It. The potassium nitrate etc is in trace amounts. The paste is not made to be ingested in large amounts rather a pea sized amount dispensed on the ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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None: No known interactions. Shouldn't be a problem.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Lewis
44 years experience Urology
See below: Elevated CO2 (aka metabolic alkalosis) also most likely related to your diuretic and, as an isolated abnormality, is nothing to be overly concerned ab ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Asthma: If you current meds are not helping your asthma you must go back to your doctor so that changes could be maid. Hope all goes well - please keep me po ... Read More
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Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
Not Healthy food: Processed meats are not healthy food. it is to be avoided. so should Red meat be aavoided as these foods increase the risk for Cancer. You can eat pla ... Read More
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A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael P Vaughn
34 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Sometimes: Many physicians who treat asthma avoid calling a child an asthmatic patient until they are about 5 years old. This is because viral infections may cau ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Michaelson
29 years experience Pulmonology
If off meds: Asthma can worsen when off meds, if exposed to allergens to which you are allergic, exposure to cold dry air or sometimes exercise, as well as being ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Williams
18 years experience Pharmacy
Probably not: Unlike pool chlorine which is a known trigger for asthmatics, at this time ozone has not been reported to cause any triggers. Interestingly, many hig ... Read More

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