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what does citric acid do to your teeth

A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Wright
32 years experience Dentistry
Both: The phosporic acid may seem more detrimental, but over a long period of time both are detrimental. It may very well be 6 to one half a dozen to the ot ... Read More
Dr. Theodore Ritota
8 years experience Dentistry
Phosphoric: All acids bad, but phos much stronger than citric.

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Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
Nectarines: yes
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Depends: What will the urine be tested for? Different tests require different preservatives. It would be prudent to ask your doctor. Consult the site below for ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Murphy
28 years experience Allergy and Immunology
See below: A great resource for food allergy is foodallergy.Org.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Gordon
42 years experience Dentistry
Neutralize the acid: Too much acid is also bad for your teeth. After consuming a lot of citrus, take a small glass of water add 1teaspoonful of baking soda and rinse for ... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes and no: If all citrus cause symptoms then you are allergic to an allergen shared by all. On the other hand, some people are only allergic to one and not to a ... Read More
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A 79-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Foulks
45 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Effects on kidney: Citrate lyase is not harmful. The hydroxycitric acid (hydrocitric acid) in small amounts would not be harmful either. Large doses of hydroxycitric aci ... Read More
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Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
40 years experience Preventive Medicine
Silent/Asymptomatic?: Presuming you are referring to gastric reflux into the esophagus, this is commonly intermittent, often asymptomatic, ↑ed with longitudinal esophageal ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience Emergency Medicine
What?: Why did you take a medication not knowing what it does/is for? Magcitrate treats constipation. It usually is "effective" within 6 hrs, if going to see ... Read More
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Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
No: Food allergens are made of protein and neither of these products has it. Tell us more about your reaction to mixed fruits and what kinds of fruits we ... Read More

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