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A 22-year-old female asked:

is it safe to take peppermint oil capsules with medroxyprogesterone tablets?

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Dr. Mabria Loqman
Bariatrics 38 years experience
Sure: No interactions between the two:)

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A 42-year-old member asked:

Can peppermint oil help relieve sciatica?

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Dr. Jeffrey Gladd
Preventive Medicine 20 years experience
Yes: Topical peppermint oil to the back may relax the muscles and ease sciatic pain. Warm soaks in epsom salts can be helpful as well. Consider a prenatal massage if it persists.
A 32-year-old member asked:

Can toothpaste containing peppermint oil give you gerd?

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Dr. Sidney Vinson
Gastroenterology 27 years experience
Perhaps: Peppermint oil is a smooth muscle relaxant and can lead to relaxation of the lower esophageal sphincter. I suspect with typical tooth brushing, little to no toothpaste is swallowed so it seems unlikely.
A 33-year-old member asked:

Is it okay to take medroxyprogesterone and phentermine?

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Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Yes: No significant interactions between them.
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A 28-year-old male asked:

Have constant gagging been chewing on altoids for about 5 years to help with it. Now have bad acid reflux guessing because of peppermint. Any idea?

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Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 37 years experience
See your doctor: He/she can listen and examine you, and determine if you have acid reflux disease. If that's the case and treatment doesn't work, he/she can refer to a GI doctor.
A 46-year-old member asked:

I was diagnosed w/ endometrial hyperplasia and given provera (medroxyprogesterone). What is it?

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Dr. Denise Elser
Specializes in Gynecology
A progesterone: Endometrial hyperplasia is basically an overgrowth of endometrial cells (cells lining the uterus), typically due 2 relative excess of estrogen affecting the uterus, compared to Progesterone effect. Some types of hyperplasia can become cancer if untreated. Progesterone applied systemically (by mouth, or by injection) or locally (progesterone iud) can counteract the estrogen & reverse hyperplasia.

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