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Acacia Fiber Side Effects
Good medication to relieve symtpoms of small fiber neuropathy with few side effects? Gabapentin caused too many side effects.
What would be th proper dosing for starting a prednisone taper for 8wks for autoimmune small fiber neuropathy? What are side effects
No set dose: There is not absolute set dose. It depends on several factors. As a general rule the starting dose is between 40 and 80 mg daily. ...Read more
I took a combo of acacia fiber, flax fiber and oat fiber 3 times since I have been pregnant I am 2 month pregnant...could it cause harm?
1/2 Way There: Fiber, for the most part, stays in the intestines. As long as you take adequate fluids and don't over doo-doo it, you should be OK. Was that a concoction you made-up yourself? Not bad! Remember, though that there are two kinds of fiber:soluble and insoluble. Sounds like you are taking the insoluble, bulk-forming ones. The other kinds absorb water and turn into a kind of gel which sort-of regulate things ...Read more
Side effect: Do you mean "simvastatin"?, if so, then there is no side effect from stopping simvastatin; however if you have high cholesterol and you stop taking your medication, the level of cholesterol may increase again, you also need to control your diet, such as avoiding red meat, cheese, eggs, whole milk etc... ...Read more
Ana Boot Camp Diet: With the Ana Boot Camp Diet would anticipate possible side effects like malnutrition, fatigue, overly rapid weight loss, dizziness, low energy level, loss of large % of muscle mass – including heart muscle, problems with sleep, electrolyte imbalances, cold sensitivity, depression, paranoia etc. It may also be the start of a pattern of unhealthy eating. ...Read more
A carminative is any: Agent that helps with flatulence by coalescing small bubbles of gas in the GI tract into larger ones for expulsion of gas. Mylicon is safe, but not very effe tive. I'd avoid herbal carminatives. Have a nurse teach you the "football hold" or "colic carry" & know that all the grunting & straining will cease as the smooth muscle of the gut develops normal peristalsis, coordinated movement. ...Read more
Mondeslor is used to treat allergies. It is an active metabolite of Loratadine (Claritin).
Like many other meds there are many potential side effects.
Most common side effects are headache, sleepiness, nervousness, wheezing, fatigue. This is among other less common side effects. This medication overall is well-tolerated.
It should be used in caution in elderly ...Read more
Symptoms, correct?: It is very easy to overlook the subtle mental and movement changes that warn of Wilson's. The elevated liver enzymes, possible Fanconi syndrome revealed on urinalysis, and/or the low-grade hemolysis cause no symptoms. By the time the KF rings are visible in the eye, the disease is advanced. Have a high index of suspicion. ...Read more