Top
10
Doctor insights on: Aluminum Hydroxide

Share
Dr. Anna Durbin
34 doctors shared insights

Aluminum Hydroxide (Overview)

Aluminum hydroxide is an antacid which is a kind of anti-ulcer drug (gastroenterology drug).


Dr. Anna Durbin
34 doctors shared insights

Aluminum Hydroxide (Overview)

Aluminum hydroxide is an antacid which is a kind of anti-ulcer drug (gastroenterology drug).


3

3
I have body odor on one of my armpits so i tried using aluminum chloride, but it didn't worked. I've also tried natural remedies but nothing works. ?

I have body odor on one of my armpits so i tried using aluminum chloride, but it didn't worked. I've also tried natural remedies but nothing works. ?

Body Odor: Apocrine glands secrete a fatty sweat directly into the tubule of the gland. When you're under emotional stress, the wall of the tubule contracts and the sweat is pushed to the surface of your skin where bacteria begin breaking it down. Most often, it's the bacterial breakdown of apocrine sweat that causes an odor. You can try topical antibiotics and see if that helps. ...Read more

5

5
I accidentally swallowed a pill wrapped in aluminum foil the other day. Is this dangerous?

I accidentally swallowed a pill wrapped in aluminum foil the other day. Is this dangerous?

Aluminum foil pill: It should be fine. It has likely passed with stooling by now. I would be concerned if you have abdominal pain or difficulty swallowing. ...Read more

7

7
Why flavedon mr35mg used what is the side effect?

Flavedon: Read this article first===>http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/trimetazidine. The drug is principally used now for patients with angina (heart pain) and has been shown to be effective. It should not be used if you have any movement disorders such a s restless leg syndrome or parkinson's-like neurologist symptoms. Rad the side effects and you and your doctor van decide whether its right for you. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
8

8
Thinking of doing the abc diet, no what to do and all that, but what are the side effects?

Thinking of doing the abc diet, no what to do and all that, but what are the side effects?

Agree w Dr. McGee: 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

See 2 more doctor answers
9

9
Is Carafate (sucralfate) safe? What about aluminum toxicity? Also, How long is an appropriate amount of time to be on it?

Is Carafate (sucralfate) safe? What about aluminum toxicity? Also, How long is an appropriate amount of time to be on it?

Yes, safe: It is usually taken for 6-12 weeks but sometime longer depending on ulcer healing. It is a safe medication. The ingredient aluminium mostly stays in your stomach and hardly any, if at all, amount goes into your system. So dont worry about toxicity. ...Read more

10

10
I use "tom's of maine" deoterent that is aluminum free. I sweat a lot so i put it on 3 x a day & I use a lot. Is it possible to overdose?

I use "tom's of maine" deoterent that is aluminum free. I sweat a lot so i put it on 3 x a day & I use a lot. Is it possible to overdose?

Hyperhidrosis: You have a condition called hyperhidrosis. Several treatment options are available for hyperhidrosis. Your doctor will work with you to find the least invasive treatment that relieves symptoms. Nonsurgical treatments for hyperhidrosis may include: topical medications like drysol or gylcopyrrolate, oral medications, Botox and others. ...Read more

Alternagel (Definition)

Alternagel is an antacid which is a kind of ...Read more


Amphojel (Definition)

Amphojel is an antacid which is a kind of ...Read more