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Dr. Sewa Legha
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Phosphate (Definition)

Phosphate is a mineral which is a kind of nutritional agent ...Read more


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What is the definition or description of: Aralen allergy?

What is the definition or description of: Aralen allergy?

Aralen allergy: Aralen (Chloroquine) is used in the prevention & treatment of Malaria. An allergy occurs when your body’s immune system creates antibodies to a foreign substance causing a reaction that can be mild to severe.
For potential adverse effects see: http://www. Rxlist. Com/aralen-side-effects-drug-center. Htm ...Read more

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My medication alkalizes urine and can cause calcium phosphate stones. How can I acidify my urine to counter this effect?

My medication alkalizes urine and can cause calcium phosphate stones. How can I acidify my urine to counter this effect?

Add citrate: Best approach is to add citrate. Citrate interferes with ca x phos and ca x oxalate. Citrate is available by rx as Urocit K and as Bicitra (citric acid and sodium citrate). You can supply citrate with orange juice and ReaLemon extract. These will not alkalinize urine. ...Read more

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Doctor prescribed Clindamycin Phosphate for acne. Can anyone give me information on how this medication works?

Doctor prescribed Clindamycin Phosphate for acne. Can anyone give me information on how this medication works?

Two ways: It works as an anti inflammatory and as an antibiotic as acne is an inflammatory process and bacterial issue. There is a bacteria associated with acne which is treated by this antibiotic. ...Read more

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Having chest, neck left arm, shoulder blade pains, when I take codeine phosphate or nytol tablets, can these medications cause heart problemsj?

Having chest, neck left arm, shoulder blade pains, when I take codeine phosphate or nytol tablets, can these medications cause heart problemsj?

Not usually, but..: These are not typical side effects. But as I like to say, every medicine has killed somebody sometime. Rarely, any drug may cause an unexplained or unusual reaction in a few people: nobody knows why, and it is called an idiosyncratic drug reaction. Of course, not taking medicines has killed a lot of people too. Apparently these two medicines and you do not agree. Do not take them. ...Read more

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I have been on codeine phosphate 30mg for over a year. I am worried about sideeffects. What are the long term side effects of this drug?

I have been on codeine phosphate 30mg for over a year. I am worried about sideeffects. What are the long term side effects of this drug?

Constip./Dependence: Constipation is a side effect that can occur at the onset and last throughout treatment. Regular use of any opioid (such as codeine) will produce a physical dependence on the drug that would be demonstrated if you attempted to abruptly withdraw- i.e. Agitation, diarrhea, sleeplessness, sweating, runny nose. Another effect is the possible increase in pain in your body (opioid induced hyperalgesia). ...Read more

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What causes phosphate to precipitate in urine?

What causes phosphate to precipitate in urine?

Alkaline urine + UTI: Phosphate crystals are usually formed (precipitated) in alkaline urine. Urine infected with ammonia-producing organisms will also lead to complex stone formations called struvite stones (magnesium-ammonium-phosptate). ...Read more

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What are the after effects of taking codeine phosphate for 20 years?

What are the after effects of taking codeine phosphate for 20 years?

Since 19 y/o?: I think you are married to this drug. Parting will be sweet sorrow. There isn't a reason under the sun why that should have ever happened. Your devil has a blue dress on, and you may think you need her, but as soon as you put some distance between you, you'll realize you are better off without her. Find a doctor who can help you out of that relationship. You are going to need help. She has claws. ...Read more

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What's phosphate allergy?

What's phosphate allergy?

Doubtful: Some non-medical practitioners say that allergy can occur to virtually any substance in the environment. Allergists define allergy as an over-reaction of the immune system to very small amounts of foreign substances that enter the body. While large amounts of phosphate taken as a supplement could cause GI upset & diarrhea, in my opinion there is no such thing as true phosphate allergy. ...Read more

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Clindamycin phosphate is for what?

Clindamycin phosphate is for what?

Clindamycine for wha: Clindamycine is an antibiotic which is effective against many bacterria and is used alone and in combination with other antibiotics far several infectious conditions. ...Read more

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How do you treat phosphate allergy?

How do you treat phosphate allergy?

Unnecessary: Some non-medical practitioners say that allergy can occur to virtually any substance in the environment. Allergists define allergy as an over-reaction of the immune system to very small amounts of foreign substances that enter the body. While large amounts of phosphate taken as a supplement could cause GI upset & diarrhea, in my opinion there is no such thing as true phosphate allergy. ...Read more

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What are the uses of clindamycin phosphate?

What are the uses of clindamycin phosphate?

Infection.: The topical forms are for acne treatment and folliculitis (hair follicle infection). The oral form is for bacterial infection which would respond to clindamycin. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for phosphate overdose?

What is the treatment for phosphate overdose?

Organophosphates: Don't know which type of phosphate you are referring to. For organophosphates, Atropine may be needed or possibly inubation for airwary control and oxygenation. ...Read more

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Any common use for disopyramide phosphate at all?

Any common use for disopyramide phosphate at all?

Not common: Disopyramide is sometimes used for life threatening arrhythmias (abnormal heartbeats). ...Read more

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How can you tell if clindamycin phosphate expired?

Look on bottle.: All medicines have an expiration date stamped somewhere on the container. ...Read more

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What does it mean to have a high CRP and phosphate?

What does it mean to have a high CRP and phosphate?

CRP: CRP is just a marker of inflammation from any source and thus non-specific. As for phosphate level, do you have a calcium and serum protein level as well? It often implicate something related to your bones. Soda pops have high phosphate content but I have not heard of excessive consumption of soda leading to high serum phosphate level. ...Read more

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What are the directions for clindamycin phosphate use?

What are the directions for clindamycin phosphate use?

Depends: As a monotherapy, topical antibiotics should be applied to the affected areas twice per day. When combined with a retinoid, once per day would be adequate. Beware, rare cases of pseudomembranous colitis have been reported with topical climdamycin. ...Read more

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Can clindamycin phosphate work even though it's expired?

Can clindamycin phosphate work even though it's expired?

Expiration: In general, recommend against use of expired medications. ...Read more

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What are adapalene microspheres and cindamycin phosphate gel uses?

What are adapalene microspheres and cindamycin phosphate gel uses?

Acne: Adapalene is formulation of Retin_a basically a vitamin A durative that helps control exfoliation and reduces acne. It is not sensitive to Benzoyl peroxide. Clindamycin is an antibiotic you rub onto your face and it gets absorbed. It is a means of taking antibiotics without a pill. It doesn't get as high a blood lever and tends to act at the acne itself.
These are mainstays of acne care. ...Read more

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I was wondering what would paracetamol codeine phosphate do to me?

I was wondering what would paracetamol codeine phosphate do to me?

Stop pain?: Paracetamol is what the British call Tylenol (acetaminophen).Paracetamol codeine phosphate is Tylenol (acetaminophen) with Codeine. It's a reliever for moderate to severe pain & quite effective. If you abuse it, it can have the side-effects of codeine overdose (sedation, respiratory depression, death) or Tylenol (acetaminophen) overdose: acute liver toxicity and possible death. Use as prescribed, only. ...Read more

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Please tell me, could I wear a pad while using clindamycin phosphate?

Clarify: If you are using a medicated clindamycin phosphate topical pad - apply with the pad and then throw the pad away. ...Read more

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What is mean the presence of one plus (+) amorphous phosphate in urine?

What is mean the presence of one plus (+) amorphous phosphate in urine?

Not significant: Urine deposits when looked under microscope may show crystals of chemical products excreted by the kidney. This has no particular significance, so you can ignore it. Some people are prone to make kidney stones. In these folks we look carefully if they have excess of any stone forming chemicals. This is not one of them. So you do not need to worry. ...Read more

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What causes alkaline phosphate blood work results to be out of range?

What causes alkaline phosphate blood work results to be out of range?

Lots of things: Around 5% of older folks run a high alk phos probably because of subclinical Paget's of bone. All teens and most kids have high alk phos until the growth sput is over -- up to 5x reference range is fine. ...Read more

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Pp is 91 mg/dl in blood what does that mean, and alk phosphate is 137 mg/dl?

Pp is 91 mg/dl in blood what does that mean, and alk phosphate is 137 mg/dl?

Phosphate?: There are many reasons why your phosphate may be low. It may be nutritional, or loss through your kidneys or due to changes in your body chemistry. You require a thorough review by your MD to look for a cause and help with treatment. ...Read more

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My 11 year old daughter has a alkaline phosphate level of 410 should I be concerned?

My 11 year old daughter has a alkaline phosphate level of 410 should I be concerned?

High AP: It is norm al for AP to be high at this age because AP is secreted from the bile ducts and growing bone. I wouldn't worry ...Read more

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K Phos (Definition)

K-Phos is a mineral which is a kind of nutritional agent ...Read more