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Are There Home Remedies I Can Take For My Hepatitis B Infection
Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more
Possibly: There are no perfect treatments. Anti-viral and anti-fungals have been helpful in some patients. Herbal supplements like clove, thyme, and oregano which have anti-viral and anti-fungal activities could help if ingested. Topical vit d oil might be beneficial. Check blood 25-oh vit d 3 and see if it is low. Topical or oral coconut oil which is both anti-viral and anti-bacterial might be helpful. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
None, because...: One of the main purposes of humans is to reproduce. Otherwise, it would be too easy for us to go extinct. About 15% of pregnancies naturally miscarry, which is about 1 out of every 7 pregnancies. If a woman wants to "get rid" of her baby fetus, for whatever reason, that's called an elective or therapeutic abortion. In the U.S. women are free to ask their Ob-Gyn doctors about the available options. ...Read more
Cranberry juice: Cranberry juice has long been promoted as a remedy for urinary tract infections (uti). However, in addition to being uncomfortable because of the associated pain, uti's can be serious, leading to bacterial pyelonephritis (kidney infection). At the first sign of a UTI limited to the bladder (pain and burning with urination) you can try the home remedy. Without prompt relief, seek medical advice. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is there an effective home remedy for mild tonsilitis? I am allergic to many antibiotics and my strep test is negative.
Are there any safe remedies i can try at home to get rid of my swimmers ear that I have had for a while?
Hot garlic oil,vineg: The following home remedies have been used and recommended by some and may alleviate the symptoms but do not cure the infection and for that you need to see your doctor 1hot garlic oil, olive oil with garlic 2vineger 3heat with hot water bottle/heating pad 4mineral oil 5vitamin c supplement. ...Read more
Tips: Natural approaches to yeast infections: 1. Wear underwear that is cotton vice synthetic 2. Avoid wearing underpants when you go to bed at night. 3. Don’t wear tight fitting panties & pantyhose. 4. Use natural tampon/ feminine pads (avoid those which are scented). 5. Avoid douches as well as use of harsh, drying soap on genitalia. 6. Rinse genitalia very well after soaping up. >>. ...Read more
Antibiotics from Dr: Taken at home is the only reiable home remedy. ...Read more
Salt budget=1500 mg: If you have high blood pressure, diabetes, chronic kidney disease, over 50 years old or african-american. Reduce caffeine [though green tea may help]. Fish oil reduced BP a little. Agree with dr. C about eating healthy and exercising. Also balance life/play. Take time for yourself. Breathe deeply and relax. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
What are good home remedies for urinary infection?and if I need antibiotics can I just buy them at a local drug store?
No: You need a prescription to get antibiotics in the United States. Few home remedies are to drink enough water,wear cotton underwear and pants so your skin can breathe, urinate often and don,t hold your urine to prevent bacteria from multiplying,and drinking cranberry juice wont hurt except if you are allergic to this. If you think you have Urinary Tract Infection see a doctor for treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Are there any at home remedies for menorrhagia? Going on two weeks now caused from emotional stress. I don't want to take bc pills or become anemicTHX
Stress reduction: the only home remedy that may or may not stop the excessive menstrual bleeding are stress reduction techniques, like yoga, exercise, and mediation. I that does not work, please go see your GYN MD for evaluation and possible treatment as your self diagnosis may be incorrect. ...Read more
Nothing reliable: "pop" remedies are at best adjuncts to scientific treatment. Tea tree oil may help but has given teenaged boys breasts. If topical benzoyl peroxide has failed, a physician's office visit is in order. Acne is a serious, chronic disease that can do grave physical and emotional damage. Don't let your reluctance to use 21st century medicine cause you to neglect the health of a teen. Best wishes. ...Read more
Yes and No: Infection can be due to a fungus, bacteria, or virus. Antibiotics will probably not be effective in treating a fungal infection. The type of antibiotic that one may needs will depend on the type, extent and severity of the infection. Have it evaluated. You may need a prescription. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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