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Doctor insights on: Aspirated Pill And Drink

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I aspirated a decent amount of water by drinking & I choked pretty severely but am better now. Is secondary drowning possible?

I aspirated a decent amount of water by drinking & I choked pretty severely but am better now. Is secondary drowning possible?

Aspiration: Aspiration pneumonia can occur after inhaling liquids. Symptoms would include persistent cough, shortness of breath, chest pain, wheezing, abnormal sputum, etc. Drowning from aspirating a drink of water would be unlikely, and its a great sign that you are already feeling better. ...Read more

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Can you take Unisom (pill) with Natural Calm (drink)?

Can you take Unisom (pill) with Natural Calm (drink)?

Sleep aids: Unisom is an anti-histamine and Natural Calm has magnesium. It is doubtful that taking the 2 together will give you a problem. It just isn't the best choice. One can be "over-medicated" whether with prescription medications or over-the-counter medications, natural or otherwise. But why do you need them? First cut back or stop caffeine. Try and exercise. Have a glass of warm milk. ...Read more

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Should u be drinking alcohal while taking fertility pills?

Should u be drinking alcohal while taking fertility pills?

Probably not: Alcohol (ethanol) can be toxic to living cells, so a person trying to create a new life out of a single human cell (the egg) and a sperm will probably do better avoiding anything toxic. ...Read more

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Will I get sick if I drink if I've only had one anabuse pill?

Will I get sick if I drink if I've only had one anabuse pill?

Possibly: As you may have read with the literature that came with your medicine, any alcohol taken while the drug remains in your system can make you sick. That is one benefit to the drug in discouraging cheating. Even the alcohol in a teaspoonful of cold medicine can trigger the effects. Try it if you must, it may help you stay sober long term. ...Read more

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Could drinking lots of water really flush ur system of pills?

Could drinking lots of water really flush ur system of pills?

Drink flush: No. It depends on how they are excreted and metabolized. Go to drugs. Com and look up the med you are interested. In. ...Read more

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What should I eat and drink if I have osteoporosis? I don't like to take pills.

What should I eat and drink if I have osteoporosis? I don't like to take pills.

Calcium and D: You'll get the most calcium from dairy products. Many foods are being fortified with calcium and vitamin d. Just take a good look at nutrition labels. ...Read more

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Please advise if it's okay to crush up pills/tablets and take them with food/drink?

Please advise if it's okay to crush up pills/tablets and take them with food/drink?

Variable: As this very much depends on which medications you are referring to. Be aware most "long acting", "extended release" and "sustained release" medications cannot be crushed otherwise you will "negate" the slow controlled release. ...Read more

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What can I do about my husband drinking and he is pills for high bloodpuesre and diabetes.

What can I do about my husband drinking and he is pills for high bloodpuesre and diabetes.

Limit alcohol: Alcohol is a source of calories and sugar - will make diabetes worse. Please ask him to join Alcoholics Anonymous and see an addiction specialist ...Read more

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My sister is epileptic since 6 years now. She is drinking 6 pills per day. What is its solution?

My sister is epileptic since 6 years now. She is drinking 6 pills per day. What is its solution?

Epilepsy is caused: By abnormal electrical impulses in brain cells that cause seizures. Ask her neurologist about details, but I assume she had evaluation that includes MRI and eeg. If she takes her meds, her seizures should stop. ...Read more

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Does milk affect in any of my medication? Someone told me I shouldn't drink milk with any pills

Does milk affect in any of my medication? Someone told me I shouldn't drink milk with any pills

Can: The calcium in milk and other dairy products can interfere with the absorption of some medications, but not all. The bottle your medicine comes in should say on it whether to avoid milk and other dairy products. Speak to you pharmacist if you would like to know more. ...Read more

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I really want to gain weight. Is there an herbal pill I can take. I drink ensure plus. I need help.

I really want to gain weight. Is there an herbal pill I can take. I drink ensure plus. I need help.

No, no herbal pills: For healthy weight gain. Eat healthy foods that are high in calories. Eat six meals per day. Work on strength training to build your large muscle groups. Work out with heavier weights with fewer repetitions. Sleep at least 8 to 9 hours per night. Hydrate well with water. ...Read more

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Can drinking something warm/hot after taking pills affect the way the pills break down in your body?

Can drinking something warm/hot after taking pills affect the way the pills break down in your body?

Pill taking: There is no harm in taking pills with warm water. If anything the pills will dissolve faster and reach its target sooner. ...Read more

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How dangerous and what serious effects happen if you drink Plan B pills 3 times in less than 2 months?

How dangerous and what serious effects happen if you drink Plan B pills 3 times in less than 2 months?

Pregnancy: The only danger is that it might not work and you might end up pregnant. Plan b simply decreases risk. It does not eliminate risk. Please invest in condoms and start birth control. Avoid putting yourself in this scary position. ...Read more

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How long does addreal the salt pills stay in your system? Just was on it for 3 days. And what could I drink to get it out of my system

How long does addreal the salt pills stay in your system? Just was on it for 3 days. And what could I drink to get it out of my system

Not Here: I am happy to report that not one physician on health tap is interested in helping anyone beat a drug screening process or test. Best to own up to the authorities monitoring your recovery than to continue to deny the problem. ...Read more

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I have a headache that won't go away...Almost 80% of food that I eat triggers the headache, im always drinking pills......Any suggestions?

I have a headache that won't go away...Almost 80% of food that I eat triggers the headache, im always drinking pills......Any suggestions?

MOH: Patients who use acute medications excessively to alleviate headache are at risk for developing moh (medication overuse headache) secondary to the chronic use of these medications. Patients with moh often take multiple daily doses of one or more analgesics in an effort to suppress the pain.
Rec. See a headache or orofacial pain specialist for proper diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Is their a pill or medication to reduce alchol craving I currently drink 1 pint every day it seems to be getting worse, years ago I took a mild tranqualizer for something else it worked on my craving, but I forget the name

Is their a pill or medication to reduce alchol craving I currently drink 1 pint every day it seems to be getting worse, years ago I took a mild tranqualizer for something else it worked on my craving, but I forget the name

Hello,: Hello, any of these sound familiar: disulfiram, naltrexone, and acamprosate. The problem with using a tranquilizer is that is a substitute for the alcohol and you are still under the influence of a mind altering drug. You might want to consider medical accupuncture as a way to help with your sobriety. ...Read more

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I drink the oral pills every 8 pm but since it's daylight saving the time has been moved an hour forward. Should I drink da pills at 8 or 9?

I drink the oral pills every 8 pm but since it's daylight saving the time has been moved an hour forward. Should I drink da pills at 8 or 9?

?: If you are talking about birth control then you are fine to continue taking it at 8 regardless of the time difference, you can take your pill with a variation of 1-2 hours and you will be fine. It is best that you continue on it and try not to fluctuate in times too much but otherwise this shouldn't change much. ...Read more

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Is it ok to stop drinking sodas and start caffeine pills?

Is it ok to stop drinking sodas and start caffeine pills?

Probably Not.: Caffeine from natural sources- coffee, teas, dark chocolate- is probably good for health in general. Caffeine, however, is not designed to treat fatigue or sleepiness or any other condition.

Not a fan of soda (diet or regular) or caffeine pills. They won't address the cause.

My general approach would be, after a good medical eval from pcp, to test neurotransmitters and adrenal function. ...Read more