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Doctor insights on: Bentonite Magma Uses

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I have gallstones, and diverticulosis. Can I use liquid bentonite clay as a detox. Will it help or make my symptoms worse?

I have gallstones, and diverticulosis. Can I use liquid bentonite clay as a detox. Will it help or make my symptoms worse?

Where to begin?: Symptoms of? Gallstones causing symptoms really are best treated by surgical removal of the gallbladder. No matter what you do- over time the symptoms will worsen. Symptoms from diverticuli usually means inflammation and once these show up more than once, you are eventually going to need surgical care. The detox process probably won't disrupt body balance enough to change either symptom set. ...Read more

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Is bentonite clay safe to take internally while breastfeeding?

Is bentonite clay safe to take internally while breastfeeding?

No specific data: I find no specific data for this absorbent material, rarely used medically as a bulk laxative but best known as kitty litter or to plug leaks in ponds. Since it remains within the digestive tract I can see no reason it would get into breast milk. ...Read more

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Does bentonite clay have side effects to blood pressure?

Does bentonite clay have side effects to blood pressure?

May have, yes: Bentonite clay comes as several different types, depending on the predominant electrolyte associated with it, i.e. Sodium, potassium, magnesium or calcium. It may also remove helpful medications from the blood stream, like those used to treat high bp, rendering them less effective. It should only be taken with your doctor's knowledge and supervision. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take bentonite clay while on Zoloft (sertraline) if I take them several hours apart?

Is it safe to take bentonite clay while on Zoloft (sertraline) if I take them several hours apart?

Bentonite clay: Bentonite clay binds many drugs in the intestine and therefore prevents the absorption of the drug. There will be less problem if they are several hours apart, but there is variability of intestinal movement, so the results are somewhat unpredictable....I.E. How much zoloft (sertraline) would actually be absorbed and how much bound by the clay. ...Read more

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Supposing that charcoal or bentonite clay work for brown recluse bites, why aren't they used in the hospitals?

Who says it works?: The only way to really know if a treatment works or not is to test it against a standard treatment in such a way that neither the patient nor the doctor knows which treatment is being used. For treatments to work on brown recluse bites, they have to be started before the bitten tissue dies. Most people don't even know they have been bitten until then and so come to the hospital late. ...Read more

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My ENT wants me to take a morning dose of bentonite clay. Should I should take my IR Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) before or after clay/what would interfere the least?

My ENT wants me to take a morning dose of bentonite clay. Should I should take my IR Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) before or after clay/what would interfere the least?

A few hours apart: Because it may absorb the Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) I would separate the two by a few hours in order to prevent inactivating the Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine). ...Read more

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What is epaderm use for?

Epaderm: This consists of emulsifying wax, yellow soft paraffin, liquid paraffin - it is applied to dry skin and it acts as a barrier preventing loss of water. Hence the skin stays moist. ...Read more

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Is it ok to use meladerm?

Is it ok to use meladerm?

Most likely safe: Meladerm is an over the counter skin lightening agent. It contains no prescription medications. It does have some acids used for chemical peels so be careful not to overuse it. Chemical peels can be very useful for treating many skin conditions. The real question is it effective enought to justify the cost. ...Read more

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Is it charity to use chip?

Is it charity to use chip?

CHIP: The children’s health insurance program (chip) provides health coverage for children whose families can’t afford private health insurance but who make too much money to be eligible for medicaid. I guess the answer to your question depends on your definition of charity. ...Read more

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What are the uses of makahiya in medicine?

What are the uses of makahiya in medicine?

Makahiya/memosa: It is also known as sensitive plant is a creeping annual or perennial weed available in phillipine. It's root is used as aphrodisiac and used against dysentery and dysmenorrhea. It is emetic and poisonous in large dose. Seeds are used for sore throat.And used for many medicinal purposes. It also believed to have antimichrobial properties. Some studies have been done to substantiate it's benefits/ ...Read more

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What are the medicinal uses of coriander leaves?

No hard evidence.: There are no well-designed clinical studies that have attempted to determine the risks and/or benefits of coriander. Wait until there are before you spend a lot of money for purported "cures." See this article: http://www. Wellness. Com/reference/herb/cilantro ...Read more

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At are signs that someone uses drugs by injections?

At are signs that someone uses drugs by injections?

Scars or marks: Usuually you can suspect someone may be using drugs via injection (iv) methods when you see multiple puncture marks on their arms (usually at the fold of the inner elbow) hands, neck, feet/toes and even woman's breasts (yep, their breasts). Repeated abscesses (like a large pimple) can also develop at the sites where they are injecting. ...Read more

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Could you please describe some uses of nanotechnology?

Is this a school: Assignment? Here is a good article about medicine and nanotechnology. See: http://www. Nanotechproject. Org/inventories/medicine/ ...Read more

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What is hemaglutination and what are its uses in medicine?

What is hemaglutination and what are its uses in medicine?

Briefly,: It is the measure of agglutination of red blood cells and can be used as a measurement of the relative concentration of antibody in serum. The red blood cell acts as the antigen and antibody in the serum 'agglutinates' the antigen. Can also be utilized to quantitate virus and bacteria. Although not a medical site this reference is good: http://en. Wikipedia. Org/wiki/hemagglutination. ...Read more

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How to use cialis?

Cialis: It is usually taken about one hour prior to sexual activity. ...Read more

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How to use permite?

How to use permite?

Permite: Permite cream (permethrin) is a topical medication designed to treat patients with scabies or crab lice. It works by paralyzing and killing any mites and their eggs after absorption from the skin. Check with your doctor to determine how they want you to use this. ...Read more

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When do you use tpn?

When do you use tpn?

Gut doesn't work: Tpn is used when it's not safe to use the GI tract (bowel obstruction, for instance) or when the GI tract isn't functioning properly (e.g. Short-bowel syndrome, high-output fistula, malabsorption problem, etc.). ...Read more

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Is Alli safe to use?

Is Alli safe to use?

Yes: But be careful with the total fat at each meal due to bad gastrointestinal side effects. I would not recommend this be taken long term. Some have implicated this med with liver problems. ...Read more

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Whey we use condome?

Whey we use condome?

Prevent pregnancy: Condoms are a form of barrier contraception. It creates a barrier for sperm to get through and meet up with an egg.
When a sperm meets up with an egg, it can lead to pregnancy.
Therefore, condoms are meant to prevent pregnancy. ...Read more

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Any uses for sotalol?

Any uses for sotalol?

Rhythm control: Sotalol is an antiarrhythmic medication to treat certain types of heart rhythm disorders. Paradoxically it can cause potentially lethal cardiac rhythms if not used properly. All antiarrhythmics share this property. It is important to follow regularly with a cardiologist experienced in the use of sotalol. ...Read more

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Can children use Vanos?

Can children use Vanos?

Age 12 & older: This topical corticosteroid is prescribed for adults & children age 12 & older with certain skin conditions. It can be used for up to 2 weeks in adults. I do not know if dermatologists lower the duration of use for teens. It should be used only by the patient for whom it is prescribed. ...Read more

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Can children use Luxiq?

Can children use Luxiq?

Not recommended: Kindly don't try on children, medium potency steroid with multiple side-effects, need close monitoring by physician when treating an adult ...Read more

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Is it ok to use tampons?

Yes: As long as you change tampons roughly every 4 to 6 hours. Ensure that you remove the tampon within 8 hours at the longest. ...Read more

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Is sidnafil safe to use.

Is sidnafil safe to use.

Usually: Sildenafil (viagra) is an excellent medication to aid in improving erections. Patients on certain cardiac medications or with other illnesses should not take this medication - this is why it is only available with a prescription. You should speak with your doctor about whether this medication is right for you - do not take prescription medications that were not prescribed for you by your doctor. ...Read more