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What are beta levels?

What are beta levels?

That depends: That depends on a lot. In the world of obgyn, it usually refers to the hormone produced when a woman is pregnant. We follow it sometimes to help determine if a pregnancy is normal or not early in the pregnancy. Sometimes it is tested in rare cancers or abnormal molar pregnancies as well. Other hormones may be refer to as betas in other fields of medicine as well. ...Read more

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What is thalessima beta?

What is thalessima beta?

Beta thalassemia: is a genetic disorder that results in low production of beta hemoglobin. Red cells contain hemoglobin to carry oxygen to our tissues. In adults hemoglobin is a complex of alpha and beta hemoglobin. Beta thallassemia results in anemia, but the severity may vary in different patients depending on the whether one or both copies of the gene are mutated. ...Read more

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What are symptoms of high beta levels?

Beta what?: There are many different "beta" compounds. There's even a tropic fish named beta. Which one do you mean? ...Read more

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¿Beta 0,45 valor de referencia 2,9estoy embarazada ? Jue Abr 20, 2017 2:14 pm ¿Beta 0,45 valor de referencia 2,9estoy embarazada ? Me lo hice un día a

Pregnant?: Hola Beta 0.45 reference value 2,9 am I pregnant? Thu Apr 20, 2017 2:14 pm Beta 0.45 reference value 2,9 am I pregnant? I did it one day From Google translation Spanish to English I am not sure if the reference value is 0.45 or 2.9 Maybe another doctor can say Dr Lori Lange Pennsylvania ...Read more

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What is a beta blocker?

What is a beta blocker?

Beta blocker: It is a category of medication that is primarily used for cardiovascular diseases, such as high blood pressure and rhythm problems of the heart. Some other conditions are also treated with beta blockers, but the most common is for hypertension. There are several unique drugs in this category, and some of them have been available for many years. Common ones include Propranolol and metoprolol. ...Read more

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Is beta of 5500 in week 4 bad?

Is beta of 5500 in week 4 bad?

Not Necessarily: Beta HCG should reach the 5000's in week six, or after 21 days after conception. Your dates may be incorrect. Check with your ob. ...Read more

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Why do people take beta-blocker's?

Why do people take beta-blocker's?

Many reasons: Angina, coronary artery disease, high blood pressure, chf, atrial fibrillation and other heart rhythm disorders, palpitations, public speaking anxiety, tremor and migraines all can see some benefit from beta blockers. Cad, chf, af and BP are the most common reasons. ...Read more

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How is nanodol as a beta blocker?

How is nanodol as  a beta blocker?

See below: It is a nonselective beta blocker with a long half-life that taken one a day. ...Read more

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Hr is 104do I need a beta blocker?

Hr is 104do I need a beta blocker?

Why is it fast: Important to figure out why your heart rate is fast and what kind of rhythm it is. Beta blockers are indicated for specific rhythm disturbances. ...Read more

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Does a beta blocker work in your system right away?

Does a beta blocker work in your system right away?

Beta blocker: Yes if given intravenous it will work right away, but if it is taken orally it will start working as soon as it is absorped in the blood stream. ...Read more

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Is it bad to take a beta blocker before going to bed ?

Is it bad to take a beta blocker before going to bed ?

Beta blocker: We usually give beta blockers during the waking hours but it isn't "bad" to take beta blockers at nite. Discuss with your Doctor who knows you and your situation to see if nocturnal beta blockade is for you. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: beta-blocker?

Anti-adrenaline: A beta blocker is a medication which prevents adrenaline-like compounds from connecting to the "beta adrenergic receptors" in the body. Beta-1 receptors affect heart squeeze, relaxation and rhythm and are usually the primary target. Medicines like metoprolol and atenolol work only on this receptor. Other "nonselective" beta blockers block beta-1 and beta-2, with or without other effects as well. ...Read more

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Hbe/beta thall can be very variable? What does it mean?

Not sure: You may be referring to amount of fetal hemoglobin present--this can vary from person to person. Ask your physician what they intended for you to understand. Good luck! ...Read more

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What to do if I have problems after taking a beta blocker?

May need to stop it: If you've been taking it for just a short time, you can stop the medicine. If you've been on it for a while, you'll need to taper the dose down . ...Read more

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What effects do beta-blocker drugs have on a big presentation?

What effects do beta-blocker drugs have on a big presentation?

Actually may help: Performance anxiety, or colloquially, stage fright, or fear of public performances, may be mitigated by small doses of beta-blockers. Should only be used under you doctor's supervision, since there are adverse effects possible for which your doctor can screen you. ...Read more

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What types of rays (gamma,beta, or alpha) does the sun give off?

What types of rays (gamma,beta, or alpha) does the sun give off?

Lots: Mostly light rays. We have learned to describe them by wavelength. Visible. Ultraviolet [UV]. Infrared [heat]. Lots of other radiation. Reason for this question on a medical site? ...Read more

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Lmp dec 7 2013 my beta level on cycle day 31 is 12.5 is this good?

Lmp dec 7 2013 my beta level on cycle day 31 is 12.5 is this good?

Too early to tell.: You need to get a trend of these numbers to determine if it's good or bad; if doubling every 48 hours then that's good but if it's staying around the same or getting smaller then that can be a problem. ...Read more