Doctor insights on:
Brain Chemistry And Low Sodium
Multiple: There are many different types of treatment. However the treatment varies depending on what type of hyponatremia you have. If you have hyponatremia from dehydration, you must have a liquids that have salt (ckn broth or normal saline) in them. If you had hyponatremia because you retain too much fluid, then you must use a water pill to get rid of the excess water and improve your serum sodium. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depression : May have depression. Whoever you see , keep in mind meds should be used for at least 9 months, see a psychologist (regular pcp don't resources for psychotherapy), see clergy, get support from a good friend or family, meditate. It is a marathon. Stick with the same doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: With acute intoxication the brain chemistry is altered, alcohol withdrawal, brain chemistry is altered and if dependence to alcohol develops, brain chemistry is altered. Any drug including alcohol has a direct effect on the brain, its neurotransmitters, it may cause some neurotrasmitter levels to go up and some to go down. The brain "tries" to adapt to what you do to it, but their are consequences. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Difficult to tell: I will be unable to tell you for your specific case. In theory exposure to valium could change the number and efficiency of certain receptors in the brain which are building blocks to your brain chemistry. This is an interesting question and there is active research going on around this. Your doctor may be able to give you a more specific answer based on your history (duration and dosage). ...Read more
How long does it take for your brain chemistry to return to normal once an alcoholic has stopped drinking?
No: Not significantly.Get a more detailed answer ›
Have read articles online claiming too frequent masturbation can negatively effect brain chemistry. Any truth? Reputable Research? How often healthy?
Rational brain: No. There is no negative health consequences to the normal human sexual activity called masturbation. At 35 I hope you would realize that some things put on the web are there for hateful, hurtful, and dangerous propaganda. This disinformation about masturbation is completely false. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- What causes low sodium serum levels and high blood pressure?
- Elevated cortisol levels and low sodium what should i eat
- Anemia and low sodium
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- What does low oxygen and sodium in blood mean?
- Causes of low sodium and potassium levels
- Lung cancer and low sodium levels
- Causes of low sodium and chloride levels
- Talk to a neurologist online