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Nothing Usually: Calcium hydroxide or slaked lime is commonly used in food preparation and in sewage treatment. Side effects of acute exposure are; swallowed: chemical burns of esophagus eye exposure: blindness and burns skin exposure: burns inhalation: bronchitis, cough treatment is avoiding exposure and washing the affected area. No chronic exposure issues however. ...Read more
Over the nerve: Calcium hydroxide is used as a base to cover an nor peeve that has been exposed by dental work (in an effort to clean out decay) or it is place in an area that is very close to the nerve without the exposure. It acts like an insulator under a filling or a temporary filling. It is hoped that the tooth will self heal and reduce the possibility of a root canal. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
In my country they soak some kind of fruits in lime water (calcium hydroxide) to make it crispy jam
Is it healthy to consume that?
Yes: This stuff is made up of normal body constituents. ...Read more
If I'm allergic to latex does that mean I'm also allergic to potassium thioglycolate and calcium hydroxide? I am burning and red from using nair
Post Whipple so must take antacids and enzymes. guidance says avoid calcium carbonate and magnesium hydroxide antacids. Any alternatives please?
Alternatives: The problem is most antacids are from the 2 chemicals but you can use Gaviscon which is a little different and so could be used without over use. However I do not know if you can use meds or are on the H2 receptor blockers (Zantac, Pepcid, (famotidine) Axid) These can help with the heartburn as well. You can try these and see. I hope it is some help but depends on your provider. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can you get doxylamine in prescription form from a dr. That will not contain calcium? How does milk of magnesia (magnesium hydroxide) or senna pills help constipation?
1200 mg daily: A good rule of thumb for adults is 1200 mg daily plus what you take in with meals. Calcium supplements usually come in 600 mg tablets and you take one twice daily. They may contain vitamin d in the amount of 400 units each as well, though you can get them without the vit. D. Pending your age, risks, medical conditions etc, you should be safe. If quesitons, ask your pcp about you in particular. ...Read more
Several!: Too much vitamin d with large calcium doses. But a tumor(s) of your parathyroid gland is a major concern. It ccan be primary of secondary. Also, frequently overlooked, is hyperthyroidism. You need a pth, ionized calcium, 25-oh- vitamin d, and TSH obtained to check these out. Finally calcium can be elevated if your protein levels are too high. Doctors have formulae that can differentiate this! ...Read more
Let me help: Nausea and vomiting, muscle weakness, and excessive drowsiness are some of the possible symptoms that may occur with an overdose of calcium. Symptoms of an overdose may occur if your dosage exceeds the tolerable upper intake level" (ul), which is 2500 mg (2.5 grams) daily. If you happen to take too much calcium, be sure to seek medical attention right away. ...Read more
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