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Antihistamine: Xevor is a brand name for levo-cetirizine. This antihistamine is the mirror-image isomer of Cetirizine (zyrtec). Theoretically, the r-isomers are the "active" part of the medication, so less medication should provide similar relief. It should work as well or perhaps better than zyrtec. ...Read more
Prescriptions: If you can buy inhalers online without a prescription, i would question their validity. You usually need a prescription to be able too do this. ...Read more
Rescon-mx: rescon-mx = phenylephrine hydrochloride and dexchlorpheniramine maleate. "his product provides relief of the symptoms resulting from irritation of sinus, nasal, and upper respiratory tract tissue. Phenylephrine exerts a vasoconstrictive and decongestive action while dexchlorpheniramine maleate decreases the symptoms of watering eyes, post-nasal drip, and sneezing." ...Read more
DX w/ bacterial orchitis.Took doxy,& rocephin (ceftriaxone).didn't help. can't take floroqinones(joints)or bactrim(allergic)Any other meds?Not std/ uti,was tested.
Very effective: Since reinfection is common, whole family has to be treated at the same time. ...Read more
Allergy tablets: Most allergy tablets are medications that fall into the category of antihistamines that block the effect of histamine. This treats symptoms such as sneezing, itching, runny nose, etc. Sometimes antihistamines are combined with decongestants to help with stuffy nose. Studies are evaluating "allergy tablets" that may work similar to allergy shots where the tablet contains the pollen, etc. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Zentel: Zentel 400 mg single dose is enough to treat intestinal worm infestation. Follow up with your doctor if you continue to have the problem. ...Read more
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You can BUT: You can but i wouldn't paint the nursery based on the results! you can make any prediction you want but that doesn't mean that they will be right. The same comment would apply to the drano test, and the cabbage test. ...Read more
My doc said I m suffering from allergic bronchitis and pres. me a combination of montelukast and acebrophylline. Canu please tell me abt. All. Bronchitis?
Bronchitis : Every time you breathe in, air enters your nose and mouth. It flows down your throat and into a series of air passageways called bronchial tubes. Those tubes need to be open for the air to reach your lungs, where the oxygen is passed into the blood to be transported to your body's tissues. If the airways are inflamed, air has more difficulty getting to your lungs... For further info google it ...Read more
We are planning.this month I had all pregnancy symptoms but I got my period 5 days late.i had all pregnancy symptoms before my period,canu plz suggest?
Spontaneous loss: About 25% of early pregnancies are lost spontaneously, mostly due to chromosomal defects in the embryo. The usual symptom is a delayed heavy period. Had you done a pregnancy test 3-4 days after the missed period, it might have been positive. Wish you good health and a healthy baby! ...Read more
Dr can u get chlamydia by cutting urself and then u shake hands with that person and that person cut himself and is bleeding an canu get it like that?
Canu get c-deficile again,itwas inmy stomach thedr said from a antibiotic. after Surgery.I had started throwing up andthe runslikewater withbad oder.w?
Yes: C. Diff is very hard to eradicate. Add probiotics and don't stop for many month, yogurt with probiotics. And talk to your doctor for further treatment. Most people don't treat unless you have diarrhea, so if diarrhea is back then see your doctor. Wash your hands and everyone around you with soap and water NOT alcohol based sanitizers ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Canu take Benadryl (diphenhydramine) allergy medicine if taking medicine for congested heart failure?
Be Careful: You can, but be careful. Patients with heart failure will usually be on a lot of medications and the Benadryl (diphenhydramine) may interact with them. Benadryl (diphenhydramine) will make you sleepy and may affect your breathing. This could make your symptoms worse. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can i take
No. Of course not.: Not a good thing to do. The intentional habit of inhaling burning organic material, combined with various chemicals used in the growing and manufacturing of that material (regardless of whether it is tobacco, marijuana, or any other plant) is bad for the body. Just think about it. Who would intentionally start something burning and inhale the stuff over and over and over? ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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In 400 characters...: cardiovascular exercise most days of the week, small more frequent meals, 50 grams of fiber daily, plenty of water so urine is almost clear, six to nine hours of sleep nightly, don't smoke, don't drink too much alcohol, don't talk on your cellphone while driving, complex carbohydrates, lean protein sources, keep weight healthy, don't do drugs, obey the speed limit. Did I miss anything? ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Diet & exercise: Make sure you exercise at least 30 minutes a day, don't skip meals, avoid soda, juice, dairy, alcohol and fried foods. Eat a healthy well balanced diet! also water, organic vegetable broth, green leafy vegetables, natural pickles, apples are great to fill you up so you dont feel hungry and they are very low in calories. Get at least 8 hours of sleep at night. ...Read more