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Cetylpyridinium Chloride Medication
Totally different: Cetylpyridinium chloride is an antiseptic, it kills bacteria. Fluoride is a mineral that makes teeth more resistant to acid when it is incorporated into the tooth enamel and also makes it harder for the bacteria to stick to the teeth. You can't say one is better then the other because they are totally different products that are used for totally different things. ...Read more
Is cetylpyridinium chloride safe? I have mouth spray that has 0.075% in it and it says 2 sprays but I do 5 or more. Is this bad? Can I use everyday?
Safe mouth spray: Cetylpyridinium chloride is a compound used in mouth washes, toothpastes, and lozenges to fight bacteria. It doesn't eradicate them all, as some are normal to be in your mouth. The spray can reduce gingivitis and reduce plaque. It is safe, even at 5 sprays a day. However, regular dental care is also needed to assure dental health. Http://www. Ncbi. Nlm. Nih. Gov/pubmed/11505791. ...Read more
Is it bad to mix a mouthwash that whitens teeth with a regular one containing cetylpyridinium chloride?
Maybe: Mixing may cause some of the ingredients in either to be bound chemically together and not be effective. Best to use them separately.. ...Read more
Have fungal infection in mouth, what is safe during pregnancy? Also is cetylpyridinium chloride+lidocaine HCl gel safe during pregnancy??
Is it ok to use potassium chloride as a substitute for salt. Iam on the following medications: exforge, (amlodipine and valsartan) natrilix, crestor, and cipralex.?
Yes: All drugs, even aspirin, have potential side effects. Serious reactions that can occur with Bethanechol include: asthma, low blood pressure, rapid heart rate and seizures. Less serious but more common side effects include: abdominal pain or cramping, nausea, belching, diarrhea, need to urinate, excess saliva, headache, fatigue, flushing, sweating, and eyes tearing. ...Read more
I am taking bethanechol chloride for a weakened bladder. Does this drug have any actual curative effect?
No...: The popularity of using Bethanechol chloride for "weakened" bladder has undergone significant change; its use was popular back in 1970s-1990s, and has been tapering over the past two decades. It theoretically increases contractibility of bladder muscle, ; its intended effectiveness fell short of expectation. So, some urologists would not bother to use it at all nowadays. It has no curative effect. ...Read more
There are chloride ion channel drugs for the gut. Are there any for the lungs for people with cystic fibrosis?
Yes: Medications for the chloride channels in CF function anywhere the body has the channels. ...Read more
I am 14 weeks pregnant I have a bad tooth ache is orajel safe to use? Drug facts it's says benzocaine 20% and benzalkonium chloride 0.1 %
High chloride: Rare problem but can die.Get a more detailed answer ›
Processed: It the food item can sit on a counter for more than a few hours or in the refrigerator for more than a week without risking rotting, it is likely loaded with preservatives... Think salt. Lunch meat, breads, pizza, sauces, soups, many cheeses, the list goes on. Start reading labels salt (sodium) is put in almost everything...Best bests are fresh fruits, vegetables, and non deli meats. Good luck. ...Read more
Unsure: Hydrogen chloride fumes are extremely dangerous and you should first remove yourself from the area immediately. Then one must ventillate the fumes out and away from others. Then the source must be identified and neutralized, stopped or abated. If unsurfe, call 911, hazmat, local authorities and get everyone removed immediately. Seek appropriate and immediate medical attention. Be safe first! ...Read more
No-Pain Lidocaine: Yes. I can't think of a reason not, except to mask painful symptoms you've had for some time and haven't seen a doctor for. Uh, oh yes, if used too much it can irritate the skin. It can also mask pain at certain times you should be actually feeling it, if you know what I mean. It's very useful for painful anal fissures or hemorrhoids before definitive treatment. Just don't over-use it to hide something ...Read more
Danger: No. Never.Get a more detailed answer ›
If my blood chloride level is a little high what could be the cause mine was 107 MMOL/L and the range is 98-107 MMOL/L?
It's normal..: Forget about it. Be well. Go enjoy your life. ...Read more
I am suffering with hypocalcium disease let me know how it will come and why amonia chloride test will do for humans because they did for me?
My chloride, serum is 100 mgol/L. My phosphorus is 3.6 mg/dL. I've read a ratio lower than 29 could be suggestive of malignancy. Should I worry?
Taking ganaton 150mg (itopride hydro chloride) one cap per day \u0026 pantocid 40g 2x a day for 6 yrs. Safe? There any side effects of this? Thank you
Interactions: Ganaton is not available in US. It is used in combination in other countries. Just get an EKG to make sure no conduction abnormalities. Other wise it is ok ...Read more
Water good for baby!: Best to stick with water, talk with your doctor, I am available for second opinion if needed ...Read more