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Doctor insights on: Colloidal Silicon Dioxide Warnings And Recalls

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which of these pills might help me shift or stay awake all night Silicon dioxide (valeant) ,Diclofenac, baclofen, seroxat , pantozol Thankyouu ?

 which of these pills might help me shift or stay awake all night
Silicon dioxide (valeant) ,Diclofenac, baclofen, seroxat , pantozol
Thankyouu ?

Pills to stay awake: Hello. Baclofen and Seroxat have more potential to make you sleepy. Diclofenac is pretty neutral. Pantozol can sometimes cause insomnia but wouldn't bet on it assisting you with staying awake all night. Not much info out on medicinal purposes of silicon dioxide. ...Read more

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I inhaled diatomaceous earth (labeled as silicon dioxide) to control insect issue at home, and have been coughing for two days with slight chest pain.

I inhaled diatomaceous earth (labeled as silicon dioxide) to control insect issue at home, and have been coughing for two days with slight chest pain.

Not serious: Diatomite is an amorphous form of silica that is relatively non toxic. In contrast, inhaled crystalline silica is toxic, and Acute Silicosis from exposure to high concentrations can develop within a few weeks or several years after exposure. You may have incurred a mild irritation of the airway but not at risk for significant lung damage. Should your symptoms persist see your Dr. ...Read more

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Safe to take lorazepam w/ nature made magnesium supplement(mag ox, cellulose gel, croscarmellose sodium, mag stearate, silicon dioxide, stearic acid)?

Safe to take lorazepam w/ nature made magnesium supplement(mag ox, cellulose gel, croscarmellose sodium, mag stearate, silicon dioxide, stearic acid)?

Safe but not best Mg: It is totally safe but magnesium oxide is a very poorly-absorbed form of magnesium- it may work as a laxative but won't raise your magnesium levels! you would be far better off taking magnesium glycinate, taurate or citrate! see http://drcarolyndean.Com/magnesium_miracle/. ...Read more

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Is this carb blocker safe during pregnancy : white kidney bean (phaseolus vulgaris) extract 500mg, anti caking agent (silicon dioxide), hypromellose?

Is this carb blocker safe during pregnancy : white kidney bean (phaseolus vulgaris) extract 500mg, anti caking agent (silicon dioxide), hypromellose?

NO: Any diet related supplement during pregnancy should be considered unsafe. The word "diet" should not be use during pregnancy. Weight loss is not a safe approach during pregnancy. Please consult your OB gyn regarding proper nutritional approaches during pregnancy. ...Read more

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Is it bad if I eat titanium dioxide?

Is it bad if I eat titanium dioxide?

Depends.: Not sure what is meant. Small amounts of titanium dioxide can be found in various foods. However, if you are talking about eating titanium dioxide diaper rash products or sun skin care products out of the tube - that would be unhealthy. ...Read more

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What are the long term dangers of silicon implants?

What are the long term dangers of silicon implants?

Minimal: At this point in time we do not think silicone causes systemic illnesses. It can cause local problems at the site, which is why one should never have it injected. The newer silicone implants are safer, but difficult to tell if they are leaking. The only way to diagnose leaking silicone implants now is with an mri. ...Read more

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How often do I have to have silicon implants replaced?

Only if a problem: "if it ain't broke, don't fix it" but implants are mechanical devices that do eventually leak and require replacement. They are not considered lifetime devices but typically last a decade or even much longer. ...Read more

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Can a person be allergic to silicon - such as a cover for cell phone?

Can a person be allergic to silicon - such as a cover for cell phone?

Contact allergy: I had 2 patients react to their cell phone covers, the markings follow that outline of the phone where you hold it against your cheek, so yes it is possible. ...Read more

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What health effects does eating sulphur dioxide as a preservative in food have?

What health effects does eating sulphur dioxide as a preservative in food have?

Bad: Can be a carcinogen. More and more they're finding food additives like this are harmful avoid or limit the amount and frequency of this type food or thing ...Read more