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Cologne Poisonous Toxic
If ingested yes: How toxic depends on the ingredients. Also some people can have an allergy to an ingredient in the cologne. ...Read more
Is it okay to take expired valtrex (valacyclovir)? Can it be poisonous or toxic? Can it be less effective?
When did it expire?: * years. Wouldn't take it. One year. I would. Was it in a bottle in a shelf, or sitting out exposed to light. Wouldn't take it sitting out for some time. Most medicines not requiring refrigeration after opening the bottle have a two year "safe" time, assuming no high heat or water! ...Read more
Resp arrest.: Pts. With COPD have a problem in letting the co2 out from their lungs. Co2 measurements at the level of the brainstem send a message to the brain and lungs to breath slower or faster. When too much oxygen gets in, the stimulus of co2 stops then the lungs stop moving since there is plenty of oxygen (respiratory arrest). COPD patients that retain co2 cannot get concent. Of o2 >2 lts. X min. ...Read more
What it says:
Vitamin toxicity means just that: too much of some vitamins can cause sickness. Some vitamins are relatively harmless in large quantities (albeit a waste of $) while others can cause serious damage.
So - taking excessive amounts of vitamins is generally not a case of 'more is better'. ...Read more
There is not: If your child has been exposed to alcohol and is toxic, call 911 and get your child to the er. I do not know how much your child has drunk, and depending on amount s/he may need life support. There are college students who have drunk so much they have died. Some adults have high tolerance, and their bodies process the alcohol, leaving a hangover the next day. With a child, I repeat: get help. ...Read more
No: It doesn't cause aluminum toxicity. Good luck. ...Read more
If the epidural: Is placed too close to a vein and the local anesthetic enters you body you will feel anxious, tingling around mouth, ear fullness, which may progress to twitching, seizures, and to cardiac problems if progress. Medications are given in small amounts with tests to prevent this complication ...Read more
Heavy metal toxicity is real. It is not an issue of belief. Metals such as lead, mercury, silver, uranium have been associated with illnesses. Consult this site that is devoted to modern doctors and provides information about metal toxicity.
http://www. Webmd. Com/a-to-z-guides/heavy-metal-poisoning ...Read more
Lidocaine toxicity: If the epidural needle or catheter enters a vein and not detected, the local anesthetic will enter your circulatory system instead of the epidural space. Symptoms and signs of toxicity will occur, first a numbness and tingling of your lips and tongue, fullness in ears, jitteriness. Can progress to seizures and cardiac arrest. Although technically a misplacement more a problem of detection early. ...Read more
There are number of different classes of insecticides and each class has its own profile of toxic effects. The link below provides information about organophophates, a common type of insecticide. If you have been exposed to insecticides, it would be prudent to see your doctor.
http://emedicine. Medscape. Com/article/167726-overview ...Read more
B12 toxicity: B 12 toxicity is rare and I have only seen it with large and frequent injections of b12. Stopping B12 should get you out of toxicity very quickly. ...Read more
Is it true that too much elemental calcium in the blood (over 2500 mg) may cause calcium toxicity?
What happens if there are any dangerous toxicity from nutrients in centrum for kids for taking this much a day?
Not ideal: While it's not the ideal vitamin, if they took one a day, there is not enough of anything in it to be in the "toxic" range. That being said, I would recommend a children's vitamin going forward. ...Read more