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Can you tell me is cologne poisonous or toxic in any way?

Can you tell me is cologne poisonous or toxic in any way?

If ingested yes: How toxic depends on the ingredients. Also some people can have an allergy to an ingredient in the cologne. ...Read more

Toxicity (Definition)

Toxicity is the degree to which a drug or a substance can harm ...Read more


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Is it okay to take expired valtrex (valacyclovir)? Can it be poisonous or toxic? Can it be less effective?

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

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What is meant by drug toxicity?

What is meant by drug toxicity?

Toxicity: This the inherent capacity of a therapeutic compound to produce negative results by damaging your body in some fashion. There are very few medications which do not have some toxic effects. ...Read more

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What exactly is oxygen toxicity?

What exactly is oxygen toxicity?

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

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What does vitamin toxicity means?

What does vitamin toxicity means?

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

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What is done for cefuroxime toxicity?

What is done for cefuroxime toxicity?

Symptomatic: Treatment depends on the severity of the reaction. After stopping the medication the symptoms of the reaction need to be treated. Treatment varies depending on the clinical findings. ...Read more

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Symptoms of titanium allergy or toxicity?

Symptoms of titanium allergy or toxicity?

None: To my knowlege titanium is biologically inert meaning it cannot cause an allergic reaction. However, if you have dental implants placed it is possible that the implants are failing or need to be looked at by your dentist. ...Read more

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What the antidot of ethanol toxicity please?

What the antidot of ethanol toxicity please?

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

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Is there any antidote for cyproheptadine toxicity?

Is there any antidote for cyproheptadine toxicity?

Periactin poisoning: Https://medlineplus. Gov/ency/article/002617.htm

There is published information from the US National Library of Medicine on cyproheptadine overdose.

Other non overdose toxicity should subside as the drug leaves the body ...Read more

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What to expect for epidural misplacement or lidocaine toxicity?

What to expect for epidural misplacement or lidocaine toxicity?

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

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Do modern day medical doctors believe in heavy metal toxicity??

Yes: 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

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Epidural misplacement or lidocaine toxicity, can you tell me more?

Epidural misplacement or lidocaine toxicity, can you tell me 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

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My 14 yo daughter may have some symptoms of lithium toxicity. How can I be sure?

My 14 yo daughter may have some symptoms of lithium toxicity. How can I be sure?

Need a blood test: I assume she is taking lithium? If so, then she needs a blood test asap. Lithium toxicity can be very serious, even life threatening. I would call your doctor/psychiatrist immediately or go to the ER. Also, make sure she is well hydrated in the meantime. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of insecticide toxicity? And how long are symptoms expected to last?

What are the symptoms of insecticide toxicity? And how long are symptoms expected to last?

What kind?: 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

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How do you treat B12 toxicity? I have been diagnosed and have all symptoms especially swelling.

How do you treat B12 toxicity? I have been diagnosed and have all symptoms especially swelling.

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

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Is it true that too much elemental calcium in the blood (over 2500 mg) may cause calcium toxicity?

Is it true that too much elemental calcium in the blood (over 2500 mg) may cause calcium toxicity?

Yes: That dose is dangerously high. They is little reason to take any calcium supplements, especially that high a dose. This dose can cause kidney stones and accelerate arteriosclerosis among other side effects. ...Read more

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What happens if there are any dangerous toxicity from nutrients in centrum for kids for taking this much a day?

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

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