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Yes: Elavil ( amytriptiline ) is vary anticholinergic. though. You should expect to get a dry mouthy, cycloplegia (burred vision when attempting to read) elevated heart rate and a few other side effects depending on the dose. Pamelor, (nortriptyline) I find is much better for fibromyalgia ) Less anticholinergic and still will promote REM sleep)
Her the story: The bark of white willow contains salicin, which is a chemical similar to Aspirin (acetylsalicylic acid). It is thought to be responsible for the pain relieving and anti-inflammatory effects of the herb. In fact, in the 1800s, salicin was used to develop aspirin.
Unlikely: The bark of white willow contains salicin, a chemical similar to aspirin (acetylsalicylic acid) thought to be responsible for the pain-relieving and anti-inflammatory effects of the herb. Because of its similarity to aspirin and its blood thinning/anticoagulant properties, generally recommended to stop taking 10-14 days before major surgery. For a minor procedure such as vasectomy, 6 days adequate
Yes and no: Von Willebrands disease will not stop you from getting pregnant. It will require certain precautions once you are pregnant. Having no period is another matter. The absence of periods usually means you are not ovulating, and you need to ovulate to get pregnant. You need to be evaluated by a Gyn or fertility doctor to determine the problem with your periods
How safe and how much effective is treating medical conditions like RA by bee venom, ginger, and willow tree extract beside or instead of meds?
See details: There is no evidence that these supplements have any benefit in preventing joint destruction, deformities and disability. There are conventional medications that do all of these things and often put the disease in complete remission. Why would you want to put you health in jeopardy with unproven therapies?
Does traumeel contain white willow bark in it or anything else someone allergic to aspirin should not take?
No problem: Willow bark contains salicylate which is well tolerated by people having adverse side effects from aspirin. Aspirin is acetylsalicylate which is different from salicylate in pharmacologic actions.
My daughter's lip balm has willow bark in it way at the bottom of the ingredients list. (Not Listed as an active ingredient) I thought kids should use that product?
I take quetiapine,lamictal and busbarone. Is it safe to use for lean, green bean coffee extract, coq10, white willow bark and cosmoperine?
Wrong question: Every single one of these is a waste of money. Don't be a sucker.
Can I use the "it works" "greens" while breast feeding? I noticed It has white willow bark in it? It's a form of aspirin
I started dating a girl with hsv1 on genitals.I don't have it.If I use my fingers on her genitals will i get willow fingers?
Yes: If you are not already infected with hsv and to contact an infected site, you are likely to catch the infection and it will not remain at just the fingers. I trust you meant to say "whitlow" see this site for more info. http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/788056-overview.
I am dating a girl who has hsv1 on genitals...If we were to get initmate..Will i get willow fingers if I use my fingers on her genitals ?
See derm: This probably normal aging but see your dermatologist for the answers.
Curly hair: The curliness and coarse/rough texture of hair is determined by genetics (inherited from your parents). Hair tends to get even more curly in humid weather, so you may notice it is more difficult to straighten your hair on humid and rainy days. Many people who have straight hair wish they had curls, so you can be proud of your thick curly hair.See 1 more doctor answer
Hair Loss in Women: Hair loss in men occurs secondary to the influence of male hormones such as testosterone and testosterone derivatives which affect sensitive hair follicles. In women there is a change in hormonal balance with age causing relatively higher testosterone levels that influence hair density and texture. Medical conditions such as thyroid levels also affect hair growth.See 2 more doctor answers
Consultation: with your local beautician may be helpful. She or he can examine your hair and recommend appropriate products specific to your needs. Take care.
I've noticed that I have a few curly coarse hairs around my head.. What could cause this in a blond?
Ealy Grey: Grey hairs tend to be coarse and curly.