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What is use of tablets containing bee pollen, granular, honey, stearic acid, silica and royal jelly?
Unknown Supplement: This is definitely not a prescribed medication. It has nothing in the ingredients list that would have any medical or health benefit. It is probably one of the thousands of fraudulent products designed by herbal or 'supplement' factories to sell to gullible humans. ...Read more
Dr. Yesterday and today i found white jelly like liquid slightly red( blood mix in some parts of jelly ) discharging from anus with stool ......
See a GI doctor: And do this soon. This can be infectious, inflammatory bowel disease, tumor, and so on and so on. Go see somebody soon and be evaluated. Hope this clears up quickly, but even if it does not you should undergo an evaluation and make sure there is nothing requiring intervention.. ...Read more
Nope: Will Vaseline moisturizer clog pores on nose? No, putting Vaseline moisturizer on your face will not clog nose pores. It has actually been stated as a remedies in How to Get Rid of pores on nose. other things you can do to get rid of clogged pores: Removing makeup before bedtime, Cleansing, Ex foliating ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is it ok to use coconut oil, grape seed oil, argon oil, cinnamon powder topically during pregnancy?
Depends on goal: If you are seeking a lubricant for sexual activity, k-y is fine but there are many others in pharmacies, on line and in sexual accessory stores which can do this job better. K-y is used for lubrication elsewhere and again there are substitutes. ...Read more
For what purpose?: To the best of my knowledge, large scale scientific multicenter double blinded prospective randomized controlled trials have not been performed to determine the benefits and risks of royal jelly. There is some data showing protective effects. There is also data showing it has side effects, drug-drug interactions and potential for serious allergic reactions. ...Read more
Unproven remedy: This contains a protein hormone that governs the maturation of queen bees. Like every other biological substance, it has a variety of different effects when introduced into various experimental systems. I haven't been able to find anything that makes me think it's anything more than an expensive placebo. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Not evidence-based: This "superfood" is sold to people as the substance that causes a larval honeybee to develop into a queen. It's expensive and it works magic for the bees, so gullible folks assume it must be good for them. The internet claims about its having many different nice molecules are equally true of decomposing roadkill or nastier. Some folks are allergic. It's your money. ...Read more
Many benefits: Royal jelly is a natural source of most vitamins ; Amino Acids ; has other interesting nutrients like enzymes ; growth factors. It has a long history of use in folk medicine as a general tonic. Some modern research validates at least some benefits. See http://www.Fao.Org/docrep/w0076e/w0076e16.Htm and http://www.Naturalnews.Com/040359_royal_jelly_cancer_prevention_disease.Html. ...Read more
Anal sex: That is not for us to decide or even have an opinion about. How, when, and with whom you have sexual activity is nothing that medicine has an opinion about. There are strong ethical barriers here which we will not cross. ...Read more
Sounds normal: Semen has a variety of colors and thicknesses to it. In a single ejaculate, there may be clear and white color. The same is true for the viscosity: there may be a more liquid portion with more thick components mixed in. Not to worry - all of these details are important for the delivery, nurturing, feeding, protecting, and maintenance of getting the sperm to the egg ultimately. ...Read more
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Depends: Intacaine should not be placed in the vagina. For us to help you, let us know why you are using Intacaine? If you are using for vulvar itching, then please first find the cause of vulvar itching. If it is from an infection then it needs to be properly treated. If you wish to use something OTC till you see a doctor, use monistat cream or hydrocortisone cream. Intacaine is OK for herpes lesions. ...Read more
Don't think so: Normal toddlers don't need "appetite enhancers". They eat when they are hungry. If a toddler is not eating, the toddler is presumed not hungry. However, a few toddlers do have an eating problem. The pediatrician can check to see if there is a dietary issue, a developmental issue, etc... Growth can be measured every month for a few months to make sure all is well. Basic blood tests can be done. ...Read more