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Doctor insights on: Does Beeswax Have Side Effects In Humans

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Can you be allergic to beeswax?

Can you be allergic to beeswax?

Yes, contact allergy: Bees wax can cause contact allergy, usually due to a component named propolis or bee glue. Propolis is derived from tree resins and contains known contact allergens (allergy causing substances) such as cinnamic acid, vanillin, components of balsam of peru. Patch tesing by a dermatologist would clarify which allergens are involved and what to avoid in the future. ...Read more

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How to know if I'm allergic to beeswax. It weird. Iwhile. Could that be an allergic reaction?

How to know if I'm allergic to beeswax. It weird. Iwhile. Could that be an allergic reaction?

Common: For sufferers of pollen allergy. You can imagine how pollen gets into the beeswax. Because pollen allergies are specific for a class of pollens, one can react variably depending on the beeswax lot. Best to avoid. If you also suffer from seasonal rhinitis, or hay fever, consult an Allergist for individualized recommendations. ...Read more

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I'm 5months now and want to color my hair. What do you think of coloring my hair consist of honey, beeswax and hair protein how safe is these for me?

I'm 5months now and want to color my hair. What do you think of coloring my hair consist of honey, beeswax and hair protein how safe is these for me?

This isn't a typical: "recipe" for hair color change, but none of these "natural" substances should cause you any problems (until you try to figure out how to get the sticky, waxy goo out of your hair!) then, what will you use? You're wise to ask about any chemicals that can get into your body during pregnancy, but stick with your natural color would be my recommendation. I'm sure you look beautiful with the "glow! ". ...Read more

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Is beeswax a safe alternative to vaseline for use on irritated glans of the penis?

Is beeswax a safe alternative to vaseline for use on irritated glans of the penis?

Yes...: Beewax has been well known for it softening and anti-inflammatory effect to soothe the itchy skin disorders such as eczema, rashes, psoriasis. It's worthwhile to try and probably even better than vaseline. If not working as expected for you, see professional timely. ...Read more

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My mouth hurts really bad from the tightening of my braces. Can I apply beeswax to ease the pain?

My mouth hurts really bad from the tightening of my braces. Can I apply beeswax to ease the pain?

Depends: Wax will not help you from the discomfort of tightening the appliance (usually not tightening, but a larger size wire is placed). Ask your orthodontist if they use the new thermally active orthodontic wires: they typically get softer when cold, and stiffer when hot. If they do use them, drink ice water, just sips throughout the day, and it will soften the wires and perhaps hurt less. ...Read more

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I bought an eye-liner with: synthetic beeswax, dimethiconol behenate and sucrose acetate isobutyrate. Are them dangerous for my skin? I have atopic derma

I bought an eye-liner with: synthetic beeswax, dimethiconol behenate and sucrose acetate isobutyrate. Are them dangerous for my skin? I have atopic derma

Not likely: They are no more likely harmful to your skin than anyone else's. Having said that, people with ad are more likely to develop allergic contact reactions presumably due to a defect in the skin barrier function allowing allergens to penetrate the skin more readily. ...Read more

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Lip balm irritation. Inner lip only frm lip balm (petroleum jelly, beeswax & shea butter based, all fragrance free). Same feel after eating spicy food?

Lip balm irritation. Inner lip only frm lip balm (petroleum jelly, beeswax & shea butter based, all fragrance free). Same feel after eating spicy food?

Lips: You can suffer from irritation from using lip balm especially those with flavoring or petroleum based. It can also come from contact with other irritants you may be eating, chewing, or sucking including meds. However, if the inflammation is only on the inner lip, you may be suffering from a form of lichen planis. Common site. No cure just control. Talk to dentist. Research affliction. ...Read more

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Hi there, I'm making home-made diaper rash ointment with coconut oil, zinc oxide (25%), beeswax, and 5% v/v vitamin e. Is the amount of vitamin e safe for topical use on infants?

Hi there, I'm making home-made diaper rash ointment with coconut oil, zinc oxide (25%), beeswax, and 5% v/v vitamin e. Is the amount of vitamin e safe for topical use on infants?

Diaper rash: Vitamin E is pretty benign for infants. If you are using it tpically in a butt paste if should be pretty safe to use topically several times a day for even a week or more. It is a great treatment for rashes and scars. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of flea bites on humans?

What are the side effects of flea bites on humans?

Fleas: Fleas can carry tapeworms & Murine typhus. In some parts of the world to include the Southwestern United States they can carry a bacteria called yersinia pestis which can cause Bubonic plague. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of flea medications for humans?

What are the side effects of flea medications for humans?

Don't Use Pet Flea: Products on yourself humans usually use 1% topical Hydrocortisone which usually isn't problematic. Benadryl (diphenhydramine) or other antihistamines can be taken orally for itching - and this may lead to sedation. ...Read more

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Human growth hormones and its side effects?

Human growth hormones and its side effects?

Growth hormone (GH): Human gh must be injected, and is intended for gh deficiency (eg pituitary tumor), children with short stature, and HIV muscle wasting. Gh levels naturally get low with middle age. Will gh make adults feel “younger”? Generally no. Gh may increase muscle but does not increase strength. Side effects include carpel tunnel syndrome, arthritis, gynecomastia, and can cause/worsen diabetes. ...Read more

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Is it possible for anti rabies shots to have bad side effects on humans?

Is it possible for anti rabies shots to have bad side effects on humans?

Not really: The newer vaccines are basically harmless. I underwent the series and if you think you have had an exposure, you need to do the same. If you have been exposed, and you neglect this, it will cost you your life. ...Read more

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What are possible side effects of human growth hormones, if a large number of athletes use them?

What are possible side effects of human growth hormones, if a large number of athletes use them?

Can be safe, but....: Like any medicine, growth hormone has risks involved in taking it, even at commonly prescribed doses. It can raise your blood sugar, it can cause a rise in your "intracranial pressure" and slightly increases your risks for a medical condition termed scfe (slipped capital femoral epiphysis), amongst other risks. It should always be taken under the supervision of someone comfortable with its risks. ...Read more

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I heard canola oil has side effects and not very good for humans, is it a total lie or is it debatable?

Bad: Canola oil is gmo. Never cook with it. Use olive or coconut oil instead. More info on:
http://drfairchild. Blogspot. Com/2012/12/cooking-oils. Html. ...Read more

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Any type of potential negative side effects on our human health from using deodorant or anti-perspirant on your armpits everyday?

Any type of potential negative side effects on our human health from using deodorant or anti-perspirant on your armpits everyday?

Unknown: While it is safe. There are some that believe that exposure to the aluminum in the products may have health consequences. There is not current data to present that has investigated this exact question. ...Read more

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Please tell me if there are any side effects of rabies vaccine for humans?

Please tell me if there are any side effects of rabies vaccine for humans?

Yes: Local reactions, such as pain, redness, swelling or itching at the injection site is common. Systemic reactions, such as headache, nausea, abdominal pain, muscle aches, and dizziness, are reported. ...Read more

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Does whey protein supplemet have any side effects to human body?

Does whey protein supplemet have any side effects to human body?

Listen to your body: It is a processed food. A high protein diet from processed food is acidic. It is best taken with lots of fresh green vegetables and fruit which provide fresh water. Good essential fatty acids are needed and slow carbs from anti-inflammatory grains. If taken in that way and it still causes symptoms, don't use. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of human chorionic gonadotropin (hcg)?

What are the side effects of human chorionic gonadotropin (hcg)?

Ovulation: Hcg is a benign medication for most women. Ovulation is triggered with its use. There can be rare allergic reactions or burning with injection. ...Read more

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Can h.G.H (human growth hormone) have any side effects?

Can h.G.H (human growth hormone) have any side effects?

Many side effects: The reason hgh is regulated and only used for gh deficiency is because there is a temptation to give it for cosmetic reasons, and it can be dangerous. Google "acromegaly" to see effects of gh excess. Also, you don't always want "growth". Colon polyps, possibly other tumors, and the build up of coronary placque are among the growth effects you don't want.
Whatever you're in to, you don't need it! ...Read more

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What are the side effects of serostim (human growth hormone)?

Serostim (human growth hormone): Is a synthetic growth hormone for aids wasting. Can cause muscle aches, joint pains, swelling of hands/feet. ...Read more

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What kind of side effects from serostim (human growth hormone)?

What kind of side effects from serostim (human growth hormone)?

Serostim (human growth hormone): Headache, swelling, muscle/joint pain, numbness, tingling, breast enlargement, nausea. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of norditropin (human growth hormone)?

What are the side effects of norditropin (human growth hormone)?

Many and serious.: This has side effects like high blood sugar, muscle pain, joint stiffness, swollen hands and feet, sugar in urine, redness and itching in the area of injetion, and headaches. In addition, there is a high risk of death in obese patients with prader-willi syndrome and critical illness pts. People might have an allergic reaction to the ingredients in this drug, so they cannot use it. ...Read more