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Does lurosil work?

Does lurosil work?

Doubtful: Lurosil is a combination of glucosamine, MSM, chondroitin, and hyaluronic acid. Some but not many studies suggest glucosamine may help with some osteoarthritic joints but hyaluronic acid is broken down in the G.I. tract. Most physicians are skeptical of any benefit of these. ...Read more

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Does minoxidil really work?

Does minoxidil really  work?

Minoxidil Works, but: Minoxidil promotes improved hair growth from weak follicles. Twice a day, everyday until further notice, is the recommended dosage. Get a HairCheck measurement if you want to track your progress in 90 days, otherwise you'll have to wait 6-12 months to judge. OTC minox (rogaine) is weak & messy. Formula 82M compounded minoxidil goes on dry & is much more powerful. Stop the minox? Lose the result! ...Read more

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Does Proactiv actually work?

Does Proactiv actually work?

Acne: For some people it works and for others it doesn't. Acne can be difficult to control and manage. Seeing a dermatologist may be helpful. ...Read more

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Does ipl treatments work well?

Does ipl treatments work well?

IPL: IPL can be an effective therapy for certain skin conditions. Be sure to have your skin evaluated by a board certified dermatologist. ...Read more

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Does synergeyes work for keratoconus?

Does synergeyes work for keratoconus?

Depends on cornea: Synergeyes is a type of hybrid contact lens that can be used in keratoconus. It uses a rigid central portion affixed to a soft skirt. This maintains good vision and improves comfort. These lenses are more expensive to buy and to fit. If a good fit can be achieved, initial comfort may be better than with hard lenses, wearing time can sometimes suffer though. ...Read more

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Does laser hair therapy actually work?

Does laser hair therapy actually work?

Laser 4 Hair Growth: Low Level Laser Therapy or Laser Therapy, is the use of non-burning, non-scarring, non-heating laser light to impart energy to hair follicles through photobiomodulation to improve hair growth. Many published studies & our experience with thousands of hair loss patients prove its efficacy. The key is powerful/portable device (LaserCap) & consistent use. Dead follicles don't grow hair, get evaluated ...Read more

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Does biotion 1000 work to promote hair growth?

Does biotion 1000 work to promote hair growth?

Biotin can certainly: help with hair growth, but alone it may not be enough. I love the supplement Viviscal which has biotin but also deep sea fish protein and many other active ingredients to stimulate hair growth ...Read more

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Does prematurex work?

Does prematurex work?

Here are some ...: Prematurex is branded as a herbal pill/supplement for treating premature ejaculation, but its exact ingredients are not clear. Based on what I know, I suspected it may be the mixture of known herbs mixed with some known drugs such as SSRIs, just like a herbal prep mixed with estrogen for prostate cancer in the past and some herbs mixed with sildenafil for ED lately. If so, it may work but ... ...Read more

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Does hyaluronic acid really work for aging?

Does hyaluronic acid really work for aging?

No evidence: At this time there is no scientific evidense to support this although it is usefull in osteoarthritis. It is often used in wound care and eye problems like detached retina. It is sometimes used in cosmetics where it mostly holds water in the skin swelling it a little bit. ...Read more

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Does zenmed work for rosacea?

Does zenmed work for rosacea?

Perhaps: The standard for rosacea includes avoiding any known "triggers" - that may include sun, foods, topical agents, etc. Beyond that, using sun protection and occasionally antibiotic therapy will help in some individuals. Trying "natural" products is prob fine, but results (as with any skincare) will vary - particularly with non-prescription agents. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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Does hyaluronic acid really work safe?

Does hyaluronic acid really work safe?

Yes: Hyaluronic acid is a component of the skin and can be used in anyone male or female. When administered properly, it is perfectly safe. It is an fda approved product. ...Read more

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Does anything work for premature ejaculation?

Does anything work for premature ejaculation?

Options: Distract by thinking nonsexual thoughts. "stop and start":  stop stimulation before ejaculation for 30 seconds and restart. Repeat as desired. "squeeze" method: man or partner gently squeezes the end of penis (where the glans meets the shaft) for several seconds. Stop stimulation for 30 seconds, and restart . repeat as desired. Ssris such as prozac (fluoxetine). Use a condom and/or local anesthetic cream. ...Read more

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How does hair replacement work and what does it cost?

How does hair replacement work and what does it cost?

Many techniques: Hair replacement can be accomplished with hairpieces ( wigs), hair rearrangement, topical medications or systemic hormone alteration, flaps or grafts. Currently the practice if transferring a single or a few hair follicles is very popular (fue) and produce excellent results. Cost are typically charged per hair unit transferred with reductions for larger grafts. ...Read more

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L-carnitine for energy, does it work?

L-carnitine for energy, does it work?

Possibly: It has been used for fatigue, but not usually a big factor in fatigue treamtents. Overall there are usually better ways to increase energy. ...Read more

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Does Pentrexyl really work for acne?

Does Pentrexyl really work for acne?

No: Ampicillin is not used for acne. The longer you take it the more diarrhea you are likely to suffer. ...Read more

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Does homeopathy truly work ?And if it works how does it work with such small concentrations ?

Does homeopathy truly work ?And if it works how does it work with such small  concentrations ?

Law of similars: Treating like with like. Remedy must resonate with symptoms and patient. If not close, remedy will fail to stimulate healing response. ...Read more

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Does dbs work for depression?

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Does dbs work for depression?

Yes: Deep brain stimulation has been studied in patients with very severe, treat resistant depression (trd). The number of people treated has been small but results are very promising. Dbs can be in the form of an implantable device or via a new type of transcranial magnetic stimulation (tms) that can non-invasively reach deeper into the brain. Studies are ongoing but it's not mainstream. ...Read more

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Plasma donor used drugs, how does that work out?

Plasma donor used drugs, how does that work out?

The plasma should-: -have been tested for drugs & discarded, as well as the donor red flagged in a donor based computer program. ...Read more