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What are the symptoms that can follow toxic exposure?

What are the symptoms that can follow toxic exposure?

Would depend: It would completely depend on what sort of toxic material was present and how long a patient was exposed. ...Read more

Dr. Tim Conrad
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What is the definition or description of: Toxic exposure?

Toxic: Being in contact with a substance at concentration, quantity, and situation known to cause disturbances in a n otherwise normal person. ...Read more

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Lost all sense of smell and taste overnight last week. I only sense texture. History: had a head cold and used nostrilla. Toxic exposure at wtc for 120 days.

Lost all sense of smell and taste overnight last week. I only sense texture. History: had a head cold and used nostrilla. Toxic exposure at wtc for 120 days.

Anosmia: With sudden loss of the sense of smell, i would have you see an ENT quickly as there can be treatments which might help. A viral nerve infection can cause this, and there are medications which can sometimes help. Feel better! ...Read more

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What is the treatment for toxic exposure?

Would depend: It would completely depend on what sort of toxic material was present and how long a patient was exposed. ...Read more

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I inhaled an expo dry erase marker hard as a joke, should i be worried about toxic exposure or dangerous chemicals? it said non-toxic but worried.

I inhaled an expo dry erase marker hard as a joke, should i be worried about toxic exposure or dangerous chemicals? it said non-toxic but worried.

Depends: worry more about the pollution in the air you breathe everyday; the chlorine, fluoride, and other chemicals in your water, the lead, dioxins, pesticides, and mercury in the food you eat. Don't worry so much about the marker, just don't do it again. ...Read more

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How can I avoid toxic exposure during pregnancy?

How can I avoid toxic exposure during pregnancy?

Route of exposure: The three most common routes of exposure to toxins are oral (ingestion), respiratory (breathing in), transdermal (through the skin). Learn the potential toxins and avoid the routes above. Remember each toxin or toxoid has an entry route & specific combination of symptoms. Some common are tobacco smoke and smog in air, heavy metals and pharmaceuticals for oral, and oil based toxic substance 4skin. ...Read more

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Can oral contraceptives cause vaginal pain?

Can oral contraceptives cause vaginal pain?

May do: Contraceptive pills depending upon the type may cause vaginsl congestion which may cause pain ...Read more

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Do oral contraceptives cause weight gain?

Do oral contraceptives cause weight gain?

Weight gain: Shouldn't do. If you are gaining weight look into your eating habits and/or see a dietitian. ...Read more

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Is it possible for oral contraceptive pills cause cancer?

Is it possible for oral contraceptive pills cause cancer?

In general no.: The pill actually reduces non genetic epithelial ovarian cancer. It also likely prevents endometrial cancer in annovulatory women. However, indirectly you may see an increase in cervical cancer in pill users who decide that while on the pill it is ok to skip condoms with new partners. Having multiple partners without using a condom increases hpv contact and hpv can cause cervical cancer. ...Read more

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Can oral contraceptives cause big problems for fertility?

Can oral contraceptives cause big problems for fertility?

Very safe: Assuming that one is in good health, doesn't smoke over the age of 35, has no risk of leg/lung clots, the pill is quite safe - even safer than pregnancy. ...Read more

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Lmp was 9/6, i had bright red spotting the 17th-19th which is normal for me, but again the 22-26 and more today. What causes this? No ocp or sex.

Lmp was 9/6, i had  bright red spotting the 17th-19th which is normal for me, but again the 22-26 and more today. What causes this? No ocp or sex.

Irregular bleeding: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections ; hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test . There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more

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How does ocp stop my ovulation but cause have shorter, lighter periods?

How does ocp stop my ovulation but cause have shorter, lighter periods?

Effects on pituitary: Birth control pills reduce pituitary hormones that would ordinarily trigger ovulation, so pregnancy is much less likely. In addition, the pills limit development of the uterine lining, providing additional benefits of reduced flow and additional protection against pregnancy. ...Read more

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Does cabergoline cause weight gain?Ive just recently gotten off ocp pills and began cabergoline a month ago.

Does cabergoline cause weight gain?Ive
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cabergoline a month ago.

Usually not: Cabergoline does not usually cause weight gain. It is used in people with an elevated prolactin level or a prolactin secreting pituitary tumor. Also used for parkinson's. If anything, Cabergoline can cause some nausea. ...Read more

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I just want to know if oral contraceptives ca cause ovarian cyst because i stop taking for a year and now i was diagnosed with ovarian cyst?

I just want to know if oral contraceptives ca cause ovarian cyst because i stop taking for a year and now i was diagnosed with ovarian cyst?

No : The normal function of the ovary involves forming a cyst each month as a part of the cycle. That cyst ruptures to release the egg. It is normal to have cysts on the ovaries. Most of them are normal and will go away on their own. An ovarian cyst that does not go away may require surgery to remove it. The cysts are not caused by oral contraceptives. ...Read more

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Does the oral contraceptive Lutera cause weight gain?

Does  the oral contraceptive Lutera cause weight gain?

Not really: When a women starts a new BCPS, there may be some initial wight gain, but it usually comes right off. There is no evidence that BCPs cause sustained weight gain. ...Read more

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Could taking oral contraceptives for 6 months cause permanent hairloss?

?: Very unlikely but any medication cause different problems in different people. ...Read more

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Heard antibiotics like doxycycline hyclate can cause breakthrough bleeding while on ocps. Can d.H. Cause breakthrough bleeding while off ocps too?

Not usually: Some antibiotics can lead to accidental pregnancies while using ocps and you need to use back up birth control. If you are taking Doxycycline for cervicitis from chlamydia or pid, the bleeding might be a result of the infection and not directly from the antibiotic. ...Read more

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Uncontrollable fits of crying. Could ocp's cause this?

Uncontrollable fits of crying. Could ocp's cause this?

Possibly: The phrase "having a good cry" suggests that crying can actually make you feel physically and emotionally better, which many people believe. There is a type of chemical in emotional tears that acts as an endorphin that reduces pain and works to improve mood. Crying bouts are also triggered by hormonal irregularities, which are triggered naturally or by ocps. ...Read more

Dr. Patrick Sweet III
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Toxic Exposure (Definition)

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