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When I lay down my coughing gets way worse. I've had NO sleep because of it, I take benzonatate, can I mix with nyquil?

When I lay down my coughing gets way worse. I've had NO sleep because of it, I take benzonatate, can I mix with nyquil?

Get checked: You may have more than just a simple cough. I would suggest you be checked by your physician to erliminate any problems before they become serious. Could be nothing but why guess?
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I'm really sick and my throat is closing from being inflamed is it ok to take an aspirin to help the inflammation go down and NyQuil to help my cough?

I'm really sick and my throat is closing from being inflamed is it ok to take an aspirin to help the inflammation go down and NyQuil to help my cough?

Try: Warm salt water gargles or some ice chips. I prefer Tylenol (acetaminophen) or Motrin for the pain. If it is difficult to swallow and your throat appears blocked you should see a doctor to confirm you do not have a peritonsillar abscess. Please see a doctor/urgent care /emergency room physician to rule these entities out. ...Read more

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I think I have gastroenteritis. Headache, achy, can't keep food down. I have Advil (ibuprofen) and Nyquil on hand. I read advil (ibuprofen) was a bad idea. What about Nyquil?

I think I have gastroenteritis. Headache, achy, can't keep food down. I have Advil (ibuprofen) and Nyquil on hand. I read advil (ibuprofen) was a bad idea. What about Nyquil?

No: All the ingredients in nyquil are not what you need for a viral gastroenteritis. Drink plenty of fluids, get plenty of rest. Let it run its course and your body will fight the infection. Take broths in sips if you have trouble keeping full meals down. tylenol (acetaminophen) may help for ache and headache, ...Read more

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Can there be a way to slow down your metabolism?

Can there be a way to slow down your metabolism?

Check why: If you have an abnormally high metabolism you should check with your physician about hyperthyroidism, since it is a treatable cause of hyper metabolism. ...Read more

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Dose exercise speed up or slow down your metabolism?

Dose exercise speed up or slow down your metabolism?

Excited to Exercise: Your metabolism is most definitely increased with exercise and remains elevated for hours afterwards. This is why there is such a benefit from regular activity. It keeps your metabolism tuned so you burn energy efficiently. When we don't exercise regularly our metabolism will slow down, further sapping our energy levels. As a result weight gain is inevitable as is muscle loss and weakness. ...Read more

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Does drinking vodka slow down your metabolism?

Does drinking vodka slow down your metabolism?

No.: Does not slow down metabolism itself, but is a central nervous system depressant. If you fall down and sleep as a result of the vodka then it will have slowed your metabolism. ...Read more

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Can artificial sweeteners slow down your metabolism?

Can artificial sweeteners slow down your metabolism?

HighlyControversial: Epidemiological studies suggest that those drinking diet soda are more likely to become obese. Whether this is true has yet to be proven. The topic of artificial sweeteners on metabolism and satiety is highly controversial. Some studies say artificial sweetners make rodents more Insulin resistant, others suggest that people gain a better sense of satiety w/them. It'll take years to sort out. ...Read more

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Does Zyprexa (olanzapine) slow down your metabolism?

Does Zyprexa (olanzapine) slow down your metabolism?

Zyprexa (olanzapine) metabolism: Zyprexa (olanzapine) does not slow down metabolism. But it does cause weight gain in a fair percentage of patients. There are newer psychotropic drugs that have few metabolic problems. ...Read more

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Does klonopin (clonazepam) slow down your metabolism?

Does klonopin (clonazepam) slow down your metabolism?

Not likely! But...: Clonazepam (klonopin) is classified pharmacologically as a "minor tranquilizer", so think of it as something that turns down the volume on the alarm system of the brain. If by becoming calmer, less tense or anxious, you fidget less or are less active, then you will be burning less calories. To that extent, you could say that there is a secondary effect on metabolism, but you could still exercise! ...Read more

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Companies market light alcohol drinks as a healthier alternative. Is this true and do low alcohol calorie drinks slow down your metabolism.?

Companies market light alcohol drinks as a healthier alternative. Is this true and do low alcohol calorie drinks slow down your metabolism.?

It depends: Alcohol has about 8 kcal of energy compared to sugar with about 4kcal of energy. So it could be that a drink with lower alcohol could be considered safer because it had less alcohol and hence prevented unnecessary weight gain or other complications. Alcohol is a sedative so it can be argued it helps slow down metabolism. This is marketing! Lite beer has likely killed a lot of people. ...Read more

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Hello doctor, I have lots of stress at my work and I heard about meditation but I also heard that meditation slow down your metabolism. Is it safe?

Hello doctor, I have lots of stress at my work and I heard about meditation but I also heard that meditation slow down your metabolism. Is it safe?

Safe and beneficial: Meditation is both safe and beneficial to health. Advanced meditators (monks who have been doing this all their lives) are able to use specialized methods that affect metabolism. Http://news. Harvard. Edu/gazette/2002/04.18/09-tummo. Html you can also learn to lower your heart rate and your blood pressure via practices like herbert benson's "relaxation response." these increase your resilience. ...Read more

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How can I slow down my metabolism?

How can I slow down my metabolism?

You can't control it: You have no way of controlling your metabolism. Only food intake and exercise are under your control. So eat more or less depending on your daily needs and exercise more if you need to and you will do fine. ...Read more

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Will quiting smoking slow down my metabolism?

Will quiting smoking slow down my metabolism?

Yes: Quit smoking. The benefits of quitting way outlay any crazy reason to keep smoking. ...Read more

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Can gilbert's disease slow down metabolism of meds?

Can gilbert's disease slow down metabolism of meds?

No.: Gilbert's "disease" is a genetic anomaly in which there is a reduced ability to clear bilirubin from the body. This occasionally produces a visible excess of bilirubin in the body during times of increased bilirubin production. This does not affect the clearance of medications. ...Read more

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Does you metabolism slow down if you eat too little?

Does you metabolism slow down if you eat too little?

Slow down: Probably not, but why are you eating too little?
Please go online and find many articles about diet. ...Read more

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What can I buy over-the-counter to slow down my metabolism?

OTC Metabolism Slow: There is currently no over the counter medication, or prescription medication, for that matter that will slow down metabolism ...Read more