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Dysport Units Per Area
No: 300units/ml is a higher strength.Get a more detailed answer ›
How much should perlane (dermal fillers) injection cost? I'm seeing local clinics charging around $1000 for one syringe. Is this a normal price?
Depends: While there is always a range of prices for everything, in my practice a single 1cc syringe of Perlane (dermal fillers) costs $600. Most of the physicians in my area are within $50 to $100 of this price. Of course if more Perlane (dermal fillers) is being used the price will be higher. ...Read more
Dysport: how much in quantity is 30 units? Half a thimble full? Dermatologist suggests this amount for deep forehead creases, when expressionless.
Can one syringe of Restylane (dermal fillers) take care of both nasolabial folds (forgot to ask md; $500 per syringe)?
At 11am i received 60 units of injected botox in forehead & crowsfeet area. Can i swim freestyle (with goggles on) @7:30 tonight for approx 1200 yards?
I ve .1% w/vazalestine hydrochloride spray[rhinolast].14 ml per spray, how many times per day can I spray it maximum each day in each nostril, please help?
1 - 2 sprays 2 x/d: This an antihistamine, from your profile it seems that u might have asthma as well with probable upper airway inflammation too, nose and sinus inflammation, you need to be evaluated by an allergist/ent specialist, until that is done pls don't exceed the dosage: 1-2 sprays each nostril twice a day, good luck. ...Read more
I take around 60 gram protein per day,around 28 gram of BCAA,around 15 gram glutamine,multi vitamins,1g omega3 ,177 cm - 75 kg , 20 yr , is that safe ?
Are facial massages beneficial ? Some claim improvement in nasolabial folds , sagging ect? One specific program called "tanaka message ?"
Yes: Facial massages at least can be beneficial in terms of relaxation which has a wide range of health benefits. Should increase blood flow to facial skin which also may have some benefits. ...Read more
??: You could take a supplement but those doses you are talking about are very low doses and would not likely do much good go to vitamindcouncil.Org for good information on this subject. ...Read more
Is 80 grams of monounsaturated fat and 17.5 grams of polyunsaturated fat per day too much? I eat 2500 calories per day.
Difficult: Official guidance is 20-35% of calories from fat and each 1g fat is 9 calories so probably around 55-95g fat per day. https://medlineplus.gov/ency/patientinstructions/000747.htm Main fat to reduce is saturated fat. Recommend seeing licensed dietician in your area for specific advice/guidance here ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Expensive: Cash price, without prescription coverage, is upwards of 500$. Check the manufacturer website for rebates or discount programs. ...Read more
Urine culture states mixed urogenital flora 50,000 - 100,000 colony forming units per mL. what does this means?
What does massaging the treatment area after sculptra injections do? I've read several doctor's websites that recommend massaging the treatment area several times a day after sculptra injections? Why? What does massage do?
It will vary very: much even among physicians in the same city. The best thing to do is call offices and get prices, or even go on the internet and check websites of Physician practices. A word of warning, you only want to use Board Certified Plastic or Cosmetic Surgeons! ...Read more
Would one 60 min cardio secession be more beneficial than two 30 min secessions or no dif? Goal of fat loss. Nutrition & intensity aspects understood.
2 sessions: 2 sessions spread apart by a couple of hours could raise your metabolism longer than one long session. The idea is- after each half hour session- your metabolism will be raised lets say for 1/2 a hour ( a total of one hour of increased burning calories). If you work out for one hour- the after burning of calories will only be for the 1/2 hour, so youre better splitting up your routine. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Does taking daily 4 grams of fish oil (soft gels) for 2 months decrease platelet count? If yes, approximately by how much or points k/uL?Thank you
Platelets/ fish oil: https://books.google.com/books?id=TOHTBwAAQBAJ&pg=PA152&lpg=PA152&dq=fish+oil+and+platelet+count&source=bl&ots=6txSo9rTKf&sig=mDEYrfjNAHCf5q0xO0M8tGor3PA&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjzuYvntPjOAhXE6iYKHTqPAGo4ChDoAQhRMAY#v=onepage&q=fish%20oil%20and%20platelet%20count&f=false page 152 Effect of fish oil on count is variable. Doses of 10 g per day were associated in 2 subjects w/< 150,000. f/u/w/ doc ...Read more
Creatinine level around 114-116 micromol/L (50-120 normal) for a few times after pause for 2 months of not using creatine.Eating alot meat and train?
My vitamin d level is 18 ng/ml (well below the lab test minimum of 30). Doctor prescribed 800 iu per day. Is this enough? Thanks
May be: 800 units is the recommended dose, however, you can safely take 5000 units of vitamin d3 per day for three months to correct the deficiency. ...Read more
Yes: Are you thirsty, or is this a habit/lifestyle? Diabetes or Kidney or Pituitary Gland diseases can cause thirst, and urination. A good rule is 1-2 ounces water flood for every 1 pound of body weight. Excess water intake such as you describe can lead to severe lowering of your body's Sodium level, and can cause cerebral swelling, and seizures and severe consequences. ...Read more