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? dysmenorrhea: Do you mean dysmenorrhea (menstrual pain), or amenorrhea (absent periods)? For dysmenorrhea, taking vitamin e 200 iu twice daily or 500 iu daily starting 2 days before menstruation and continuing through the first 3 days of bleeding seems to reduce menstrual pain severity and duration and decrease blood loss in teenaged girls with primary dysmenorrhea (menstrual pain without anatomic cause). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
It can: But you have to be careful with herbal remedies. You never know how much of the active ingredient is in any dose. So, you can take too much of the active ingredient without knowing. In addition, sam-e can mess with liver functioning. Suffice it to say do your homework and speak with a medical professional. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Acth Stimulation test:
PRG 17-0H basal: 3.70nmol/l
30min interval: 9.83nmol/l
60min interval: 12nmol/l
Heterozygous or Homozygous NCAH? Or Pcos?
NCAH or PCOS?: Not nonclassic adrenal hyperplasia with early morning 17-OH progesterone less than 200ng/dl. Yours, with conversion is 122ng/dl. Also, your stimulated level doesn't reach higher than 400ng/L. That means no 21-hydroxylase or 11beta-hydroxylase or 3-beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase or 17-alpha-hydroxylase deficiency. PCOS. ...Read more
Im 17 f with iliopsoas tendinitis. Vit d 16.46, other tests r normal. Doc suggested 2 b-complex tabs and 1 vit e per day for 3 mts. Any problems?
See details: No problems but that concoction will not help the tendinitis. ...Read more
No, ...: Vitamin E has not shown to improve sex drive. However, your drug profile suggests a significant negative impact on your sex drive from the drugs you have consumed. To hopefully improve sex desire and performance for a 33-yr man, low-risk healthy lifestyle without overindulgence / obsession will surely and timely improve your sexual ability. There has been no magic pill for such. More? Ask Doc ... ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes but: Nutrition in thalassemia is a complex area requiring the involvement of a team or professionals experienced in managing this condition with exquisite attention to detail. Supplements are often dosed based on lab testing as well as dietary content. Please ask your child's physician for the OK. This dose should be fine. ...Read more
My 7 months baby have hb e beta thall and daily taking cod liver oil which contain=cod liver oil .3 ml, vit a 600 iu, vit D3 85 iu, vit e .3 iu. Ok?
Daily supplements: From the values you provided yes, it is okay. ...Read more
Is vitamin E helpful for 8 months hb e beta thalassemia patient?Doctor prescribe her 200 iu vitamin E.Please advice
E. coli strains: Most E. coli are normal bowel inhabitants. But some, particularly those with the serotype OH157, are capable of producing a shiga toxin that is similar to that produced by bowel pathogens. But DH5a is not one of these toxin-producing strains, and is more commonly used as a laboratory strain for studying expression of genetic characteristics following cloning experiments. ...Read more
no problem: Vitamin d does come with an expiration date as do most over the counter vitamins. If the capsules are intact and look golden yellow, they are not harmful and in fact have most likely the proper amount of vitamin e. The date of expiration is the date at which the manufacturer will not guarantee potency within 5% of the labeled amount but many of these last much longer than that date. ...Read more