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Evion 200 Side Effects
Probably none: There are very many forms of these fat soluble vitamins, known as part of the group tocopherols. They are a good source of antioxidant activity and a decent, healthy diet will have enough of the amount your body will need. If you do take it as a supplementk don't bother with more than 400 iu daily--probably only need a tenth of that. ...Read more
Wat is the proper dose of vitamin E to take for nash. In a 24 year old male 59kg 174cm BMI 19.5 not to risk side effects of vit e and to take benefit?
800 IU: If you have biopsy proven nash, the studies recommend 800 iu per day. ...Read more
Are there any side effects to using l-glutathione with vitamin E soap? Using it for three days now, and have a peeling off skin on face
Dermatitis: (skin rash) has been reported occasionally in patients using topical Vitamin E. You should stop using the soap if it is irritating your skin. Some soaps can be very harsh and remove the oils and this too can cause peeling. Using a lotion afterwards might help... but seldom do people need harsh soaps to get dirt off of their face, as they might need for dirt and grease on their hands. ...Read more
Tribulus aquaticus side effects; also is too much vitamin E bad and will both of these help make my penis bigger and can vitamin E be applied direct?
Unknown and no: Tribulus aquaticus is a supplement that has no valid scientific studies showing that it does anything beneficial for you. Since it has not been studied, side effects are unknown. Vit E has also not been found to be helpful, and may increase the risk of lung cancer in smokers. Nothing will make your penis larger, no matter what you apply to it. ...Read more
I'm 16 and I suffer from acne and I'm suggested to use Benzoyl peroxid, Doxycycline, Isotretinoin, n vitamin-e, so I'm askin if there'd b sideaffects.
Yes: Acne is a chronic disease that's a grave personal and professional liability. It is well worth the likelihood of side effects. If topical benzoyl peroxide isn't a bit unpleasant, consider increasing the strength / frequency until it is. This plus tetracycline may be enough for moderate acne. Isotretinoin is brutal but hugely effective; talk with your physician at length about it. ...Read more
I have been using (self prescribed) modafinil for 6 years at 200/400mg daily. What are the potential long term side effects?
More important, why?: There are no known statistical long term fx, but there are reports of precipitation of mania in isolated cases. The bigger? Is why are you using it? To stay awake? To improve attention? Cognitive enhancement? Antidepressant? As it is a controlled substance, you could be in legal trouble if discovered. See a shrink, and get a prescription if it is appropriate. You are in troubled waters. ...Read more
I'm concerned. My sister is consuming daily 200 mg of provigil daily during his exams (over 1 month). What are the riskiest side effects?
Safe: Provigil is a medication to decrease excessice daytime sleepiness. It is a pro-histamine and increases wakefulness and can sharpen awareness. It can help ms fatigue and other conditions. It is usually not given for attentention. It seems that your sister is taking it as a stimulant. Short term there are few risks. ...Read more
How long do side effects continue when forest starting Valprease 200, is this similar to Lithium, will it make a person gain weight.?
Valproic Acid: So, I think Valprease is a form of Valproic Acid, which is an anti seizure drug which can be effective for Bipolar Disorder. The side effects are completely different from lithium. Valproic Acid can adversely affect the liver, where as lithium side effects involve the kidney. Both drugs can definitely cause weight gain, which can be a huge problem. There are other side effects as well. Good luck! ...Read more
Terbinafine: Many side effects and adverse drug reactions. Diarrhea, constipation, nausea, sickness, fullness, abdominal pain, indigestion, dyspepsia, gastritis, cholestasis, flatulence, altered stool color, abdominal pain, headaches, dizziness, vertigo, light-headedness, decreased concentration levels, paraesthesia (pins and needles) pain and so on and so on. Go to Wikipedia and look up terbinafine. ...Read more
I'm only 5'8 and 200 lbs. I'm wondering if I should take diet pills. What are the short term and long term side effects?
I was put on 200 mg provigil today and taken off adderal 30mg 2x/day. What are the possible side effects of switching and is the dosage similar?
Noticeable change: The intention behind the change is important to know and so I can only surmise what it was although both good and bad things may happen as with most changes. The Provigil is more subtle in both therapeutic effects and side effects. The Provigil may cause less jitteriness and anxiety and will not have appetite suppression. Monitor for a strange rash or malaise from rare allergic reaction. ...Read more
Topamax (topiramate) for 12 months. On 200 mg and am now experiencing many serious side effects. Have 50 mg tabs. Ok to dec. By 50mg per week?
Take as prescribed: Talk with your doctor first. This is very important with topamax (topiramate) and especially since you are experiencing side-effects. Some people do well, however, tapering the dose by 50 mg per week, i.e. Decrease to 150 mg week 1, then to 100 mg week 2, then 50 mg week 3. Pharmacists are very knowledgeable and you may want to speak with your pharmacist as well. ...Read more
Possible side effect: It means they won't necessarily occur. Tiredness, sleep disturbances, sweats, nausea and gastric symptoms, cold symptoms, sexual dysfunction. And others. It's important that, if you think you may have a side effect, don't just discontnue, but discuss it with your doctor. Adjustments can be made, including changing to another treatment. ...Read more