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Finaflex Pro Xanthine
At store, I saw a "weight loss pill". It contained a blend of stuff described as "potent xanthine stimulants". Does xanthine actually cause weight loss?
Not weight loss : The xanthine derivatives are agents that resemble natural occurring xanthines such as caffeine, theobromine and methylxanthines. These are plant alkaloids and components of coffee, tea and chocolate. While they are mild stimulants they would not be considered a principal treatment for weight loss and may contribute to side effects associated with taking them. ...Read more
Why would xanthine be marketed as a "fat burner "?? I saw it at the pharmacy. Isn't it an asthma med? I've never heard of it for weight loss.
Yes: It was the most commonly used drug for asthma in the late 60s and early 70s but has mostly been abandoned due to its side effects. Too much xanthine can make you nauseated & even kill you. I would not advise taking this product for weight loss since the effect is likely minimal and the side effects likely intolerable. ...Read more
My heart has been skipping beats and just not feeling right today I took Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) xanthine 400mg and 2 energy drinks yesterday could this be the probl?
Possibly: Energy drinks do contain substances that can cause heart arrhythmias. Lay off this combination for several days. If you feel better, then you have your answer. If you feel you are getting worse or the condition does not resolve after a few days then see your doctor or hospital emergency room asap. ...Read more
I am experiencing vomiting, nausea (severity: moderate), excessive menstrual cramps, heartburn (gerd) (worsened by: bending forward, eating certain foods), breast pain (quality: tenderness), fatigue, headache (better by: rest, nsaids (ibuprofen, napro
Dysmenorrhea: Question was cut off. Dysmenorrhea Tx: NSAIDs, SSRIs, hormone meds, OTC meds containing diuretics, warm bath, heating pad, exercise & acupuncture are excellent for dysmenorrhea. Avoid caffeine, chocolate, alcohol & salt. Get GYN eval to R/O underlying pathology. Consider omega- 3 fatty acids, magnesium (supplementation or through diet) or Black Cohosh with dr ok. Sipping Chamomile ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
More cons than: Pro's. While there is some loose evidence for its use in erectile dysfunction, it's not great and compared to alternative therapies out there why chance it. It can cause palpitations, arrhythmia's(abnormal heart rhythms), kidney failure, seizures, may make symptoms from an enlarged prostate worse, cause psychosis, increase your blood pressure and other things. Again more cons than pro's. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Pro's - cannabis is: Helpful in the treatment of a # of specific medical problems. Con's- possible effects of marijuana: anxiety, depression, fear, panic, delusions, paranoia, hallucinations, losing touch with reality, inattentiveness, short-term memory problems, disturbances of thought processes. Fatigue, poor concentration, slowed reaction times ; slowed problem solving. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
A prolactin level: Of 200 ng/mL is high unless a woman is pregnant. It is not harmful in and of itself, but important to know why it is elevated. Certain medications, especially anti-depressants/other psychoactive medications can elevate prolactin. Unexpected causes of elevation include hypothyroidism, kidney disease, or chest wall injury. Most important: benign pituitary adenoma/tumor. Best see an Endocrinologist ...Read more
Cite fact: Preventable deaths due to whooping cough in the year 2010 are roughly 30, most of them under the age of 6 months, deaths due to the dtap during the same period = zero. If he/she believes their kids don't need shots if other kids get them, realize someone can arrive from overseas & be at your mall/supermarket spreading the disease the next day. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Lighter, etc.: Plastic lenses are a comfort especially in high power needs for eyeglasses as they are lighter for a given power. They are, however, less durable and can scratch in normal use. These factors can be eweighted in the udee ...Read more
Biotin vitamin b7 or vitamin h is an essential vitamin
daily requirement is 30microgram of biotin, which is readily available in well-balanced diet containing egg yolk, cheddar cheese, pork, liver, salmon, whole wheat bread. And normal bacteria in the small bowell also synthesise biotin
deficiency of biotin can cause hair loss and brittle nails and may require supplements 2to10mgm daily. ...Read more
Yoga is NOT some heroic Postures!
Yoga is NOT just heavy-duty Exercises to lose weight.
Yoga is to be deeply aware of PRANA- Breath of Life!
Yoga includes Meditation to focus on your innerself, feel Peace, and work towards becoming one with the . Universe.
Asanas(Postures) are important for tone and flexibility. Do only those which you can do and which will not cause muscle pain. ...Read more
No, but...: Pro Complex itself should noit affect erection since it contains one those well-formulated general nutritions. Concerning ED, please take time and patience to peruse articles listed in http://www.formefirst.com/onSexLife-ED-CareOptions.html & http://www.formefirst.com/onDealSickness.html. More on life or ED? Contact me at www.healthtap.com/dr-Lin with RQPWJC to log in for appointments. Best wish. ...Read more