Top
30
Doctor insights on: Flushing

Share
Dr. Stephen Abraham
574 Doctors shared insights

Flushing (Overview)

Flushing = sudden redness of skin.


1

1
What causes your cheeks to flush?

What causes your cheeks to flush?

Nerves: Signal originates in the brain, and might be influence by cortex (thought, visual, sense stimuli), hormones (estrogen, epinephrine, etc). ...Read more

Dr. Stephen Abraham
574 Doctors shared insights

Flushing (Overview)

Flushing = sudden redness of skin.


2

2
How to flush THC in 2 werks?

How to flush THC in 2 werks?

Can't, really: There are many products on the internet which purport to flush thc and other drugs more quickly than your body would naturally do it. But there is no reliable product to do that. Thc is stored in fat. Depending on how often you use it, it can show up in urine for 30 days or more, and in hair for 90 days. If you're facing a drug test, best to stay clean -- that's best for your health also. ...Read more

4

4
What are hot flushes?

What are hot flushes?

Hot Flushes: Sudden temporary sensation of heat experienced by some women during menopause and may be associated with reddening of skin. ...Read more

5

5
How to stop hot flushes?

How to stop hot flushes?

Meds: Most women need hormone meds to stop flashes
it is possible that Pristiq (desvenlafaxine) may work but antidepressants only have limited success
some people find that black cohosh or soy products help
yoga may be helpful as well. ...Read more

6

6
What is a carcinoid flush?

What is a carcinoid flush?

Vasodilation: Flushing is due to the release of peptides into the circulation that cause dilation of blood vessels. It is characteristic of carcinoid syndrome and can be very unsettling for the patient. ...Read more

7

7
Does advair cause flushing?

Does advair cause flushing?

Possible: It is an uncommon side effect but the salmeterol component of advair can cause some flushing. It is not a serious side effect, though. ...Read more

8

8
Does arimedex help in flushing?

No!: It is used for treating breast cancer. ...Read more

9

9
What sinus flush is best to use?

Sinus flush: Hello, I usually recommend neilmed products. They have a squeeze bottle delivery device that is quite effective at rinse and irrigation. Also the premixed packets are very easy to use. Hope this helps. ...Read more

10

10
Can you flush a tampon applicator?

No: Don't put anything in the toilet except toilet tissue and bodily waste. Unless you are trying to keep the plumbers busy. ...Read more

11

11
How do I control flushing/blushing?

Avoid alcohol: Avoid alcohol and other food triggers. Use topical medications such as fiancea and use oracea. If necessary an antihistamine could also helpful. Also avoid temperature triggers such as heat. ...Read more

12

12
Why do you have hot flushes after60?

Why do you have hot flushes after60?

Menopause: It's not the age, but the fact that estrogen levels fall with menopause, no matter what age that occurs. With a fall in estrogen levels you can experience changes in your body, including hot flashes, as well as bone loss, poor vaginal lubrication, etc. They usually resolve over time as the adrenal glands begin to produce some low levels of estrogen. Talk w/your doctor. ...Read more

13

13
How to flush alcohol out your system?

How to flush alcohol out your system?

Nothing: Alcohol is naturally gone in 8 hours, sometimes up to 12 hours after particularly heavy intake. There is nothing known that clears it any faster. ...Read more

14

14
How good is the champ flush out detox?

Detox: I think you should save your money. These are all pretty useless. ...Read more

15

15
Does champ flush out detox pills work?

Addiction: No. Unfortunately. Modern tests are getting very smart at catching this.

Now, you are asking physicians this question.

I can promise you that not one of us wants to help you stay addicted. We believe that the disease of addiction is real. We believe there is a solution and a meaningful hope of sobriety. ...Read more

16

16
Is feeling flushed an ovulation symptom?

Is feeling flushed an ovulation symptom?

Flushing: ovulation?: Flushing is associated with a sudden decrease in estrogen, which occurs both just prior to ovulation and just prior to the onset of menstrual flow. Sometimes two eggs are release at ovulation, and the estrogen level is therefore higher, so a sudden decrease will cause flushing even at age 24. ...Read more

17

17
Why do I get hot flushes when I am just 18?

Why do I get hot flushes when I am just 18?

Hot flashes causes: Hot flashes can be caused by any number of hormone issues including Diabetes, Hyperthyroidism and Catecholamine "dumps" from an adrenal growth (pheochromocytoma). See a MD and get evaluated because GYN hormones are not the only causes. ...Read more

18

18
Flushed, blotchy, dry cheeks, what is wrong?

Flushed, blotchy, dry cheeks, what is wrong?

Not sure: These lesions need to be visualized & a history needs to be obtained in order to make an accurate diagnosis. Sometimes lab testing or biopsy is necessary. ...Read more

19

19
How do you prevent flushing when taking meds?

It depends.: The mechanism of flushing will vary by medication an therefore so will attempts to prevent it. ...Read more

20

20
What are probable causes for these hot flushes?

Hot flushes: I presume you are a woman and not a man.
Menopause can begin at age 45 and sometimes earlier and is accompanied often with hot flushes.

Your gynecologist will help you through this and you will feel fine again. ...Read more

21

21
How can one flush out sugar in the body system?

How can one flush out sugar in the body system?

You can't: Forgive my candor. Be brave. Your body is self-cleaning & repairing. You burn all the carbohydrates that you absorb. If someone has told you they will "cleanse your body" of the candy you ate or something else using some bizarre treatment, check with a college chemistry teacher, a high school biology teacher, and consider a call to your district attorney. Life's hard enough without these scams. ...Read more

22

22
I'm having hot flushes? What could it be? I'm 37

I'm having hot flushes? What could it be? I'm 37

Hot Flashes: Infection, flu, diabetes, hormone fluctuations, bladder or UTI troubles.

And with a headache there is something going on. It is not menopause. ...Read more

23

23
Help! Exactly what is the Asian flush syndrome?

Help! Exactly what is the Asian flush syndrome?

Several Options...: "shin splint" typically refers to pain on the front of the lower leg, . Pain in this area may come from medial tibial stress syndrome (mtss), stress fractures, or compartment syndrome. Identifying the underlying reason for your pain can then help with a specific plan of care. Treatments usually consist of rest, stretching, ice, massage, or orthotics. (drmarkgalland. Com). ...Read more

25

25
When am I supposed to flush my piccline catheter?

When am I supposed to flush my piccline catheter?

Depends: On type of catheter. Call your doctor or his nurse. May need home health nurse to help at first. ...Read more

26

26
I'm having hot flushes and im ill what does this mean?

Hot flashes: This means you must see your doctor as soon as possible.
Perhaps you should go to the nearest Emergency facility today. ...Read more

27

27
How do I know exactly what is the Asian flush syndrome?

How do I know exactly what is the Asian flush syndrome?

Asian Flush: Excess acetaldehyde accumulation, causing body flush, as result of alcohol consumption. Also called alcohol flush reaction. ...Read more

29

29
Can a toilet be blocked by flushing just one used tampon?

Can a toilet be blocked by flushing just one used tampon?

Yes,: Yes, especially if the system is older. Many places ask you to place them in the trash, not the toilet. ...Read more

30

30
What is the difference between a flush and having rosacea?

Flush/Rosacea: Flushing simply refers to a reddish hue, usually transient, to the skin such as when someone is embarrassed. Flushing is just one symptom of one type of rosacea and in the case of rosacea there is usually a trigger such as wind or a particular food although emotions can also be one of the triggers. ...Read more