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Is yinvive or any other herbal supplement a useful option for treating premature ejaculation?

Is yinvive or any other herbal supplement a useful option for treating premature ejaculation?

Doubtful: The mainstay of medical treatment for premature ejaculation has been ssri type antidepressants. Paxil (paroxetine) 10-20mg is most often used. It can be taken about an hour before sex or or on a daily basis. It stays in your system for a few days and can have other side effects as a result. In the usa watch for a new drug (dapoxetine) this year. It will be just for premature ejaculation. Already in europe. ...Read more

Mouth (Definition)

Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more


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Best treatment for slow urine flow? Any natural supplements that work?

Best treatment for slow urine flow? Any natural supplements that work?

What is natural?: You can spend money and be told something originating from tree bark will help--but it won't. If you believe you are voiding urine abnormally, visit a trained urologist to examine you and test for this very common problem in men. ...Read more

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Is garlic washing a natural and effective option for group b strep treatment in labor for home birth?

Is garlic washing a natural and effective option for group b strep treatment in labor for home birth?

Doubtful: Group b strep infection in newborn, typically acquired from colonized birth canal, can be serious. Pregnant mother should receive penicillin. Don't fool around. Garlic used to be hung around the neck to ward off bad germs & spirit in the medieval era. ...Read more

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Can I take horse chestnut supplements 300 mg. during treatment and after treatment for sclerotherapy for vascular health & support? Any interactions

Can I take horse chestnut supplements 300 mg. during treatment and after treatment for sclerotherapy  for vascular health & support?  Any interactions

Horse chestnut supplements 300 mg.: Yes, Standardized Extract With added Rutin A Dietary Supplement Vegetarian/Vegan Horse Chestnut (Aesculus hippocastanum) is commonly used in European herbalism. It has many active constituents, including saponins and flavones, which have been scientifically shown to support the integrity of the vascular system and connective tissue. Rutin, a powerful free radical scavenger,... ...Read more

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I am looking for natural remedies supplements that will help with anxiety medicine withdrawal ?

I am looking for natural remedies supplements that will help with anxiety medicine withdrawal ?

Anxiety: Please check w/your doc but here is a link to some foods to take and to avoid https://draxe.com/natural-remedies-anxiety/ Also, please include behavioral interventions such as brisk walking, yoga, qigong, etc. See www.relaxationresponse.org for some self-help. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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What are some green tea and other chinese herbal products for better health ?

What are some green tea and other chinese herbal products for better health ?

Green tea: Tea is derived from the camellia sinensis tree. The leaves contain antioxidant polyphenols. Studies suggest green tea can assist with glycemic control, have an anti-carcinogenic effect as well as leading to a reduced heart disease death rate. Would need to specific about other tcm products. ...Read more

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Is there any herbal medications in tablet form for insomnia that actually work. and which will help anxiety too. ?

Is there any herbal medications in tablet form for insomnia that actually work.  and which will help anxiety too. ?

Yes, but capsules: By asking about tablet form I'm guessing you want a pill as opposed to a tea or tincture but herbs are more likely to be in capsules than tablets. Many herbs are well-known to help insomnia & anxiety, including Valerian, Passion Flower, Hops, California Poppy, Chamomile, Ashwagandha, Magnolia Bark & Holy Basil. See http://ybertaud9.wordpress.com/2012/04/20/herbs-and-natural-remedies-for-insomnia/ ...Read more

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Can vitamin b5 be an effective treatment for acne on a 13-year-old?

Can vitamin b5 be an effective treatment for acne on a 13-year-old?

Worth a try: It's non-toxic though the doses recommended for acne will involve a lot of pills and nobody's done a real study and there are anecdotes of people getting sick from. Being 13 is hard enough without disfiguring acne, and junior has a right to effective treatment. I begin most folks with topical Clindamycin with or without a retinoic acid derivative, moving to stronger stuff as appropriate. Good luck. ...Read more

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Which stores sell authentic manuka honey and if there is any particular brand name to go with. Looking one for using it for nasal rinse, ?

Which stores sell authentic manuka honey and if there is any particular brand name to go with. Looking one for using it for nasal rinse, ?

Use carefully: If you have never had sinus surgery... This will be a waste of time and money. There are some actual clinical studies that support the use of manuka honey in chronic sinusitis - but unless the sinuses have been opened with surgery - it is highly unlikely that the irrigation and/or honey will get into the affected sinuses. ...Read more

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Which is better for children to boost their immunity after illness 7seas tablets or minadex multivitamin syrup?

Which is better for children to boost their immunity after illness  7seas tablets or minadex multivitamin syrup?

Good health: The only vitamin which seems to help the immune system is vitamin d3 although Folic Acid has also been touted to boost immune function. Staying in good health and pursing a regular exercise program will likely help the immune system. There is no proof that multivitamins really helps the immune system. ...Read more

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For how long Should i avoid taking amino acids and herbal complex enzymes for digestion after laser hair removal ? Your answer is appreciated

For how long Should i avoid taking amino acids and herbal complex enzymes for digestion after laser hair removal ? Your answer is appreciated

Do Not need to avoid: I do not usually recommend stopping herbal or dietary supplements routinely for laser hair removal. I think if your doctor recommend you stop prior to the treatment that it should be fine to resume as normal after your treatment. ...Read more

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Which is better: comprehensive nutritional supplements pills or liquids?

Which is better: comprehensive nutritional supplements pills or liquids?

Better than what?: Whole food trumps supplements virtually every time. Don't buy into the hoax that vegetables, fruits, nuts, beans, seeds, whole grains, and wild fish like salmon isn't superior in almost every situation to taking a supplement. Food is the best. ...Read more

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Extra saliva and mucus from HIV treatment?

Extra saliva and mucus from HIV treatment?

Not common: Having extra saliva and mucus as a result of HIV treatment is very uncommon and not something I have seen in my patients on HIV treatment. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have extra saliva after root canal therapy?

Is it normal to have extra saliva after root canal therapy?

Yes: Any time that work is being done in the oral cavity there can be an increase in salivary flow. Not to worry. ...Read more

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What causes extra saliva in the mouth at night?

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What causes extra saliva in the mouth at night?

Could be many things: Besides sinus issues, infections, gastric reflux and drug side effects which should be rulled out with an examination, I have found that the most common cause is an ill fitting denture, temporary flipper, mouthguard or sleep apnea device. Also there are many different rare causes of excessive saliva that include things like parkinsons disease, and myasthenia gravis. See your dentist. ...Read more

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Cause for weird taste in mouth soapy taste extra saliva?

Cause for weird taste in mouth soapy taste extra saliva?

Medications,illness: Side effects for many medicines include taste in mouth. Always good to be evaluated if it persists very long! ...Read more

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I have a lot of extra saliva in my mouth. Why do I have so much in my mouth?

I have a lot of extra saliva in my mouth. Why do I have so much in my mouth?

A good thing.: Saliva is a beneficial thing, some people don't produce enough. Without it the teeth would not have any defense against tooth decay and the acids from the foods that we eat and drink. Your system may just need to create more then you think is needed to take care of the environment in your mouth. Of course when there is a signifcant problem it is always good to have it evaluated by your dentist. ...Read more

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Treatment of excessive mouth watering?

Treatment of excessive mouth watering?

Medications: If you also have excessive sweating you may have a condition where the autonomic nervous system is over active and many of the secretory glands are working excessively. There are relatively safe medicines with modest side effects to control the condition.. Diagnosis must preceed treatment. ...Read more

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Treatment for excessive mouth watering?

Treatment for excessive mouth watering?

Choices abound: When people make excessive saliva, there are medical options, like drops and pills, as well as surgeries that remove the salivary gland(s) or reposition the drainage ducts. See a head & neck surgeon for a discussion of the right options for your case. ...Read more

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When your mouth is numb, is there extra saliva?

When your mouth is numb, is there extra saliva?

Yes and No: Not extra but you cannot feel the build up and therefore do not swallow whichis what you do without thinking during the day. ...Read more

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I have extra saliva and a really nasty perfume taste in my mouth. What could be wrong?

See your doctor: These symptoms can only be adequately diagnosed only after a thorough evaluation by your doctor. This may include labs and other satudies. Once all of the information is in, your doctor can let you know what's going on, and what to do to help you. ...Read more

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Why do I have so much extra saliva that I drool?

That's healthy!: You're lucky. Saliva is a precious commodity. Just ask someone who has a dry mouth. Swallow more often. ...Read more

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Why do I have so much extra saliva when I wake up?

Why do I have so much extra saliva when I wake up?

Count it a blessing!: Count it a blessing! saliva is your friend.... Without it your mouth becomes acidic because there is no way to flush the bacteria and balance the ph. The acidity causes tooth decay! ...Read more

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What do I do about extra saliva and mucus from hiv?

What do I do about extra saliva and mucus from hiv?

See your doctor: Dry mouth causes decay.It is highly likely that the cocktail of medications you are taking are reducing your salivary flow, and as a result the usually thicker saliva produced in certain salivary glads is not moist enough and not being diluted enough for normal comfort. Have your dentists and your doctor discuss your case together and see if there is a different regime that works better for you. Neil mcleod dds dentistry that lasts - quality that counts. ...Read more

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Can jaw pain cause extra saliva ?

Can jaw pain cause extra saliva ?

No: Jaw pain itself would not cause extra saliva, but do to the saliva glands around your jaw being the problem you may be having pain. You may have pain due to an mouth lesion such as an apthous ulcer. See your physician. ...Read more

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Why might it be that my mouth gets extra saliva when i chew gum?

Why might it be that my mouth gets extra saliva when i chew gum?

Chewing: Chewing gum will stimulate the production of saliva because your mouth thinks it is food. So salavia is produced. Saliva contains enzymes to start the digestion process. This is a natural process. Many people with dry mouths will chew gum just to make more saliva. ...Read more

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Why do some people have extra saliva in their mouth and does that affect cavities?

Extra saliva : Saliva has various components in it and yes having extra saliva could be good for less cavity's as it helps wash away the sticky food. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of extra saliva in my mouth?

How do I get rid of  extra saliva in my mouth?

Swallow it!: Saliva is a great thing which helps you begin to digest foods and helps you fight tooth decay! there are many who are on medications or have had radiation or chemotherapy which has reduced or dried up their saliva! they would love to have your "problem"! ...Read more

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I feel like I have extra saliva trapped in my cheek?

I feel like I have extra saliva trapped in my cheek?

Parotid Gland Stone: Your cheeks contain the largest salivary glands in your body--the parotid glands. If they are swollen with saliva, you may have a sialolith (a stone in the duct that blocks the escape of saliva from the inside cheeks). A dentist or oral surgeon can examine or take an xray of the area to confrim this. ...Read more

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Why do some people produce extra saliva in their mouth?

Why do some people produce extra saliva in their mouth?

Body produces it: Excessive saliva can be caused by either an increase in your body's production of saliva or a decrease in your ability to swallow or keep saliva in your mouth. ...Read more

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Saliva (Definition)

The clear, viscous fluid secreted by the salivary and mucous glands in the mouth. Saliva contains water, mucin, organic salts, and the digestive enzyme ptyalin. It serves to moisten the oral cavity, to initiate the digestion of starches, and to aid in the chewing and swallowing of food. Approximately 1 to 1.5 l ...Read more


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Extra Saliva (Definition)

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