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Hot Stone Massage Side Effects
No: If you have calcium, cystine, or triple-phosphate stones, no. If you have uric acid stones, also no, though you may have been advised to restrict your diet to keep purine intake low. Almonds aren't loaded with purines. You can probably ignore stuff about "acid / alkaline forming foods" from kidney-stone websites; stay hydrated and comply with the rest of your rx. ...Read more
Have 4mm stone and fragments that never passed from ESWL. Dr. prescribed Pot Citrate 2x a day. Does it prevent & dissolve stones? Side effects?
Here are some...: Most of times, a 4-mm stone may spontaneously pass with some expected pain or stay in kidney as the the core (nidus) to grow bigger over time. The use of potassium citrate is used specifically or nonsepcifically for assuming shortage of citrate in your urine - a known stone inhibiting substance, General advice for you is: daily urine output >2500 cc; lower oral intake of salt, red meat, & dairy. . ...Read more
Methlyprednisolone USP 4mgpack for inflamation saliva stone. Scared to take it cause of the bad side effects. I've read about suicide on this drug.
That is a very rare: Side effect and should not effect your ability to take it as it will treat your problem ...Read more
My friend had gall stones. Doctor told to remove gallbladder. Is there any way to dissolve stones? What will be side effects if gallbladder removed?
Remove gallbladder: The only effective treatment for patients with symptomatic gallbladder disease with stones is to remove the gallbladder. You create stones due to an abnormal mixture of your fats and bile salts, and frequently genetic predisposition to lithogenic bile. A small percentage of people have loose stools for a short time after gallbladder removal. ...Read more
SSRI side effects: Paxil (paroxetine) is a typical selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor. Side effects are typically stomach upset, nausea, diarhea. These are ususally temporary as people get used to them. Some decreased libido and delayed orgasm is also common. Paxil (paroxetine) has more withdrawal symptoms of dizziness if a day is missed. Also there are several drug interactions that are not true of other ssri. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
How fast you drink?: It isn't the cinnamon, it's how fast you drink the liter of hot water and how hot the water was. Either too hot or too fast can make you uncomfortable. You should be able to tell. ...Read more
What should I do if I have been noticing some weird chills! Like hot flashes since I took this medication ciprobay, tell me is it one of it's side effects?
Ciprobay: If your doctor has prescribed this medicine and you are not feeling well since you started this medicine you should contact your doctor. ...Read more
HorribleDeadlyResult: OMG!! Hot Red Cheetahs! You know what that means? It means you are substituting a sack of s--t for good food. Or even a better snack. That leads to increased salt intake leading to increased fluid intake which in your case may mean soda which means bad eating habits which means bad health down the line which means a slow skid to oblivion or maybe worse, like lying in a nursing home stroked-out. Yummy! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hmm powder?: Lipolysis is the breakdown of lipids and involves hydrolysis of triglycerides into glycerol and free fatty acids. Certain hormones may help induce lipolysis. However as a medical doctor I advise you to avoid getting theses hormones without being under medical supervision. Some people enjoy power massages for tense muscles. I have not heard of a powder massage.Lose weight energy out >energy in. ...Read more
How dangerous would it be to stop taking tamoxifin for lcis as the side effects (hot flashes) are just too much to take?
Go see your doctor: This question is best addressed by your oncologist who may be able to offer you some options to help deal with the side effects. The other way to answer this question is to ask yourself why you're taking tamoxifen? To prevent recurrence of breast cancer, right? Well, that's the "danger" that you need to consider for yourself. Another question to ask is quality of life vs quantity of life. ...Read more
None: That's a common remedy people use for sore throat. The only problem would be if you have diabetes and you use too much honey, if the water is too hot and you are not careful or you have sensitivity to citrus as in stomach acid. Otherwise, hmm, I think it tastes good, along with some tea. ...Read more
What's the best hormone patch to use with less side effects? I had a full hystorecomy 5 yrs ago never took nothing. Cant handle hot flashes anymore
No "best" patch: All of the patches contain Estradiol which is then absorbed directly through the skin. You want to use the lowest dose patch that gives you adequate relief of symptoms. Some patches are once a week, some twice a week, and some may cause more skin irritation than others (but that varies with the individual). ...Read more
3 years hot scrotum all day causing sweat no other side effects Even when body is cold winter/ ac?
A urologist is: The best type of doc to see for the symptoms you report. If he/she rules out medical conditions you may need to learn techniques to keep your mind off of the situation, perhaps stress management training w/the help of a clinical psychologist. ...Read more