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How Can I Reduce A Lot Of Acid In My Body
I am taking combivor amd stocrin and my hands and feet ache a lot especially my feet i seem to have to much acid in my body what can I do?
Contact your doctor: Combivir (lamivudine and zidovudine) is a nrtis and stocrin is a nnrtis. I checked epocrates and the two drugs together do not have adverse drug interactions. However some of the symptoms your are describing are common side effects of combivir (lamivudine and zidovudine). Combir can cause lactic acidosis and myopathy. The best person to evaluate you is your doctor. ...Read more
It depends: If you do not have gout there is no reason to do anything. If you do have a history of gout or kidney stones, Allopurinol is the drug of choice for most. Regardless of what other docs may tell you, studies have clearly shown that diets and high water intake have only minimal effect on serum uric acid levels. ...Read more
I gain a lot of body fat around my chest area and I want to get rid of it, so is there anything I can do to reduce it significantly.
If a person doesn't have enough anti acids in their body can a person have a lot of problems with their health and just not feeling good at all? Tx
Please clarify: Antacids are medicines one takes, not something produced by the body. Perhaps you can be more specific about your history and symptoms. ...Read more
I have a lot of belly fat but all other parts of my body are not fat . How can I reduce my belly fat?
Eat less; move more: There is no way to make fat come off in any particular area, outside of surgery. So this means, eat less and move more. There are no easy answers. Web-based weight loss guidance is available. Medications by prescription can be useful for some. ...Read more
See below: This is one of those problems where a visit to your doctor is necessary to figure out what's going on. Only after a thorough evaluation, including examination and possibly labs and other tests, can your doctor correctly diagnose you and treat you effectively. ...Read more
Is medicine for gout the same medicine used to help reduce your uric acid levels? I've had gout attacks before and feel that the onset of gout a lot quicker nowadays due to what a think is a high baseline level of uric acid in my system. Is this allevaite
It depends: Medications to reduce the uric acid level (allopurinol, febuxostat) are an important part of gout treatment to prevent future flares because uric acid is the cause of gout. However, they do not reduce the inflammation of active flares. To do that your doctor will prescribe an antiinflammatory such as colchicine, prednisone, or an nsaid. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I workout regularly, and have low body fat %. My forearm veins show a lot. What could be the cause, and is there a way to reduce their show?
You are normal: You already answered your own question. You have low body fat percentage. Lifting weights will increase the visible show of your veins, especially in your arms. ...Read more
I have a lot lipmao tissues under my skin.More than 100. Whether it is relatred with heart attarcks or not. How to reduce this lipoma from my body?
Little eye itching&burrnibg sensation.lot of tearing .I used pataday&fluca tearing reduced.Now using fucudic acid&lubricans.should I continue or stop?
Uncertain: But supplementation may help. See the article below. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20307398. ...Read more
Lose Weight: You can lose 7 in two weeks if you stop 2 of the bad foods/drinks you might be eating, here is the list: 1. Any drink with sugar-juice, soda, gatorade 2. Fast foods--mcd, bk et 3. Fried foods e 4. Skipping meals 5. Bad breakfasts 6 bad snacks- chips, cookies, candy 7. Large portions at dinner these are in order, so just pick the top 2 that apply to u and make better choices, & keep up the exercisin. ...Read more
Experimenting edema on legs and burning sensation all over my body. Uric acid level is 7.1. How to reduce the symptoms? I have CKD.
LE edema, CKD: if you have edema you may be fluid overloaded.Usually an increase in BUN( urea) which occurs in CKD causes itching but your burning may be a variation. Uric acid(not the same as urea) of 7 is upper limits , the edema is the real issue Call your renal doctor today or go to ER as you may need a water pill / IV to get the fluid off . Check CMP, and U/A as you may be spilling protein due to CKD . ...Read more
I got stomach issue.Suffering with lots of gas, acid, sounds.I got so many ache in different places in my body, under left chest.Left arm and my back?
Nondiagnostic: These symptoms are nonspecific and more information is needed in order to make a diagnosis. See your physician who will take a thorough history and perform a complete physical examination. Appropriate tests can then be ordered so that a diagnosis can be made and,if necessary,referral to a speciaiist, like a gastroenterologist, can be made. ...Read more
Yes: There are conditions known as acidosis & alkalosis, too much and too little acid, respectively. Acid-base physiology is a complex topic, but in general, either can usually be classified as either respiratory or metabolic (or sometimes both!). Two systems keep acid/base balance in check: respiratory (lungs) and renal (kidneys). Disorders of either system can disrupt the body's ability to regulate. ...Read more
Gout uric acid rx: Take in tart cherry juice and tart cherries, 20/day. Add Lemon extract 4 tblspns / day. And avoid alcohol, animal fats, organ meats, anchovies, sardines, tuna, salmon, and shellfish. Limit other meats to 4 oz per day. Avoid high fructose corn syrup containing drinks and foods. Add egg whites, quinoa, soy as protein. Eat lots of citrus fruit and veggies. Drink 3 liters per day. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
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