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Dr. Eniko Pivnick
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Simethicone (Definition)

Simethicone is an anti-ulcer agent which is a ...Read more


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How does ibuprofen work?

How does ibuprofen work?

Anti-inflammatory: Gets rid of inflammation, reduces temperature, pain killer. ...Read more

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How can I stop farting? Does beano work ?

How can I stop farting? Does beano work ?

Natural : Passage of flatus (farting) is natural. Beano and gas-x does at times help. ...Read more

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How does fentermine work?

How does fentermine work?

Phentermine...: ...shares some characteristics with its parent compound--the more dangerous and addicting drug amphetamine. Its primary action results in the releasing of the neurotransmitter norepinephrine (and to a lesser extent serotonin, dopamine and monoamines). This seems to reduce the perception of hunger which originates in the hypothalamus. Outside the brain, stored fat is broken down from fat cells. ...Read more

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How quick does orlistat work?

How quick does orlistat work?

No miracle pills: Must walk 60 min every day minimum the rest of your life. ...Read more

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Help please? How long does it take powder laxatives to work?

Help please? How long does it take powder laxatives to work?

Roughly 24: Hours. These are used in the maintenance treatment of constipation. They will be less effective at standard doses for a stool impaction. ...Read more

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How long does it take for sorbitol to work?

How long does it take for sorbitol to work?

Sorbitol is a...: ... slow-metabolizing sugar alcohol derived from fruits, corn, and seaweed. What effect are you seeking from it? ...Read more

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How long does it take Dulcolax to work?

How long does it take Dulcolax to work?

Ducolax -depends on: product. Dulcolax Laxative Suppositories can reportedly lead to bowel movement as quickly as 15 minutes. Dulcolax Laxative Tablets usually work overnight (6 to 12 hours). ...Read more

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How quickly does xenical work?

How quickly does xenical work?

Immediately: The same day you take it with food. Careful with the total fat you eat when you take this medicine. ...Read more

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How long does valacyclovir take to work?

How long does valacyclovir take to work?

Valacyclovir TO WORK: How long does it take valacyclovir to work? For what? Cold sores? Genital herpes? Shingles (herpes zoster)? It varies with the disease, with the length of time you had it, and how severe it is. Ask your dermatologist. ...Read more

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How long does liothyronine take to work?

How long does liothyronine take to work?

Immediately: It absorbs within 45 mins of ingesting a dose and gets to work right away. ...Read more

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How long does cholestyramine start working?

A few days: If you're treating jaundice, you should see improvement within a week or two. ...Read more

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Does an overactive bladder settle how long does flaxovate take to work?

Does an overactive bladder settle how long does flaxovate take to work?

More info needed: You need to see a urologist. At your age this is common and a combination of medications and kegal muscular exercises that may help. ...Read more

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How long does magnesium supplements take to work?

How long does magnesium supplements take to work?

Magnesium Tablets: Magnesium is the relaxation mineral, as compared to calcium, which is the contraction mineral for muscles. I.V. magnesium starts working immediately. Oral magnesium has to be absorbed in the G.I. tract, which would vary person to person. Keep in mind that it can vary up to 8 fold from person to person how much magnesium a person needs, as well. ...Read more

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How much time does mebeverine take to work for ibs?

How much time does mebeverine take to work for ibs?

R/O IBS: IBS = diagnosis of exclusion. SX can be managed You need a full exam and blood work. Especially screen for H pylori . Also stool screen x 3 for occult blood /parasite/hpylori . you also need a baseline colonoscopy. While you are getting these items checked out you should ditch to a gluten free high fiber diet . Ie gutbliss.com and Wholeapproach.com. Some see improvement in 2-6 wks ...Read more

Dr. Walter Husar
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Phazyme (Definition)

Phazyme is an anti-ulcer agent which is a ...Read more


Dr. Gary Sandler
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Gas X (Definition)

Gas-X is an anti-ulcer agent which is a ...Read more