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How long does it take to get rid of hypoglycemia?

How long does it take to get rid of hypoglycemia?

Can be instantaneous: If the person is receiving IV fluids, hypoglycemia can be reversed nearly instantaneously. If you mean bouts of reactive hypoglycemia in someone not in a hospital or on iv's, it can take longer. In someone ambulatory, drinking orange juice is an efficient way because blood sugar rises quickly. ...Read more

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Anxiety (Definition)

Anxiety is a general term for several disorders that cause nervousness, fear, apprehension, and worrying. These disorders affect how we feel and behave, and they can manifest real physical symptoms. Mild anxiety is vague and unsettling, while severe anxiety can be extremely debilitating, having a serious ...Read more


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How long does it take to get rid of infintigo?

How long does it take to get rid  of  infintigo?

Impetigo: This skin condition is also called impetigo and is often seen in children between 2-6. It can occur at any age however as is caused by either staph or strep bacteria. It can be safely treated using topical antibiotic creams prescribed by a physician. Mupirocin ("bactroban") is a common medication that should result in improvement in generally 3 days. Its contagious so practice good hygiene! ...Read more

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How long does it take to get rid of pleurisy?

How long does it take to get rid of pleurisy?

Depends on cause: Duration of recovery from pleurisy depends on underlying cause. There are several infectious and non-infectious conditions that cause inflammation of the lining of the lungs (which is what pleurisy is). Talk to your lung doctor to understand the cause of pleurisy & discuss the duration of treatment and expected course during therapy. ...Read more

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How long does it take to get rid of pinworms?

How long does it take to get rid of pinworms?

OTC or Prescription: If it wasn't for the itch & the difficulty these kids have trying to sleep, we wouldn't need to treat this at all. Short term help using a cold wash to remove the irritating oil the eggs are laid in & soothing creams can help baby rest.The otc med &/or the chew able vermox tablet will take a few days to work through the system & eliminated the pw's. ...Read more

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How long does it take to get rid of dandruff?

How long does it take to get rid of dandruff?

Not curable: You will manage your dandruff every day of your life, like I do. Thankfully you have many effective options. ...Read more

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How long does it take to get rid of scabies?

How long does it take to get rid of scabies?

Overnight: Usually one application of anti-scabies cream (usually permethrin) left on overnight will do the trick. You may continue to itch for a while, but that's a 'left-over itch' and does not mean you still have living mites in your skin. Make sure you wash recently used clothing and bed sheets. ...Read more

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How long does it take to get rid of gingivitis?

How long does it take to get rid of gingivitis?

Get rid ofgingivitis: Unfortunately we never get rid of the potential for periodontal or "gum" problems. Bacteria, plaque, food debris and biofilm are always present to a degree in our mouths. The key as to whether they cause inflamma- tion or infection is dependent on our own bodies resistance, our diet and how effective our homecare is and how regular we get checkups and cleanings. It is all about management not cure. ...Read more

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How long does it take to get rid of histoplasmosis?

How long does it take to get rid of histoplasmosis?

Histoplasmosis: For asymptomatic people or people with acute localized infection who are otherwise healthy, antifungal treatment is usually not recommended as these people have or will resolve the infection in about three weeks. If symptoms persist a month or more, itraconazole (sporanox), ketoconazole (nizoral) or Amphotericin B (fungizone, amphocin) may be effective. ...Read more

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How long does it take to get rid of bedbugs?

How long does it take to get rid of bedbugs?

It may take multiple: Treatments. Declutter entire bedroom ; other effected rooms. Check site: http://treatmentforbedbugs.Com/ put all junk in tightly sealed plastic ; dispose of it. Wash clothing, linens, towels in hot water. Dry on highest heat - then repeat. Place clean items in a sealed bag to prevent re-infestation. Steam clean what can't go in drier. Vacuum everything using a disposable bag. Seal bag ; >. ...Read more

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How long does it take to get rid of uti?

How long does it take to get rid of uti?

A few days: Symptoms start getting better in a couple of days. It takes 5-10 days to cure completely. ...Read more

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Help please? How long does it take to get rid of gastritis?

Help please? How long does it take to get rid of gastritis?

What's the cause?: The suffix "itis" means "inflammation".The prefix "gastro" means "stomach." the term "gastritis" thus means an "inflamed stomach." The term is often used imprecisely to mean stomach upset, which can derive from both acid & non-acid causes, slow emptying of the stomach, H.pylori infection, atrophic & hypersecretory problems. Start with acid blockers, diet modification, avoid alcohol/tobacco. ...Read more

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How long does it take to fully get rid of scabies?

1-2 applications of: Elimite (permethrin) should kill the mites in1-2 appplications. However itching can persist from a reaction to the dead mites and it is advisable to treatthe symptoms with topical or rarely oral steroids. If symptoms persist beyond thecsecond application, oral medication such as Ivermectin may be necessary for resistant cases. ...Read more

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How long wil it take to get rid of histamine?

How long wil it take to get rid of histamine?

Unsure of question: Histamine is a naturally occurring mediator in our body that is released from cells especially when exposed to something you are allergic to. Histamine effects only lasts for a few hours, if that is what you are asking. ...Read more

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How long does it take to get rid of gut fat?

How long does it take to get rid of gut fat?

Often: Losing you"gut" will be a combination of regular exercise to burn off calories and a program where you will eat more healthy to help you lose some weight hopefully in the abdominal region but be consistent and patient in your approach - there are no shortcuts. ...Read more

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How long does it really take for you to get rid of a stomach flu?

How long does it really take for you to get rid of a stomach flu?

3-5 days: Assuming you have a true viral gastroenteritis usually 3- 5 days. If any blood in stool or vomit call your doctors immediately. ...Read more

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How long would it take to get rid of tendonitis?

How long would it take to get rid of tendonitis?

It depends on : Location degree duration and associated local and health issues. ...Read more

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How long does it take for antiobotics to get rid of bronchitis?

How long does it take for antiobotics to get rid of bronchitis?

depends: Is is usually takes from few days to couple of weeks , but is depend on your immune status and the infection is from viral or bacteria. ...Read more

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How long will it take to get rid of acne?

How long will it take to get rid of acne?

Acne: If you want to get rid of acne you need to see your dermatologist so the best treatment can be prescribed. ...Read more

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I have been suffering from anxiety symptoms for a long time. Will it take equally long to get rid of them?

I have been suffering from anxiety symptoms for a long time. Will it take equally long to get rid of them?

Anxiety Symptoms: No. Studies show that for anxiety and depression, psychotherapy and medication work better than either alone. So, if your doctor prescribes an anti-anxiety agent, it will begin working immediately. Anti-depressants take approx 5 to 8 weeks to begin working and the dosage might have to be adjusted thereafter. Remember: just because medication helps you still should talk to a psychologist. ...Read more

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