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How often and for how long should one take a break from work?

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How often and for how long should one take a break from work?

Break from work: Depends on the type of leave, whether for health reasons, family issues, or emergencies, this will depend on the type of work u do, your work satisfaction & stress level, and how supportive your co-workers are. ...Read more

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How long does it take for citalopram to get out of my system if I took 2 20 mg tablets? Also, is there a way to flush it out of my system faster

How long does it take for citalopram to get out of my system if I took 2 20 mg tablets? Also, is there a way to flush it out of my system faster

A day, usually.: But more important questions are : 1) how long have you been taking it? Just 2 days? 2) why; if depression/ Anxiety then should not be stopped abruptly 3) If you took accidentally 2 tablet at the same time then it takes 1 day to get out of your system. 4) Please talk to your doctor who prescribed this medicine ...Read more

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How long can it take to get back to full fitness from a broken ankle?

How long can it take to get back to full fitness from a broken ankle?

3-6 months: If your relatively healthy and have a straightforward fracture, then it will usually take 3 months for most of the bone to heal. However, you will likely have some mine swelling that can persist for months and it will take 6 months to a year to get back to full strength. ...Read more

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How can I take a break from a depressed person?

How can I take a break from a depressed person?

Set boundaries for: yourself. Always being around someone who is depressed can sometimes be draining. Set limits for yourself (how much time per day or week) so that you can stay healthy. ...Read more

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If you smoke every day for years how long will it take to get out of my system and how can I get it out faster?

If you smoke every day for years how long will it take to get out of my system and how can I get it out faster?

10 years: Generally speaking, your risk of heart disease, cancer, etc, return to your typical age-related baseline in 10 years time. That said, you should quit as soon as possible as it gives you the best chance of success. ...Read more

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How long does it take for sleeping meds to get out of your system? How long does it take anesthesia had to get out of your system.

How long does it take for sleeping meds to get out of your system? How long does it take anesthesia had to get out of your system.

Depends: Many factors affect how quickly meds will leave your system. With both anesthesia and sleeping medications there are a variety of types and mechanisms. Poor functioning liver or kidneys and increased weight may slow down how fast these meds leave the body. Typically within 24 hours, most meds will be below a level to have any affect in most people. ...Read more

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How long does it take to recover from a collapsed lung and get back into playing sports?

How long does it take to recover from a collapsed lung and get back into playing sports?

4-6wk: Usually, around 4-6wks. Depending cause of "collapsed lung" (pneumothorax). Spontaneous pneumothorax first recurrence rates depending on type ranges 20-40+%. Depending activity/lifestyle and cause (if one found), you may require surgical intervention / vats pleurodesis to prevent/decrease risk of further recurrence. ...Read more

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How long does it take for venalfaxine and matizapine to come out of system ?

How long does it take for venalfaxine and matizapine to come out of system ?

Approximately 2 wks: The complete elimination of these two antidepressant medications occurs at varying rates depending in your metabolic rate. Mirtazipine (aka remeron) is metabolized by the cytochrome p450 enzymes made by your liver. The half-life is 20-40 hours meaning every 20-40 hours the amount in your system is reduced by half. Make sure you are consulting your doctor while going off these meds. ...Read more

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Please tell me how long it takes for to break out of depression?

Please tell me how long it takes for to break out of depression?

It depends: How long it takes to heal from depression depends both on how severe the depression is and whether the person gets the appropriate treatment. The treatment includes psychotherapy with a trusted psychologist and possibly a consultation with a psychiatrist. It can feel like depression will never go away, but with treatment one can break out of a depression. ...Read more

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I took an extra omneprozal by accident and am breastfeeding. How long does it stay in the system? And is there anything I can do to get it oUt faster

 I took an extra omneprozal by accident and am breastfeeding. How long does it stay in the system? And is there anything I can do to get it oUt faster

Omeprazole is given : to some infants with gastroesophageal reflux in doses of 1milligram/kg/day. Your 20 mg. daily dose of Prilosec gives your baby about 3 micrograms/ kg/day. Doubling that is still a negligible dose, so you don't need to pump & dump. Customize the AAP's Healthy Children app for your baby's age for information on sleep, nutrition, development & behavior that will help you enjoy each stage. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how much time does it take to get in and out of bed by yourself after a knee replacement?

Can you tell me how much time  does it take to get in and out of bed by yourself after a knee replacement?

In ; out of bed TKR: You should be able to get in and out of bed by yourself within 4-5 days post op. ...Read more

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How long does it take to get well from ptsd and how can I speed up the process?

How long does it take to get well from ptsd and how can I speed up the process?

Variable: Some people have some symptoms of ptsd but don't meet diagnostic criteria. Other people have mild ptsd. Some have severe sxs. Ptsd could be from one traumatic event (simple) or from numerous events and stressors (complex). Thus there is no one time table for recovery. If ptsd is severe, psychiatric meds are likely indicated. Cognitive processing therapy has outstanding results with ptsd. ...Read more

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How long does is take vicodene to get out of system to pass a saliva test. I have a broken ankle. I know i can tell them but just curious anyways?

How long does is take vicodene to get out of system to pass a saliva test. I have a broken ankle. I know i can tell them but just curious anyways?

A little over 24 hr: About 85% of an oral dose is out of you system in 24 hrs i'm not sure about the saliva test but one day should be sufficient. ...Read more

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I got a dry cough from taking lisinopril 20mg. How long will it take for this drug to get out of my body from the time I last took it?

I got a dry cough from taking lisinopril 20mg. How long will it take for this drug to get out of my body from the time I last took it?

ACE cough: Your annoying dry cough happens in about 20% of people that take an Ace inhibitor. Lisinopril has a half life of about 12hrs and it takes roughly 5 half lives for a drug to completely clear you system so 60 hours. However, he level of lisinopril should drop below the cough threshold much before that. The cough is usually a class effect so you will likely get it from all other Ace's. ...Read more

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What can I do to get meth out of my body as soon as i can? How long does it take? The longest?

What can I do to get meth out of my body as soon as i can? How long does it take? The longest?

3-4 days: Meth has a 1/2 life of 4-5 hours, but is metabolized to amphetamine which has half life around 10 hours. Best thing is to not use at all. ...Read more

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Please tell me how long it takes for to get in and out of bed by yourself after a knee replacement?

Please tell me how long it takes for to get in and out of bed by yourself after a knee replacement?

2 days: Most patients are able to get in and out of bed by themselves within 2 days after knee replacement. Obesity and other health factors may affect this. The key is the return of quadriceps function and the ability to raise the leg up off the bed. Exercises to regain that strength will help. ...Read more

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How much time of working out until i see major results?

How much time of working out until i see major results?

That depends: That will depend entirely on the type and amount of working out you are doing. Are you looking to build muscle? Looking to loose weight? Looking to become faster? ...Read more