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Can melatonin give you a heart attack?

Can melatonin give you a heart attack?

No: Melatonin is an "endogenously produced hormone" - which means our bodies make melatonin on their own. Supplemental melatonin as a sleep aid has had few reported adverse events to date. Dizziness, daytime sleepiness, headaches, nausea and enuresis (wetting the bed) have been reported. ...Read more

Dr. Creighton Wright
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Heart Attack (Definition)

Heart attack is a life-threatening condition in which the blood vessels that supply the heart becomes occluded and thus the heart itself is not longer receiving any blood flow. Without this blood flow, the heart muscle dies and cannot pump blood to the ...Read more


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Can cholesterol in the heart give a heart attack?

Can cholesterol in the heart give a heart attack?

It's a risk: If the arteries in the heart are injured and the protective lining is breached, then cholesterol can enter into the artery and cause a plaque build up . The plaque can rupture under the right conditions and this will cause a heart attack. High blood pressure , high cholesterol levels, smoking , diabetes etcetera ate done of the things that can cause a breakdown of the arteries endothelium. ...Read more

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How many low strength asperin would you give someone having a heart attack? If the person does not take asperin daily(and rarely ever)

How many low strength asperin would you give someone having a heart attack? If the person does not take asperin daily(and rarely ever)

Recommended dose 325: recommended dose is 325 mg of aspirin if pt is having Heart attack and many other medicines and treatment depending upon the presentation and findings On daily basis prophylactic dose id 81 mg knwn as baby aspirin symptoms with Chest pain but no heart attack usual dose is 160 mg ...Read more

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Can Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) give me a heart attack?

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Can Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) give me a heart attack?

Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine): If you have healthy heart & taking Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) as prescribed, not likely. ...Read more

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What are some diet pills that wont give me a heart attack?

What are some diet pills that wont give me a heart attack?

Diet pills do ….: Diet pills do not work. Yes, one was approved last week but overall this is not state of the art. Far better you eat less or esxercise more (more wisely?) but pills really will no tget you there. Surgery might, consider the roux-en-y gastric bypass (not the lap band imho). ...Read more

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Advice? Would Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) give me a heart attack?

Advice? Would Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) give me a heart attack?

Check for CVS status: All the stimulants can interfere with cardiac functions. You need to see your physician for physical examination and an ecg. If that results in a normal result, vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) should be no problem. ...Read more

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Can a very scary dream give you a heart attack? I heard that it has been shown true.

Can a very scary dream give you a heart attack?  I heard that it has been shown true.

In theory sure..: In theory alot is possible. If a scary dream causes a rush of adrenaline, your heart starts racing and you have bad underlying disease, sure its possible. The thing to keep in mind is, its not the dream that caused the heart attack, it's the underlying heart disease that would be at fault. ...Read more

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Myocardial Infarction (Definition)

Myocardial infarction, or heart attack, is a condition where part of the heart muscle loses its blood supply due to calcification in and ...Read more