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Is it safe to use accutane?

Is it safe to use accutane?

Define "safe": The medication wouldn't be allowed on the market unless it passed through the vigorous FDA approval and product surveillance process. Its ability to be a winder drug for some who suffer otherwise is well known, but its potential for serious side effects is also present. Selective use and continuous monitoring for side effects is needed in this drug more than many others. ...Read more

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Dr. Pierre Moeser
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Scleroderma (Definition)

An autoimmune disease in which there is excessive thickening of the connective tissues. This can cause skin tightening, rash, difficulty swallowing, and in severe cases affect ...Read more


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Is it true that glutathione is safe for skin?

Is it true that glutathione is safe for skin?

It is safe but may n: But it may not be of any use. At least it is not proven useful. ...Read more

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What is glutathione and is it safe to use?

What is glutathione and is it safe to use?

Body's antioxidant: Glutathione is a protein produced by our bodies that is an antioxidant. It plays key roles in clearing toxins and immune function. It is very safe to take though poorly-absorbed unless taken as liposomal or acetyl-L-glutathione. We can also take supplements like N-acetylcysteine, Alpha lipoic acid and milk thistle and eat foods that help our bodies make more of it. See http://tinyurl.com/n2wu2pw ...Read more

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Is it safe to take accutane?

Is it safe to take accutane?

Medical Supervision: After a thorough consultation to determine that you are an appropriate candidate for accutane, laboratory studies are conducted to exclude any underlying contraindications. Then, the medication may be safely administered. Monthly monitoring with clinical and laboratory evaluations are required. ...Read more

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Is it as safe to be uncircumsized?

Circumsized: Medically speaking, it is safe as long as hygiene is adequate. ...Read more

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Brachiopasty what is it and is it safe?

Brachioplasty: Brachioplasty is usually a procedure to correct redundant skin and fat after severe weight loss. It is a harmless procedure, but is considered cosmetic and insurance will not pay for it in most instances. ...Read more

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Is it safe to get tattoos?

Is it safe to get tattoos?

Yes: It is safe to get tattoos. You should ensure that the tattoo artist is using sterile technique and the facility is clean & reputable. This means the artist should wear gloves, clean your skin with alcohol, use a sterile new needle, new unused inks, and use sterile technique with sharp items & bleeding, if any. People get into trouble with reused needles & inks causing infections like hepatitis c. ...Read more

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Is it dangerous not to treat rosacea?

Is it dangerous not to treat rosacea?

No: But treatment is usually easy. If you have eye symptoms or if you have nodules on you nose you will be very glad we have effective remedies. Many people have trivial rosacea needing only reassurance and a few simple things to know about it. ...Read more

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Is it safe to do a coronary angiogram?

Is it safe to do a coronary angiogram?

Coronary angiogram: Usually the benefit of the information found with coronary angiogram far outweighs the risk to the patient. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take intraconizole?

Is it safe to take intraconizole?

Generally: drugs which are FDA approved are generally safe and effective. Without an actual examination, I cannot give specific medical advice on your particular health, and if you already know you didn't have a good experience with it before, then it probably won't be good for You this time. It goes out by the liver so liver disease or other drugs that go out by the liver are a big problem with it. ...Read more

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Is it safe to use creatine?

Is it safe to use creatine?

Probably: Creatine is moderation is probably safe. High doses may be harmful to your kidneys. Be sure to stay very well hydrated. ...Read more

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Is it safe to have botox?

Is it safe to have botox?

Yes: Botox is very safe if injected by an experienced practitioner. Best if injected by a board-certified dermatologist or plastic surgeon or other specialist in facial cosmetic surgery. Ask the doctor where they trained to do botox, how many patients treated, any complications. Avoid practitioners who learned from a weekend course. Many nurses are doing this procedure many without proper supervision. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take pimecrolimus in pregnancy?

Is it safe to take pimecrolimus in pregnancy?

Probably: While any drug taken during pregnancy has the potential to negatively affect the fetus, calcineurin inhibitors like tacrolimus and pimecrolimus are considered category c drugs, which means that they have not been associated with fetal loss or birth defects in animal studies. However, category c also means that these drugs have not been well studies in humans, so there may be potential risks. ...Read more

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Is it safe to breastfeed with scabies?

Is it safe to breastfeed with scabies?

Yes it is.: Although scabies is unpleasant, it fortunately is a harmless skin infestation. The tiny mites can usually be eliminated with a simple prescription which should be safe for you baby. Good luck! ...Read more

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Is it ok to use meladerm?

Most likely safe: Meladerm is an over the counter skin lightening agent. It contains no prescription medications. It does have some acids used for chemical peels so be careful not to overuse it. Chemical peels can be very useful for treating many skin conditions. The real question is it effective enought to justify the cost. ...Read more

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What is materna it safe to take that medicine?

What is materna it safe to take that medicine?

Multivitamin: Materna is a rather marginal quality multivitamin. You would do better to look to a company like xymogen or orthomolecular formulas for a better vitamin. ...Read more

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Is it safe to drive with night-blindness? Is there any way to treat this?

Is it safe to drive with night-blindness? Is there any way to treat this?

Depends: There are varying degrees to the severity of night blindness. In the most mild form, you should be fine. However, in the more severe forms, you really should not be driving at night. You will not see well enough. See your eye doctor for testing to determine the severity of your night blindness. ...Read more

Dr. Julie Abbott
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Dermatosclerosis (Definition)

Dermatosclerosis = scleroderma = autoimmune disease affecting connective tissue & blood vessels. It causes skin to thicken asymmetrically due to deposits of fibrous connective ...Read more