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Is there a best medicine for decreasing tinnitus?

Is there a best medicine for decreasing tinnitus?

Benzodiazepines: Benzodiazepines are my choice for patients whose tinnitus prevents them from sleeping. Klonopin is especially effective. Other medications that help include ativan, Xanax (alprazolam) and valium. ...Read more

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Dr. William Culviner
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Tinnitus (Definition)

A persistent noise in the ears. Can be of unknown origin, or can be caused by hearing damage, tumors, problems in the brain or hearing nerves, ...Read more


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Is there a particular ear drop medicine that is best for teenagers?

Is there a particular ear drop medicine that is best for teenagers?

Not necessary: Unless there is a specific problem with the ear no eardrops of any kind should be put in an ear, whether child, teenager or adult. The normal ear makes wax to protect itself and putting drops in the ear or trying to otherwise manipulate it can only lead to problems. ...Read more

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Is there is a best natural cure for sinusitis?

Is there is a best natural cure for sinusitis?

Sinus rinses help: Sinus rinses are an easy natural way to help with many sinus infections. I recommend an over the counter kit to make sure you have the right concentration of salt and ph, which is important. If you have an infection lasting for more than 7-10 days, antibiotics may help dramatically however. Go see your doctor in that case. ...Read more

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Is there a homeopathic therapy for sinusitis?

Is there a homeopathic therapy for sinusitis?

Sinus rinses: Sinus rinses (carefully measured and balanced) are helpful for many sinus problems, including sinusits. In case of a true bacterial sinusitis, antibiotics are certainly recommended. ...Read more

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What is the best medication to treat my migraine pain? Is there any one medication that works better than others for migraine headaches? .

What is the best medication to treat my migraine pain? Is there any one medication that works better than others for migraine headaches?

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Everyone different: To stop headaches, most doctors would recommend triptans (such as frova, relpax, (eletriptan) maxalt, zomig, etc.), but ergotamines are also of value. Maybe best to prevent and could use botox, depakote, topirimate, beta-blockers, but also might consider otc items such as butterbur, riboflavin, coq-10, feverfew, magnesium. ...Read more

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Which is best homeopathic medicine for increasing weight?

Which is best homeopathic medicine for increasing weight?

Overall health: As a system of medicine, homeopathy attends to the health of your overall system, and not just one symptom. A homeopathic evaluation considers all your symptoms, which collectively form a picture of the homeopathic medicine that can gradually help revitalize health. This may include normalizing weight, if you've lost a great deal of it in your illness. A feeling of well-being comes first, though. ...Read more

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Is there a medicine for acne?

Is there a medicine for acne?

Acne medicine: Consult with a dermatologist for your specific needs, but options include soap and water, topical retinoids (for example, retin-a), topical (or oral) antibiotics and drying agents such as benzoyl peroxide. ...Read more

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What medicine is best for curing a cold?

What medicine is best for curing a cold?

Laughter?: Colds are usually caused by viruses and there really is no targeted treatments.Most treatments are intended to control symptoms until your body's immune system clears it out. ...Read more

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What is the most effective medicine for migraine and the best treatment for migraine?

What is the most effective medicine for migraine and the best treatment for migraine?

Older medicines: The ones usually given are the tryptans. They are expensive and also dangerous with regard to serious effects of vasoconstriction. A multi center study of emergency room treatment of migraine revealed the superiority of phenothiazine–antihistamines such as Phenergan (promethazine) and Compazine. 1 antinausea dose tab at onset, repeat in ½ hr if needed. Repeat sequence 2 hrs from 1st dose. ...Read more

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Is there an effective treatment for headache in an easy way?

Is there an effective treatment for headache in an easy way?

Depends on the Cause: Headaches can be due to a number of different causes. Effective and easy treatment will depend on what type of headache you are experiencing and its cause, which may require a medical evaluation. ...Read more

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This is for a psychiatrist. is there any benefit to take for depression a tricyclic instead of an ssri? thank you for your help

This is for a psychiatrist. is there any benefit to take for depression a tricyclic instead of an ssri? thank you for your help

The side effect: profile of SSRI's is generally superior to that of Tricyclic antidepressants (TCA). To get a TCA up in the dose range needed to treat depression - there is significant potential for side effects. I am not aware of a TCA being more beneficial than an SSRI for treatment of depression. (But TCA may be used for sleep or pain control). Take care. ...Read more

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Is there a good medicine for losing weight?

Is there a good medicine for losing weight?

Weight loss meds: There are a handful of weight loss meds out there that are indicated for people above a certain bmi and with certain conditions. Two new meds Belviq (lorcaserin) and Qsymia were approved just in the past few months, but many doctors won't be comfortable prescribing them until they've been out for longer. For all meds, once they're stopped, the weight does come back without significant diet/exercise changes. ...Read more

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Is there a good medication for bunions?

Is there a good medication for bunions?

Antiinflammatories : Antiinflammatories and ice can help along with good, comfortable shoes. These treatments only treat the symptoms. Surgical correction is necessary to address the structural deformity. Discuss with your foot surgeon to see what options are best for your particular situation. Dr l. ...Read more

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Is there a medication that helps for heartbreak?

Is there a medication that helps for heartbreak?

Awwww, no. Sorry.: This could be a hot song title! There are Drs who might evaluate you and offer short-term help if you are too overcome to take care of yourself. It would only take the edge off - not mend the break. Therapy might help you see what went wrong in a helpful way. Support groups can also let you know you're not alone. It will hurt, but most do get through it. Best! ...Read more

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Is there a cure for pcp addiction?

Is there a cure for pcp addiction?

PCP: Wow, is this stuff still around? I believe that it began life a phencyclidine, an veterianary tranquilized. Cops had a really hard time with dopers on this drug, as it made them extremely physically strong. If you know someone who is still using this drug, i would highly recommend a psychiatrist who is practicing in addiction medicine. I would also recommend that you be very careful. ...Read more

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What is the best medicine for migraines?

What is the best medicine for migraines?

Depends...: It depends upon the type of migraine; and the rest of your medical history(other conditions, any alleriges?, any other medications that you take, etc.) some neurologists use anaprox ds; others prefer imitrex (sumatriptan)...Usually practitioner preference; again keeping the above about you in mind. Cheers! ...Read more

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What is the best medicine for migraines?

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What is the best medicine for migraines?

Migraine Treatment: There are many good medications for migraine treatment. Migraine is a serious and complex neurologic disorder. Today effective management of migraine involves three specific strategies: 1) patient education 2) non-pharmacological management (diet, sleep hygiene, acupuncture) and 3) pharmacological (triptans, topamax, (topiramate) etc) management. Rec.:see orofacial pain or headache specialist. Hope it helps. ...Read more

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Is there a cure for migraines?

Is there a cure for migraines?

No cure : There is no cure for migraines. Knowing the triggers and avoidance of those triggers, migraines can be very easily controlled by therapy. The vast majority of patient with migraine headaches, have very infrequent headaches. ...Read more

Dr. Jeffrey Bassman
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Ringing In Ears (Definition)

Ringing in ears = tinnitus = ...Read more