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Doctor insights on: Magnesium Peroxide Side Effects

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What are magnesium effects and side effects?

What are magnesium effects and side effects?

Magnesium: Magnesium is the relaxation mineral. Calcium causes the muscle to contract and magnesium causes the muscle to relax. Low magnesium will predispose to headaches, muscle spasms, tension, and cramping, constipation, and reactive airway. Too much magnesium can cause loose stool. ...Read more

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What are the effects and side effects of magnesium?

Effects and S.E. Mag: Magnesium is the relaxation mineral. It can be helpful against reactive airway episodes, muscle cramping, muscle tension, headaches, constipation, insomnia, and it is important to make sure you support your magnesium if you have to take Azithromycin antibiotics in order to minimize the risk of a potentially fatal heart arrhythmia. ...Read more

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What are the benefits and side effects of taking magnesium?

Magnesium: Individuals on diuretics often feel better with magnesium, it lowers likelihood of ectopic activity, it reverses leg cramps in some. There are many benefits. It must be used careflly with poor kidneys and can cause diarrhea. If you are serious get the "magnesium factor" by mildred seelig md. ...Read more

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I started taking magnesium and I have had side effects. Are there any alternatives?

I started taking magnesium and I have had side effects. Are there any alternatives?

Magnesium: If possible, stop taking medicines that can decease your magnesium absorption, such as proton pump inhibitors (e.g., proposed, prevacid, medium, protonix, (pantoprazole) etc). Minimize the doses of diuretics other than Amiloride (which can help raise your magnesium level.). ...Read more

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I've been taking 600mg of magnesium citrate everyday for the last month. What side effects should I be aware of?

I've been taking 600mg of magnesium citrate everyday for the last month. What side effects should I be aware of?

Mg citrate: If using it as a laxative - you may be creating a situation where your body becomes dependent on it to have a BM. Otherwise - I might be concerned about the amount of magnesium your body is absorbing. I would talk to your doctor about this - rarely should constipation last this long. Also a serum magnesium level might be appropriate Good luck ...Read more

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Side effects to magnesium sulfate for labor?

Side effects to magnesium sulfate for labor?

See below: Magnesium sulphate is given intravenously to relax the uterus. Too fast a infusion, and generally in the face of decreasing or decreased kidney function can cause too high levels in the blood leading to convulsions. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of magnesium oxide 400 mg?

Side effects: Diarrhea is most common side effect. Http://www. Drugs. Com/sfx/magnesium-oxide-side-effects. Html ...Read more

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What are the side effects of 400mg of magnesium oxide taken daily?

Magnesium oxide: Diarrhea is most common side effect. Http://www. Drugs. Com/sfx/magnesium-oxide-side-effects. Html - most common side effect is diarrhea ...Read more

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Give me drug profile of magnesium sulfate including dose, therapeutic uses, side effects?

Several uses: Magnesium sulfate is commonly used to stop premature labor, and to prevent eclamptic seizures, and may also be beneficial for a baby born prematurely. Typically a "loading dose" of 4-6 grams is used, followed by 2-3 grams per hour given intravenously. Side effects including flushing, dry mouth, blurred vision, and nausea, and are usually worse for the first 24 hours a woman gets the medication. ...Read more

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Are there any serious side effects to the mother and/or baby due to using magnesium sulfate?

Are there any serious side effects to the mother and/or baby due to using magnesium sulfate?

Not id given correct: Benefits of preventing seizure definitely outwegh the risk but must be careful of toxicity if given too much at the extreme respiratory depression for mom in the baby may notice it to be sometimes sluggish if mom has been on mag for a while. ...Read more

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Labor. Are there any serious side effects to the mother and/or baby due to using magnesium sulfate when not needed?

Labor. Are there any serious side effects to the mother and/or baby due to using magnesium sulfate when not needed?

? need? Effect?: Magnesium sulfate is one of the better tolerated methods of handling maternal blood pressure in labor. Maternal effects at higher levels include respiratory depression, low blood pressure & heart rhythm block. It is a category 1 (no risk) for the fetus although I occasionally see respiratory depression, apnea spells in a newborn if it has high blood levels, which fades after they start to urinate. ...Read more

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I take magnesium and have stopped yesterday. I got side effects - numbness (especially left face), fatigue. When will side affects exit system?

I take magnesium and have stopped yesterday. I got side effects - numbness (especially left face), fatigue. When will side affects exit system?

Magnesium: Magnesium is an essential mineral. Oral magnesium typically does not cause side effects other than nausea or diarrhea or abdominal cramping. Fatigue is unusual unless magnesium is given intravenously. Numbness is unusual. Magnesium you took will exit your body in about 48 hours. Talk to your doctor about your facial symptoms. ...Read more

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Is pepcid (famotidine) better to take than prilosec? I've heard prilosec can cause magnesium deficiency and pepcid (famotidine) generally has no adverse side effects. True?

Not true: Side effects of prilosec are very rare and tend to occur in sick and hospitalized patients. If pepcid (famotidine) doesn't work and prilosec does work then stick with prilosec. You can have you magnesium check every few years for reassurance. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of benzoyl peroxide if you have no allergey to it?

What are the side effects of benzoyl peroxide if you have no allergey to it?

Dryness: It can result in dryness and can bleach clothing and other material. Moisturizer prior to benzoyl peroxide will decrease dryness. ...Read more

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How can I lessen the side effects of benzoyl peroxide?

How can I lessen the side effects of benzoyl peroxide?

Moistrizer: Apply moisturizer first and if necessary decrease frequency of application to every other day. Short contact time with wash rather than cream will still work and be less irritating. ...Read more

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What are some of the side effects of benzoyl peroxide if you have no allergey to it?

What are some of the side effects of benzoyl peroxide if you have no allergey to it?

Various: The most common side effect of benzoyl peroxide is dryness. The dryness is usually mild, and may be countered with application of an oil-free moisturizer.

Some patients may experience irritation when using benzoyl peroxide. If you experience mild irritation, try decreasing the frequency of applixation. If irritation is severe or persists, discontinue use of benzoyl peroxide. ...Read more

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What are the side effects to soaking in warm water and hydrogen peroxide?

Hydrogen Peroxide: Kills normal tissue and would not recommend using it. ...Read more

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How can I lessen the side effects of benzoyl peroxide on my skin?

Benzoyl peroxide: Benzoyl peroxide can cause irritation if you are allergic to it or if the concentration is too strong. You can try a lower concentration (2.5-3%) on a small area first but if that still causes a reaction you shouldn't use it at all. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of benzoyl peroxide cream?

Various: The most common side effect of benzoyl peroxide is dryness. The dryness is usually mild, and may be countered with application of an oil-free moisturizer.

Some patients may experience irritation when using benzoyl peroxide. If you experience mild irritation, try decreasing the frequency of applixation. If irritation is severe or persists, discontinue use of benzoyl peroxide. ...Read more

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Benzaclin (clindamycin and benzoyl peroxide) side effects?

Benzaclin (clindamycin and benzoyl peroxide) side effects?

Skin redness: Benzaclin (clindamycin and benzoyl peroxide) is a topical antibiotic of benzoyl peroxide and clindamycin, commonly prescribed for acne. Caution should be used if patients have an allergy to either medication or have a history of ulcerative or infectious colitis. The most common side effects are dry, red, scaling skin or a burning sensation. ...Read more

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Using carbamide peroxide for several weeks each day any side effects?

Using carbamide peroxide for several weeks each day any side effects?

Look at the package: If you follow the manufacturers recommendations, you might have some sensitivity, but that should go away. I'm not aware of any long term side effects if you follow the manufacturers recommendations. ...Read more

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Benzoyl peroxide side effects and how long do they last?

Varies: Benzoyl peroxide (bpo) is a good acne medication but people with dry skin tendencies will see their dry skin get worse. Stopping the bpo helps and using an oil free moisturizer helps even more. A small percentage (5-10%) of people develop a contact allergy when they use bpo which left untreated can last for weeks. ...Read more

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Do the drying and irritation side effects of benzoyl peroxide subside over time?

Do the drying and irritation side effects of benzoyl peroxide subside over time?

Usually...: ...Unless you're allergic to BP (which is quite unusual), or you're using too strong a preparation, or you're washing your face vigorously just before you apply the bp. All of these can cause persistent drying and irritation. ...Read more

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I've been on benzoyle peroxide everyday I'm now going on a retin a (tretinoin) will I still get side effects?

I've been on benzoyle peroxide everyday I'm now going on a retin a (tretinoin) will I still get side effects?

Retin A (tretinoin) SIDE EFFECT: Yes
dryness irritation and sometimes flare ups. This symptoms are short lived though.
Recommendation: use pea size dose and spread and the gel.
if still a lot of irritation use every other night. ...Read more

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What is Brevoxyl creamy wash benzoyl peroxide 4%??? Is it effective??? Does it make skin dark?? Does it have any kind of side effects??

What is Brevoxyl creamy wash benzoyl peroxide 4%??? Is it effective??? Does it make skin dark?? Does it have any kind of side effects??

Used for acne: Should not darken skin. Side effect is usually dry skin so use a non-comedogenic (won't clog pores) moisturizer to keep skin moist and not too dry. ...Read more