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Medication That Contain Zinc
Asking for a drug name that contains stinging nettle root extract and zinc, they are natural, safe and heard about its' benefits on testosterone&libido?
I am taking the following medications: citalopram 15mg, loratadine 10mg, microgestin fe 1/20, multivit/mineral supp, calc/mag/zinc. Do these drugs interact? Which can I take at the same time?
Can certain medications deplete the body of important nutrients (such as iron, magnesium, zinc) and then induce hair loss because of that depletion?
Few if any: Zinc is important in making proteins and dna, immune function, wound healing and even taste and smell. The recommended daily allowance (rda) of zinc is 8 mg for women and 11 mg for men. It is not generally found in vegetables per se, but is in legumes like peas, baked beans, cashews, chickpeas, kidney beans and others. See http://ods. Od.Nih. Gov/factsheets/zinc-healthprofessional for more info. ...Read more
I feel like I'm getting a cold. Will the zinc tablets that contain 50 mg each good to take and try to fight it. If so how many should I take?
I use 220 mg zinc sulfate capsule which in containing 50 mg zinc. How long should be the time periods between taking the capsule? I take 3 days once.
May a product containing l-tyrosine, zinc and b-6 be used in combination with one another containing magnesium as an additional ingredient?
I have read online on a few reputable websites that zinc contains minor anti-estrogenic effects in men. Is this correct? (this would be beneficial.)
There are indeed many excellent articles on this topic. Zinc in low doses is quite safe.
Are you having problems with erections?
Are you exercising regularly?
I would have your doctor order the labs related to testosterone. If they are all OK-- great! . If not your doctor will proceed to find out the "why's". ...Read more
Agree with Dr Iwata: Healthtap Doctors are asked not to endorse specific brands or product lines. ...Read more
So today tried eating and felt like vomiting but noticed that this drink helps me it contains zinc I have gallstones is that why??
Suggest me some multivitamins tablet that contain good amount of zinc, calcium, magnesium. And should be safe to use?
Doctors and vitamins:
I hope you understand that the various vitamin products on the market are something that most physicians would not have any expertise in. There are vitamin standards set by the government and daily recommended doses. These are all well displayed on the vitamin products available.
I tell my patients to choose the vitamin of their choice. If they are males the only other caution is that no iron! ...Read more
My motherinlaw is allergic to Bactrim Sulfa drugs. They have her zinc sulfate and she broke out in rash. I thought sulfate was different. Why rash?
I use talc regularly which contains zinc, silica, ethanol, parabens & much more chemicals. Does it cause any harm to facial skin. Thanks..
No harm to skin: No problem with skin but should be careful not to inhale talc. ...Read more
Is it safe to take anti oxidant pills containing beta carotene, selenium and zinc for more than one month?
Selenium and Zinc are essential nutrients with many proven health benefits. We need to either take them as supplements or get them from diet to be healthy. Many people don't get adequate amounts in their diets.
Beta carotene is a precursor of Vitamin A, another essential nutrient, and is also safe to supplement, but I feel that a mixed carotenoid complex has more benefits than beta carotene alone. ...Read more
I am currently taking ofloxacin. Can I use an antiseptic cream containing zinc oxide without affecting the efficacy of ofloxacin?
There is no: Cross reaction from these medications.Get a more detailed answer ›
I am taking oxytetracycline twice a day, is it safe if I take protein shake which contains a lot of magnesium, zinc....Etc? Thank you
Beans, oysters: Look for fortified cereals, nuts and seeds, leafy vegetables. ...Read more
I think I got milia from my new sunscreen that contains zinc oxide niacinamide. It is called eltamd uv clear sunscreen. Why did I get milia?
Please see; http://www. Healthline. Com/health/milia#Overview1http://www. Healthline. Com/health/milia#Overview1
The fact that you know the term "milia" makes me believe you're under a doctor's care. Please return for further follow up! ...Read more
I take Minirals pill and vitamins pill. And both of them cotain zinc and Manganese and vitamin d is it safe? Manganese = 2.8 mg zinc=12mg safefor
I go gym and I need to take my protein shake, but the doctor gave me oxytetracycline for minor acne, is it safe to take the protein shake? Contains zinc
Sure: Be sure you use topical benzoyl peroxide, retinoic acid or salicylic acid while you're on the tetracycline for the acne. I can't advise zinc as a routine supplement if you're not a vegetarian who needs complicated supplementation. Cheap protein power you buy on your own may be a better choice. ...Read more
What are exogenous growth hormones? Could I have taken them w/o realizing it in supps like zinc or cal mag or in clomid (clomiphene) or fertility drugs for IUIs?
My nose is burning I am using Neosporin ointment. Sir how often I can use in a day contains neomycin polymyxin bsulfate bacitracin zinc ophthalmic?
2-3 times: 2-3 times a day would be the recommended dose. ...Read more