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Medicine For Cecon Allergy
Cecon allergy: Cecon is a brand name for ascorbic acid. For info about possible adverse effects see: https://www. Drugs. Com/sfx/cecon-side-effects. Html ...Read more
Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more
31 yr-old woman diagnosed in China with allergic purpura (capillary toxicosis); is treating with OTC Transfer Factor Oral Solution. What is this.....?
Yes. You are right!: Vitamins in nature (fruits, vegetables, egg yoke, sauerkraut, fish, . ..) exist in several isomers each of them. That means their molecule looking completely differently in space and all of them go together. That is very very expensive to produce commercially and does not happen. That's why you can not have the wanted benefit. Eat organic foods. Smaller amounts of the natural vitamins have huge effect. ...Read more
My left side of the feels numb, and its been 2 days already and im worried. Could it be allergies, I had a smoothie with vitamin c. Could that be it?
Left side of what?: At any rate it doesn't sound like allergies, and a smoothie with vitamin C wouldn't cause a side effect that last for two days. If you really suffer, see your doctor, wish you wellness ...Read more
I have an allergy to vitamin c.Is there a multivitamin I can take that doesn't contain a large amount of vitamin c?
Don't take multi: Recent studies suggest no value, and potential harm in taking multi-vitamins. Don't take them. If you have a known deficiency, then treat each vitamin deficiency separately with whole foods as a first approach. Don't believe the hype about needing to supplement if you eat fruits, vegetables, nuts, beans, whole grains and wild salmon regularly. ...Read more
My wife has allergy with calcium and vitamin c. Whenever she intakes either of it, she starts to have body pains, what is the permanent cure for this?
Obvious: The plain answer is stop taking these. If they are absolutely necessary, then discuss these with the doctor who ordered them. Neither is likely to be essential at your age, but the physician seeing you would know best. ...Read more
Can consuming vitamin C help with itching and breathing difficulties acquired from shellfish allergy reaction?
Not enough: Shellfish allergy can be life-threatening, especially if you have breathing difficulties when you eat it. Taking vitamin c is not enough to guarantee that you will prevent a reaction. If you have a shellfish allergy, you should not eat it at all. It's also a good idea to see a doctor about this allergy and make sure you don't have others. ...Read more
Can take a vitamin C supplement if im allergic to orange juice? I self diagnosed my allergy (i get white filled bumps when I drink oj)
Yes, but of? Value?: See answer: https://www. Healthtap. Com/#user_questions/684218 & check: http://lpi. Oregonstate. Edu/infocenter/vitamins/vitaminc. Orange juice, more that oranges, is very high sugar & sugar drives obesity, diabetes mellitus, cv ds, high blood pressure. Allergies are behavioral responses, under internal control, occurring for any combination & variety of reasons, always self-diagnoses not doctors. ...Read more
I use cecon (ascorbic acid) drops to my 3month old baby only 2 drops I thing is better to my baby or not is better to my baby?
Vit C infant drops: These are vitamin C supplement drops. At the correct dosage, it probably will not cause any harm to your baby. I am not sure why the baby is on them though? It is unlikely your baby has a Vitamin C deficiency. ...Read more
See Your Doctor: 3 mos old takes "Cecon 2 drops"; is Ascorbic Acid (Vit. C). It is not known why you are giving your baby Vit. C. It is used to treat certain conditions such as Scurvy & more however it is not routinely given to normal, healthy infants. Vit. C has side-effects if improperly dosed & with certain conditions such as G6PD deficiency (common to your region). Do not use without a doctor's recommendation. ...Read more
Stop taking it: If it is an extreme necessity, and there are no alternatives, and you don't know whether this an allergic reaction or an adverse drug reaction (side effect), see an allergist/immunologist for evaluation and possible desensitization to the said drug for treatment of a particular disease episode, good luck ...Read more
Various Options: Daily steroid or antihistamines nasal sprays (fluticasone, azelastine) are helpful. Determining exactly what you could be sensitized to in order to practice appropriate avoidance measures is also important. If medications and avoidance are not effective or not feasible allergen immunotherapy (allergy shots) could be an option as well. Other meds include Sudafed, Mucinex, (guaifenesin) Afrin, oral antihistamines ...Read more
Could be!: Without understanding the circumstances and the type of reaction, it is impossible to answer the question. If you started the new medicine, and experienced a reaction, it could be due to allergy to the medication. ...Read more
No cure yet, but...: Allergy shots (allergen immunotherapy) is currently the only treatment that is disease modifiying, meaning it can change how the body responds to exposure to allergens. It is "natural" and long lasting effects carry on after shots are stopped. It works for most, but not all people. Closest thing to a cure so far..... For more read my blog at: http://www. Familyallergyasthmacare. Com/2013/03/its-no. ...Read more
OTC Allergy: Not fair. Truly, it is trial-and-error. What works best for you might not work best for someone else. Loratadine is the weakest binding non-sedating antihistamine; Cetirizine is the strongest binding non-sedating antihistamine. Benadryl (diphenhydramine) works better than both but it makes people sleepy. ...Read more
Several choices: The most effective treatment for relief of seasonal allergies are prescription nasal steroid sprays (qnasl, nasonex, (mometasone) rhinocort, flonase). If symptoms are mild then over the counter zyrtec, claritin, or Allegra can help. It's best to start treating seasonal allergies before the "season" starts. This is a prevention approach. If the above meds haven't controlled symptoms, consider allergy shots. ...Read more
Big question: There are a lot of allergy medications & your time span is enormous. Could you take a medication that expired last month? Yes. Last year? Yes, but it might not work as well. Five years ago? Sure but why bother? Medications don't become dangerous as they age just gradually less effective. One exception is Epinephrine it rapidly loses effectiveness after expiration & its needed to save lives. ...Read more
Think whole airway: Upper airway allergies trigger clear, watery discharge along with itch and congestion; this can tickle the back of throat: thus cough - but lower airway involvement must be considered. Allergies can cause cough through asthma-like reactions (or outright cough asthma). Albuterol inhaler +\-montelukast worth a try after oral antihistamines and nasal steroids/antihistamines. ...Read more