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Doctor insights on: Methylene Blue Injection Side Effects

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What to do if i swallowed methylene blue accidently?

What to do if i swallowed methylene blue accidently?

Seek medical advise: seek medical advise if you have any symptoms as Anxiety, Weakness, Headache, Lightheadedness or difficulty breathing Also seek medical advise if you have preexisting medical conditions, or ingestion of more that 35 mg / kg body weight, also in all injections greater than the recommended dose, or eye/ skin contact that is causing irritation ...Read more

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Can methylene blue unclog fallopian tubes?

Can methylene blue unclog fallopian tubes?

Not usually: Methylene blue if put into the tubes under pressure and only if the adhesions inside the tube are "flimsy" will they open under those circumstances. Otherwise, if the tubes are seriously blocked, no. ...Read more

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Is methylene blue any good for lower back pain?

Is methylene blue any good for lower back pain?

Discogenic back pain: The preliminary results indicated that the result of intradiscal mb injection for the treatment of discogenic low back pain was relatively encouraging in one study i found for the people have discoginc back pain. ...Read more

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I fell down on a rocky road and had deep wounds in my knee. I applied methylene blue on the wounds. Do I have to refrain from taking any food?

I fell down on a rocky road and had deep wounds in my knee. I applied methylene blue on the wounds. Do I have to refrain from taking any food?

Need more than M Blu: Anytime you have trauma involving deep wounds, the wounds have to be cleaned well with soapy water, and attended to, as pieces of gravel and dirt can make healing problematic. See your doctor for evaluation and treatment. Sometimes soil and dirt has spores, and fungus, depending on climate, so he may need to put you on antibiotic creams, orals pills too to prevent against skin infection. ...Read more

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Is methylene blue available otc? If not, are there any OTC substitute dyes that i can self-inject into my rectum to confirm rectovaginal fistula?

Is methylene blue available otc? If not, are there any OTC substitute dyes that i can self-inject into my rectum to confirm rectovaginal fistula?

Go see your doctor: Trying to figure out if you have a rectovaginal fistula is not a do-it-yourself project. Check out http://www.Mayoclinic.Com/health/rectovaginal-fistula/ds01065 for info re rvf esp diagnostic testing. Use of contrast dye is only one way to prove the presence of rvf but it's not enough for surgeon to act upon (also need to find cause). So go see your family doc or gynecologist for appropriate tests. ...Read more

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What are potential side effects of taking glutathione injection and glutathione tablet?

What are potential side effects of taking glutathione injection and glutathione tablet?

Nothing serious: But it would not do you any good, so why are you wasting your money like this? Glutathione has no medical use for any illness. ...Read more

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What are some possible side effects from the injection of epinephrine?

What are some possible side effects from the  injection of epinephrine?

Hyper-alert sx: The Epinephrine will be metabolized rather quickly by the liver/renal drug metabolism system, then rendering it ineffective. However, the side effects may last longer, such as rapid pulse, feeling of palpitations, headache, increased blood pressure .... But generally we are talking minutes. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of hCG drops and injections?

What are the side effects of hCG drops and injections?

Many: The U.S. FDA, has approved the hormone HCG, or human chorionic gonadotropin, for the treatment of infertility. It also has become popular for weight loss. HCG can cause blood clots, pain at the site of the injection, numbness, tingling, confusion, dizziness and headaches. Women are prone to a condition known as ovarian hyper stimulation syndrome, a potentially life-threatening disorder. ...Read more

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Any side effects from supartz (hyaluronic acid) injections?

Any side effects from supartz (hyaluronic acid) injections?

Very rare: Supartz (hyaluronic acid) injections are a type of "visco-supplementation" treatment for knee arthritis. Side effects are exceeding rare, but any injection into the knee joint could introduce an infection or cause an inflammatory reaction to occur. I have used supartz (hyaluronic acid) in my practice for nearly 14 years on a regular basis without any documented side effects. ...Read more

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What side effects are associated with interferon alfa-2b injections?

What side effects are associated with interferon alfa-2b injections?

Many; see below: Many of patients experience flu-like symptoms like fever, chills, headache, fatigue, and weakness within 1-2 hours of taking the medication. Symptoms like irregular heartbeat, chest pressure or tightness, hallucinations, irritability, insomnia, depressive mood, and suicidal thoughts may also occur. It’s important to report any of these to your doctor. ...Read more

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Can there be any side effects from supartz (hyaluronic acid) injections?

Supartz (hyaluronic acid): Yes sometimes you can get an inflammatory reaction from the injection with some swelling and pain. This will usually resolve. Also if you have an allergy to eggs, supartz (hyaluronic acid) may be a problem. ...Read more

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Please tell me if there are any side effects from supartz (hyaluronic acid) injections?

Please tell me if there are any side effects from supartz (hyaluronic acid) injections?

Basically no: Supartz (hyaluronic acid) injections are very safe. Rarely a patient may have an allergic reaction. Most common problem is a local reaction to the Supartz (hyaluronic acid) in the knee that can last 2-3 days. ...Read more

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What can happen if a 16 year old girl took sermorelin injections? Are there any side effects?

What can happen if a 16 year old girl took sermorelin injections? Are there any side effects?

Sermorelin: The drug stimulates the anterior. Pituitary to produce growth hormone. It can produce pain and redness at the site of injection. Also it can cause headaches, and sleepiness. ...Read more

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Have given one injection of testosterone if i don't take another am i still at risk for its side effects?

Have given  one injection of testosterone if i don't take another am i still at risk for its side effects?

No: You would not be at risk for wothdrawal if that is what you are asking. However, you will likely continue to have or have recurrence of the symptoms related to testosterone deficiency.. ...Read more

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Are there injections for headaches? I just got two injections from a doc and it worries me. Any side effects?

Are there injections for headaches? I just got two injections from a doc and it worries me. Any side effects?

ShutUpAndBendOver...: The time to have worried was before you got the shot. Always ask about what the medication given to you does and the side effects.Most medications have side effects that show up in different people in different ways. Yes, there are injections for a headache,some that just treat the pain,others that try to stop the headache process.Get back to that doctor and ask him the questions you need answered ...Read more

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Which form of contraception is the best, the injection or the pill and which is better in terms of side effects?

Which form of contraception is the best, the injection or the pill and which is better in terms of side effects?

The 1 you like : There is no one method of birth control that is right for everyone. The best birth-control for you is the one that you like and you will use consistently. Schedule a visit with your doctor to go over the options and find one that is right for you. ...Read more

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I've had 3ESIs and 8 facet injections in appx 6wk period. What are potential side effects/and could my immunity be compromised?

I've had 3ESIs and 8 facet injections in appx 6wk period. What are potential side effects/and could my immunity be compromised?

Cortisone injections: What u have had is the maximum u should have over the next 4-6 months . Although these don't usually affect your overall immunity , they can affect the local tissues . Also some people have some sensitivity to them which can affect hearing and vision . So work on getting going with an exercise program to strengthen and stretch your paraspinous muscles, ...Read more

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How long does the side effects of cortisone injections last? Its been 3 weeks and 2 ER trips and I'm on more meds now then before.

How long does the side effects of cortisone injections last? Its been 3 weeks and 2 ER trips and I'm on more meds now then before.

Cortisone: is most helpful if the cause of pain is due to tissue inflammation. Headaches due to migraine ( I notice you take Relpax) may not necessarily respond to steroids. The same goes for shoulder pain if there is no tissue inflammation. ...Read more

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I want to introduce gh injection iam 16.5 year old my height is 5'4 is there any side effects of hormone.. Please suggeste iam so worry.

I want to introduce gh injection iam 16.5 year old my height is 5'4 is there any side effects of hormone.. Please suggeste iam so worry.

Loss of money: There is no evidence that giving growth hormone to a normal (not deficient or resistant) person would gain more height.They might reach their final height sooner, but not add any more.If you are truly deficient, the process should be monitored by a doc with experience in dosing and management.They can manage and explain any side effects. ...Read more

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