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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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What are the side effects of lumbar steriod injections?

What are the side effects of lumbar steriod injections?

Minimal : Sometimes a rash or heat sensation can occur. If you have a significant case of diabetes, your glucose levels can be affected. Occasionally, a headache can occur or local back pain or pressure sensation from the injection. These all tend to resolve quickly. ...Read more