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Could a jaundice patient have modafinil 100mg tablet?

Could a jaundice patient have modafinil 100mg tablet?

Jaundice & modafinil: Would a doc prescribe modafinil (a med used to promote wakefulness) to a patient with jaundice? There is a caution on prescribing modafinil to patients with liver disease (as the med is primarily metabolized via the liver). Essentially, however, this is a clinical decision that ur doc will make based on the cause of jaundice & severity of liver dz. Modafinil shu b avoided in Pts w hx of addiction. ...Read more

Jaundice (Definition)

Jaundice is the accumulation in the body of bilirubin. Normally it is excreted by the liver, via the bile. For a lot of different reasons, sometimes the bilirubin can accumulate. The most common reasons are a problem with the liver or the bile duct. This can make the skin and/or the whites of the eyes turn yellow. If this occurs, see your ...Read more


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Which type of exercise can a jaundice patient do?

Which type of exercise can a jaundice patient do?

Often any kind: Almost any exercise that does not significantly increase fatigue or other symptoms. It does depend somewhat on the severity of the liver disease. ...Read more

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What is the diet recommended for jaundice patients?

What is the diet recommended for jaundice patients?

None: There is no particular diet that will help patients with jaundice. It is important to see a doctor and get the diagnosis of the underlying cause of the jaundice, so that it can be treated appropriately. Jaundice can be caused by liver disease, bile duct disease, pancreatic disease, or diseases of the blood. It can be benign or caused by cancer. Jaundice should never by ignored. ...Read more

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I am a jaundice patient and hvng loose motion since morning. Tell me what to do? Age 26 years, female

I am a jaundice patient and hvng loose motion since morning. Tell me what to do? Age 26 years, female

Jaundice causes: There are multiple reasons for jaundice. It could be you have a serious problem with your liver or your blood system or your immune system. You have to locate a good diagnostician who can guide through this. Good luck! ...Read more

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Today I saw a patient with jaundice she developed it only one day after blood transfusion so what are the causes? Could it be haemolysis? ?

Today I saw a patient with jaundice she developed it only one day after blood transfusion so what are the causes? Could it be haemolysis? ?

Probably: Most likely this is indeed hemolysis. It's usually but not always possible to pick up sensitivity to donor blood by a recipient; the Kidd blood group antibodies are expecially treacherous here. There are a variety of other causes of jaundice, including liver disease and bile duct obstruction. Blood transfusion saves many lives but the risks must always be weighed against benefits. ...Read more

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Is jaundice in renal failure patients and indication of liver failure as well?

Is jaundice in renal failure patients and indication of liver failure as well?

Many causes: Many potential causes of jaundice but not renal failure alone and haudice does not equate to liver failure

causes and be meds, viral, infection, gallstones, etc
extensive lab and ultrasound or cat scan would be needed to determine cause. ...Read more

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Why does a patient having hepatic jaundice would pass clay colored stools when his urine is dark colored and his body produces urobilinogen?

Why does a patient having hepatic jaundice would pass clay colored stools when his urine is dark colored and his body produces urobilinogen?

Bilirubin: Bilirubin is a yellow breakdown of hemoglobin from old red blood cells. It is cleared normally from the body by the liver and is passed in the bile to help digest fats; it gives stool a brown color. When the liver can't clear bilirubin, it builds up in the body and the skin turns yellow (jaundiced). Elevated levels are excreted in the urine (urobilinogen=brown urine) while stool turns clay color. ...Read more

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What causes yellow eye color or jaundice in sickle cell patients?

What causes yellow eye color or jaundice in sickle cell patients?

Excess bilirubin: Higher amount of bilirubin produced over a level of normal excretion in sickle cell patients result in staining of sclera in eye and skin. ...Read more

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Can anything be done to cure advance liver cancer patient after jaundice and ascites sets in. Tumor is large (NV upto 15-16 cm) & liver size is 21 cm.

Can anything be done to cure advance liver cancer patient after jaundice and ascites sets in. Tumor is large (NV upto 15-16 cm) & liver size is 21 cm.

Treatment: The treatment for this depends on the type of cancer (hepatoblastoma and hepatocarcinoma are most common) and whether or not the tumor has spread (metastasized) to other areas. Late stage disease is usually not curable, but there may be treatment to reduce the size of the tumor and control symptoms for some time. This is best cared for by a pediatric oncologist. ...Read more

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Is jaundice, nausea, lack of appetite are very bad signs for an advaced stage liver cancer patient?

Is jaundice, nausea, lack of appetite are very bad signs for an advaced stage liver cancer patient?

Sounds like: The symptoms are those of advanced liver cancer and are very bad signs since NUTRITION is a very important factor in the battle against cancer! The patient's ONCOLOGIST will have the medication (s) or NUTRITIONIST referral to help.
Hope this info helps!
Dr Z ...Read more

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Liver cancer patient has jaundice, lack of appetite, nausea but still gained about 2 kg in 10 days. What could be the reason?

Liver cancer patient has jaundice, lack of appetite, nausea but still gained about 2 kg in 10 days. What could be the reason?

Retaining fluid: Both increased tissue fluid and ascites are common in this situation and can accumulate fast. If the person is nt eating much, this is your reason ...Read more

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Is whole moong dal helpful in weight reduction?

Is whole moong dal helpful in weight reduction?

Don't know: There is no simple solution to weight loss. But the goal to any weight loss regime should be reducing caloric consumption while burning more calories. ...Read more

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Can I give my baby potato, dal and soyabean oil with rice? She have hb e/beta Thai and age 5 months 10 days. Pls advice.

Can I give my baby potato, dal and soyabean oil with rice? She have hb e/beta Thai and age 5 months 10 days. Pls advice.

Feeding too soon: Your baby doctor will have a schedule. You are feeding this child food way too soon. Eating food too early sets children up for a weaker immune system and childhood obesity. ...Read more

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My fasting sugar is 124, pp is 134, hba1c is 125 and level 6.I m confused. Why fasting shd show 124? That previous night 12 hrs b4 I had chappathi n dal

My fasting sugar is 124, pp is 134, hba1c is 125 and level 6.I m confused. Why fasting shd show 124? That previous night 12 hrs b4 I had chappathi n dal

Prediabetes: Your aic level is in prediabetic range. Aic from 6to6.5 is considered prediabetic and over 6.5 is diagnosed as diabetes.Your blood sugar of 124 may be related to your diet the night before and your pp sugar is normal range.
Discuss with your doctor, you need to be on a dibetic diet with restricted carbs, exercise, avoid obesity, check cholesterol level, don't smoke and get tested again in three months. ...Read more

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What are the differences between masoor dal and kesari dal?

Massor Dal etc: Google: I want to introduce you to Google. Com
Enter this in your browser menu and search.

Wikipedia is usually good at things like this.
Also look at images shown by your google.

For more in depth reviews I recommend you go to uptodate. Com

Good googling and uptodating ...Read more

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What are the health benefits of toor dal?

What are the health benefits of toor dal?

Folic acid, proteins: Toor dal (yellow lentil) is a legume containing plant protein, reportedly comparable to poultry, meat or fish, but low-fat and low cholesterol. It also provides complex carbohydrates, fiber and folic acid. During cooking, saponins form a sudsy foam on the surface of the pot, which should be removed, as it prevents protein digestion and results in gas. ...Read more

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Is mung bean (dal) is good for triglycerides diet?

Is mung bean (dal) is good for triglycerides diet?

Yes: It is good but the problem with a lot of indian cooking (including dals) is that a lot of oil is used and one of the worst things possible - ghee. Don't ever use ghee - it is nothing but purified fat. And cut down on the oil or use low-fat oils. Using ghee and high-fat oils will raise your triglycerides no matter how much mung beans or other dals you eat. ...Read more

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Where can I find the carb values of vegetables and grains such as toor dal, wheat, mung beans, etc.?

Where can I find the carb values of vegetables and grains such as toor dal, wheat, mung beans, etc.?

Carb values: Please see www. Webmd. Com You can also look up Doctor Mercola or Doctor Weil. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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I accidentally gave my 11 months old baby a bite of dal and chappati that was a bit hot. He started to cry though not much. What should I do?

I accidentally gave my 11 months old baby a bite of dal and chappati that was a bit hot. He started to cry though not much. What should I do?

Spicy food: To offset the discomfort from the spice, I would recommend giving him formula/milk to alkalinize the spice and/or water. If the food was hot with regards to temperature, you may do the same as well as apply a cool clean rag to his tongue. ...Read more

Dr. Robert Rahimi
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Jaundice (Definition)

Jaundice is the accumulation in the body of bilirubin. Normally it is excreted by the liver, via the bile. For a lot of different reasons, sometimes the bilirubin can accumulate. The most common reasons are a problem with the liver or the bile duct. This can make the skin and/or the whites of the eyes turn yellow. If this occurs, see your ...Read more


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Yellow Skin (Definition)

Jaundice = yellowing of skin & eyes due ...Read more