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Multimineral Plus Medication
Can i take citracal calcium plus vitamin d slow realease at the same time as centrum energy multivitamin/multimineral?
Yes you may: Yes you may. Calcium absorption tends to plateau when a single dose exceeds 500-600 mg. Even though the two together would exceed this number, you may be fine because one is slow release. Taking the 2 separately always makes absorption more efficient, but if you never remember taking a 2nd dose, taking both together would still wind up getting you more calcium absorbed than 1 supplement. ...Read more
Replenishment: Multimineral supplements replenish minerals that are depleted in your body. Please be aware though, that not all of these are safe, nor do all contain in the pills what's listed on the labels. Some companies have their products independently tested, and you can review results via sites like https://www.Consumerlab.Com/ "miracle mineral solution" hasan fda warning: http://tinyurl.Com/2axfcx3. ...Read more
I work out in gym. Till when i can take multivitamins and multiminerals? I want to ask how much months i can take it?
Vitamins: A good multivitamin is a good idea. It's like an insurance policy for when we don't eat right, don't sleep well, or are especially stressed. Go to a good store or get some guidance because the popular brands are typically very week and not helpful. You can take them as long as you wish. ...Read more
Ok , is " men's 1 a day " pro edge , a good multivitamin/multimineral supplement good to take ? I heard on a tv show that its not, is that true.
Took multimineral 3 days, now itching all over last couple days. Allergic? Does this mean i have bad kidneys? What should i do besides stop them?
You must stop: Did any doctor advise that you need to take these minerals due to a deficiency? If yes, talk to the doctor now. If no, stop them altogether since they may actually be harmful when taken in excess. Whether these are the actual culprits or not cannot be determined at this time although metal allergy has been linked to systemic contact dermatitis. ...Read more
FINE: This would be fine for you at 26yo. ...Read more
Can taking a multivitamin/multimineral pill cause your complete blood count to appear normal, and actually mask a problem in the body?
It should not: Vitamins won't affect lab results. If there's really a serious medical problem, it will be reflected not just in the blood count but also in the chemistry and you'll be having symptoms. Follow up with your neurologist and psychiatrist re: your memory loss & rage. God bless u! ...Read more
It depends: It depends on what's in the supplement you're taking. As my colleague has shared, some products do contain herbal and other components that can lead to easy bruising. Bleeding and bruising are unlikely if the "multimineral" truly has only minerals in it, though. Read your label and see. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How long does multivitamin multimineral supplements stay in your system?I finally realized that my multivitamin was causing acne all over my face.
Vitamins and Acne???: Vitamins causing acne? Balderdash! there is no harm or acne caused by taking a multivitamin. I would certainly be happy knowing the source of that incredible folktale? Advanced forms of vitamin a, for instance, have been modified in the laboratory to even treat the most severe cases of acne! so go ahead and take your multivitamin and don't worry about acne related to it. ...Read more
Dangerous reactions between Norvasc (amlodipine) 5 mg, and reacted multimineral, phosphatidylserine, pregnenolone, adren-all?Plz help!i'm on these for adrenal fatigue
Do you have adrenal : Insufficiency? The goal in ai is to offer appropriate hormone replacement that closely mimic physiologic conditions. Do you have central , primary or secondary disease? Treatment is glucocorticoids(hydrocortisone, prednisone, dexamethasone) and in primary ai you add Fludrocortisone a mineralocorticoid. I do not see a problem between the use of amlodipine and the above meds just mention. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have taking nexito plus tablet six year.
my questions: taking six year the medication have same effect. or increase dosage?
Depends: This depends upon your current response to the medication. If you're doing well the same maintenance dosage should continue. Tolerance or tachyphylaxis to medication can occur and then the dosage may be increased. Your prescribing physician who knows you well is best qualified to advise you about dosage. ...Read more
Should i change my migren medication to something else bcause im been taking ponstan and confergot for 10 years plus. What harm if i keep on taking it?
Depends: It depends upon how often you have migraine attacks. If the migraine is severe and frequent then you would be better off taking something to prevent these attacks. There are several meds approved for that purpose. Cafergot (ergotamine and caffeine) is useful only if you have infrequent migraine and its long term use is harmful. ...Read more
I need a doctor in marshallstown or surrounds that uses the key care plus plan and also dispenses medication. Can i find one here?
Discovery app: Use Discovery app to find dispensing Keycare provider in your area ...Read more
Due to a pinched nerve-took 12mnths to diagnose-i now suffer with anxiety. Is this plus the medication im on make it more difficult to get prpregnant?
Pinched nerve: Hello, sorry you are in so much pain around the holidays. You may want o check with your doctor or psychiatrist related to pain which can make the depression worse. An anti-anxiety medication may help in your case such as a small does of Klonopin (clonazepam) for the anxiety. Again, check with your doctor. I hope you feel better soon. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What's the medication for bronchitis spasm. Or rather how do you manage it. What action should be taken. Plus could you refer us to any pulmonologist?
Inhaler: A beta 2 agonist via inhalation is usually the treatment. A general physician can provide this care. Cannot refer in Mombasa sorry. ...Read more
Not a simple answer: It depends on which medications you are on at the moment. If it is 3 medications for pain control , then it my not be the best course of action. If it is 3 medications for blood pressure, then it may be appropriate depending on the doses of each and which mechanisms of action are being utilized. ...Read more