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Natrum Muriaticum 2x
Ciclopirox BP(1%w/v), Zinc Pyrithione (ZPTO) (1%w/v) , aloe vera vs Cetrimide IP(5%w/v),Isopropyl alcohol IP(10%w/v). which shampoo is better 'n' why?
I'm 9 weeks, and I forgot my prenatals today. I take 2 pills 2x a day, should I worry or will I be ok if I take my other 2 tonight?
I'm having a hard time fitting the gym into my schedule. Can I lose any weight going to the gym on 2x/wk? what else can I do before work at home?
Life style change: Loosing weight is possible through life style change. One should not consume more calories than burned in one's routine is the key, helpful adjuncts are significantly cutting down on any kind of sugar in diet, increase level of physical activity, eat healthier combination of fruits, vegetables, proteins etc going to gym is certainly helpful but changing the life style is the key. Good luck. ...Read more
Probably fine...: We always like to minimize any radiation. However, if there is an underlying medical need i wouldn't think twice about it. Most x-rays expose you to relatively lower doses than ct scans and many nuclear medicine studies. A couple of x-rays in a week for a period will not harm you. ...Read more
Ammonium muriaticum: Ammonium muriaticum is a homeopathic remedy which might be used for a person suffering from chronic suppressed grief, along with hatred and resentment that makes others shy away. They have difficulty weeping. They are very critical of others, pointing out every error. A professional homeopath would take the case deeply, in order to be sure the remedy matches the person's problem well. ...Read more
Better not : This medecation have side on the skin. ...Read more
My grandma has multiple mylenoma. Dr vists 2x/wk. Can anyone help with trying to figure out what stage?
Beta 2: What is her beta 2 micro globulin? That determines the stage based on the new staging system. Beta-2 less than 3.5 stage 1, beta-2 greater than 5.5 stage 3. In between, stage 2. Hope this helps. ...Read more
How to lower the dose of a person taking phenobarbital? 1/4 gr 2x a day. And When to Stop, weeks or months?
Only your doc knows: Why was drug prescribed? It may not be safe to,abruptly stop this med. Speak to the prescribing doc,to ask your question and inform why you want to stop, if that is safe, and if a different agent is needed. Slow tapering is recognized as a safer way to get off this classic meds ...Read more
I was just put on atenelol 25mg 2x a day I
started on 8/22 how long for full benefit from this medication.
Vit d recently 12.3 and NP prescribed 50,000 iu 2x a week for next 3 months. should that amount be taken that long?
It does take a large dose to make up for the deficit of vitamin D. Alternatively you could take 4000 units of vitamin D3 daily from now on. If you discontinue the vitamin D supplement you are likely to fall into the deficient state again.
Wish you good health! - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex, if you have sex.
Get HPV vaccine, if you are under 27 years of age. ...Read more
I'm taking ziprazadone, 60 mgs/2x's dy. What is the best way to schedule doses so that i get the full benefits from the meds?
Geodon (ziprasidone): Your current daily dose is fine, as long as u r tolerating the medication. ...Read more
Is it ok to take hydroxycut 2x a day instead of 2caps 3x a day my exercise days are monday wednesday and friday including weekends?
On 7.5 adderal 2x daily..for about 3 months ...can i just stop or possibly stop one dose for a week then stop the final dose the week after?
Absolutely: Ask yourself: Why are you taking adderall? Is it effective for that purpose? Why do you want to stop? Aspects of your behavior can be measured externally but they pale compared to what you know & feel. What keeps amphetamine users from stopping is their love for the feeling it gives them. There's no medical danger in quitting just sleepiness, anxiety, & craving for more, worse after prolonged use. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Please explain what is happening to a child whose appetite during a growth spurt is 2x his dads and will denying him more food hurt him in any way.
Growing: The child is growing and needs the fuel. Why deny him more food if he is using it well and growing? That is like not watering a plant that needs it. If you have concerns then discuss with a nutritionist and your doc. Many kids have huge appetites during growth spurts. Feed fresh foods and not junk- that helps a lot. Sounds normal at this time... ...Read more
44F. Works out with trainer 2x/week for 1 hour x 2 months . Feel better but haven't lost a pound . Eat fairly well. Don't know what else to do . ?
Working out not enuf: Working out is good and you're wise to do it, but let's face it. It isn't sufficient to produce weight loss. Why? Because the calories you burn in 1 hours can be replaced by the eating you do in 3 minutes. Weight loss is ONLY accomplished by reduced caloric intake. Exercise is helpful but no substitute. Check out: http://www.caloriecount.com/ Sign up for a free account and follow their advice. ...Read more
2days ago I started getting these sharp shooting pains on the right side of my head that last a couple of seconds.Is this normal?I feel it 2x a day.
Checkup: Never ignore head pain. Get examined by your physician. ...Read more
My Suboxone was stoled and ive been on it for 6yrs. 8-2mg 2x a day. Icant get another script until sept 30. I have 2 pills left. How bad r the w/d be?
Anxiety, Ativan: Accuretic for Blood pressure side effects may be- dizziness, headache, sleep problems, upset stomach, and diarrhea. • Anxiety can have similar symptoms. Let wise woman in you ask: • Stresses in life causing anxiety • Reasons to take Ativan 0.7m/day and Duration • Tolerance • Use of Alcohol Discuss with Psychiatrist • Medication benefits, side effects • Decrease dose • Therapy for stresses ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers