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Nux Vomica 200 Uses
Is nux vomica safe to use for post-op nausea/vomitting after orthopedic surgery? Have not had good luck with other anti-emetics.
Homeopathic: Homeopathic nux vomica is very safe, and depending on your specific symptoms could be very effective. My colleague is correct that it's prepared from a poisonous substance containing strychnine -- but the manufacturing process dilutes this while retaining the healing properties. Homeopathic remedies interact with your healing system, an energetic aspect of you with wide-reaching effects. ...Read more
Useful remedy: There are over 2000 homeopathic medicines but nux vomica is easily in the top 10 in terms of popularity. 30c refers to the potency (each remedy is available in different strengths- 30c is intermediate). For acute use some will do better with 12c, some with 30c. Nux is widely used for nausea, indigestion, hangovers and clearing reactions to foods or drugs that don't agree with you. See comment. ...Read more
How good is nux vomica for chronic digestion related issues? Is there any website where I can get nux vomica - dosage and timing related information?
Strychnine. Bad....: Choice, in any dose. Was used as heart medicine yrs ago, taking advantage of it's toxic activity. Abandoned for safer meds. Homeopathic remedy of dubious effectiveness. Can read on WebMD ...Read more
Nux vomica: Yes, this is sometimes recommended, usually for headaches triggered by rich foods, or associated with gastric symptoms, sometimes alcohol associated headaches. Others discussed include epiphegus, glonoine, belladonna, and iris versicolor but typically a homeopath would recommend taking your specific case to choose what is appropriate. ...Read more
Sir my sgpt level is 1st time 200. I use medicine now my level is 65. Nw not use medicine. Have any problem past.? My bilurubin1.2nw..
Steroids: There is some association of use the medication and body's steroid level but you must stay compliant to it for breathing appropriately. Steroid levels can affect weight but it should not be very significant in most cases. Keep an eye on your weight and discuss it with your physician if needed. ...Read more
With a lot of help: Cpap, which stands for continuous positive airway pressure delivers warm, humidified air through the nose or mouth and pneumatically splints the airway preventing closure during sleep. CPAP can now be used with a large variety of masks. Most importantly, finding a trusted doctor and company who furnishes these machines will ensure initial education and close follow up to trouble shoot problems. ...Read more
Multiple Purposes: Alum is regularly employed as an astringent to shrink tissues and reduce the discharge of bodily fluids, as a styptic to contract organic tissues and stop or reduce hemorrhage and bleeding, and as an emetic agent to induce vomiting when someone has ingested poison. It is also often used to enhance certain vaccines and to prevent or treat infections. ...Read more
Every medication: Has side effects. The doctor who prescribed it considered its potential benefits versus its potential risks and decided that you should take this medication. It is a complex decision that is impossible to discuss further here. ...Read more
Not much data: Serrapeptase, serrapeptidase, or serratiopeptidase. It is derived from a microorganism in the intestines of silkworms, serratia e15, and is a proteolytic enzyme. The worms use it to dissolve their cocoon. It has been used for about 25 years in japan, mostly for pain and inflammation. There is very little safety data on it, but there are some reports of lung inflammation, so talk with your doctor. ...Read more
Clobex: "CLOBEX® (clobetasol propionate) Spray, 0.05% is contraindicated in patients who are hypersensitive to clobetasol propionate, to other corticosteroids, or to any ingredient in this preparation." See: http://dailymed. Nlm. Nih. Gov/dailymed/drugInfo. Cfm? Setid=c77ababd-a449-4e89-a9c6-b7e401120ba1 ...Read more
Drug contraindicatio: "Betimol® is contraindicated in patients with overt heart failure, cardiogenic shock, sinus bradycardia, second- or third-degree atrioventricular block, bronchial asthma or history of bronchial asthma, or severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or hypersensitivity to any component of this product." See: http://dailymed. Nlm. Nih. Gov/dailymed/drugInfo. Cfm? Setid=00f62dd1-dad2-4892-8a5d-21e5e545 ...Read more
"Flo-Pred is contraindicated in patients who are hypersensitive to corticosteroids such as prednisolone, or any components of this product. Rare instances of anaphylactoid reactions have occurred in patients receiving corticosteroid therapy." See: http://dailymed. Nlm. Nih. Gov/dailymed/drugInfo. Cfm? Setid=980b3c11-a502-4235-bbff-af83a17ebcdf
Also in patients w systemic fungal infections. ...Read more
"DOCEFREZ is contraindicated in patients who have a history of severe hypersensitivity reactions to docetaxel or to other drugs formulated with polysorbate 80. Severe reactions, including anaphylaxis, have occurred [see Warnings and Precautions (5.4)].
DOCEFREZ should not be used in patients with neutrophil counts of ...Read more
Tencon is combo of…: Butalbital (a potentially habit-forming barbiturate) & Acetaminophen (tylenol (acetaminophen) et al) used in the treatment of tension headache. Due to addictive potential, other modalities should be tried first: nsaids, moist heat to neck & shoulders, massage therapy, neck & shoulder stretching exercises, stress management. ...Read more
Anecream: Contraindications: "Traumatized mucosa, secondary bacterial infection of the area of proposed application and known hypersensitivity to any of the components. Lidocaine is contraindicated in patients with a known history of hypersensitivity to local anesthetics of the amide type." Per: http://www. Drugs. Com/pro/lidocaine-cream. Html ...Read more
Nexterone: NEXTERONE is contraindicated for cardiogenic shock, marked sinus bradycardia, second- or third-degree atrio-ventricular (AV) block unless a functioning pacemaker is available. & for known hypersensitivity to ingredients (including iodine). See: http://dailymed. Nlm. Nih. Gov/dailymed/drugInfo. Cfm? Setid=e9108958-b8d7-4fba-87c3-9a32990de551 ...Read more