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Dr. Alexander Gorup
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Ocean (Definition)

Ocean is a nasal preparation which is a kind of ...Read more


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Cut from something in the ocean, what to do, should I be concerned?

Cut from something in the ocean, what to do, should I be concerned?

Cut in ocean: Did you step on something, or maybe brush up against some jagged shells? Is the wound clean? You might want to have this checked at an urgent care clinic -- and if you haven't had a tetanus shot in the last 10 years, it's probably a good idea to get one also. ...Read more

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What are good things to use for sea sicknes, vacation soon and I always get very ill on the ocean?

What are good things to use for sea sicknes, vacation soon and I always get very ill on the ocean?

Drammine: Use dramminine or meclizine, both of which are over the counter and keep well hydrated. Ginger caps or teaare good for the stomach too. ...Read more

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Anyone else scared of flying over the ocean?

Anyone else scared of flying over the ocean?

Yes: You are not alone; i believe several of the larger carriers have fairly successful programs. Do talk with your pcp as there is such a range of symptoms so mild sedation to psychiatric evaluation depending on the severity and possible ''tip of the iceberg.''. ...Read more

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Is it safe to relieve yourself in the ocean?

Is it safe to relieve yourself in the ocean?

Sure: Your waters will be joining those of most everyone else who swims in the ocean, along with every other sea creature too. It's a great equalizer, no? ...Read more

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Is it safe to wear contacts while in the ocean?

Is it safe to wear contacts while in the ocean?

Contacts in ocean: Safe yes, smart no. Unless you don't mind losing a contact, best not to wear when you could be splashed in the face / eye. Probably best to take contacts out, if you are going to be exposed to water. Why take the chance of losing your contacts? ...Read more

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Is it okay to swim in the ocean with an open wound?

Is it okay to swim in the ocean with an open wound?

Open wound: It shouldn't be a problem as long as you are not actively bleeding. The salt water should actually cleanse the wound and should not pose a problem. ...Read more

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After using terconazole 1 day, can I swim in the ocean?

After using terconazole 1 day, can I swim in the ocean?

Can you swim?: I hope so! are you a good swimmer? Be careful if the surf is high or if there is an undertow. Watch out for sharks! using terconazole should not have any bearing on this, though it might be best to not swim for a few hours after using it... ...Read more