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Over the counter treatments for bronchitis?

Over the counter treatments for bronchitis?

Acute bronchitis....: Acute bronchitis is an infection of the airways, usually caused by a viral or bacterial infection. If a bacterial infection is present, antibiotics are sometimes needed. If a virus is the culprit, treatment is largely symptom relief, including drinking plenty of fluids, rest, etc. Saline nasal spray can help with nasal congestion, throat lozenges can help the sore throat, etc. If worsening, see dr. ...Read more

Cerebellum (Definition)

An area in the back of the brain that helps coordinate movement, speech, and eye movements. It has connections to the frontal lobes also and may play a role in helping you ...Read more


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What are the latest treatments available for neuropathic pain in the last 5 years? Where can latest treatments information b found for use by public?

What are the latest treatments available for neuropathic pain in the last 5 years?  Where can latest treatments information b found for use by public?

Nothing really new: But there are a lot of different drugs and approaches. You may have to try a number of them before you get any good results. Don't give up. Find a pain management doc willing to work with you on this. ...Read more

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Have neck pain and stiffness every day diagnosed with arthritis. Over the counter medications do not help. What are some of the treatments available?

Have neck pain and stiffness every day diagnosed with arthritis. Over the counter medications do not help. What are some of the treatments available?

Neck pain: Try sleeping flat in bed without a pillow. Sleep with an ice pack or aheating pad set on low, whichever is more comfortable for you. Above all, enroll in a physical therapy program. Ibuprofen for pain. ...Read more

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Dry Macular Degeneration: Is there a prescription for various strengths for the use of MacuHealth with LMZ3? Or, is it always an OTC vitamin?

Dry Macular Degeneration: Is there a prescription for various strengths for the use of MacuHealth with LMZ3? Or, is it always an OTC vitamin?

The AREDS2 formula: has been found to be very effective in slowing the natural progression of "dry" or non-exudative macular degeneration. The formula used in the study was made by B&L and is marketed to the public as Preservision AREDS2. Other studies have been very specific about their effect on the fovea or macula, including high quality Lutein,, Zeaxanthin and pharmaceutical grade Omega-3 to name a few. ...Read more

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Can the symptoms of acromegaly regress over time with treatment?

Can the symptoms of acromegaly regress over time with treatment?

Yes!: While bones that have enlarged will stay enlarged, much of the growth is actually soft tissues that can subside. Other symptoms such as headache and weight gain are likely to get better as well. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for age related macular degeneration in us?

What is the treatment for age related macular degeneration in us?

Several: Age-related macular degeneration is a chronic disease of the central part of the retina. It is broken down into two types, the "dry" form, which involves slow, patchy deterioration of retinal cells, and the "wet" form which is caused by bleeding and leads to rapid vision loss. Current treatment for "wet" is intravitreal injections with eylea, lucentis, (ranibizumab) or avastin. For the "dry", areds vitamins. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of oral HPV? Are the lesions/warts painful? Is there any over the counter treatment for them like creams/pills...etc? Help

What are the symptoms of oral HPV? Are the lesions/warts painful? Is there any over the counter treatment for them like creams/pills...etc? Help

Usually no symptoms: Oral HPV infections are not rare, but a lot less common than genital ones. Almost all oral HPV infections are asymptomatic and invisible: no warts, bumps, pain, burning, or anything else. When warts do appear, they are painless bumps, often with a "cauliflower" appearance. There are no recommended OTC treatments. Happily, oral HPV is rarely dangerous. If you suspect oral warts, see your doctor. ...Read more

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Which treatments are best for a woman over age 80 with femoral neck fractures?

Which treatments are best for a woman over age 80 with femoral neck fractures?

Femoral neck fractur: These fractures require surgery. If the fracture is lined up well and not displaced then screws can be inserted to stabilize the bone. Otherwise, if the fracture is displaced a hip replacement needs to be performed. ...Read more

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Are there any over the counter remedies for a white spot on the iris of the eye?

Are there any over the counter remedies for a white spot on the iris of the eye?

Spot on iris?: The iris is inside the eye and surface anatomical aspects will not be affected by anything you do. But the spot, if new, might be a corneal ulcer which will look superimposed on the iris. This needs treatment so if this is the case, especially if the eye is red and/or painful, then see your ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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I need some sort of medication for the scratch in my eye, no type of over the counter drops are working?

I need some sort of medication for the scratch in my eye, no type of over the counter drops are working?

Corneal infection?: Some apparent eye scratches are actually infections that require antibiotic eyedrops by prescription. You need to see a doctor ASAP. ...Read more

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Are there any treatment options for drusen in the eye?

No: Drusen in the macula can be a sign of age-related macular degeneration (amd), which is a common cause of significant vision loss for individuals older than 50. In younger patients, drusen can be inherited, and are not usually associated with significant vision loss. While there is no treatment for the drusen, a dilated eye exam can help monitor for worsening of the amd. ...Read more

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What treatment options are available for painful spondylosis of the neck?

Cervical spondylosis: 24 year old lady with a concern about neck pain. You should have a full evaluation by an orthopaedic spine surgeon in clinic. Typically, rest, physical therapy, NSAIDS, ice/heat, modalities, or bracing are used. Other degenerative problems in the cervical spine related to spondylosis require imaging/surgery. See this link: http://orthoinfo.aaos.org/topic ...Read more

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What are the best over the counter remedies for Bacterial Vaginosis?

What are the best over the counter remedies for Bacterial Vaginosis?

Prevention: repHresh helps with prevention but for treatment you really need antibiotics which aren't available over the counter in this country. Sorry I can't be of more help ...Read more

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Is there any good treatment or cure for ledenhose disease on the horizon?

Is there any good treatment or cure for ledenhose disease on the horizon?

Collagenase: I believe the fda is currently reviewing trial data on a treatment using injectable "collagenase", prior to approval for marketing. The idea would be to inject the collagen-destroying substance in specific locations to decrease or destroy the offending nodules in the feet. ...Read more

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What types of over the counter medications are good for an irritated esophagus or inflammed esophagus?

What types of over the counter medications are good for an irritated esophagus or inflammed esophagus?

Prevent/Control GERD: Avoid foods & behavior that delay stomach emptying &/or relax the lower esophageal sphincter--spicy, greasy food, mints, alcohol, tobacco, chocolate, tomato-based products, caffeinated & fizzy drinks, eating before bedtime. Lose weight. Elevate head of bed on blocks. Use otc acid blockers for relief (h2's: tagamet, zantac, (ranitidine) pepcid; ppi's: prilosec, prevacid, nexium). See a GI doctor if persistent. ...Read more

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What are the best yeast infection treatments over the counter?

What are the best yeast infection treatments over the counter?

Many choices: There are many over the counter choices available at any local drug store (there will be a separate section). Monistat is a common medication but there are many others. They are all very similar. ...Read more

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Cerebellar Degeneration (Definition)

degeneration= deterioration of the cerebellum, due to ...Read more