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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

Dr. Barry Rosen
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Cancer (Definition)

Cancer is a group of diseases that is characterized by uncontrolled cell growth leading to invasion of surrounding tissues that spread to other parts of the body. Cancer can begin anywhere in the body and is usually related to one or more genetic mutations that allow normal cells to become malignant by interfering with internal cellular control mechanisms, such as programmed cell death or by preventing ...Read more


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Diagnosed colon cancer today.What are the treatments for.

Diagnosed colon cancer today.What are the treatments for.

It depends: On the stage of colon cancer. Early stage is usually treated with surgery alone or followed by adjuvant chemotherapy if justified based on certain tumor features. Metastatic disease is usually treated with chemotherapy with or without surgery based on clinical presentation and extent of metastasis. An oncologist can help you in determining the next treatment modality. ...Read more

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Can i buy treatment for giardisis over the counter?

Can i buy treatment for giardisis over the counter?

No: Giardiasis is a protozoan infection of the intestine that requires prescription medication to cure. While anti-diarrhea medications are available over the counter, they will not cure the infection. ...Read more

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Over the counter treatment for trichy? Without a prescription.

Over the counter treatment for trichy? Without a prescription.

Trichomoniasis (?): If you are asking about treatment for trichomoniasis (commonly known as: Trich), a common sexually transmitted disease (STD), there is no over-the-counter treatment available. Trich requires treatment with a specific antibiotic, metronidazole (Flagyl). It is the only drug that should be used to treat trichomoniasis. If you think you may have trich, you should be tested and treated appropriately. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for ovarian cancer? What are the best treatment centers for ovarian cancer?

What is the treatment for ovarian cancer? What are the best treatment centers for ovarian cancer?

Depend on stage?: In general- if surgery can be done- surgical resection will be the most important therapy plus minus chemotherapy. A meticulous and detail oriented/optimal surgery done by an experienced a gynecologist-oncologist to remove all cancer cells from the pelvic/abdominal cavity as much as possible-( to possible residual implants less than 1 cm) - should be done.Chemotherapy in advanced case is crucial. ...Read more

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Will there be a cure for hiv or cancer in the next 15-20 years?

Will there be a cure for hiv or cancer in the next 15-20 years?

No: It won't happen any more than we'll be able to grow new teeth. HIV embeds deep in the genome and we'll never kill the last infected cell. Cancer is about 5000 different diseases with destabilized genome and some cases will continue to evade any treatment we come up with. That's the truth, but we will continue to improve what we've got, with prevention and early detection the key. ...Read more

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Need over the counter treatment no insurence have intestinal worm for months in stool?

Need over the counter treatment no insurence have intestinal worm for months in stool?

Go to the local: health department. They will most likely treat parasitic disease without charge. There is NO over the counter treatment and it is dependent on the specific parasite you have. Do not delay as more serious conditions and spread of the parasite can occur. ...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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What effective treatments can be used for carcinoma over the palate?

What effective treatments can be used for carcinoma over the palate?

See an oncologist: there are many different types of carcinoma so the type of treatment depends upon the diagnosis You need to consult with a cancer specialist they are known as Oncologists, to provide the proper way to treat the disease on your palate ...Read more

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What are the latest treatments and/or cures for breast cancer?

What are the latest treatments and/or cures for breast cancer?

Many: Breast cancer has good treatments available which have been around for the past 30+ years. With current treatments(there are many medicines besides surgery and radiotherapy) the cure rates are over 80%. Just go to a good oncologist and seek the details you want to know about. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for ovarian cancer?

Treatment of Ovarian: Curative surgical resection of the ovaries by proceeding with usually hysterectomy and bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy. For patients who have stage 2 or 3 will receive usually postoperative chemotherapy, often with Carboplatin and paclitaxel. Intraperitoneal chemotherapy with Cisplatin plus Paclitaxel results in longer survival than IV chemotherapy but may have a higher complication rate. ...Read more

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Desperately searching for treatment for leiosarcoma of the heart with mets to bone.

Desperately searching for treatment for leiosarcoma of the heart with mets to bone.

Review diagnosis: This is a very uncommon situation and you need to make certain that at least two pathologists have concurred on the diagnosis. This being said, you should probably not expect a cure, and even palliation using chemotherapy or radiation may or may not help. You need to be at a big center that sees many rare entities, and also be prepared for the time when the focus needs to be on comfort. ...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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Over the counter medicine for piles?

Over the counter medicine for piles?

O K to use: Any over the counter creams are o k to use to get relief from hemorrhoids , along with high fiber diet, fluids , and local cate, . ...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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Which one is the best treatments for anaplastic throat cancer ?

Which one is the best treatments for anaplastic throat cancer ?

Anaplastic thyroid: Anaplastic thyroid cancer is rare however it is a very agressive type of thyroid cancer. The best treatment is surgery- with total removal of the thyroid gland and resection of the lymph gland on the neck around it. Radiation therapy following surgery is given for local control.For advance stage- chemo vs. Clinical trials using medicine eg- sorafenib/tyrosine kinase inhibitor or m-tor inhibitor ...Read more

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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Ovarian Cancer (Definition)

A typically silend cancer which ...Read more