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Doctor insights on: Piperazine Uses

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I want to treat my wife and I for worms. How would I go about getting mebendazol or piperazine? We both eat a lot of meat and have never been treated.

I want to treat my wife and I for worms. How would I go about getting mebendazol or piperazine? We both eat a lot of meat and have never been treated.

See an ID Doc: Not only can an infectious diseases (id) specialist help diagnose the type of worm to look for ( by serological tests or stool tests) but they can also facilitate obtaining the medications you need since some are restricted, and can only be received from the centers for disease control as a request. ...Read more

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Is taking piperazine citrate to get rid of worms generally considered safe?

Is taking piperazine citrate to get rid of worms generally considered safe?

Not available in US: This drug is not available in us but is available in india and uk and is used for round worms, pinworms and tapeworms but is not available in us as there is risk of this being carcinogenic and we can not recommend it to be used safely in us. ...Read more

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Is it ok to take coli-urinal (composition : piperazine citrate , hexamine , khellin ) with a laxative simultaneously ?

Is it ok to take coli-urinal (composition : piperazine citrate , hexamine , khellin ) with a laxative simultaneously ?

No: One of the potentially serious side effects of Coli-urinal is severe dehydration, rarely even progressing to renal failure. Certainly one would not want to do anything else which could result in dehydration at the same time as taking this medication. In fact, it is probably wise to drink a lot of fluids while taking this. Good luck. ...Read more

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What is epaderm use for?

Epaderm: This consists of emulsifying wax, yellow soft paraffin, liquid paraffin - it is applied to dry skin and it acts as a barrier preventing loss of water. Hence the skin stays moist. ...Read more

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Is it ok to use meladerm?

Is it ok to use meladerm?

Most likely safe: Meladerm is an over the counter skin lightening agent. It contains no prescription medications. It does have some acids used for chemical peels so be careful not to overuse it. Chemical peels can be very useful for treating many skin conditions. The real question is it effective enought to justify the cost. ...Read more

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Is it charity to use chip?

Is it charity to use chip?

CHIP: The children’s health insurance program (chip) provides health coverage for children whose families can’t afford private health insurance but who make too much money to be eligible for medicaid. I guess the answer to your question depends on your definition of charity. ...Read more

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At are signs that someone uses drugs by injections?

At are signs that someone uses drugs by injections?

Scars or marks: Usuually you can suspect someone may be using drugs via injection(iv) methods when you see multiple puncture marks on their arms (usually at the fold of the inner elbow) hands, neck, feet/toes and even woman's breasts (yep, their breasts ). Repeated abscesses (like a large pimple) can also develop at the sites where they are injecting. ...Read more

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What is hemaglutination and what are its uses in medicine?

What is hemaglutination and what are its uses in medicine?

Briefly,: It is the measure of agglutination of red blood cells and can be used as a measurement of the relative concentration of antibody in serum. The red blood cell acts as the antigen and antibody in the serum 'agglutinates' the antigen. Can also be utilized to quantitate virus and bacteria. Although not a medical site this reference is good: http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/hemagglutination. ...Read more