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Polysorbate 20 Side Effects
Polysorbate 80 is used in a variety of foods (ice cream, for example) and cosmetic products. There is a theoretic risk for developing increased blood clots - but it is used as food additive both in europe and usa - the details of this product is
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PROBABLY NOT: Polysorbate 80 is ubiquitous in the food/drug industry. It is used as an emulsifier in ice cream. Here, polysorbate makes the ice cream smoother and easier to handle, as well as increasing its resistance to melting. In general, polysorbate 80 is safe and well-tolerated, although a small number of people may be sensitive to this substance and it may be harmful to people with crohn's disease. ...Read more
Are damages to heart caused by the daily use of polysorbate 80 for many years (present in lotion for hair)irreversible?
Unlikely: Polysorbate 80 is not an agent commonly known to affect heart muscle. If you have heart damage, I would assure other reasons have thoroughly been evaluated before considering polysorbate 80 as a cause. ...Read more
Could the use of polysorbate 80 in a lotion for hair loss cause cancer or other health hazards (if this lotion is used 2 ml every day for many years)?
Yes it does: It may cause tumor growth and heart dysfunction. Stop it NOW. ...Read more
Could the use of a lotion for hair loss based on polysorbate 80, if it is used for many years, every day, cause cancer and heart problems?
No proof in humans:
The only readily available info on the cardiac effects of polysorbate 80 is in a study on dogs. (Experimental results in dogs do not necessarily prove that the same thing will happen in humans) There has been some concern, but no proof, it may affect humans when combined with amiodarone (a heart drug). Here is what the toxicology data network says:about polysorbate 80
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Celexa (citalopram): Generally very well tolerated, side effects may include constipation; decreased sexual desire or ability; diarrhea; dizziness; drowsiness; dry mouth; increased sweating; light-headedness when you stand or sit up; loss of appetite; nausea; stuffy nose; tiredness; weakness; yawning. ...Read more
Synvisc (hylan g-f 20): Synvisc (hylan g-f 20) is an animal product, made out of the rooster's comb (red object on the rooster's head). One of the side effects is allergic reaction, especially if one is allergic to chicken products (eggs, etc). This is fairy uncommon, but it can result in a painful, swollen joint. Other potential side effects are infection from the injection itself and local skin/soft tissue reaction. ...Read more
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Are there any side effects of using 20% mequinol over large areas of skin? Does it cause lightening effect?
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I have recently just stopped smoking after 6 years. I am now 20. I stopped suddenly, will there be any side effects?
Shouldn't be: Nice job quitting. If you're feeling OK, there's nothing to worry about. It's a good time to increase your physical activity and feel even better. If you have withdrawal symptoms like craving or irritability, they will go away. Careful not to eat more (exercise) and congratulate yourself. Count the money you don't spend on cigs and enjoy! ...Read more
How long on Lexapro (escitalopram) 10 bfr I can go up to 20 and will I have side effects all over again just from switching dose. Can I stay in 20 perm for sever dep?
You an take it up: To 15 mg first (1+ 1/2 of the 10mg tabs) for a week before taking it up to 20 mg. This will lessen your chance of getting any further symptoms, but generally, once you are fine at 10 mg there are no further troubles taking it up to 20 mg a day. Best wishes. ...Read more
Yes, mild & worth it: Stopping smoking is the best thing you can do for your health. You will have temporary withdrawal symptoms, after which the main side effect will be some coughing as your lung starts to clear out the toxins that have been deposited. But you will feel better in many ways! See www. Everydayhealth. Com/smoking-cessation/immediate-and-long-term-benefits. Aspx, http://whyquit. Com/ & http://smokefree. Gov/. ...Read more
How much does the estrogen dose in BC affect risk level and side effects? My pill has 25mcg. Should I respond similarly to a pill with 20, 30 or 35?
Estrogen/bcp's: The lowest estrogen level that is not causing breakthrough bleeding is the statistically "best" to use. Some women on the 20 mcg. Pill have bleeding even when taken regularly at the same hour each day. The reaction to a given dose is not always the same. Rick potential is about the same for those doses mentioned. ...Read more
My age 20....male...i masturbrate daily twice from past 1year....is it good for health or any problems to my future sex...or any side effects. Help me?
Yes, it would: Lessen its side effects, however it will also decrease your therapeutic plasmatic levels. It would almost be equivalent of taking 10mg a day, which is not quite an antidepressant dose. It depends what you take it for, it may be worthy to dicuss side effects with your Dr to may be try a different agent. Feel free to contact me at www. Healthtap. Com/drelenapadrell, use my code DCAHTW ...Read more
Will I notice anything switching from propranolol 20 mg to Nadolol 20 mg? Any worse side effects?
No: Not much difference. May get more bradycardia. ...Read more
When is the normal amount of time for 20 mg of Prozac (fluoxetine) side effects to lessen or subside?
Generally. ..: You should see certain side effects wane over the course of 1-4 weeks as your body becomes adjusted to the medicine. However, continue to talk to your psychiatrist about any side effects - as this offers you the best chance of success and they will know if a course correction is needed. Hope that helps! ...Read more
Been on 20 mg of Prozac (fluoxetine) for 3 months felt no side effects till 2 weeks ago is that possible?
Yes: Side effects usually start sooner than this, but can start after 3 months, certainly. ...Read more
Because of side effects is it ok for a 65 yr old woman to take 20 mg of Prozac (fluoxetine) every other day?
Yes, but...: Prozac (fluoxetine) is a medication with a very long half life, which means it stays in your body for a long time and once at a stable level (which is 6 or 7 weeks for Prozac (fluoxetine) and it's active breakdown products) you can take these meds every other day. Of course why not 10mg a day? Or if the side effects are bad enough you may want to discuss changing medications? The goal is to feel better, not worse from SE's ...Read more
I am having tegrital 100 for about 20 years for seizure and can you tell is there any side effects in taking this tablet for long time.
Tegretol: As far as long term side effects, nothing irreversible as far as I know. You would probably know yourself by now if you had them. ...Read more
I am 20 years old and I masterbate once a day but I am also very thin does it effect my health in any way and are there any side effects?
No: It does not. As long as it does not interfere with your life or become an obsession. Not to worry. Very normal. Hope this helps. Best of luck. Dr. R ...Read more
Mt sister has vitiligo and she wants to use benoquin (monobenzone) 20 cream. Is it a cure? What are side effects? Do you recommend it?
Vitiligo tx: Monobenzone is used to treat the uneven appearance of the skin due to a loss of skin color (vitiligo). It works by permanently removing color from normal skin located around skin with vitiligo. This will help to make the appearance of the skin more even. Assure this is the diagnosis for tx. Some side effects are permanent loss of skin color, possible irritation, increased sun burn (use spf). ...Read more
Have not really had side effects on 10 mg of Prozac (fluoxetine) will the chance of side effects be greater on 20 mg of prozac (fluoxetine)?
Possible: Great that you're tolerating Prozac (fluoxetine) 10 mg dose. Generally side effects are dose related, ie, increased dose means greater chance of side effects. If you notice any side effects on 20 mg, talk to prescribing doctor. Dose can be adjusted in small increments so you get the most benefit. I hope this helps. Best wishes. ...Read more
Accutane low dosage for long term -20 mg weekly, has the same effect as 20 mg daily but with less side effects. Agree? Is check up needy in this case?
You should consult: With and be examined by your dermatologist prior to any dosage change ...Read more
1 of my friend started taking daily 20 mg of cetirizine without any requirement. She is of 15 yrs. What are the possible side effects if she continues?
Usual dose: Is 10mg/day. This medication is safe when used in recommended dose and duration. Side effects of excessive usage are dry mouth, weakness, difficulty urinating, etc, available in product insert. It should not be taken at this dose indefinitely. ...Read more