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Doctor insights on: Polysorbate 20 Uses

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Are damages to heart caused by the daily use of polysorbate 80 for many years(present in lotion for hair)irreversible?

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

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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?

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 http://tinyurl.com/o7t98tx ...Read more

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Is polysorbate 80 very toxic?

Is polysorbate 80 very toxic?

Not likely: 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 http://www.Chservice.Ru/download/crills%20and%20crillets.Pdf. ...Read more

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Can polysorbate 80 in my propafenone HCl cause an irregular heartbeat?

Can polysorbate 80 in my propafenone HCl cause an irregular heartbeat?

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

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For what reason are polysorbate 80 and sodium borate in the HPV vaccine?

For what reason are polysorbate 80 and sodium borate in the HPV vaccine?

Not sure: This is a great question and one that the vaccine manufacturer should answer.... I do not like the hpv vaccine at all........ ...Read more

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Can I use androgel if I'm 20 years old?

Can I use androgel if I'm 20 years old?

Androgel: You should not take any testosterone product unless and until your doctor has determined that you have a low testosterone. Many professional athletes ignore this approach but it is not too smart as you must have gathered from the newspapers. ...Read more

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Is 20% mequinol effective in lightening? Is it safe to use for large areas of skin?

Is 20% mequinol effective in lightening? Is it safe to use for large areas of skin?

Cosmetic dermatology: I suggest seeing a cosmetic dermatologists to determine what your treatment options are. ...Read more

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My Dr put me on hypercare 20% solution 3x daily can you use your deodorant on the off days?

My Dr put me on hypercare 20% solution 3x daily can you use your deodorant on the off days?

Question makes no se: This is to be used once a day, usually bedtime. If you use it 3x a day, how do you have an "off" day? If you READ THE LABEL on your deodorant you will discover it has the same thing, maybe a lower% aluminum chloride. So you can try different schedules to see which suits you. ...Read more