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What is faecal loading right hemicolon?

What is faecal loading right hemicolon?

That means there's: A large amount of stool (feces/poop) in the right side of your colon (large intestine). ...Read more

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What is the effect of double water loading in diuretics?

What is the effect of double water loading in diuretics?

Double water loading: Double water loading means doubling water intake in a certain time frame. Normal response to this maneuver is suppression of vasopressin secretion and thus the kidney is released from vasopressin water retention effect. A diuretic aims to increase sodium excretion. Double water loading in an other wise normal individual should enhance water excretion. If dehydrated, water retention could occur ...Read more

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What risks result from carbohydrate loading?

What risks result from carbohydrate loading?

Useful, but also....: Useful only in sports requiring brief spurts of energy. Forming glycogen stored in muscle or liver is the scientific goal. But carbo loading is rendered useless after twenty minutes of vigorous activity, when the major enjory source is free fatty acids, not carbs. For more endurance activities, carb loading is scientifically antiquated. So, playing football, ok. Mountain biking, running, no! ...Read more

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What are the benefits of carbohydrate loading?

What are the benefits of  carbohydrate loading?

Accessible fuel: Simple and complex carbohydrates are the first fuels used during exercise. After these are depleted then protein is broken down, then fat. Marathoners and elite runners need 60% to 80% of their diet to be carbohydrates in order to have accessible fuel during competition. Thus the main benefit is sparing protein (muscle) breakdown during activity. ...Read more

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After 1 day of salt/fluid loading for volume expansion, severe HA on standing, relieved by laying. ICP issues?

After 1 day of salt/fluid loading for volume expansion, severe HA on standing, relieved by laying. ICP issues?

H/Aa s/p salt loadin: How much salt were you adding ? It is recommended that you take 3-5 grams/day in . Wearing compression stocking?blood pooling could cause the headache for relative dehydration , If there was MSG in the food could be that.usually in dysautonimia have HTN lying down Discuss this with doctor who diagnosed dysautonimia. Check BP, urine and follow up with ER or doc today ...Read more

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My doctor prescribed 15 mg mavicam bid x 15 days and then 15 mg od..All product info states not to exceed 15 mg od -?Loading dose ?Safety

My doctor prescribed 15 mg mavicam bid x 15 days and then 15 mg od..All product info states not to exceed 15 mg od -?Loading dose ?Safety

Antiinflammatory: I do not use this medication so I am not familiar withit. First i old ask your doctor why he/she prescribed this dosage. He may have different experience and this dose is safe. I would also suggest some diet changes- eliminate gluten as it is very inflammatory and dairy too. Increase your intake of good fats like avocado and olives and fish oil. These may help reduce your need for meds. ...Read more

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Loading dose of injection levetiracetam in convulsion ? Previous no medicine.

Loading dose of injection levetiracetam in convulsion ? Previous no medicine.

Levetiracetam: The first dose of levetiracetam is normally 250 mg or 500 mg by mouth. A loading dose is normally not given. This medicine is not normally given by vein (IV) except in extraordinary circumstances. ...Read more

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Can hyper-extending and loading it down with heavy steel parts cause scapholunate dissociation in my left wrist?

Can hyper-extending and loading it down with heavy steel parts cause scapholunate dissociation in my left wrist?

See an orthopedist: If you may have injured your wrist in this fashion you should be examined and probably undergo imaging studies soon. The internet is not a place to solve this problem. Good luck. ...Read more