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Enormous variability: Whether an antipsychotic medication is felt to be activating or sedating depends A LOT on the individual patient. It is quite hard to predict who will experience which side effects. Activation, by the way, is sometimes confused with "akathisia" - which is a sense of restlessness, often accompanied by a feeling of anxiety/tension and a need to move around or pace. ...Read more
AGE 26, Diagnose with PCOS since 5 years. No natural periods, since been taking primolut N. Thyroid normal.Enlarged ovaries, vitex help? Dosage?
I'm currently on a progestin-only birth control pill. Can i take saw palmetto extract supplements without any drug interference?
None known: There aren't any known interactions between those two. But that may just be because no research has been done about this potential interaction. ...Read more
Yes: Serious but less common reactions include blood clots, overstimulating your ovaries (large painful cysts), vision changes, and increase risk of twins. More common side effects include nausea, vomiting, bloating, headache, blurring vision, pelvic cramping, and flushing. These can all occur with pregnancy as well, so hopefully you can tolerate the side effects. ...Read more
Albuterol side effec: It does have positive and negative effects. Albuterol is most frequently used to treat asthma and certain respiratory illnesses where it dilates lower respiratory tract structures allowing for easier breathing. But it also can cause side effects such as allergic reactions, increase in heart rate, hand tremors, even heart attacks in frequent users with underlying heart problem. ...Read more
Aromasin (exemestane) side effect: It blocks conversion to estrogen so some serious side effects are: osteoporosis, bone fractures, blood clot, heart pain, stroke, hypertension. Common side effects are: hot flash, fatigue, hair loss, headache, insomnia, sweating, diarrhea, depression, dizziness, muscle pain, swelling, cough... ...Read more
If overdone...: ...They can shift the acid-base balance in the body too far toward base. Used as directed, the only possible problem is masking the symptoms of a more serious problem - in effect, feeling better when you are not. ...Read more
Does the progestin only pill have effects on your estrogen levels? i know its meant to affect progesterone only, but are there any inadvertent effects
Hormones interact: No direct effect but all hormones interact. You need to be more specific in what are your concerns ...Read more