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Pseudophed And Dextro
Can I take one Claritin (loratadine) (not d) and one pseudophed PE at the same time? (The d makes me jittery).
I took 12 hour pseudophed at 930 this evening, was still coughing and just took nyquil not realizing it has 10mg of phenylephrine, will I be okay?
Is it safe take children Mucinex (guaifenesin) multi symptom cold nighttime with prescription bromphenir-pseudoephed-DM together?
Have had bronchitis finished doxycycline now have terrible pain in one ear hurts to move head or cough. Pseudophed no help took Mucinex (guaifenesin). Still bad?
Yes: Exercise can help with the pain but not with the structural abnormality ...Read more
I have minimal scoliosis, dextro 5 & levo 7.what bothers me is my left rib sticking out & hurts when I lay on my side & find it hard to breathe now.
Yes: The muscles are tight as they try to correct the "kink" in your spine. Pain usually gets better after you strengthen these same muscles. Good exercises for that are symmetrical isometric activities - swimming, rowing/rowing machine, bicycle or stationary bike, yoga. Once the muscles are stronger, the asymmetry in the spine may improve or stabilize. ...Read more
Why recommend epidural steroid injections when patient with multilevel degenerative disk disease accompanied with lumbar dextro scoliosis?
He is 15 and is already 5 ft 9 and wants to know how to stop growing. This is destroying his confidence and he's acctualy a little desparate PLEASE?
Oh dear!: Hi Jeffrey179 Sounds like this is a male relative, perhaps a son. Too little, too much...the history of intervening in growth with hormones etc has not really turned out very well. Read about it, and consult a pediatrician who is experienced in endocrinology AND psychology. Confidence comes from inside, not out. ...Read more
When upset, I have violent outbursts where I hit people & destroy things. After, I never feel bad about what I have done. Is this sign of mental issue?
Yes: Yes, you should see a psychiatrist for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more
Energy: Dextrose or glucose, another name for the same molecule is used as a primary energy source by the body. Its breakdown to pyruvate gives rise the high energy products ATP (adenosine triphosphate) and nadh (reduced nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide).These provide power for the various metabolic needs of the cells. ...Read more
Are protected,,,: These are hard to destroy because they are likely in a dormant, protected state. Many fungi like blastomycosis, histoplasmosis, and cryptosporidia have two phases, a spore phase and a cyst/yeast phase where they are better protected by a cyst wall. They can be dormant and harder to kill like this. This is true for many other fungi and other microorganisms also. ...Read more
Contain self antigen: Cells that make up the body's tissues are covered with surface markers, or antigens. The various RBC antigens found on the body's own cells are known as "self-antigens", and the immune system does not attack these. The membrane of each red blood cell contains millions of antigens. When receiving blood transfusions, the host immune systems will attack any donor RBC containing antigens different from their self-antigens. ...Read more
No: The visual system can handle this and some consider it a form of training for things like being a fighter pilot. It may however, destroy your brain, your ambition and your fund of knowledge. ...Read more
Get Expert Help: Get talk therapy that goes well beyond the line, "tell me how you feel about that." first, u really do need someone w/training & expertise in treatment of anxiety problems/disorders. It's vital 2 understand what anxiety is, how it ticks & what specific things can help if anxiety starts interfering w/ ability 2function & w ability 2 form/keep relationships. Great info here: http://www. Anxietybc. Org. ...Read more
Yes: Should not be an issueGet a more detailed answer ›
Dextrose: We use that to treat diabetics with hypoglycemic reactions. Also starving kids with diarrhea and vomiting. There is no reason that anyone that can eat should use it--unless you want to sweeten your coffee. ...Read more
Not enough info!: Sorry but your question is not complete! Eggs of what? Do you have symptoms? Please ask your question again, there is about a 140 character limit, including punctuation and spaces, so keep the answer brief, but complete as possible. Read some of the other questions that have been asked to get an idea how to best write your question. ...Read more
Unless specifically: Directed by your physician to lose at a rapid rate - you should take it slow. Being under medical supervision & /or working with a nutritionist is optimal for safe loss. Eat healthfully. Try to eat at least 5 servings of vegetables & 4 of fruit per day. Increase nutritional fiber. Avoid refined sugar & junk carbohydrates. Avoid alcohol, sweetened juices, soda & caffeinated beverages. Aim for > ...Read more
Work in progress: Your marriage is only as good as the extension of the underlying relationship. Like most relationships, it takes being attuned to your partners needs, and he, your own. Each partner has a responsibility to 'work with each other' to improve communication and often a 'mediator' helps. (counselor) like all great empires, marriage falls from within and not outside forces. ...Read more