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Tried ginger apple cider vinegar aloe vera juice amd tart cheeey.acid is 10.3. no response to norco7.5 severe pain toe is black red purple. Nsaid alg?
Acute gout attack: You are describing acute gout of your toe. You mean your blood uric acid level is 10.3. This is very high and is gout zone for sure. The toe is usual site of acute gout. You have to rest your feet, elevate them, stay off as much as possible; norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) will not stop gout. You need an NSAID for 5-10 days or injection of cortisone. ...Read more
Human studies suggests that 1g daily of ginger may be effective for nausea and vomiting in pregnant women when used for short periods (no longer than 4 days). Several studies have found that ginger is better than placebo in relieving morning sickness. In a small study of 30 pregnant women with severe vomiting, those who took 1 gram of ginger every day for 4 days reported more relief from vomiting than those who took placebo. In a larger study of 70 pregnant women with nausea and vomiting, those who received a similar dosage of ginger felt less nauseous and did not vomit as much as those who received placebo. Pregnant women should ask their doctor before taking ginger, and should be careful not take more ...Read more
Not really: First, drinking large amounts of vinegar can lead to possibly severe kidney damage, so do not drink more than what you would put on a salad or in a recipe at one time. As a small about as a dietary supplement, it has been hypothesized that vinegar supplements can burn endogenous stores of fats, but it does not. It may be healthy in small amounts and break up undigested fats, but does not burn fat. ...Read more
Small flat red dot above brow, bright red center lighter red surrounding. Been there for many years, possible cherry angioma, looking for confirmation?
Probably not: Red foods including peppers, tomatoes, strawberries, beets may discolor stool. Most red sodas, jello have artificial colors, get metabolized and/or out through kidneys, not colon. Red stool often from blood (even if painless) in rectum, lower colon; maroon stool often from blood higher up in colon. Any doubt- see doc. ...Read more
Is tryptophan in red wine? My cheeks get red & hot when i drink red wine. But its in a lot of other foods & my cheeks don't get red & hot when i eat.
White colored tongue with small taste buds like red bumps.If i brushed then tongue is red. If i had tea then color is yellow.Back also small red bumps?
White tongue common: The tongue is known to have many variations with pigmenting, size, appearance, ; not always due to disease. Causes of a tongue that looks white include: lichen planus (responds to steroids), white sponge nevus (familial, benign, permanent), smoker's leukoplakia (2% risk of cancer, needs biopsy), hairy leukoplakia (due to epsteinbarr virus), warts (due to papillomavirus), "thrush" (rx antifungals). ...Read more
My toddler ate curried rice with green onions & stir fried vegetables with ginger.His balls became red after poop & painful on touch.What should I do?
Possible irritation: Poop can often be very irritating to the skin. If the redness is limited to his scrotum following his poop, that is probably the cause. I would wash him with mild soap and water and use a moisture barrier such as vaseline or desitin (zinc oxide diaper cream) on the red areas. If the irritation persists, plan on seeing his pediatrician in the morning. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I drank a lot of ginger honey tea, and green tea + orange juice and spicy foods and then got diarrhea. Did vitamin C cause it?
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Fish allergy : Possible fish allergy. Itching and swelling after eating can be signs of allergy. It is also grass pollen season; if you were outdoors, you could have reacted to that . If the reaction is stable you might want to try OTC antihistamine . Examples: Benadryl (diphenhydramine) , Zyrtec, Allegra. These three are more potent than Claritin. If you have chest tightness, hoarseness, or faintness, you need emergency care !! ...Read more
No: Alcohol can cause a burning sensation in the throat, particularly in high concentration. The amount of alcohol in a glass of red wine will generally not cause a problem. However, alcohol consumption can increase gastric reflux and heartburn causing irritation. Also, overindulgence can lead to mild irritation. ...Read more