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Side effects from the drug cultcherelle?

Side effects from the drug cultcherelle?

Culturella: The probiotic is usually devoid of side effects. Occasionally it may cause nausea. ...Read more

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To surgically remove an organ or body part or tissue. This is done with ...Read more


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What are the side effects of agent orange exposure from 50 years ago?

What are the side effects of agent orange exposure from 50 years ago?

See below: Us department of veterans affairs has studied this issue and recognized a number of disorders to be associated with agent orange exposure as detalied in the site below. http://www.publichealth.va.gov/exposures/agentorange/diseases.asp if you have any signs or symptoms pertinent to these disorders you should consut your doctor. If you are a veteran, seek care at a va facility. ...Read more

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What are Vegas nerve stimulator implants removal side effects effects ?

What are Vegas nerve stimulator implants removal side effects effects ?

Disagree with Rx: First, not clear to me if you possess a VNS device, but removal can increase sz frequency. Furthermore, you are taking too many seizure meds, as after the first two, the benefit of the third is NO MORE than 3-4% improvement at best and the 4th is clearly egregious. You are best served by either surgery or the VNS unit, and you need to see an epilepsy specialist to get some direction here. ...Read more

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What are Vegas nerve stimulator implants removal side effects effects ?

What are Vegas nerve stimulator implants removal side effects effects ?

Disagree with Rx: Why hasn't the stimulator been replaced, as the newer versions have better batteries and are far smaller? Usually cough occurs when VNS settings too aggressively set, not when removed. Removal may result in increased seizures, and maybe your cough is part of a partial seizure. Have you discussed this with your neurologist?? ...Read more

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Are ther side effects of coming off digoxin after 35 years of usage?

Are ther side effects of coming off digoxin after 35 years of usage?

Yes.: The main side effect of coming off of digoxin after 35 years is that, whatever condition you were being treated for, may return. Altho digoxin isn't used as frequently now as it once was, you should NEVER discontinue a heart medication without your doctors knowledge and consent. ...Read more

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Any side effects from sestamibi?

Any side effects from sestamibi?

Rare: People rarely have side effects from the tracer sestamibi. It is more likely to have side effects from other agents used during cardiac stress if you are having a pharmacologic stress. The pharamacologic agents can cause side effects but usually sestamibi is not the culprit. ...Read more

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What are possible side effects of having the hyoid bone removed?

What are possible side effects of having the hyoid bone removed?

Parathyroid glands: Hyoid bone is located close to thyrod and para-thyroid glands. Surgical procedures in this area carry great risk of removing the para-thyroid glands which results in parathyroid insufficiency. ...Read more

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Are there side effects from brain surgery?

Are there side effects from brain surgery?

Any surgery can : Any surgery, even minor surgery, can have side effects. Besides the obvious risks of anesthesia, bleeding and infection side effects of brain surgery are dependent on the area of the brain which needs attention. Discuss this with your surgeon. ...Read more

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Side effects from acyclovir (serious people only please)?

Side effects from acyclovir (serious people only please)?

Seriously: Minor effects include changes in vision, headache, dizziness, sleepiness, nausea/vomiting, increased sensitivity to sun. Allergic reactions, agitation, aggressive behavior, decreased consciousness, fever, hallucinations, urinary problems, seizures, fatigue, and other reactions have all been reported. ...Read more

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Has anyone found really bad side effects from the patch daytrana?

Has anyone found really bad side effects from the patch daytrana?

Yes: Daytrana (ritalin (methylphenidate) in a patch) has many side effects, such as rapid heart rate, insomnia, hyperactivity, exacerbation of underlying mental disorders where it used inappropriately, heart attacks and death. Is that bad enough? ...Read more

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Are there side effects from having a testicle removed?

Are there side effects from having a testicle removed?

There can be: As removing a testicle can affect fertility and hormonal issues - it can lead to hypogonadism or low testosterone(which can affect libido, muscle mass, energy levels, etc). But the possible adverse effects are weighed against the reasons for needing an orchiectomy(testicle removal). ...Read more

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Is advair safe? I read the side effects that some pee died from it .

Is advair safe? I read the side effects that some pee died from it .

Yes: Salmeterol-fluticasone is generally considered safe. More common potential side-effects include nausea, headache, cough, and fungal growth in the mouth. That's why after taking it, once should always rinse his/her mouth. ...Read more

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I've read horror stories on chlorpromazine (tardive dyskinesia, chemical lobotomy, death). How likely are those serious side effects on 12.5 - 25mg?

I've read horror stories on chlorpromazine (tardive dyskinesia, chemical lobotomy, death). How likely are those serious side effects on 12.5 - 25mg?

Perplexed: Why are you to take a phenothiazine in this day and age, as the use of this class, other than Haldol and Compazine (prochlorperazine) is almost non-existent currently? Low dosing does mitigate risk and side effects, but most of my colleagues would be loathe to use these ancient meds, and select more modern, more effective, and safer agents. Will refer this to my psychiatric colleagues, also. ...Read more

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Are there side effects from stevia?

Are there side effects from stevia?

No problem: The artificial sweeteners are all pretty much interchangable from a medical standpoint. Pick which ever one tastes best to you. Some cannot be used in cooking. Don't get your medical information from friends, tv or the internet. ...Read more

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Do the side effects of isotritinoin outweigh the benefits from its acne treatment? How can such side effects be reduced?

Do the side effects of isotritinoin outweigh the benefits from its acne treatment? How can such side effects be reduced?

Depends on severity: Whether the risks outweigh the beneifts is truly a matter of severity of the disease as well as the importance to the individual. Acne is rarely, if ever, a life threatening disease. Therefore, it can essentially go untreated if it doesnt bother you. However, to others, the disease can cause great psychological distress and issues with self esteem/confidence/image. In this case, benefits may win. ...Read more

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What are the HPV vaccine side effects 15 years later?

What are the HPV vaccine side effects 15 years later?

Cancer prevention : The hpv vaccine is a safe option recommended for the prevention of cervical cancer. There are no long term negative side effects. The vaccine has not been around for 15 years yet but the technology behind it is the same as the hep b vaccine. This gives us over 30 years of proven long term safety. ...Read more

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