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What do rescon-mx tablets treat?

What do rescon-mx tablets treat?

Rescon-mx: Rescon-mx = phenylephrine hydrochloride and dexchlorpheniramine maleate. "his product provides relief of the symptoms resulting from irritation of sinus, nasal, and upper respiratory tract tissue. Phenylephrine exerts a vasoconstrictive and decongestive action while dexchlorpheniramine maleate decreases the symptoms of watering eyes, post-nasal drip, and sneezing." ...Read more

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If I have strep throat, will rescon help me?

If I have strep throat, will rescon help me?

Maybe/see Dr/get ABX: I can't stress enough to see your/a doctor with this. Sore throat, fever, and chills are symptoms. Diagnosis is by throat culture, and this can be done in a walk-in clinic on the same day. Treatment is with benzathine penicillin/penicillin x 10 days, and it is important to get it within 9 days of onset, before possible acute renal failure that can rarely happen with this disease. ...Read more

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Is biphasic sleeping safe?

Is biphasic sleeping safe?

I think so: Many societies have traditions of prolonged (compared to the us) midday napping. In certain mediterranean groups known for longevity this activity is the rule not the exception. My empirical observations have been that sleep patterns are very individual. A measure of health is absence of fatigue and depression. The happiest people sleep whenever and however they can, and whenever they feel a need. ...Read more

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What does it mean to have biphasic scoliosis?

What does it mean to have biphasic scoliosis?

This is not a formal: This term "biphasic" is not a normal term when used to describe a scoliosis. There are several different types of scoliosis classified on their causes (idiopathic, congenital, neuromuscular) & then we describe scoliosis based on its location and appearance on radiographs or x-ray (thoracic, thorcolumbar, lumbar, cervical, - single curve, double curve, major curve, minor curve, kyphoscoliosis, etc. ...Read more

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What are the joules for biphasic defibrillator cardioversion?

What are the joules for biphasic defibrillator cardioversion?

360 or less: The new biphasic defibrillator can be used to deliver up to 360 joules. This is used for heavy patients or refractory arrythmias. ...Read more

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How can I break my biphasic sleep pattern?

How can I break my biphasic sleep pattern?

Sleep hygiene: Probably the best way is to apply sleep hygiene. Choose the one period of sleep you are want and treat the other as a 'nap' which you would eliminate. Allow yourself to extend the length of the single sleep period every few days until you reach a number of hours that provides a restful sleep. Do not nap, keep sleep structured with same time to sleep and eventually same time to wake. ...Read more

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What are the effects of alcohol on RBC? Does alcohols have biphasic effects on RBC deformability?

What are the effects of alcohol on RBC? Does alcohols have biphasic effects on RBC deformability?

Explanation below: Alcohol is associated with a macrocytic (with large RBCs) anemia and can also, by irritating the stomach, cause blood loss and iron deficiency. RBC deformability is more likely to be related to abnormal hemoglobin content (sickle cell anemia is the most well-known, but there are others as well). ...Read more

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I was wondering is biphasic isophane insulin, insugen 30/70 chemically the same as mixtard 30hm penfill insulin?

I was wondering is biphasic isophane insulin, insugen 30/70 chemically the same as mixtard 30hm penfill insulin?

Insulin mixtures: These insulins do not appear to be available in the US. 70/30 mixes are usually a mixture of NPH and regular. NPH is intermediate in duration (peaks about 10 hr, lasts about 24 hr) and regular peaks about 3-4 hr, lasts about 8. It may say on the bottle or package insert what kind of insulin. Look for the words "NPH" and or "regular". ...Read more

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TTC for 9 months, irregular cycles (29-50 days), consistent biphasic BBT charts, early 20's... What could be wrong?

TTC for 9 months, irregular cycles (29-50 days), consistent biphasic BBT charts, early 20's... What could be wrong?

Likely nothing: Infertility is defined as unprotected intercourse without conception for one year. This is based on about 85% of normal couples conceive in that time. If 23 years is your correct age, you could certainly try another 4 months; or most fertility doctors would be glad to help you anytime. ...Read more

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P waves usually biphasic in V1 but become only upright with exercise? T waves in leads V2-3 also change with every ekg.

P waves usually biphasic in V1 but become only upright with exercise? T waves in leads V2-3 also change with every ekg.

Lead placement can: Make a significant difference in the morphology of the EKG waveforms just as body position can. Sitting or lying while resting makes a significant difference from standing while exercising. None of what you describe sounds worrisome at all. ...Read more

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Can biphasic sleep effect growth? I am a 17 years old boy and I want to sleep at about 10pm to 2 am then 4 am to 7am. Would that stunt my growth?

Can biphasic sleep effect growth? I am a 17 years old boy and I want to sleep at about 10pm to 2 am then 4 am to 7am. Would that stunt my growth?

Possibly: There are several phases of sleep and one of the most important levels for maximum rest and renovation is delta phase. This is the deepest level of sleep in which hgh (human growth hormone) is released and in adults provides one of the most potented hormones that naturally helps prevent tissue and organ breakdown. In growing individuals, adequate hgh levels will insure proper growth. ...Read more

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Is biphasic sleep a stable sleep schedule or can it harm me? I can't really find sources proving it wrong or bad so why not use it?

Is biphasic sleep a stable sleep schedule or can it harm me? I can't really find sources proving it wrong or bad so why not use it?

See below: Polyphasic (incl. Biphasic) sleep can result in disrupted schedules, usually less total sleeping time, ; of course disrupted sleep. Moreover, our rapid eye movement (rem) sleep ("dream sleep") cycles approx. Every 90 min., ; so you may lose that pattern. Rem sleep is important ; is linked to consolidation of memory. Try not to substitute "power naps" for good quality sleep. Hope that helps! ...Read more

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EKG has recently started showing biphasic T waves, it didn't before. Had one yesterday, showed Rightward Axis Borderline EKG. What would cause this?

EKG has recently started showing biphasic T waves, it didn't before. Had one yesterday, showed Rightward Axis Borderline EKG. What would cause this?

Several causes: These may be a normal variants to conditions that might need further evaluation. Being able to look at the EKG is essential to making a diagnosis. Please consider having a virtual consult so you might discuss this further.
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I'd like to know the effects of monophasic vs biphasic vs triphasic COC pills. Do they affect patients differently, and what are their pros and cons?

I'd like to know the effects of monophasic vs biphasic vs triphasic COC pills. Do they affect patients differently, and what are their pros and cons?

Birth control pills: This is too complex a question to answer in only 400 characters. A good overview of the topic can be found at: http://www. Intelihealth. Com/article/birth-control-pills-101? hd=Highlight ...Read more

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18/m/5'10"/185lbs will biphasic sleep schedule affect my physical growth? Thinking of doing 4.5h core+1.5h nap. Not enough time for monophasic sleep

18/m/5'10"/185lbs will biphasic sleep schedule affect my physical growth? Thinking of doing 4.5h core+1.5h nap. Not enough time for monophasic sleep

Don't chance it: At your age it is likely that you are still growing. Make the time for 8 - 9 hours of continuous sleep. You only get one chance. Do the right thing. Good luck. ...Read more

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What is usual p wave orientation in V1 and V2? What does inverted p wave V1 and biphasic in V2 mean? Is it common? Heart rate 95. athlete.

What is usual p wave orientation in V1 and V2? What does inverted p wave V1 and biphasic in V2 mean? Is it common? Heart rate 95. athlete.

The P waves: (Atrial depolarization/repolarization) in the V (anterior chest) waves are PLACEMENT (of the electrodes) DEPENDENT!! the "inversion" or "biphasic" descriptions HAVE NO CLINICAL SIGNIFICANCE!
Hope this is helpfu!


Dr Z ...Read more

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What is biphasic pulse? Does this mean if you feel double beat in your carotid artery you have HCM? How is it detected? Thanks

What is biphasic pulse? Does this mean if you feel double beat in your carotid artery you have HCM? How is it detected? Thanks

Two peaks/heart beat: Instead of just one, aka pulsus bisferiens: https://en. Wikipedia. Org/wiki/Pulsus_bisferiens. HCM, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, is only one possible basis via subaortic stenosis. Detection is normally by palpation (feel) which requires practice & comparison with a normal pulse in a similar location to appreciate. An easily felt double-pulse in carotid is more likely due to a premature beat. ...Read more

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Is an upright P wave V1 and inverted P wave aVL with tachycardia indicative of ectopic rhythm? Other ekg shows biphasic P wave V1, upright P wave aVL

Is an upright P wave V1 and inverted P wave aVL with tachycardia indicative of ectopic rhythm? Other ekg shows biphasic P wave V1, upright P wave aVL

If the tachycardia: Is occurring at rest with changes in the P wave morphology then it might be an ectopic atrial tachycardia. If it is occurring during exercise it is not diagnostic and may still be a normal sinus mechanism. ...Read more

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I'm 48, biphasic bbt, negative OPK with peak at temp rise. Can my TSH of 3.1 be cause of no menstruation for 1.5 yrs?

I'm 48, biphasic bbt, negative OPK with peak at temp rise. Can my TSH of 3.1 be cause of no menstruation for 1.5 yrs?

Not likely: Your TSH is normal so this is not likely to contribute. At age 48 ovulation is going to be inconsistent. If you have not had a menstrual cycle in 1.5 years then menopause is the most likely explanation. An Obgyn can do an evaluation for you to determine what is going on ...Read more

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Doc thought I had a dvt in my leg post op. ER did ultrasound and found biphasic flow in lower extremity and said pvd. I am 27yo. Is this likely?

Doc thought I had a dvt in my leg post op. ER did ultrasound and found biphasic flow in lower extremity and said pvd. I am 27yo. Is this likely?

Usually a: Venous doppler ultrasound is performed to evaluate for DVT (maybe you had it done as well), but you are describing findings of an arterial doppler. Biphasic flow is abnormal and suggests PVD, as you describe. It would be every unusual for a 27 yo to have significant atherosclerotic changes unless you are diabetic or have another predisposing disorder, so you need to talk to your doc about results ...Read more

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Why did my medication make me fat?

Why did my medication make me fat?

Meds made fat: You ate more calories than you burned. Usually they stimualate appetite. ...Read more

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What medication can I take for pile?

What medication can I take for pile?

Steroid like cream: Check with your pharmacist as their are steroid like creams that can help with hemorrhoids. Increase fiber and fluids so as not to get constipated, which can increase your risk of hemorrhoids. If severe, you may need to see a dr. For treatment. Best wishes. ...Read more

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How exactly does pain medication work?

How exactly does pain medication work?

Two ways: Pain medication can work at the site of the pain like a anti inflamation medication or at the central nervous system like the opioids. Depending on the necessity for the doctor will prescribe the appropriate medication. ...Read more

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What is the best medication for a cold?

What is the best medication for a cold?

Cold: Most of the medications don't really work and in fact may make the cold last longer. Tylenol (acetaminophen) or ibuprofen for aches and fever. Mucinex to thin out secretions. Lots of fluids and rest. ...Read more

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How can I start taking less medication?

How can I start taking less medication?

Not sure about less?: If you are taking drugs for a chronic condition like heart disease, diabetes, hypertension, then this a difficult question. If you are concerned about how many pills you are taking in a day, maybe combinations or long acting drugs can reduce the number. Either way, this is to be discussed with your physician since these alternatives are not for everyone. Good luck. ...Read more

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I took the wrong medication by accident?

I took the wrong medication by accident?

Wrong medication: You can call the poison control # at 1-800-222-1222 if you are worried about the impact of the medication that you took. ...Read more

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Any medication for decrease my appetite?

Any medication for decrease my appetite?

Yes, but: There are many appetite suppressants on the market but you must be very careful. Do not try any of them without first speaking to your physician. They can often raise your blood pressure which would be a problem with hypertensives. Ask first before you do anything.
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Is there ways to grow without medication?

Is there ways to grow without medication?

Not sure: If you mean "bulking up" there are many supplements in nutrition stores that may be considered. Of course you should talk this over with your physician as they may effect you in other ways. If you mean height, I am not aware of anything for this. ...Read more