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Rogaine Once A Day
Masturbation: Masturbation is a normal and common part of the human experience. There is no medical or scientific reason to limit one's sexual activity. As you age there will be phases of more sexual desire and phases of less sexual desire. But, there should be no shame or worry if you masturbate. ...Read more
Follow directions: for use. As with all medications, it is very important that you use Rogaine (minoxidil) only as directed, and the proper dose will be different for different patients. Follow your doctor's orders or the directions on the label. Usual recommendations are to use it twice a day. You may not get desired results with once a day use. ...Read more
Once is sufficient: For most individuals, once a day is fine. If one has food traps between the teeth, then extra flossing to remove the food is good. Once a day thorough cleaning to remove the biofilm will help protect against decay, gum & bone disease and breath problems. I like to see individuals also using closys mouth rinse to improve their effectiveness in controlling the biofilm. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Given Zantac (ranitidine) 150mg to take twice a day. Half a tablet once a day works the same. Is this ok instead of 2? Male 22
Dose dependent...: Zantac (ranitidine) is an h2-blocker that comes in many strengths because the more drug you take the more effectively it modulates acid production. Full prescription dosing is 300 mg twice daily to heal acid-related injury. For relief of indigestion without injury however use the lowest dose that provides you benefit (to avoid potential side effects). ...Read more
Oral??: If you're taking Hydrocortisone orally, why? Depending on the dose, you can't just stop it in a month else you could develop an adrenal crisis. If it is in cream or ointment form, how extensively are you using it, how many times/day, locations of application? It is possible to suppress adrenal glands even with topical steroids depending on how much is absorbed. Please discuss with your doctor. ...Read more
Can i double the dosage on the use of rogaine (minoxidil) once a day so i can style my hair after and not have to wash it twice for a double rogaine (minoxidil) application?
Is spraying Flonase once a day twice in each nostril be more effective for Eustachian Tube Dysfunction then using it twice day once in each nostril?
May be, but : don't overdo it, if no improvement within few days, see your doctor, good luck ...Read more
Does metformin lose effectiveness over time? Is it better to take it twice a day or is it once a day okay? I'm more consistent with once a day dosage.
Kind of...: Type ii diabetes is a progressive disease, as the Insulin producing beta cells eventually go through apoptosis/cell death. So most people will need to add additional medications as their body produces less and less insulin. So metformin is still doing it's job, but the body isn't. This beta cell death can be reduced with good diet and weight loss. ...Read more
What could be the possible effect if i start using rogaine (minoxidil) once a day instead of twice ?
Nothing detrimental: probably just less hair regrowth.Get a more detailed answer ›
Is it healthy to take Senokot-S every night for a week then off the pill for a week then back on every second week (one pill per night)?
Some questions 4 U: 1) Fried in what? 2) Volume (one french fry or a basket-ful)? 3) Underlying medical problems (e.g. diabetes, hyperlipidemia, biliary colic...)? You get the point--there is insufficient information to personalize your answer. For the general public, the answer is: "in moderation." ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
How often should I feed my 9month old with cereal? Is it once, twice, or thrice a day? Would once a day be fine?
No rules: Solids under a year of age are meant to train baby in a new method of feeding, not replace breast or formula.If you can comfortably pace baby in a 3x/day meal pattern & do it without rushing the process, that is fine.Once a day is also fine.Cereals have a tendency to slow stooling & may produce constipation in any quantity. ...Read more
Yes: Yes it is but why would you want to? ...Read more
Not studied: Hi. That hasn't been studied (or at least I haven't seen any data). So no one can say. Tolerability is an unfortunate issue with liraglutide, which is an outstanding drug. If you tolerate 0.6 mg twice daily better than 1.2 once daily, I'd say go for the 0.6 mg twice daily. Either that, or do 0.9 mg (5 clicks up from 0.6 mg) once daily, and do a SLOW upward titration. Good luck! ...Read more