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Took 2 12 hour Claritin (loratadine) d by mistake. What can counter short term effect?

Took 2 12 hour Claritin (loratadine) d by mistake. What can counter short term effect?

Nothing: The d indicates sudafed which is a stimulant as well as a decongestant and the body has to break it down. Side effects could include insomnia, palpitations, tremor (shakey feeling) or irritability and trouble urinating. Extra claritan which is antihistamine could cause dry mucous membranes- throat, eyes, nose etc. ...Read more

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I was wondering what are the long & short term effect of bones & synovial joints?

I was wondering what are the long & short term effect of bones & synovial joints?

Good: It is good both short and long term to have bones and synovial joints. Bones provide strength and structure to the musculoskeletal system and serve as sites of insertion for ligaments and tendons, joints allow for motion between the bones. ...Read more

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What is the short and long term effect of tongue tie on newborn baby?

What is the short and long term effect of tongue tie on newborn baby?

Nursing/speech: Poor nursing ability is a major concern, later speech. Today we use lasers to correct this problem quickly, and without scalpels and stitches. Find a pediatric dentist who uses lasers. ...Read more

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Can anxiety effect short term memory?Im forgetting small things like leaving something i meant to take.I get anxious about itand it seems to get worse

Can anxiety effect short term memory?Im forgetting small things like leaving something i meant to take.I get anxious about itand it seems to get worse

Yes: Since you are in therapy - this seems really good to talk about there. It's only one of the many reasons anxiety is such a pain in the... Anyway, it does create a vicious cycle and learning skills to manage a busy life really helps - check-lists, etc. Habit of stopping and collecting yourself at the door. It can even be relaxing. Be prepared and you'll win the battle. Eventually the war. ...Read more

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Does taking small short term doses of antibiotics effect male and female fertility?

Does taking small short term doses of antibiotics effect male and female fertility?

Why?: What antibiotics and for what purpose? Antibiotics typically wouldn't affect fertility, but if it is for infection in the fallopian tubes or testes-- the infection itself could have an effect. ...Read more

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Is iritis considered short-term?

Is iritis considered short-term?

Needs evaluation: Most cases of iritis (a sterile inflammation inside the eye similar to arthritis inside a joint) are spontaneous and not related to any thing else. Some are due to systemic disease association, trauma, etc. The complications of iritis can be serious and you should be seeing an ophthalmolgist right away to avoid these. Treatment is generally very effective. ...Read more

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What are the short-term benefits of resveratrol?

What are the short-term benefits of resveratrol?

Multiple: Helps nails, hair, skin, mobility, balance and more. It also reduces oxidized ldl, and reduces neuron damage in parkinson disease. ...Read more

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What are the short term effects of taking 20 motrin?

What are the short term effects of taking 20 motrin?

Overdose: Initially it can cause gastrointestinal distress. Short term can interact with other medications or cause bleeding.Long term can affect the kidneys. Maximum single dose of Motrin is 800mg. ...Read more

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How can I deal with short term stress?

How can I deal with short term stress?

Agree: With above. Also personal time walk with headphones on. Clear your head. Exercise is also great release ...Read more

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Dr. Paul Grin Dr. Grin
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For how long does it mean short term memory ?

Dr. Paul Grin Dr. Grin
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For how long does it mean short term memory ?

Several minutes: It is a part of mental status during the neurologic exam. The test is very simple: ask patient to recall 3 objects (apple, pencil, door) several minutes after the examiner mention them. ...Read more

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Are short term clinical skin care courses effective?

Are short term clinical skin care courses effective?

Yes: It depends on the condition. Often 'short term' means a minimum of 30 days, which is roughly the amount of time it takes for a new skin cell to take over for an old one. ...Read more

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What are the usual short term effects of donating plasma?

What are the usual short term effects of donating plasma?

Practically nothing: Donors are screened to rule out conditions which might make donation a problem. You might be extraordinarily sensitive to the loss of fluid and be a little sensitive to standing up suddenly. There are very rarely some people with discomfort at the donation site. Mostly it is a very benign event and a chance to be a good citizen. ...Read more

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What are the short-term of effects of using powder cocaine?

What are the short-term of effects of using powder cocaine?

There are many: People use cocaine to experience an intense sense of well-being and euphoria, elevated mood, decreased fatigue and increased intensity of various experiences. However, it also raises blood pressure and pulse, and at your age can cause a heart attack or stroke as well. It is also commonly diluted or 'cut' with levamisole, a highly toxic drug that can cause lack of white blood cells&severe infection ...Read more

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What are the short-term effects of too much sugar on the body?

What are the short-term effects of too much sugar on the body?

Depends: If glucose is 200, short term it may not have any effects. If blood sugars run around example 800, it will have bad effects on the body. It may result in severe dehydration, ketoacidosis, sometimes may result in coma. ...Read more

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What can tapeworms do to your short-term and long-term health?

What can tapeworms do to your short-term and long-term health?

See below: Tapeworms cause health problems around the world and can even kill since they rob us of nutrients, block our intestines, and take up space in organs that stop them from functioning normally. A tapeworm cyst can settle in the brain, eye, liver, and elsewhere. ...Read more

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Grieving and medication, what's a good short term med for this?

Dr. Alan Ali Dr. Ali
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Grieving and medication, what's a good short term med for this?

Grief: Grief counseling is important to help u understand and work thru the stages of healthy grief. Medications only contain symptoms if they interfere with your daily functioning, such as insomnia or crying spells. ...Read more

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