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Doctor insights on: Side Effects Of Eating Baking Soda

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What if any side effects may be caused by drinking baking soda and water to clensyour system?

What if any side effects may be caused by drinking baking soda and water to clensyour system?

Myths: The only thing drinking baking soda and water will do is to diminish temporarily the acid in the stomach. There is no other health benefit and no 'cleansing of your system'. Read more

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Are there any side effects of baking soda when using it for your teeth?

Are there any side effects of baking soda when using it for your teeth?

Yes, it is abrasive: Baking soda is a natural tooth whitener, but is very abrasive. With repeated use over time it could weaken the enamel. Please consult with your local dentist. Read more

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Are there any side effects of baking soda? My brother has been using it for about 2 weeks now and he has problems in his mouth / tongue

Are there any side effects of baking soda? My brother has been using it for about 2 weeks now and he has problems in his mouth / tongue

Sensitivity: Baking soda can whiten teeth, but it is more abrasive than most toothpastes. This can abrade, or wear the teeth and make them more sensitive.
Your brother should see a dentist to find out why is going on in his mouth. Read more

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Is baking soda good for yeast infection? Is there any side effect?

Is baking soda good for yeast infection? Is there any side effect?

No, minimal if any..: Baking soda won't do much for a yeast infection. It takes some serious medicine to treat either oral, vaginal, or skin. See your PCP. Consider lifestyle changes to lessen the chance or recurrence... nutrition, probiotics, quality of sleep, Diabetes? Read more

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Is eating a lot of baking soda bad for you?

Is eating a lot of baking soda bad for you?

Yes!: Baking soda, or bicarbonate (sodium bicarbonate) of soda, is an acid neutralizer. As such, when you eat it, it neutralizes the acid in your stomach. Without acid, your body cannot digest food to access the multitude of nutrients in it. Result: malnutrition. Once in a while, a small amount may calm an "acid stomach" or heartburn--but that's all. If more is needed, seek help from your pcp. Read more

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What will happen if you consume a lot dry baking soda? I have a addiction to eating it.

What will happen if you consume a lot dry baking soda? I have a addiction to eating it.

See your doctor: Baking soda has no nutritional value but one serving which is one teaspoon can contain 1260 mg of sodium. So your body may be lacking in salt. You should see a doctor for tests to see if you do have low sodium in your blood. Some people do have disorders of eating substances like clay, chalk, ice, etc. You should also see a psychiatrist if it continues and you have no lab abnormalities. Read more

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What side effects are commonly associated with aspartame in diet soda and diet foods?

What side effects are commonly associated with aspartame in diet soda and diet foods?

Controversy: Aspartame is a non nutriative artificial sweetner that many people believe causes neurological and GI problems it can cause bloating, upset stomach, headaches, mood alterations fatigue, memory loss and more. The soft drink industry says that it is safe.
As a dentist, I know that diet sodas are as bad for your teeth as regular sodas so switch to water. Read more

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What is the efect of baking soda in the eyes? I am trying to use it after knowing the effects. And I want to have clear and white sclera

What is the efect of baking soda in the eyes? I am trying to use it after knowing the effects. And I want to have clear and white sclera

Baking Soda: See dr. For proper treatment. The mechanisms of this compound do not indicate that sodium bicarbonate could provide proper treatment for an infection or definitive whitening. It is also hard to use the proper dosing and using too much can be injurious. Be safe with your eyes and use the FDA proven and tested remedies to help you. Best wishes. Read more

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Is there any harm in rinsing my mouth with a mix of baking soda/water immediately after eating to neutralize the acidity of my mouth?

Is there any harm in rinsing my mouth with a mix of baking soda/water immediately after eating to neutralize the acidity of my mouth?

Reasoning?: Do you believe that the baking soda mouth rinse will make you less cavity prone by neutralizing acids produced by resident bacteria? You would be better off brushing with a fluoridated bicarbonate dentifrice and flossing correctly. The bacteria which adhere to your teeth and cause dental issues will not be affected and will continue to produce acids long after you spit out the rinse. Read more

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My tongue looks white. Gets worse after eating but not sore. I brush with baking soda and still a little white can't get all of it off. Is this thrush?

My tongue looks white. Gets worse after eating but not sore. I brush with baking soda and still a little white can't get all of it off. Is this thrush?

Could be.: Oral candidiasis is more common in diabetics, so you need to be checked for it. But there are lots of other causes of white tongue, so you need to consult with a doctor or dentist just to be sure it is nothing more serious. Read more

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Is baking powder a baking soda?

Is baking powder a baking soda?

No: Baking powder is not a baking soda. They are different types of chemical ingredients... which means using the wrong one can make one's baking taste odd. Read more

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Is baking soda good for keeping you healthy?

Baking soda: No it can raise BP and cause other problems. Read more

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Does baking soda show up on a drug test?

Does baking soda show up on a drug test?

No: Not surprising, as baking soda is not a drug that people abuse recreationally. However, eating a lot of baking soda (as an antacid, say) is not good for you, as it contains a lot of sodium. Read more

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Baking soda is safe for have a high creatinine?

Baking soda is safe for have a high creatinine?

Not as treatment: Muscular men tend to have high creatinine and with today's laboratory fads tend to become instant kidney patients. If your creatinine is up because of actual illness, see whether you can't get it treated -- baking soda won't even deal with the acidosis of kidney failure as you simply turn it to carbon dioxide and breathe it out. Read more

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How effective is baking soda against gingivitus?

How effective is baking soda against gingivitus?

Baking soda: Baking soda is somewhat abrasive and as such should not be something I would recommend brushing with every day, however it does have an acid neutralizing affect which could help prevent cavities, yet a good Fluoride toothpaste is likely more effective and less abrasive to your enamel. There are many antibacterial mouth rinses available that are effective for gingivitis, but no sub for effective hc. Read more

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Baking soda as exfoliator bad or good? Ph levels

Not good: Not good.
Proof here: https://www. Futurederm. Com/why-you-absolutely-should-not-use-baking-soda-as-an-exfoliator/

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It's it safe too douch with baking soda and why?

It's it safe too douch with baking soda and why?

No need to douche: The vagina is an amazing organ- it keeps itself clean without the help of any soaps or douches. There are "good" bacteria in the vagina that help keep out the "bad" bacteria, and douching too much can lead to a change in the bacterial flora of the vagina. This can predispose to infections such as bacterial vaginosis. You can clean with water and gentle soap around the outside of the vagina. Read more