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Doctor insights on: Side Effects Of Taking Collagen Tablets

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Collagen (Definition)

Collagen is a component of extracellular tissue, which is found throughout the body. Collagen is a proten important for tissue strength and tissue healing. There are several differnt subtypes of collagen, depending on where it is found. Collagen has a high content of hydroxyproline, which is ...Read more


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Are there any side effects from taking collagen injection?

Are there any side effects from taking collagen injection?

Yes: Collagen for injection is derived from either a human or an animal source. Collagen of the lattter type can cause allergic reactions that are sometimes signficant because animal collagen differs very slightly from human collagen. A skin test can detect most allergic responses ahead of time. Repeat injections over time can result in rare bumps in the skin due to trauma. ...Read more

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Side effects of corneal collagen crosslinking?

Side effects of corneal collagen crosslinking?

Crosslinking: Corneal cross linking is a procedure designed to strengthen the chemical bonds in the cornea to prevent or stabilize ectasia (usually from keratoconus or following lasik). This uses uv light and a photosensitizer. Possible side effects include corneal swelling, infection, temporary haziness, and scarring. See http://eyewiki. Aao. Org/corneal_collagen_cross-linking for much more detail. ...Read more

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I'm now consuming pure marine collagen and heard people been talking about the side effects. Is there any research on side effects of this?

I'm now consuming pure marine collagen and heard people been talking about the side effects. Is there any research on side effects of this?

Probably not: "Pure marine collagen" is not an FDA approved medication, which means there is probably not any good research on the product itself. It is even less likely that there is any research on "side effects" of the product. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of taking tablets for diabetes?

What are the side effects of taking tablets for diabetes?

Improved Blood Sugar: By tablets I am assuming you are on an oral diabetic medication. The primary effect is lowered blood sugar levels and improved health when used properly. Adverse effects are numerous, and your pharmacist and doctor can help you with this. However, common side-effects include nausea (any pill can cause this), an allergic reaction, and excessively low blood sugar (hypoglycemia). ...Read more

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What are potential side effects of taking glutathione injection and glutathione tablet?

What are potential side effects of taking glutathione injection and glutathione tablet?

Nothing serious: But it would not do you any good, so why are you wasting your money like this? Glutathione has no medical use for any illness. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of taking an emergency contraceptive pill?

What are the side effects of taking an emergency contraceptive pill?

Potential SE's: Potential side effects of emergency contraception pills can include: tender breasts; changes in menstrual flow; loose stools; dizziness; headache; nausea/ vomiting; abdominal discomfort or feeling tired. If you develop chest tightness, difficulty breathing, swelling of lips, mouth, throat – call 911. Notify your doctor if you miss your period or develop significant lower abdominal pain. ...Read more

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Are there any dangerous long term side effects of taking penis growing tablets?

Are there any dangerous long term side effects of taking penis growing tablets?

Possibly: There are a number of products sold to enlarge the penis. None of them are effective, so it would be better not to take them. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of taking an emergency contraceptive pill twice. Not frequently. Only twice?

What are the side effects of taking an emergency contraceptive pill twice. Not frequently. Only twice?

Potential SE's: Potential side effects of emergency contraception pills can include: tender breasts; changes in menstrual flow; loose stools; dizziness; headache; nausea/ vomiting; abdominal discomfort or feeling tired. If you develop chest tightness, difficulty breathing, swelling of lips, mouth, throat – call 911. Notify your doctor if you miss your period or develop significant lower abdominal pain. ...Read more

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Missed my pill (on alesse) so took 2 last night. Are there side effects of taking 2? How long does it last? Cause my stomach hurts.

Missed my pill (on alesse) so took 2 last night. Are there side effects of taking 2? How long does it last? Cause my stomach hurts.

No problem: You actually did the appropriate thing by taking two pills. The stomach ache may be due to something else as the pill is easily absorbed within 2 hours. ...Read more

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Is there any side effects to taking caffeine tablets?

Is there any side effects to taking caffeine tablets?

WHY/: Ill effects are:feeling tremulous, palpitations, increased urination.
Tachycardia can become abnormal such as atrial fibrillation
in the past it has been used to enhance the effectiveness of
analgesics and also for treatment of migraine headaches.
I do not see a place for their use in a safe effective way. ...Read more

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Can height grow by taking height pills? What are the side effects of pill?

Can height grow by taking height pills? What are the side effects of pill?

Waste of money: If your growth centers are closed as they are for most males above the age of 17, nothing will help you grow taller. Growth pills are successful in growing the profits of the person selling them. They do not make you grow, and you would likely not complain because of embarrassment. ...Read more

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I am taking Levocitrizine 5 mg tablet one at bed time for the past five years. Will I have any side effects?

I am taking Levocitrizine 5 mg tablet one at bed time for the past five years. Will I have any side effects?

Looks good so far: Well, 5 years so far? If you don't change your dose or anything else about how you take the medication it would appear as if your body is able to tolerate it so my guess is you probably won't have any side effects but things do change and so nothing is ever 100% until it is done. ...Read more

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I am taking aztor 10mg tablets, daily one at bedtime for the past three and half years. Will I have any side effects?

I am taking aztor 10mg tablets, daily one at bedtime for the past three and half years. Will I have any side effects?

Aztor (atorvastatin): Is a drug used to lower cholesterol. It can cause elevated liver &/or muscle enzymes (usually at higher doses). Your doc probably checks liver function periodically & asks if u have leg cramps, both potential side effects. Others that have been reported r bloating, constipation, diarrhea, stomach pain, heartburn, headache, stuffy nose, & itching. If u've not had problems thus far, may not get any. ...Read more

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I am 32 year old, am taking Algeria phos 12x, 2 tablets thrice a day, is it good for health or any cons i.e.side effects?

I am 32 year old, am taking Algeria phos 12x, 2 tablets thrice a day, is it good for health or any cons i.e.side effects?

WHAT? Please clarify: As a homeopath I have never heard of "Algeria phos."
To the best of my knowledge no such remedy exists.
If you are going to ask a question here please give accurate info.
I am guessing you might be taking Argentyn phos but please clarify as I can't answer your question if I don't know what you are taking.
But if you don't know what it is good for or about side effects why are you taking it? ...Read more

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Hi, I have beed taking Andronagena tablet fron curatio Plus Finpecia from last 1 & half year. I want to know about the side effects of these tablets.

Why now after 1+yrs?: So what's happened that only after taking a pill for 1+yrs that you're now asking a physician in a foreign country about possible side effects? We always recommend asking about side effects, complications & interactions before starting something, not 18 months later! Worse, I could not find Andronagena searching www. Drugs. Com which includes international medications. Best to ask prescribing doc. ...Read more

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If we take 8 tablets of combiflam nd after few months we started taking 2 tablets of crocin for some days....what are the side effects on our health?

If we take 8 tablets of combiflam nd after few months we started taking 2 tablets of crocin for some days....what are the side effects on our health?

Unknown drugs: These are either foreign drugs or brand names for supplements that are not widely known. You'll have to give more information about what they are. ...Read more

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Can you start taking marvelon (21 days cycle bc pill) on day 7 of your cycle? Any side effects?

Can you start taking marvelon (21 days cycle bc pill) on day 7 of your cycle? Any side effects?

Breakthrough bleed: The later in the cycle you start your pack of pills the higher the chance of breakthrough bleeding. It can take a few cycles to regulate. I usually recommend that my patients start their pills the first sunday after starting their bleed. The reason we use sunday is so you are less likely to have your period on a weekend. ...Read more

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Am taking ovacare tablet, can it be a cause of weight gain? What are the side effects of this medicine?

Am taking ovacare tablet, can it be a cause of weight gain? What are the side effects of this medicine?

Ovacare: Ovacare is a prenatal nutritional supplement that is unlikely to cause weight gain. It may cause some stomach upset, but is generally well tolerated with few side effects. ...Read more

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I am taking saridon tablet once in a week for body pain will increase weight and what are side effects f saridon tablet?

I don't: Believe Saridon is generally available and contains PROXYPHENAZONE a compound with many side effects including MANY MANY side effects

Suggest you consult your PCP (Primary Care Provider) before using this!!

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How long does it take for nortriptyline to get out your system completely after taking the last pill? What side effects do I look for?

How long does it take for nortriptyline to get out your system completely after taking the last pill? What side effects do I look for?

A few days: The full therapeutic effects of this kind of antidepressant takes about 6 weeks. But the chemical changes occur rather quickly, within about 36 hours. So it should be out of your system in about a week, depending on your metabolism. ...Read more

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Is the Plan B pill dangerous if 35 yrs old? Can you die from taking this? What are side effects, precautions to look out for? Thank you

Is the Plan B pill dangerous if 35 yrs old? Can you die from taking this? What are side effects, precautions to look out for? Thank you

It's not generally: Dangerous, but why did you take it if you're 6 weeks pregnant? Check with your OB for further information. ...Read more

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I'm taking Folitrax-10 for RA, I'd like to know the side-effects of the tablet. Also, could you suggest me a diet for RA? Is there any exercises?

I'm taking Folitrax-10 for RA, I'd like to know the side-effects of the tablet. Also, could you suggest me a diet for RA? Is there any exercises?

Side effects: Folitrax does have several side effects affects the blood cells, liver and kidney. Patients need to be monitored periodically for these side effects through blood works.
No special diet or exercise.
Proper stretching and walking brisk as tolerated 30 mins /day to keep you fit.
Avoid food that makes your symptoms worse. ...Read more