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Dr. Connie Anderson
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What are the side effects of long term use of andro gel?

What are the side effects of long term use of andro gel?

Androgen use: Irritation to application site,, enlargement of the prostate, acne, enlargement of the breasts, emotional changes, and worsening of headaches. If any changes you should discuss with your provider. ...Read more

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Dr. Vicken Poochikian
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Dr. Darrell Herrington
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Again 18 gel for women, i'd there any side effects ? I want to use please advice

Again 18 gel for women, i'd there any side effects ? I want to use please advice

Unknown: This product has not been studied in the us, and is not regulated by the fda. Its ingredients include vitamin e, aloe vera, and pomegranate extract. If the vaginal tract has lost tightness after childbirth, these anatomical changes cannot be corrected without surgery. If the vaginal mucosa has thinned (usually in the absence of estrogen), then estrogen creams can correct that. See your doctor. ...Read more

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Dr. Vicken Poochikian
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Dr. Diane Minich
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Andro gel-was told if T is low it's safe and people having trouble with side effects are those whose levels are normal and using the drug?

Andro gel-was told if T is low it's safe and people having trouble with side effects are those whose levels are normal and using the drug?

Used only if: you have low T. If it is normal you do not need it. Does lower good cholesterol and raise triglycerides and new studies have shown an increased cardiovascular risk if you take it. ...Read more

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Dr. Alan Patterson
Board Certified, Obstetrics and Gynecology
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Do vaginal cleansing gels have any side effects?

Do vaginal cleansing gels have any side effects?

Yes: In some woemn can cause an allergic reaction or irritation, if you think you havce an infection see your gyn for a vaginal culture and to get the proper treatment. ...Read more

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Dr. Vicken Poochikian
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Dr. Thomas Delaney
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Side effects of unisom sleep gels?

Side effects of unisom sleep gels?

Paradoxical effects: Can occur, that is, restlessness and difficulty falling and staying asleep. I believe the active substance is Diphenhydramine which isn't a long term solution. I recommend that if you have a long term persistent sleep disorder, that you get seen and assessed by a specialist instead of otc medications etc. ...Read more

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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Board Certified, Internal Medicine
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Dr. Joseph Eastern
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I have just stopped duac and has been prescribed epiduo gel, how do I avoid the side effects of it?

I have just stopped duac and has been prescribed epiduo gel, how do I avoid the side effects of it?

Wait an hour...: ...After washing your face before applying it. Use only a small amount. Don't scrub your face with a washcloth or buf puf. ...Read more

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Dr. Tony Ho
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Any side effects or warnings I should know about systane gel eyedrops?

Any side effects or warnings I should know about systane gel eyedrops?

Allergic reaction: Systane (and most other lubricant eyedrops) are very, very safe - no systemic absorption, they just make a lubricant barrier on the eye. That being said, people can have allergic reactions to nearly anything, so there is always that (albeit small) risk. ...Read more

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Dr. Pamela Pappas
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Any side effects using arnica gel with(antibiotics or medicines?)

Any side effects using arnica gel with(antibiotics or medicines?)

Arnica gel: Homeopathic arnica gel used externally would cause no side effects with antibiotics or medicines. If you are allergic to daisy-like plants, though, your skin could react with a dermatitis. ...Read more

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