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For type 2 diabetes, if someone has to choose between whole grain sorghum flour and whole grain wheat flour, which one of the two would b better?
Mistakenly given 4cc dose of acefyl syrup twice in a span of one hour to my 4 n half year kid. wht should i do now?
Healthy Diet: Exercising aerobically at least 40 minutes 4 to 5 times a week, in addition to weight training three times a week, working to fatigue your muscles, should increase your appetite. Try diets similiar to the mediterranean diet, plant based. If these tips do not work consult your doctor and a referral to a qualified nutritionist may be in order. Best wishes. ...Read more
Medication: Usually the answer is yes. For example standard liquid Diphenhydramine (benadryl) as 12.5mg in every 5ml of liquid. If you were giving 2 tsp (10ml) that would be 25mg which is the same as giving one 25mg tablet. Just make sure you are comparing all active ingredients. Many over the counter meds have more than one thing in them. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I took my prescribed dose of hydromet syrup 3 hrs ago, but now i'm coughing again. It says i'm only supposed to take it every 6 hrs. What should I do?
Why ?: Ipecac is a medication well known for its ability to cause vomiting.It was used for decades to help with toxic ingestion in kids, but fell into disfavor when evidenced based studies found it made no difference.Misuse by those with feeding disorders is common & its toxic potential has led many to call for its removal from public access. ...Read more
Simple reason=abuse: Years ago they realized that ipecac in the hands of nervous parents was seldom used properly;given at times it shouldn't or not when it should. Its value in treatment was also found to be poor under supervised conditions. Later, it became a drug of abuse, leading people who used it to purge repeatedly, leading over time to heart damage and other complications. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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