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Doctor insights on: Squalene Uses

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Does squalene take helps our body?

Does squalene take helps our body?

Squalene: Squalene is a natural substance that is an intermediate compound in the formation of cholesterol. It is used topically to improve dry, scaly skin conditions, and, by some, as an adjunct to cholesterol-lowering drugs. It has been touted as possibly being effective, without good evidence, in some cancer treatments. Check with your doctor before embarking on a squalene regimen. ...Read more

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Squalene bad for hypertension?

Squalene bad for hypertension?

squalene: Probably not a problem with hbp read this wiki: http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/squalene. ...Read more

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I am 30 years old, is it good if i start to take omega 3+squalene daily as daily supplement? Thank you

I am 30 years old, is it good if i start to take omega 3+squalene daily as daily supplement? Thank you

Why take either?: If your lipids are normal, i doubt either of these substances are helpful. The are no clinical studies to my knowledge supporting any benefit of squalene is humans. There was also a recent study which is open to criticism that suggests omega-3 increases the risk of prostate cancer. ...Read more

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Is omega 3, 6, 9 and squalene have a effect on acne is it good or bad ?

Is omega 3, 6, 9 and squalene have a effect on acne is it good or bad ?

Not the key: Omega 3's from bottles have proved less of a disappointment for some inflammatory diseases than they have for atherosclerosis, but they are not the key to your recovering from acne. Your current regimen of retin a (tretinoin) and topical Clindamycin is a good start, but if you have to ask, perhaps you'll need something stronger. Don't hesitate to ask, and best wishes. ...Read more

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What is epaderm use for?

Epaderm: This consists of emulsifying wax, yellow soft paraffin, liquid paraffin - it is applied to dry skin and it acts as a barrier preventing loss of water. Hence the skin stays moist. ...Read more

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Is it ok to use meladerm?

Is it ok to use meladerm?

Most likely safe: Meladerm is an over the counter skin lightening agent. It contains no prescription medications. It does have some acids used for chemical peels so be careful not to overuse it. Chemical peels can be very useful for treating many skin conditions. The real question is it effective enought to justify the cost. ...Read more

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Is it charity to use chip?

Is it charity to use chip?

CHIP: The children’s health insurance program (chip) provides health coverage for children whose families can’t afford private health insurance but who make too much money to be eligible for medicaid. I guess the answer to your question depends on your definition of charity. ...Read more

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What are the medicinal uses of coriander leaves?

No hard evidence.: There are no well-designed clinical studies that have attempted to determine the risks and/or benefits of coriander. Wait until there are before you spend a lot of money for purported "cures." See this article: http://www.wellness.com/reference/herb/cilantro ...Read more

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At are signs that someone uses drugs by injections?

At are signs that someone uses drugs by injections?

Scars or marks: Usuually you can suspect someone may be using drugs via injection(iv) methods when you see multiple puncture marks on their arms (usually at the fold of the inner elbow) hands, neck, feet/toes and even woman's breasts (yep, their breasts ). Repeated abscesses (like a large pimple) can also develop at the sites where they are injecting. ...Read more

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Could you please describe some uses of nanotechnology?

Is this a school: assignment? Here is a good article about medicine and nanotechnology. See: http://www.nanotechproject.org/inventories/medicine/ ...Read more

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What is hemaglutination and what are its uses in medicine?

What is hemaglutination and what are its uses in medicine?

Briefly,: It is the measure of agglutination of red blood cells and can be used as a measurement of the relative concentration of antibody in serum. The red blood cell acts as the antigen and antibody in the serum 'agglutinates' the antigen. Can also be utilized to quantitate virus and bacteria. Although not a medical site this reference is good: http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/hemagglutination. ...Read more

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How to use permite?

How to use permite?

Permite: Permite cream (permethrin) is a topical medication designed to treat patients with scabies or crab lice. It works by paralyzing and killing any mites and their eggs after absorption from the skin. Check with your doctor to determine how they want you to use this. ...Read more

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When do you use tpn?

When do you use tpn?

Gut doesn't work: Tpn is used when it's not safe to use the GI tract (bowel obstruction, for instance) or when the GI tract isn't functioning properly (e.g. Short-bowel syndrome, high-output fistula, malabsorption problem, etc.). ...Read more

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Is Alli safe to use?

Is Alli safe to use?

Yes: But be careful with the total fat at each meal due to bad gastrointestinal side effects. I would not recommend this be taken long term. Some have implicated this med with liver problems. ...Read more

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Whey we use condome?

Whey we use condome?

Prevent pregnancy: Condoms are a form of barrier contraception. It creates a barrier for sperm to get through and meet up with an egg . When a sperm meets up with an egg, it can lead to pregnancy. Therefore, condoms are meant to prevent pregnancy. ...Read more