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Sulfur 8 Medicated Reviews
Sulfur & Sulfas:
Sulfur occurs naturally in hot springs and volcanic craters and was probably first used thousands of years ago in remedies for skin conditions.
In modern medicine, sulfas, organic compounds containing sulfur were first synthesized in the 1930s. The first sulfa was prontosil (sulfonamidochrysoidine) a prodrug made by bayer, (aspirin) then came sulfanilimide in 1935 by the pasteur institute. ...Read more
Unusual odors: Foul odors can be problems of the smelling organs of the nose or could be related to infections of the upper respiratory tract, sinuses, throat, and esophagus. ...Read more
Sulfa allergy: If you are referring to your medications, then I am not aware that there is sulfur in Ambien, Omeprazole or Klonipin. Certain antiobiotics such as Bactrim (trimethoprim sulfamethoxazole) or streptomycin and diuretics (furosemide) have sulfa in them that have caused allergic or anaphylactic reactions. Thanks for trusting in HealthTap. ...Read more
Yes: Many people have taken "sulfa" drugs (usually an antibiotic) and have had allergic reactions to them (usually hives). This does not mean they are allergic to all medications containing the element "sulfur." for example, you may be allergic to sulfamethoxazole (an antibiotic) but not to hydrochlorothiazide (a sulfur containing high blood pressure medication). ...Read more
Wash it off: Right away. Neutralize the remaining acid on your skin with a paste of baking sofa and water. If the burn appears serious go to the ER at your local hospital. If not, wash and dry the area and apply Neomycin cream to prevent infection. Cover the area loosely and keep it clean. ...Read more
Sulfa: You are probably referring to a problem with the class of antibiotics called sulfa drugs. You would not have any food allergies associated with this. ...Read more
I have been getting sulfur burps VERY frequently. At least 10-12 times in a month. Wondering why this might be?
Here are some. ..: Urine smell reflects what you consumed, how concentrated the urine is, and how your unique sense of smell is. In general, it's good idea to ignore urine odor as long as urinalysis from properly collected urine specimen is normal and you void well with steady continuous flow and feeling bladder empty. More? Seek evaluation and counseling timely. ...Read more
Burn: It will burn the skin badly.Get a more detailed answer ›
You do not!:
There is no need to test. There is no clinical disorder due to sulfur deficiency.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more
Yes: So far no known cross reactivity between vancomycin and sulpha compounds, always tell your doctors what are your medicine allergies, good luck ...Read more
No longer used: This is an old medication or mixture that was used to treat boils. ...Read more
Burns: It will begine to destroy the outer epidermal layer and then go deeper to the dermis and then beyond. If you are being exposed to this without protection, stop it immediatley and seek help. ...Read more
Sulfuric Acid: Can cause skin burns. What type of contamination are you referring to? ...Read more