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Does the stuff detox work for cocaine?

Does the stuff detox work for cocaine?

Cocaine detox: The most promising future for Cocaine detox lies in the endorphin system. Blockade of the κ opioid system can also block dysphoric-like effects associated with withdrawal from drugs of abuse and block the development of compulsive-like responding during extended access to drugs of abuse koob 2013. No meds exist for this however the use of Gabapentin and Baclofen in conjuction with bupropion helps. ...Read more

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Have a pre-employment test for nicotine coming up, how long is nicotine detectable in blood and urine and does the detox stuff they sell work?

Have a pre-employment test for nicotine coming up, how long is nicotine detectable in blood and urine and does the detox stuff they sell work?

2-4 days: Not sure about blood but nicotine is usually tested by a urine test for cotinine, a metabolite of nicotine that stays in your body for 2-4 days after your last cigarette.I would not rely on the "detox stuff."stopping smoking is probably the best thing you can do for your health.The first days are the hardest, so if you stop for 4 days you should take the opportunity to stop for good.See comment:. ...Read more

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If they found a bit of fatty build up on liver. Is a renew life 1 month liver detox a bad idea? It has milk thistle and dandelion and stuff in it.

If they found a bit of fatty build up on liver. Is a renew life 1 month liver detox a bad idea? It has milk thistle and dandelion and stuff in it.

Don't know. : Hi, with the current evidence that we have it's not possible to recommend any type of detox for fatty liver. Fat in the liver can be of 2 types nafld ; nash. Nafld is where fat is present but not causing harm and nash when it's damaging your liver. We don't when nafld turns into nash or if they r separate entities. See a hepatologist for bld work 2 c if the liver is ok. He can recommend treatment. ...Read more

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What do detox pills do?

What do detox pills do?

Take your money: What ever you do do not buy a detox product. Your liver and kidneys do an excellent job of clearing most toxins . U just need to be well hydrated (drink water) there are some toxins like heavy metals (lead) etc which may not come out and you should see your md if those are an issue. Those detox products just make you poor-er. ...Read more

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Which is a good detox!?

Which is a good detox!?

Detox for what?: If you are talking about colon cleanses they are a waste of money. There is no medical indication to do a colon cleanse. ...Read more

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Whats a good detox diet?

Whats a good detox diet?

Detox?: What are you trying to detox? Alcohol? Drugs? Caffeine? There is no medically valid "detox diet". Eating a well balanced diet rich in fresh vegetable and fruits and low in meats and fats; and exercise are important for healthy living. ...Read more

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What is a good detox diet?

What is a good detox diet?

"Books by crooks": While scientific physicians are bound by law to offer only scientific evidence (i.e., provable by experiments and the other usual methods of science), there's lots of money to be made by telling perfectly healthy people their bodies harbor poisons (whatever, today's it's often "biotech") and only this-or-that mumbo-jumbo can remove them. Some of these can end you in the icu. Ignore them. ...Read more