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Too Much Minerals Side Effects
Safe.: Contrary to what you may have read on-line, mineral oil is pretty harmless. If you apply it right after showering, while your skin is still moist, it will seal in the moisture and relieve dryness. If you have very sensitive skin you might get pimples or bumps from plugged up oil glands - but you won't know unless you try it. ...Read more
Overdose: Certain vitamins & minerals, including iron, can become toxic if you consistently take much more than your body needs. One multivitamin is usually sufficient for most healthy people. Men & women who don't menstruate shouldn't take iron supplement unless specifically instructed under dr's care. Some supplements can interfere with absorption of others, so consult w/ practitioner if using several. ...Read more
WHY???: Why would anyone wish to "monitor" this? Side effects due to a medicine or supplement? Normal people eating normal foods never need be concerned about trace elements. Don't let the com artists steal your money. ...Read more
Harmless: The manufacturer reports that they contain common nutrients and apart from the money you pay for them, there should be no side effects. ...Read more
Beriberi: Beriberi is the vitamin b1 deficiency disease that has affected millions over thousands of years. A recent paper from japan reported 17 adolescents with cardiac beriberi from drinking sodas. Fragments of the disease are "alive and well" in the U.S. ...Read more
Many!: Apart from disease, it makes sex less special. This a major problem today. Violence can be desensitized, but sex and it's importance can be too! I do not believe in too much sex between couples. The exact opposite is true: I believe that too much sex between " partners" diminishes the importance of sex between lovers. That is a sham! ...Read more
Too much fiber: If you eat too much fiber without drinking enough water, your bowel can get constipated -- even obstructed if it's really bad. If you increase fiber more quickly than your system can manage, you can get abdominal cramps, gas, diarrhea, and intense urgency. Too much fiber could also mildly interfere with absorbing needed nutrients like calcium, magnesium, iron, and zinc. ...Read more
Variable effects: Different people have different tolerances for foods like onions, even though they're very nutritious (as per dr. Fowler)! eat them ; you'll be getting lots of flavonoids including quercetin that help your immune system http://tinyurl. Com/kfpegph several servings a week can decrease risk of cancer. To specifically decrease oral ; esophageal cancer risk, eat 1/2 cup/day in some form. Bon appetit! ...Read more
See Dr: Campral, aka acamprosate or n-acetyl homotaurine, is used to treat alcohol dependence. Side effects can include diarrhea, irregular heartbeats, blood pressure changes (up or down), headaches, impotence, insomnia. It is usually taken as a 333mg time-release tablet, three times a day. See a dr / addiction professional for more information. ...Read more
For the first time in life if someone takes six mg of lexotinal even if it wasn't required. What will be the side effects and how much if a dosage for?
For the most part,:
Any side effects will be obvious shortly after taking this medication. The most common side effects are sleepiness, drowsiness, loss of balance and cognitive sluggishness. Lexotnil is habit-forming so you should take the lowest effective dose for the shortest time necessary. Don't mix Lexatinil with alcohol, antihistamines or anything else that causes sedation.
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What are the side effects of too much B-12, should I be taking a supplement if I'm not deficient?
Epiduo: Epiduo side effects can last for some time. To overcome its side effects stop using the gel when your your face gets red or too dry. Use a moisturizer to restore your skin and then you can restart the epiduo ...Read more
Which ones?: There are many side effects of prednisone. With short term use some common side effects may include are increased appetite, weight gain, elevated blood sugar and blood pressure, mood changes. These usually resolve soon after discontinuation. A rare but severe side effect is bone damage to the hip which is permanent. With long term use osteoporosis and others may not be reversible. ...Read more
Depends on age: Excess oxygen delivered to the term infant or older child for long periods will irritate the lung tissue. In the short term it is well tolerated. In the womb, eyes form with lower oxygen amounts supplied by the placenta, if born premi, the higher o2 amounts needed to keep them alive can cause abnormal blood vessel growth in the retinas & vision pbs. Monitoring & treatment helps reduce pbs. ...Read more
Varies: Most side effects are temporary if one stops, these are usually insomnia, jitteriness, palpitations, nervousness, hyperactivity and diarrhea. But oftentimes if one has been a heavy caffeine user then one would probably get significant withdrawal symptoms like irritability, and headaches as well as fatigue--usually this last about 1-2 weeks then fades. ...Read more
4-6: A day is plenty! If you need more get your problem diagnosed, see pcp. ...Read more
Somnolence: Common side effects of secobarbital include drowsiness, confusion, agitation. Other side effects may fainting, nausea, vomiting, constipation. Avoid alcohol, narcotics, antihistamine, trandulizers while on this drug, as these may intensive side effects. This drug is also habit-forming. Please discuss use and any concerns with your doctor. Take care. ...Read more
How to lose weight without much exercise & to control appetite without a drug, as drugs hv side effects?
Lo Cal Food/Drinks: The easiest way to lose weight quickly without exercise is to identify why you gained the weight. Here is a list of the top 6 causes of weight gain, in order of the most important first. If you are dirnking sugary drinks (soda, juice, gatorade) find 0 sugar drinks, if you are eating bk, chose ham sandwich, if you are skipping breakfast have a thin bagel w cheese, simple -2 changes only are needed! ...Read more
For dr orrin aillioni-charas only: what are the side effects to your baby if your administered too much epidural?
Very few: As long as your blood pressure is adequate, there is little impact from the epidural. Most epidural drugs don't cross the placenta in a clinically significant manner, so their impact on the baby is minimal. We hydrate and support the blood pressure during epidurals to ensure that the blood pressure is adequate for uterine perfusion. Epidurals are safe pain management choice for mom and baby. ...Read more
I'm having post interferon side effects and it's been a year, my dr. S don't seem to believe it's related. What do I do?
Please Clarify: What do you mean specifically by the words: 'interferon side effects'? ...Read more
I have been prescribed isotretinoin 20mg for a month. Afraid of its side effects. How much usage will cause the side effects?
Every patient differ: It is hard to know. Every patient differs. The dose you are taking is in the usual range. The dose or the length of treatment may effect what potential side effects you might have. ...Read more
Took statin drugs 9 years side effects made me stop the drug will the 9 years I was on statins be a credit when I get into my 70s and 80's?
Cholesterol karma: Lets start by saying statins simply control a risk factor (hypercholesterolemia). There is no evidence that they extend your life. The more important question would be, what are your current risk factors? Are you eating right? Exercising? What's your bmi. What's your blood pressure? What's your cholesterol now? Talk to your doc. They can assess your risks and set you on the right course if action. ...Read more
How much does the estrogen dose in BC affect risk level and side effects? My pill has 25mcg. Should I respond similarly to a pill with 20, 30 or 35?
Estrogen/bcp's: The lowest estrogen level that is not causing breakthrough bleeding is the statistically "best" to use. Some women on the 20 mcg. Pill have bleeding even when taken regularly at the same hour each day. The reaction to a given dose is not always the same. Rick potential is about the same for those doses mentioned. ...Read more
Coconut: Coconut has a high fat/cholesterol content. Firstly bloating is quite common and in many people it produces diarrhea. Another not so obvious one is a rise in your cholesterol level in the blood. ...Read more
Get fat: If you are not lactose intolerant, not much problem unless you have significantly reduced intake of other food items especially those containing fiber. In that case, you may end up very constipated. On the other hand, if you eat the normal amount of food and at also drink 2 gallons of milk a day, you will likely gain weight. ...Read more