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Triethanolamine Polypeptide Side Effects
Any side effects of taking a collagen capsule containing hydrolyzed marine collagen and elastin polypeptides? Will it affect the birth control pill?
Yes, but...: commonly used attitude to many cosmetics triethanolamine is safe if it's not used for prolonged periods. That is after shaving rinse your face off thoroughly. Prolonged use IE day after day may be a concern but that's not been proven. It should not be difficult to find shaving cream that does not contain this product, at the very least make sure the concentration is no higher than 5%. ...Read more
Side effect: Do you mean "simvastatin"?, if so, then there is no side effect from stopping simvastatin; however if you have high cholesterol and you stop taking your medication, the level of cholesterol may increase again, you also need to control your diet, such as avoiding red meat , cheese, eggs, whole milk etc... ...Read more
Ana Boot Camp Diet: With the Ana Boot Camp Diet would anticipate possible side effects like malnutrition, fatigue, overly rapid weight loss, dizziness, low energy level, loss of large % of muscle mass – including heart muscle, problems with sleep, electrolyte imbalances, cold sensitivity, depression, paranoia etc. It may also be the start of a pattern of unhealthy eating. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
A carminative is any: agent that helps with flatulence by coalescing small bubbles of gas in the GI tract into larger ones for expulsion of gas. Mylicon is safe, but not very effe tive. I'd avoid herbal carminatives. Have a nurse teach you the "football hold" or "colic carry" & know that all the grunting & straining will cease as the smooth muscle of the gut develops normal peristalsis, coordinated movement. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Well-Tolerated: Mondeslor is used to treat allergies. It is an active metabolite of Loratadine (Claritin). Like many other meds there are many potential side effects. Most common side effects are headache, sleepiness, nervousness, wheezing, fatigue. This is among other less common side effects. This medication overall is well-tolerated. It should be used in caution in elderly ...Read more