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What do you advise if I'm on concerta. is it okay to take calcium 600 + d USP (twice a day) and b-12 1000 mcg (time release) along with my concerta?

What do you advise if I'm on concerta. is it okay to take calcium 600 + d USP (twice a day) and b-12 1000 mcg (time release) along with my concerta?

Caution: There are no harmful interactions with Vitamin B12. However Calcium can reduce the time release properties of Concerta, by breaking down the barriers in the beads. You might want to avoid the calcium in the morning, when you take Conerta, and take the calcium at night, after the Concerta has worn off. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if i'm on concerta. Is it okay to take calcium 600 + d USP (twice a day) and b-12 1000 mcg (time release) along with my concerta?

What do you suggest if i'm on concerta. Is it okay to take calcium 600 + d USP (twice a day) and b-12 1000 mcg (time release) along with my concerta?

Caution Interaction: Calcium is not a problem with Concerta (it can be for Ritalin (methylphenidate) la) since Concerta is not ph sensitive, as far as i know. There is no contraindication to the use of vitamin b-12. ...Read more

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Is evion 400mg USP is useful for health? How can we use it?

Is evion 400mg USP is useful for health? How can we use it?

Evion 400 mg uses: Uses include nocturnal muscle cramps, intermittent claudication, cystic breast disease, male infertility. In infants and children it is used to treat hemolytic anemia due to low vitamin e levels. ...Read more

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Refill on Centrophenoxine - 250mg 2x day [Centrophenoxine Powder Form (15g) 100% USP]?

Refill on Centrophenoxine - 250mg 2x day [Centrophenoxine Powder Form (15g) 100% USP]?

Consult with a doc: If you need a medication refill, that requires a consult with a doctor who is licensed to practice in your state. Centrophenoxine is a dietary supplement that has not been demonstrated to have significant benefits, although there are a number of studies with weakly suggestive evidence of effect on cognition in people who had a stroke or are demented. ...Read more

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What is topical solution USP % for ? What are the side effects and what does it contain

What is topical solution USP % for ? What are the side effects and what does it contain

?: Usp stands for United States pharmacopeia. This is a compendium of standards that the phamraceutical industry abides by when manufacturing drugs as well as when pharmacists compound drugs. Topical means external. I think i need more info. ...Read more

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What is lidocaine ointment USP 5 used for?

What is lidocaine ointment USP 5 used for?

A variety of things: Lidocaine ointment can be used to numb the skin prior to superficial procedures or IV placement. It can also be used in skin hypersensitivity or complex regional pain syndrome. ...Read more

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What is clindamycin phospate gel USP used for?

What is clindamycin phospate gel USP used for?

Typically Acne: Typically acne. Used on face more often than not. If used, needs to be used religiously for best effects. ...Read more

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Please tell me can fluconazole tablet USP 150mg help with fishy odor?

Fluconazole: Fluconazole can be used for yeast infections but yeast infections don't usually have a fishy odor. See a physician to determine cause of your vaginal odor. ...Read more

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What's the difference between USP and food grade for hydrogen peroxide?

What's the difference between USP and food grade for hydrogen peroxide?

Hydrogen peroxide: “Food grade” hydrogen peroxide (H2O2) contains 35% H2O2. It should not be taken internally (exception - may be highly diluted H2O2). USP hydrogen is usually 3%. ...Read more

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Do chewable gummy multivitamins get properly absorbed as much as regular USP verified tablet multivitamins?

Do chewable gummy multivitamins get properly absorbed as much as regular USP verified tablet multivitamins?

Probably: Not all gummy vitamins are created equal and some are undoubtedly better than others, but they should contain high quality vitamins in a different base than tablets. The fact that they are chewable may increase their absorbability, but i don't know any objective research on their absorption so this is all just an educated guess. ...Read more

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I know that tablet based supplements don't always dissolve completely for body to absorb, but what about capsules? Are all capsules USP by default?

I know that tablet based supplements don't always dissolve completely for body to absorb, but what about capsules? Are all capsules USP by default?

Depends: Not all capsules are usp. If you go to the health food store you can buy/find empty capsules that you could stuff with something like an herb or a powder.. This capsule you made will not undergo vigorous scientific testing or pass all the requirements. You will not be able to figure out exactly how your body will absorb it. So the message is read the fine print on whatever tablet/capsule you take. ...Read more

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What is USP tamoxifen citrate commonly used for?

What is USP tamoxifen citrate commonly used for?

Endocrine therapy.: Tamoxifen is most commonly prescribed for the treatment of estrogen receptor-positive breast cancer, typically in women diagnosed prior to menopause. It may also be used to prevent breast cancer in high-risk patients. Following menopause, a class of drugs very similar to tamoxifen, called aromatase inhibitors, are preferentially used for breast cancer treatment rather than tamoxifen. ...Read more

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I want a prescription for sulfadoxine and pyrimethamine tablet usp?

I want a prescription for sulfadoxine and pyrimethamine tablet usp?

See a doctor: The medication you mention is an antibiotic. It should only be used in the proper setting and needs to be prescribed by a health care provider. ...Read more

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Glycerin USP bad for your teeth?

Glycerin USP bad for your teeth?

No: Glycerine is used in many medicinal forms/additive---as in artificial saliva, moisturizer in nasal sprays, and osmotic laxatives etc...Its use as an artificial saliva should infact have a protective effect on your teeth. I am not a dentist, so you may want to consult your dentist for additional inforamation. Good luck. ...Read more

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What are the uses for clotrimazole cream USP 1?

What are the uses for clotrimazole cream USP 1?

Fungal infections: This cream is used for fungal infections of the skin and sometimes in the vagina. It can also be used to treat seborrhoeic dermatitis of the face. ...Read more

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Hello. What is the substitute for nystatin ointment usp 100,000 to treat ringworms?

Hello. What is the substitute for nystatin ointment usp 100,000 to treat ringworms?

Per webmd.com: "In most cases, you can treat ringworm of the skin with antifungal creams or ointments. Many are available without a prescription. Use a nonprescription antifungal cream with miconazole or clotrimazole in it. Brand names include Micatin, Mycelex, and Tinactin." Ref. http://www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/tc/ringworm-of-the-skin-home-treatment ...Read more

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Can mupirocin ointment USP 2 be used for warts?

Can mupirocin ointment USP 2 be used for warts?

Will not help warts: Mupirocin ointment is used for bacterial infection of skin , hpv virus that cause will not be killed , use other over the counter ointments for warts may help or see your doctor. ...Read more