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Doctor insights on: Valporic Acid

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How is valproic acid excreted?

How is valproic acid excreted?

In the urine: Valproic acid is metabolized in the liver by a number of enzymes, but is excreted in the urine. Less than 3 % is excreted unchanged as valproic acid. ...Read more

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What is valproic acid?

What is valproic acid?

Several things: Valproic acid, aka-depakote, aka-sodium divalproex is classified as an anticonvulsant or anti-seizure medication. It is used for epilepsy, bipolar disorder-as a mood stabilizer, and is also used for migraine headaches. ...Read more

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Whats aminocaproic acid?

Whats aminocaproic acid?

Aminocaproic acid: Or Amicar (aminocaproic acid) is used to stabilize clot. If is most commonly presecribed for patients with low platelets and bleeding or for patients with von willebrands disease having minor procedures. ...Read more

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Can hydroxycitric acid raise your uric acid levels?

Why?: It doesn't matter whether it will raise uric acid levels. What matters is that it won't do anything positive for you. Why are you taking it in the first place? Don't get your medical information from friends, tv or the internet. ...Read more

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Uric acide problsem?

Uric acide problsem?

A few: High uric acid in the blood can put you at increased risk for gout or kidney stones. It's nit always the case, but if you experience intense abdominal/flank pain or a red, hot joint, then see your doctor. ...Read more

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Should valproic acid 1500 mg and sodium valproate 1500 mg be taken together?

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Depakote: Not sure why u would be taking the same medication twice ?. Also, make sure your blood level is therapeutic. ...Read more

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Differences between valproic acid & Sodium valproate?

Not important: There is a technical chemical distinction between them, but no important difference for patients. ...Read more

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Salicylic acid andglycolic acid ok to use together?

Salicylic & Glycolic: You can use the products together. However the two products used together my cause increased dryness or irritation. ...Read more

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Are tremors common from epival/ depakote/ valproic acid?

Are tremors common from epival/ depakote/ valproic acid?

Absolutely!: I rarely prescribe valproate as an initial anti-epileptic agent anymore (though i did years ago) since there are so many aeds (antiepileptic drugs) that just as well or better without causing so many side-effects. Tremor is one of the chief offenders. Tremor can occur even at "sub-therapeutic" blood levels. ...Read more

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Whats uric acid?

Whats uric acid?

Metabolis by-product: Uric acid is formed in the process of metabolism of proteins by the body. It can also form with high cellular turnover in persons undergoing chemotherapy or treatment for cancer. Uric acid can get to high levels and precipitate out in the body in joints, soft tissues and in the kidneys to give "gout". Medications, diet, hydration are the treatments. ...Read more

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Can valporic acid effect male fertility?

Can valporic acid effect male fertility?

Possible: In animal studies shows reduction of sperm count and motility , not enough evidence in humans. If infertility is your problem or potential problem you have to check with your doctor who Rx d you , find out possible to give different medication for your condition ( as you did not inform ) ...Read more

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What is folic acid benefit?

What is folic acid benefit?

DNA repair, blood: Everyone needs it to produce health red blood cells, and for fertility our bodies need it to synthesize and repair dna. Its particularly important in infants and during pregnancy. ...Read more

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Can Amiodarone (Cordarone) cause acid reflux?

Can Amiodarone (Cordarone) cause acid reflux?

It is not: known to be a side effect per the prescribing information and medication literature. ...Read more

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Uloric medication does it lower uric acid levels?

Uloric medication does it lower uric acid levels?

Yes: Uloric is a prescription medicine called a xanthine oxidase inhibitor that reduces the production of uric acid in your body. Uric acid buildup can lead to gout or kidney stones. Uloric is used to treat high blood concentrations of uric acid in patients with gout. ...Read more

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Does chlorogenic acid cause gerd?

Does chlorogenic acid cause gerd?

Yes and no: Hydrochloric acid abbreviated hcl is made by and secreted by cells in the stomach to aid digestion. Regurgitation of hcl from the stomach up into the esophagus is main cause of gastroesophageal reflux disease aka gerd & the symptoms of heartburn. ...Read more

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Is glycolic acid safe while.Breastfeeding?

Is glycolic acid safe while.Breastfeeding?

Glycolic acid: Generally speaking, glycolic acid is considered safe. Avoid using products used for chemical peels as the levels of glycolic acid are much higher and are designed to penetrate much deeper. ...Read more

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Whats ursodeoxycholic acid?

Whats ursodeoxycholic acid?

It is a bile acid: Primary bile acids are made in the liver and stored within the gall bladder. Urso is a secondary bile acid. It can be made by intestinal bacteria which process the primary bile acids. It is used for dissolving gallstones and for treating a disorder called primary biliary cirrhosis. Sometimes it may be used for other bile duct diseases. ...Read more

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Hepc,cirohsis, doc advised folvite (folic acid).tablet, is there any liquid form of folvite (folic acid).

Hepc,cirohsis, doc advised folvite (folic acid).tablet, is there any liquid form of folvite (folic acid).

Folic acid: Hi, yes there is a liquid form of Folic acid available in the United states if you have difficulty swallowing the pill form.Although I'm not aware if the liquid from is available in Singapore or not, please talk to ur local pharmacist. ...Read more

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