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How effective is vaniqa cream?

Vaniqa: I've prescribed it for several patients but neither they nor I were impressed with the results. ...Read more

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I don't want to shave my face. Has anyone tried vaniqa cream with any success?

I don't want to shave my face. Has anyone tried vaniqa cream with any success?

Somewhat: Vaniqa is an anti androgen therapy. It is not as effective as systemic drugs. Flutamide or Eulexin (flutamide) is the most effective treatment we have found. Even so, it doesn't remove or necessarily treat hair that has completely transformed to terminal hair. These hairs are like eyebrow hair and may or may not respond. ...Read more

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How does vaniqa work to get rid of hair?

How does vaniqa work to get rid of hair?

Prevention: Vaniqa does not get rid of hair, it prevents hair from growing back once you have shaved or plucked it, or had it lased. You must continue to use it twice a day; when you stop, the hair will grow back. ...Read more

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Is vaniqa cream effective for unwanted facial hair?

Is vaniqa cream effective for unwanted facial hair?

Somewhat: Vaniqa is an anti androgen therapy. It is not as effective as systemic drugs. Flutamide or Eulexin (flutamide) is the most effective treatment we have found. Even so, it doesn't remove or necessarily treat hair that has completely transformed to terminal hair. These hairs are like eyebrow hair and may or may not respond. ...Read more

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Is there anything besides vaniqa that will help get rid of unwanted facial hair?

Is there anything besides vaniqa that will help get rid of unwanted facial hair?

Facial hair: You must decide whether you want to try to get rid of facial hair forever, or temporarily. Men have facial hair which they remove by shaving daily. Women can shave too, or use a hair removal cream, or wax, or epilady, or vaniqa, but the hairs will keep growing and the hair removal must continue all the time. Only laser hair removal offers some chance of permanently stopping hair from growing. ...Read more

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Hair on face keeps getting worse is light blonde but need help now before gets worse dermatologist gave vaniqa made worse please help?

Hair on face keeps getting worse is light blonde but need help now before gets worse dermatologist gave vaniqa made worse please help?

Hormone levels: Have your hormone levels been checked by your dermatologist or an endocrinologist. If they are normal options for hair removal since it is blonde in clude threadingor waxing. ...Read more

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I took diane 35.Now my androgen level is normal. But I still have excessive hair growth. Is vaniqa safe and effective? Wht else do u recommend?

I took diane 35.Now my androgen level is normal. But I still have excessive hair growth. Is vaniqa safe and effective? Wht else do u recommend?

See doctor as needed: Please read the contents what you need to know about vaniga in "<a href="https://search. Yahoo. Com/search? Ei=utf-8;fr=ytff1-;p=vaniqa%20side%20effects;type=" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">https://search. Yahoo. Com/search? Ei=utf-8;fr=ytff1-;p=vaniqa%20side%20effects;type=</a>" it is safe as long as no history of allergy to eflornithine, not in pregnancy and breast-feeding, and its effectiveness vary ...Read more

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Why dose my. Vaniga wet and I do not do any thing?

Why dose my. Vaniga wet and I do not do any thing?

Hormones: It is normal for your vagina to have different types of discharge throughout the menstrual cycle. Follow up with gyn for gyn exam. ...Read more

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Is there a prescription creme like a diplatory cream to remove unwanted facial hair to use with vaniqua as I am breaking out from many I have tried?

Is there a prescription creme like a diplatory cream to remove unwanted facial hair to use with vaniqua as I am breaking out from many I have tried?

Probaly Not: Would suggest bleach or if you can afford it electrolysis.
You might want to consult a endocrinologist first to see if there might be a hormonal cause which could be treated with medication. ...Read more

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What is a "medication HA"?

What is a "medication HA"?

I think: Medication headache....a type of frequent or daily headache. I'm not positive though. Need to see what the context the phrase was used. ...Read more

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What is best pain medication?

There are none...: Even the strongest opiates only "take the edge off" for people in chronic pain. Meds are only one part of dealing with the pain. A useful tool, but pain is so necessary for survival that we are not "allowed" to monkey with it much. In acute pain, the transition from miserable to less miserable can be great. In chronic pain, it's just part of the plan. ...Read more

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I need refills on my medications?

Not here: For that you will likely need the prime service of healthtap. Easier to call your pop imo ...Read more

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Are expired medications effective?

Sometimes: Sometimes they are. For the most part, expired drugs simply lose potency once past their expiration date. There are, however, some drugs that actually become harmful if taken after they expire. As such, it is best to throw out any medications you have after a year. ...Read more

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Which pain medication works better?

No answer: The best drug is the one that works with the lowest side effect incidence. That will change between patients. ...Read more

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Safest medication to take for pain?

ASPRIN: Actually no one has decided on 'safest'. Asprin has been around since before you were born and unless you take too much (yes, too much of anything isn't good) most people are okay with it. If the pain it too severe for asprin you need to know what causes it. Good diagnosis is called for. See the dr. ...Read more

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How can I dispose unused medications?

How can I dispose unused medications?

Several options: You can take them to your local pharmacy for proper disposal. Some medically oriented charities will also take medication for distribution to the disadvantaged. ...Read more

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Please describe the medication: topical?

Please describe the medication: topical?

Applies to skin: Topical just refers to how a medication is applied. In this case to the skin and is meant to treat local skin problems. Some meds are applied to the skin but are meant to be absorbed into the body in which case we use the term "transdermal" since it is meant to pass through the skin to affect the whole body. ...Read more

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What medications are given fordepression?

What medications are given fordepression?

Why R you depressed?: If your depression is affecting your life and/or those around you and you have trouble dealing with it or not knowing how to etc. It is very reasonable to seek help, either from a therapist, your physician/nurse, or both. Psychotherapy may be adequate for some, others may need both meds (many choices, depending on your symptoms/needs) and therapy. Consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more

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What medication is equivalent to covance d?

What medication is equivalent to covance d?

Yes: Covance d is a combination of losartan and hydrochlorthiazide- a diuretic). There are a number of such combinations for the treatment of hypertension. If this is a question of your co-pay, ask your physician about generic alternatives. ...Read more

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What pain medication can be taken for r.S.D.?

What pain medication can be taken for r.S.D.?

RSD, or: Complex regional pain syndrome can be difficult to treat and each patient needs to be treated differently. Opioid medications are definitely not the first option. Consider medications that affect nerve pain most, like neuromodulators such as gabapentin. Clonidine has been found to help some as well. Stellate ganglion blocks can be diagnostic/therapeutic. Consider topical ketamine creams as well. ...Read more

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What medication need to be taken for acidity?

What medication need to be taken for acidity?

Antacid: An h2 blocker (like Pepcid (famotidine) or its generic) once or twice daily, provides relief for many after about a week. If this fails, a proton pump inhibitor (ppi--like Prilosec or its generic) will often work where h2's have failed. If both fail after at least one week trial of each, see your dr or a GI dr for eval. ...Read more

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Would it be okay if I use hash as medication?

Would it be okay if I use hash as medication?

Condition?: There are some conditions that medical marijuana is helpful for. However there can be significant problems related to cannabis use. Thus, would only consider this when prescribed or directed by a physician who is knowledgable in this area. Take care. ...Read more

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I have rhititis. What medication shoud I take?

I have rhititis. What medication shoud I take?

Antihistamine: You can try an over the counter antihistamine to begin with. Would use one that is non drowsy. ...Read more

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The best medication for intertitial cysititis?

The best medication for intertitial cysititis?

Elimiron: Elmiron (pentosan) is a medication that is fda approved for ic (interstitial cystitis). The main way it works is not truly known, but it may help with coating the lining of the bladder. In ic, inflammation may be the main cause of pain. Have you seen a doctor in regards to this? Hopefully, you can get the proper testing and see if this med would work well for you. ...Read more

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What medications are best for managing my pain?

Depends - pain type: This depends on the diagnosis or type of pain you are experiencing. Consult with your physician or pain specialist to determine the right regimen. ...Read more