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What are the side effects of getting pentothal?

What are the side effects of getting pentothal?

PENTOTHAL. EFFECTS: Some adverse effects on the heart; coughing & sneezing; itching & hives; anaphylactic shock; shivering. ...Read more

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Sodium (Definition)

It's an element that is important in the cell functions ...Read more


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Can you buy sodium pentothal?

Can you buy sodium pentothal?

No: Sodium Pentothal is a barbiturate used to induce general anesthesia. It can only be given intravenously (into a vein). It must only be used by trained anesthesia personnel who can support breathing and blood pressure. This medication is a controlled substance, only approved for use in the hospital or operating room setting. ...Read more

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Where do you buy sodium pentothal?

Where do you buy sodium pentothal?

You can't: Thiopental is reserved for usage by trained medical personnel only. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of sodium hyaluronate injections?

Bruise swell pain: As with most injections, they can cause bruising, swelling, and pain. Ha injections can also cause bumps if wrongly placed, and a "blue" effect if placed too superficially. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of green tea extract capsule to pravastatin sodium & diltiazem?

What are the side effects of green tea extract capsule to pravastatin sodium & diltiazem?

Unknown: They are probably;y unknown as herbal medicines have not been extensively studied as prescription medicines. You should NOT take any herbs, vitamins, over the counter medications without the explicit consent of your doctor. Be careful. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of docusate sodium stool softener?

What are the side effects of docusate sodium stool softener?

GI mostly: Can cause diarrhea, cramps, elctrolyte (blood chemistry) abnormalities, rarely rash or throat irritation. ...Read more

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What are the most common side effects associated with sodium valproate

What are the most common side effects associated with sodium valproate

Many side effects: Valproate (or valproic acid) is used for the treatment of epilepsy (to control fits) and bipolar illness (to stabilize mood). It "calms" and "relaxes." side effects include unsteadiness on the feet, confusion, shaky hands, "feeling sick, " easy bruisability, bleeding, skin rash, fatigue or sleepiness, weight gain, and loss of hair. Simultaneous drinking of alcohol can exacerbate these symptoms. ...Read more

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Is there any long term side effects to take rabeprazole sodium life long?

Is there any long term side effects to take rabeprazole sodium life long?

Yes, ↓ Bone Strength: Study pi (prescribing insert): http://www. Aciphex. Com/pdf/aciphexpi. Pdf, http://en. Wikipedia. Org/wiki/rabeprazole and google "rabeprazole side effects long term" for some clues. As always, individual outcomes vary. Like most prescription medications, rabeprazole is just a single molecule, chosen for track record of benefits/downside ratio &simplifies complexity of molecules/patient interaction. ...Read more

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When are there side effects of docusate sodium?

When are there side effects of docusate sodium?

GI mostly,: Can cause diarrhea, cramps, elctrolyte (blood chemistry) abnormalities, rarely rash or throat irritation. Side effects within 1-3 days. ...Read more

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I am having side effects of warfarin sodium? What do I do?

I am having side effects of warfarin sodium? What do I do?

Change meds: Consider switching to newer anticoagulant such as Xarelto or injectable medications. Xarelto is generally well tolerated and does not require blood testing. ...Read more

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Can using a toothepaste or eating food that contains sodium chloride be harmful to the body or causing any side effects?

Can using a toothepaste or eating food that contains sodium chloride be harmful to the body or causing any side effects?

No: Sodium chloride is common salt that we all eat every day.
Wish you good health! - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more

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Last night me and my husband took a teaspoon of sodium carbonate by mistake thinking it was bicarbonate (sodium bicarbonate). No side effects yet. Should we worry?

Last night me and my husband took a teaspoon of sodium carbonate by mistake thinking it was bicarbonate (sodium bicarbonate). No side effects yet. Should we worry?

If no side effects: Sodium carbonate or soda ash is not poisonous but can be an irritant. So if you don't feel any irritation in your mouth, esophagus or stomach than you should be alright and there will be no problem. ...Read more

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What are all the side effects of diclofenac sodium tablets?

What are all the side effects of diclofenac sodium tablets?

Like all NSAIDs: Gi upset, increase bp, gastric bleeding, liver tests elevation, allergic reaction. This is similar to other nsaids except it may have more risk of increased liver tests. ...Read more

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For which perpose Voren diclofenac sodium is used. And kindly tell me about the side effects.

For which perpose Voren diclofenac sodium is used. And kindly tell me about the side effects.

Pain meds: Diclofenac is a medication used for pain, it is an anti inflammatory medication and the commonest side effect is heart burn. ...Read more

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Last night took 1 tea spoon of sodium carbonate thinking it was sodium bicarbonate. No side effects yet. Should I worry?

Let explain: Sodium carbonate is a chemical present in a variety of commonly used industrial and household products, such as certain bleaching agents, automatic dishwashing detergents and glass and paper products. This substance, also referred to as soda ash or washing soda, may cause severe side effects if swallowed, inhaled or exposed to the skin. If you develop symptoms of sodium carbonate. ...Read more

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Side effects of kayexalate (sodium polystyrene sulfonate) powder for kidney patient?

Side effects of kayexalate (sodium polystyrene sulfonate) powder for kidney patient?

Side effects: Common reactions are nausea and gastric irritation. In serious cases, you could have severely low potassium levels, intestinal obstruction/necrosis, and perforation of the bowel wall. ...Read more

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Is docusate sodium/sennosides appropriate for ibs-c and can it be used "freely", or are there side effects?

Is docusate sodium/sennosides appropriate for ibs-c and can it be used "freely", or are there side effects?

Yes: The stool softner and laxative combination will help relieve your symptoms. Side effects include possible allergic reaction, excessive diarrhea or constipation may persist despite meds. Dehydration and electroltye problems may result if excessive diarrhea. ...Read more

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Side effects of diclofenac sodium injection im locally on my skin and systemically? . Taken every month for p.Dysmenorrhea

Side effects of diclofenac sodium injection im locally on my skin and systemically? . Taken every month for p.Dysmenorrhea

Why injection????: This is one of several nsaids. They are generally used orally & most are otc. There are always risks including allergy & stomach bleeding. They are popular because most people tolerate them & they are effective for several things., including menstrual cramps. ...Read more

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What are side effects of going off antidepressants and mood stabilizers suddenly? (100ml sertraline 200ml sodium valproate twice a day)

What are side effects of going off antidepressants and mood stabilizers suddenly? (100ml sertraline 200ml sodium valproate twice a day)

Possible seizures: From abruptly stopping sodium valproate. Possibly nausea, dizziness, wierd, electric-like feelings (all part of the discontinuation syndrome) from abruptly stopping the zoloft (sertraline). Please taper them both very gradually! You will feel much better! ...Read more

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Topamax, (topiramate) Sodium Valproate, Depakote and Lamictal, which are best for migraine aura, and which have the most side effects?

Topamax, (topiramate) Sodium Valproate, Depakote and Lamictal, which are best for migraine aura, and which have the most side effects?

Migraine: Prophylaxis with either Topamax (topiramate) or Depakote would be considered first line aggressive therapy (for males). With Depakote (sodium divalproate) we often see weight gain and a fine tremor (especially in older adults). With Topamax (topiramate) there are more side effects (weight loss, parasthesias, change in sense of taste, inability to sweat, glaucoma, kidney stones) www. Healthtap. Com/drericweisman ...Read more

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Can I mix prednisone sodium phosphate in milk? My 18 mo old spits it. Dr prescribe it for lasting cough with phlegm. What r side effects?

Can I mix prednisone sodium phosphate in milk? My 18 mo old spits it. Dr prescribe it for lasting cough with phlegm. What r side effects?

Prednisone: Try giving child something frozen to freeze taste buds or give small amounts of medication at a time. Call your doctor if your child still can't tolerate it ...Read more

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What is thiopental sodium used for?

What is thiopental sodium used for?

Sedation: Thiopental is a sedative hypnotic agent usually used to induce general anesthesia. ...Read more

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From where I can buy sodium thiopental?

From where I can buy sodium thiopental?

Controled substance: It is controlled substance and you need to have special license to get it. Also it is no longer available for anesthetic use in the us. Other countries may still have it. ...Read more

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Does sodium thiopental have a high incidence of post op nausea and vomiting or low?

Does sodium thiopental have a high incidence of post op nausea and vomiting or low?

Unusual: To see this drug used anymore; once a mainstay of anesthesiology practice, stp has a long half-life, delaying "wake-up" and prolonging the recovery period after even short surgeries. Postop nausea had been a minor issue. ...Read more

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Can you explain pentothal use for surgery?

Can you explain pentothal use for surgery?

PENTOTHAL & SURGERY: Pentothal has been used for surgical procedures for more than 50 years. Check with the doctor who will use it on you for any side effects. ...Read more

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What would be d side effects or up coming health issues if a person starts taking 1 tablespoon of salt in a small cup of water daily 1 tablespoon??

Depends. ..: If you have normal kidneys after you have absorbed that much salt your kidneys will just filter it out of your blood and you will pee it out. On the other hand if your kidneys are abnormal you will not be able to get rid of the excess salt load and you will start retaining water to dilute the concentration of salt and your B/P will rise and all sorts of havoc will ensue. Don't do it! ...Read more

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What's the difference b/w adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) xrand d-amphetamine salt combo xr? Does the latter cause more side effects?

What's the difference b/w adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) xrand d-amphetamine salt combo xr? Does the latter cause more side effects?

All amphetamine: Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) is a combination of 4 amphetamines. D-amphetamine is one of the 4. the combination pf adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) salts refers to a generic form of adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine). ...Read more

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Can you tell me if the side effects from a salt load infusion is body swelling, face, legs, ankles, hands. A week later still?

Can you tell me if the side effects from a salt load infusion is body swelling, face, legs, ankles, hands. A week later still?

Yes but: It would have to be several liters/bags
if you are/were ill in order to recieve the infusion, then it is more likely that your blood vessels were "leaky" and the fluid seeped out and under your skin. The body usually gets rid of it as you get better.

But it could be part of the adrenal problem you seem to be getting tests for. ...Read more

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Are there any side effects to taking Epsom salt baths for muscle pain/anxiety relief (it helps)? How often should I include Epsom salt in my baths?

Are there any side effects to taking Epsom salt baths for muscle pain/anxiety relief (it helps)? How often should I include Epsom salt in my baths?

Usually not.: Unless you have some unique reaction to the epsom salts in the bath they are normally not a problem. Once or twice a day should be plenty. ...Read more

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Hi I'm interested in lipocryo is it really effective? What are the side effects?

Hi I'm interested in lipocryo is it really effective? What are the side effects?

Lipo cryolysis: It depends on many factors. It depends on the machine being used (there are many useless machines made in China), the extent of your lipomatosis, your goals and expectations. Under the best circumstances with the most effective machine such as Coolsculpting, you can expect 20% reduction of the fat volume in the treated area. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of using 3 diazepam (10 m.G) every night.?

What are the side effects of using 3 diazepam (10 m.G) every night.?

Dependence: A nice word for addiction.That is too much of this drug for nightly use. ...Read more

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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?

What are the side effects of too much B-12, should I be taking a supplement if I'm not deficient?

No: In rare cases, excess B12 supplementation may cause some numbness or tingling in the arm, hands and face. You shouldn't take the vitamin if you don't have a specific dietary deficiency. ...Read more

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Pentothal (Definition)

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Thiopental (Definition)

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