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Dr. Marvin Ott
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Sulfonamide (Definition)

Sulfonamides are a kind of anti-bacterial ...Read more


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What are some drugs that are closely related to penicillin and sulfonamides?

What are some drugs that are closely related to penicillin and sulfonamides?

Antibiotics: The two classes of antibiotics you are asking about are nothing alike, either chemically or in their mechanisms of antibacterial activity. ...Read more

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What are the vaginal infections that are curable by sulfonamide?

What are the vaginal infections that are curable by sulfonamide?

That drug not rec: Sulfa used for bladder infections, long time ago used for vag infections but not anymore as most of the bact is resistent to it usually for BV either vaginal Clindamycin either by cream or supp or vaginal Metrogel or oral flagyl. ...Read more

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Should you avoid or supplement with folic acid while taking sulfonamides for an infection ?

Should you avoid or supplement with folic acid while taking sulfonamides for an infection ?

Folic acid: It is always a good idea for young women (childbearing age) to supplement with folic acid. Folic acid has been shown to prevent some types of birth defects especially if it being taken during the 3 months prior to pregnancy and the first 3 months of pregnancy. Folic acid is an important building block for red blood cells, and good for any woman that is having menstrual periods. ...Read more

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Is paget's disease treatable?

Is paget's disease treatable?

Yes: Paget's disease is very treatable. I have several paget's patients who do very well on yearly Reclast (zoledronic acid) infusions. ...Read more

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Is female orgasmic disorder treatable with home remedies?

Is female orgasmic disorder treatable with home remedies?

Maybe: Primary anorgasmia (never had one) vs secondary anorgasmia (stopped having them) is important. Change in hormones, low hormones, bad technique, a hooded clitoris, stress, inhibition and many other things may be causing the problem. Most women have their first orgasm via masturbation. If that is not working either, then its time to get help from your family doc. This can be fixed most of the time! ...Read more

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Is narcissism a disease, illness or mental flaw - and is it even treatable?

Is narcissism a disease, illness or mental flaw - and is it even treatable?

Can be all those: All of us need to have some healthy self-interest -- healthy narcissism -- to deal with life. But when this becomes greatly exaggerated, squeezing out the needs of others, we get into difficulty. There are narcissistic personality disorders which maybe 4-7% of our society has. These involve fixed patterns of relating with several criteria. Yes it is treatable - with great care and patience. ...Read more

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Sister diagnosed with osteosarcoma..Is this a rare disease? Is it treatable?

Sister diagnosed with osteosarcoma..Is this a rare disease? Is it treatable?

It is well known dis: Osteosarcoma is a cancer of the bone which requires a sarcoma specialist for best treatment. It is curable in a large proportion of patients provided they are treated by a team of medical oncologist and an orthopedic surgeon working as a team together. I would ask you to seek a second opinion from a known sarcoma center which are only found in major cancer centers. ...Read more

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What is sleeping sickness disease? Is it treatable?

What is sleeping sickness disease? Is it treatable?

Sleeping sickness: African Sleeping Sickness is serious blood borne disease transmitted by the tsetse fly which can be lethal. East African trypanosomiasis is caused by Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense. West African trypanosomiasis (Gambian sleeping sickness) is caused by Trypanosoma brucei gambiense. Treatment depends on which type. The is also South American Trypanosomiasis. ...Read more

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What is a disorder of sympathetic regulation and is it treatable, any symptoms?

Sounds like a : Term reserved for a condition with many unclear symptoms. You need a long visit with a doctor who can make a list of all your symptoms and get proper tests before he can recommend any treatment. ...Read more

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What is prostatitis abacterial please describe i m really worried i too have this problem.Is it treatable disease?Please help me sir what does it affect?

What is prostatitis abacterial please describe i m really worried i too have this problem.Is it treatable disease?Please help me sir what does it affect?

See physician: Several types;acute bacterial prostatitis pain.Urinary tract symptoms, fever, chills.Chronic bacterial less severe , repeat episodes.Nonbacterial chronic prostatitis; pain in the genitals and pelvic area, difficulty or pain urinating, and sometimes pain during or after ejaculation. Bacterial treated with antibiotics for about 2 weeks. Chronic infection treated for longer periods of time. ...Read more

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Is gum disease treatable?

Is gum disease treatable?

Yes but...: It is treatable!!! But it is MUCH easier (and less expensive)to prevent gum disease. Make sure to see your dentist and follow a careful routine of meticulous home care ...Read more

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If you catch  periodontal disease in time can it be treatable?

If you catch  periodontal disease in time can it be treatable?

Definitely, yes: Periodontal disease is treatable at all stages; however, treatment is the most effective during the early stages. Schedule an appointment so that your dentist can diagnose and treat periodontal disease before it progresses. ...Read more

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What sort of disorder is a future stem cell treatable condition?

What sort of disorder is a future stem cell treatable condition?

Stem Cells: Every day there are new diseases help with stem cells. In ga we have keyon's law to inform patients about stem cell donation and banking. Keyon had sickle cell disease and was cured with the stem cell transplant. It is use to treat cancers, CP etc. The cord blood cells are powerful and can be transfused into the a patient and they seem to know where to go to fix diseases. ...Read more

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