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What's myrrh used for?

What's myrrh used for?

Myrrh essential oil: Myrrh essential oil has been used as an anti-fungal, for respiratory problems (colds, sore throat, etc.) & is contained in some toothpastes. ...Read more

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I'm taking ampicillin and want to know if any of the herbs burdock root, yellow dock, ground ivy, bistort, myrrh, or raspberry tea interfere with it.?

I'm taking ampicillin and want to know if any of the herbs burdock root, yellow dock, ground ivy, bistort, myrrh, or raspberry tea interfere with it.?

No known interaction: There has not been a lot of research on the interactions of most herbs with drugs, but to the best of my knowledge there is no evidence of the herbs you mention interfering with ampicillin. To be on the safe side, it might be wise to take the herbs at least an hour apart from taking the ampicillin. ...Read more

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Is frankincense and myrrh neuropathy oil good for my foot pain?

Is frankincense and myrrh neuropathy oil good for my foot pain?

VERY: BIBLICAL. ..unfortunately NOT VERY effective!
You need to have that pain diagnosed (the history you have provided to us does not mention possible Diabetes (the most common neuropathic disease) or any medications which might cause the pain!
Perhaps you should consult a Board Certified NEUROLOGIST some blood testing is appropriate! ...Read more

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2 yrs and still have nerve pain after neuroma surgery on foot. Would eo, s like frankinsence, myrrh, eucalyptus, peppermint, roman chamomile help?

2 yrs and still have nerve pain after neuroma surgery on foot. Would eo, s like frankinsence, myrrh, eucalyptus, peppermint, roman chamomile help?

Neuroma: I would seek the care of your original surgeon. Additional treatments such as neurolysis or ablation are also possible as stump neuroma is possible or recurrance.. Good luck. ...Read more

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Are the ingredient in this detox tea safe while breastfeedin? Holy Thistle, Persimmon leaves, Malva leaves, Marsh Mallow leaves, Blessed Thistle, Papaya, Ginger, Chamomile, and Myrrh.

Are the ingredient in this detox tea safe while breastfeedin? Holy Thistle, Persimmon leaves, Malva leaves, Marsh Mallow leaves, Blessed Thistle, Papaya, Ginger, Chamomile, and Myrrh.

Breast feeding: Just a common sense: Stay away from strange substance while breast feeding. You can follow some tips from Healthtap doctors for breast feeding. Generally speaking eat a healthy diet. Drink plenty of fluid and rest. ...Read more

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How to blend peru balsam into a carrier oil?

How to blend peru balsam into a carrier oil?

I have no idea: But a suggestion......Pharmacists are trained to "compound" chemicals in usable forms ("vehicles") Ask yours!


Hope the suggestion is helpful
Dr Z ...Read more

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Balsam of peru and vinegar in products safe?

Balsam of peru and vinegar in products safe?

Generally yes: It depends to a great degree on the concentration of the product. Higher levels of balsam of peru can cause kidney damage and allergic reactions when taken internally. ...Read more

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What is the name of the thick orange oil with a balsam scent we used in the1950s for itches?

What is the name of the thick orange oil with a balsam scent we used in the1950s for itches?

Mercurochrome!: Dang, I haven't thought of this since my abuelita used to paint us with it. It's merbromin (mercurochrome, merbromine, sodium mercurescein, asceptichrome, supercrome, brocasept, & cinfacromin). It's a topical antiseptic used for minor cuts & scrapes. It's available in most countries but no longer sold in the us because of its mercury content. The flouorescein makes the bright orange color. ...Read more

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Any known product or medications using balsam of Peru that may be causes allergies?

Any known product or medications using balsam of Peru that may be causes allergies?

Must read labels...: A person with contact dermatitis allergy to balsam or Peru, or some other reaction to the substance, he must read all labels (and hope the labels are accurate). DermNet New Zealand lists the following: hemorrhoidal suppositories and ointment eg: Anusol™, tincture of benzoin, wound spray, calamine lotion, dental cement, cough medicine, lozenges, lip preparations, insect repellents, toothpaste... ...Read more

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Can I use pferde balsam (horse balsam) for lower back and sciatica pain?

Can I use pferde balsam (horse balsam) for lower back and sciatica pain?

Possibly: However, it will be temporary as it probably won't get deep enough to be next to the spine. Sounds like you have a pinched nerve in your back. I would suggest seeing a pain/spine specialist to evaluate you further to evaluate what level and what can be done to treat you. There are interventional treatments besides medications and surgeries that might reduce or eliminate the pain altogether ...Read more

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Can a balsam of peru allergy result in chronic hand and foot eczema? Will not eating foods with natural balsam of peru ingredients cure the eczema?

Can a balsam of peru allergy result in chronic hand and foot eczema? Will not eating foods with natural balsam of peru ingredients cure the eczema?

Contact dermatitis: Products containing balsam of peru can cause contact dermatitis which is very similar in appearance to eczema. The best approach is to avoid using all products containing balsam of peru. Simply avoiding certain foods is not enough. If the problem continues a visit to an allergist or dermatologist who does patch testing is in order. ...Read more

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What is canasa suppositories mainly used for. Please elaborate on its effectiveness and any known or cpmmon side effects.

What is canasa suppositories mainly used for. Please elaborate on its effectiveness and any known or cpmmon side effects.

Canasa: This medication is used to treat ulcerative colitis. Most of the time, the oral agents are effective to treat this disease. We do use this agent by itself for the inflammation in the left side of the colon. We also use this agent rectally in complement to the oral agent for additive effect in treating the colitis. Side effects: headache, diarrhea, fatigue, hair loss, abdominal pain, flatulence. ...Read more

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What is lithium used for?

What is lithium used for?

Lithium Carbonate: (LiCO3) is an older tx for bi-polar disorder, better managing the highs than the lows, from my experience. If your question is about Lithium in general, there are lots of uses, at large. Wikipedia actually has a good description of these, keeping in mind, this is Wikipedia...

http://en. Wikipedia. Org/wiki/Lithium ...Read more

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What ginseng is used for?

What ginseng is used for?

Gingseng: Gingseng is primarily used in asian cultures for men's sexuality and energy. It is thought to enhance a man's stamina. ...Read more