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What is generlac solution used for?

What is generlac solution used for?

Osmotic Diuretic: Generlac or lactulose is an osmotic diuretic that empties your bowel in preparation for a colonoscopy, treat constipation or to treat hepatic encephalopathy. Hepatic encephalopathy is a worsening of brain function that occurs when the liver is no longer able to remove toxic substances in the blood. ...Read more

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Is generlac used as a prep for colonoscopy?

Is generlac used as a prep for colonoscopy?

Any laxative can!: The goal of the prep is to eliminate stool. Diet plays an important role- avoiding fruits and vegetables for a couple of days helps. Then the laxatives come in. Everyone is different in response to laxatives. Doctors find "preps" they like- if you follow their instructions, you should have a complete exam. ...Read more

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Would you reommend shalaks' glylak solution 70( diluted to 20 and 35) to be used for peels?

Would you reommend shalaks' glylak solution 70(  diluted to 20 and 35) to be used for peels?

No: I do not recommend home peels. You need a proper skin analysis to know which is an appropriate peel and people get harmed from home peels often. ...Read more

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Can eyedrops be used as contact solution?

Can eyedrops be used as contact solution?

In an emergency: You can use artificial tears to store contacts until you can get to your usual contact lens solution. ...Read more

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Is it true that skin can get used to tropical solutions?

Tachyphylaxis: Tachyphylaxis is the tolerance the skin develops to the vasoconstrictive action of topical steroids. After repeated use of topical steroids, the capillaries in the skin do not constrict as well, requiring higher doses or more frequent application of the steroid. With high-potency steroids this effect has been documented after 4 days of applying a topical steroid three times a day. ...Read more

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Help! can artificial eyedrops be used as contact solution?

Help! can artificial eyedrops be used as contact solution?

Depends: For simple rewetting ; lubrication, yes. For cleaning ; disinfecting, no. ...Read more

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How long will a used contact lens still function if kept in a solution?

How long will a used contact lens still function if kept in a solution?

It depends: If kept in clean contact lens solution that is changed daily, used contact lenses should last a while. At least till the printed expiration date. ...Read more

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Could contact solution be used as visine?

Could contact solution be used as visine?

No: It is not advisable to put contact lens solution directly into your eyes. Most of them are disinfectants. Use artificial tears instead. They are readily available over the counter. ...Read more

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What is fluocinolone acetonide topical solution used for?

What is fluocinolone acetonide topical solution used for?

Eczema, dermatitis: It is a group iii corticosteroid which means it is potent (strong). Do not use in excess. Probably not for use on the face. To be used under doctor supervision. Used in combination with other eczema treatments such as moisturizing creams and anti itch medicine such as zyrtec (cetirizine). ...Read more