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What Is Halls Defense Vitamin C Drops That Is Over The Counter Consiter A Cough Drop
The cough reflex is a protective mechanism that uses muscles in your throat and chest to expel mucous and saliva that may contain pathogens that would otherwise possibly be inhaled via aerosol or to expel pathogens infecting the throat and respiratory system. Cough benefits the host by reducing load and benefits the pathogen which may then spread via aerosol. ...Read more
Iv had a cold for th past 3 days and jus developed a dry cough. Been taking a vitamin C aswell as a cold medicene but the cough is stil persistant?
I hv recurrent cold, cough and ear allergic infection. Hw many vitamin C 500mg pills per day is required for it?
Not needed but good: Well, it was never really required. It is beneficial though. Vitamin C concentrations in the plasma and leukocytes rapidly decline during infections and stress. Supplementation of vitamin C was found to improve components of the human immune system such as antimicrobial and natural killer cell activities, lymphocyte proliferation, chemotaxis, and delayed-type hypersensitivity. ...Read more
What is the fastest way to get rid of a cold. I have a cough and a bit of a runny nose. Does vitamin C help?
Sick 1x a month. Cough, cold, yellow phlegm. Daily probiotics, vitamin C 2000 mg, exercise 2x a wk, sleep, eat well. Hyperthyroidism now normal. Help.
I hv regular cold, cough and ear infection, triglyceride level is 200mg,had gout and piles is there now. Hw much vitamin C pills shud I take? Suggestions?
Scratchy sore throat, runny nose, dry cough worse at night and in heat. 2 day history. Just traveled with friends on a cruise ship who all have similar sx's. Drinking lots of OJ and taking Vitamin C and resting. Thinking that it is just cold a cold, howev
Likely a cold: Controversy exists about vitC supplements for a cold. Taking the suggested amount (and not more) is safe. Warning signs that should prompt one to see a physician are sudden worsening of the throat pain, enlarging lymph nodes, persistent fever, any resultant breathing difficulty, sinus pressure after 14 days that is not improving, and suddenly getting worse after a period of improvement. ...Read more
Randon Blood sugar 8:30 a.m. after 2 cups coffee and 8 ounces sweet tea, vitamins and cough drop was 138. Usually under 100. Non diabetic. Concern?
I have taken zinc cold drops recently at the same time I started taking vitamin C 500mg 4 tabs daily 2 days ago. I am now constipated. Please help?
constipation: Increasing dietary fiber (fruits, veggies, or supplements) along with plenty of fluid may help (takes couple days, so hang in there); stool softener also beneficial; try to avoid laxatives or frequent enemas as body can become dependent on them. Walking helps stimulate peristalsis. If no bm in day or 2, of if have abd pain getting worse, see pcp or go to er. ...Read more
Can wheat plus 3 fruits crelac cause napy rash to my baby?. He also take vitamin C 5 drop daily.he is 4 month old
I think that I aspirated vitamin C pill. Would I be coughing if it were in my lungs? Is it unlikely if I'm not coughing?
Cough protects you: Aspirating happens quite commonly -I can't even count how many times I've taken a drink of water and it 'went down the wrong pipe'. The cough reflex is there to protect the lungs, and in ur case I would be almost certain ur body did what it was supposed to do -cough it OUT of the airways and back into the GI tract -oropharynx or esophagus. If cough persists, you have pain or other symptoms-see doc ...Read more
31 yr-old woman diagnosed in China with allergic purpura (capillary toxicosis); is treating with OTC Transfer Factor Oral Solution. What is this.....?
Can daily doses of vitamin c, selenium, & folic acid improve the body's defenses against hpv? What about a decaffeinated green tea extract supplement?
Depends on the age:
2 – 3 years 15 mg
4 – 8 years 25 mg
9 – 13 years 45 mg. ...Read more
65 mg -90 milligrams: For most people, a large orange, 1 cup (about 165 grams) of sliced strawberries, chopped red pepper or broccoli provide enough vitamin c for the day. Any extra vitamin c will simply be flushed out of your body in your urine. For adults, the recommended dietary reference intake for vitamin c is 65 to 90 milligrams (mg) a day, and the upper limit is 2, 000 mg a day. ...Read more
REALLY many things: You may not feel different day to day taking vitamin c but it has great value as an antioxidant & helps prevent & treat many illnesses, including asthma, allergies, cardiovascular disease, strokes, a wide variety of cancers, cataracts, glaucoma, complications of diabetes, parkinson's disease & complications of pregnancy. It improves immune function & helps us handle stress. See comment for links:. ...Read more
Quick: It is absorbed within one to two hours. ...Read more
Once a day or as oft: If you are taking supplement you can take once a day or as often as you feel as long as you do not have any deficiency and blood level especially of vit d was normal. ...Read more
Why so much: There's no clear benefit to such high doses. In the end, this is a water-soluble vitamin so you're unlikely to run into problems, as you should pee most of the extra out. But, at least for men, high dose vitamin C has been shown to increase the risk of kidney stones. You're probably better of keeping the dose in the range of 1000mg or less to be safe. ...Read more
Is there such thing as having TOO much vitamin C in your body? I heard it can cause other health problems in high amounts
For adults, the recommended daily dose is 65 to 90 mg a day, and the upper limit is 2 grams a day. Although too much dietary vitamin C is unlikely to be harmful, megadoses of vitamin C supplements may cause nausea, vomiting and diarrhea, heartburn
Abdominal bloating and cramps, headache
Insomnia and Kidney stones ...Read more
Yes: This amount is a reasonable dose, although recommendations can vary widely depending on source or reason for taking it. The best way to get any vitamin is through your diet. If you take additional vit c be aware many otc supplements add it, so the total dose can get high fast. High doses of vit c usually cause diarrhea first, and yellow urine. Megadoses should be used cautiously. Vitamins are drugs. ...Read more
Why are you taking dexamethasone? Who prescribed it and for what?
Taking vitamin C with dexamethsone will not do any harm, but taking dexamethasone is not a trivial matter. It is especially serious given your history of TB as dexamethasone may reactivate the infection. Consult your doctor. ...Read more
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