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Doctor insights on: What Products Can Be Used To Replace Nicotine

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What products can be used to replace nicotine?

What products can be used to replace nicotine?

Oils: I have had excellent results with pharmaceutical grade essential oils in combination of lavender, citrus and peppermint. The lavender in my experience is equivalent in its effect for calming to xanax (alprazolam).; peppermint opens up and citrus focuses the mind and elevates the mood. One drop of each in teh palm of the hand breathed as often as needed. Check www.Medacpc.Com for details. ...Read more

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Nicotine (Definition)

Nicotine is a stimulant drug found in cigarettes and is the ...Read more


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Are there foods you can eat that can replace having to use sunscreen?

Are there foods you can eat that can replace having to use sunscreen?

Not really: You can maximize skin health by eating a well balanced diet rich in all the vitamins/minerals you need, avoiding nicotine/ilicit substances, limiting alcohol, getting enough sleep, drinking at least 64oz water/day.None of this, however, changes the fact that UV from sunlight (or UV tanning salons) damages the skin, prematurely aging it &increasing skin cancer risk. Sunscreen >=SPF15 is important. ...Read more

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What specific juices can be used to detox your body?

What specific juices can be used to detox your body?

1: The most helpful for detoxing are the cruciferous vegetables and lemon. These both help the liver and the kidneys. The cruciferous vegetables include broccoli, cauliflower, brussel sprouts, and cabbage. The inherent sulfur molecules help the liver to work much more effectively. Lemon juice helps the bile ducts put out more bile and helps the kidneys remove more in the urine. ...Read more

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Wgat are the best alternatives that are non medicated to replace ativan (lorazepam)?

Relaxation/therapy: Need to figure out need for ativan--then try non medical approaches--as an aside i once worked out 40 hrs/wk with tae kwon do ; told a colleague it was great stress management--he said--"why don't you just take a valium!"! :). ...Read more

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Which bottles are best to use?

Which bottles are best to use?

In my experience....: This is largely a matter of personal preference, and i've not noted a significant difference between varieties. More important is to take your time with your baby's feedings using whatever bottle you choose. Pace yourselves. Take time to burp your child frequently. Feeding your baby should be a pleasure for both of you. ...Read more

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What could be used in conjunction with turmeric to remove hair effectively, permanently and quickly?

What could be used in conjunction with turmeric to remove hair effectively, permanently and quickly?

Hair Removal: Turmeric and milk paste is commonly used in india for depilation, but it can leave a yellowish tinge on your skin. If you are darker in color, this is not a problem. Otherwise, this article describes some useful alternatives to turmeric: http://www.Ehow.Com/way_5714127_remedi. ...Read more

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How to clean my lungs with natural are surgical or tablet methods? To overcome the damage done by smokiing?

How to clean my lungs with natural are surgical or tablet methods? To overcome the damage done by smokiing?

Cessation: Smoking cessation is the first step, with time your lungs will recover to some degree. The sooner you stop the faster the shorter will be recovery. ...Read more

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What are the best off the shelf products that can be used to whiten teeth and keep them white?

What are the best off the shelf products  that can be used to whiten teeth and keep them white?

Teeth whitening: You can use over the counter products, however, they are not so effective and/or stable. OTC bleach and whitening tooth paste could be used as a supplement only. A professional teeth whitening without laser, followed by home whitening system with custom trays for the long term effect. You will be very happy with the results. ...Read more

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What are good prescription medication that can be used to treat insomnia that are not addictive ?

What are good prescription medication that can be used to treat insomnia  that are not addictive ?

Melatonin: http://drug.addictionblog.org/can-you-get-addicted-to-melatonin/ Read about it here. It's not likely to be addicting. Best! ...Read more

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Best way to quit smoking and not have to use nicotine replacement products?

Best way to quit smoking and not have to use nicotine replacement products?

Many ways: Every one is different and there are several possible approaches.Consider meds ( bupropion ), hypnosis, or cold turkey.The most important factor is your determination.Pick a quit date and good luck. ...Read more

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How to build muscle when milk products are not an option?

How to build muscle when  milk  products are not an option?

Eat lots of protein: Milk & dairy products are not your only source of protein and certainly not an absolute requirement for muscle growth. Instead, focus on consuming lots of non-dairy protein thru out the day, eg fish, chicken, beans, etc. And don't forget regular exercise, too. ...Read more

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Can asprin be used to replace hydralazine?

Can asprin be used to replace hydralazine?

Different things: They're quite different things. Aspirin is an anti-inflammatory, anti platelet agent, pain med. Hydralizine dilates blood vessels, and is used for heart failure and or blood pressure. ...Read more

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Are there any specific foods or products that can naturally enhance ones TSH levels? Would like to avoid a low dosage of medication if i can!

Are there any specific foods or products that can naturally enhance ones TSH levels? Would like to avoid a low dosage of medication if i can!

No: There are no such foods such as that. If your TSH level is low, that means your thyroid is overproducing thyroid hormone and that could be a goiter or other thyroid disease - you definitely need that checked and treated. If your thyroid hormone is low, then your TSH would be high. In that case, you need to take some form of thyroid replacement med - there are different options for that. ...Read more

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What foods or products can be used to allievate hair that is starting to thin a bit up top?

What foods or products can be used to allievate hair that is starting to thin a bit up top?

Unaffected by foods: One's primary care doctor can check for medical causes. If none are found, then one can see a dermatologist, especially one specializing in hair restoration (some treatments: minoxidil, finasteride, etc...). Medical causes may include: hormonal problems (low thyroid), seborrhea, alopecia areata, stressful illness. Other causes: genetic male or female pattern baldness, telogen effluvium. ...Read more

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What are the negative consequences to the anesthetics that are used to be used to put you to sleep?

What are the negative consequences to the anesthetics that are used to be used to put you to sleep?

Depends: There are many medications that can be used for general anesthesia. Each medication has good and bad qualities, and it is up to your anesthesiologist to decide what combination is best for you. When carefully planned and administered, a general anesthetic is very safe. ...Read more

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Can morphine be used instead of to replace anesthesia for surgery?

Can morphine be used instead of to replace anesthesia for surgery?

No: Morphine or other narcotics are frequently used as part of a balanced anesthetic technique. Except in extremely high doses, it is not an anesthetic. It can be used to relieve pain and anxiety on minor procedures. ...Read more

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Can coffee and plenty sugar be used to do an abortion?

Can coffee and plenty sugar be used to do an abortion?

Not at all!: Not at all. More than three cups daily will results in lower birth rate. Pregnant women can drink 2 cups daily safely. Coffee does not induce abortion! ...Read more