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Doctor insights on: Why Does Biotin Make You Itch

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Dr. Jack Mutnick
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Itch (Definition)

An itch is an irritating sensation that causes one to have the urge ...Read more


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Why does biotin cause me to itch so much?

Why does biotin cause me to itch so much?

Yes it possible: It has been reported as an uncommon side effect of people taking biotin.It has been reported in people with high blood pressure, high cholesterol, rhematoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis. ...Read more

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Does depression make you itch?

Does depression make you itch?

Probably not: It is true that depression causes folks to think to the point where they spend so much time doing that they get onto mental mischief. When that happens every thing they experience can be magnified in intensity, especially little things like itching. Doing things and not thinking so much seems a more productive way to go. ...Read more

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Does alprim make you itchy?

Does alprim make you itchy?

If allergic: Occasionally some people may become allergic to Aspirin although Aspirin intolerance is far more common. If you are allergic to it, then you may get itchy. However i suspect that your itching is more likely from some other factors unless you have noted itching within 2 hrs after taking an Aspirin on more than one occasion. ...Read more

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Why does taking cocaine make you so skinny?

Why does taking cocaine make you so skinny?

It impair food drive: Certain drugs including opioids and Cocaine have ability to impair food drive. Drug users are loosing weight because they just do not perceive hunger/need to eat. Needless to say though that outcome of such weight loosing strategy very dismal. It is addiction. ...Read more

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Why does methadone make me itch?

Why does methadone make me itch?

That: Whole class of meds has itching as a side effect ...Read more

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Why does lime make my pimples itch really bad? Isn't it supposed to make it better?

No: It irritates your skin, that's why it itches. No evidence said that lime works for pimples. ...Read more

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Why does nortriptyline make you constipated?

Why does nortriptyline make you constipated?

Nortriptylene: Nortriptylene has some anticholinergic effects on your body, which can interfere with the functioning of your GI system. This may depend on dose, which can be adjusted. Please discuss with your physician. In the meantime, drink plenty of liquids (especially water) and make sure you have fiber in your diet (fresh veggies and fruits, etc). ...Read more

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Why does hydrocodone make me itch?

Why does hydrocodone make me itch?

Hard to say: Because this is often an "idiosyncratic" reaction to opioids - one with great individual variation, which may be genetic in nature. Opioids cause release of histamine in most people, but it is usually mild; however, in some it is more severe and causes itching, and even hives, flushing and GI problems. Oxycodone does this less, as do some of the synthetic drugs like fentanyl. Talk to your doctor. ...Read more

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Why do opiates make you feel itchy? Is this normal?

Why do opiates make you feel itchy? Is this normal?

Histamine: Why opioids cause pruritis (itching) is partly because they cause a release of histamine which can make you feel itchy. It is a common side effect of these meds. ...Read more

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If i take estrogen what will it make me look more feminine?

If i take estrogen what will it make me look more feminine?

No: Femininity is in the eye and mind of the beholder, not in a bottle of pills. ...Read more

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What to do if i take fish oil to make my hair grow faster what else does it do?

What to do if i take fish oil to make my hair grow faster what else does it do?

Fish oil: Refer to this wiki for lots of information on fish oil: http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/fish_oil. ...Read more

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Does biotin make you break out?

Does biotin make you break out?

Not supposed: Biotin or other inert compound in the same pill as anything else may cause allergies especially if taken from animal origen. What kind of breakout is giving you? Itchy wheals scattered throughout the body? Swelling of lips, tongue or throat? Wheezing? Depending upon how fast the reaction is after intake the more serious it is. Consider other causes too. ...Read more

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Why does prednisone make you tired?

Why does prednisone make you tired?

Generally not: If anything it can make you feel more energetic. ...Read more

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Why are fleas attracted to me and why does it itch so badly?

Why are fleas attracted to me and why does it itch so badly?

Your body's reaction: The itch from bites is not due to the bite itself, but the reaction your body has in response to the bite. When certain chemicals in your body are released you feel the desire to itch. The reason humans have different reactions to the same bug bite is how much of those chemicals are released by different individuals. ...Read more