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Fractured my sacrum while on vacation in florida. Er dr. Gave me sample box of tramadol, yellow/green capsules no markings. Are these ok ?
My son is 17 months old. He had a bowel movement that that's things mixed in that looked like yellow gel capsules. He has not ate anything different. ?
As an expert: In toddler poops, I can tell you the only two kinds of stools we worry about are those that are chalky gray and those that contain blood. The body churns up food, processes it, and our bacteria metabolize bits and pieces, so one can see all kinds of weird stuff in there. Don't let it freak you out. ...Read more
Yellowing Skin: There are many reasons the skin, nails and even white part of the eyes turn yellow. Classically, jaundice (yellowing) is caused by alcohlism or other liver diseases. Too much carotene in the diet can cause it as well. Endocrine problems such as diabetes or hypothyroidism impair the liver's ability to convert carotene to vit a, causing yellowing. Kidney failure and anorexia can do it too. ...Read more
Some reasons: If your sclera is brown , you need only to worry if you have jaundice which could be sign liver disease , gall bladder disease or excessive breakdown of your red blood cells ( hemolysis ) . I would like you to see the bottom part of your tongue , your urine , your nail . If any of those mentioned are yellow , talk to your doc. ...Read more