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What are some possible reasons that my lips tingle during double red blood cell donation?

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Dr. Donald Alves
Emergency Medicine

In brief: Preservative

It is attributed to the preservative solution in the system, which i believe can cause a mild reduction in calcium level (why they often offer calcium-based antacid to counter it).
It usually resolves on its own after several minutes, and the antacid can speed the process.

In brief: Preservative

It is attributed to the preservative solution in the system, which i believe can cause a mild reduction in calcium level (why they often offer calcium-based antacid to counter it).
It usually resolves on its own after several minutes, and the antacid can speed the process.
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