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We found 11 questions associated with the 'Charcoal' topic.

How to relieve constipation caused by activated charcoal use?

Posted 5 Nov 2011 1 answer

I took 2 caps of activated charcoal and after a couple hours nothing happened so according to the instructions obn bottle, I took another however no only did nothinhappen but now I am constipated and bloated. How do I get bowel movement now?

Activated Charcoal - Please help!!! Kinda fraeking out here?

Posted 14 Nov 2016 2 answers

... I have been taking these pills for a few weeks. Not consistently so no big changes. Early Monday morning at about 4am, I woke up because I was feeling a little gassy and couldn't get back to sleep.I decided to take a few of these pills. I felt a little burpy. Let a few out, that when I ...

Doxy Lemmon - does doxycycline interacts with herbal supplements ?

Posted 24 Dec 2011 1 answer

I am being treated for lyme and curious if this can interacts with vitamins, charcoal tablets, etc. Is there specific list of vitamins that I should not take?

How far apart should I take activated charcoal and my prescription meds?

Posted 19 Feb 2017 2 answers

I take several prescriptions, but am having horrible gas, bloating and pain and was going to take the activated charcoal, but wasn't sure how close together I could take them. I know if taken too close together the charcoal will absorb my other meds before my body can. TIA

Activated charcoal capsules - is it safe to chew the capsules?

Posted 1 Mar 2011 1 answer

I am a school nurse and care for a student that takes activated charcoal capsules daily. My concern is that the student chews the capsule, I'm concerned about the powder affecting the respiratory system if it is inhaled while being consumed

Is there any side effect caused by use of activated charcoal in form of powder(diluted in water)?

Posted 4 Sep 2012 2 answers

Is there any potential effect to increase the risk of cancer?

I began taking Flagyl yesterday and had a bad reaction to it.

Posted 12 Oct 2018 1 answer

I only took one pill around 5pm and had a swollen itchy tongue as well as tingling in my arms and especially legs. I took 2 charcoal pills and drank a lot of water (ate more food too) to try to get it out of my system. I’m calling my doctor today to get a different prescription. Question - is ...

Hello folks. I've started on a low dose of Viibryd (10 mg); this is Day 4 and I seem to be...

Posted 18 Oct 2018 1 answer

... feeling a little less depressed. I've had negative experiences with other SSRI's. One thing which is happening is twofold: gas & diarrhea, so I may try a charcoal tablet to offset these conditions. I've heard that the G&D stuff doesn't last and I'm wondering ...

How does activated C\charcoal come packaged?

Posted 12 Oct 2010 1 answer

I am doing a project for my college EMT class and I can't seem to find the answer for my question.

Can someone use charcoal when they are taking ARV'S?

Posted 11 Sep 2013 1 answer

if the person is vomiting and they want to clean their stomach, can they use charcoal?

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