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Has anyone lost sense of taste after using Cold Eeze Lozenges?

Posted 26 Dec 2017 by Jadlyn 3 answers

I used one Cold Eeze lozenger after developing a cold and my sense of taste has been gone for nearly four days. Everything tastes bland or salty. I later read online this should be a temporary side effect lasting from a few hours to a day. It’s not stated on the box. However, it’s been ...

How do I remove Zinc Oxide (30%) Cream from dry, punctured skin on my legs?

Posted 9 Jul 2014 by Kiwinz 1 answer

At age 80, skin on the shin and calve of my left leg is very dry and cracked to the point where flakes of dry skin fall off. A recent medical incision required an adhesive plaster dressing which has aggravated and punctured the skin around the incision which has now healed. But pieces of skin have ...

Is it safe to use the bacitracin Zinc and Polimyxin b sulfate ointment if is has expired for 1 year?

Posted 17 May 2014 by josetacoronte 1 answer

I need to use the ointment, but it is not available at the store. the tube i have expired on 02/13 and it is now 5/14. Is it harmful to use the expired substance?

Any supplements help in weaning off Abilify? Currently at 7.5 from 10 mg for MDD with Lexapro?

Posted 16 Jul 2017 by Chandleresque 2 answers

... Trialing EPA fish oil and zinc.

How much zinc is to much to take daily?

Posted 24 Oct 2014 by theverybent1 1 answer

I take a multi vitamin that has zinc in it and the zinc tablets have 333%.

Pain - What is best vitamins to aid recovery after lumbar spinal decompression operation?

Posted 16 Dec 2014 by JO14 2 answers

Only taking paracetamol and nurofen. Also taking arnica and zinc. Is there any more vitamins or medicine I can aid surgical recovery? Op was 4 days ago. I can walk.

Lucentis - Green shakes for macular degeneration?

Posted 24 Nov 2016 by Nochemoforme 1 answer

I read about some folks who started supplements; vit A, C, E and zinc for their eyes and added green shake (kale, spinach, bell peppers, apples, carrots) and their vision was completely restored!! I have stopped the Eylea, Avastin and Lucentis because of no improvement and extreme pain!! With ...

Is this safe???

Posted 11 Sep 2014 by merryX2012 1 answer

i have zinc toxicitity and my copper levels are very low my doctor just prescribed bacitracin zinc ointment for a injury I have on my foot after I dropped a sharp object and needed stiches. it is slow healing but my zinc levels are really high I do not know if I should put this ointment on or find ...

Test for anemia - help with results??

Posted 15 Jan 2015 by Tase21 1 answer

I have Wilson's Disease and my treatment consists of taking 100mg of zinc daily. I had blood work done to see if I was anemic since I was getting lower on copper. Blood work shows Iron high, transferrin high, TIBC high, iron % saturation normal, normal ferritin, low hemoglobin, low hematocrit. ...

Is taking a zinc supplement beneficial?

Posted 26 Jul 2015 by Twally 1 answer

I am 82 years. Starting 7 years ago my face gets burned in sun?

Posted 23 May 2018 by Joan l 1 answer

Very bad sun burn. I have tried zinc lotions no chemicals and it still happens. I can’t find a doctor that addresses this. I live in east Hampton New York 11937. Can anyone help me?

Is it safe to use 13% zinc oxide long-term for skin protection while wearing Depends?

Posted 7 Apr 2016 by Humorist1 0 answers

I use a creamy diaper rash ointment in the groin area before donning Depend underwear for mild urinary incontinence. Is this practice safe for daily, long-term use? Does the body absorb this, and if so, are there any consequences for a 77-years-old male?

Years ago my mother used to get a Rx for zinc oxide and 5% salicylic acid?

Posted 23 Jul 2017 by bfagin 0 answers

It was used for blemishes, ext. What is your opinion on this combination if I can have it compounded by a pharmacy?

Citalopram 20mg and Swanson Zinc carnosine??

Posted 4 Jul 2016 by Ghandroo 0 answers

Good morning all, Could someone please help me. I am on citalopram 20mg daily and sufffer from bad IBS/ Gastro issues with a suspected hiatll hernia. Could anyone tell me if there is any possible interaction between citalopram 20mg and swanson zinc carnosine tablets? Any help would be much ...

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