Vitamins & Supplements

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Vitamins & Supplements Overview

Vitamins are organic molecules (or a set of closely related molecules called vitamers) that are essential to an organism in small quantities for proper metabolic function. Essential nutrients cannot be synthesized in the organism in sufficient quantities for survival, and therefore must be obtained through the diet. For example, vitamin C can be synthesized by some species but not by others; it is not considered a vitamin in the first instance but is in the second. Most vitamins are not sing...

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Pedivit Uses

What is Pedivit and what is it used for? ## The only information I can find on this lists it as multivitamin/mineral supplement. ## Can Pedivit pills be used as a male libido enhancer? ## Can Pedivit Forte capsules lower blood pressure? ## Can Pedivit be taken to help with weight gain? ## Is Pedivit Forte recommended for use in women only?

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White small round Pill M L on one side blank on other side

Small circle pill but thick. Easy to scrape coding off but no numbers only label ML. I found it in my older sisters room under the rug. What is it? ## Sciatica Relief (homeopathic formula) NDC: 57520-0581 Active Ingredients: - Capsicum - Citrullus Colocynthis Fruit Pulp - Magnesium Phosphate - Dibasic Trihydrate - Pseudognaphalium Obtusifolium Inactive Ingredients: - Lactose - Magnesium Stearate - Cellulose, Microcrystalline ## I have found three pills as you described; small, white, round with ML on one side & blank on the other side. I have no idea what they are. If any one does know, please tell me. I have a few friends that take a variety of things if they can & I worry that one time they are going to get something very harmful. ## Has any one yet ID'd these pills? Small...

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Rosuvastatin and puffy ankles, feet

Anyone else have this problem while taking Rosuvastatin? My feet swelled after couple of weeks. I'm afraid to keep taking any. I do appreciate any feedback, thanks. I'm 69 yrs old. ## I have been on rosuvastatin several years and oddly, the past several weeks my ankles & feet have been swelling, making it painful to walk. Sure hope someone has answers for us! ## Hello! I take Rosuvastatin( 10mg) five years ( daily) and I had never any problem. I think you must talk with your Doctor. ## Rosuvastatin has been known to cause edema as a side effect in some people that take it, according to FDA reports. Other side effects may include nausea, dizziness, headache, and joint/muscle aches. Rosuvastatin Information Have you informed your doctor? You will most likely need to switch to ...

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Expired Supradyn

Can I take expired Supradyn [Multivitamin Tablets with Minerals & Trace Elements]?

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Tribedoce Compuesto

Tribedoce compuesto - I was told this Mexican pill would help relieve pain in my legs. I walk three miles daily and it has helped or its my imagination. What is the pill used for? Is it safe? ## I am needing to get a hold of a medicine called Tribedoce. I am unable to go to Mexico to get it. How can I get the medicine to me, or can I find one similar to it in the US? ## I have not seen Tibedoce in the US, but I have used it 5 years for my sciatic nerve. It contains B12,B1,B6 and diclofenaco for the inflamation. It works. I use it everytime my sciatic nerve acts up. Your sciatic does run down you leg this could be why it helps your legs. The doctor had prescribe the diclofenaco by itself for my back but it would upset my stomach. when I found the Tribedoce I told a friend and she said sh...

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Severe right foramenal stenosis c3 c4

I began having a dull ache at the base of where my neck meets my head. Left side. I was 19. They tested everything but my neck. Fast forward 17 years and a chiropractor orders an mri of my neck. The diagnosis was severe right foramenal stenosis c3 c4. This was 6 years ago. My symptoms at the present time are dull ache l side of neck. Severe morning stiffness to the point where i can barely get out of bed. Neck pain. It feels like when i wake up that there is a hump sitting on top of c7. Like a 25 lb barbell is there 24/7. My posture is bad. I get numbness tingling in my hands and fingers. Very bad in am. I have had 3 epidurals. Useless! Seen 4 neurosurgeons . 3 said it didnt look bad at all . Why would a radiologist say severe r stenosis!? The director of neurosurgery at new england bap...

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Btrex Vitamin

Is Btrex a complex of B1, B6, and B12 vitamins? My doctor has prescribed me this vitamin, and I consider that a 30 day supply is expensive when comparing prices with a B-Complex bottle. Your advise is appreciated. ## I was unable to locate sufficient information on this supplement, possibly due to the spelling or if it's only manufactured overseas. Do you know if the spelling is correct? Also, does this supplement have a label on the back with all the ingredients? I only ask because I can tell you based on the ingredients and price if this is really worth what you are paying and whether or not you can find something with a better nutrition profile for a cheaper or equal cost. If this is in fact a B Vitamin Complex and only that, then there are certainly many other brand alternatives...

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Pregabalin & Tegretol: Safe Long-Term?

I had nerve pain in my forehead (on the right side above my eyes), diagnosed as fibromyalgia or a mild form of trigeminal neuralgia. I have been taking Pregabalin OD 100 mg twice daily for more than 18 months and Tegretol CR 200 - 1/2 tablet three times a day for 12 months. I also take a vitamin supplement daily. No other medications. My age is 71, male. I have not observed any side effects except for increased appetite and some memory loss, which may not be related to these medications but just age-related. Can I continue these medications for so long without causing kidney, liver, or heart damage? ## I have PTSD, extremely bad anxiety and my back has been broke twice. I was on Xanax and it helped me so much. I have Medicare and want to find a Doctor who believes Xanax helps patients #...

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Alternatives to Daflon in Australia

I need help finding a similar alternative to Daflon that's available in Australia... I tried many brands and nutrition doesn't work. Please reply. Thanks. ## can I get Deflon in Australia/any alternative medication for deflon ## Hello Miro, I'm sorry to hear that you are struggling to find medication or a diet that helps you with your situation. Daflon is most commonly paired with it's use to treat hemorrhoids, and going off that assumption I have to say that there are too many different brands of hemorrhoid medication to list here. In addition to that it would not be safe for either of us for me to recommend you any medications as I do not have access to your medical history. I know that you mentioned that nutrition doesn't work for you but in the mean time here is ...

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Are evion 400 vitamin e green capsules vegetarian?

Are the green capsules of Evion 400 vegetarian? I am a strict vegetarian... Can I consume this medicine? ## Veg or non veg please let me know so that v veg can use it fr hair fallw ## @Prachi / Shah bindu, Have either of you tried contacting the manufacturer of Evion capsules for more specific details on their tablets? I did a little digging on this topic myself and it appears that the Evion brand originates from India. However I haven't had any luck pinpointing the manufacturer itself. Do you happen to have a package (that came with your product) displaying the list of inactive ingredients? If so, please post them here so that I or someone else may be able to better assist you. ## I need information on whether the green capsules of evion 400 are vegetarian, because i am vegetarian?...

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