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The human skin is the outer covering of the body. In humans, it is the largest organ of the integumentary system. The skin has multiple layers of ectodermal tissue and guards the underlying muscles, bones, ligaments and internal organs.[1] Human skin is similar to that of most other mammals, except that it is not protected by a fur. Though nearly all human skin is covered with hair follicles, it can appear hairless. There are two general types of skin, hairy and glabrous skin.[2] The adjectiv...

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accutane long term side effects
I have a son that took accutane 60 mg a day for six months in a row three years ago. Now after many trips to doctors over strange medical problems, it seems accuatne is the culprit medication that has caused servere joint and muscle pain, severe dry lips, redness in face, eye infections of own immune system attacking itself, systems of osteoarthritis in both shoulders, both wrist and right hand, blood in stool, possible hair loss, abnormal liver function test results in AST and ALT. My son went from being a high school football and track athlete while taking this medication three years ago to someone that is in constant pain just washing a car. After I have researched this drug extensively, I can't believe that the FDA allows this drug originally made for cancer patients to be marke...
Updated 2 minutes ago in Accutane.
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antibotic pills
Gray and white used or acne ## Hello, Patty! How are you? That's not a lot to go on, but it might be Doxycycline, it's the one most commonly used to treat it. Clindamycin is also used. Do either of those sound familiar? Side effects to these antibiotics may include nausea, dizziness, non-allergic skin rash and diarrhea.
Updated 7 hours ago in Doxycycline.
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can you use gelmicin for acne!?
I've been braking out lately and have had many big nasty red pimples so i was wondering if i used this would it clear it up??? ## Hello, Girly! How are you? You shouldn't use a prescription product, if it wasn't prescribed for you and, since this one is not formulated to treat acne, it could actually contain something that might make it worse. Have you consulted your doctor? Are you on any other medications? Has anything changed in your diet or skin care routine recently? ## Can i use Gelmicin to cure stretched ear blow out?:
Updated 3 days ago.
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Accutane and Infertility
I took accutane almost 14 years ago as a teenager. I am now a 32 year old woman who has just been diagnosed with infertility that they believe is linked to autoimmune issues. I truly believe that accutane is the cause of this; from the research that I have done it seems that accutane has been linked to other thyroid-related diseases, but that they have not yet been able to prove a link between accutane and infertility. There are, however, actually more people like me out there than I originally thought. Being diagnosed with ovarian dysfunction has been a horrific, horrific blow. And while there was plenty of information about accutane and birth defects, no one ever mentioned a possibility of future infertility. I was a teenager! This is a tragedy and I believe something should be done a...
Updated 9 days ago in Accutane.
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Sulfur & Cream of Tartar Wafer
Years ago, given to each of us once per day for keeping mosquitos from biting & if they bit us, would not cause problems. ## Where can I find Sulfur and Cream of Tarter Wafers? I took them as a kid and never had any problems with bug bites and ticks and we played in the woods every day. As I got older I never had acne. I wanted to have my daughter try it, but can not find them. They were a little flat wafer about the size of a quarter and chewable. The taste was not bad at all....and a somewhat sweet. Can someone help me find this product if it exists? ## Linda, glad to see that someone besides I remembers these wafers. I still have not found them anywhere but I will keep checking smalltowm pharmicies & hopefully locate them somewhere!!! I just know they were wonderful! ## I fou...
Updated 9 days ago.
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(AE) american equivalent drug number for these DRUGS
Sir/Madam Please tell me the AE(American equivalent drug number ) of the following drugs ..The insurance Premera Blue cross is asking me cause they said they cant reimburse the drugs that I bought outside the US without the (AE). pinaverium bromide 50mg essentiale forte vildagliptin galvus 50mg ## Can you please help to find the ae number for following 1. Elidel Cream 1% GM 2. Fucidin ointment 2% GM 3. Ataraz 10mg/5ml, 4, Betaderm Ointment 0.05% GM
Updated 14 days ago in Elidel.
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Renal calculi is removed from Ayurvedic medicine
Development of the stones is related to decreased urine volume or increased excretion of stone-forming components such as calcium, oxalate, urate, cystine, xanthine, and phosphate. and all thes compound are removed by Ayurvedic Medicine. Trust Me its true, if u really want to avoid operation Contact Me ## Hi Manoj, Can you please submit more details about your Ayurvedic Medicine treatment? It might be beneficial for everyone to learn more about it on this page before considering any services. ## Dear i cant submit more details about my Medicine due to may some fake doctors exploit peoples. iam not giving any paid service, its free to all but if patient satisfy(Calculi gets dissloved or removed) with my medicine then they can give my fee its not compulsory. ## can remove calculi in ball ...
Updated 14 days ago in Urea.
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isotretinoin and hydroxyurea interaction
case of sickle cell aneamia on hydroxyurea since 4 yrs has chronic extensive acne roaccutane-(isotretinoin) has beeen recommendation for 6 months would like to know interaction between these two drugs
Updated 15 days ago in Isotretinoin.
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quadriderm acne
Can I use this on my acne I have bad acne onmy checks and four head and ive tried everything . Does it work? Is it safe ? Please help im desperate for a cure
Updated 16 days ago.
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accutane and birth defects
I am wondering if there are any women who have completed their suggested doses of Accutane and had children later. Have there been birth defects that seem as though they could have been triggered by previous Accutane use? I know there are significant risks of birth defects while actively on the drug, but what about the long-term after-use impacts on reproduction? I wish I could ask some physicians to participate in a long-term, observational study for this but I'd have no idea how to go about it. It doesn't seem like anything is out there on this topic. ## Well, April….what I have to say on the subject is…. Having used sites like this for many years and having read/answered many, many posts there are a lot of people that have taken it and experienced health issues th...
Updated 19 days ago in Accutane.
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