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Can I mix benzalkonium chloride solution with water while sitting in a bath tube? Its a disinfectant but people told me it will help.

Dr. Radha Reddy 90% (83 ratings)
BHMS
Homeopath, Chennai
Can I mix benzalkonium chloride solution with water while sitting in a bath tube?
Its a disinfectant but people told ...
Why would you need a disinfectant. While it sounds health conscious and a good thing in general to do, it may be unnecessary, unless you are having a skin problem. Again a skin problem will not appear if the body's defense wasn't weak to allow an infection to prevail in the first place. Also, the body, internally and externally, is made in a fashion that hosts (allows) microganisms to exist in a symbiotic relationship. They actually can be helpful to us. Probiotics for example. Using disinfectants, deodorants, talcum powder are hence considered interfering with that natural phenomenon of the skin and actually prove counter productive to your intention. Give it a thought! and bathe with fresh clean water. You may clean the bathtub once in a while including disinfectants but avoid to immediately use the bathtub in such a case.
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HI, How safe Mosiba gel (containing choline salicylate ,Lignocaine HCL and Benzalkonium Chloride) to use in mouth ulcer inside lower lips and is it safe to swallow?

Dr. Pawan Kumar Gupta 89% (6273 ratings)
M.D. HERBAL
Alternative Medicine Specialist, Dehradun
HI, How safe Mosiba gel (containing choline salicylate ,Lignocaine HCL and Benzalkonium Chloride) to use in mouth ulc...
Dear Lybrate User, Don't advise medicine, take sky Fruit, Cow Urine caps, org wheat Grass Powder, Nigella cap drink 30 ml Virgin Coconut Oil, kachnar guggul, may contact for any assistance.
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I had pain in my throat and I consulted with doctor. He gave me a gel to put it on the infected part. Its name is Choline Salicylate, Benzalkonium Chloride & Lignocaine HCL liquid Gel but I don't know how to use it. As it is written on the medicine that do not swallow then how to use it.

Dr. Shriganesh Diliprao Deshmukh 89% (5395 ratings)
International Academy of Classical Homeopathy, BHMS
Homeopath, Pune
I had pain in my throat and I consulted with doctor. He gave me a gel to put it on the infected part. Its name is Cho...
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I have redness and itching in eye. I am lactating mother. So ketotifen should not be in eye drops. Please suggest.

Dr. Optom.Amit Sharma 88% (184 ratings)
M.Optom, D.Opt
Optometrist, Noida
I have redness and itching in eye. I am lactating mother. So ketotifen should not be in eye drops. Please suggest.
I think simple lubricating eye drops would give you much needed relief, but get your eyes examined by your eye doctor for better management of the problem.
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I am feeling sleepy and horrible after taking ketotifen, it happens always when I take one tablet. Do I take coffee/tea or what to do to relief. Thanks.

Dr. Shweta Badghare 89% (1865 ratings)
BHMS
Homeopath, Thane
I am feeling sleepy and horrible after taking ketotifen, it happens always when I take one tablet. Do I take coffee/t...
You can take tea coffee but it is temprory relief so can also take homeopathic medicine along with some blood test.
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Foot Drop

Dr. Anuradha Sharma 92% (18697 ratings)
MPT - Orthopedic Physiotherapy, BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Noida
Foot Drop

To avoid dragging the toes, people with foot drop may lift their kneehigher than normal. Or they may swing their leg in a wide arc.

Foot drop can happen to one foot or both feet at the same time. It can strike at any age.In general, foot drop stems fromweakness or paralysis of the muscles that lift the foot. It can have many different causes. Treatments for foot drop vary according to the cause. Most common causes and treatments for foot drop.

What causes foot drop?

  • Foot drop is a symptom of an underlying problem, rather than a disease itself. It can be temporary or permanent. Causes of foot drop include:
  • Nerve injury
  • Brain or spinal disorders
  • Muscle disorders

Here's some more detail on these causes:

Nerve injury. Most commonly, foot drop is caused by an injury to the peroneal nerve. The peroneal nerve is a branch of the sciatic nerve that wraps from the back of the knee to the front of the shin. Because it sits very close to the surface, it may be damaged easily.

An injury to the peroneal nerve may also be associated with pain or numbness along the shin or the top of the foot.

Some common ways the peroneal nerve is damaged or compressed include:


How do doctors treat foot drop?

Treatment for foot drop will depend on the cause. Early treatment may improve chances of recovery.

Treatments may include:

  • Lightweight braces
  • Shoe inserts (orthotics)
  • Physical therapy
  • Surgery
  • Lightweight braces are the most common treatment. They're used to support the leg.
  • Physical therapy is used to strengthen foot and leg muscles. It may improve a person's ability to walk. In some cases, electronic devices that stimulate the leg nerves during walking may be appropriate.
  • Surgery may be recommended to try to repair or decompress a damaged nerve. In cases where foot drop is permanent, surgery to fuse the foot and ankle joint or to transfer tendons from stronger muscles may help improve gait and stability

Foot drop, sometimes called" drop foot" is the inability to lift the front part of the foot. This causes the toes to drag along the ground while walking.To avoid dragging the toes, people with foot drop may lift their kneehigher than normal. Or they may swing their leg in a wide arc.Foot drop can happen to one foot or both feet at the same time. It can strike at any age.In general, foot drop stems fromweakness or paralysis of the muscles that lift the foot. It can have many different causes. Treatments for foot drop vary according to the cause. Most common causes and treatments for foot drop.
 

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If 50 tablets of potassium chloride is taken up by someone will he die? What should we do?

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
If 50 tablets of potassium chloride is taken up by someone will he die? What should we do?
The person will die and if the colleagues know about the patients intake than it's better to admit him for further management.
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I am 72 years old male. Few days ago I felt pain in my left eye after reading newspaper and feel pain while viewing tv programmer. I don't have any problem vision wise. Is this a possible symptom of cataract needing operation? I have been taking" ALBALON" drops, this has given me relief.

Dr. Rajagopal Kunnatur 89% (399 ratings)
Phaco Development Program, Fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology, DNB Ophtalmology, MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Mysore
I am 72 years old male. Few days ago I felt pain in my left eye after reading newspaper and feel pain while viewing t...
You may feel you do not have a refractive error. It is possible that you have ataract and it is also possible that you have some form of refractive errror shich could be corrected with just glasses. Another possibility is that you have some amount of dry eye. It is hence advisable to get yourself personally checked by an ophthalmologist.
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Hi, I have used otrivin nasal drop for my 3 month old baby. Any problem is there. I do not understand what to do? He seems very uncomfortable. please help.

Dr. Vandan H. Kumar 89% (196 ratings)
MD Pediatrics
Pediatrician, Vadodara
Hi, I have used otrivin nasal drop for my 3 month old baby. Any problem is there. I do not understand what to do? He ...
Kindly use ortrivin containing sodium chloride for nasal blockage. Do not use otrivin containing xylometazoline or any other content. Otrivin s (nasal saline drops) can be used again and again for nasal blockage/mild cough/respiratory sounds/snorring. It is salt water and safe in infants even if used again and again. Don't place drops in both nose simultaneously as this will irritate the child as they breath from nose primarily. First place 2 drops in blocked nose and after 5-10 mins in another nose. Then clean the nose with cotton.
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My son aged 3 yrs 8months was having continuous coughing problem. After diagnosis IgE level was 2187. Three months ago. Doc gave him Montelukast. After re examine his IgE has inc to 2500. I consulted another doc he has prescribed Ketotifen syp. please advice is it gud or I should take another opinion.

Dr. Mool Chand Gupta 93% (36829 ratings)
MD - Pulmonary, DTCD
Pulmonologist, Faridabad
It is too high. rule out aspergillus infection in lungs. Better consult a paedriatic pulmonologist/ pulmonologist.
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