Inflammation

What does it mean to have a lab result of Leukocyte …

Develop your civilization!The must play city-builder.In a urinalysis, this is a chemical that’s tested for. When leukoctyes, or white blood cells, are present in the urine, they produce this chemical called leukocyte esterase. Sometimes it can be detected even if no white cells are present as they can disintegrate and still leave behind the chemical.…

Is it safe to take 200 mg ibuprofen daily?

The original question asked: Is taking one ibuprofen each day bad for you? The side effects of ibuprofen include nausea, stomach ulcers/bleeding, raised liver enzymes, diarrhea, constipation, nose bleeds, headache, dizziness, rash, salt and fluid retention, and hypertension (high blood pressure), as well as weight gain. Taking 1 pill at a time? Just means it…

Is occult blood 2+ in urine normal?

Ad by Oregon COVID-19 Vaccine InformationAre COVID variants really more contagious?A higher viral load makes the new COVID variants more contagious. Get your vaccine questions answered.Blood in the urine (called hematuria) is abnormal. There are various etiologies of microscopic (seen only under the microscope) and/or gross hematuria (seen with the nake eye) including benign essential…

My ESR in blood is 65. Is it dangerous or is it mild?

Ad by Oregon COVID-19 Vaccine InformationSafe, effective, free. Learn more about the COVID vaccines.Over 2.8 million people in Oregon have gotten the COVID vaccine. Read their stories and get trusted info.It is pretty much higher than the normal ( but you should have mentioned, whether the ESR – Erythrocyte Sedimention Rate, reading was done at…

Is a CRP blood level of 16 dangerous?

Is a CRP blood level of 16 dangerous?Ad by Oregon COVID-19 Vaccine InformationSafe, effective, free. Learn more about the COVID vaccines.1 million people in Oregon have gotten the COVID vaccine. Read their stories and get trusted info.CRP (C-reactive protein) is a protein that is produced in the liver. This protein is increased in several conditions…

Is 125 mcg too much to take in a day of vitamin D3?

Step 1. Stop Supplementing With Vitamin D Depending on what supplements you are taking, this step may include more than just avoiding taking your vitamin D capsules. To give you an example, ​multivitamins often contain vitamin D. The same is true ​for other supplement formulations. Therefore, be sure to check the labels of any of…

Autoimmune/Immune Illness

Autoimmune/Immune DiseaseLupus, RA, Sjogrens, myositis, scleroderma, MS, PIDD, CF, chemo, and more!I have to take a week off methotrexate, before I get the Carona vaccine- can I expect any withdrawl? (Been on it for 7 months) I wound up taking 2 weeks off, at a pharmacists recommendation, before finding out I’m actually ineligible for the…

What does a CRP level of 5 mean in a blood test?

What does a CRP level of 5 mean in a blood test? Ad by Oregon COVID-19 Vaccine InformationHave COVID vaccine questions? Get expert answers.It’s normal to have questions about the COVID vaccines. We have answers. Learn more today.C-reactive protein (CRP) is a marker of inflammation in the body. Therefore, its level in the blood increases…

How long does aspirin thin your blood?

There are many who INCORRECTLY think that Vitamin K2 does not affect blood clotting time. THIS IS NOT THE CASE. Read below: “ Vitamin K and Blood Clotting ~Several proteins involved in blood clotting depend on vitamin K to get their job done. Blood clotting may sound like a bad thing, and sometimes it is.…