Replace nicotine patch every 24 hours; place it from neck down to waist or around glabrous areas like arms, breast, and abdomen.
Nicotine tablets are most effective when you take it 10-30 minutes before your craving for a cigarette; or you may take 1 tablet every 1.5 -2 hours because its effectiveness lasts 1-2 hours.
Muscle spasm is also known as muscle cramp, which refers to a sudden and involuntary tetanic contraction of muscles that usually causes muscle stiffness and unbearable pain.
Orthostatic hypotension refers to the significant drop in blood pressure (defined as the drop in systolic pressure greater than 20 or the drop in diastolic pressure greater than 10mmHg).
Whethr yeou smoke or not, smoking is hazardous to your health. Statistics from World Health Organization indicates that there are 10 % premature deaths and in some extent it is associated with smoking, passive smoking is also included; 90% death of lung cancer and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease has something to do with smoking as well.
When patients have a hard time emptying bladder on their own, they may have their care taker or themselves utilize self-catheterized intermit clean.
Patients that could not void under normal situation can perform I.C. by themselves or by their caregivers.
Sit bath twice a day or after defecation. Warm water is suggested and duration is about 10 to 15 minutes.
Drink more water before examination to increase urination during examination.Follow physician advice before examination to give local anesthesia perfusion.