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1. To administer an excessive dose.

2. An excessive dose.

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Debating Evolution

... a gene mutation introduced by bacteria or it could be simply that the amount of the Vitamin was more plentiful in the intake therefore creating an overdose situation, which would trigger the shut down. With adverse effects of too much vitamin C include the shut down of many internal organs, vision ...

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by skikr88
Fri Nov 25, 2011 11:30 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Debating Evolution
Replies: 7
Views: 5931

Effects of drug over dose on kidney functions.

One of the effects of a drug overdose is a serious decrease in blood pressure. How might this affect kidney function? It leads to kidney disorders but can anyone please provide a specific point or example.

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by Unknown12
Fri Jul 22, 2011 12:52 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Effects of drug over dose on kidney functions.
Replies: 1
Views: 1726

Is Spirulina really good for our health ?

... into vitamin A if the body already has a lot of the vitamin stored. However, excessive intake of B-carotene can have similar harmful effects as overdose of vitamin A. Also, B-carotene is stored in the liver, where it may reserve so much "storage space" that some other fat-soluble vitamins, ...

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by biohazard
Mon Feb 14, 2011 2:04 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Is Spirulina really good for our health ?
Replies: 38
Views: 161597

Re: Re:

... can reach toxic levels. Other vitamins, such as vitamin C are water soluble and will simply be expelled from the body as waste; you cannot overdose on vitamin C (though it is often acidic and may cause some sort of urinary tract infection... but not because it is a vitamin.) But, you have ...

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by adihutama
Fri Feb 11, 2011 12:47 am
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Is Spirulina really good for our health ?
Replies: 38
Views: 161597

methylation and acetylation

... the methyl groups needed for the methylation (chromatin and DNA) that goes on during development. Now I do not know what would happen if you overdose on these supplements. I know from nutritional classes that the B vitamins are water soluble, and that when your urine is a bright yellow, that ...

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by kolean
Fri Dec 25, 2009 12:41 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: methylation and acetylation
Replies: 2
Views: 3030
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