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Antibiotics have hidden dangers claims UK alternative therapy company

A UK company portrays antibiotics as an unnecessary risk while promoting its alternative treatment for cystitis (bladder infections and UTIís). The company believes its product is effective and harmless and claims that antibiotics contain many hidden dangers in the range of possible side effects they may cause. Some of these include fluorine poisoning, tendon tearing, heart attack, heart murmur, palpitations, angina, cerebral thrombosis, sudden death on first dose, liver failure, jaundice, gastrointestinal bleeding, diarrhea, ulcerative colitis, burst intestine, vomiting, constipation, irritable bowel syndrome, anaphylactic shock, dermatitis, vasculitis, angioedema, swelling of lips, eyes, or face, fever, chills and lupus.

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About: Antibiotics have hidden dangers claims UK alternative therapy company

Date: 19 October 2004

Source: eMedia Wire

URL: http://www.emediawire.com/releases/2004/10/emw168914.htm

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