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  What Are The Conditions Caused By Baycol?
    - Baycol and Rhabdomyolysis

  What Are The Dangers Of Baycol and Rhabdomyolysis?
  What Are The Symptoms Of A Serious Reaction To Baycol?
    - Symptoms of Baycol muscle damage


What Are The Conditions Caused By Baycol? - Baycol and rhabdomyolysis

The name for the condition thought of as Baycol muscle pain is called Rhabdomyolysis. It is a condition where injury is caused to the kidney by the toxic effects of the content of muscle cells. In looking at Baycol and Rhabdomyolisys, these Baycol muscle pain side effects occur in one in 10,000 people. Baycol is not the only cause of the disorder. Any problems that may cause damage to skeletal muscle tissue, particularly trauma, may possibly affect the kidney as it attempts to remove the toxic content from the blood. The muscle tissue blocking up the kidney, preventing it from functioning correctly, causes the damage. The problem with Baycol and the way that Baycol causes muscle damage is that it causes muscle myoglobin tissue to break down. The kidney itself is effectively a filter, and so other harmful substances are able to remain in the bloodstream as the kidney filters the myoglobin. Thus, the kidney becomes less efficient as it suffers damage from the obstructing muscle tissue. Thus far, 50 deaths have been attributed to Baycol and Rhabdomyolysis allegedly causing the above described problems with Baycol.


What are the dangers of Baycol and Rhabdomyolysis?

The actual problem with Baycol muscle damage is that in addition to performing its prescribed task of blocking a specific enzyme, it also affects other parts of the body in a harmful capacity. The main location of bodily problems with Baycol and the cause of Baycol muscle damage was in the muscle tissue itself. Something that escaped the research capacity of Bayer was the discovery that Baycol forced parts of the muscle tissue to break away from their normal location in the body and become a part of the bloodstream. The main problem is that Myglobin, a pigment found in this muscle, ends up in the bloodstream and must be filtered by the kidney. The body knows that the myoglobin is harmful, and in the same way as it attempts to remove other harmful substances, the kidney tries to filter it. However, the Myglobin can effectively ‘block’ the kidney, causing damage. This is where Baycol and Rhabdomyolysis disease become connected, as Rhabdomyolysis is defined as a disorder involving injury to the kidney caused by toxic effects of the contents of muscle cells.

What are the symptoms of a serious reaction to Baycol? - Symptoms of Baycol muscle damage

The major side-effect of the use of Baycol is Rhabdomyolysis. Any of the following could be signs of a problem with Baycol and Rhabdomyolysis:

·         Muscle tenderness due to affliction by the disease

·         General weakness in the muscles

·         Stiffness in the body

·         Unexplainable fatigue

·         Abnormal urine color

·         Unintentional gain of weight

·         Joint pain

·         Trauma from loss of fluid

·         Chills and shakes

Alleged problems with Baycol, in addition to Baycol muscle damage, include peripheral neuropathy, gastrointestinal side effects, and unexplained allergic reactions. Peripheral neuropathy can be recognized from the loss of feeling in the hands or feet. Gastrointestinal problems are easy to spot, and will result in a general feeling of poor health that would encourage a diagnosis from a doctor. Finally, allergic reactions can be discovered if objects that were previously harmless now result in an allergic reaction.



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