Ideal body weight (IBW) is the weight that people are expected to weigh based on age, sex, and height. Ideal body weight is typically used as a tool to calculate the dosage of most medications. There are two different formulas to determine IBW; one formula for men and another for women.
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Natural Medicines rates effectiveness based on scientific evidence according to the following scale: Effective, Likely Effective, Possibly Effective, Possibly Ineffective, Likely Ineffective, Ineffective, and Insufficient Evidence to Rate.
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