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can you take cod liver oil on an empty stomach

A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Cattey
41 years experience General Surgery
Yes: Take it with food. It shouldn't have any effact on your gerd.

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A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. M. Jan
Dr. M. Jan answered
65 years experience Family Medicine
Aspirin is safe: Aspirin 81 mg daily is recommended.
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Rotchford
40 years experience Addiction Medicine
Probably: I don't know what is in Neurobion Forte but I'm not aware of any known interaction with fish oils and other substances. I think excess amounts of co ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
Fine: There is no problem taking Cod Liver Oil and biotin together. They should both be well-absorbed and neither will interfere with absorption of the othe ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Larry Xanthopoulos
21 years experience Pediatrics
Olive oil: Olive oil is a healthy oil and good to use as opposed to other fats. Not sure why you would take it alone on an empty stomach.
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Lippe
28 years experience Gastroenterology
Cod liver oil: Yes you can take it all together.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Houghton
Specializes in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Sure: There's no right way to take vitamins. Remember that existing strands of hair have no blood supply, so vitamins will not reach them. Vitamins might he ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Weisman
35 years experience Neurology
You can: Might want to check a few things like your vit d and vit a levels though. With all the great seafood restaurants where you live you might think of tr ... Read More
A 62-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Cromwell
33 years experience Clinical Lipidology
No food needed: It can be taken with or without food.
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Miller
9 years experience Family Medicine
Depends on the pill: Some medications need to be taken with food to be properly absorbed. Other medications need to be taken with food to protect your stomach.
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A 68-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Better with food.: As amino acids are a food product, derived from protein of course, they'd be better absorbed if taken with food.
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bryant Cary
7 years experience Pharmacology
Ok with hot food: You should take the digestive enzymes before or with meals of any types. The temperature in your stomach remains pretty close to body temperature rega ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Yes, if necessary: A person can take Ibuprofen (motrin, advil) on an empty stomach, but may get more stomach irritation that way. It is better to take Ibuprofen with som ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Yes: This is not yet an evidence based intervention but some of the work is interesting. Best wishes to you and Baby.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Fish oil: Refer to this wiki for lots of information on fish oil: http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/fish_oil.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Robbins
29 years experience Holistic Medicine
On an empty stomach: Vitamins should always be taken after a meal, otherwise you may get stomach upset. Fish oil should be stored in the refrigerator to help guard agains ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Sure: I hope you get some benefit
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
Better without prot.: Because Amino Acids compete with one another for uptake, bcaa's will be more fully absorbed if you don't eat much other protein with it- you could hav ... Read More
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
34 years experience Gastroenterology
Cod liver oil: although there's good evidence for cod liver oil decreasing triglyceride levels and possible evidence for some improvement in blood pressure and ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tracy Sinha
52 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Cap: How about in casules that is how i take it.
A 60-year-old member asked:
Dr. Claude Parola
39 years experience Internal Medicine
Fine: Cod liver oil contains vitamin a, vitamin d and omega-3 fatty acid, krill oil has high levels of omega-3 fatty acid. Omega-3 is helpful in lowering tr ... Read More
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A 61-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danny Proffitt
42 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: You will "poop" it all out and you won't have enough clean underwear to go around. Put a cork in it and don't take it together (if taking xenical at ... Read More
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