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eating raw garlic on empty stomach

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Dr. Alireza Raboubi
15 years experience Family Medicine
No: Blood pressure that high required medication immediately to bring pressure down. Please see a health care provider immediately. Best Health.

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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
59 years experience Internal Medicine
ABSOLUTELY: NONE! Except being "socially unacceptable due to your breath! (;
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
33 years experience Family Medicine
Garlic: i know of no benefit of eating garlic on an empty stomach. In fact it likely would make you feel bad, at least those around you would feel bad.
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Dr. Philip Miller
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NO: No. Otherwise, everyone in the world would need breath mints.
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Dr. Philip Schwarzman
47 years experience Emergency Medicine
No: There is no scientific evidence that that is true. It won't hurt you but it won't help.
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A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
GARLIC HBP : There is no evidence that garlic effects BP. We used to say it may help because it kept away people who increased your BP. But that was Dr. humor.
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A 64-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
40 years experience Holistic Medicine
Yes and yes but...: Turmeric is perfectly fine to take on an empty stomach but some people might have stomach upset with it, in which case you should take it with food. I ... Read More
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A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. Riaz ahmed Ballim
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Cider: Maybe allergic to it but coincidentally sounds like u have flu or acid reflux secondary to the vinegar
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Not really: No there is no truth and you can eat fruit anytime without relation to empty or full stomach.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Choi
Dr. Paul Choi answered
37 years experience Gastroenterology
Stomach Ache : The symptom you are describing is called "hunger pain." it can be a non-specific symptom or may be associated with an ulcer of the stomach. Here is a ... Read More
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Dr. Tanya Russo
25 years experience Pediatrics
No food and meds: Most medications can be given on an empty stomach, but some are recommended to be given with food to help prevent stomach upset or diarrhea. Some ant ... Read More

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