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egyptian licorice tea benefits

A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
40 years experience Clinical Psychology
Tea/Theanine: There is a component in tea called theanine that relaxes a person and at the same time sharpens his or her focus. It's not the same for herbal teas e ... Read More
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Licorice Tea: Licorice root is reported to possibly form a moist protective coating on the stomach ; esophagus which may be helpful for stomach ulcers ; gastric ref ... Read More

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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Felizardo Belga
63 years experience General Practice
Different conditions: Don't correlated what you felt yesterday and today. I suppose they have no bearing with each others. Thanks. Take care. Drbelga.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
42 years experience Psychiatry
Not really, no: Licorice is not really a stimulant. But one animal study does show that licorice extract (not tea) might have antidepressant-like activity on par wit ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
I am unable to find: Insomnia listed as a side effect of licorice root tea.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Stachler
31 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Licorice root tea: Anything warm will soothe the throat when it is inflamed. Gargle with warm saltwater 1 to 2 tsp of kosher salt to one quart of water. This will take t ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arthur Heller
43 years experience Gastroenterology
Be careful: DGL, deglycirrhinated licorice can soothe, heal stomach. Regular licorice can cause excess adrenal hormones (when taken in excess,).. unlikely that a ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carrie Cannon
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Dangers of licorice: Licorice tea is supposed to be caffeine-free. Licorice is not known to be a stimulant. If your tea contains glycyrrhizin, you could experience seriou ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Not recommended: The licoricetea can interfere with the potency of your birth control pills avoid.
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Taj Jiva
Dr. Taj Jiva answered
45 years experience Internal Medicine
Many: Tea's have high content of flavonoids — plant-derived compounds that are antioxidants. Green tea is a source of a catechins which are more powerful t ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
The leaves contain : Antioxidant polyphenols. Studies show that the polyphenols in green tea have an anti-carcinogenic effect as well as leading to a reduced heart disease ... Read More

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