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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
72 years experience in Preventive Medicine
A wild flower: It produces an oil, hence oil of evening primrose, that contains an excellent balance of omega 6 and 3 oils that makes it a good anti-inflammatory. Dr ... Read More
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A 68-year-old female asked:
Dr. C Julio Aponte
52 years experience in Rheumatology
Oil? yes: Primrose oil is like any oil, 9 k calories per gram; no real help for anything and too expensive to ingest enough.
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
Herbs and Supplement: You may be asking the wrong professionals this question. I have waited for a day or so to see if anyone had an answer for you. But, medicine in gen ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arthur Balin
46 years experience in Dermatology
Evening primrose: See wikipedia for discussion of the flower under: oenothera. The evening primrose seeds contain oil which is a fatty acid. The oil. Contains 7 to 1 ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
No: No it does not.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience in Dermatology
Rosacea and herbs: Supplements: supplement with gamma-linolenic acid, which improves the health of the skin. Good sources include evening primrose oil and black currant ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Matt Wachsman
35 years experience in Internal Medicine
Well.....: Commercial preparations of evening primrose oil are typically standardized to 8 percent GLA and 72 percent linoleic acid. You don't want to make it yo ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Primrose effects: Primrose oil is sometimes used for high blood pressure in adults.It is possible that the primrose caused a drop of blood pressure in your infant and a ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
No: Scars are permanent.

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