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garcinia cambogia and hypothyroidism

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Dr. David Sneid
41 years experience Endocrinology
Why: Why are you taking the supplement, as the only thing that will lose weight is your wallet. Don't put things in your body when you don't know what they ... Read More

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A female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
Garcinia cambogia: Can I continue taking garcinia cambogia tablets while I am taking medicine for hypothyroidism? Will it help ? ANS: do a search on PubMed to see if you ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Feldman
41 years experience Endocrinology
Unknown: As is the case for most of these unproven supplements, there are no real studies that demonstrate that they do anything beneficial (despite what you m ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Sneid
41 years experience Endocrinology
What?: Why would this possibly help your thyroid? You're old enough to know better. The only thing that can help is brand name T4 replacement and monitor you ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Sneid
41 years experience Endocrinology
Why: Why are you taking the supplement, as the only thing that will lose weight is your wallet. Don't put things in your body when you don't know what they ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
29 years experience Rheumatology
In: Moderation, you could take as appetite suppressant, it interact with diabetes medications and cholesterol drugs.
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A female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Garcinia: Please go online to "Web MD" and look for "garcinia cambogia". You will see that it has no impact on your thyroid. You will also see the potential har ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Rahimi
9 years experience Hepatology
NO Don't use it: Garcinia cambogia is in most weight loss supplements, and can cause liver failure.It was also used in Hydroxycut which was taken off the market as peo ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dwarka Rathi
42 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
No: No side effects other than loosing some money. No scientific study.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Rahimi
9 years experience Hepatology
Don't use it: Garcinia cambogia is in most weight loss supplements, and can cause liver failure.It was also used in Hydroxycut which was taken off the market as peo ... Read More
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