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how much evening primrose oil should I take daily

A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Interactiosn: Per the Drugs.com drug interaction checker there may be minor interactions between Wellbutrin and Evening primrose but no significant interactions hav ... Read More

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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
Primrose oil: I recommend that on never take snake oil like primrose oil. There has been no good research and they can add anything they want ( and do) : arsenic, m ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Seema Patel
26 years experience Holistic Medicine
1000-2000mg: Oil of primrose can help some people with their pms symptoms. Usually you have to take a big enough dose from a well produced drug company for it to ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ew Christensen
27 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: You can start with 1gm of primrose oil, but it is good to balance it with a good fish oil and some flax. It would be a good idea to get in for evalua ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Seema Patel
26 years experience Holistic Medicine
Depends: Oil of primrose is often used for pms and has an additional fat for those who need it. It is usually fine to take and causes few symptoms, perhaps GI ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Why?: The bigger question is why on earth would you want to? They are a waste of money.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Greer
43 years experience Family Medicine
Don't know: A problem with anything not prescribed by a dr. Is that we have no idea what is in the substance you are taking.Please read the very small print on th ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Irving Harper
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Not wise: Both passion flower and evening primrose oil contain chemicals that may reduce the blood's ability to form clots. When taken together, they can increa ... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Take neither one: Why would a 22 year take either one of them? They offer not value.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
Evening primrose: According to epocrates a medical app, there is no interaction between divaloproex and evening primrose.

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