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is chamomile tea good for constipation

A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Greenberg
29 years experience Pediatrics
It won't do much: Other than provide a bit of fluids. Fluids themselves are important. Try prune juice.
Dr. Stephen Borowitz
41 years experience Pediatric Gastroenterology
Not very effective: Camomile tea is not a very effective treatment for constipation. If you want to use some sort of tea, the best option is senna tea - senna is a plant ... Read More

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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Constipation: Reduce the milk intake and give your baby prune juice or you can add a teaspoon of dark karo syrup to each bottle of milk.
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayana Trivedi
39 years experience Internal Medicine
:-) You are so sweet: Camomile Tea help one relax, so it can help one sleep . Jet lag happens because of sudden time difference and difference in exposure to sun light. Our ... Read More
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Dr. Chan Hwang
27 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
May help: If you do use chamomile tea, make sure you are not pregnant, because it is contraindicated in pregnancy. Other natural aids for jet lag may include va ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Haynes
37 years experience Endocrinology
Probably no effect: There are no good research studies of the effects of chamomile tea on blood pressure in humans. It is probably harmless, but also without benefit on b ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Venkata Chilakapati
23 years experience Cardiology
Chamomile tea: There is no data available.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
40 years experience Clinical Psychology
Xylitol: Xylitol is a natural sugar and breaks up biofilm in the body. That's where germs multiply. It is found in a nasal spray called xlear (pronounced "cl ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Goldstein
31 years experience Ophthalmology
Unproven: We have no research to support any health benefits from tea.
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bryan Levey
27 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Chamomile is soothing and antispasmodic. You might also consider teas made from ginger and/or fennel, which are both digestive aids. Ginger has the ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
34 years experience Ophthalmology
No: It has no effect on these problems.
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Visalakshi Vallury
24 years experience Family Medicine
Tough question: There are no proven remedies for nightmares or sleep paralysis. You should avoid herbal supplement use with your current medications. Have you always ... Read More
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