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what are the dangers of pycnogenol

A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
There are no studies: There are no sudies have been done to see if it is safe to take pycnogenol with any meds so we can not answer this question based on evidence but ac ... Read More

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Dr. Marsha Davis
27 years experience in Internal Medicine
Probably none: As far as i know there have been no scientific studies in this drug and kidney stones, but understanding how it works i don't see that it should have ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
Pycnogenol: No good evidence it is effective for anything.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Atique Mirza
30 years experience in Cardiology
Probably yes: Pycnogenol is known for its wide array of health benefits. Primarily taken as a food supplement, it can dramatically increase overall wellbeing when i ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Can not recommend: The use if Pine Bark extract has not been well studied or shown to be beneficial for the treatment of endometriosis. It would not be right to recommen ... Read More
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A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Unknown: Pycnogenol is the brand name for a product from the extract of pine bark of a tree known as the french maritime pine. Pycnogenol is not an fda approve ... Read More
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A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
53 years experience in Internal Medicine
Safe: No danger of taking both of these.
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A female asked:
Dr. Joseph Accurso
28 years experience in Radiology
No data on internet: No definite evidence this supplement is related to kidney stones at recommended dose of 120 to 450 mg for 6 months via a quick internet search. Ho ... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Theodore Wu
21 years experience in Ophthalmology
Lattice: Lattice degeneration is age related....There is no known preventive method....
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay
20 years experience in Hospital-based practice
U can. Y wd u want2?: I don't think anyone can physically stop you from swallowing the pills. But my question is, why would you want to gamble with your health? You have no ... Read More
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