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what are the dangers of triphala

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Dr. Lynne Weixel
36 years experience Clinical Psychology
East and West: This is an Ayurvedic herbal rasayana formula and you really need to ask your Eastern practitioner about how to (if at all) combine it w/ Western medic ... Read More

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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Walter Husar
33 years experience Neurology
None: None reported.
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Dr. John Kim
Dr. John Kim answered
17 years experience Internal Medicine
Not sure: Have not heard of problems taking them together. Would discuss with your prescriber
Dr. Jayshree Chander
31 years experience Holistic Medicine
Yes: Are you taking these herbal remedies under the guidance of any practitioner? Triphala is quite safe. Ashwagandha and Shatavri should be taken with gui ... Read More
A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arthur Heller
43 years experience Gastroenterology
Is, but should it?: 3 fruits in an ayurvedic preparation; used as a "detoxifier", primarily a laxative. Can cause cramps, gastrointestinal upset, and diarrhea. Wouldn't ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Arnoult
25 years experience Family Medicine
Probably not: There is no supplement that is effective for weight loss alone. Triphala will not hurt you but you will not simply lose weight by taking it. Lifesty ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
Triphaia juice: This most likely thing it will do is to make your pocket book not so heavy as you waste money on it.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Not sure: Triphala churna is an Ayurvedic medicine that is reported to remove toxins from the GI tract & cleanse the liver, gallbladder& kidneys. I co ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Krishna Kumar
55 years experience Psychiatry
Triphala,weight loss: Triphala is blend of 3 berries (dried and ground into powder form) that originated in India. These 3 berries- Amalaki, Haritaki and Bibhitaki have ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
56 years experience General Surgery
Cure no may help: Ayurvedic remedy means three fruits, amala, harada, bihara is a natural laxative, found to be useful several conditions. Some studies in india showed ... Read More
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Sneid
41 years experience Endocrinology
One that: Avoids the herbs and supplements which are a waste of your money, can cause adverse side effects, and may interfere with real medication. To lose weig ... Read More
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