A 48-year-old female asked:
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gorarcinia cambogia is a fruit that works for weight loss. also in a supplement, is this ok to take if i have hyperparathyroidism and hypothyroid?

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Dr. Marsha Davis
27 years experience Internal Medicine
It should not: Interfere with either of those conditions. Have serious doubts about the claims of its potential for weight loss too!
Answered on Mar 10, 2014
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