U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
A 48-year-old male asked:

is garlic helps for healthy life?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. STEPHEN GIROUX
Pharmacology 40 years experience
Yes: Garlic is totally safe and can be "healthy" sometimes promoted to help keep lower blood pressure- but this may be due to the odor keeping other stressful people away.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month

Similar questions

CA
A 44-year-old member asked:

How can I tell whether I am allergic to garlic?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Ankush Bansal
Internal Medicine 17 years experience
See allergist: See your allergist. He/she can run an allergy test on you to see if you're allergic. But if you develop a rash, sinus congestion, watery eyes, or anaphylaxis whenever handling or consuming garlic, that's a big hint.
A 48-year-old member asked:

Does garlic enhance sexual performance?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Donald Steinmuller
Nephrology and Dialysis 33 years experience
Maybe: ABSTRACT “LEOPIN ROYAL®” (LER), a non-prescription health-promoting medication in Japan, is a preparation containing six natural medicines, namely, aged garlic extract, ginseng, oriental bezoar, velvet antler, cuscuta seed and epimedium herb. Result - it helped erectile dysfunction http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24844765 May be available in Japan: http://aucview.aucfan.com/yahoo/h174523281/
A 41-year-old member asked:

Is garlic good for you?

3 doctor answers5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Garlic: Good for lot of things related to immune system, and especially for cholesterol.
MA
A member asked:

Is garlic good for you when you are sick?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Richard Ruden
Dentistry 38 years experience
Yes: Garlic acts as a natural antibiotic and what causes it to bring about these great benefits is as follows. When a garlic bulb is crushed, it produces allicin. Allicin is a natural antibiotic and anti-fungal. This is the substance that fights against sickness, infections, and fungus.
NG
A 25-year-old male asked:

What's the health benefits of garlic?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Kenneth Smith
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Cholesterol: Mild ten to twelve percent lowering of total cholesterol. In my fringe elevation not high enough to warrant statin i still recommend..

Related questions

A 45-year-old member asked:
2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
A 56-year-old male asked:
1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
A 21-year-old female asked:
1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
A 17-year-old male asked:
1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
A 20-year-old female asked:
1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month
Last updated Dec 13, 2012

People also asked

Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
24/7 visits
$15 per month

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.