A 59-year-old male asked:
Best dose of cayenne pepper for cleaning arteries and ways to take it.
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
General Practice 29 years experience
Herbal Myths: I know of no physician who would prescribe cayenne pepper as a treatment. So, i think this question may be beyond the scope of this medical app. I know of no science or medical recommendation for this kind of treatment. I believe this is a myth and I am wary of taking this seriously.
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Last updated Sep 4, 2017
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