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Doctor insights on: Advocare Herbal Cleanse Side Effects

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What are the side effects of consuming alcohol while taking herbal supplements like those in Advocare MNS Max 3?

What are the side effects of consuming alcohol while taking herbal supplements like those in Advocare MNS Max 3?

Interactions: Those interactions are probably unknown. You didn't say how much you drink, and too much isn't really good by itself, let alone, mixed with 'herbs.' Herbs are not regulated by the FDA to be safe or effective for any condition. In fact, I am pretty the label says that they are not intended to diagnose, treat or cure any condition. There will not be any scientific studies to prove they are safe. ...Read more

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What are normal Advocare catalyst side effects?

Why have side: Effects??? DO NOT USE! My opinion only!

Dr Z ...Read more

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I'm curious about the side effects of Advocare, have you heard of anyone being light headed, I describe it to my mom like having a migraine but no pain?

I'm curious about the side effects of Advocare, have you heard of anyone being light headed, I describe it to my mom like having a migraine but no pain?

ElectrolyteImbalance: Advocare cleanse phase is basically use of glorified laxatives and can cause electrolyte imbalance.
I suggest you consult your doctor and have your blood tested including blood sugar and BP Check asap ...Read more

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I take wellbutrin (bupropion) and I'm on a vitamin cleanse Advocare 24 day challenge. Can the herbal and vitamin supplements stop my wellbutrin (bupropion) from working?

I take wellbutrin (bupropion) and I'm on a vitamin cleanse Advocare 24 day challenge. Can the herbal and vitamin supplements stop my wellbutrin (bupropion) from working?

Not likely: The herbal parts of this regimen seem to include milk thistle, echinacea, and astragalus -- none of which should cause a problem with wellbutrin (bupropion). If you're also taking the fiber part of this plan, I suggest taking that separately from your medication so that absorption is as good as possible. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take an antibiotic for strep throat with Advocare herbal cleanse pack?

Is it safe to take an antibiotic for strep throat with Advocare herbal cleanse pack?

Recommend against: This. Cleansers can pull out toxins from tissues overly rapidly. This can make you feel ill. If you already have a bacterial infection and you add mobilized toxins to this mixture - you can seriously harm your health. ...Read more

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Is there any side effects by using height growing herbal powders???

Is there any side effects by using height growing herbal powders???

Growth supplements: Hormonal supplements to treat short stature can be very dangerous to your health. These medicines are unregulated and may have manny impurities. They may contain actual growth hormones and use may cause you heart and other internal gland damage. See your medical doctor to get a proper evaluation and get treated by safe medication if you need it. There is nothing wrong with being short ...Read more

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Does herbal drug cause side effects?

Yes they can...: Herbal drugs are not harmless like people commonly think. Most of them can cause side effects and also interact with other medications or foods as any other drug could. If you are planning on starting one please always consult with your doctor first. ...Read more

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Does consuming herbal life causes any side effects and harmful to one's health?

No: Unfortunately, some dis-reputable companies may either mix impurities or
the % of pure herbs in the preparation in very small. So as long as you buy from
acceptable companies, you are safe.
Visit willner chemist. Com to get an idea! ...Read more

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Plzz suggest something herbal which works on my height em 18ys 43kg n a girl suggest smthng with no side effects?

Plzz suggest something herbal which works on my height em 18ys 43kg n a girl suggest smthng with no side effects?

Nothing: You need something to do what? No matter what, nothing herbal will help with increasing your height, if that is the question. ...Read more

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What medication is recommended for mild OCD? Which one got less side effects? Is there any herbal/nature medication for OCD?

What medication is recommended for mild OCD? Which one got less side effects? Is there any herbal/nature medication for OCD?

Medication could be worse than the problem: . There are many psychotropic medications which could help with OCD. Unfortunately the side effects are numerous and it really depends on the patient. Perhaps you could try some relaxation therapy such as yoga or massage to help you overall relax. ...Read more

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What can be done to alleviate agoraphobia. Are there pills with no side-effects (herbal) that treat this?

What can be done to alleviate agoraphobia. Are there pills with no side-effects (herbal) that treat this?

Treatment: There is medication to decrease the symptoms. However, the cure is changing your perceptions and thoughts. This is usually done in psychotherapy. ...Read more

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Is herbal life shake good decision to reduce weight? Is there any risk of side effects...Please explain me

Is herbal life shake good decision to reduce weight? Is there any risk of side effects...Please explain me

Not a good decision: There is no quick way to lose weight. It is a combination of determination, perseverance, proper diet, exercises and a through medical examination before launching on a program. There are no quick fixes like herbal drinks, magnets, or other drinks ; gadgets claiming unrealistic results. ...Read more

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Do herbal products for weight loss have side effects on body, and we left after weight loss. Weight comes back.

Do herbal products for weight loss have side effects on body, and we left after weight loss. Weight comes back.

Weight loss is only: Maintained if one continues to have a healthy lifestyle: physical activity ; moderate calories/ nutritious food. Just as all medications have potential for side effects- so don't herbal products. By the way, don't expect herbals or meds to take weight off of you - that requires committment, exercise ; smart eating. Take care. ...Read more

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Hello I want a medicine for the nervous and for the stress also for the thinking to much but I want a herbal medicine Has no side effects?

Hello I want a medicine for the nervous and for the stress also for the thinking to much but I want a herbal medicine Has no side effects?

Source not symptoms: Needs to discuss your issues with someone who is not biased or will judge you. I would not mess with any particular meds or supplements, without having an appointment with a psychologist or Dr. ...Read more

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Is there any herbal supplement s which I can take in reducing my obesity but please no side effects please help me?

No magic weight loss: Nope. Unfortunately there is no easy or magic way or secret to weight loss other then changing the type of diet you consume, limiting your calories and moving on a very regular basis enough to burn off excess sugars and fats. ...Read more

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I'm looking for herbal remedy for atopic dermatitis without side effects?

I'm looking for herbal remedy for atopic dermatitis without side effects?

Doesn't exist: Many people believe that "herbal" means "safe" and "no side effects", and manufacturers encourage that myth. But many substances, such as poison ivy, are "herbal", and you don't want them anywhere near their skin. Furthermore, the product with no possible side effects, herbal or not, does not exist. Don't waste your money on "no side effect" remedies; they don't work, and do have side effects. ...Read more

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What are some herbal remedies to counteract the sexual side effects of medication?

What are some herbal remedies to counteract the sexual side effects of medication?

Unobtainium: C'mon, you know it depends on 3 things. The medication, the side effect, and what do you think is the third and most important?
You're 100% correct. The individual. And you know the next step? Yep! A heart to heart with that caring, wise doctor who prescribed that med. ...Read more

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Do any herbal supplements have dangerous side effects if taken with glipizide and metphormin?

Do any herbal supplements have dangerous side effects if taken with glipizide and metphormin?

It depends: Please see the label. All the mechanism of herbal medications are not known but some of them are notorious to cause side effects due to interaction. ...Read more

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Why are drs so against herbal supplements when pharmaceuticals are full of side effects (sometimes deadly)?

Why are drs so against herbal supplements when pharmaceuticals are full of side effects (sometimes deadly)?

Many reasons: Many doctors are against herbal medications because they don't understand them. Those that do understand them are cautious because many herbal medications do not come as advertised. A number of studies have shown contaminants and adulteration of herbals. ...Read more

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Was on 50 Zoloft (sertraline) for PPD for 4 m. Now 5m pp. Feeling increasingly more depressed. Anything herbal to help instead of meds with side effects?

Was on 50 Zoloft (sertraline) for PPD for 4 m. Now 5m pp. Feeling increasingly more depressed. Anything herbal to help instead of meds with side effects?

Specialized Psychotx: In many populous centers you can find psychotherapists experienced in post-partum distress. They really can help and they'd know the best natural treatments. There also may be support groups - ask your OBGYN for referrals. Here's a bit of info: http://www. Livestrong. Com/article/119220-nonprescription-medications-depression/
I hope you find good help - Best wishes! ...Read more

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What are some herbal remedies to counteract the sexual side effects of cogentin (benztropine)?

What are some herbal remedies to counteract the sexual side effects of cogentin (benztropine)?

I know of none: It may be that you are actually having side-effects to another medication you are taking, such as the one (s) in which Cogentin (benztropine) is prescribed to prevent side-effects. Antipsychotic medications are notorious for causing sexual side-effects. Cogentin (benztropine) is prescribed to prevent other side-effects from the antipsychotics, such as stiffness, tremors and restlessness. ...Read more

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I have terrible side effects from most anti depressants, gagging, dry heaves, major fatigue. I am unwilling to try yet another. Are there any herbal remedies to try?

I have terrible side effects from most anti depressants, gagging, dry heaves, major fatigue. I am unwilling to try yet another. Are there any herbal remedies to try?

Limited evidence: Your best bet is to continue trials including some of the older drugs like tricyclics or nonSSRI such as bupropion, mirtazapine, etc. There are some alternatives such as SAMe and St. John's Wort but due to the lack of regulation (and unscrupulous businesses) you have no idea of knowing what you're getting in a bottle. Consider a thorough medical exam to see if other tx might help (hormone, etc). ...Read more

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What can I take to overcome fatigue? ....Is there some herbal medicine w/o side effects? I am taking 200 mg sertraline, amlodipine & atenolol.

What can I take to overcome fatigue? ....Is there some herbal medicine w/o side effects? I am taking 200 mg sertraline, amlodipine & atenolol.

Look for cause: One needs to look for what's causing fatigue before looking for herbal or non herbal treaent, as it could be side effect of your medications, both amlodipine and Propranolol are known to do it. On the other hand anxiety or depression not treated fully can cause fatigue too. ...Read more

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Is Advocare side effect swelling?

Is Advocare side effect swelling?

If you've developed: Swelling on this 28 day cleansing protocol - then something may be amiss. You might want to check with your physician. ...Read more

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If you have cirrhosis, can using the Advocare cleanse be helpful?

If you have cirrhosis, can using the Advocare cleanse be helpful?

STOP...Don't do it!: Healthtap physicians have repeatedly addressed this subject with a clear "no" answer to your question. There is virtually no value to liver flushes, cleansers, enemas, irrigation machines when the technique is accomplished to "detox" or eliminate "accumulated waste" or for weight loss. There are few real health benefits but significant unjustified risk. Don't use cleanser please unless prescribed. ...Read more