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Are homeopathic medicines effective for weight reduction?

Are homeopathic medicines effective for weight reduction?

Homeopathy & weight: There is no specific homeopathy remedy for weight reduction, because remedies are directed more to internal imbalance in the patient who's suffering symptoms rather than the pathologic condition s/he has. Still, i've seen patients treated homeopathically who became much healthier -- and in that process changed lifestyle enough to lose weight. Prescribed correctly, these medicines are powerful. ...Read more

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Are bromelin pills safe and effective for weight reduction?

Are bromelin pills safe and effective for weight reduction?

Bromalin pills: Bromalin supplements are safe but are not usually very effective for weight reduction. ...Read more

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Are naturopathic weight management tablets healthy to take?

Are naturopathic weight management tablets healthy to take?

No proven value: Naturopaths peddle potions that are made under unregulated conditions with no guarantee of potency, composition or purity. Many contain adulterants that can be dangerous or toxic and most are useless fillers. There are no clinical trials of these products. Save your money and work with your regular physician and a good exercise therapist. ...Read more

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Are there homeopathy remedies for weight reduction that have no side effect?

Are there homeopathy remedies for weight reduction that have no side effect?

Certain foods: Water, organic vegetable broth, green leafy vegetables, natural pickles, apples are great to fill you up so you dont feel hungry and they are very low in calories. ...Read more

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What are some effective herbal medications for insomnia?

What are some effective herbal medications for insomnia?

A FEW: There are some herbal remedies with varying success. Valerian, chamomile, and melatonin. Are the most common.Also over the counter is benadryl (diphenhydramine). Remember though that herbal is still medicinal and must be taken with caution as there can still be side effects and risks. ...Read more

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Is mediaxal used for obesity treatments for weight reduction?

Is mediaxal used for obesity treatments for weight reduction?

Mediaxal: A related medication was taken off of the market in 1997 because of serious complications of heart valve disease, pulmonary hypertension and cardiac fibrosis. This medication should not be available to you as it was taken off of the market. It is dangerous to use. ...Read more

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What are some effective weight loss methods?

What are some effective weight loss methods?

Change Your Habits: Effective and sustainable weight loss comes from making a lifestyle change. Learning to eat small frequent meals, low in fat, low in sugar and white starch will reduce hunger, improve metabolism and start you on a path to better health. Read "dr a's habits of health" by dr. Wayne andersen for more comprehensive recommendations. ...Read more

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What weight loss pills are most effective that are prescribed?

What weight loss pills are most effective that are prescribed?

Phentermine: alone and in combination. Tend to result in 10% weigh loss. BUT the gains are quite temporary with the weight coming back on when stopped. ...Read more

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Are there any effective alternative therapies for treating menstrual disorders?

Are there any effective alternative therapies for treating menstrual disorders?

Menstrual disorder: Depends on what kind of mentrual disorder you are referring too. There are many types of menstrual disorders with many types of treatment. ...Read more

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Are amway weight management products effective?

Healthtap doctors: Are asked not to endorse particular products or product lines. ...Read more

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What herbal supplements are used for reducing thyroid problems?

What herbal supplements are used for reducing thyroid problems?

Many available: Consult certified herbalist bugleweed[overactive] fucus[underactive].

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Are there any effective homeopathic medicines for foot burning?

Are there any effective homeopathic medicines for foot burning?

Maybe, but....: The causes of burning may originate within the foot or have origins elsewhere in the body (such as diabetes, thyroid issues, neuropathy). I cannot find any scientifically valid literature on this, but this blog post lists remedies, but nothing specific on the effectiveness in a scientific way: http://genierowson.Com/blog/burning-feet" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">http://genierowson.Com/blog/burning-feet. ...Read more

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How effective are complementary and/or alternative medicine therapies for fibromyalgia?

How effective are complementary and/or alternative medicine therapies for fibromyalgia?

Yes: Complementary and / or alternative therapies can be very helpful in treating fibromyalgia. Diet, exercise, supplements, meditation, yoga, massage, acupuncture, cognitive behavioral therapy, biofeedback, physical therapy, and chiropractic manipulation have all shown to be helpful in treating fibromyalgia. ...Read more

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Are there any effective detoxification drinks for weight loss?

Are there any effective detoxification drinks for weight loss?

Not in my opinion: Detoxification, especially of "colon" and "liver" are widely thought by non-traditional practitioners to be of benefit, but there is zero evidence in medical literature that any of these techniques (cathartics, purgatives, liver "cleansers") either work or are needed. Some may be harmful. The colon does not carry poisons. A sensible low calorie diet and exercise are what is needed! ...Read more

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What are some good (safe) herbal weight management options?

Herbal Weight Mgmt: Herbs that improve your glucose and Insulin metabolism, lower your cortisol surges, and boost your basal metabolism can all help with weight management. Cinnamon, bitter melon, fenugreek, sylvestre, green tea, and ashwaganda are all potentially helpful. ...Read more

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Which are some fda approved weight loss medicines?

Which are some fda approved weight loss medicines?

Weight loss medicine: There are actually 100 different medicines for blood pressure, 10 categories of medicines for diabetes, but very few fda approved medicines for weight loss. Really, only about 5 as of last summer. About 100 others are in different stages of fda trials. Orlistat is a medicine that blocks fat absorption. Belviq (lorcaserin) and Phentermine affect your appetite. None should be used without doctor supervision. ...Read more

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What are effective medications for add/adhd?

What are effective medications for add/adhd?

Methylphenidate &: amphetamine, stimulant medications, manage symptoms of ADHD effectively in 80-90% of patients. The non-stimulant medications atomoxetine, guanfacine & clonodine are effective in ~ 65% of patients with ADHD. Some patients require both types of medications. See CHADD.org. for information & support. Behavioral therapy & environmental manipulations are also necessary components of optimal management. ...Read more

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How to tell if advertised chinese herbal medicines are effective for als?

How to tell if advertised chinese herbal medicines are effective for als?

Unfortunately: There is NO cure for ALS and only Riluzole is approved by FDA. This does delay need for tracheostomy, but does not affect strength. The Chinese herbals if advertised for ALS should be reported to your State Attorney General Office, as it is a fraudulent claim. In fact, not clear whether these herbals truly offer any actual benefit in majority of cases of any condition. ...Read more

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Are there effective alternative therapies for pku?

Are there effective alternative therapies for pku?

No: The only way to treat pku or rather to prevent symptoms of this disease is proper diet eliminating certain aminoacids from the diet. To prevent malnutrition you need to discuss this diet with specialist in metabolic diseases and dietitian. ...Read more

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Are homeopathic medicines effective for weight reduction?

Homeopathy & weight: There is no specific homeopathy remedy for weight reduction, because remedies are directed more to internal imbalance in the patient who's suffering symptoms rather than the pathologic condition s/he has. Still, i've seen patients treated homeopathically who became much healthier -- and in that process changed lifestyle enough to lose weight. Prescribed correctly, these medicines are powerful. ...Read more

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Which is best homeopathic medicine for increasing weight?

Which is best homeopathic medicine for increasing weight?

Overall health: As a system of medicine, homeopathy attends to the health of your overall system, and not just one symptom. A homeopathic evaluation considers all your symptoms, which collectively form a picture of the homeopathic medicine that can gradually help revitalize health. This may include normalizing weight, if you've lost a great deal of it in your illness. A feeling of well-being comes first, though. ...Read more

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Are there any effective homeopathic medicines for foot burning?

Maybe, but....: The causes of burning may originate within the foot or have origins elsewhere in the body (such as diabetes, thyroid issues, neuropathy). I cannot find any scientifically valid literature on this, but this blog post lists remedies, but nothing specific on the effectiveness in a scientific way: http://genierowson.Com/blog/burning-feet" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">http://genierowson.Com/blog/burning-feet. ...Read more

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Any homeopathic medicine that would help me lose weight?

Any homeopathic medicine that would help me lose weight?

Yes, BUT: Homeopathic treatment looks at the whole being; treatment directed to the bigger picture. Still a role for looking at diet and exercise. ...Read more

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Is homeopathic medicine effective? For anxiety? Do i need an prescription or can I do a consult online?

Is homeopathic medicine effective? For anxiety? Do i need an prescription or can I do a consult online?

With good homeopath!: Yes, homeopathic medicine can be effective for anxiety, if you work with an experienced homeopath. Ideally your case would be taken in person, which generally requires 2-3 hours. The homeopath should be well-trained, and online education alone will not do. Some homeopaths do offer skype sessions. A single remedy is prescribed based on your unique experience of anxiety, on multiple levels. ...Read more

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How can I take homeopathic medicines?

Homeopathy: Some take homeopathic medicines for acute, self-limiting conditions (cough, sore throat, earache, etc) by consulting homeopathy books and using remedies bought in health food stores. "homeopathic self-care" by the ullmans is a helpful guide. For chronic conditions you really need a professional homeopath who can assess your case ; work with you to find an effective remedy out of thousands. ...Read more

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How to use homeopathic medicine berbris aqua?

How to use homeopathic medicine berbris aqua?

Consult a homeopath: Berberis aquifolium is recommended for acne and other skin conditions used both internally as a tincture (often 10 drops 3x/day) and topically on skin, but how to best use it is individualized; ideally see a homeopath to learn the best way for you to use it. See http://abchomeopathy.Com/r.Php/berb-a and http://www.Homeopathyandmore.Com/forum/viewtopic.Php?P=15259;highlight=. ...Read more

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Is homeopathic medicine ever actually helpful?

Is homeopathic medicine ever actually helpful?

Absolutely, yes: Depending on the condition and the experience of the homeopath you consult. Especially with something chronic, it isn't like just going to whole foods and picking something with a nice label. The homeopath needs to understand you and your problem as a whole. When prescribed well, the medicines are gentle yet effective. http://homeopathyusa.org/homeopathy-now.html. ...Read more

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What are some good homeopathic medicine/remedies?

There are thousands: There are 4000-5000 homeopathic medicines or remedies that have been used successfully for a wide variety of problems. They are selected by taking the person's case carefully and seeing what the main concerns or symptoms are, their patterns, their intensity, etc. If you can please narrow your question down a little, I might be better able to respond helpfully. Best wishes. ...Read more

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What happens when someone takes homeopathic medicine?

What happens when someone takes homeopathic medicine?

It depends: If someone selects a homeopathic medicine haphazardly, possibly nothing may happen. If a well-trained homeopath takes the case and prescribes the medicine, it catalyzes relief from the symptoms that were bothering the person. Rarely, symptoms can temporarily intensify when the person's own healing system is stimulated. Over time, there is gradual return to health on all levels. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how i can take homeopathic medicines?

Find good homeopath: Many people initially learn about homeopathy through using acute remedies for muscle soreness, colds, coughs, etc. If you have a more ongoing health problem, you need a solidly trained classical homeopath to work with you and recommend the most applicable remedy for your case. You can find such professionals through organizations like: http://homeopathyusa.Org/ and http://tinyurl.Com/mlpksbt. ...Read more

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What is coffea cruda used for in homeopathic medicine?

What is coffea cruda used for in homeopathic medicine?

Coffea cruda: First - a disclaimer - I am not a homeopath. My understanding is that coffea cruda can be used for treatment of insomnia, headaches & sensory over-stimulation. ...Read more

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What legit site can answer question about a homeopathic medicine?

What legit site can answer question about a homeopathic medicine?

It depends: It depends on the nature of your question, but some info on individual homeopathic remedies can be found on www.Abchomeopathy.Com. For more inclusive information about homeopathy itself, you can check out www.Nationalcenterforhomeopathy.Org & www.Homeopathyusa.Org. If it's a so-called "homeopathic medicine" that has multiple remedies in it, you might find something on www.Naturaldatabase.Com ...Read more

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What are the homeopathic medicines used to increase stamina and endurance?

What are the homeopathic medicines used to increase stamina and endurance?

Stamina, endurance: Activity directed exercise is the best way to increase stamina and endurance. ...Read more

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Are homeopathic medicines safe to take with regular western pain medications?

Are homeopathic medicines safe to take with regular western pain medications?

Yes: Homeopathic products are placebos and will not interact with western medications. You can take them safely but why would you? ...Read more

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What is homeopathic medicine yelo tab 40..?I don't know the exact spell but it is written like that on thebottle please help me out. Thank you

What is homeopathic medicine yelo tab 40..?I don't know the exact spell but it is written like that on thebottle please help me out. Thank you

Need more info: I am a homeopath but have never heard of this. To have any chance of helping i would need to know the exact spelling as well as the name of the company that makes it. Any other information on the label? Where did you get it? ...Read more

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Could caffeine react with homeopathic medicines?

Could caffeine react with homeopathic medicines?

No: Coffee -- not caffeine -- can sometimes affect people's reactions to homeopathic medicines. Responding to homeopathic medicines depends on the person's innate restorative mechanisms. Some people's systems are very sensitive to coffee, which can disrupt their natural responses to correctly prescribed homeopathic remedies. It's the coffee bean -- not the caffeine -- causing the challenge here. ...Read more

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Can homeopathic medicines be consumed with alcohol?

Combination # 6: This is a combination remedy containing 5 different homeopathic medicines in low potency. While I do not find combinations as useful as single remedies correctly prescribed, some people do benefit from them. Take homeopathic remedies with a clean mouth at least 15 minutes before and after -- meaning nothing but water, and also not smoking. Let the pellets dissolve in your mouth. ...Read more

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Is there any homeopathic medicine to reduce melanin?

Is there any homeopathic medicine to reduce melanin?

Too much melanin: Over production of melanin can lead to dark skin. It may be caused by sun exposure, vitamin deficiencies, and hormonal changes among other causes. Natural remedies include: avoiding the sun; low dose vitamin A, vitamin C and vitamin E. I recommend checking with your physician to make sure there is not a medical cause for your concern. ...Read more

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Pl tell me homeopathic medicine for CSF rhinorrhoea?

Pl tell me homeopathic medicine for CSF rhinorrhoea?

Csf: If you have CSF rhinorrhea you should see a neurosurgeon or specializzed ENT asap. No homeopathic medicine helps this. ...Read more