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Berberine Side Effects
Not as far as I know: It has a lot of drug interactions and if cautiously taken under supervision would be to improve strength of the heartbeat. It is not a supplement to be taken lightly or with ought doctor approval. It could do more harm than good, an I am all for supplements when helpful and good! ...Read more
Do any natural antibiotics like berberine, wild oregano, or peppermint work? I want to treat SIBO.
Yes, as well as abx: A recent research study shows herbal medicines can be even more effective than the standard antibiotic used to treat SIBO. The herbs you mentioned may help, as well as others including garlic, olive leaf extract, Hu Zhang and Andrographis. See http://chriskresser. Com/sibo-what-causes-it-and-why-its-so-hard-to-treat/ and click on the link to the study. I also advise probiotics and dietary changes. ...Read more
My fingernails are fluorescent orange today, not yesterday, took berberine 2days, ate cashews n pistachios 2day. Polished 2wk ago NO remover used?
Http://www. Webmd. Com/vitamins-supplements/ingredientmono-1126-berberine. Aspx? Activeingredientid=1126&activeingredientname=berberine
Eyes yellow? It can slow the excretion of bilirubin and has a bright yellow color like tumeric.Would check your bilirubin level today as if it is elevated do not take berberine. F/u/ w/ doc ...Read more
Effects uncertain...: Polynerve 500 is an advertised product with claims of helping one's health. A patient should ask his doctor if the product is a real medication, approved by the fda for treating health problems. If the product is not a real medicine that has undergone years of real scientific testing, then one can't tell for sure if it works or not, and can't know what its side effects might be. ...Read more
Lipovite injections: Possible risks include pain at site, infection, bleeding and allergic reactions. Those with heart disease, abnormal heart beat or other heart problems should take special caution when using lipotropics as they can increase heart rate. Always consult a doctor before beginning any weight-loss program. Rare se include inflammatory bowel disease, ibs and GI issues with n/v, diarrhea. ...Read more
Tebutaline?: If you mean terbutaline, there ae many potential side effects with this drug including cardiac, respiratory and otehr problems. Please discuss these issues with your physician or pharmacist. ...Read more