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I started my period and I took a bottle of bitter lemon drink, the next day the period stopped. why?
Unknown: There is not enough known about bitter lemon drink to provide any explanation. This bleeding may have not been a period and may have been an episode of unrelated bleeding that can happen sometimes. If this irregular bleeding keeps happening, seek formal consultation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a bitter taste on tongue - like licking a lemon. Gets better with fluid intake, what could be the cause?
Lemon = acidic: Either way, a taste such as this could be indicative of cavities, periodontal problems, acid reflux, or even a sinus infection. Which, if any of the above is affecting you remains unknown. Please consult with a local dentist to rule out any tooth/gum problems, and then with your physician if the problem persists. ...Read more
Phytonutrients: Plant foods contain not only vitamins and minerals but a wide array of nutrients called phytochemicals that have many health benefits. A common class of phytonutrients is bioflavonoids. Flavonoids in lemons have antioxidant, anti-cancer and antibiotic properties. See http://www.Whfoods.Com/genpage.Php?Tname=foodspice&dbid=27 for details. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
For the gullible: This is a mix of tea, lemonade, maple syrup and pepper, with no sold food. You'll lose weight mostly because it's nasty and you'll take in fewer calories. I hope you are not so foolish as to believe it "removes poisons from the body" -- your body actually cleans itself. Long-term users have ended up very sick from it. Short-term it's safe enough if you're reasonably healthy. ...Read more