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Could eating raw aloe vera poisonous?

Could eating raw aloe vera poisonous?

Don't know of it: Being poison. But, the inner gel is scooped out of the leaf vice eating the leaf. According to nih – when whole leaf aloe vera juice is used longer than a week it can lead to laxative dependency. It can also lead to v absorption of medications. Per nih there may be ^’ed colon cancer risk when aloe that contains latex is taken orally for over a year. ...Read more

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Using Aloe (Definition)

The Aloe vera plant has been used for thousands of years to heal a variety of conditions, most notably burns, wounds, skin irritations, and constipation. It is grown in most subtropical and tropical locations, including South Africa, Latin America, and the Caribbean. Aloe was one of the most frequently prescribed medicines throughout most of the 18th and 19th centuries and it remains one of the most commonly used herbs in the United States today. However, oral use of aloe for constipation is no longer recommended, as it can ...Read more


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Is aloe herb toxic when taken orally?I use to take it and it has high potential in immunity increase against malaria

Is aloe herb toxic when taken orally?I use to take it and it has high potential in immunity  increase against malaria

NO- VERY HEALTHY!: There is evidence supporting a wide range of benefits of drinking aloe vera- if it was a drug it would be hailed as a miracle drug! aloe can boost immunity, reduce inflammation, treat diabetes, lower cholesterol, treat ulcers, irritable bowel syndrome & colitis, kill cancer cells, treat heartburn, thin blood, lower blood pressure etc. For more info & references see http://www.Naturalnews.Com/021858.Html. ...Read more

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How effective is aloe vera, and if effective enough, how long does it take to help help a burn?

Works: For q first degree burn it is effective. It soothes theatre. Depending on severity expect a out 2-7 days. ...Read more

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Can i take aloe vera capsules if I am on levothyroxine?

Sure: It's your business. Aloe vera is a fascinating plant with some interesting molecules. If you believed all the claims, you'd be reading uncritically. Best wishes. ...Read more

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How long will my knee wound take to heal if I use aloe vera that i taped to my knee?

How long will my knee wound take to heal if I use aloe vera that i taped to my knee?

Let me explain: If you have wound on your knee you have to treat it the conventional method of wound care, after that you have scar which may bother you could use this cream it will help to soften up. The scar to mature it take long time depending on the person, you could tell when the color of the scar will be the same of the adjacent skin. ...Read more

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