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Can I Take Resveratrol With A Thyroid Problem
Yes,: But you can't take in enough resveratrol to make a difference in any biological action, reaction or process in your body -- so don't waste your money. ...Read more
Can resveratrol, nicotinamide riboside, pterostilbene have a negative effect on thyroid? Early signs of goiter after 6 months of anti-aging pills.
Reservatol/thyroid: Below are 2 references. Reservatol may have an effect on thyroid/goiter.Discuss w/ your doc https://www.researchgate.net/publication/51673216_Resveratrol_and_its_impact_on_aging_and_thyroid_function http://repository.ksu.edu.sa/jspui/bitstream/123456789/8715/1/Effects%20of%20resveratrol%20on%20thyroid%20function%20in%20normal%20and%20hyperthyroid%20Rats%20a%20mechanistic%20study.pdf ...Read more
Nothing if treated!: If treated appropriately, you do not have to have any long-term consequences from hyperthyroidism. If left untreated, the most serious concern is a heart problem like rapid or irregular heartbeat. Longstanding hyperthyroidism can cause osteoporosis (fragile bones) and fractures. If untreated, other issues can be psychiatric disease, weight loss, trouble sleeping, or eye disease. ...Read more
Both husband & wife is having hypo thyroidism. will that affect sexual life and is there a problem in wife getting conceived and giving birth?
Treat the disease: Not if they are appropriately treated.Get a more detailed answer ›
HealthTap Doctors: are not allowed to recommend any specific brands of products. Best of luck! ...Read more
Is 500mg trans-resveratrol, 50mg quercetin, 250mg NR, and 75mg pterostilbene too much to take daily? Have early goiter development. Pills to blame?
Supplements: I don't know why you're taking all this stuff. Although these supplements (what is "NR"?) are compounds naturally found in foods, taking megadoses is not "natural"? I don't know of an interaction between these supplements and goiter, but if you have a goiter, you should have it checked out by a doctor. ...Read more
Probably safe: I believe that resveratrol is very safe for men to take but long-term studies on the pros & cons are lacking. Many common foods/herbs are phytoestrogens, such as soy. The benefits seem to outweigh the risks & mild phytoestrogens like resveratrol may protect us from much more potent chemical phytoestrogens from plastics/fire retardants etc. See http://www.Ncbi.Nlm.Nih.Gov/pmc/articles/pmc3074428/. ...Read more