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Can you take garcinia cambogia with synthroid (thyroxine)?

Can you take garcinia cambogia with synthroid (thyroxine)?

Yes: Combination, few of fruits, juices some times binds the medications and prevent absorption, give an hr or so gap, intend of taking together ...Read more

Dr. David Sneid
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Thyroxine (Definition)

Thyroxine is a thyroid agent. ...Read more


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Can I take garcinia cambogia supplement with synthroid (thyroxine)?

Can I take garcinia cambogia supplement with synthroid (thyroxine)?

Herbal supplements: There is no literature suggesting that you can not take the gardenia cambodia with synthroid. However, some contra-indicated medications are diabetes medications, iron, potassium, calcium, serotonin, singulair, (montelukast) statins and warfarin. Given your history of obesity, I would be very cautious before taking an herbal supplement and recommend speaking with your private physician first. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Is garcinia cambogia safe for people who drink synthroid (thyroxine)?

Is garcinia cambogia safe for people who drink synthroid (thyroxine)?

Garcinia Cambogia: It is probably safe to take the recommended amounts of Garcinia while taking synthroid (thyroxine). However, at your age for you to take Synthroid (thyroxine) tells me that you will need further work up for Hashimoto's thyroiditis. Please have this tested. ...Read more

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Can I take garcinia cambogia?

Can I take garcinia cambogia?

Not recommended: We don't know the long term effect of this herb and with your diabetes, I wouldn't be inclined to take it. Also we don't know if there is an interaction with metformin. ...Read more

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Can I take garcinia cambogia while on sythoid?

Can I take garcinia cambogia while on sythoid?

Garcinia& synthroid (thyroxine): Please do not use anything for weight loss while on synthroid, (thyroxine) it is best for you to talk to your endocrinologist or 1ry care physician about it. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Can I take garcinia cambogia well taking sythoid?

Can I take garcinia cambogia well taking sythoid?

Yes: But do not take it before thyroid tests are taken and tell the physician who is prescribing the medicine what herbs /supplements you are taking!!! AVOID IODINE CONTAINING SUPPLEMENTS EG: SEAWEED etv

Hope this helps!
Dr Z ...Read more

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Can you take zanax with garcinia cambogia?

Can you take zanax with garcinia cambogia?

If you wish: I could not find any drug-drug interactions between the two. Any weight loss regimen should be supervised by your physician. ...Read more

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Can you take garcinia cambogia with celexa (citalopram)?

Can you take garcinia cambogia with celexa (citalopram)?

Most likely: No herb drug interactions have been reported so far, but it has not been systematically studied, then again neither have celery, cabbage, salt, and pepper :). ...Read more

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Can I take garcinia cambogia with crestor (rosuvastatin)?

Can I take garcinia cambogia with crestor (rosuvastatin)?

Yes: Mechanism of action is different and will be a combined benefit to achieve goal of weight loss and cholesterol reduction. ...Read more

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Is it ok to take garcinia cambogia if you have liver problems?

Is it ok to take garcinia cambogia if you have liver problems?

NO, don't use: Garcinia cambogia is in most weight loss supplements, and can cause liver failure.It was also used in Hydroxycut which was taken off the market as people died from using it. I see a handful of patients per month with abnormal liver tests after using this medicine. I would NOT recommend it. There is no "magic pill" for weight loss. Diet and exercise remain the #1 way to lose weight and keep it off ...Read more

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Can you take garcinia cambogia while on Lexapro (escitalopram)?

Can you take garcinia cambogia while on Lexapro (escitalopram)?

Don't waste your $: There may be interactions with psych meds that modulate serotonin e.g. Prozac, Zoloft, (sertraline) etc. But evidence is sparse & comes from mouse studies. But I'd avoid it because it's mostly WORTHLESS. A careful review of favorable medical reports of GC found that THEY were mostly worthless. Think critically. Be skeptical. Arm yourself with REAL KNOWLEDGE. Don't be an easy mark for the snake-oil salesmen. ...Read more

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Is it possible for me to take garcinia cambogia and levothyroxine?

Is it possible for me to take garcinia cambogia and levothyroxine?

Unknown: As is true with most supplements, there are no good studies that these supplements do anything beneficial for you. They are not regulated by the fda, instead treated as "food supplements". Most of these are thought not to be harmful, but there are no studies to support this. You should not take any supplement at the same time as the levothyroxine, or else absorption of the med could be affected. ...Read more

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Okay to take pure garcinia cambogia while taking herbalife shakes?

Okay to take pure garcinia cambogia while taking herbalife shakes?

NO, Don't use them: Garcinia cambogia is in most weight loss supplements, and can cause liver failure.It was also used in Hydroxycut which was taken off the market as people died from using it. I see a handful of patients per month with abnormal liver tests after using this medicine. I would NOT recommend it. There is no "magic pill" for weight loss. Diet and exercise remain the #1 way to lose weight and keep it off ...Read more

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Can I take my half of a crestor (rosuvastatin) and garcinia cambogia?

Can I take my half of a crestor (rosuvastatin) and garcinia cambogia?

Avoid combination: 48 year old female asks, Can I take my half of a crestor (rosuvastatin) and garcinia cambogia? Crestor (rosuvastatin) is a Statin type of medication for High Cholesterol & other lipids with potential side effect for muscle pain/inflammation. G. Cambogia is usually used for weight loss. Many users of both have reported interactions causing; fatigue, muscle weakness/ pain, restlessness, leg swelling, fast heart rate etc. ...Read more

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Can I take garcinia cambogia extract with Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine)?

Can I take garcinia cambogia extract with Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine)?

Vitamins, supplement: There are many variables in this question. A sophisticated answer would need the dosage of and frequency of Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) and Garcinia., confirm Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) is being used as prescribed. Honestly, there is no answer given the FDA in the US does not regulate herbal products. I practice caution for this reason. Caution to anyone on a stimulant trying to add a weight loss supplement. Please discuss w/ your Dr. ...Read more

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I have endometriosis and ovarian endometriomas, can I take garcinia cambogia?

I have endometriosis and ovarian endometriomas, can I take garcinia cambogia?

Safe, may not help: Garcinia Camboigia is generally safe & should be OK with endometriosis, but many research studies show it has little if any benefit- see http://authoritynutrition. Com/garcinia-cambogia-extract/
& the link there for a"proven way to lose weight."
There is no substitute for changing your diet to lose weight, though this supplement is more likely to be helpful than Garcinia: http://tinyurl. Com/q46f4l5 ...Read more

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Can I take garcinia cambogia on lithium and trazodone (for bopilar type ii)?

Can I take garcinia cambogia on lithium and trazodone (for bopilar type ii)?

Ask Psychiatrist: It is important that you meet and discuss any supplements with your psychiatrist and also your pharmacist. Interactions could exist with your medication and the supplement. ...Read more

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I'm desperate to lose weight can I take Garcinia cambogia while taking 150mg of thyroxin per day?

Weight: Before you do anything else you need to find out with your doctor if your thyroid levels are normal. 150 mg of thyroxine may be working well or you may need a bit more or a bit less.

Don't try Garcia cambogia until you have checked your thyroid with your doctor. ...Read more

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I take garcinia cambogia 3x a day and it's makes me SO constipated. What can I take with garcinia cambogia to make me not so constipated?

I take garcinia cambogia 3x a day and it's makes me SO constipated. What can I take with garcinia cambogia to make me not so constipated?

Stop Garcinia: Stop this ineffective and expensive product. It will not in any way lead to any real or lasting weight loss. I promise. ...Read more

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I've been taking eltroxin 50mg for several years now and I wish to take garcinia cambogia. Wanted to know whether I can while on eltroxin or not.

Unknown: There are no studies that look at possible drug interactions with supplements. It is always best to take thyroid hormone on an empty stomach with no other medications or supplements, and wait at least 40 min before eating. ...Read more

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Is it ok to take garcinia cambogia if I have hypothyroidism?

Is it ok to take garcinia cambogia if I have hypothyroidism?

Why: Why are you taking the supplement, as the only thing that will lose weight is your wallet. Don't put things in your body when you don't know what they are, what they will do, or any potential harm they could cause. Don't get your medical information from friends, tv or the internet. Make sure you're on brand name replacement and at the correct dose. ...Read more

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Can I take garcinia cambogia with prestique?

Can I take garcinia cambogia with prestique?

No: Garcinia and Pristiq (desvenlafaxine) affect serotonin levels and the combination can lead to serotonin syndrome. This can be life threatening. Do not take these concurrently. ...Read more

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My daughters 13 can she take garcinia cambogia?

My daughters 13 can she take garcinia cambogia?

Garcinia: Not recommended. Since we don't the long term effects of the medicine children should not be given this herb. ...Read more

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What is your take on "garcinia cambogia extract 750 mg?

What is your take on "garcinia cambogia extract 750 mg?

Garcinia cambogia: Research data is mixed, but at least 1 lasting 8 weeks did show a positive effect on both weight loss and lipid profile: http://tinyurl. Com/lrddqa6 the form used in these studies was hca-sx, super citrimax and serving size was ~3000mg/day, in divided doses. Consumerlab has tested 11 brands of garcinia, and found that only 5 contained their labeled amounts of hca. So be careful in what you use. ...Read more

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Can I take garcinia cambogia with hydrochloroc and ibreprophen?

Can I take garcinia cambogia with hydrochloroc and ibreprophen?

Why would you?: Why would you? This product will not in any way lead you to real or lasting weight loss. It is just another product in a long line of products that promise weight loss but fail to deliver. ...Read more

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Is garcinia cambogia better to take than hydroxycut?

Is garcinia cambogia better to take than hydroxycut?

Only for...: Hi. Garcinia cambogia and hydroxycut are both bogus snake oil. You taking Garcinia cambogia is only better for the snake oil salespeople who sell Garcinia cambogia. But hey, it's YOUR money! Good luck! ...Read more

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Can I take garcinia cambogia with my anxiety medication?

Can I take garcinia cambogia with my anxiety medication?

Yes.: Garcinia cambogia is a plant derived supplement that is used for weight loss and can be safely taken with anti-anxiety medication. ...Read more

Dr. Joseph Mathews
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Synthroid (Definition)

Synthroid is a thyroid agent. ...Read more