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Chamomile Tea (Overview)

Chamomile tea is a soothing herbal tea that may help you relax at bedtime. Pregnant women should avoid excessive chamomile because of the risk of miscarriage.


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Is it ok to drink chamomile tea with prozac (fluoxetine)?

Is it ok to drink chamomile tea with prozac (fluoxetine)?

Prozac (fluoxetine) ; Chamomile: The simple answer is yes. Enjoy your cup of tea. ...Read more

Chamomile Tea (Overview)

Chamomile tea is a soothing herbal tea that may help you relax at bedtime. Pregnant women should avoid excessive chamomile because of the risk of miscarriage.


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What are the benefits of chamomile tea?

What are the benefits of chamomile tea?

Benefits of chamomil: Although best known as a muscle relaxant and antispasmodic, chamomile is also believed to have antiseptic and anti-inflammatory capabilities. The plant's healing properties come from its daisylike flowers, which contain volatile oils (including bisabolol, bisabolol oxides a and b, and matricin) as well as flavonoids (particularly a compound called apinegin) and other therapeutic substances. ...Read more

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How long can chamomile tea stay in your system?

How long can chamomile tea stay in your system?

Tea effects: I don't know that any one has really measured the metabolism of constituents in chamomile; there are multiple ones that are probably active. If you're using this for a medicinal purpose (indigestion, relaxation, etc) you may make a strong tea & use it 3-4 times a day. It is safe unless you're allergic to compositae (the botanical family it belongs to.). ...Read more

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Is it possible for chamomile tea to affect the way st john's wort works?

Is it possible for chamomile tea to affect the way st john's wort works?

St John's Wort: St John's Wort is used for Depression. Chamomile Tea is used for relaxation. It is suggested that German Chamomile and St. John's Wort should not be taken at the same time. If they are used together and sedation increases to an unsafe level, either German Chamomile or St. John's wort or both may need to be stopped. Do Breathing and Music Relaxation, Yoga, Meditation See Physician for diagnosis ...Read more

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Can i be allergic to chamomile tea?

Can i be allergic to chamomile tea?

Possibly: It may cause paradoxic reaction in that case - the opposite of calming. ...Read more

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Is it bad to drink chamomile tea everyday?

No, that is fine.: Chamomile has many benefits. It can be used to v abdominal cramps, improve pms/ menstrual cramps, to help abort migraine headaches (if used early on) & to v restlessness associated w sleep. It can v mild anxiety. It has been used topically for burns. It can cause drowsiness or allergic reactions (ragweed)it is not recommended during pregnancy or if taking blood thinning medications. ...Read more

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If I have chamomile tea if I have glaucoma?

Yes: Chamomile tea has not been demonstrated to increase eye pressure or reduce efficacy of glaucoma drops. In fact, some followers of natural and homeopathic medicine claim to see pressure improvement. ...Read more

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Can I drink chamomile tea on 40mg proxatine?

No interaction found: Ref: https://www.drugs.com/interactions-check.php?drug_list=2357-0,1800-0

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How to tell if I am allergic to chamomile tea?

How to tell if I am allergic to chamomile tea?

Allergic: People with ragweed allergies can experience paradoxical reactions when using chamomile to help with sleep. It could cause itching or rash if allergic. If there is swelling of lips, tongue or airway or difficulty breathing - that requires immediate medical attention. ...Read more