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Was prescribed to take senna and diosmin. Also taking birth control pills. Will taking these together cause me any problems?
Shouldn't effect : Sennas act as laxatives and are similar to aloe and rhubarb. These compounds act on the lower bowel to increase peristaltic movements by irritating the colonic mucosa. Diosmin is a semisynthetic drug (modification of hesperidin) typically a phlebotrophic medication used in treatment of venous disease. Technically, these medications should have no effect on the efficacy of birth control pills. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Which is best for reducing appearance of varicose veins on thighs, diosmin or horse chestnut extract?
Neither: Both horse chestnut extract (active ingredient aescin) and diosmin seem beneficial for chronic venous insufficiency, where decreased tone in the leg veins cause lower leg swelling. Varicose veins, however, require procedures to remove or close the unsightly veins. Prevention includes weight loss, activities improving blood flow & leg muscle tone, avoiding prolonged standing & crossed-leg sitting. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I was prescribed (diosmin+hesperidin) for hemorrhoids, is this safe to take w viagra. Will it make my erectile dysfunction better or worse?
Why Viagra at 40?: I'm more concerned about the erectile dysfunction of a 40 year old. I don't have your history, but i would be concerned about cardiovascular disease without other obvious causes for you ed. Start by visiting your md for a complete panel of tests to include cimt if possible. If that test is not available a calcium score will do. Ed is a major 'red flag' in a 40 year old. ...Read more