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Fenugreek: has been widely used to increase lactatation and is generally safe and well tolerated. ...Read more
A dietary supplement, also known as food supplement or nutritional supplement, is a preparation intended to supplement the diet and provide nutrients, such as vitamins, minerals, fiber, fatty acids, or amino acids, that may be missing or may not be consumed in sufficient quantities in a person's diet. Some countries define dietary supplements as foods, while ...Read more
My wife has a thyroid condition and she is taking Synthroid, (thyroxine) could she consume Fenugreek supplement? Ty
Yes: Fenugreek has many health benefits and has no known interaction with Synthroid (thyroxine). See http://tinyurl.com/mcpk93r for more about fenugreek. A high percentage of those with hypothyroidism benefit from either adding T3 or changing to natural Thyroid. See http://tinyurl.com/n4zmkro and http://tinyurl.com/63ood7 and http://tinyurl.com/pgvyeb8 ...Read more
Can I take tribulus and fenugreek supplements while taking zoloft (sertraline) and adderall daily ?
Probably: Fenugreek is not listed as one of the supplements that interferes with Depo-Provera. St John's Wort, Bloodroot and Yucca are listed. Herbal supplements do not have to be tested as rigorously as prescription drugs, so there may some risk that has not yet been studied. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more
Diabetes and More: Fenugreek is used for diabetes and loss of appetite, and to stimulate milk production in breastfeeding women. http://nccam.nih.gov/health/fenugreek current uses of red clover are for menopausal symptoms, breast pain associated with menstrual cycles, high cholesterol, osteoporosis, and symptoms of prostate enlargement. http://nccam.nih.gov/health/redclover/ataglance.htm. ...Read more