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Doctor insights on: Gall Cleanse

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How often can I do a gall bladder cleansing?

How often can I do a gall bladder cleansing?

I don't think: Gallbaldder cleansing is a medically approved procedure. ...Read more

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What is the best liver & gall bladder cleanse?

What is the best liver & gall bladder cleanse?

None: Cleansers generally don't do much except cause diarrhea in order to supposedly remove toxins. Kelation generally does nothing either. ...Read more

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Can you tell me of a gall bladder cleanse that does not use olive oil?

Can you tell me of a gall bladder cleanse that does not use olive oil?

Bad Idea: Gallbladder cleanses are bogus. In addition, flushing out the stones from your gallbladder (if even possible) is outright dangerous to your health - bile duct obstruction, severe infection, pancreatitis. Treatment is gallbladder removal if the stones are symptomatic. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of gall stons?

Gallstone attack: Pain under the right rib cage, nausea and vomiting, fever and chills, and sometimes changes in the color of urine. ...Read more

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Any recommendations on using the vaginal cleansing pearls?

Any recommendations on using the vaginal cleansing pearls?

Avoid it: If you are referring the mesh bag of herbs referred to as Womb cleansers or vaginal cleansers then avoid them. They are not helpful and can cause infection. Here is a an interesting well-written blog post by a friend on this subject https://drjengunter.wordpress.com/2016/01/12/dont-detox-your-vagina-or-uterus-with-a-bag-of-herbs-in-your-vagina-really/ ...Read more

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How to cleanse your liver?

How to cleanse your liver?

Avoid meds/booze!: To improve liver functioning, stop alcohol and any recreational drug abuse. Avoid a lot of supplements and over the counter meds. Take meds only as prescribed. There is no way to detoxify using any supplement that promises to "clean your liver." Ads that say their diet or supplement will do so are all a bunch of malarkey. ...Read more

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Can gall stones be passed?

Can gall stones be passed?

Sometimes: Usually large gall stones do not pass but do sometimes cause obstruction at the common bile duct with increased pain and sometimes jaundice. Sludge and gravel are small enough to disappear.A fistula sometimes develops between a gangrenous gallbladder and the duodenum or other parts of the gastrointestinal tract, allowing passage of the stone. If have gallstones and pain surgery usually indicated. ...Read more

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What are the benefits of a liver cleanse?

What are the benefits of a liver cleanse?

What's your goal?: I'M ALL FOR IT IF by "cleanse" you mean adopting a healthy lifestyle with routine exercise, cutting out tobacco, reducing alcohol & sugary drinks, minimizing highly processed foods & fats, & adding in lean proteins, whole fruits, vegetables, & nuts. DON'T DO IT IF instead you mean taking some fad diet, enema, colonic, or purgative to lose weight or supposedly rid your body of unspecified "toxins." ...Read more

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What is the best way to clense the liver?

What is the best way to clense the liver?

Healthy living: The liver has several functions, to support nutrition, to clean the blood and to make substances to support bodily function (proteins). It can be damaged by drugs and alcohol. The best thing you can do for your liver is to avoid being overweight, eat healthy, be active, minimal alcohol use, no illicit drug use. Check your liver function tests when you get your physical exam. ...Read more

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What are some of the symtoms of gall stones?

What are some of the symtoms of gall stones?

Pain, nausea, vomit: The classic symptoms of gallbladder pain are right upper abdominal pain which radiates to the upper back or shoulder. May occur after meals or awake you from sleep. May be associated with nausea and/or vomiting. Usually crampy type pain. May be in mid upper stomach as well. ...Read more

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What should I do if I have numerous gall stones?

What should I do if I have numerous gall stones?

Do you have pain?: The number of gallstones one has does not impact the decision regarding gallbladder surgery. Up to 75% of people with stones have no symptoms and may safely avoid surgery. Surgery is reserved for those who have symptoms, typically right-upper or upper-midline pain, most commonly after eating fried/fatty foods. ...Read more

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Could lecithin be used for gall stones?

Could lecithin be used for gall stones?

IT won't help: If gallstones don't bother you, nothing needs to be done. If you're having biliary colic and fatty food intolerance, you need to have the gb removed. Lecithin will have no benefit in either situation. Good luck. ...Read more

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How effective is a cleanse?

How effective is a cleanse?

Be careful: Your body cleans itself out amazingly well. If someone is trying to sell you something to remove supposed toxins (GMO food, agricultural chemicals, or whatever), use discernment and get your physician's advice. Some of these can land you in the intensive care unit. ...Read more

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Symptom for gall blatter attack?

Symptom for gall blatter attack?

Abdominal pain: Usually has right upper quadron abdominal pain after greasy meal, but there's still has patient do not show above symptom. You should see a doctor to get a final diagnose. ...Read more

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What food to avoid on parazite cleanse?

What food to avoid on parazite cleanse?

None: Eat a nutritious and healthy diet if you choose to do this non-FDA tested or approved program. Or consider going to the doctor to see if you actually need to be treated for a parasite. ...Read more

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How frequently should I cleanse my body?

How frequently should I cleanse my body?

By staying fit: The best thing by far is to eat sensibly and spend a fair amount of time each day exercising hard. Your body and your internal organs clean themselves naturally. Anyone telling you to drink something weird or do something off-the-wall is at best deceived and at worst playing a cruel prank on you -- some of the "health cleanses" on the internet can land you in the intensive care unit. ...Read more

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Best way to cleanse your body internally ?

Best way to cleanse your body internally ?

No need: Eat healthy and exercise. Our bodies cleanse themselves beautfiully when cared for appropriately. Most marketed "cleansers" are just laxatives that can lead to complications with excess use and in some folks with any use. If you must do so, i suggest going on a fruit and water only diet for 2-3 days, along with age and health appropriate exercise; this will improve your bowel function a bit also. ...Read more

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When is it recommended to cleanse your body?

When is it recommended to cleanse your body?

Daily: We are exposed to toxic agents every moment. Maintaining good nutrition is critical, and i suggest a good whole foods based multivitamin/mineral as a start. A product called natural cellular defense is one of the best detox agents i've found, and I use it every day. ...Read more