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Doctor insights on: Hawthorne Berry Medication

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Is it safe to take chaste tree berry supplement with the medication geodon (ziprasidone)???

Is it safe to take chaste tree berry supplement with the medication geodon (ziprasidone)???

Chaste berry: Chaste berry refers to fruit of chaste tree. Http://www. Drugs. Com/interactions-check. Php? Drug_list=2358-0, 2330-1540 shows no interaction btwn chaste tree & Geodon (ziprasidone) (seroquel) which is used for bipolar disorder & schizophrenia among other indications. However, http://goo. Gl/kVyKmt suggests possible effect of chaste berry on dopamine & thus interaction w/antipsychotics. Best to discuss w/prescriber ...Read more

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Does goji berries interfere with high blood pressure and high blood pressure medication such as bystolic (nebivolol) or lisiindpril?

Does goji berries interfere with high blood pressure and high blood pressure medication such as bystolic (nebivolol) or lisiindpril?

May be: Some common names for goji berries are chinese wolfberry, matrimony vine, lycium barbarum, gou qi zi and tibetan goji berry. This berry grows on shrubs reaching 1-3m in height in china, mongolia and himalayan regions of nepal and tibet. These berries may help to reduce BP and drug interaction is less lilly but not known. ...Read more

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Could I use hawthorne berry extract with blood pressure meds?

Could I use hawthorne berry extract with blood pressure meds?

Depends: It interacts with amlodipine and angiotensin receptor antagonists to produce excessive coronary vasodilation. Caution, will robinson! ...Read more

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Acai berry benefits?

Acai berry benefits?

Antioxidant benefit.: Acai berry is very high in antioxidants, like pomegranate and blueberry. ...Read more

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What are the effects of acai berry?

What are the effects of acai berry?

Antioxidant benefit.: Acai berry is very high in antioxidants, like pomegranate and blueberry. ...Read more

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Are acai berry pills effective?

Are acai berry pills effective?

Antioxidant benefit.: Acai berry is very high in antioxidants, like pomegranate and blueberry. Contrary to popular lore, there's no magic to Acai berry other than its potent antioxidant power. It's a low calorie option for people losing weight, though. ...Read more

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When can I feed my baby berries?

When can I feed my baby berries?

Around 10 to12months: Once babies show interest in adult food, around 6 months of age, you can start solid feeds with basics like iron fortified cereals. Subsequently, babies should be given vegetables, fats and protein one at a time, e.G a week, watching for allergies or any other reactions to the new food. The berries smashed and later on cut into small quarters (to avoid choking) can be offered around 10 to 12 months. ...Read more

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Is it healthy to eat goji berries?

Is it healthy to eat goji berries?

Weak Evidence: Evidence is scarce to support the purposed health benefits. Most studies as of yet are poor quality and small studies. ...Read more

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What's a good pure acai berry capsule?

Acai berry capsule: There is no such thing. But it is good to help to drain your pocketbook as no proven benefit I can find on using it. ...Read more

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Can acai berries help make you healthier?

Can acai berries help make you healthier?

Antioxidant benefit.: Acai berry is very high in antioxidants, like pomegranate and blueberry. Contrary to popular lore, there's no magic to Acai berry other than its potent antioxidant power. It's a low calorie option for people losing weight, though. ...Read more

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Do you think goji berries can prolong life?

Do you think goji berries can prolong life?

Goji berry: Also called wolfberry, is an excellent antioxidant but no scientific proof of it prolonging life. ...Read more

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What should you eat on the acai-berry diet?

What should you eat on the acai-berry diet?

Only if: Acai berrys are only good if you're trying to lose weight in your wallet. Why would you take something when you don't know what's in it or whether it'll harm you -- particularly when it won't help you. Don't get your medical information from friends, tv or the internet. Invest in healthy nutrition, weight loss, diet, etc. ...Read more

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What should I do with my dried goji berries?

Goji Berries: Add them to cereal or yogurt. Eat them as is - as snacks. ...Read more

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Can you tell me about using acai berry cleanse?

Can you tell me about using acai berry cleanse?

Scam: There's nothing magic about these little fruits. 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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What are the health benefits of juniper berries?

See: Https://www. Organicfacts. Net/health-benefits/essential-oils/health-benefits-of-juniper-essential-oil. Html

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What benefits are there with eating goji berries?

What benefits are there with eating goji berries?

Goji berries: Goji berries are a very interesting food with good antioxidant content. There are also some research reports of benefit in preventing macular degeneration: http://tinyurl. Com/mpsxhfd ; reinforcing immune defense: http://tinyurl. Com/kldryqc ; also possible neuroprotective attributes: http://tinyurl. Com/llffau8 unfortunately they don't cure the cognitive problems with alzheimer's, though. ...Read more

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Did anybody have success with the acai berry diet?

Did anybody have success with the acai berry diet?

Yes, but...: There isn’t a specific acai berry diet, but rather dieters use acai berry in conjunction any other weight loss plan they prefer to follow.
The acai berry is promoted primarily for its antioxidant effects. Other foods include blue berries and red wine.
Advocates of the acai berry diet claim that these antioxidants will enhance general well-being and vitality which will support weight loss. ...Read more

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Are acai berry pills really as effective as they say?

Are acai berry pills really as effective as they say?

Reports: Although there is not research based evidence at this time, the acai berry contains antioxidants which are purported to reduce free radical formation & to help protect from some cancers. It is also reported to assist with weight loss and can be used as an oil in cosmetics. ...Read more

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Can nightshade berries kill you? Any help appreciated!

Can nightshade berries kill you? Any help appreciated!

Yes: Botanical: Atropa belladonna or nightshade is poisonous. The berries are reportedly sweet tasting which can make it attractive to young children. Ingestion can lead death. ...Read more

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Do black berries have melatonin? If so how much of it?

Do black berries have melatonin? If so how much of it?

Black Berries: They are rich in Antioxidants & Folic acid. They stimulate the secretion of Melatonin. ...Read more

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Are goji berries really a super food or is it just rumor?

They are packed: With antioxidants. I have a goji tree growing in my garden. ...Read more

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Is it true eating nuts seeds or berries can cause diverticulitis?

Is it true eating nuts seeds or berries can cause diverticulitis?

Probably not: It was once thought that such things could lodge in existing colonic diverticuli or block their openings, resulting in inflammation and infection. There is no real evidence of it. Some doctors still recommend avoiding such foods, but it probably makes no difference. (Personal story: I had divertiulitis 35 yr ago, another episode 2 yr ago, no others -- and I eat these things in large amounts.) ...Read more

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Do you eat goji berries and are they as amazing as they seem to be?

Yes, I have wolf: Berries (goji) trees in my gardens. They do fine with the snow and cold weather we have here in new england. They are chock full of antioxidants. I personally wish the taste of mine was just a little bit sweeter. They are good for health. ...Read more

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Is true that any berry is good for lots of diseases including diabetes?

Is true that any berry is good for lots of diseases including diabetes?

High antioxidant: A recent study shows daily consumtion of berries decreases the incidence of strokes 33%- blueberry, strawberry, black berry & raspberry etc. High in vit c & antioxidants. ...Read more

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With varied vegetables in your diet, would you still benefit from goji berries?

With varied vegetables in your diet, would you still benefit from goji berries?

Goji Berries: Are brimming with antioxidants. I don't know enough about your diet to fully answer your question. But I do endorse goji berries. If you don't grow your own - I would want to know if they were sprayed with pesticides. ...Read more

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I've just been reading about the miracle effects of the goji berry. How true is it?

I've just been reading about the miracle effects of the goji berry. How true is it?

Goji berries: Goji berries are a very interesting food with good antioxidant content, but what "miracle effects" are you referring to? There are research reports of benefit in preventing macular degeneration: http://tinyurl. Com/mpsxhfd ; reinforcing immune defense: http://tinyurl. Com/kldryqc ; also possible neuroprotective attributes: http://tinyurl. Com/llffau8 no miracles with alzheimer's though. ...Read more

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Given so many marketers of acai berry on the market, how do you know what's authentic?

Given so many marketers of acai berry on the market, how do you know what's authentic?

It doesn't matter: Don't expect any real health benefits from this multilevel-marketed supplement. Go down to your local organically-grown farmer's market and get some really nice fresh fruits and vegetables instead. It'll probably be healthier, definitely be tastier, will cost a lot less, and you're not rewarding people for making baseless claims. A good holistic practitioners can guide you to stuff that's real. ...Read more

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