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Herbal supiment for hotflashes?

Herbal supiment for hotflashes?

Black cohosh: You may try black cohosh and/ or soy protein. You might also like to read other doctor's answers regarding menopause and its possible treatments by typing in the word "menopause" in the "ask the doctor" box on your home page. There have been helpful hints from other doctors already, which you might also like to read. ...Read more

Pms (Definition)

Collection of emotional symptoms, with or without physical symptoms, related to the menstrual cycles. Common symptoms are irritability, tension & dysphoria, also insomnia, headaches, fatigue, mood swings, ...Read more


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Is lydia pinkham herbal tablets good for menstruation and menopause?

Is lydia pinkham herbal tablets good for menstruation and menopause?

Only for Lydia: Don't waste your money. Don't get your medical information from friends, tv or the internet. Who knows what's in it or what it will do. Do you really want to put that into your body? ...Read more

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Is there an herbal remedy for pms/pmdd?

Is there an herbal remedy for pms/pmdd?

PMS: Consider omega- 3 fatty acids, magnesium (supplementation or through diet) or black cohosh with dr ok. Sipping chamomile can dissipate pain. ...Read more

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Evening primrose herbal good for breast pain 5 years after hysterectomy?

Evening primrose  herbal good for breast pain  5 years after hysterectomy?

Maybe: Im not sure about that however if the breast pain is new i would see a physician just to make sure that its nothing more serious, otherwise try daily vitamin b6 as well as this has been shown to help many female, and hormonal related symptoms. ...Read more

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Is herbal dietary tea bad for pregnant woman?

Is herbal dietary tea bad for pregnant woman?

See below: Some herbal teas are fine in pregnancy. I would avoid diet teas though as many have high levels of caffeine or other stimulants that wouldn't be good for baby. You should maintain anhealthynbalanced diet during pregnancy and not be trying to actively diet. ...Read more

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Is sassafras tea good for headaches?

Is sassafras tea good for headaches?

Sassafras: Sassafras can slow the nervous system down meaning you could get drowsy and sleepy which could help your headache however there are no clinical trials for the use of sassafras in the treatment of headaches. Sassafras oil can be deadly as well so not one that i would recommend. ...Read more

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Is guava herbs good for pregnant women?

Is guava herbs good for pregnant women?

Guava is a fruit not: A herb. Guava can be eaten during pregnancy with one caveat. They should be well washed prior to peeling. There may be toxoplasmosis or listeriosis (as well as other parasites/ bacteria) on the peel. These can enter the food when it is cut. This info is per the american pregnancy association. ...Read more

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I am interested in alternative and herbal remedies for mood disorders?

I am interested in alternative and herbal remedies for mood disorders?

Classical Homeopathy: Consulting a well-trained classical homeopath could help with your mood problems. This involves an interview lasting 2-3 hours, in order to understand your issues and how you experience them. From this, the homeopath can select the most applicable homeopathic medicine to catalyze a healing process in you. Follow-ups are needed to assess progress and make any necessary changes. ...Read more

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Can PMS be something serious?

Can PMS be something serious?

Could b: There was a successful homicide defense in england based on pms. ...Read more

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Is Ashwagandha(adaptogenic herb,in India)also known as "ginseng" is good for hypothyroidism?

Is Ashwagandha(adaptogenic herb,in India)also known as "ginseng" is good for hypothyroidism?

Indian herb: hello ~ no ginseng is not good for hypothyroidism. You treat hypothytoidism with L-thyroxine. ONLY L-thyroxine. Please see a doctor qualified in Western Medicine so that you can get the best treatment for your illness. Hypothroidism is easy to treat and VERY serious consequences if not or improperly treated thanks ...Read more

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Is acupuncture effective treatment for premenstrual syndrome?

Is acupuncture effective treatment for premenstrual syndrome?

Possibly: There are a few studies that show acupuncture is slightly better than placebo few some symptoms of pms, however the evidence is not overwhelming. ...Read more

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Is rhodiola extract good for anxiety?

Is rhodiola extract good for anxiety?

I don't believe it : Is used specifically for anxiety. Rhodiola rosea is considered an adaptogen. This means it can aid the body's resistance in general. It is reported to be helpful with stress and depression. I have not personally dealt with rhodiola, . ...Read more

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Is it safe for a young woman (23) to take phytoestrogen supplements for long period of time? Considering red clover or pueraria mirifica

Is it safe for a young woman (23) to take phytoestrogen supplements for long period of time?  Considering red clover or pueraria mirifica

No. : No. For a healthy 23 year old lady your ovaries are making the estrogen you need. Supplemental estrogens may lead to your body having too much estrogen and may cause problems such as abnormal vaginal bleeding or even uterine cancer. ...Read more

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Is traditional chinese acupuncture for infertility treatment effective?

Is traditional chinese acupuncture for infertility treatment effective?

I'd say no: Some say yes, some no - but no sound clinical or scientifically credible evidence supports effectiveness for treating infertility due to any cause. ...Read more

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Is there a natural treatment for fibromyalgia I currently take cymbals?

Is there a natural treatment for fibromyalgia I currently take cymbals?

Not just pills: Fibromyalgia treatment includes not only possible medications, but attending to all aspects of lifestyle: your diet; exercise; your sleep patterns; assessing and dealing with stress in your life, etc. Nutrients like mg and b vitamins are important, but you need a total program. http://www.drweil.com/drw/u/art00701/fibromyalgia integrative/holistic medicine physicians can help. ...Read more

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Ginseng tablets is better for health?

Ginseng tablets is better for health?

Maybe: Despite decades of hugely diverse claims, clear health benefits from ginseng are not obvious. This is in contrast to several other botanicals that are clearly effective for particular, narrow indications. It's an interesting botanical and i don't think anybody will have a problem with you experimenting. Let our physician know you're adding ginseng if you are taking anticoagulants. ...Read more

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Is cayenne and lemon tea safe for pregnant women?

Is cayenne and lemon tea safe for pregnant women?

Yes: This is safe for you and the developing baby. There are no adverse effects from this combination. ...Read more

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Is Rhodiola good for depression?

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Is Rhodiola good for depression?

Rhodiola: This is an Herb to boost energy. Also called Roseroot. There is no evidence that it helps depression. ...Read more

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Is aromatherapy effective for stress relief?

Is aromatherapy effective for stress relief?

Sometimes: Some people find aromatherapy very helpful in relieving stress. Certain fragrances like lavender, peppermint, and rose can be very relaxing. Smell goes directly to the thalamus and can relax stress centers in the brain. ...Read more

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