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Doctor insights on: Hoodia Xpf Plus

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What are hoodia pills?

What are hoodia pills?

Cactus diet pills: Extract of a south african cactus that is a modest appetite suppressant that may help dieters. ...Read more

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Does hoodia help with losing weight?

Does hoodia help with losing weight?

It depends...: It's like most things. It works for some, and not for others. Be sure you are getting the hoodia from a reputable source. The effective dose: some people only need 1, 000 to 2, 500 mg per day while others need 3, 000 to 4, 500 mg per day. I'd recommend starting at the lower dose, and then increase if necessary. You should start seeing a difference within 2wks if you are going to respond. ...Read more

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Do "hoodia gordonii" patches work safely for appetite supperssion?

Do "hoodia gordonii" patches work safely for appetite supperssion?

No formal studies: Try these instead: water, organic vegetable broth, green leafy vegetables, natural pickles, apples are great to fill you up so you don't feel hungry and they are very low in calories. ...Read more

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Does hoodia work for weight loss?

Does hoodia work for weight loss?

Probably not: There is no scientific information available, because there have been no scientific studies. What that generally means is, if it looks like a duck, and sounds like a duck, and walks like a duck...........In other words, quack! Save your money and meet with a qualified registered dietitian. Don't get your medical information from tv and the internet. ...Read more

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Does hoodia really work for weight loss?

Does hoodia really work for weight loss?

Probably not: There is no scientific information available, because there have been no scientific studies. What that generally means is, if it looks like a duck, and sounds like a duck, and walks like a duck...........In other words, quack! Save your money and meet with a qualified registered dietitian. Don't get your medical information from tv and the internet. ...Read more

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How does hoodia interact with prescriptions?

How does hoodia interact with prescriptions?

Depends on Rxs.: Patients should not take hoodia without first talking to their doctor if they•have diabetes or are taking a medicine to control blood sugar levels, •have any heart problems or take any heart medicines, •have a bleeding or blood clotting disorder or are taking a medicine to increase or decrease the clotting of their blood such as aspirin, warfarin (coumadin), or heparin, •have known eating disorders. ...Read more

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Does hoodia interfere with coumadin/warfarin?

Does hoodia interfere with coumadin/warfarin?

No: I can find no report of a drug interaction. You should be aware that many products marketed as hoodia actually have no hoodia in them. ...Read more

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How can hoodia interact with prescription drugs?

How can hoodia interact with prescription drugs?

Which drugs?: Patients should not take hoodia without first talking to their doctor if they•have diabetes or are taking a medicine to control blood sugar levels, •have any heart problems or take any heart medicines, •have a bleeding or blood clotting disorder or are taking a medicine to increase or decrease the clotting of their blood such as aspirin, warfarin (coumadin), or heparin, •have known eating disorders. ...Read more

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Wanted to know if diet pills with hoodia in them have any negative side effects?

Wanted to know if diet pills with hoodia in them have any negative side effects?

There is absolutely: NO scientific information that hoodia helps lose weight, except in your wallet. Don't get your medical information from friends, tv or internet scams. ...Read more

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Are there any major differences between phentermine and hoodia?

Yes: Phentermine is used for a limited period of time to speed weight loss in overweight people who are exercising and eating a low-calorie diet.. Phentermine is in a class of medications called anorectics. It works by decreasing appetite. Goofus is a natural plant supplement with similar activity. ...Read more

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Can the diet supplement hoodia really suppress appetite? Normal to have migraines or severe side effects from this?

Can the diet supplement hoodia really suppress appetite? Normal to have migraines or severe side effects from this?

CAREFUL: Some diet pills are dangerous. Best is portion control and little exercise, or carbs only for breakfast and not for lunch and dinner, wt watcher good. ...Read more

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Does hoodia gordonii cause heart problems and drop of blood pressure?

Does hoodia gordonii cause heart problems and drop of blood pressure?

Possibly: The true side effects are not know, but a few observational studies suggest cardiovascular side effects. We know its an effective appetite suppressant, but long term consequences remain unknown. Authenticity of the product should also be questioned. ...Read more

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I am excusively breastfeeding my 3 month old, is it safe to take hoodia to help with weight loss?

I am excusively breastfeeding my 3 month old, is it safe to take hoodia to help with weight loss?

No: There is no evidence that is effective. The ingredients aren't standardized and no good information how it is metabolized. So just unknown so not currently safe. All the best. ...Read more

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What is the diffrence between ceramaffin plus or ceramaffin?

What is the diffrence between ceramaffin plus or ceramaffin?

Stronger laxative: Neither of these drugs is available in the USA. Cremaffin is used as an antacid or Laxative and contains Magnesium Hydroxide and Paraffin (wax). Paraffin alone is a laxative: http://www. Netdoctor. Co.uk/medicines/digestive-health/a7016/liquid-paraffin-oral-emulsion-bp/ Cremaffin Plus also has sodium picolsulfate in it, a strong laxative. See https://en. Wikipedia. Org/wiki/Sodium_picosulfate ...Read more

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What is cardi plus for?

What is cardi plus for?

Cardio plus: Cardio plus is a nutritional supplement touting cardiovascular health. A word of friendly caution with supplements is that they are not regulated by the fda. ...Read more

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What does cystex plus do?

What does cystex plus do?

Cystexplus includes: A chemical that reduces bacteria in the urine and a chemical like aspirin. Some women with chronic bladder irritation or a problem called interstitial cystitis find it helps partially relieve some of their symptoms. ...Read more

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Is the slim cleanse plus product effective?

Healthtap Doctors: Are asked not to endorse specific brands or product lines. ...Read more

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Can I take AlkaSeltzer Plus if I am on ZPak?

Can I take AlkaSeltzer Plus if I am on ZPak?

Z-Pak: Don't know of any. Very interesting question. Most of the time I would be concerned about using an antibiotic with alcohol. You could also as your pharmacist for a list of possible of drug interactions with Z-Pak. Have a great day. ...Read more