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Doctor insights on: How Long Should You Take Echinacea And Goldenseal

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I'm a 21 year old male and I have chylimdia I was wondering how long will it take for saw palmetto to cure me? I have also been taking echinacea

I'm a 21 year old male and I have chylimdia I was wondering how long will it take for saw palmetto to cure me? I have also been taking echinacea

Worrisome plan: This germ will stay in your system for quite a while and your immune system may eventually clear it within a year or two. The supplements are like taking a sugar pill-worthless. While you wait, you can infect any girl you have sex with, condoms or not, and they can become sterile as a side effect. ...Read more

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How long should it take for my astragalus, echinechea, eyebright, propilis, and bilberry supplements to work?

How long should it take for my astragalus, echinechea, eyebright, propilis, and bilberry supplements to work?

Supplements: Since these are herbal medication, they are not as highly regulated and studied. Onset of action will vary significantly and will depend on the reason you are taking this particular mix of herbals. ...Read more

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Can I use echinacea goldenseal for my ear?

Can I use echinacea goldenseal for my ear?

Not recommended.: Don't use it for more than 11 days because at that point it will suppress your immune function. I don't recommend it if your ear hurts and has not been examined. You might have an ear infection that requires antibiotic treatment. How painful is your ear? ...Read more

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Can echinacea and goldenseal treat bacterial infection?

Can echinacea and goldenseal treat bacterial infection?

Bacterial infection: There is no conclusive evidence of the efficacy of echinacea and goldenseal in treating any form of infection. There is good evidence that they have little or any effect on viral illnesses. ...Read more

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Can echinacea goldenseal help with my recurring sinus and cold issues? Are there any risk? So tired of antibiotics and shots

Can echinacea goldenseal help with my recurring sinus and cold issues? Are there any risk? So tired of antibiotics and shots

Can try it: You can try it. It will help treat your symptoms and is non toxic. Let your doctor know you are using it and if you get worse be checked. All the best, feel better. ...Read more

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Can I take echinacea on immunosuppressant?

Can I take echinacea on immunosuppressant?

Probably not: Echinacea is itself a mild immunosuppressant so it is not a good idea to combine it with prescribed immunosupressants. You should discuss this question with the physician who prescribed these immunosuppressive medications. ...Read more

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Can I take echinacea while on immunosuppressant?

Yes.: However, taking echinacea for an extended period may itself cause some immune dysfunction. So only take it for short periods of time. ...Read more

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Is it ok to take echinacea if I am taking 20mg of xarelto every day?

Is it ok to take echinacea if I am taking 20mg of xarelto every day?

No: Not only will echinacea not do you any good, it may interfere with xareltao. Do not take any medications, herbals, over the counter drugs, nutritional supplements or street drug without discussing with the doctor who prescribed xarelto.
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Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more

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Can I take echinacea while breastfeeding?

Can I take echinacea while breastfeeding?

No: Even though we tend to think of herbs and plants as natural, it does not mean they are always safe, specially for infants or brestfeeding moms. What ever we consume, we are exposing our babies via breast milk.
There is simply not enough data to take the risk. ...Read more

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What form of echinacea is better to take: capsules or liquid?

What form of echinacea is better to take: capsules or liquid?

Tinctures: Most herbalists believe that tinctures are FAR better, esp. Tinctures made from the fresh plant before it is dried. See http://www. Health. Com/health/condition-article/0, 20251749, 00.html for a more detailed explanation
and http://www. Health. Com/health/article/0, 20410256, 00.html
for recommended brands. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take echinacea while pregnant?

Is it safe to take echinacea while pregnant?

Probably, however...: In one study of 206 women who took echinacea during pregnancy there was no evidence that it was hazardous, but I recommend avoiding all herbs and medicines if possible during the first trimester if possible to err on the side of caution. The safest treatment I know of during the first trimester is homeopathic medicine. ...Read more

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If I m having a reaction to a flu shot is it ok to take echinacea?

If I m having a reaction to a flu shot is it ok to take echinacea?

No: Despite its popularity, some recent studies of echinacea have not found that it helps. Commonly used when people get colds...There is no good clinical evidence for its use. If echinacea does have a benefit, many researchers feel that it has not been proven. ...Read more

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Is echinacea safe to take when on levothroxine? I had a full thyroidectomy and am on levothyroxine daily.

Is echinacea safe to take when on levothroxine? I had a full thyroidectomy and am on levothyroxine daily.

Yes, but: It is worthless. If does not help to treat, cure or prevent any disease. It is a waste of money. Don't get your medical information from friends, tv or the internet. ...Read more

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Methocarbamol and Echinacea have any adverse reactions or are they ok to take together?

Methocarbamol and Echinacea have any adverse reactions or are they ok to take together?

You can find out: Go to medscape. Com or other websites with an interaction checker and enter the drug, food or supplements that interest you. ...Read more

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I read if you take andrographis and oliveleaf and echinacea helps with outbreak and shedding of HSV 1 2 is this true?

I read if you take andrographis and oliveleaf and echinacea helps with outbreak and shedding of HSV 1 2 is this true?

Valtex: There are several medications available for hsv outbreaks. Valtrex (valacyclovir) and Acyclovir being the most useful. I think this would be a much more effective strategy for you than herbal treatments. ...Read more

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How long does an allergic reaction rash from echinacea last?

How long does an allergic reaction rash from echinacea last?

A few days: Rashes from something you ingest typically last for just a few days or less. The bigger question is what really caused the rash. People break out in rashes from time to time, and it's just human nature to blame the rash on something we ate in the last few hours. If the rash is continuing for more than a week, it probably has nothing to do with the echinacea; you should see your pcp to check it out. ...Read more

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Can echinacea cause tingling? When I take echinacea for cold I get tingling in my feet. What could be the cause?

Can echinacea cause tingling? When I take echinacea for cold I get tingling in my feet. What could be the cause?

Not familiar: Personally I have never prescribed ecchanacia. I have never seen a case of tingling that could be suspected due to ecchanacia. I looked up the side effects of this otc product but tingling was not one of them. Therefore look for some other cause of tingling. ...Read more