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Inderal And L Argenine
Yes: Of course. Ginseng is a general tonic that can raise testosterone levels and enhance male sexual function. L-arginine is an amino acid with many benefits including raising nitric oxide levels, thus dilating blood vessels and enhancing erections, sometimes called Nature's Viagra. These are often combined (along with other ingredients) in supplements for male health. They can work synergistically. ...Read more
Does fish oil, alpha lipoic acid, acetl l carnitine, cdp choline, and ashwagandha interact with 40 mg Prilosec per day?
Herbal/nutritionals: Your question is unanswerable as the data doesnt exist,take at your own risk ...Read more
Increasing HGH with l-lysine, l-arginine, gaba, melatonin. Can i take 3000mg lysine, 3000mg arginine, 5mg melatonin, 3000mg GABA in every night daily?
Why are you doing: This. It is unlikely to do anything to increase your height and may have side effects you wish you did not have. I hope my endocrinology colleagues will weigh in on this one and lay it out straight. You are not going to grow, but your wallet will get thinner. Best wishes. ...Read more
On atenolol and amlodipin mix tab with clopidogrel75 daily sometimes asprin 75 Recently L Thyroxine 25 AND Anti lipid added due to high TSH Is it ok?
Yes they mix well: Your antilipid medicine is probably for high Cholesterol(Not due to high TSH. High TSH is due to low Thyroid hormone in your body, so your doctor may be giving you Thyroid hormone(Thyroxine)...Just check about this so that you are entirely clear about the function of each one of your medicines.. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Im taking: acetyl-l-carnitine with alpha lipoic acid 400mg x2 day l-tyrosine 500mg day 5-htp 50-100mg day how do I balance this combo?
What are U using: them for? This is a loaded question, as knowing what your intentions are for using these supplements will reveal whether you need to be on them or not.If these are recommended by your PCP then it's best to contact her/his office to find out how much of each, or whether you can combine them or not. So start there.These are very specific indications, so ask first and then let us know so we can help! ...Read more
Can you talk Lexapro (escitalopram) 10 mg daily and Arginmax low dose like 3 capsules together agrimax contains ginko biloba L argenine ginsing etc???
If it feels good: its OK. You might want to first sit down and figure out how much this will cost you a month. You might want to consult with someone who specializes in optimal health / complementary medicine to come up with an approach that achieves your therapeutic needs. ( including proper exercise, sleep, balanced nutrition, emotional / educational and spiritual growth.) ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Any interaction between 200 mg of L-Theanine and Bystolic?
I take 2.5 mg Bystolic and 100 mg L-Theanine, with no issues. Would 200 mg be too much?
GRAS up to 250 mg: 1st, L-Theanine (a glutamine derivative found in tea & fungi) is classified as GRAS- Generally Regarded As Safe- by the FDA. Doses up to 1200 mg have shown little, if any positive OR negative effect. In fact, there is no clear proof that L-Theanine has any health benefits, & some negative data that it does nothing to improve mood. Proteins rarely interact with drugs. You may be wasting your money! ...Read more
Is it safe to take glucosamine, chondroitin, msm, vitamin d, calcium citrate, multivitamin, l arginine, l lysine, l ornthinine, Prilosec together?
Should be fine: I don't see any significant problems taking all of these supplements. If you have any side effects, however, it may be a challenge to know which is the culprit. Typically, side effects from these are minimal or not existent. If you are taking the prilosec due to the others causing GI complaints, you may want to reconsider this strategy. ...Read more
M58, May I take vitamin b complex with zinc, vit E, C , folic acid and B12 500mcg with Norvasc 10mg and zocor (simvastatin) 10mg per day.thanks?
Depends!: Both tyrosine and glutamine can be good for the body. Tyrosine is used to form the neurotransmitters dopamine and norepinephrine and glutamine is used to help heal the gut lining and in wound healing. As with medications, more of a good thing does not make it better! Work with a functional medicine doc or naturopath. ...Read more
What supp. Do you rec in primary prev of heart dis w fam hx?Take c, d, e, alph lipoic acid, l carnitine, phytosterols, coq, resver. Need dose advice
Is it safe to take an Amino Acid supplement containing leucine, glutamine, isoleucine, and valine with 40mg of Prozac (fluoxetine) daily?
Your review is wise: There are no noted interactions between these substances and each other but each may have interactions with other substances. If you are on or plan to be on other substances or medications, advise doctor and pharmacist so interactions may be reviewed. Best regards for your health and well-being. ...Read more
m Hypertensive. On Norvasc 5 mg & atacand 16 mg. frozen shoulder. doctor replace Norvasc with adalat (nifedipine). low vit D (14). Is 600,000 IU vit D3 IM safe.
My dr prescribed 50 mg of losartan and 25 mg of hctz (hydrochlorothiazide). is this a normal combination?
Very normal: Sure is. Like peanut butter and jelly. Peas and carrots. Hugs and kisses. That combination is effective, safe, and used very commonly because the losartan helps cancel a troublesome side effect of hctz (hydrochlorothiazide) (potassium wasting) and hctz (hydrochlorothiazide) potentiates the effect of losartan. Your dr is on the ball. ...Read more
Is it ok to take neuro life from intenergy wich contains vitamins B12 6 and calcium and other ingredients as l carnosine ginkgo biloba. With zoloft (sertraline).
250mg magnesium 500mg slow niacin with nicotinic acid and potassium gluconate.Healthy male 35 yes. Take these, or no?
Wallet drain: If healthy and normal diet, no reason to take supplemental potassium or niacin, both of which can have bad side effects. As most people tend to run low on magnesium, and it has a weak muscle relaxer & cathartic effect, you could take the magnesium, but it isn't essential either. Save you cash for good quality food. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Many uses: Inderal (propranolol) is a so called beta blocher that has many uses it is used for hypertension, tremor, migraine headaches, mild anxiety, excessive sweating, and to reduce the chances of a heart attack . And tachycardia it is contraindicated in respiratory conditions such as asthma and bronchitis. ...Read more
Yes: Inderal (propranolol) is a beta-blocker. It keeps the heart rate slow so that when you are excercizing your heart rate may not go up adequately on the medication. You need to work out the pros and cons of using this type of medication with your doctor who knows your medical history. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends on...: Person asks, What is the equivalent dose of Bystolic to inderal? Depends on what one is using the meds for. For BP management one can start with Bystolic as low as 2.5mg to the standard dose of 5mg and up to a maximum of 40mg a Day. Inderal has a wider range from 10mg to average range of 120mg-240mg/ day. But one can go up to 640mg on rare occasions. Standard dose for Inderal is 40mg x2/Day ...Read more
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Slow heart rate: slow heart rate and may be mental status may be side effects of propranolol. It is very hard to overdose on Propranolol as doctors in late 60s and early 70s were using extraordinary amounts of the medicine (up to 2000 or 3000 mg) (carefully) to treat Hypertension, apparently without many untoward effects. Times do change and it is extremely unusual to see doses higher than 320 mg! nowadays. ...Read more
Let us see: You could take 20-40 mg under your doctor supervsion. Uaually 2 hours before please condult your doctor. ...Read more
Inderal (propranolol): Yes. It could be possible.Get a more detailed answer ›
Inderal (propranolol): If you take the 10mg twice a day and don't increase it unless your doctor tells you to and how much, it will be fine. ...Read more