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Doctor insights on: Is There Any Side Affects Taking Kalms

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What are the side effects of kalms?

What are the side effects of kalms?

Kalms (Valerian): I admire your interest for Health.
Kalms contains Hops, Valerian root and Gentian root and is a herbal medicine used for the relief of symptoms of stress.
Its side effects can be
Nausea
Abdominal cramps
Headache
Uneasiness
Excitability
Insomnia.
Few people feel sluggish in the morning after taking Valerian, at higher doses.
It’s best not to drive or operate dangerous machinery after taking it. ...Read more

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Is the runs a side effect of kalms?

Is the runs a side effect of kalms?

Have not seen: Diarrhea listed as a side effect for Valerian Extract. It may cause nausea & abdominal cramping. If you develop liver problems you could also experience decreased appetite, clay colored bowel movements, nausea and upper abdominal pain.

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I took amoxicillin and kalms is that ok or not suppose I should of asked before taking?

I took amoxicillin and kalms is that ok or not suppose I should of asked before taking?

Mixed meds: Amoxicillin, taken exactly as directed for at least five days, will reduce some bacterial infections. Kalms is an herbal anti-anxiety Med. Should not interfere with each other. But if you have an infection important that you get professional treatment. Do it yourself treatment can be dangerous. ...Read more

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Can I take kalms and st johns wort together? Thanks in advance.

Can I take kalms and st johns wort together? Thanks in advance.

St. John's wort: Would advise against because both impact serotonin and the two together can significantly raise its level. In some instances leading to Serotonin Syndrome and Hypertensive Crisis ...Read more

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What can I do to help my self and to make my self better after taking a little amount of co codamol and kalms and ibproprifen?

What can I do to help my self and to make my self better after taking a little amount of co codamol and kalms and ibproprifen?

Stop: Self medicating will not do you any good. Stop those med which consist of codeine, acetaminophen. natural herbal medicine and ibuprofen. Stop that stuff and if need see your physician ...Read more

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Can kalms cause constipation?

Can kalms cause constipation?

Kalms: Kalms is valerian root extract used to help reduce the effects of stress. It should not cause constipation, but also won't really do anything to help with constipation in my experience. Magnesium added to this may be quite helpful. ...Read more

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Can kalms help with social anxiety?

Can kalms help with social anxiety?

Kalms: There are several kalms products, and I don't know which one you're considering. The "stress" formula contains hops (humulus lupus), valerian, and gentiana lutea. The first 2 are sedating herbs. No studies have been done on this product or its components with social anxiety -- so we don't know whether it helps with that condition. ...Read more

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Hi, I'm on 2.5mg ramipril and I've started suffering anxiety. Is it ok to take kalms with ramipril?

Hi, I'm on 2.5mg ramipril and I've started suffering anxiety. Is it ok to take kalms with ramipril?

Call the dr: It is probably a good idea to call the doctor that prescribed ramipril and ask. They will be able to know your history and talk through your anxiety and rule out the anxiety as a side effect of your meds. ...Read more

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Hi is it safe to take kalms with montelukast?

Hi is it safe to take kalms with montelukast?

Kalms: Kalms is a natural sleep aid with the main ingredient being Valerian Root and unless allergic to Kalms it should be ok ...Read more

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Can I take kalms sleep tablets if I have asthma?

Can I take kalms sleep tablets if I have asthma?

Avoid: Good morning, the ingredients in kalms sleep tablets are natural plant extracts. The problem is that we do not know what effect you will have on your immune system. I would advise against taking this, especially with asthma. ...Read more

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Can you take kalms with 40mg of propanolo and 50mg of sertraline?

Can you take kalms with 40mg of propanolo and 50mg of sertraline?

Kalms: A herbal product, contains valerian, will interact with sertraline causing more sedation. Also you need to be cautious using propranolol and sertraline, keep the follow up with your doctor. Good that you asked, always exercise caution with multiple medications, best wishes ...Read more

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I've got epilepsy and I take lamotragine and omeprazole is it ok to take kalms while on them?

I've got epilepsy and I take lamotragine and omeprazole is it ok to take kalms while on them?

Unpredictable: Kalms has root extracts which in some people allows them to sleep better; however, it also has other excipients that have been shown to modify absorption in the gut. So while in general there doesn't seem to be an issue, understand that there may be a problem if taken together. ...Read more

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Will Kalms tablets affect my contraceptive pill Cerelle?

Will Kalms tablets affect my contraceptive pill Cerelle?

Probably not: It is unlikely that these will interfere with the med you are taking but no studies have been done to prove any relationship. You should be safe if you take your pills as they are suppose to be taken. It might be wise to take them at separate times to be safe. I hope this helps. ...Read more

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How many sleeping aid pills (kalms sleep or kalms night) would garauntee making me fall asleep?

How many sleeping aid pills (kalms sleep or kalms night) would garauntee making me fall asleep?

No guarantee: I'm afraid ther is no guarantee. Some of the over the counter things taken can actually make some people's sleep issues worse (like in the case of RLS and antihistamines (benadryl). Just be careful on using something to help with sleep even if "natural." find out what is causing you to have trouble falling asleep if you can. ...Read more

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I'm currently on citalopram 40mg daily and propanalol 20mg daily Can I take the kalms night sleeping tablets too? Anxiety reasons

Drug interactions: You may take Kalm, which is valerian root herbal supplement, however it may cause increased side effects of dizziness, confusion, drowsiness. ...Read more

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3rd driving test on Friday, keep failing as I get nervous, upset and can't control legs shaking so keep stalling, kalms don't help me what can I do?

3rd driving test on Friday, keep failing as I get nervous, upset and can't control legs shaking so keep stalling, kalms don't help me what can I do?

Beta blockers: You may have performance anxiety. There are medications that can help you right before the exam. These include a beta blocker or benzodiazepines. Talk to your MD. ...Read more