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Herbs: Poorly studied, I don't think any one could give you the answer to that. ...Read more
No published RCTs: RCT = randomized controlled trial. Peer-reviewed published RCTs are the gold standard to prove that something works. This is how Big Pharma goes about getting a drug approved by FDA. You can skip this by selling a compound as a dietary supplement (assuming you meet certain other requirements). In this case, you can make any claim you want w/o substantiation (evidence), much less proof of safety. ...Read more
Yes: There is some evidence that this is true. ...Read more
Can i take ginko biloba and korean ginseng together one week after weaning off cymbalta (duloxetine)? I also take omega 3, super b complex and garlic.
Generally: One waits 6 weeks to see what are all the effects of coming off a med like cymbalta (duloxetine). Cymbalta (duloxetine) can have an"upper" effect and so can ginko-so don't start too soon. In general, i advise not taking supplements more than 5 days a week when you do take them and also introduce them 1 at a time. Full effects of supplements may not be noted for 3 months. More about me/what i say at www.Thepmc.Org. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I take synthroid (thyroxine). Is it safe for me to take korean ginseng? Does ginseng lower high blood pressure and elevates low blood pressure?
Ginseng: Please go online to "WebMD" and look for articles and comments about Ginseng. OK for some, not for others. ...Read more
Korean red ginseng: Is sometimes simply called red ginseng. Korean ginseng is stronger than american ginseng. If it makes you hyper (its a tonic ) please switch to american. Peace and good health. ...Read more
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