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Kyolic Aged Garlic Extract
Is aged garlic extract( trought supllements)safe for health? Could long-term use of it damage health? Thank you
Garlic Extract: I did read about your question and did not find negative long tern adverse side effects. You may have adverse intolerance, which should manifest early, such as in days or within aweek ...Read more
Is aged garlic extract neurotoxic (long-term use)? Could it damage neurons (used for many years) ?
May be: It is not clear if the item in question is neurotoxic or not, however, it is not likely to do you any good. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. ...Read more
Is it safe to take klonopin (clonazepam) with the following supplements: policosanol, ALA, decaf green tea extract, & aged garlic root extract?
Meds: should not be an issue. You can check with your pharmacist and doctor too regarding your specific case. There was a book that was PDR of herbs and alternative medications called the German Commission E book, as Europe much more pro herb/supplement than we are in the States. ...Read more
Garlic: he can eat garlic at anytimeGet a more detailed answer ›
Unlikely: Garlic while used as a nutritional supplement to lower cholesterol has not in clinical studies been shown to be particularly effective at actually lowering LDL cholesterol. See ref. Below http://nutrition.Stanford.Edu/documents/garlicabstract.Pdf in addition, milk, while may have many beneficial nutritional components has fat and in most cases sugar which can impact the lipid panel adversely. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Never works: This home remedy does not really work! ...Read more
Is it ok to take probiotics, garlic extract, ginger root and turmeric, fish oil though out the day?can one interact with another?
No, I think it is a: safe combination. I'm not sure I would take it throuughout the day. ...Read more
I had another tooth extracted top left with disolvable stiches yesterday..can I eat soft garlic bread if I eat on the right side of my mouth?
Are there any interactions between bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) and olive leaf extract? or can I take them simultaneously? also, Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) & garlic extract/monoluarin?
Most important thing: you must know when taking Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) is that it can form crystals in your kidneys if you don't hydrate enough. So taking larges amount of filtered water to protect your kidneys is paramount. Olive leaf extract which is the heart of the mediterranean diet should not pose a problem, but it's always good to take your supplements separately from your medications in general. You can take UR supplements. ...Read more
My wife is having urin problem. With out knowledge she passes urin. She needs pads. This is after her utras removed. She is diabetic. 40 age.
Tonsils: The same risk as in younger age. You need the right ENT surgeon to see to it that there is no complicating factor to do the tonsillectomy at this age. ...Read more
None: As long as you have one testicle there should be no long term consequences. ...Read more
Can liver regenerate itself at any age if a part of it has to be removed? Or it only regenerate itself at relatively young age?
Depends.: The liver can regenerate at any age, depending on how much liver is removed. Also, there are appears to a decrease in the ability to do so as we age. It also depends on overall health. Here is a general discussion: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liver_regeneration Here is a complex discussion: https://www.hindawi.com/journals/cggr/2011/526379/ ...Read more
Help I got circumcised in age 12 and it was Monday and today was Friday yesterday I have a problem the bandage won't be removed no matter what it hurt?
My son was impacted last year. 2000 ccs removed from colon. Been having problems since age 4 he is 9 now. He goes potty all the time. What is problem?
He is not emptying: Stooling incompletely can allow build of feces. That can stretch the bowel and cause inadequate signals from the brain to the bowel for evacuation. Clean out is essential to constipation therapy. Daily measures are important afterward. Those should continue in cases of chronic constipation for 6-9 months. Consider peds GI evaluation if your pediatrician is out of ideas. ...Read more