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Doctor insights on: Noni Leaf Benefits

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Can you tell me is noni syrup gud for my health?

Can you tell me is noni syrup gud for my health?

While Noni is used: as a tonic in some traditional cultures (Polynesian in particular) neither the fruit, the flesh or the skin have ANY medicinal properties. The flesh contains vitamins, minerals and carbohydrates but is neither more nor less nutritious than, say, bananas,. Dr. Anne ...Read more

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Is noni powder safe during pregnany?

Is noni powder safe during pregnany?

Uncertain: Reviewed this question on a number of sites and all stated that there are no studies on the effects of noni (Morinda citrifolia or Indian mulberry) on pregnancy. ...Read more

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How effective is noni for treating aches and pains?

How effective is noni for treating aches and pains?

Altho Noni is used: as a tonic in some cultures (Polynesian in particular) it has no known medicinal properties. If taking it alleviates aches and pains, it is due to the placebo effect. There's no evidence that, in normal quantities, it's harmful to your health. Dr. Anne ...Read more

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Can pregnant women use noni?

Can pregnant women use noni?

Avoid: Noni is a potentially potent drug. Its affects on pregnancy have not been studied. Therefore, pregnant women better avoid Noni. https://nccih.nih.gov/health/noni ...Read more

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Can it matter if i drink noni juice or take the capsules?

Can it matter if i drink noni juice or take the capsules?

No same effects: No it will have the same effects as drinking juicethe juice has a bitter taste and foul smell and lot of people will prefer capsules. ...Read more

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How can tru noni juice boost the human immune system?

How can  tru noni juice boost the human immune system?

Not Known how: It is popular as being good for health for prevention of cancer, diabetes and cardiovascular health.These are the claims made.Acoording to nccam which is a part of us national institution of healthlaboratory research has shownnoni to have immune stimulating and tumor fightind properties.There needs to be research for its benefit to prevent and treat cardiovascular diseases. ...Read more

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What is noni juice used for? Does it help joints? Don't wanna take drugs for anything, makes my health worse.

What is noni juice used for? Does it help joints? Don't wanna take drugs for anything, makes my health worse.

Expensive Juice: Noni juice is a widely popular juice that is usually found in multilevel marketing plans and big box stores. Is it bad for you? Probably not. Is it worth the expense ? Always question something that is priced to match the cost of a daily latte. Most of these juices promote the "anti-oxidant" idea. Nac and vitamin c will together provide your body with the building blocks for natural glutathion. ...Read more

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I am suffering from dermatographism since last 1.5 yrs and taking allegra (fexofenadine) 180mg daily once a day. Can i take noni juice for it cure?

I am suffering from dermatographism since last 1.5 yrs and taking allegra (fexofenadine) 180mg daily once a day. Can i take noni juice for it cure?

Ain't none: You can take anything you want, but nothing, other than in some people time, 'cures' dermatographism. Antihistamines can suppress the symptoms, but some people just seem to have touchy mast cells and even mild skin trama can result in them releasing histamine causing the localized itching and swelling. ...Read more

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How effective is noni for treating bacterial infections?

How effective is noni for treating bacterial infections?

Noni fruit: There are traditional uses of Noni fruit -Morinda citrifolia, but no confirmed evidence of clinical efficacy for any medical uses. That said, the fruit has vitamin C, vitamin B3, iron, potassium and vitamin A. So, if you think it helps, you can go ahead and take some. Definitely though if things become serious you need to call your doctor. Infectious Disease doctors become involved in severe cases ...Read more

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Any suggestions on which juice is good for multiple myeloma patients? Noni juice or amla juice?

Any suggestions on which juice is good for multiple myeloma patients? Noni juice or amla juice?

Neither: Neither juice is helpful or harmful for myeloma. Standard treatments unfortunately include chemotherapy, but these treatments can add years to survival and sometimes even cure the disease. ...Read more

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I just found out i'm actually 8 weeks pregnant and was wondering if its healthy to drink noni juice?

Juice : There are no restrictions on fruit juice during pregnancy. There are no benefits to drinking excess amounts of it either. If you like it feel free to enjoy a glass. ...Read more

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Is Noni juice safe to drink when I have kidney stones?

Is Noni juice safe to drink when I have kidney stones?

Noni juice: 33 F asks Is Noni juice safe to drink when I have kidney stones? ANS: most likely. But unless you need to spend money on juices that don't seem to help much I would avoid Noni juice. Wait till there are good studies from the Noni juice team showing it is safe. ...Read more

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Can supplements like tumeric, black raspberry, mangosteen, pomegranate & noni aggravate existing acid reflux?

Can supplements like tumeric, black raspberry, mangosteen, pomegranate & noni aggravate existing acid reflux?

Yes : Turmeric is often touted as one of the best natural remedies for reflux but can aggravate reflux for some. While not common, it is likely some of the others you mention might cause reflux in some as well. The best way to find out is to stop all of them and restart one at a time to see how you react. This is an interesting site: http://earthclinic.Com/cures/acid_reflux.Html. ...Read more

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Any food or supplements like spirulina, noni, flax, ganoderma, etc helpful for weak pumping heart?

Any food or supplements like spirulina, noni, flax, ganoderma, etc helpful for weak pumping heart?

Supplements: The best diet for a "weak heart" is one that is low in sodium (or salt) and fat (if there also is coronary artery disease). Some have suggested that coq 10 might be useful but studies show otherwise. These agents are all considered alternative therapies for which there is limited scientific data as of yet to support their use. See http://nccam.Nih.Gov/ for more details. ...Read more