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Potassium In Apple Cider Vinegar
I'm being diagnosed with HKPP or gitelman. If I have brags apple cider vinegar with salad. .. Could this worsten potassium levels?
I don't think so: This is a very specific question and is likely best answered by your physician and clinical dietitian. In general, dietary adjustments to include foods high in salt, potassium and magnesium are needed. The nutritional label suggests that Bragg's apple cider vinegar is high in potassium, so I would think a reasonable serving of this would be fine. Again, your nutritionist can help. Good wishes:) ...Read more
Does apple cider vinegar interact with duiretic? I'm taking lossartan potassium hydrochlorothyazide & nevivolol. Can I take apple cider vinegar?
Probably not: If you believed all the health claims made for this stuff (it supposedly cures everything), you would be reading uncritically. If the stuff doesn't make you sick to your stomach, it probably will not hurt you. ...Read more
Yes, in moderation: Vinegar, including apple cider vinegar, lowers post-prandial glycemia by 20%. This appears to be due to vinegars effect of slowing gastric emptying. Just 2 teaspoons before meals is the effective dose. **Avoid vinegar pills as they have been associated with esophageal injury....their pH and contents are not standardized. Avoid large dose of apple cider vinegar as it can cause hypokalemia. ...Read more
Adjunct only: The fact that it is promoted as being good for absolutely everything should tip you off that it's not really curing anything. You owe it to yourself to get with an evidence-based holistic practitioner in your community, rather than try to negotiate the welter of mostly-false claims about complementary medicine on your own. There's some stuff of real value. Best wishes. ...Read more
Unlikely: There are many health claims for apple cider vinegar. It often helps heartburn & appears to lower blood sugar in diabetics, but there is little research to support most of the claims, gut even the wildest claims don't say it helps infertility. There are many different causes of infertility & it's important to find & address the cause.Hypothyroidism is a common issue. Individualized herbs may help. ...Read more
Apple cider vinegar: Http://authoritynutrition. Com/6-proven-health-benefits-of-apple-cider-vinegar/Get a more detailed answer ›
Probably: I'm not really sure what medication that is but do not know of any interactions with apple cider vinegar. Check the spelling of your medication and ask again to be sure. ...Read more
Will lavender or rosemary oil help treat nail fungus? Have already tried apple cider vinegar, listerine, coconut and tea tree oil
Not usually.: Toenail fungus is very common, and unfortunately very difficult to cure 100%. We can test the nail to see if it is a callused or traumatized nail or if it is indeed fungus, and from there you have several options: topical or oral antifungal medications, laser nail treatment, or removal of the nail in severe cases. See your doctor to talk about which treatment is right for you. ...Read more
Can you use lotramin on the vagina to get rid of a rash/ yeast infection? Can you also use apple cider vinegar to get rid of HPV warts?
Vinegar: No disadvantage to apple cider vinegar over other vinegars. ...Read more
In food ok: Drinking a little won't hurt, but a large amount as in a guart or so could cause serious ph changes in ur body and can have bad consequences. ...Read more
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Not entirely but...:
Bragg's is raw/unpasteurized whereas I'm fairly sure Heinz is pasteurized. Pasteurization degrades some nutrients and enzymes that are beneficial. Also, Bragg's is organic whereas Heinz is not, and apples are in the EWG "Dirty Dozen" and high in pesticide residues.
Heinz should have many of the same benefits but, given a choice, I recommend Bragg's. ...Read more
Many benefits: Apple cider vinegar is one of the most popular folk remedies, in fact entire books have been written about it. It's many uses include treating heartburn, many infections (like sinus, ear & yeast infections), acne & other skin conditions.It may help treat diabetes, hypertension & high cholesterol.Research is limited but does support many uses. It is safe and inexpensive. See comments for more info:. ...Read more