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Doctor insights on: Pycnogenol Warnings And Recalls

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Is pycnogenol safe to take with the medications I'm on?

Is pycnogenol safe to take with the medications I'm on?

There are no studies: There are no sudies have been done to see if it is safe to take pycnogenol with any meds
so we can not answer this question based on evidence
but according to alternative meds experts it is ok. So make your own mind. ...Read more

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Effect of pycnogenol on kidneystone formation?

Effect of pycnogenol on kidneystone formation?

Probably none: As far as I know there have been no scientific studies in this drug and kidney stones, but understanding how it works I don't see that it should have any effect and should be safe. It should not alter the acidity of the urine. ...Read more

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Is pycnogenol and l-arginine good together for the body?

Is pycnogenol and l-arginine good together for the body?

Probably yes: Pycnogenol is known for its wide array of health benefits. Primarily taken as a food supplement, it can dramatically increase overall wellbeing when introduced into a daily diet regimen. The positive side effects run the gamut from sexual health to anti-aging to cancer fighting. Arginine can interact with many different medications, including viagra, (sildenafil) zantac and even over-the-counter drugs. ...Read more

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Can I take pycnogenol for endometriosis without any prescription? If yes then how much?

Can I take pycnogenol for endometriosis without any prescription? If yes then how much?

Can not recommend: The use if Pine Bark extract has not been well studied or shown to be beneficial for the treatment of endometriosis. It would not be right to recommend you take this without a specific recommendation and guidance from your doctor. ...Read more

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I am taking pycnogenol, enalapril, & actonel (risedronate).What is the interaction between them or issue that needs to be addressed?

I am taking pycnogenol, enalapril, & actonel (risedronate).What is the interaction between them or issue that needs to be addressed?

Unknown: Pycnogenol is the brand name for a product from the extract of pine bark of a tree known as the french maritime pine. Pycnogenol is not an fda approved medication, which means there is unlikely to be any good scientific research on its true effects and side effects. Nobody really knows how it would interact with prescription drugs like Enalapril or actonel (risedronate). ...Read more

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I started taking pycnogenol. I have been taking 81 mgof aspirin daily for. A couple of years. What are the risks taking both? I have been feeling grea

I started taking pycnogenol. I have been taking 81 mgof aspirin daily for. A couple of years. What are the risks taking both? I have been feeling grea

Probably ok: Pycnogenol is suspected to counteract (somewhat) the effects of immunosuppressive medications. These would be used, fir example, to treat severe psoriasis, arthritis (RA) and other autoimmune problems. There are no well-documented interactions with aspirin. Make sure you keep your md apprised of any supplements you use! ...Read more

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Can pycnogenol cause kidney stones?

No data on internet: No definite evidence this supplement is related to kidney stones at recommended dose of 120 to 450 mg for 6 months via a quick internet search.

However, please discuss the use of any over the counter drug or supplement with your doctor because of possible interactions with other medicines and or supplements. ...Read more

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Hi. I'm going to start my fresh IVF treatment soon and I wondering if I can continuing taking supplements like coq-10, pycnogenol, royal jelly, vite, ?

Hi. I'm going to start my fresh IVF treatment soon and I wondering if I can continuing taking supplements like coq-10, pycnogenol, royal jelly, vite, ?

Ask you Dr: Some "supplements" actually have hormonal activity and may interfere with your stimulation. Its best to bring a list and share this with your dr prior to starting ivf. ...Read more

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Does pycnogenol interfere with femara (letrozole)? It helps alleviate my joint pain and side effects from the femara (letrozole).

Does pycnogenol interfere with femara (letrozole)? It helps alleviate my joint pain and side effects from the femara (letrozole).

Not to my knowledge: Pycnogenol is known to be a natural antinflammatory. To my knowledge, it has not been shown to interfere with most medications. ...Read more

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Can I take cocktail of these for ED and make my penis hard and bigger Here are the names. L-Arginine, pycnogenol, horny goat weed, and korean ginseng?

Can I take cocktail of these for ED and make my penis hard and bigger Here are the names. L-Arginine, pycnogenol, horny goat weed, and korean ginseng?

U can. Y wd u want2?: I don't think anyone can physically stop you from swallowing the pills. But my question is, why would you want to gamble with your health? You have no idea if any of these herbs & supplements will work (none of them are proven), if they're pure, or if they interact dangerously. At your age, if you need medication to help ED, you're better off seeing a doctor to find & treat the root cause. HT Prim ...Read more

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Years ago a dr advised me to take pycogenol for my fibromyalgia. Can anyone weigh in on this, suggest dosage, or recommend any others. Coq10 helps.?

Years ago a dr advised me to take pycogenol for my fibromyalgia. Can anyone weigh in on this, suggest dosage, or recommend any others. Coq10 helps.?

Pycogenol ande Coenz: Both of these supplements have antioxidant properties with theoretical and anectodal support. I am not aware of any well designed research studies that demonstrate that this is an effective treatment for this condition. Generally more effective than any one modality or pill is a medically supervised interdisciplinary approach that is individualized to the patients needs. ...Read more

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What are the warning signs of mg?

What are the warning signs of mg?

Myasthenia Gravis: Myasthenia gravis can present in different forms. For example, patient with ocular mg may present with variable ptosis of one or the both eyes. Patient may also have on/off diplopia. Systemic signs could be difficulty with doing repeatitive activities in the form of fatigue. ...Read more

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What are the warning signs of stroke?

What are the warning signs of stroke?

See below: Sudden heavy feeling or paralysis or weakness of one side of the body, drooping of the same side of the face. Slurred speech, confusion, vision changes, and headache. These symptoms have a sudden onset and would all happen on the same side of the body. If you or someone you know is experiencing these signs, call for help immediately and take note of the time of symptom onset. ...Read more

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What are some warning signs of crohns?

What are some warning signs of crohns?

Mucous, bloody stool: Crohn's is one of the inflammatory bowel conditions. One of the main signs will be a change in bowel movements usually with blood and/or mucous. Blood in the stool can be red, or dark, tarry and sticky. Abdominal pain is common as well. Rarely constipation can occur. It is systemic so many parts of the body can be affected and not just the stool: joint pain, fever, weight loss and fistulas. ...Read more

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What are the warning sides of suicide?

What are the warning sides of suicide?

Hopelessness: Sadness, isolation, recent crisis, giving important personal things away, talk or threats of suicide, not eating or taking care of oneself. If you or someone you know is thinking or talking about suicide, please call the crisis call center at 1-800-273-8255 or text ctl to 741741. You can also call 911. ...Read more

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What are the warning signs of a tsunami?

What are the warning signs of a tsunami?

There may be very: Few. This is because a tsunamis may hit thousands of kilometres from the earthquake that caused it. Thus it may not be felt. When the tsunami is in deep oceans - it may not be apparent. Right before it hits, the sea may briefly recede from the coast. However the best way to find out is from a a tsunami warning system which includes a network of tsunami sensors. Not all countries have this. ...Read more

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What are the warning signs of type I diabetes?

What are the warning signs of type I diabetes?

See below: Early signs and symptoms of diabetes include increased urination, increased thirst and weight changes. Diabetes can only be diagnosed by a physician though. ...Read more

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Please describe the warning signs of a stroke?

Please describe the warning signs of a stroke?

NINDS website: Check the national institute for neurological disorders and stroke (ninds) for this info, the link is http://www. Ninds. Nih. Gov/disorders/stroke/knowstroke. Htm
different from heart attacks, most strokes don't hurt. Patients often show up too late. Severe headaches may indicate hemorrhagic stroke or aneurysm rupture. If in doubt, go to the emergency room. ...Read more

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What are some early warning signs for rosacea?

What are some early warning signs for rosacea?

Redness: The early prominence of superficial capillaries of the cheeks and nose can be some early warning signs of rosacea. ...Read more

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Should I be worried about prop 65 warning labels?

Not the labels perse: Why don't you explain what prop the meaning of Prop 65 is. That would make it much easier to address your concerns. ...Read more

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What are the warning signs that a stroke is coming?

What are the warning signs that a stroke is coming?

Symptoms: A stroke hits without warning. A small stroke can be a suggestion though, that you might have another one. Symptoms are many and include, weakness, facial droop, sensory changes, loss of speech, seizure or altered mental status. ...Read more

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Can you explain what are some warning signs of diabetes?

Can you explain what are some warning signs of diabetes?

Thirst, hunger...: Frequent urination, undue fatigue

if concerned at all, see md to catch / treat early

and can check sugars before person get these symtoms, to try to catch it early in people with family history of diabetes. ...Read more

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What do I do if a flood or flash flood warning is issued?

What do I do if a flood or flash flood warning is issued?

Floods: Floods are New Zealand’s number one hazard in terms of frequency, losses and declared civil defense emergencies. Floods can cause injury and loss of life, damage to property and infrastructure, loss of stock, and contamination of water and land. Getting ready before a flood strikes will help reduce damage to your home and business and help you survive. Http://www. Getthru. Govt. Nz/disasters/flood/ ...Read more

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Could you tell me what are some early warning signs of stroke?

Could you tell me what are some early warning signs of stroke?

From the ASA: From the american stroke association:

one or more of the following are present in 88% of strokes or transient ischemic attacks (tia, stroke like, lasting a short time):

1. Face weakness (ex. Unbalanced smile)
2. Arm weakness (cannot hold both arms up equally)
3. Speech difficulty, slurring

hope this helps. ...Read more

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Can dystonia come about overnight? Are there any warning signs?

Can dystonia come about overnight? Are there any warning signs?

It depends: Dystonia is just a description of abnormal muscle tone. Dystonia can affect small muscles or separate limbs or total body. Some cases are progressive and severe while others are transient and resolve to normal. Ther are some forms associated with genetic and metabolic disorders. Many cases are primary without cause or genetic association. ...Read more

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What's the difference between tornado watch and tornado warning?

Severity: In a tornado watch, circumstances are such that tornados are possible. A tornado warning means a tornado has been cited, and there is imminent danger to your life and property. ...Read more