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Is garcinia cambogia effective?

Is garcinia cambogia effective?

NO Don't use it: Garcinia cambogia is in most weight loss supplements, and can cause liver failure.It was also used in Hydroxycut which was taken off the market as people died from using it. I see a handful of patients per month with abnormal liver tests after using this medicine. I would NOT recommend it. There is no "magic pill" for weight loss. Diet and exercise remain the #1 way to lose weight and keep it off ...Read more

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What is garcinia cambogia?

What is garcinia cambogia?

Tamarind: Garcinia cambogia, also known as tamarind, is a plant that produces a small fruit that is usually used as a spice. Since you are asking here, you may be wanting to know if it's helpful in weight loss efforts, a question for which I have no answer due to no experience with it being used for this purpose. ...Read more

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Does pure garcinia cambodia extract really work!?

Does pure garcinia cambodia extract really work!?

Don't use it: Garcinia cambogia is in most weight loss supplements, and can cause liver failure.It was also used in Hydroxycut which was taken off the market as people died from using it. I see a handful of patients per month with abnormal liver tests after using this medicine. I would NOT recommend it. There is no "magic pill" for weight loss. Diet and exercise remain the #1 way to lose weight and keep it off ...Read more

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Great garcinia cambogia slim fast, what is this?

Agree w Dr. Rahimi: garcinia cambogia - no well documented scientific evidence. ...Read more

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How is garcinia cambogia?

How is garcinia cambogia?

Don't use it: Garcinia cambogia is in most weight loss supplements, and can cause liver failure.It was also used in Hydroxycut which was taken off the market as people died from using it. I see a handful of patients per month with abnormal liver tests after using this medicine. I would NOT recommend it. There is no "magic pill" for weight loss. Diet and exercise remain the #1 way to lose weight and keep it off ...Read more

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Does citalopram interact with garcinia cambogua extract?

Does citalopram interact with garcinia cambogua extract?

May cause GI symptom: Garcinia is a fruit extract marketed as a weight loss supplement. High doses of garcinia may act as a laxative. Be careful of excess nausea, vomiting and diarrhea when taking both meds as these are potential side effects observed in both. ...Read more

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What is taking garcinia cambogia premium like?

What is taking garcinia cambogia premium like?

Don't use it: Garcinia cambogia is in most weight loss supplements, and can cause liver failure.It was also used in Hydroxycut which was taken off the market as people died from using it. I see a handful of patients per month with abnormal liver tests after using this medicine. I would NOT recommend it. There is no "magic pill" for weight loss. Diet and exercise remain the #1 way to lose weight and keep it off ...Read more

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Are garcinia cambogia & Lexapro (escitalopram) safe together?

Are garcinia cambogia & Lexapro (escitalopram) safe together?

Lexapro (escitalopram) and garcinia: Very rare side effects have included a drop in white cell counts, pneumonia, and liver difficulties. As with anything in medicine you have to decide whether the risk is less then the benefit. Please discuss this with your family practitioner or psychiatrist as well. ...Read more

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Are garcinia cambogia & Lexapro (escitalopram) safe together?

Are garcinia cambogia & Lexapro (escitalopram) safe together?

No: These two medicines can have negative interactions so not advisable to combine them, also make sure you had normal liver panel before taking garcinia cambogia as a substance in it called hydroxycitric acid (HCA) can harm your liver. ...Read more

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Is garcinia cambogia better to take than hydroxycut?

Is garcinia cambogia better to take than hydroxycut?

Only for...: Hi. Garcinia cambogia and hydroxycut are both bogus snake oil. You taking Garcinia cambogia is only better for the snake oil salespeople who sell Garcinia cambogia. But hey, it's YOUR money! Good luck! ...Read more

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Garcinia cambogia extract forumla, what is this for?

Garcinia cambogia extract forumla, what is this for?

Don't use it: Garcinia cambogia is in most weight loss supplements, and can cause liver failure.It was also used in Hydroxycut which was taken off the market as people died from using it. I see a handful of patients per month with abnormal liver tests after using this medicine. I would NOT recommend it. There is no "magic pill" for weight loss. Diet and exercise remain the #1 way to lose weight and keep it off ...Read more

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Can plexus slim be taken w seaweed nazacort echinachea opc grapeseed garlic Lipitor (atorvastatin) ginger omeprazole fish oil acetyllcartinine & glucosaminecondroit?

Can plexus slim be taken w seaweed nazacort echinachea opc grapeseed garlic Lipitor (atorvastatin) ginger omeprazole fish oil acetyllcartinine & glucosaminecondroit?

Probably: One of the problems with many supplements is that there is little research on safety and effectiveness. Plexus slim has many ingredients; I have reviewed them ; they are all safe and have no known interactions with the things you are taking. However, avoid plexus slim accelerator- it is hazardous! i believe anyone on Lipitor (atorvastatin) should take coq10. See http://bit.Ly/1jjpcpg ; http://bit.Ly/1era8lt. ...Read more

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Okay to take pure garcinia cambogia while taking herbalife shakes?

Okay to take pure garcinia cambogia while taking herbalife shakes?

NO, Don't use them: Garcinia cambogia is in most weight loss supplements, and can cause liver failure.It was also used in Hydroxycut which was taken off the market as people died from using it. I see a handful of patients per month with abnormal liver tests after using this medicine. I would NOT recommend it. There is no "magic pill" for weight loss. Diet and exercise remain the #1 way to lose weight and keep it off ...Read more

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Garcina Cambogia & 250 mg fluoxetine... recommendation?

Garcina Cambogia & 250 mg fluoxetine... recommendation?

Holy Moley !: 25 mg of fluoxetine ? That would be an overdose. Not sure why you would be taking the Garcinia Cambogia. ...Read more

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Is cambogia garcinia ok w/statin & thyroid?

Is cambogia garcinia ok w/statin & thyroid?

Yes, but: Why waste your $$ on something that you don't know what it is, what it's supposed to do, what harm it can cause, etc. This supplement has been documented to do absolution nothing positive for any medical problem. Don't get your medical information from friends, tv or the internet. ...Read more

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Rasberry ketones safe for pacemaker patient?

Rasberry ketones safe for pacemaker patient?

raspberry ketone: Read this wiki: there's no evidence this stuff does any good.... http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/raspberry_ketone. ...Read more

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Is garcinia cambogia safe for people who drink synthroid (thyroxine)?

Is garcinia cambogia safe for people who drink synthroid (thyroxine)?

Garcinia Cambogia: It is probably safe to take the recommended amounts of Garcinia while taking synthroid (thyroxine). However, at your age for you to take Synthroid (thyroxine) tells me that you will need further work up for Hashimoto's thyroiditis. Please have this tested. ...Read more

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Kankunis slimming tea is safe?

Kankunis slimming tea is safe?

No safety info.: Kankunis herbal slimming tea is made in the philippines by diamond laboratories inc., a leading medium-sized pharmaceutical, medical and health products company there, but may not be of the same quality like the herbal teas made in the us.It contains senna (a laxative), shiu sen tea ; malvae as per label. There is no safety information available. ...Read more

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