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Doctor insights on: Dangers Of Eating Too Many Mushrooms

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How dangerous is it to eat mushrooms?

How dangerous is it to eat mushrooms?

Could be: Commercial mushrooms come from safe sources. If you are into foraging for them, either you must be an expert or do this with an expert. Some like morels are easy to identify but others can be difficult and mushroom poisoning is something you would rather not acquire. ...Read more

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What are the dangers of psilocibin mushrooms?

What are the dangers of psilocibin mushrooms?

Dangers are Real.: The effects of mushrooms (psilocybin) vary significantly on their strength & purity. It is difficult to know much active material you are using. The significant issues occur when they are taken in large amt's.They have potential to cause nausea, vomiting, cramping, abdominal pain, diarrhea, ^ blood pressure, ^ heart rate, impaired judgment, dizziness, anxiety & flashbacks, numbness, dizziness >. ...Read more

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What happens if I eat a magic mushroom and it is a dangerous/deadly one then how long will it take for the effects to kick in?

What happens if I eat a magic mushroom and it is a dangerous/deadly one then how long will it take for the effects to kick in?

What mushroom?: People are scared of the deathcap mushroom especially. It causes liver failure and death within a couple of weeks. See here for more info and identifying features: http://www. Anbg. Gov. Au/fungi/deathcap. Html If you think you ate one, go the the hospital right away. ...Read more

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Could there be any dangers taking magic mushrooms and Aleve (naproxen) painkillers?

Could there be any dangers taking magic mushrooms and Aleve (naproxen) painkillers?

Forget the naproxen: The danger is in the 'magic mushrooms.' there is nothing magic about them, and the reality is that you have really no way to know what you are getting. If pure psilocybin/psilocin, there are still 'bad trips' from them. But they may really by pcp or amphetamine-based drugs like ecstasy, which can have very serious problems. At 49, you aren't a kid - high pulse with these drugs not good for heart. ...Read more

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Is it dangerous to take ganoderma mushrooms pills while having a pituitary macroadenoma and just started dostinex (cabergoline) because of high prolactin level?

Is it dangerous to take ganoderma mushrooms pills while having a pituitary macroadenoma and just started dostinex (cabergoline) because of high prolactin level?

Who knows: What's in the pills and what it could do to you? Reishi mushroom is POSSIBLY SAFE for most people when used appropriately. It can cause some side effects including dryness of the mouth, throat, and nasal area along with itchiness, stomach upset, nosebleed, and bloody stools. However, there is almost no scientific evidence to document any of the claims. ...Read more

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Advice? Would there be any dangers taking magic mushrooms and Aleve (naproxen) painkillers?

Advice? Would there be any dangers taking magic mushrooms and Aleve (naproxen) painkillers?

How about putting: Away the toys, at your age. Psychedelic drugs, including psilocybin/psilocin get more toxic as we get older, because they can greatly increase heart rate and stress the cardiovascular system. There are no known interactions between Naproxen and any psychedelic. I think you need to consider whether drugs are a problem for you, and if you need help dealing with them. ...Read more

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I'm prescribed Gabapentin for nerve pain. Would any of these be dangerous for me to also take? Psilocybin mushrooms MDMA (150 mg) Klonopin (.25mg)

I'm prescribed Gabapentin for nerve pain. Would any of these be dangerous for me to also take? Psilocybin mushrooms MDMA (150 mg) Klonopin (.25mg)

MDMA is never pure: & never safe for anybody. Hallucinogenic 'shrooms are good if you want to be admitted to a psychiatric hospital for a psychotic break, unless you kill yourself first by jumping off a roof because you think you can fly. Gabapentin increases the half-life, plasma concentration, sedative & CNS depressant effects of Clonazepam. Adding alcohol would be very dangerous see your psychiatrist ASAP. ...Read more

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What are the dangers of eating close to bedtime?

What are the dangers of eating close to bedtime?

Belly Fire or Fat: Heartburn: if you lay down or "schlump" 2 hours or less before bedtime, you can get acid reflux. The other problem is that your metabolism isn't revved up when you sleep so those bedtime snacks turn into extra pounds around your tummy. ...Read more

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What are some of the dangers of eating a bag of sunflower seeds a day?

What are some of the dangers of eating a bag of sunflower seeds a day?

Sunflower seeds: Benefits outweigh any dangers. Examples are high content of essential fatty acids such as linoleic acid, dietary fiber, tryptophan, vitamin b1 & e & folic acid, and the cholesterol lowering phytosterols. The only negative is that if the seeds are old, ingesting them might cause stomach irritation with bloating & diarrhea. ...Read more

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I was wondering what are the dangers of eating microwave oven too much?

Basically none: There are a host of internet hoaxes about the dangers of microwaving. I'm not aware of any reason to be concerned. ...Read more

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What are the dangers of eating too much honey at one time? Does honey give you a huge sugar high?

What are the dangers of eating too much honey at one time? Does honey give you a huge sugar high?

Too much is too bad: Small quantities good for you. Too much of a good thing applies to honey. There is a lot of fructose in honey, so eating too much could lead to weight gain, allergies, acne, diabetes, pancreatic cancer. And honey is slightly acidic, so if you chow down on it regularly, it could erode tooth enamel. The sweetness of honey and sugar is about the same. So the recommended serving size is too. ...Read more

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Is eating minnows dangerous?

Is eating minnows dangerous?

Minnows: Eating minnows is very dangerous for the minnows.

As long as the minnows come from clean, unpolluted water, you should be fine eating them.

But why would you want to eat minnows? ...Read more

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What are the dangers of sleep eating?

What are the dangers of sleep eating?

You may get huge: I am sure you already know that the us is suffering an obesity epidemic because we have too much foods, often not the healthy type. If you over-eat/too much, you will get fat. Night eating is one contributing factor to our obesity epidemic. If you don't even know that you are eating, you certainly will get heavier over time. I would consult doc to find out why you are doing so. Good luck. ...Read more

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Are there any dangers from eating burnt popcorn?

Are there any dangers from eating burnt popcorn?

Not short term: Burning food carries carcinogens. Carcinogens are cancer producing entities. Over time eating alot of grilled, burned meat and other foods is not healthy.
When grilling outside and you eat overcooked meat you can take a Vitamin C pill. It will help neutralize the carcinogens from the burned food. Popcorn is a risk for diverticulitis. Choose better choices of snacks to stay healthy. ...Read more

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Are there any dangers in taking aspirin and not eating?

Are there any dangers in taking aspirin and not eating?

Aspirin: Aspirin can be irritating to the lining of your stomach so it is best to take it with some food. Even milk would be okay. ...Read more

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Is eating mushrooms good or bad for you? Please advise!

Is eating mushrooms good or bad for you? Please advise!

No: Commercial mushrooms added to food makes them more palatable and interesting. Mushrooms from this source have few nutrients however. Be careful about harvesting your own as there are some seriously poisonous varieties growing wild. In general, however, mushrooms are neither bad nor good in the usual sense of these words. ...Read more

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Is eating lots of packaged tuna dangerous? Please advise!

Depending on which: Tuna species it is - there can be variable amounts of mercury. ...Read more