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Doctor insights on: What Is The Difference Between Fenugreek Extract Fenugreek Seed

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Please advise if it's ok to mix "six-star" test booster with tribulus & fenugreek seed extract?

Please advise if it's ok to mix "six-star" test booster with tribulus & fenugreek seed extract?

Not sure: Six Star Testosterone Booster. Healthtap Doctors
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I am using a liquid extract that contains natural saw palmetto, fennel, fenugreek. I'm 18 and I am wondering if these can cause breast cancer?

I am using a liquid extract that contains natural saw palmetto, fennel, fenugreek. I'm 18 and I am wondering if these can cause breast cancer?

At 18 why worry: About breast cancer, have healthy habbits avoid illicit drugs, regular exercises, good balanced diet, and another 18 yrs from now go for regular breast emanation, the products you are using has no scientific proof will cause or prevent breast cancer ...Read more

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My idi is 216 can I take fenugreek seeds to reduce ldl?

My idi is 216 can I take fenugreek seeds to reduce ldl?

Proven effective: According to http://www. Drugs. Com/npp/fenugreek. Html a review of 5 human randomized trials show a 15-33% reduction in cholesterol & many animal studies also confirm this. Doses range from 5 grams to 2 oz.- see http://www. Ehow. Com/how_5724440_reduce-cholesterol-fenugreek. Html
fenugreek seeds are quite safe. One good source: http://www. Vitacost. Com/starwest-botanicals-fenugreek-seed-whole-organic. ...Read more

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How does the use of fenugreek seeds reduce diabetic levels?

How does the use of fenugreek seeds reduce diabetic levels?

OF COURSE NOT!: Why would you take anything that you don't know what it is, don't know what it's supposed to do for you, don't know how to judge if it's helping and don't know what harm it might do or how it could interact with your medication? Don't get your medical information from friends, tv or the internet. Stick with what your doctor prescribes and that only. It won't help your blood sugar at all. ...Read more

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Has it really been shown that daily taking off fenugreek seeds, control diabetes?

Has it really been shown that daily taking off fenugreek seeds, control diabetes?

Perhaps, Some: Per: http://www. Ncbi. Nlm. Nih. Gov/pubmed/2194788 & http://www. Ncbi. Nlm. Nih. Gov/pubmed/1186885, some improvement may occur. However, you may notice that these were small, short trials & fall far short of clinical standards routinely required in phase 3 clinical trials for agents, which if they work well enough vs. Downsides, may result in fda approval & not all fda approved products turn out great. ...Read more

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I have stomach ache due to overeating of fenugreek seeds?

I have stomach ache due to overeating of fenugreek seeds?

Why not.: If you over-consume anything, even water, there will be ill effects. So, don't do that. Use good judgement, and take your fenugreek in moderation. There will be no lasting ill effects from the components, as far as I can tell. Good luck. ...Read more

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What will fenugreek seeds for me?

What will fenugreek seeds for me?

Fenugreek: It stimulates breast milk production in breast feeding women & increases libido, lowers cholesterol & sugar. ...Read more

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What are the benefits of fenugreek seeds?

What are the benefits of fenugreek seeds?

Probably none: You may hear lots of benefits of certain herbs and supplements, but not all are substantiated. Fenugreek has been reported to help regulate blood sugar, but the main benefit is probably that it contains fiber and therefore can be treated as a fiber supplement. ...Read more

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Hi, do you think I can gain weight taking fenugreek seeds?

Hi, do you think I can gain weight taking fenugreek seeds?

Fenugreek seeds: Fenugreek is used for digestive problems, upset stomach, constipation, and inflammation of the stomach
It is also used for atherosclerosis and for high blood levels of certain fats including cholesterol and triglycerides
Women who are breast-feeding sometimes use fenugreek to promote milk flow
There is not enough scientific evidence to determine effectiveness for these

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Does fenugreek seeds increase uric acid level?

Does fenugreek seeds increase uric acid level?

No: I can find no evidence that fenugreek seeds increase uric acid levels. I have found articles recommending taking fenugreek seeds both internally and externally as a poultice for gout as it has anti-inflammatory properties.
See https://draxe. Com/fenugreek/ for more on fenugreek. ...Read more

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Does fenugreek seed make the skin lighter and does it make the breast enlarge.?

Does fenugreek seed make the skin lighter and does it make the breast enlarge.?

Neither.: There is no credible scientific evidence, to the best of my knowledge, that fenugreek does either of those things. ...Read more

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How does fenugreek tea look like?

Here is a photo:: Http://www. Bing. Com/images/search? Q=fenugreek+tea;form=hdrsc2#view=detail;id=36d25c60da77dd9219d00e6f31094030121c5104;selectedindex=5.

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Can fenugreek cause hematospermia?

Can fenugreek cause hematospermia?

Unknown.: A direct link to fenugreek consumption has not been found. A variety of conditions have been reported in patients with hematospermia, including benign and malignant disorders of the prostate gland, seminal vesicles, spermatic cord, and ejaculatory duct system, and urinary tract infections. However, the cause is unknown in most patients. ...Read more

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Are there teas that have fenugreek in them?

Are there teas that have fenugreek in them?

Yes: You can see at your local health food or natural food atore. ...Read more

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Could fenugreek work/have any side effects?

Could fenugreek work/have any side effects?

Fenugreek: May have some temporary effect on breast size but that may well be accompanied by galactorrhea (breast milk production). So if you are asking about increasing your breast size- don't recommend that. ...Read more

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Can I take iron and fenugreek at the same time?

Can I take iron and fenugreek at the same time?

Yes: Both of these supplements can be taking together. Taking iron supplements with Vitamin C, as in orange or tomato juice, will increase the absorption. ...Read more

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Can fenugreek make you test positive on a drug test?

Can fenugreek make you test positive on a drug test?

Not seen that: Never seen this cause a false positive on a drug test. ...Read more

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I'm male and use fenugreek, will it have side effects?

I'm male and use fenugreek, will it have side effects?

Side effects: Side effects include diarrhea, stomach upset, bloating, gas, and a “maple syrup” odor in urine. Fenugreek can cause nasal congestion, coughing, wheezing, facial swelling, and severe allergic reactions in hypersensitive people. Fenugreek might lower blood sugar. ...Read more

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How long should I use fenugreek to increase milk production?

Fenugreek: Minimum 3500 mg daily can take two days to two weeks to see change. Can be taken short and. Long term. ...Read more

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I am a male I want to know if black cohosh and fenugreek can be taken together is there any danger?

I am a male I want to know if black cohosh and fenugreek can be taken together is there any danger?

No danger: Not sure of the benefit, may contradict each other. Could not find much literature of what the black cohash does. ...Read more

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Does crushed fenugreek seeds helps in reducing blood blood sugar levels?

Does crushed fenugreek seeds helps in reducing blood blood sugar levels?

Yes: Like many natural supplements, more research is needed, but a handful of studies have shown that 10-15 grams of ground fenugreek seeds per day improve fasting blood sugar & hemoglobin a1c. Animal studies show it improves Insulin sensitivity. See http://www. Emaxhealth. Com/1275/fenugreek-type-2-diabetes &
http://www. Wikihow. Com/use-fenugreek-for-diabetes. ...Read more

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Can I take fenugreek seeds and amino acid (arginine) together? What are the doses?

Can I take fenugreek seeds and amino acid (arginine) together? What are the doses?

Careful: Need to be careful when eating whole seeds. Sometimes they remain undigested and can be the source of appendicitis if they become lodged during intestinal transport. L-arginine is commonly sold in 500mg capsules. Dose can be anywhere from 1000mg-3000mg a day. Higher doses can cause diarrhea. If taking to support no cycle, might look at l-citrulline instead. ...Read more

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Can fenugreek enhance my milk supply?

Can fenugreek enhance my milk supply?

Yes: This preparation may increase supply in women and with rare exceptions is not associated with problems with the baby. Used in quantities of up to 3x3xdaily it can cause diarrhea in some women. Finding a source of reliable potency can be a problem with any herbal preparation. See hale, "medications and mothers milk 14ed.2010. ...Read more

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Can fenugreek help stimulate my milk supply?

Can fenugreek help stimulate my milk supply?

Yes: Fenugreek is an herb found in a lot of mediterranean cooking, tastes like licorice. It has been shown, along with other herbs like blessed thistle, to bolster milk production. You can take it as a pill if black licorice isn't your thing, but it also comes in mother's milk tea, which you steep for 10 minutes before drinking. Keeping yourself well hydrated helps too. ...Read more

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Is it ok to take spironolactone, fenugreek and turmeric at the same time?

Is it ok to take spironolactone, fenugreek and turmeric at the same time?

Careful with these: Fenugreek and turmeric can both be vasodilators, potentially adding to the BP lowering effect of spironolactone. Also both fenugreek and turmeric can increase pt and inr bleeding time -- so should not be used simultaneously. If the turmeric and fenugreek are only being used to spice food (and not in supplemental quantities) this risk would be much less. ...Read more