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I have a very good health food store with a knowledgeable owner. If she suggests a certain root or herb, can I use it safely for cauda equina syndrome?
8 doctors weighed in

Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery
4 doctors agree
In brief: NO NO NO
Herbs or home remedy dose not help.
You need to seen sine or nerou surgeon as soon as possible.Thank you.

In brief: NO NO NO
Herbs or home remedy dose not help.
You need to seen sine or nerou surgeon as soon as possible.Thank you.
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
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1 comment
Dr. James Ferguson
A few years ago the owner of the largest local health food store( a knowledgable chap by report) died at about 48 or so from "natural" causes. I'm cool with adding complimentary stuff to treatment that works, but you might as well pick out your wheel chair if you're going to depend on herbs.
Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
Neurology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: NO !!
Taking unknown herbs or roots are not necessarily harmless what is more they could not have any benefit for a structural disorder like caudal equine lesions!

In brief: NO !!
Taking unknown herbs or roots are not necessarily harmless what is more they could not have any benefit for a structural disorder like caudal equine lesions!
Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
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Dr. Mark Weston
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
In brief: Careful
If it works i would love to know what she suggested just watch for herb drug interactions if you take something else blood thinners you can also check with a naturopathic doctor better recommendation you wouldnt adk a pharmacist to prescribe medications without a history and exam.

In brief: Careful
If it works i would love to know what she suggested just watch for herb drug interactions if you take something else blood thinners you can also check with a naturopathic doctor better recommendation you wouldnt adk a pharmacist to prescribe medications without a history and exam.
Dr. Mark Weston
Dr. Mark Weston
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