I´m 30 years old, weight 130 lbs., I take Nadolol 20mg for the treatment of Mitral Valve Prolapse/Arythmia and I started taking today a herbal supplement called Fucus which has Iodine. The thing is I have a big water retention problem and have developed a lot cellulitis over the years (and the herb should help dissolve localized fat). I´ve always been tested on tyroid function but have always had near to normal results, so maybe a bit of iodine wouldn´t harm. But anyway, It´s always been an issue (my doctors make me always have blood tests on that) and my metabolism is getting slower with the years (so I´m putting up a lot of weight). I searched info on the product (Fucus) and it said I should not take it if I use meds to make the blood more fluid. I don´t know if Nadolol/Corgard is that kind of drug.
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
... know if anyone has been through it the recovery time and if they used a cows valve or machincal valve??
1 answer • 10 Aug 2009
I've been treated for mitral valve prolapse for over 30 yrs-- last week my heart Dr said I don't have this condition anymore- ever heard of ...
1 answer • 10 Apr 2010
I have a sever joint disease called Ehlers Danlose Syndrome Type 3, aslo degenerative scoliosis, and mitral valve prolapse with my heart, that has ...
3 answers • 17 Dec 2010
I have Chronic Pain which has been going on more than 10 years. IC, Fibro, IBS, Mitral Valve Prolapse, Osteoporosis/Arthritis and Depression (big ...
1 answer • 28 Apr 2011