I bought some Hoodia a while ago and did not take it I have lost the sheet that tellls me how much to take and when. Can you tell me the daily dosage please?
I found the following inforation regarding Hoodia here on drugs.com. It does not list specific amouns to take, and when, i am sorry to say. I hope this information helps you.
Who should not take Hoodia?
Do not take Hoodia without first talking to your doctor if you have diabetes,
heart disease or high blood pressure,
a bleeding or blood clotting disorder,
anorexia, bulimia or any other eating disorder.
Talk to your doctor before taking Hoodia if you have any other medical conditions, allergies (especially to plants), or if you take other medicines or herbal/ health supplements.
Do not take Hoodia without first talking to your doctor if you are pregnant or could become pregnant.
Do not take Hoodia without first talking to your doctor if you are breast-feeding a baby.
There is no information available regarding the use of Hoodia by children. Do not give any herbal/ health supplement to a child without first talking to the child's doctor.
How should I take Hoodia?
The use of Hoodia in cultural and traditional settings may differ from concepts accepted by current Western medicine. When considering the use of herbal supplements, consultation with a primary health care professional is advisable. Additionally, consultation with a practitioner trained in the uses of herbal/ health supplements may be beneficial, and coordination of treatment among all health care providers involved may be advantageous.
Take Hoodia as directed on the package or as directed by your doctor, pharmacist, or other health care provider.
Store Hoodia as directed on the package.
What happens if I miss a dose?
No information is available regarding a missed dose of Hoodia. Consult your doctor, pharmacist, or health care provider if you require further information.
What happens if I overdose?
Seek emergency medical attention.
What should I avoid while taking Hoodia?
There are no known restrictions on food, beverages, or activity while taking Hoodia, unless otherwise directed by your health care provider.
What are the possible side effects of Hoodia?
Hoodia is not a stimulant, and has no known side effects.
Hoodia appears to be safe for most people although further scientific studies are required to establish the safety profile of Hoodia extract.
Talk to your doctor about any side effect that you develop.
What other drugs will affect Hoodia?
While there are no known interactions between Hoodia and other medicines, it is recommended you talk to your doctor, pharmacist, or health care provider before taking any prescription or over-the-counter medicines or other herbal/ health supplements.
- Hoodia Information for Consumers
- Hoodia Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
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