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My wife has been prescibed omeprazol long term, 40 mg per day?

Posted 11 Mar 2011 by alan margetts 3 answers

I understand omeprazol destroys magnesium and is dangerous long term, slippery elm has been proposed as an alternative? The reason for the prescription is excessive acid causing the oesophagus to close.

I just started on slippery elm three days ago and I now have extreme abdominal pain, bloating, gas?

Posted 9 May 2014 by gailmofield 1 answer

... and weakness. Any correlation? Any suggestions?

I was told to take slippery elm tea once in the morning and work up to 3 cups per day. The tea was?

Posted 4 May 2012 by Preakness 1 answer

... not available, so I purchased the 400 mg capsules. Are these 2 interchangable, and if so, what dosage of the capsules should be taken?

Asacol and enemas did not help my UC. side effect severe headaches?

Posted 12 Apr 2013 by 3Bunnies 1 answer

After contacting a certified homeopath I tried Slippery Elm Caplets from the health food store. I felt better in one day and the diarrhea is under control for the first time in years. YEARS ! Why haven't I heard of it sooner ? I spent $9 and got relief !

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